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North Carolina courthouse removes Confederate statue, saying it’s time ‘to move forward’

North Carolina courthouse removes Confederate statue, saying it’s time ‘to move forward’

A Confederate statue that stood at for more than 100 years was removed from a North Carolina courthouse early Wednesday, joining a handful of places around the state where Confederate statues have come down despite a law protecting them. Read full article: North Carolina courthouse removes Confed...→

North Carolina courthouse removes Confederate statue, saying it’s time ‘to move forward’

North Carolina courthouse removes Confederate statue, saying it’s time ‘to move forward’

A Confederate statue that stood at for more than 100 years was removed from a North Carolina courthouse early Wednesday, joining a handful of places around the state where Confederate statues have come down despite a law protecting them. Read full article: North Carolina courthouse removes Confed...→

Dog Sniffs Out Dangerous Bacteria at North Carolina Hospital

Dog Sniffs Out Dangerous Bacteria at North Carolina Hospital

Detecting dangerous bacteria can be difficult, but an unusual new helper is sniffing around Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, North Carolina to help patients. Read full article: Dog Sniffs Out Dangerous Bacteria at Nor...→

North Carolina man kept woman as sex slave for 5 years: sheriff

North Carolina man kept woman as sex slave for 5 years: sheriff

A North Carolina man kept a woman as a sex slave for five years, authorities said. Salvador Espinoza Escobar, 48, is accused of holding the victim – identified only as an adult female – in “sexual … Read full article: North Carolina man kept woman as sex sla...→

North Carolina father arrested after allegedly tackling son’s HS wrestling opponent: report

A father in North Carolina was arrested Saturday after police say he tackled a high school wrestler who has just slammed his son to the ground during a tournament. Read full article: North Carolina father arrested after all...→

A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a lime green puppy

A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a lime green puppy

A lime green puppy born Friday, January 10, stunned a North Carolina family, who called it an "incredible" experience. Read full article: A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a ...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named 'œHulk Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school's roof off, injuring 3

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school's roof off, injuring 3

Students at an elementary school in North Carolina were forced to run for their lives after severe storms moving through the area on Monday spawned a microburst that caused the roof to collapse, injuring three people. Read full article: North Carolina students flee as mircobur...→

Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suffers shark bite

A North Carolina man taking advantage of unseasonably warm weather was bitten by a shark while surfing off the coast Monday afternoon Read full article: Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suff...→

Clemson shocks North Carolina for first win ever in Chapel Hill

Clemson shocks North Carolina for first win ever in Chapel Hill

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Year after year, every Clemson team that played at North Carolina left the court in the same fashion: by throwing another loss onto what had grown into a bizarrely long streak. … Read full article: Clemson shocks North Carolina for first ...→

North Carolina church members tackle man trying to force his way inside

North Carolina church members tackle man trying to force his way inside

Baptist church congregants in North Carolina reportedly tackled a man who attempted to force his way inside during services last Sunday.  Read full article: North Carolina church members tackle man...→

'This Is Racist' Found Spray-Painted on Confederate Statue in Richmond

'This Is Racist' Found Spray-Painted on Confederate Statue in Richmond

The phrase "This is Racist" was reportedly found spray-painted on a Confederate monument in Richmond, Virginia, on Tuesday.  Read full article: 'This Is Racist' Found Spray-Painted on ...→

Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in North Carolina

Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in North Carolina

The state of North Carolina says it has secured an agreement with Duke Energy to excavate nearly 80 million tons of coal ash at six facilities Read full article: Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in...→

North Carolina Couple cooking pizza accidentally chars snake

North Carolina Couple cooking pizza accidentally chars snake

A North Carolina couple cooking a frozen pizza Monday inadvertently charred a snake that somehow found its way inside the oven, a report said. Amber Helm and her husband, Robert Helm, found the “cr… Read full article: North Carolina Couple cooking pizza acci...→

34K Chickens Die in Fires at Virginia, North Carolina Farms

34K Chickens Die in Fires at Virginia, North Carolina Farms

Investigators believe up to 34,000 chickens were killed during two separate poultry farm fires in North Carolina and Virginia within a day of each other late last week. Read full article: 34K Chickens Die in Fires at Virginia, N...→

Point in Time Homeless Count Kicks Off Thursday in North Texas

Point in Time Homeless Count Kicks Off Thursday in North Texas

On any given night in Texas, as many as 26,000 people are living in the streets, with Dallas hosting the most homeless individuals in the state. We know that because each year, hundreds of volunteers hit the streets to count the homeless for the annual Point in Time (PIT) count. The event is scheduled for this Thursday, Jan. 23. The… Read full article: Point in Time Homeless Count Kicks Off T...→

Lilly to build North Carolina plant, create over 460 jobs

Lilly to build North Carolina plant, create over 460 jobs

Pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly & Co. will create over 460 jobs once its builds a new manufacturing facility in North Carolina's Research Triangle Park Read full article: Lilly to build North Carolina plant, cre...→

North Carolina mom, infant son found after kidnapped at gunpoint, search on for alleged abductor: police

North Carolina mom, infant son found after kidnapped at gunpoint, search on for alleged abductor: police

A North Carolina mother and her one-month-old son -- who police say were kidnapped from their home during an overnight home invasion -- have been located Monday as officials ask the public for help in the ongoing search for their alleged abductor. Read full article: North Carolina mom, infant son found aft...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hours with suspect's death, police say

North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hours with suspect's death, police say

An eight-hour standoff between a man in a camper and law enforcement officials ended with the death of the suspect in the early morning hours Thursday, Ashe County (N.C.) Sheriff Phil Howell confirmed. Read full article: North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hou...→

Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly retires at 28, calls it 'right time'

Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly retires at 28, calls it 'right time'

Kuechly, a seven-time Pro Bowler who helped the team reach Super Bowl 50, made the announcement in an emotional video. Read full article: Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechl...→

A surfer has been bitten in a possible shark attack in North Carolina

A surfer has been bitten in a possible shark attack in North Carolina

A 26-year-old surfer has suffered a foot injury "possibly from a shark" off the coast of North Carolina, local authorities have reported. Read full article: A surfer has been bitten in a possible s...→

FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit' in North Carolina

FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit' in North Carolina

The FBI is asking the public's help in catching a so-called “bad wig bandit” who's been robbing banks in North Carolina Read full article: FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit...→

Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in North Carolina

The state of North Carolina says it has secured an agreement with Duke Energy to excavate nearly 80 million tons (72.5 million metric tons) of coal ash at six facilities. Read full article: Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in...→

'Somebody knows and they're not saying:' North Carolina family continues desperate search for mother of 4

'Somebody knows and they're not saying:' North Carolina family continues desperate search for mother of 4

The 39-year-old mother of four was reported missing on Nov. 24, her last text message to her parents was sent on the 23rd. Read full article: 'Somebody knows and they're not saying:'...→

DHS Report: No Evidence of North Carolina Election Hacking in 2016

DHS Report: No Evidence of North Carolina Election Hacking in 2016

A federal investigation didn't turn up any evidence that cyberattacks were responsible for computer errors that disrupted voting in a North Carolina county in 2016, according to a report issued Monday. Read full article: DHS Report: No Evidence of North Carolin...→

13-year-old girl killed, 2 juveniles hurt in North Carolina mall parking lot shooting, police say

13-year-old girl killed, 2 juveniles hurt in North Carolina mall parking lot shooting, police say

Police are investigating after a 13-year-old girl was killed and two boys under age 16 were hurt in a shooting at a mall parking lot. Read full article: 13-year-old girl killed, 2 juveniles hur...→

6 shot at party at North Carolina restaurant: police

6 shot at party at North Carolina restaurant: police

Six people were wounded when gunfire erupted after a party at a North Carolina restaurant early Sunday, police say. Read full article: 6 shot at party at North Carolina restau...→

North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual servitude' for 5 years, sheriff says

North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual servitude' for 5 years, sheriff says

A man is accused of keeping a woman "in sexual servitude" for five years, authorities in North Carolina said. Read full article: North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual...→

Lake Elsinore turning one-time courthouse into neighborhood center, teen hangout

Lake Elsinore turning one-time courthouse into neighborhood center, teen hangout

After a $400,000 renovation, the building will host recreation programs, classes and other activities starting in early 2020 Read full article: Lake Elsinore turning one-time courthous...→

North Carolina cheerleader dies of septic shock after contracting flu

North Carolina cheerleader dies of septic shock after contracting flu

Her grieving parents say she went from complaining about body aches to falling unconscious within 72 hours. Read full article: North Carolina cheerleader dies of septi...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

CANTON, N.C. — The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk.” Gypsy, a white shepherd owned by Haywood County resident Shana Stamey, delivered eight puppies... Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

Video shows moment a storm rips the roof off North Carolina school gym

Video shows moment a storm rips the roof off North Carolina school gym

Video footage captured the wild moment a storm ripped through a North Carolina school gym, tearing off the roof and sending children who had been playing running for their lives. Seconds before the… Read full article: Video shows moment a storm rips the roof...→

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym in North Carolina; 3 injured

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym in North Carolina; 3 injured

Storms moving through North Carolina damaged the roof of an elementary school gym, while students were in the building. Read full article: VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong ...→

North Carolina man sought for allegedly pistol-whipping girlfriend who wouldn't break into house with him

North Carolina man sought for allegedly pistol-whipping girlfriend who wouldn't break into house with him

The 27-year-old woman said Alexander Wayne Gillett informed her Friday morning of his plan and told her that he saw on Facebook that there were valuable items inside the Orange County home. Read full article: North Carolina man sought for allegedly ...→

North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig Bandit', sought for 3 bank heists

North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig Bandit', sought for 3 bank heists

A man being sought in North Carolina by the FBI has been dubbed the “Bad Wig Bandit” after hitting three banks near Charlotte in the past month disguised as a woman. Read full article: North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig ...→

North Carolina man and his 17 cats file civil rights lawsuit after county seizes animals

North Carolina man and his 17 cats file civil rights lawsuit after county seizes animals

Damon Fields is suing Gaston County for what he claims are civil rights violations, but in a curious legal move, 17 of his cats are listed as co-plaintiffs in the lawsuit. Read full article: North Carolina man and his 17 cats file ...→

One teen's cancer uncovers a widening mystery in North Carolina town

One teen's cancer uncovers a widening mystery in North Carolina town

An area of Mooresville has seen a higher-than-expected rate of thyroid cancer. Susan Wind, whose daughter was diagnosed in 2017, believes there's a connection. Read full article: One teen's cancer uncovers a widening my...→

North Carolina town abandons New Year’s Eve possum drop after outcry

North Carolina town abandons New Year’s Eve possum drop after outcry

Andrews, North Carolina has nixed its tradition of dropping a live possum at the stroke of midnight — the odd celebration born as a “redneck response” to the Big Apple’s cla… Read full article: North Carolina town abandons New Year’s ...→

Dog Sniffs Out Dangerous Bacteria at North Carolina Hospital

Dog Sniffs Out Dangerous Bacteria at North Carolina Hospital

Detecting dangerous bacteria can be difficult, but an unusual new helper is sniffing around Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, North Carolina to help patients. Read full article: Dog Sniffs Out Dangerous Bacteria at Nor...→

6 shot at party at North Carolina restaurant: police

6 shot at party at North Carolina restaurant: police

Six people were wounded when gunfire erupted after a party at a North Carolina restaurant early Sunday, police say. Read full article: 6 shot at party at North Carolina restau...→

Lake Elsinore turning one-time courthouse into neighborhood center, teen hangout

Lake Elsinore turning one-time courthouse into neighborhood center, teen hangout

After a $400,000 renovation, the building will host recreation programs, classes and other activities starting in early 2020 Read full article: Lake Elsinore turning one-time courthous...→

Lilly to build North Carolina plant, create over 460 jobs

Lilly to build North Carolina plant, create over 460 jobs

Pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly & Co. will create over 460 jobs once its builds a new manufacturing facility in North Carolina's Research Triangle Park Read full article: Lilly to build North Carolina plant, cre...→

North Carolina father arrested after allegedly tackling son’s HS wrestling opponent: report

A father in North Carolina was arrested Saturday after police say he tackled a high school wrestler who has just slammed his son to the ground during a tournament. Read full article: North Carolina father arrested after all...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named 'œHulk Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

Video shows moment a storm rips the roof off North Carolina school gym

Video shows moment a storm rips the roof off North Carolina school gym

Video footage captured the wild moment a storm ripped through a North Carolina school gym, tearing off the roof and sending children who had been playing running for their lives. Seconds before the… Read full article: Video shows moment a storm rips the roof...→

Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly retires at 28, calls it 'right time'

Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly retires at 28, calls it 'right time'

Kuechly, a seven-time Pro Bowler who helped the team reach Super Bowl 50, made the announcement in an emotional video. Read full article: Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechl...→

Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suffers shark bite

A North Carolina man taking advantage of unseasonably warm weather was bitten by a shark while surfing off the coast Monday afternoon Read full article: Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suff...→

North Carolina man sought for allegedly pistol-whipping girlfriend who wouldn't break into house with him

North Carolina man sought for allegedly pistol-whipping girlfriend who wouldn't break into house with him

The 27-year-old woman said Alexander Wayne Gillett informed her Friday morning of his plan and told her that he saw on Facebook that there were valuable items inside the Orange County home. Read full article: North Carolina man sought for allegedly ...→

FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit' in North Carolina

FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit' in North Carolina

The FBI is asking the public's help in catching a so-called “bad wig bandit” who's been robbing banks in North Carolina Read full article: FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit...→

North Carolina church members tackle man trying to force his way inside

North Carolina church members tackle man trying to force his way inside

Baptist church congregants in North Carolina reportedly tackled a man who attempted to force his way inside during services last Sunday.  Read full article: North Carolina church members tackle man...→

North Carolina man and his 17 cats file civil rights lawsuit after county seizes animals

North Carolina man and his 17 cats file civil rights lawsuit after county seizes animals

Damon Fields is suing Gaston County for what he claims are civil rights violations, but in a curious legal move, 17 of his cats are listed as co-plaintiffs in the lawsuit. Read full article: North Carolina man and his 17 cats file ...→

Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in North Carolina

The state of North Carolina says it has secured an agreement with Duke Energy to excavate nearly 80 million tons (72.5 million metric tons) of coal ash at six facilities. Read full article: Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in...→

North Carolina Couple cooking pizza accidentally chars snake

North Carolina Couple cooking pizza accidentally chars snake

A North Carolina couple cooking a frozen pizza Monday inadvertently charred a snake that somehow found its way inside the oven, a report said. Amber Helm and her husband, Robert Helm, found the “cr… Read full article: North Carolina Couple cooking pizza acci...→

North Carolina town abandons New Year’s Eve possum drop after outcry

North Carolina town abandons New Year’s Eve possum drop after outcry

Andrews, North Carolina has nixed its tradition of dropping a live possum at the stroke of midnight — the odd celebration born as a “redneck response” to the Big Apple’s cla… Read full article: North Carolina town abandons New Year’s ...→

DHS Report: No Evidence of North Carolina Election Hacking in 2016

DHS Report: No Evidence of North Carolina Election Hacking in 2016

A federal investigation didn't turn up any evidence that cyberattacks were responsible for computer errors that disrupted voting in a North Carolina county in 2016, according to a report issued Monday. Read full article: DHS Report: No Evidence of North Carolin...→

34K Chickens Die in Fires at Virginia, North Carolina Farms

34K Chickens Die in Fires at Virginia, North Carolina Farms

Investigators believe up to 34,000 chickens were killed during two separate poultry farm fires in North Carolina and Virginia within a day of each other late last week. Read full article: 34K Chickens Die in Fires at Virginia, N...→

North Carolina man kept woman as sex slave for 5 years: sheriff

North Carolina man kept woman as sex slave for 5 years: sheriff

A North Carolina man kept a woman as a sex slave for five years, authorities said. Salvador Espinoza Escobar, 48, is accused of holding the victim – identified only as an adult female – in “sexual … Read full article: North Carolina man kept woman as sex sla...→

North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual servitude' for 5 years, sheriff says

North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual servitude' for 5 years, sheriff says

A man is accused of keeping a woman "in sexual servitude" for five years, authorities in North Carolina said. Read full article: North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual...→

Point in Time Homeless Count Kicks Off Thursday in North Texas

Point in Time Homeless Count Kicks Off Thursday in North Texas

On any given night in Texas, as many as 26,000 people are living in the streets, with Dallas hosting the most homeless individuals in the state. We know that because each year, hundreds of volunteers hit the streets to count the homeless for the annual Point in Time (PIT) count. The event is scheduled for this Thursday, Jan. 23. The… Read full article: Point in Time Homeless Count Kicks Off T...→

North Carolina cheerleader dies of septic shock after contracting flu

North Carolina cheerleader dies of septic shock after contracting flu

Her grieving parents say she went from complaining about body aches to falling unconscious within 72 hours. Read full article: North Carolina cheerleader dies of septi...→

North Carolina mom, infant son found after kidnapped at gunpoint, search on for alleged abductor: police

North Carolina mom, infant son found after kidnapped at gunpoint, search on for alleged abductor: police

A North Carolina mother and her one-month-old son -- who police say were kidnapped from their home during an overnight home invasion -- have been located Monday as officials ask the public for help in the ongoing search for their alleged abductor. Read full article: North Carolina mom, infant son found aft...→

A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a lime green puppy

A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a lime green puppy

A lime green puppy born Friday, January 10, stunned a North Carolina family, who called it an "incredible" experience. Read full article: A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a ...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

CANTON, N.C. — The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk.” Gypsy, a white shepherd owned by Haywood County resident Shana Stamey, delivered eight puppies... Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hours with suspect's death, police say

North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hours with suspect's death, police say

An eight-hour standoff between a man in a camper and law enforcement officials ended with the death of the suspect in the early morning hours Thursday, Ashe County (N.C.) Sheriff Phil Howell confirmed. Read full article: North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hou...→

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school's roof off, injuring 3

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school's roof off, injuring 3

Students at an elementary school in North Carolina were forced to run for their lives after severe storms moving through the area on Monday spawned a microburst that caused the roof to collapse, injuring three people. Read full article: North Carolina students flee as mircobur...→

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym in North Carolina; 3 injured

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym in North Carolina; 3 injured

Storms moving through North Carolina damaged the roof of an elementary school gym, while students were in the building. Read full article: VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong ...→

A surfer has been bitten in a possible shark attack in North Carolina

A surfer has been bitten in a possible shark attack in North Carolina

A 26-year-old surfer has suffered a foot injury "possibly from a shark" off the coast of North Carolina, local authorities have reported. Read full article: A surfer has been bitten in a possible s...→

Clemson shocks North Carolina for first win ever in Chapel Hill

Clemson shocks North Carolina for first win ever in Chapel Hill

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Year after year, every Clemson team that played at North Carolina left the court in the same fashion: by throwing another loss onto what had grown into a bizarrely long streak. … Read full article: Clemson shocks North Carolina for first ...→

North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig Bandit', sought for 3 bank heists

North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig Bandit', sought for 3 bank heists

A man being sought in North Carolina by the FBI has been dubbed the “Bad Wig Bandit” after hitting three banks near Charlotte in the past month disguised as a woman. Read full article: North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig ...→

'This Is Racist' Found Spray-Painted on Confederate Statue in Richmond

'This Is Racist' Found Spray-Painted on Confederate Statue in Richmond

The phrase "This is Racist" was reportedly found spray-painted on a Confederate monument in Richmond, Virginia, on Tuesday.  Read full article: 'This Is Racist' Found Spray-Painted on ...→

One teen's cancer uncovers a widening mystery in North Carolina town

One teen's cancer uncovers a widening mystery in North Carolina town

An area of Mooresville has seen a higher-than-expected rate of thyroid cancer. Susan Wind, whose daughter was diagnosed in 2017, believes there's a connection. Read full article: One teen's cancer uncovers a widening my...→

Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in North Carolina

Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in North Carolina

The state of North Carolina says it has secured an agreement with Duke Energy to excavate nearly 80 million tons of coal ash at six facilities Read full article: Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in...→

'Somebody knows and they're not saying:' North Carolina family continues desperate search for mother of 4

'Somebody knows and they're not saying:' North Carolina family continues desperate search for mother of 4

The 39-year-old mother of four was reported missing on Nov. 24, her last text message to her parents was sent on the 23rd. Read full article: 'Somebody knows and they're not saying:'...→

13-year-old girl killed, 2 juveniles hurt in North Carolina mall parking lot shooting, police say

13-year-old girl killed, 2 juveniles hurt in North Carolina mall parking lot shooting, police say

Police are investigating after a 13-year-old girl was killed and two boys under age 16 were hurt in a shooting at a mall parking lot. Read full article: 13-year-old girl killed, 2 juveniles hur...→

Dog Sniffs Out Dangerous Bacteria at North Carolina Hospital

Dog Sniffs Out Dangerous Bacteria at North Carolina Hospital

Detecting dangerous bacteria can be difficult, but an unusual new helper is sniffing around Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, North Carolina to help patients. Read full article: Dog Sniffs Out Dangerous Bacteria at Nor...→

34K Chickens Die in Fires at Virginia, North Carolina Farms

34K Chickens Die in Fires at Virginia, North Carolina Farms

Investigators believe up to 34,000 chickens were killed during two separate poultry farm fires in North Carolina and Virginia within a day of each other late last week. Read full article: 34K Chickens Die in Fires at Virginia, N...→

6 shot at party at North Carolina restaurant: police

6 shot at party at North Carolina restaurant: police

Six people were wounded when gunfire erupted after a party at a North Carolina restaurant early Sunday, police say. Read full article: 6 shot at party at North Carolina restau...→

North Carolina man kept woman as sex slave for 5 years: sheriff

North Carolina man kept woman as sex slave for 5 years: sheriff

A North Carolina man kept a woman as a sex slave for five years, authorities said. Salvador Espinoza Escobar, 48, is accused of holding the victim – identified only as an adult female – in “sexual … Read full article: North Carolina man kept woman as sex sla...→

North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual servitude' for 5 years, sheriff says

North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual servitude' for 5 years, sheriff says

A man is accused of keeping a woman "in sexual servitude" for five years, authorities in North Carolina said. Read full article: North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual...→

Point in Time Homeless Count Kicks Off Thursday in North Texas

Point in Time Homeless Count Kicks Off Thursday in North Texas

On any given night in Texas, as many as 26,000 people are living in the streets, with Dallas hosting the most homeless individuals in the state. We know that because each year, hundreds of volunteers hit the streets to count the homeless for the annual Point in Time (PIT) count. The event is scheduled for this Thursday, Jan. 23. The… Read full article: Point in Time Homeless Count Kicks Off T...→

Lake Elsinore turning one-time courthouse into neighborhood center, teen hangout

Lake Elsinore turning one-time courthouse into neighborhood center, teen hangout

After a $400,000 renovation, the building will host recreation programs, classes and other activities starting in early 2020 Read full article: Lake Elsinore turning one-time courthous...→

Lilly to build North Carolina plant, create over 460 jobs

Lilly to build North Carolina plant, create over 460 jobs

Pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly & Co. will create over 460 jobs once its builds a new manufacturing facility in North Carolina's Research Triangle Park Read full article: Lilly to build North Carolina plant, cre...→

North Carolina cheerleader dies of septic shock after contracting flu

North Carolina cheerleader dies of septic shock after contracting flu

Her grieving parents say she went from complaining about body aches to falling unconscious within 72 hours. Read full article: North Carolina cheerleader dies of septi...→

North Carolina father arrested after allegedly tackling son’s HS wrestling opponent: report

A father in North Carolina was arrested Saturday after police say he tackled a high school wrestler who has just slammed his son to the ground during a tournament. Read full article: North Carolina father arrested after all...→

North Carolina mom, infant son found after kidnapped at gunpoint, search on for alleged abductor: police

North Carolina mom, infant son found after kidnapped at gunpoint, search on for alleged abductor: police

A North Carolina mother and her one-month-old son -- who police say were kidnapped from their home during an overnight home invasion -- have been located Monday as officials ask the public for help in the ongoing search for their alleged abductor. Read full article: North Carolina mom, infant son found aft...→

A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a lime green puppy

A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a lime green puppy

A lime green puppy born Friday, January 10, stunned a North Carolina family, who called it an "incredible" experience. Read full article: A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a ...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

CANTON, N.C. — The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk.” Gypsy, a white shepherd owned by Haywood County resident Shana Stamey, delivered eight puppies... Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named 'œHulk Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hours with suspect's death, police say

North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hours with suspect's death, police say

An eight-hour standoff between a man in a camper and law enforcement officials ended with the death of the suspect in the early morning hours Thursday, Ashe County (N.C.) Sheriff Phil Howell confirmed. Read full article: North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hou...→

Video shows moment a storm rips the roof off North Carolina school gym

Video shows moment a storm rips the roof off North Carolina school gym

Video footage captured the wild moment a storm ripped through a North Carolina school gym, tearing off the roof and sending children who had been playing running for their lives. Seconds before the… Read full article: Video shows moment a storm rips the roof...→

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school's roof off, injuring 3

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school's roof off, injuring 3

Students at an elementary school in North Carolina were forced to run for their lives after severe storms moving through the area on Monday spawned a microburst that caused the roof to collapse, injuring three people. Read full article: North Carolina students flee as mircobur...→

Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly retires at 28, calls it 'right time'

Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly retires at 28, calls it 'right time'

Kuechly, a seven-time Pro Bowler who helped the team reach Super Bowl 50, made the announcement in an emotional video. Read full article: Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechl...→

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym in North Carolina; 3 injured

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym in North Carolina; 3 injured

Storms moving through North Carolina damaged the roof of an elementary school gym, while students were in the building. Read full article: VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong ...→

Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suffers shark bite

A North Carolina man taking advantage of unseasonably warm weather was bitten by a shark while surfing off the coast Monday afternoon Read full article: Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suff...→

A surfer has been bitten in a possible shark attack in North Carolina

A surfer has been bitten in a possible shark attack in North Carolina

A 26-year-old surfer has suffered a foot injury "possibly from a shark" off the coast of North Carolina, local authorities have reported. Read full article: A surfer has been bitten in a possible s...→

North Carolina man sought for allegedly pistol-whipping girlfriend who wouldn't break into house with him

North Carolina man sought for allegedly pistol-whipping girlfriend who wouldn't break into house with him

The 27-year-old woman said Alexander Wayne Gillett informed her Friday morning of his plan and told her that he saw on Facebook that there were valuable items inside the Orange County home. Read full article: North Carolina man sought for allegedly ...→

Clemson shocks North Carolina for first win ever in Chapel Hill

Clemson shocks North Carolina for first win ever in Chapel Hill

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Year after year, every Clemson team that played at North Carolina left the court in the same fashion: by throwing another loss onto what had grown into a bizarrely long streak. … Read full article: Clemson shocks North Carolina for first ...→

FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit' in North Carolina

FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit' in North Carolina

The FBI is asking the public's help in catching a so-called “bad wig bandit” who's been robbing banks in North Carolina Read full article: FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit...→

North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig Bandit', sought for 3 bank heists

North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig Bandit', sought for 3 bank heists

A man being sought in North Carolina by the FBI has been dubbed the “Bad Wig Bandit” after hitting three banks near Charlotte in the past month disguised as a woman. Read full article: North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig ...→

North Carolina church members tackle man trying to force his way inside

North Carolina church members tackle man trying to force his way inside

Baptist church congregants in North Carolina reportedly tackled a man who attempted to force his way inside during services last Sunday.  Read full article: North Carolina church members tackle man...→

North Carolina man and his 17 cats file civil rights lawsuit after county seizes animals

North Carolina man and his 17 cats file civil rights lawsuit after county seizes animals

Damon Fields is suing Gaston County for what he claims are civil rights violations, but in a curious legal move, 17 of his cats are listed as co-plaintiffs in the lawsuit. Read full article: North Carolina man and his 17 cats file ...→

'This Is Racist' Found Spray-Painted on Confederate Statue in Richmond

'This Is Racist' Found Spray-Painted on Confederate Statue in Richmond

The phrase "This is Racist" was reportedly found spray-painted on a Confederate monument in Richmond, Virginia, on Tuesday.  Read full article: 'This Is Racist' Found Spray-Painted on ...→

One teen's cancer uncovers a widening mystery in North Carolina town

One teen's cancer uncovers a widening mystery in North Carolina town

An area of Mooresville has seen a higher-than-expected rate of thyroid cancer. Susan Wind, whose daughter was diagnosed in 2017, believes there's a connection. Read full article: One teen's cancer uncovers a widening my...→

Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in North Carolina

Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in North Carolina

The state of North Carolina says it has secured an agreement with Duke Energy to excavate nearly 80 million tons of coal ash at six facilities Read full article: Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in...→

Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in North Carolina

The state of North Carolina says it has secured an agreement with Duke Energy to excavate nearly 80 million tons (72.5 million metric tons) of coal ash at six facilities. Read full article: Duke Energy agrees to remove coal ash in...→

North Carolina Couple cooking pizza accidentally chars snake

North Carolina Couple cooking pizza accidentally chars snake

A North Carolina couple cooking a frozen pizza Monday inadvertently charred a snake that somehow found its way inside the oven, a report said. Amber Helm and her husband, Robert Helm, found the “cr… Read full article: North Carolina Couple cooking pizza acci...→

'Somebody knows and they're not saying:' North Carolina family continues desperate search for mother of 4

'Somebody knows and they're not saying:' North Carolina family continues desperate search for mother of 4

The 39-year-old mother of four was reported missing on Nov. 24, her last text message to her parents was sent on the 23rd. Read full article: 'Somebody knows and they're not saying:'...→

North Carolina town abandons New Year’s Eve possum drop after outcry

North Carolina town abandons New Year’s Eve possum drop after outcry

Andrews, North Carolina has nixed its tradition of dropping a live possum at the stroke of midnight — the odd celebration born as a “redneck response” to the Big Apple’s cla… Read full article: North Carolina town abandons New Year’s ...→

DHS Report: No Evidence of North Carolina Election Hacking in 2016

DHS Report: No Evidence of North Carolina Election Hacking in 2016

A federal investigation didn't turn up any evidence that cyberattacks were responsible for computer errors that disrupted voting in a North Carolina county in 2016, according to a report issued Monday. Read full article: DHS Report: No Evidence of North Carolin...→

13-year-old girl killed, 2 juveniles hurt in North Carolina mall parking lot shooting, police say

13-year-old girl killed, 2 juveniles hurt in North Carolina mall parking lot shooting, police say

Police are investigating after a 13-year-old girl was killed and two boys under age 16 were hurt in a shooting at a mall parking lot. Read full article: 13-year-old girl killed, 2 juveniles hur...→