File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Mom Sentenced To 75 Days In Jail After Toddler Drowns

A Jacksonville woman has been sentenced to more than two months in jail for the drowning death of her toddler daughter.


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17-Month-Old Boy Drowns In Columbus County Pool

Authorities say a 17-month-old boy has drowned after he managed to get into an above ground pool at his family’s home in Columbus County.


Appeals court overrules judge who said Larry Stubbs served enough time for a 1973 burglary. (Getty Images)

Search For NC Woman Who Faked Drowning Near $50K

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — The fruitless search for a North Carolina woman who apparently faked her drowning at the South Carolina coast cost taxpayers about $50,000. The Coast Guard’s cost for using a boat, helicopter and […]


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NC Judge Among 3 Who Drown Off Brunswick Beaches

A North Carolina judge and the woman he tried to rescue both drowned off Sunset Beach, and authorities blamed rip currents for those deaths and a third one off another Brunswick County beach.


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Teen Goes Under Water In NC Quarry, Body Recovered

(CBS Charlotte) — Police and fire crews were dispatched to Carrigan Farms in Iredell County this afternoon, amid reports of a drowning. Five people were believed to be swimming in a quarry when a teenage […]

CBS Charlotte–06/11/2013

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Man Believed To Have Drowned In Lake Wylie Found At Home

(CBS Charlotte) — Law enforcement officers, divers and Firefighters with the Charlotte Fire Department were dispatched to Lake Wylie this evening after a reported drowning. Crews searched the lake along the Buster Boyd Bridge for […]

CBS Charlotte–05/26/2013

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1-Year-Old Boy Drowns In Rowan County

Rowan County officials say a 1-year-old boy has drowned at a home near Faith just south of Salisbury.


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Police: Woman Nearly Drowns 2-Year-Old In At-Home Baptism

A 2-year-old child nearly drowned to death during an at-home baptism.


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Officer: Strong Odor Of Alcohol On Mother When Responding To 3-Year Old Drowning

The mother of the 3-year-old boy who drowned after falling into a swimming pool in Greenville County has been charged with homicide by neglect.


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Divers Recover Body Of Homeless Woman Who Drowned While Skinny-Dipping

Divers have recovered the body of a homeless woman who was swept away after going for a swim last week in the Cape Fear River.



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