Seven employees at a Taylorsville prison have lost their jobs amid an ongoing investigation into the death of a mentally ill inmate who had been held in solitary confinement.
An Iredell County middle-school employee is facing sex-related charges involving children, but authorities say the alleged crimes did not involve youths at the school where he works.
Six more counties are now involved in an investigation into nude photos of North Carolina high school students showing up on social media.
An investigation of photos of nude students appearing on the Internet without their permission is expanding beyond the Raleigh area.
A Union County toddler has died after her father backed his vehicle over her in the driveway of their home.
Investigators say a woman has been shot during a confrontation with police in Wilmington.
Authorities are investigating the deaths of four people found in a home in Irmo as a possible murder-suicide.
Federal prosecutors say a south Georgia man has been sentenced to more than 24 years in prison on charges of distributing and receiving child pornography.
South Carolina health officials have suspended the license of a birthing center in Fort Mill.
Police in Fayetteville are looking into three robberies in which the suspect was said to be armed with a hammer.