Wayne County deputies say a woman shot and killed her brother after he threatened to hurt their 85-year-old father.
Police in the community of Boiling Spring Lakes southwest of Wilmington are looking for the person who killed an alligator.
A 10-foot alligator has been shot and killed in the surf at Folly Beach southeast of Charleston.
Authorities say a 55-year-old woman shot and killed by Lancaster County deputies during a traffic stop told one of the officers the incident was about to be suicide by cop.
Authorities say a St. Helena Island woman killed a 2-year-old girl she was watching by hitting the child in the head with a dumbbell while she was working out.
Authorities say a 19-year-old man wounded a Davie County deputy and killed a police dog during a standoff.
Authorities say a 6-year-old boy has been struck and killed while crossing U.S. Highway 178 to get to his bus stop in Orangeburg County.
Police say a man driving his car has been shot and killed by someone in a passing vehicle in Salisbury.
Authorities say a man killed his friend in Greenwood before going to his Abbeville home and shooting himself.
Nevada wildlife officials have captured a bear cub that survived an accident that killed its mother and a sibling.