LINDEN, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a Linden woman stabbed her father to death during a fight at their home. The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office says someone called 911 at around 10:20 p.m. Sunday to […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina regulators are joining with Duke Energy in appealing a judge’s ruling on cleaning up groundwater pollution leeching from the company’s coal ash dumps. The state Environmental Management Commission filed […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte’s city council on Monday selected a lawyer and state legislator as mayor of North Carolina’s largest city to replace Patrick Cannon, who resigned last month in a public corruption scandal. […]
GARNER, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a body was found Monday in a Garner home that officers had surrounded for several hours. On Monday morning, authorities say a Wake County deputy met a realtor to […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Sheriffs in 23 out of 100 North Carolina counties haven’t showed the ACLU that they are following a federal law to prevent rapes in prison, the civil rights group said. But […]
SHALLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say the body of a 17-year-old man has been found in the Shallotte River in Brunswick County. Investigators said a helicopter spotted the teen’s body around 2 p.m. Sunday. Deputies […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte City Council will choose a new mayor to replace Patrick Cannon, who resigned last month in a public corruption scandal. The council will vote Monday evening on a new […]
The Gastonia Police Department is investigating a bizarre burglary that took place on Thursday.
Heroin use on the rise in NC.
The numbers of teen driving deaths and injuries have fallen in North Carolina but moving violations are up since the General Assembly imposed new requirements on young drivers and their parents before teens can drive fully on their own, the Division of Motor Vehicles said.