The wife of a registered sex offender who ran a home child care in Sanford as a front for a child porn production operation faces up to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to a federal charge.
Federal prosecutors say a Raleigh man has been sentenced to prison for his part in a credit card and cigarette trafficking scheme.
NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — Mississippi Republican Gov. Phil Bryant is starting a tour of eastern North Carolina as a surrogate for Mitt Romney in the hometown of Gov. Beverly Perdue, whose remarks after a gay marriage referendum appeared to insult his state.
NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — A fire in the Croatan National Forest has more than doubled in size in a day to about 8,000 acres, prompting an advisory Monday warning five eastern counties in North Carolina of possibly unhealthy air.