A North Carolina man who prosecutors say masterminded an $850 million Internet-based Ponzi scheme is pleading innocent to charges of wire and mail fraud, conspiracy and tax fraud.
Law enforcement and social services officials in Buncombe County have begun an investigation after a motorist reported finding two toddlers clothed only in their underwear walking in the middle of a rural road.
Nearly 600 people were arrested for drunken driving in North Carolina during the state’s Halloween “Booze It & Lose It” campaign.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police have charged a mother and a family member with felony child abuse after investigators determined they starved and abused four children.
About 100 soldiers from bases in North Carolina and Georgia are on their way to West Africa to help in the fight against Ebola.
Authorities say nine people have been arrested in a raid on a Wilmington home, and among them is a suspect charged with attempted murder.
Authorities in Columbus County west of Wilmington are investigating after two decomposing bodies were found in a storage shed.
Police say a Halloween party of 3,000 people in Greenville got so out of hand they had to use pepper spray and tear gas to break up the crowd.
Police in Maiden say a parent brought them a small candy bar with a razor blade stuck in it that a child got while trick-or-treating on Halloween.
North Carolina authorities are warning drivers to make plans to get home safely from weekend parties and not to drive drunk.