North Carolina

AP News
September 06, 2019 - 7:01 am
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Hurricane Dorian howled over North Carolina's Outer Banks on Friday — a much weaker but still dangerous version of the storm that wreaked havoc in the Bahamas — flooding homes in the low-lying ribbon of islands and throwing a scare into year-round residents who tried to...
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Rebekah Sager
August 30, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Captain Ann Stephens of the Apex Police Department in Apex, North Carolina was recorded by a fellow officer during a scam phone call. An internet sensation, the post on the Apex PD Facebook has had over 10,000 shares so far. “These are scam calls,” Stephens said. “Don’t ever give out your...
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August 13, 2019 - 9:09 am
Angry parents say American Airlines left their children with disabilities stranded at an airport for several hours without proper meals or supervision after a flight delay forced them to spend the night in a room for unaccompanied minors. The parents of the nine children said they spent hundreds in...
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July 18, 2019 - 1:00 pm
Congresswoman Ilhan Omar responded to chants that erupted during a Trump campaign rally in North Carolina Wednesday night. After President Trump called out the Democrat from Minnesota, the crowd began to yell "send her back!" as the president ramped up attacks against her and three other...
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June 14, 2019 - 4:19 pm
Atlanta — Paige Winter stood in waist-deep water when a shark pounced three feet from her father Charlie Winter, a firefighter and former Marine. The 17-year-old suffered severe injuries from the attack earlier this month at North Carolina's Fort Macon State Park. "I turned to where Paige was and...
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June 03, 2019 - 1:26 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A national chain has closed two of its North Carolina stores and two workers were fired after racist names were added to two customer receipts. News outlets report Smoothie King announced that it closed the stores in Charlotte after the receipts were issued Sunday. Photos of the...
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Philip DuBois, UNC Charlotte
David T. Foster III/The Charlotte Observer via AP
April 30, 2019 - 6:53 pm
A man armed with a pistol opened fire on students at UNC Charlotte during the last day of classes Tuesday, killing two people and wounding four, police said. The suspect has been identified as Trystan Andrew Terrell, he is in custody at this time. CMPD says Terrell is charged with 2 counts of...
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