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North Carolina

US woman ties up her husband, cut off his penis; arrested

When deputies recovered the 61-year-old's penis, they quickly placed on ice and transported to medical personnel.

13 Sep 2019 2:40 PM

Agreement affirms North Carolina transgender restroom rights

'Nationally, this decree sends an important signal that targeting transgender people for discrimination is unacceptable.'

24 Jul 2019 2:46 PM

Police identify North Carolina university shooter as ex-student

At least four more individuals have been injured as all scheduled activities on campus have been suspended until Wednesday midnight.

01 May 2019 12:30 PM

22-yr-old worker killed by lion at North Carolina wildlife sanctuary

A sheriff's deputy shot and killed the lion so that Black's body could be retrieved, the Conservators Center said.

31 Dec 2018 1:43 PM

Hurricane Florence death toll climbs to 31 as flooding wreaks havoc

More than a dozen rivers across North Carolina were at major flood stage on Monday or threatening to rise to critical levels.

18 Sep 2018 1:31 PM


Hurricane Florence: As floodwaters rise, death toll reaches 14

The death toll rose to at least 14 from Florence, which crashed into the state as a hurricane on Friday, bringing record rainfall.

17 Sep 2018 1:14 PM

Hurricane Florence: At least 10 dead, Carolinas brace for widespread flooding

Rising river levels have led to thousands being asked to evacuate, fearing what can be the most destructive floods in N Carolina history.

16 Sep 2018 12:39 PM

Hurricane Florence turns deadly, unleashes torrential floods on Carolinas

Four deaths were confirmed by officials, hundreds trapped by a storm surge of up to 10 feet.

15 Sep 2018 10:46 AM

Court out of control: Father lunges at ex-USA gymnast accused of abusing girls

The chaotic scene began minutes after sisters Lauren and Madison Margraves had concluded tearful victim statements.

03 Feb 2018 3:22 PM

US: Body found in creek suspected to be of 3-yr-old who went missing from bed

Mother's live-in boyfriend was arrested in connection with the child's disappearance, the Onslow County Sheriff's Office said.

03 Dec 2017 2:12 PM


Power outrage forced 10,000 tourists to evacuate North Carolina island

The N.C. Department of Transportation's Ferry Division says priority boarding is suspended for all vehicles leaving Ocracoke.

28 Jul 2017 4:40 PM

US man choked, thrashed by church ministers to drive out 'gay demons'; testifies

Brooke Covington, 1st of five church members to face trial in the case, will be awarded with 2 years in prison if convicted.

03 Jun 2017 1:10 PM

US scientist who covertly filmed 360 women blames Parkinson's meds, avoids jail

Dr Jeremy Allington-Smith had also downloaded several thousands of vulgar pictures of kids and sketched images of children being abused.

12 Mar 2017 8:53 PM

US: 18-yr-old confesses to decapitating mom, walking with severed head in hand

The suspect was charged with first-degree murder Monday after he called 911 to say he had killed his mother.

08 Mar 2017 9:08 AM

'Blind sheikh' convicted in 1993 World Trade bombing dies in US prison

The cleric, who had diabetes and coronary artery disease, had been incarcerated at the complex for nearly 10 years.

19 Feb 2017 8:38 AM


Charlotte shooting: Kin releases shocking video

African- American man whose death has triggered days of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina, released a dramatic video of the police shooting on Friday, raising pressure on the authorities to make the

25 Sep 2016 2:38 AM

Donald Trump says he ‘regrets’ some of his statements

In a highly uncharacteristic move aimed at resetting his struggling campaign, Donald Trump has said for the first time that he regrets some of the caustic comments he’s made that may have caused peopl

20 Aug 2016 5:17 AM

Trump praises late Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein as terrorist killer

Trump has previously said the world would be 100 percent better if dictators like Hussein and Libya's Moammar Gadhafi were still in power.

06 Jul 2016 12:55 PM

North Carolina lawmakers leave LGBT law largely intact

The law also excludes gender identity and sexual orientation from statewide antidiscrimination protections.

02 Jul 2016 1:16 PM