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Six people, representing three different families, died in a house fire over the weekend. Six people, representing three different families, died in a house fire over the weekend.

Family of Sampson Co. house fire victims pay respects Video included

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Family and friends of six people who died in a house fire paid their respects Sunday evening. Flames ripped through a mobile home on Gibbs Road just outside the town of Garland in Sampson County early Saturday morning.

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Dr. Campbell: Managing Peanut Allergies in School Video included

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Food allergies are a growing food safety and public health concern that affect an estimated four to six percent of children in the United States. More>>

Duke University to hold Michael Brown forum Monday night Video included

Lesley McSpadden, right, the mother of 18-year-old Michael Brown, watches as Brown's father, Michael Brown Sr., holds up a family pictureduring a news conference Aug. 11, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) Lesley McSpadden, right, the mother of 18-year-old Michael Brown, watches as Brown's father, Michael Brown Sr., holds up a family pictureduring a news conference Aug. 11, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
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The issues surrounding the deadly police shooting in Ferguson, Mo. will be discussed in the Triangle Monday night when Duke University will hold a town hall forum. More>>

Chatham Co. man's pine coffins make for greener burials Video included

Don Byrne works to make pine coffins with out any power tools for those who want to keep their carbon footprint small until the very end. Don Byrne works to make pine coffins with out any power tools for those who want to keep their carbon footprint small until the very end.
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Don Byrne works to make pine coffins with out any power tools for those who want to keep their carbon footprint small until the very end. More>>

1 dead in shooting at large party in Burlington

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Investigators say one man was killed and a second critically injured in a shooting at a Burlington motel where several hundred people were gathered for a party. More>>

Spring Lake man surrenders on child sex charges, claims innocence Video included

Nathan Cooley turns himself in on child sex charges. (Mike Lamia, WNCN) Nathan Cooley turns himself in on child sex charges. (Mike Lamia, WNCN)
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A man wanted by police for posing as an officer and sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl surrendered to authorities Saturday. More>>

2nd suspect arrested in death of Weldon teen Video included

Dalonte Bradley, 19, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Keyuon Garner. Dalonte Bradley, 19, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Keyuon Garner.
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Investigators arrested a second suspect Thursday in the killing of a Weldon teen that led to the retaliation slaying of a 2-year-old girl.
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Alcohol a factor in fatal Moore Co. crash, highway patrol says

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One man died early Saturday morning in a single-vehicle wreck in Vass, according to authorities. More>>

Fayetteville man arrested on sex charges with 15-year-old

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A Fayetteville man was arrested Saturday in Spring Lake on charges arising from his sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl. More>>

Man shot in head outside Fayetteville home by masked gunman

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Deputies are investigating a fatal shooting early Saturday morning after the victim had argued with someone earlier in the night at a Fayetteville nightclub. More>>

2 from Southern Pines killed in Morrisville train collision Video included

Police say two people were inside a car hit by a train in Morrisville. Police say two people were inside a car hit by a train in Morrisville.
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Police say two people are dead after a freight train collided with a car in Morrisville Friday night.
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Granville Co. farmer donates 'ugly' corn to local charities Video included

Nearly $3,000 worth of corn was donated to the Produce Box by farmer Gary Fuller, of Granville County. Nearly $3,000 worth of corn was donated to the Produce Box by farmer Gary Fuller, of Granville County.
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Rather than throw away thousands of ears of "ugly but good" corn, foiled after very wet summer, a local farmer chose to donate them to the needy. More>>

Chapel Hill-Carrboro schools composting reduces trash by 90 percent Video included

A student at Smith Middle School composts what is left of her lunch. A student at Smith Middle School composts what is left of her lunch.
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The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools district has turned to composting to cut the amount of trash it sends to the landfill by 90 percent. More>>

6 dead in Sampson Co. mobile home fire Video included

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Six people are dead after a mobile home caught fire early Saturday morning in Sampson County, investigators say.
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No charges to be filed in Carrboro pedestrian-involved crash

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Police say no charges will be filed in a pedestrian-involved crash Thursday night in Carrboro.
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Motorcycle crash kills 1 in Moore Co.

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A motorcyclist died Friday morning in Robbins after slamming into the back of a pickup truck, authorities said. More>>

NC man arrested on more than 10 drug charges

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The owner of a tattoo shop in Roanoke Rapids was arrested and charged with a number of drug charges after a search warrant executed at his shop Friday evening revealed drugs, paraphernalia and over $3,000. More>>

Former Marine closes in on goal to keep coffee shop open Video included

Matt Victoriano's military background influenced every aspect of his Durham coffee house and bar, Intrepid Life. Matt Victoriano's military background influenced every aspect of his Durham coffee house and bar, Intrepid Life.
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A business owner and former Marine says he may be able to keep his Durham coffee shop open after receiving an outpouring of support from the community. More>>

Infant drowns after wandering into grandmother's pool Video included

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An 18-month-old child died Friday after being found unresponsive in his grandmother's pool at her Fayetteville home. More>>

Mother concerned for safety of man missing for 2 weeks Video included

James Chambers was last seen after work on Aug. 15, 2014. James Chambers was last seen after work on Aug. 15, 2014.
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A Fayetteville family is looking for answers after a 28-year-old man disappeared more than 2 weeks ago. More>>

Details unclear surrounding death of Fort Bragg paratrooper

Pvt. 1st Class Lance D. Cuffee, of Norfolk, Virginia, died on or about Aug. 27 on post at Fort Bragg. Pvt. 1st Class Lance D. Cuffee, of Norfolk, Virginia, died on or about Aug. 27 on post at Fort Bragg.
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The military is investigating the death of a Fort Bragg paratrooper earlier this week on base.
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Wrongfully arrested man speaks to NCCU ethics class Video included

Charles Belk, who was wrongfully arrested in Beverly Hills, speaks to an ethics class via Skype. Charles Belk, who was wrongfully arrested in Beverly Hills, speaks to an ethics class via Skype.
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A Durham man who was arrested for a crime he did not commit spoke to students at N.C. Central University about his experience. More>>

SC woman pleads guilty in Wake Forest kidnapping plot Video included

Frank Janssen was kidnapped from his Wake Forest home on April 5. Frank Janssen was kidnapped from his Wake Forest home on April 5.

A South Carolina woman has admitted lying to federal agents during their investigation of the gang-related kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father. More>>

UNC player's mother awaits investigation into alleged hazing

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The mother of the football player involved in an alleged hazing incident at UNC said the family is "worried about justice" for her son. More>>

Durham police seek man on robbery charges

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Durham police are trying to locate Anthony Stewart Jr. who is wanted in connection with an attempted armed robbery. More>>

Drake Landing neighbors 'disappointed' shooting will continue Video included

Neighbors of Drake Landing have long complained about noise from the shooting range. Neighbors of Drake Landing have long complained about noise from the shooting range.
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Neighbors say they are disappointed with the county's decision to allow a shooting range near their properties to continue operating. More>>

Creedmoor family grateful after plane misses home Video included

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One person was injured in a small plane crash in Granville County near the Wake County line late Thursday night. More>>

Road where child killed has 'appropriate' speed limit, DOT says Video included

Jeri Dee Quick, 4, ran into the road and into the path of an oncoming car in the 3500 block of Dearborn Drive. Jeri Dee Quick, 4, ran into the road and into the path of an oncoming car in the 3500 block of Dearborn Drive.
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The N.C. DOT says the speed limit is "appropriate" along the stretch of road where a 4-year-old was killed by a car earlier this week. More>>

Fuquay-Varina bond rating improved to AAA

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Fuquay-Varina said Standard Poor's, a top credit rating agency, has upgraded the town's credit rating from AA to AAA. More>>

Performance Fiber in Chatham County closing

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?Performance Fiber, a leading producer of industrial polyester fibers and fabrics, in Chatham County is closing. More>>

Family seeks help locating missing Fayetteville man

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A Fayetteville family is asking for the public's help in locating their missing relative. More>>

New VA secretary recruits doctors, nurses at Duke Video included

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Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald, in a discussion Friday morning at Duke, addressed the problems in the VA that have raised concerns among many American veterans. More>>

Durham's Hillside High kicks off WNCN Blitz pep rallies Video included

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For the upcoming high school football season, WNCN Blitz is kicking off its Friday morning pep rallies at Hillside High School in Durham. More>>

UNC changes sexual violence policy after student complaints Video included

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UNC has announced new policies for dealing with sexual violence. More>>

Mayor McFarlane: Updated offer soon on Dix property

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The mayor of Raleigh says she believes there soon will be an agreement with Gov. Pat McCrory's administration to acquire land at a now-closed North Carolina mental hospital the city wants to convert into a regional park. More>>

Man claiming to be Spring Lake sexual assault suspect offers alibi Video included

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The suspect in a Spring Lake child sexual assault case failed to turn himself in on Thursday. More>>

Raleigh 10-year-old earns scholarship at World Pokemon Championships

10-year-old London Swan from Raleigh won second place in his division at the 2014 World Pokémon Championships in Washington, D.C. 10-year-old London Swan from Raleigh won second place in his division at the 2014 World Pokémon Championships in Washington, D.C.
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A 10-year-old from Raleigh won second place in his division at the 2014 World Pokémon Championships in Washington, D.C. More>>

Spring Lake police still seeking man in sex assault case Video included

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Spring Lake police are continuing to search for a registered sex offender accused of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl. More>>

Durham Ice Bucket Challenge aims to help father Video included

The money donated with this Ice Bucket Challenge goes to the father of a student at Immaculata Catholic School, Chris Rosati. The money donated with this Ice Bucket Challenge goes to the father of a student at Immaculata Catholic School, Chris Rosati.
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It's an Ice Bucket Challenge in Durham with a twist. More>>

Woman in ICU after being hit by car in Fayetteville

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A woman suffered serious injuries after being hit by a car late Wednesday night in Fayetteville. More>>

Harnett Co. health system loses $24M in two years Video included

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A hospital system in Harnett County has lost millions over the last two years, concerning citizens and hospital administrators. More>>

Durham road where child killed concerns neighbors Video included

Jeri Dee Quick, 4, ran into the road and into the path of an oncoming car in the 3500 block of Dearborn Drive. Jeri Dee Quick, 4, ran into the road and into the path of an oncoming car in the 3500 block of Dearborn Drive.
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The DOT reports eight pedestrians have been hit in seven different crashes on Dearborn Drive in Durham since the start of 2009. More>>

Fayetteville man leads deputies to meth behind home

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A Fayetteville man was arrested Wednesday after he led Cumberland County Sheriff's deputies to materials used to manufacture methamphetamine behind his residence. More>>

Spring Lake murder suspect arrested, 2nd sought

Shaquan Parker was arrested at Victory Chapel Church located at 409 N. Bragg Boulevard around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Shaquan Parker was arrested at Victory Chapel Church located at 409 N. Bragg Boulevard around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
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Police arrested one of two men wanted in connection with the shooting death of a Spring Lake man. More>>

Man claiming to be wanted Spring Lake sex offender claims innocence Video included

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A man claiming to be a wanted Spring Lake registered sex offender called WNCN Wednesday saying he was innocent of recent sexual assault accusations. More>>

Fort Bragg paratrooper found dead on base

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An 82nd Airborne Division Paratrooper died Saturday on post at Fort Bragg of injuries sustained from a gunshot wound. More>>

Family of Durham man, wrongfully arrested in LA, allege racial profiling Video included

Charles Belk posted this picture of his arrest on Facebook.  It has now been shared tens of thousands of times. Charles Belk posted this picture of his arrest on Facebook. It has now been shared tens of thousands of times.
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A Durham man, who was arrested in Los Angeles for a crime he did not commit, is speaking out about an incident he believes was a case of racial profiling. More>>

Teen arrested in Henderson fatal shooting

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The Vance County Sheriff's Office said it arrested a 17-year-old boy in connection with an Aug. 23 fatal shooting. More>>

Historic Raleigh cemetery near Cameron Village needs sprucing up Video included

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The Oberlin cemetery is located near Cameron Village in downtown Raleigh. More>>

4 UNC players suspended over 'violations of team policy' Video included

Yahoo Sports reported that a redshirt freshman sustained a concussion during a physical altercation with multiple teammates in his room at the Aloft hotel in Chapel Hill. Yahoo Sports reported that a redshirt freshman sustained a concussion during a physical altercation with multiple teammates in his room at the Aloft hotel in Chapel Hill.
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Chapel Hill Police said Wednesday that no incident report had been filed at a hotel where an incident involving UNC football players took place. More>>

Cary woman accused of lying to police in nurse's murder Video included

Cary Police arrested Jessica Renee Parrisher, 28. She is accused of lying to police investigating the murder of a nurse in Cary. Cary Police arrested Jessica Renee Parrisher, 28. She is accused of lying to police investigating the murder of a nurse in Cary.
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A Cary woman has been arrested and accused of lying to police investigating the murder of a nurse in Cary last week. More>>

Fayetteville man charged with cutting off roommate's ear with butcher knife

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Deputies say a Fayetteville man has been charged with maiming after he cut off part of his roommate's ear Tuesday night. More>>

Durham teen charged in Aug. 9 murder

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A 16-year-old has been charged with murder in connection with the Aug. 9 shooting of a man in Durham. More>>

Heart condition likely contributed to death of 71st High football player Video included

Evan Raines, a junior at Seventy-First High School, died after falling ill at the end of football practice. (Facebook) Evan Raines, a junior at Seventy-First High School, died after falling ill at the end of football practice. (Facebook)
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A Seventy-First High School football player who died last summer after practice likely died as a result of cardiac arrhythmia. More>>

1 killed in crash on I-85 in Durham

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Highway Patrol was investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash that happened Tuesday night on Interstate 85 North near the Durham Freeway. More>>

Judge: No timeline in 'modern' Oakwood home decision Video included

Some neighbors in Oakwood complain Louis Cherry's design is too contemporary for the historic neighborhood. Some neighbors in Oakwood complain Louis Cherry's design is too contemporary for the historic neighborhood.
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The fate of a contemporary home under construction in an historic downtown Raleigh neighborhood is in now in the hands of a judge. More>>

Michael Brown shooting sparks interest in body cameras for NC police forces Video included

Police in Carthage are the latest in North Carolina to try outfitting officers with body cameras. Police in Carthage are the latest in North Carolina to try outfitting officers with body cameras.
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Police in Carthage are the latest in North Carolina to try outfitting officers with body cameras.
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Durham startup breaks the carrier contract conundrum Video included

Right now the "Big Four" -- AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile -- make up 93 percent of the wireless market share. Right now the "Big Four" -- AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile -- make up 93 percent of the wireless market share.
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A Durham-based company's unique formula could be the key to saving customers hundreds of dollars if they decide to break their cell phone carrier's contract. More>>

Fayetteville officials raising awareness about human trafficking Video included

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Fayetteville and Cumberland County held a news conference Tuesday afternoon to raise awareness about the problem of human trafficking in the area. More>>

Drug detecting nail polish doesn't solve date rape problem, expert says Video included

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While saying the nail polish is a great idea, InterAct of Wake County says more focus needs to be placed on the perpetrators and not the victims. More>>

UNC investigating possible football hazing incident Video included

Yahoo Sports reported that a redshirt freshman sustained a concussion during a physical altercation with multiple teammates in his room at the A-Loft hotel in Chapel Hill. Yahoo Sports reported that a redshirt freshman sustained a concussion during a physical altercation with multiple teammates in his room at the A-Loft hotel in Chapel Hill.
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UNC is investigating a possible hazing incident with the football team. More>>

Fayetteville police chief says crime is down this year Video included

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Fayetteville's police chief says the city has seen a notable drop in the crime rate so far this year.
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NC State police report sexual assault at frat house Video included

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North Carolina State University police said it received an anonymous tip concerning a sexual assault at a frat house.
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Friend describes 4-year-old hit, killed by car as 'joyful' Video included

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A 4-year-old girl from Durham died early Tuesday morning after being hit by a car Monday night. More>>

Harnett Co. couple plead guilty in man's Craigslist killing

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A couple charged in the stabbing death of a stranger they lured through a Craigslist ad pleaded guilty to murder. More>>

NC State students develop nail polish to battle date rape Video included

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Four N.C. State students teamed up to invent a nail polish that changes color when it comes in contact with date-rape drugs. More>>

Thieves hit landfill, steal trashed computers in Fayetteville

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Thieves in Fayetteville are stealing computer equipment from a landfill. More>>

UNC launches new safety app

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UNC-Chapel Hill is launching a new app to help keep students and employees safe. More>>

Former Marine, Durham business owner recognized by White House

Matt Victoriano's military background influenced every aspect of his Durham coffee house and bar, Intrepid Life. Matt Victoriano's military background influenced every aspect of his Durham coffee house and bar, Intrepid Life.
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A former Marine and Durham business owner is being recognized by the White House. More>>

Man charged in Cary murder accused of assault Wake inmate

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Daniel Remington, who is charged with killing a woman in Cary Friday night, is now charged with assaulting another inmate. More>>

Cumberland County Schools start year with no reported problems Video included

Cumberland County students board a bus in the Jack Britt area Tuesday morning. Cumberland County students board a bus in the Jack Britt area Tuesday morning.
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Approximately 50,000 students on the traditional school calendar returned to the classroom in Cumberland County on Tuesday. More>>

'Party mansion' in North Raleigh sells for $1 million

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A North Raleigh house commonly referred to as “the party mansion” sold last month for $1 million. More>>

Mother killed, 12-year-old son escapes Mount Olive fire

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A Mount Olive mother was killed in a fire Monday morning in Wayne County after her son was able to escape.
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The Clueless Chick: Back to school tips Video included

Back to school ideas and tips from Jennifer Durbin. Back to school ideas and tips from Jennifer Durbin.
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This is the first week of school for traditional calendar students. That means it's time to readjust your schedule to accommodate extra time to pack lunches every day.
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Highway Patrol investigating multiple-vehicle crash on I-540

A multiple-vehicle crash Tuesday morning created traffic backups on I-540 westbound. A multiple-vehicle crash Tuesday morning created traffic backups on I-540 westbound.
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Highway Patrol is investigating a crash involving multiple vehicles on Interstate 540 in Wake County. More>>

6 displaced after Fayetteville house fire

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A Fayetteville family of six was displaced from their home Monday night after a fire broke out in the family's laundry room. More>>

Casks for a Cure raises more than $6K for ALS research Video included

The fundraiser benefits a different local charity each year and it just happens a local ALS group will benefit this year. The fundraiser benefits a different local charity each year and it just happens a local ALS group will benefit this year.
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More than 300 people showed up Monday at Big Boss Brewery in Raleigh for the fifth annual Casks for a Cure. More>>

49 teaching positions still open in Wake Co. schools Video included

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Most classrooms in Wake County are full today, but some teaching positions remain empty heading into the school year.
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NCCU students protest teen's death in Missouri Video included

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Black law students at North Carolina Central University rallied to protest the shooting death of an unarmed black teen by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. More>>

Judge hears debate over 'modern' Oakwood home Video included

Louis Cherry and Marsha Gordon appear in court before the hearing that may decide the fate of their home being built in Oakwood. (Mike Gonzalez, WNCN) Louis Cherry and Marsha Gordon appear in court before the hearing that may decide the fate of their home being built in Oakwood. (Mike Gonzalez, WNCN)
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Opening statements were heard Monday in the case of a "modern" home being constructed in a historic Raleigh neighborhood. More>>

Wake Co. lauds success of school bus plan Video included

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Thousands of traditional calendar students headed back to class Monday, and there were a few bumps along the way in Wake County as the county launched a new bus plan. More>>

Spring Lake man receives life sentence in beating death of son Video included

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A 31-year-old Cumberland County father was found guilty of first-degree murder Monday in the beating death of his toddler son. More>>

Man charged with murder in Cary appears in court Video included

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A online fundraising effort will help cover costs for Wendy Jean Johnson of Sanford, who was murdered in Cary. More>>

Duke students start class in Durham and China Video included

Classes started Monday at the Duke Kunshan University in China. Classes started Monday at the Duke Kunshan University in China.
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Duke University students are back in class in Durham and at a brand new campus in China. More>>

2 arrested for breaking into 18 Fayetteville cars

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The Fayetteville Police have arrested two men in connection with 18 multiple motor vehicle break-ins. More>>

Police seek Spring Lake man on murder charge

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Spring Lake Detectives have charged Shaquan Darnell Parker, also known as “Q,” with first-degree murder in the death of Carey Terelle McLean. More>>

Fayetteville man severely beaten by grandson over $5

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An 18-year-old Fayetteville man is charged with beating his grandfather following an argument over $5, according to officials. More>>

NC school buses fail inspections, pulled off the road Video included

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State inspectors ordered 43 buses to be taken out of service last school year in five of the largest school districts in the WNCN viewing area, for defects that made the vehicles unsafe to transport students.

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McDonald lawyers ask to appeal judge's order

Lawyers for Jeffery MacDonald, convicted more than four decades ago in the stabbing deaths of his wife and two daughters, want to appeal a federal judge's order and get their client a new trial. More>>

SBI reviewing 2 Hope Mills police shootings

The State Bureau of Investigation is continuing to review two fatal police shootings in Hope Mills earlier this year. More>>

Missing Durham teen found

Kenneth Wayne Williams Jr., 16, was last seen Aug. 18 on Cherry Creek Drive. Kenneth Wayne Williams Jr., 16, was last seen Aug. 18 on Cherry Creek Drive.
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?A Durham teen missing for nearly a week was located Sunday night. More>>

Hillside High participates in Million Father March Monday

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Hillside High School will be participating in the national Million Father March for the second year in a row Monday. More>>

Cary murder suspect arrested in Fayetteville Video included

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A homicide suspect wanted for the murder of 58-year-old Wendy Jean Johnson in Cary Friday night was arrested in Fayetteville late Saturday night, according to authorities. More>>

Police search for missing Durham teen

Kenneth Wayne Williams Jr., 16, was last seen Aug. 18 on Cherry Creek Drive. Kenneth Wayne Williams Jr., 16, was last seen Aug. 18 on Cherry Creek Drive.
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Police are asking for assistance locating a Durham teen who has been missing for nearly a week. More>>

Police search for driver in Durham hit-and-run

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Police are searching for the driver of a car that hit a woman early Sunday morning near Angier Avenue in Durham. More>>

Cary Police identify, search for suspect in woman's murder Video included

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A woman shot and killed at a Cary apartment complex had just arrived to care for a disabled child, a neighbor said.

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Teen driver killed in Holly Springs head-on collision Video included

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The North Carolina State Highway Patrol said a fatal accident occurred Saturday on Piney Grove-Wilbon Road in Holly Springs. More>>

Shots fired at SUV in Durham, 1 man killed Video included

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Durham police are investigating a homicide that occurred early Saturday morning near the intersection of North Duke Street and Horton Road. More>>

Durham nonprofit provides teachers with free school supplies Video included

The inventory includes pens, paper, binders and more. The inventory includes pens, paper, binders and more.
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Hundreds of Durham teachers are getting help with free school supplies thanks to a nonprofit organization. More>>

Packapalooza packs Hillsborough Street in Raleigh Video included

Organizers are expecting around 50,000 people to attend Packapalooza this year. Organizers are expecting around 50,000 people to attend Packapalooza this year.
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A packed Hillsborough Street played host Saturday to Packapalooza, a free event for the public to kick off a new school year for North Carolina State University. More>>

3 arrested, charged in Raleigh shooting and robberies Video included

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Three men have been arrested and are facing numerous charges for their involvement in a shooting that injured two in the 4700 block of Courtney Lane in Raleigh Monday night. More>>

Man killed in Fayetteville home invasion identified

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The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office is investigating a home invasion that left one person dead early Saturday morning.
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Business coaches aim to inspire Bragg soldiers

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Business leaders and entrepreneurs are at Fort Bragg in an ongoing effort to help service members prepare for life after the military. More>>

NC State charges Durham man with breaking into dorms

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A Durham man faces multiple charges for breaking into parts of the N.C. State campus, burglaries that sparked a campus-wide crime alert. More>>

Man charged with burglaries at UNC dorm

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Thomas Dusek has been arrested in charted in connection with burglaries at two rooms at Ehringhaus Residence Hall at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Wednesday morning. More>>

Raleigh police release photos of vehicles possibly related to fatal shooting

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Raleigh police are asking for assistance in solving a fatal shooting that occurred Wednesday morning on West South Street. More>>

Missing 3-year-old Fayetteville girl found safe at neighbor's house Video included

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A 3-year-old girl from Fayetteville went missing Thursday night from her home, Fayetteville police said.
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1 millionth Wake Co. resident gets Wake Tech scholarship

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The president of Wake Technical Community College announced the one millionth Wake County resident will be provided with a full scholarship to the school. More>>

Cumberland Co. deputy resigns following DWI arrest

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A Cumberland County Sheriff's deputy resigned after being arrested early Friday for DWI. More>>

Missing Fort Bragg private Striped Wolf found in Florida Video included

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Private Juliet Striped Wolf was located in Volusia County, Florida, and is safe and unharmed, the Army said. More>>

2 rescued in Fayetteville fire

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Fayetteville firefighters rescued a 79-year-old woman and 48-year-old man Friday morning when responding to a fire at 990 Wayside Road. More>>

Troopers need help solving Orange Co. double-fatal hit-and-run

A memorial was set up at the scene where two bicyclists were killed in Orange County. A memorial was set up at the scene where two bicyclists were killed in Orange County.
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Highway Patrol is seeking the public's help to help solve a double-fatal hit-and-run that killed two bicyclist in September 2013. More>>

Free dental exams provided to low-income children in Durham Video included

The Durham County Department of Public Health and local dental professionals hosted a free back to school event for children of low-income families in need of dental care. The Durham County Department of Public Health and local dental professionals hosted a free back to school event for children of low-income families in need of dental care.
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The Durham County Department of Public Health and local dental professionals hosted a free back to school event for children of low-income families in need of dental care. More>>

NCCU: Chief Bellamy no longer with the university Video included

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North Carolina Central University officials said Friday that Chief Timothy Bellamy was no longer with the university. More>>

'Active shooter' drill to take place at Ligon Middle in Raleigh Video included

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The Wake County Sheriff's Office will hold an “active shooter” training exercise at Ligon GT Magnet School Friday morning. More>>

Dr. Campbell: The role of vaccines in school Video included

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Infectious diseases account for millions of school days lost each year for kindergarten through 12th-grade public school students in the United States. Forty percent of children aged five to 17 years missed three or more school days in the past year because of illness or injury. More>>

UNC police defend delay in dorm room burglary alert Video included

Police said two rooms in the Ehringhaus Residence Hall were burglarized while students were sleeping. Police said two rooms in the Ehringhaus Residence Hall were burglarized while students were sleeping.
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UNC police said they waited more than 24 hours to alert students  about two burglaries so that their investigation would not be jeopardized. More>>

16-year-old Raleigh girl missing since Friday located, is OK

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Raleigh police said a 16-year-old girl who had gone missing on Friday has been located and is "OK." More>>

Helping Hand Mission hands out school supplies

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Helping Hand Mission in Raleigh handed out school supplies to children of families who have fallen on hard times. More>>

Durham police recommendations meeting draws large crowd Video included

The meeting was moved to a larger space due to the overflowing crowd. The meeting was moved to a larger space due to the overflowing crowd.
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A crowd filled Durham City Hall Thursday to discuss the city manager's new report recommending changes to the police department. More>>

Durham Rescue Mission giving away backpacks, supplies to kids Video included

The Durham Rescue Mission, with the help of GSK, is giving away backpacks to needy children. The Durham Rescue Mission, with the help of GSK, is giving away backpacks to needy children.
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The Durham Rescue Mission is making sure all kids get the supplies they need for the upcoming school year. More>>

Fort Bragg paratrooper killed in Afghanistan

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A Fort Bragg paratrooper has been killed in action in Afghanistan. More>>

Raleigh cold case 'solvable' 20 years later, detectives say Video included

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A Triangle family says it is "optimistic" someone will come forward with information that may help police solve a 20-year-old cold case. More>>

Wake Co. sees jump in teacher turnover Video included

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Wake County is seeing significant turnover in teachers – and still looking to hire teachers as the traditional school year approaches. More>>

Sanford company receives grant to bring manufacturing back to US

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Arden Companies, in combination with North Carolina State University's College of Textiles, has been named to receive a grant of $600,000 to bring manufacturing back to the United States. More>>

Stedman man charged with manufacturing meth

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A Stedman man has been arrested and charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office said Thursday. More>>

Microsoft donates $700k to local charities at Durham store grand opening

Microsoft donated $700,000 to local charities at a ribbon cutting for its new store in Durham. Microsoft donated $700,000 to local charities at a ribbon cutting for its new store in Durham.
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Microsoft donated $700,000 to local charities Thursday during a ribbon cutting event for the software giant's new store in Durham.
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UNC's Southern Folklife Collection marks 25 years

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Festivities to mark the 25th anniversary of the Southern Folklife Collection at UNC Chapel Hill will culminate with a concert by Merle Haggard and Tift Merritt. More>>

Raleigh police investigating 2 armed robberies

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Police are investigating two robberies that occurred late Wednesday night and early Thursday morning in Raleigh. More>>

Amanda Hayes filing for divorce from husband

Amanda Hayes, 41, was found guilt second-degree murder in the July 2011 death of Laura Ackerson. Amanda Hayes, 41, was found guilt second-degree murder in the July 2011 death of Laura Ackerson.
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Amanda Hayes, who was convicted in the death of a Kinston mother in 2011, is filing for divorce from husband Grant Hayes, according to a recent court document. More>>

Pikeville couple accused of child abuse turn themselves in

Christian Amanda Tomeski, 21, and Thomas John Stickland, 27. Christian Amanda Tomeski, 21, and Thomas John Stickland, 27.
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A Pikeville couple wanted on child abuse charges turned themselves into authorities Wednesday afternoon, said the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office. More>>

Shots fired into Fayetteville home

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Fayetteville police say shots were fired into a residence Wednesday night at a home in the 500 block of Cedar Creek Road. More>>

Hundreds affected by Garner power outages Video included

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More than 15,000 customers are without power Wednesday evening in Garner, Duke Energy reported. More>>

Raleigh police arrest Jacksonville man for human trafficking Video included

Eric Javon Thompson is in the Wake County Detention Center. Eric Javon Thompson is in the Wake County Detention Center.
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Raleigh police have arrested a man accused of holding four women hostage. More>>

Raleigh 6-year-old kidnapped from home, then returned Video included

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A 6-year-old Raleigh girl was kidnapped and later returned to her home Wednesday morning. More>>

NC Supreme Court OK to take Jason Young trial

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North Carolina's highest court has agreed to consider whether Jason Young should get a new trial that a lower court ordered in April. More>>

Durham UPS Store among 51 named in possible data breach Video included

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A UPS Store in Durham is one of 51 stores in 24 states that may have been compromised by a computer virus. More>>

Millbrook band director suspended after DWI Video included

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The Millbrook High School band director has been suspended with pay after being charged with driving while impaired. More>>

Durham leaders consider affordable housing along proposed light rail Video included

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Discussions began Wednesday about ways to make sure there's affordable housing near the light rail before land prices increase. More>>

Victims in fatal downtown Raleigh shooting identified, police search for leads Video included

Raleigh Police on the scene of a shooting on West South Street. Raleigh Police on the scene of a shooting on West South Street.
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Raleigh Police are investigating a shooting on West South Street near Dawson Street in downtown Wednesday morning. More>>

Man wanted for fondling self in Fayetteville public library

A surveillance video showed the suspect was fondling his exposed genitals while holding a magazine, authorities said. A surveillance video showed the suspect was fondling his exposed genitals while holding a magazine, authorities said.
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Cumberland County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man it said was fondling himself at a public library in Fayetteville. More>>

Police: body found in East Raleigh

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Police said a dead body was found Wednesday morning in East Raleigh. More>>

Army investigating disappearance of Fort Bragg soldier

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The Army has opened an investigation into the disappearance of a Fort Bragg solider who has been missing since July 1.
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Work underway on Durham civil rights mural Video included

A mural on Morris Street includes more than 30 portraits of activists and people closely tied to Durham's civil rights history. A mural on Morris Street includes more than 30 portraits of activists and people closely tied to Durham's civil rights history.
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Durham's civil rights history is going on display on the side of a building. More>>

Missing FL teen may be in NC

Cierra Faye Smith, 14, was reported missing by the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office in Florida. Cierra Faye Smith, 14, was reported missing by the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office in Florida.
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The Goldsboro Police Department needs the public's help in locating a missing teen from Florida who may be in Wayne or Harnett County. More>>

Wilson's Mills police find little girl's family

Wilson's Mills police need help to identify this little girl. Wilson's Mills police need help to identify this little girl.
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A little girl was returned to her family after wandering away from her home in Johnston County Wednesday morning. More>>

Raleigh woman in Israel: 'It's just instant terror' Video included

The Graham family chose to leave Raleigh and live in Israel. The Graham family chose to leave Raleigh and live in Israel.
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A Raleigh woman is witnessing violence in Israel first hand.Robin Graham was born in the triangle, but now chooses to raise her two children in war-torn Israel. More>>

Selma town councilor backs off baggy pants ban Video included

Councilor William Overby removed the proposed baggy pants ban from consideration. Councilor William Overby removed the proposed baggy pants ban from consideration.
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A town councilor in Selma is backing off a proposal to ban baggy pants in public. More>>

Wake schools discuss enrollment changes to fill 3 new schools

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Wake schools leaders held first discussions Tuesday concerning enrollment changes that will be necessary for the 2015-16 school year when two new high schools and an elementary school opens. More>>

Ferguson not alone with militarized police force Video included

The Durham Police Department is just one of dozens of local law enforcement agencies that have military gear and equipment. The Durham Police Department is just one of dozens of local law enforcement agencies that have military gear and equipment.
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Wearing camouflage, vests, helmets, and using flash bombs and tear gas to control protestors, law enforcement in Ferguson, Missouri, have resembled military more than police officers in recent days. More>>

Fayetteville leaders consider downtown baseball stadium Video included

Fayetteville leaders toured Durham to get a closer look at downtown development success. Fayetteville leaders toured Durham to get a closer look at downtown development success.
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Some Fayetteville leaders would like to copy a few pages from Durham's playbook when it comes to downtown revitalization.
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Police: Raleigh man dies from accidental stab wound

Raleigh police said there were no indication of foul play in his death. Raleigh police said there were no indication of foul play in his death.
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A 50-year-old man whose body was found in the 3800 block of South Wilmington Street Aug. 13 died from an accidental stab wound, Raleigh police said. More>>

Durham civic leader pleased with police response to report Video included

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The head of a group that made suggestions for changes within the Durham Police Department said he is pleased with the city manager's response. More>>

Police: Fayetteville man stole Percocet from quadriplegic

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Joseph Theodore Cooper, 28, is accused of stealing Percocet from a quadriplegic. More>>

Durham group raising supplies for schools

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A Durham group is looking to raise supplies for the neediest classrooms in Durham and urging the public to help. More>>

Aqua NC testing 'dirty' water in Wake Forest neighborhood Video included

Wendy Callahan took this photo of an Aqua NC truck in the Crescent Ridge neighborhood. Wendy Callahan took this photo of an Aqua NC truck in the Crescent Ridge neighborhood.
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A WNCN Investigates report is prompting action after a Wake Forest family complained its tap water was brown in color. More>>

Suspicious white powder found in Cary business, police say

Emergency officials respond to a report of a suspicious white powder delivered to a software company. Emergency officials respond to a report of a suspicious white powder delivered to a software company.
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Emergency officials say a Cary software company was evacuated after it received a package containing a suspicious white powder.
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Man, 5-year-old boy killed in house fire in Rocky Mount Video included

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Fire officials in Rocky Mount said two people were killed in a house fire Monday night. More>>

NC civilian employee union opposes military cuts

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A union that represents civilian workers at Fort Bragg is asking the congressional delegation to fight potential budget cuts. More>>

Dozens protest NC chicken processing plant

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Cumberland County Commissioners now know that dozens of their constituents oppose a proposed $113 million chicken processing plant in the area. More>>

Mother, infant injured in Raleigh shooting Monday night

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Raleigh Police are looking for two suspects wanted in connection with a shooting Monday night that injured a mother and her 10-month-old baby. More>>

The Clueless Chick: Planning the perfect picnic Video included

August is National Picnic Month and with a few simple tips from our Party Planning expert Jennifer Durbin, you can easily plan the perfect picnic. August is National Picnic Month and with a few simple tips from our Party Planning expert Jennifer Durbin, you can easily plan the perfect picnic.
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August is National Picnic Month and with a few simple tips from our Party Planning expert Jennifer Durbin, you can easily plan the perfect picnic by pulling together a few items that are probably already in your pantry. More>>

Off-duty firefighter helps save neighbor's home in Cary Video included

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A Cary family says they have their neighbor to thank for saving their home after they believe lightning struck their house.
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Liquid ecstasy overdose leads to concerning gun cache discovery Video included

Fayetteville Police say they seized 47 guns as part of their investigation. Fayetteville Police say they seized 47 guns as part of their investigation.
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Fayetteville police seized nearly 50 guns from the home of a woman accused of giving three children liquid ecstasy last week. More>>

Police search for missing Raleigh teen

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Police are searching for a Raleigh teen who has been missing since Friday night. More>>

Wake Co. Schools streamline bus routes for 2014-15 year Video included

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School buses for the Wake County Public School System will make far fewer stops this coming school year. More>>

Durham's response seeks more trust from public for police

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Durham City Manager Thomas Bonfield on Monday released an extensive response to recommendations involving the Durham Police. More>>

Wake Co. expected to have 1 million residents this week Video included

Wake County leaders say the millionth resident with move to or be born in the county the week of Aug. 18, 2014. Wake County leaders say the millionth resident with move to or be born in the county the week of Aug. 18, 2014.
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It is estimated that the millionth resident will either move or be born in Wake County on Friday. More>>

Wake Forest neighborhood says drinking water is 'dirty' Video included

Neighbors in the Crescent Ridge neighborhood say their water is discolored and often leaves behind a trail of sediment. Neighbors in the Crescent Ridge neighborhood say their water is discolored and often leaves behind a trail of sediment.
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Neighbors in the Crescent Ridge neighborhood say their water is discolored and often leaves behind a trail of sediment. More>>

Grandson charged with stealing from grandfather, 95, in Fayetteville

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A grandson is charged with stealing checks from his 95-year-old grandfather in Fayetteville.
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Downtown Durham traffic to be hit by major project

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Traffic across downtown Durham will be disrupted beginning in September. More>>

Man charged with sexually assaulting 11-year-old in Durham Food Lion

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Officers arrested a man Sunday after he grabbed an 11-year-old girl's buttocks in a Durham grocery store, police said. More>>

Fort Bragg soldier is missing

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A soldier is missing from Fort Bragg in Cumberland County. More>>

New Johnston Co. Schools software allows for feedback

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Johnston County Schools has launched new software called “EdChat” that is designed to be a simple way to give parents, teachers, staff, students and community members an outlet for ideas, concerns and praise. More>>

Vacant Fayetteville hotel fire considered suspicious

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The cause of a fire at a vacant hotel in Fayetteville Sunday afternoon is being considered suspicious at this time. More>>

'Hairspray' opens Raleigh Little Theatre season

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The Raleigh Little Theatre beings its 2014-15 season with the musical “Hairspray” on Friday. More>>

UNC police investigate indecent exposure incident on campus Video included

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Police at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are investigating an indecent exposure incident that occurred around noon Saturday on campus. More>>

Historic Johnston Co. church moves to new grounds Video included

Blackman's Grove Baptist Church members said there were talks of the move for more than 10 years. Blackman's Grove Baptist Church members said there were talks of the move for more than 10 years.
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A 121-year-old church in Johnston County was moved Saturday to help accommodate a boom in members. More>>

Hillsborough PD name new K9 officer 'Vader'

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Nearly 1,400 votes were cast between Aug. 5 and 10 in Orange County and now the Hillsborough Police Department's new K9 officer has a name. More>>

Retired UNC professor remembers time on set with Robin Williams Video included

Stephen Weiss was an extra on the set of "Patch Adams." Stephen Weiss was an extra on the set of "Patch Adams."
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Many people may have forgotten but one of Robin Williams most successful films was shot in the Triangle at UNC-Chapel Hill. More>>

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  • Duke University to hold Michael Brown forum Monday night

    Duke University to hold Michael Brown forum Monday night

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:59 AM EDT2014-09-01 08:59:24 GMT
    Lesley McSpadden, right, the mother of 18-year-old Michael Brown, watches as Brown's father, Michael Brown Sr., holds up a family pictureduring a news conference Aug. 11, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)Lesley McSpadden, right, the mother of 18-year-old Michael Brown, watches as Brown's father, Michael Brown Sr., holds up a family pictureduring a news conference Aug. 11, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
    The issues surrounding the deadly police shooting in Ferguson, Mo. will be discussed in the Triangle Monday night when Duke University will hold a town hall forum.
    The issues surrounding the deadly police shooting in Ferguson, Mo. will be discussed in the Triangle Monday night when Duke University will hold a town hall forum.
  • Granville Co. farmer donates 'ugly' corn to local charities

    Granville Co. farmer donates 'ugly' corn to local charities

    Saturday, August 30 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-08-30 21:48:11 GMT
    Nearly $3,000 worth of corn was donated to the Produce Box by farmer Gary Fuller, of Granville County.Nearly $3,000 worth of corn was donated to the Produce Box by farmer Gary Fuller, of Granville County.
    Rather than throw away thousands of ears of "ugly but good" corn, foiled after very wet summer, a local farmer chose to donate them to the needy.
    Rather than throw away thousands of ears of "ugly but good" corn, foiled after very wet summer, a local farmer chose to donate them to the needy.
  • Former Marine closes in on goal to keep coffee shop open

    Former Marine closes in on goal to keep coffee shop open

    Saturday, August 30 2014 1:50 AM EDT2014-08-30 05:50:17 GMT
    Matt Victoriano's military background influenced every aspect of his Durham coffee house and bar, Intrepid Life.Matt Victoriano's military background influenced every aspect of his Durham coffee house and bar, Intrepid Life.
    A business owner and former Marine says he may be able to keep his Durham coffee shop open after receiving an outpouring of support from the community.
    A business owner and former Marine says he may be able to keep his Durham coffee shop open after receiving an outpouring of support from the community.
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  • Family of Sampson Co. house fire victims pay respects

    Family of Sampson Co. house fire victims pay respects

    Monday, September 1 2014 5:36 AM EDT2014-09-01 09:36:18 GMT
    Six people, representing three different families, died in a house fire over the weekend.Six people, representing three different families, died in a house fire over the weekend.

    Family and friends of six people who died in a house fire paid their respects Sunday evening. Flames ripped through a mobile home on Gibbs Road just outside the town of Garland in Sampson County early Saturday morning.

    Family and friends of six people who died in a house fire paid their respects Sunday evening. Flames ripped through a mobile home on Gibbs Road just outside the town of Garland in Sampson County early Saturday morning.

  • Chatham Co. man's pine coffins make for greener burials

    Chatham Co. man's pine coffins make for greener burials

    Sunday, August 31 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-08-31 22:30:36 GMT
    Don Byrne works to make pine coffins with out any power tools for those who want to keep their carbon footprint small until the very end.Don Byrne works to make pine coffins with out any power tools for those who want to keep their carbon footprint small until the very end.
    Don Byrne works to make pine coffins with out any power tools for those who want to keep their carbon footprint small until the very end.
    Don Byrne works to make pine coffins with out any power tools for those who want to keep their carbon footprint small until the very end.
  • 1 dead in shooting at large party in Burlington

    1 dead in shooting at large party in Burlington

    Sunday, August 31 2014 4:03 PM EDT2014-08-31 20:03:32 GMT
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    Investigators say one man was killed and a second critically injured in a shooting at a Burlington motel where several hundred people were gathered for a party.
    Investigators say one man was killed and a second critically injured in a shooting at a Burlington motel where several hundred people were gathered for a party.
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