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  • Stolen dinosaur replica returned to Raleigh museum

    Stolen dinosaur replica returned to Raleigh museum

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:13 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:13:16 GMT
    A model of a baby dinosaur that was stolen from the Museum of Natural Sciences has been returned to the museum, officials said at a news conference Monday.
    A model of a baby dinosaur that was stolen from the Museum of Natural Sciences has been returned to the museum, officials said at a news conference Monday.
  • 2 charged with first-degree murder in beating death of UNC professor, cancer researcher

    2 charged with first-degree murder in beating death of UNC professor, cancer researcher

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:00 AM EDT2014-07-25 13:00:14 GMT
    A UNC research professor was robbed and beaten to death Wednesday afternoon on University Drive in Chapel Hill, police said.
    A UNC research professor was robbed and beaten to death Wednesday afternoon on University Drive in Chapel Hill, police said.
  • Va. ruling sets up contentious battle over gay marriage in NC

    Va. ruling sets up contentious battle over gay marriage in NC

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:33:56 GMT
    North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper said it is time to stop defending the state's amendment prohibiting gay marriage.North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper said it is time to stop defending the state's amendment prohibiting gay marriage.
    Attorney General Roy Cooper said his office will no longer defend North Carolina's gay marriage ban.
    Attorney General Roy Cooper said his office will no longer defend North Carolina's gay marriage ban.
  • Father killed, daughter injured when plane hits them on beach

    Father killed, daughter injured when plane hits them on beach

    Monday, July 28 2014 5:25 PM EDT2014-07-28 21:25:04 GMT
    A father was killed and his 9-year-old daughter critically injured Sunday while walking along a Florida beach when a small plane crash landed on the Gulf Coast only feet from the surf, authorities said.
    A father was killed and his 9-year-old daughter critically injured Sunday while walking along a Florida beach when a small plane crash landed on the Gulf Coast only feet from the surf, authorities said.
  • Couple surrenders to police in Raleigh museum dinosaur model theft

    Couple surrenders to police in Raleigh museum dinosaur model theft

    Thursday, July 17 2014 6:46 PM EDT2014-07-17 22:46:57 GMT
    Two suspects in the theft of a dinosaur model from Museum of Natural Sciences voluntarily turned themselves in Thursday.
    Two suspects in the theft of a dinosaur model from Museum of Natural Sciences voluntarily turned themselves in Thursday.
  • Taekwondo For The Entire Family

    Taekwondo For The Entire Family

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:45 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:45:28 GMT
    Julee Peck of Peck's Taekwondo and student Shannon Bradley explain why taekwondo is a great activity for the entire family.
    Julee Peck of Peck's Taekwondo and student Shannon Bradley explain why taekwondo is a great activity for the entire family.
  • Man charged with killing UNC professor had just left Wake Jail

    Man charged with killing UNC professor had just left Wake Jail

    Friday, July 25 2014 7:14 PM EDT2014-07-25 23:14:57 GMT
    Derick Davis II, 23 (Left) and Troy Arrington, Jr., 27, (Right)Derick Davis II, 23 (Left) and Troy Arrington, Jr., 27, (Right)
    An Orange County dispatcher sounded shocked Wednesday afternoon when a 911 caller described finding University of North Carolina professor Feng Liu beaten and dying on a street near the UNC campus.
    An Orange County dispatcher sounded shocked Wednesday afternoon when a 911 caller described finding University of North Carolina professor Feng Liu beaten and dying on a street near the UNC campus.
  • Capped enrollment at Wake schools affecting where families choose to live

    Capped enrollment at Wake schools affecting where families choose to live

    Monday, July 28 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-07-28 21:18:16 GMT
    Wake County School Board Chairwoman Christine KushnerWake County School Board Chairwoman Christine Kushner
    Wake County is one of the fastest growing counties in North Carolina, but that population boom is causing some unexpected problems for the real estate market.
    Wake County is one of the fastest growing counties in North Carolina, but that population boom is causing some unexpected problems for the real estate market.
  • Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle in Fayetteville

    Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle in Fayetteville

    Monday, July 28 2014 9:52 PM EDT2014-07-29 01:52:20 GMT
    A pedestrian who was hit Monday on Raeford Road in Fayetteville has died as a result of his injuries.
    A pedestrian who was hit Monday on Raeford Road in Fayetteville has died as a result of his injuries.
  • 8-year-old hit by car in Raleigh

    8-year-old hit by car in Raleigh

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-07-28 20:00:08 GMT
    An 8-year-old was taken to the hospital Monday after being hit by a car on Rock Quarry Road near Crosslink Road.
    An 8-year-old was taken to the hospital Monday after being hit by a car on Rock Quarry Road near Crosslink Road.
  • Former firefighter uses comedy to cope with tragedy

    Former firefighter uses comedy to cope with tragedy

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-07-27 15:56:09 GMT
    Comedian Travis Howze turned to comedy as a way to cope after losing nine of his fellow firefighters in a fire in 2007.Comedian Travis Howze turned to comedy as a way to cope after losing nine of his fellow firefighters in a fire in 2007.
    Comedian Travis Howze turned to comedy as a way to cope after losing nine of his fellow firefighters in a fire in 2007.
    Comedian Travis Howze turned to comedy as a way to cope after losing nine of his fellow firefighters in a fire in 2007.
  • FL man spray-paints garage door with message for thief

    FL man spray-paints garage door with message for thief

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-07-27 15:39:37 GMT
    Jerry Ashley's message spray-painted on his garage door.Jerry Ashley's message spray-painted on his garage door.
    A Lakeland man has spray-painted his garage door with a message for the thief who stole his late wife’s laptop filled with sentimental photos.Jerry Ashley is still grieving over the passing of his wife Darlene, who died from an aneurysm last month at the age of 48.His loss has been compounded by thieves, who broke into his Lakeland home this week.Ashley has a lot of fond memories of his wife, and many of those memories are stored in a computer that was stolen from his home, now he taking an u...
    A Lakeland man has spray-painted his garage door with a message for the thief who stole his late wife’s laptop filled with sentimental photos.Jerry Ashley is still grieving over the passing of his wife Darlene, who died from an aneurysm last month at the age of 48.His loss has been compounded by thieves, who broke into his Lakeland home this week.Ashley has a lot of fond memories of his wife, and many of those memories are stored in a computer that was stolen from his home, now he taking an u...
  • Intense alligator battle caught on camera

    Intense alligator battle caught on camera

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:21 AM EDT2014-07-25 15:21:05 GMT
    An amazing video of two big gators locked in an intense fight might have you wondering how something so dangerous could happen at a golf course.A golfer shot the video using a cell phone in 2011. The video has resurfaced on social media. It shows the gators battling it out near a pond. According to the YouTube post, it happened at the Eagles Golf Club in Odessa."Footage of alligators in the wild fighting for territory and mating rights," said the YouTube post.The 4-minute video includes audio...
    An amazing video of two big gators locked in an intense fight might have you wondering how something so dangerous could happen at a golf course.A golfer shot the video using a cell phone in 2011. The video has resurfaced on social media. It shows the gators battling it out near a pond. According to the YouTube post, it happened at the Eagles Golf Club in Odessa."Footage of alligators in the wild fighting for territory and mating rights," said the YouTube post.The 4-minute video includes audio...
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