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AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EST Official: Base shooter watched shooting videos before attack PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — The Saudi student who fatally shot three people at a U.S. naval base in Florida hosted a dinner … Click to Continue »
Pedestrian sustains serious injuries after struck by vehicle in Raleigh
Pedestrian struck by vehicle, road closed in RaleighRaleigh police said a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle by the Walnut Creek Softball Complex on Saturday.
Family recounts heroics of fallen son in Pensacola shooting Joshua Watson had just graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy and looked forward to a military career as a pilot. On Saturday, he was being hailed a hero, as his … Click to Continue »
Jessup leads Boise State over Colorado State 75-64 Justinian Jessup set career highs with 27 points and seven 3-pointers, including his 254th career 3-pointer, and Boise State beat Colorado State 75-64 on Saturday night for its first Mountain … Click to Continue »
Western Kentucky hands Arkansas its first loss, 86-79 in OT Taveion Hollingsworth scored 23 points and had a dunk in the final seconds to put the finishing touches on Western Kentucky’s 86-79 overtime win over previously unbeaten Arkansas on Saturday. … Click to Continue »
Charlotte police: No more ankle bracelets for murder suspects
Charlotte police said they will no longer assign electronic ankle bracelets to monitor murder suspects, the police chief saying the change may encourage local judges to keep potentially violent suspects in jail before trial.
Cooling Down
Rain and Warmer Temps Return Monday
Raleigh Police share holiday shopping safety tips
As shoppers continue to pack retail stores throughout the Triangle, Raleigh police are offering tips to stay safe.
Fire destroys mobile home in Fayetteville
Fire at mobile home in FayettevilleA fire destroyed a mobile home in Fayetteville on Saturday.
Fayetteville woman killed in domestic disturbance was suspect's mother-in-law, neighbors say
Abigail Marie TiptonA woman was arrested after a 67-year-old woman was found dead in their Fayetteville home Friday night, police said.
Wake Forest community comes together to host event after parade canceled WAKE FOREST, N.C. (WNCN) — Although the Wake Forest Christmas parade put on by the town is no longer taking place, that doesn’t mean the festivities are canceled. The town canceled the parade after large groups of people planned to protest over a Confederacy float being in it, according to a Wake Forest spokesperson. The […]
2 children in North Carolina charged with manslaughter
Charlotte policeAuthorities in North Carolina say they've charged an 11-year-old boy and a 12-year-old girl with involuntary manslaughter after they got into a physical altercation with another child who was struck by a vehicle and killed.
1 detained after armed robbery at Raleigh Dollar Tree and nearby robbery attempt RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Raleigh police said they have detained a suspect after an armed robbery and an attempted armed robbery at businesses along Lake Wheeler Road Saturday afternoon. The incidents were reported just before 5:30 p.m. as an armed robbery of the Dollar Tree store in the 2700 block of Lake Wheeler Road, according […]
Carolina Hurricanes Partner with Morrisville’s Wake Competition Center Carolina Hurricanes Partner with Morrisville’s Wake Competition Center

The Carolina Hurricanes announced at a press conference today that, starting next year, the not-yet-open ice facility at the Wake Competition Center will be their official practice facility.

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