A woman reported to Cary police she, her son and grandchild were robbed at knifepoint Monday during a home invasion. More>>
To ease overcrowding, Wake County Schools may calendar changes at four elementary schools and one middle school for the 2015-2016 school year. More>>
Raleigh police released photos taken in Dunn of two persons of interest in a 2010 Georgia murder. More>>
A registered sex offender accused of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl in Spring Lake is expected in court Tuesday afternoon. More>>
Durham's new district attorney will be sworn into office publicly Tuesday afternoon at 2 p.m.
Raleigh City Council member Thomas Crowder has testicular cancer and will resign from the council, he said Tuesday. More>>
The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at N.C. State University will receive a $2 million gift from the daughter of a former Sampson County teacher. More>>
Researchers from N.C. State University finds that non-native camel cricket species have spread into homes across the eastern United States. More>>
More than 100 paratroopers assigned to the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg returned from Afghanistan Monday afternoon.
The state Court of Appeals has upheld the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's lifetime ban of a fan who allegedly harassed female soccer players. More>>
Duke University professors lead a panel discussion about race, the role of police and how social media coverage of street protests in Ferguson Missouri shaped the Michael Brown shooting death story. More>>
The International Festival, a celebration of the rich variety of cultures that make up our region, returns to downtown Raleigh Sept. 19-21. More>>
The Goldsboro Police Department was investigating a shooting Monday night after a 20-year-old man was killed. More>>
We all know how important it is to keep baby safe, which is why September has been named National Baby Safety Month.
One person is dead after a van flipped several times Monday morning in Johnston County. More>>
A North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper was injured Monday in a single-car accident on Lake Wheeler Road. More>>
Deputies say a woman was shot Monday evening at 2601 Andrews Rd. in Sanford.
Repairs are underway after a water main broke early Sunday evening outside Greenlaw Hall at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. More>>
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.More>>
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>>
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>>
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>>
A man wanted by police for posing as an officer and sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl surrendered to authorities Saturday. More>>
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.
One man died early Saturday morning in a single-vehicle wreck in Vass, according to authorities. More>>
A Fayetteville man was arrested Saturday in Spring Lake on charges arising from his sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl. More>>
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>>
Police say two people are dead after a freight train collided with a car in Morrisville Friday night.
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>>
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>>
Six people are dead after a mobile home caught fire early Saturday morning in Sampson County, investigators say.
Police say no charges will be filed in a pedestrian-involved crash Thursday night in Carrboro.
A motorcyclist died Friday morning in Robbins after slamming into the back of a pickup truck, authorities said. More>>
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>>
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>>
An 18-month-old child died Friday after being found unresponsive in his grandmother's pool at her Fayetteville home. More>>
A Fayetteville family is looking for answers after a 28-year-old man disappeared more than 2 weeks ago. More>>
The military is investigating the death of a Fort Bragg paratrooper earlier this week on base.
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>>
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>>
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 are trying to locate Anthony Stewart Jr. who is wanted in connection with an attempted armed robbery. More>>
Neighbors say they are disappointed with the county's decision to allow a shooting range near their properties to continue operating. More>>
One person was injured in a small plane crash in Granville County near the Wake County line late Thursday night. More>>
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 said Standard Poor's, a top credit rating agency, has upgraded the town's credit rating from AA to AAA. More>>
?Performance Fiber, a leading producer of industrial polyester fibers and fabrics, in Chatham County is closing. More>>
A Fayetteville family is asking for the public's help in locating their missing relative. More>>
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>>
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 has announced new policies for dealing with sexual violence. More>>
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>>
The suspect in a Spring Lake child sexual assault case failed to turn himself in on Thursday. More>>
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 are continuing to search for a registered sex offender accused of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl. More>>
It's an Ice Bucket Challenge in Durham with a twist. More>>
A woman suffered serious injuries after being hit by a car late Wednesday night in Fayetteville. More>>
A hospital system in Harnett County has lost millions over the last two years, concerning citizens and hospital administrators. More>>
The DOT reports eight pedestrians have been hit in seven different crashes on Dearborn Drive in Durham since the start of 2009. More>>
A Fayetteville man was arrested Wednesday after he led Cumberland County Sheriff's deputies to materials used to manufacture methamphetamine behind his residence. More>>
Police arrested one of two men wanted in connection with the shooting death of a Spring Lake man. More>>
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>>
An 82nd Airborne Division Paratrooper died Saturday on post at Fort Bragg of injuries sustained from a gunshot wound. More>>
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>>
The Vance County Sheriff's Office said it arrested a 17-year-old boy in connection with an Aug. 23 fatal shooting. More>>
The Oberlin cemetery is located near Cameron Village in downtown Raleigh. More>>
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>>
A Cary woman has been arrested and accused of lying to police investigating the murder of a nurse in Cary last week. More>>
Deputies say a Fayetteville man has been charged with maiming after he cut off part of his roommate's ear Tuesday night. More>>
A 16-year-old has been charged with murder in connection with the Aug. 9 shooting of a man in Durham. More>>
A Seventy-First High School football player who died last summer after practice likely died as a result of cardiac arrhythmia. More>>
Highway Patrol was investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash that happened Tuesday night on Interstate 85 North near the Durham Freeway. More>>
The fate of a contemporary home under construction in an historic downtown Raleigh neighborhood is in now in the hands of a judge. More>>
Police in Carthage are the latest in North Carolina to try outfitting officers with body cameras.
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 and Cumberland County held a news conference Tuesday afternoon to raise awareness about the problem of human trafficking in the area. More>>
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 is investigating a possible hazing incident with the football team. More>>
Fayetteville's police chief says the city has seen a notable drop in the crime rate so far this year.
North Carolina State University police said it received an anonymous tip concerning a sexual assault at a frat house.
A 4-year-old girl from Durham died early Tuesday morning after being hit by a car Monday night. More>>
A couple charged in the stabbing death of a stranger they lured through a Craigslist ad pleaded guilty to murder. More>>
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 in Fayetteville are stealing computer equipment from a landfill. More>>
UNC-Chapel Hill is launching a new app to help keep students and employees safe. More>>
A former Marine and Durham business owner is being recognized by the White House. More>>
Daniel Remington, who is charged with killing a woman in Cary Friday night, is now charged with assaulting another inmate. More>>
Approximately 50,000 students on the traditional school calendar returned to the classroom in Cumberland County on Tuesday. More>>
A North Raleigh house commonly referred to as “the party mansion” sold last month for $1 million. More>>
A Mount Olive mother was killed in a fire Monday morning in Wayne County after her son was able to escape.
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.
Highway Patrol is investigating a crash involving multiple vehicles on Interstate 540 in Wake County. More>>
A Fayetteville family of six was displaced from their home Monday night after a fire broke out in the family's laundry room. More>>
More than 300 people showed up Monday at Big Boss Brewery in Raleigh for the fifth annual Casks for a Cure. More>>
Most classrooms in Wake County are full today, but some teaching positions remain empty heading into the school year.
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>>
Opening statements were heard Monday in the case of a "modern" home being constructed in a historic Raleigh neighborhood. More>>
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>>
A 31-year-old Cumberland County father was found guilty of first-degree murder Monday in the beating death of his toddler son. More>>
A online fundraising effort will help cover costs for Wendy Jean Johnson of Sanford, who was murdered in Cary. More>>
Duke University students are back in class in Durham and at a brand new campus in China. More>>
The Fayetteville Police have arrested two men in connection with 18 multiple motor vehicle break-ins. More>>
Spring Lake Detectives have charged Shaquan Darnell Parker, also known as “Q,” with first-degree murder in the death of Carey Terelle McLean. More>>
An 18-year-old Fayetteville man is charged with beating his grandfather following an argument over $5, according to officials. More>>
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.
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>>
The State Bureau of Investigation is continuing to review two fatal police shootings in Hope Mills earlier this year. More>>
?A Durham teen missing for nearly a week was located Sunday night. More>>
Hillside High School will be participating in the national Million Father March for the second year in a row Monday. More>>
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 are asking for assistance locating a Durham teen who has been missing for nearly a week. More>>
Police are searching for the driver of a car that hit a woman early Sunday morning near Angier Avenue in Durham. More>>
A woman shot and killed at a Cary apartment complex had just arrived to care for a disabled child, a neighbor said.
A woman shot and killed at a Cary apartment complex had just arrived to care for a disabled child, a neighbor said.More>>
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol said a fatal accident occurred Saturday on Piney Grove-Wilbon Road in Holly Springs. More>>
Durham police are investigating a homicide that occurred early Saturday morning near the intersection of North Duke Street and Horton Road. More>>
Hundreds of Durham teachers are getting help with free school supplies thanks to a nonprofit organization. More>>
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>>
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>>
The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office is investigating a home invasion that left one person dead early Saturday morning.
Business leaders and entrepreneurs are at Fort Bragg in an ongoing effort to help service members prepare for life after the military. More>>
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>>
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 are asking for assistance in solving a fatal shooting that occurred Wednesday morning on West South Street. More>>
A 3-year-old girl from Fayetteville went missing Thursday night from her home, Fayetteville police said.
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>>
A Cumberland County Sheriff's deputy resigned after being arrested early Friday for DWI. More>>
Private Juliet Striped Wolf was located in Volusia County, Florida, and is safe and unharmed, the Army said. More>>
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>>
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>>
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>>
North Carolina Central University officials said Friday that Chief Timothy Bellamy was no longer with the university. More>>
The Wake County Sheriff's Office will hold an “active shooter” training exercise at Ligon GT Magnet School Friday morning. More>>
UNC police said they waited more than 24 hours to alert students about two burglaries so that their investigation would not be jeopardized. More>>
Raleigh police said a 16-year-old girl who had gone missing on Friday has been located and is "OK." More>>
Helping Hand Mission in Raleigh handed out school supplies to children of families who have fallen on hard times. More>>
A crowd filled Durham City Hall Thursday to discuss the city manager's new report recommending changes to the police department. More>>
The Durham Rescue Mission is making sure all kids get the supplies they need for the upcoming school year. More>>
A Fort Bragg paratrooper has been killed in action in Afghanistan. More>>
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 County is seeing significant turnover in teachers – and still looking to hire teachers as the traditional school year approaches. More>>
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>>
A Stedman man has been arrested and charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office said Thursday. More>>
Microsoft donated $700,000 to local charities Thursday during a ribbon cutting event for the software giant's new store in Durham.
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>>
Police are investigating two robberies that occurred late Wednesday night and early Thursday morning in Raleigh. More>>
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>>
A Pikeville couple wanted on child abuse charges turned themselves into authorities Wednesday afternoon, said the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office. More>>
Fayetteville police say shots were fired into a residence Wednesday night at a home in the 500 block of Cedar Creek Road. More>>
More than 15,000 customers are without power Wednesday evening in Garner, Duke Energy reported. More>>
Raleigh police have arrested a man accused of holding four women hostage. More>>
A 6-year-old Raleigh girl was kidnapped and later returned to her home Wednesday morning. More>>
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>>
A UPS Store in Durham is one of 51 stores in 24 states that may have been compromised by a computer virus. More>>
The Millbrook High School band director has been suspended with pay after being charged with driving while impaired. More>>
Discussions began Wednesday about ways to make sure there's affordable housing near the light rail before land prices increase. More>>
Raleigh Police are investigating a shooting on West South Street near Dawson Street in downtown Wednesday morning. More>>
Cumberland County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man it said was fondling himself at a public library in Fayetteville. More>>
Police said a dead body was found Wednesday morning in East Raleigh. More>>
The Army has opened an investigation into the disappearance of a Fort Bragg solider who has been missing since July 1.
Durham's civil rights history is going on display on the side of a building. More>>
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>>
A little girl was returned to her family after wandering away from her home in Johnston County Wednesday morning. More>>
A WNCN Investigates report is prompting action after a Wake Forest family complained its tap water was brown in color. More>>
A Cary family says they have their neighbor to thank for saving their home after they believe lightning struck their house.
Neighbors in the Crescent Ridge neighborhood say their water is discolored and often leaves behind a trail of sediment. More>>
Traffic across downtown Durham will be disrupted beginning in September. More>>
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>>
Police at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are investigating an indecent exposure incident that occurred around noon Saturday on campus. More>>
A 121-year-old church in Johnston County was moved Saturday to help accommodate a boom in members. More>>
Asheville police said a man has been charged ten months after a Fayetteville native was found dead in his apartment last year. More>>
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.