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A North Carolina prison forces this woman to shower with dozens of men

Kanautica Zayre-Brown is serving a potential 10-year sentence at Harnett Correctional in Lillington, North Carolina. She bunks with 38 male inmates. She is also required to change and shower with these men.


2 found dead in mobile home fire in North Carolina!

Two people have been found dead in a mobile home in North Carolina, and federal and state law enforcement authorities are helping sheriff’s deputies investigate. The Lenoir County Sheriff’s office says on its Facebook page that the N.C. State Bureau of Investigation and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacc


Was that ballot fraud in North Carolina US House race?

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The country’s last vacant congressional seat will stay that way for months after North Carolina’s election board, hearing evidence of ballot fraud and testimony that the Republican ignored warning signs, ordered a new election.


Search underway for woman believed to have been kidnapped after shooting, house fire in North Carolina

HICKORY, N.C. — Deputies said they are searching for a 22-year-old woman they believe was kidnapped following a shooting and house fire in Catawba County Friday afternoon. Officials told WSOC that the suspect Derek Moser was last seen in the area of Pinebark Court in Newton. Authorities identified t


North Carolina Splits Day Two at the Mary Nutter Classic

CATHEDRAL CITY, Calif. – Following a water-logged tournament opener, North Carolina topped Utah, 7-3 in a marathon game on Friday afternoon. The Tar Heels quickly turned back around to face RV New Mexico State, but fell short 6-2 to wrap up day two of the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic.


North Carolina asks public to help clean up shipwreck

CAPE POINT, N.C. (AP)—Cape Hatteras National Seashore on North Carolina’s Outer Banks asked the public this week to help clean up a shipwreck that spread debris across a mile of beach at Cape Point.


North Carolina authorities find missing inmate

SPINDALE, N.C. – Authorities in North Carolina say an inmate who went missing at the Rutherford Correctional Center has been captured not far from the facility. The North Carolina Department of Public Safety said in a statement that department K-9 staff and members of the Rutherford County Sheriff's


North Carolina High School Teacher, 77, Killed After Vicious and Mysterious Animal Attack

A North Carolina woman has tragically died after being viciously attacked by an animal and police are now desperately trying to find out what creature was reposible. On Friday, at 5:47 a.m., police were called to Indian Run Road where they found 77-year-old Brenda Hamilton clinging to life, Beaufort


The Largest Mass Grave In The South Is Located In This Small City In North Carolina

Few places in America have a more somber affect than the national cemeteries filled with those who put their lives on the line to protect our freedom and values. And North Carolina, in particular, has one of these national cemeteries that is heavily weighted with a dull ache that will never go away.


Search underway for inmate who escaped from North Carolina prison

SPINDALE, N.C. – Authorities are looking for an inmate accused of escaping from a North Carolina prison. WJZY reported that 22-year-old Jeremy Keith Fincannon went missing Thursday morning from the Rutherford Correctional Center.


TDD Podcast: Duke vs North Carolina Preview

Adam, Steve, and Chris sit down to discuss Duke's big win over NC State and preview the Battle of the Blues between Duke and North Carolina. How will Tre Jones match up with Coby White? Can Luke Maye contain Zion? Will Duke go small to matchup with UNC's small ball lineup? Plus, the guys give their


Brick thrown off North Carolina overpass, shattering woman’s windshield, ‘I could’ve been killed’

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — The Fayetteville Police Department is investigating two reports of objects being thrown off overpasses onto cars below. WTVD reported that the first report happened Feb. 17 around 4 p.m. Drivers on Highway 87 said three young men were on the Arsenal Street pedestrian bridge hold


Zion Williamson's shoe exploded and he appeared to injure his knee in first minute against North Carolina

Zion Williamson injured his knee just 33 seconds into Wednesday night's highly anticipated game against rival North Carolina. Williamson tried to cut with the basketball and when he planted his left foot, the shoe exploded.


North Carolina denies transgender inmate's request to transfer to women's prison

LILLINGTON, N.C. -- A transgender inmate convicted of insurance fraud is serving time at a men's prison in North Carolina despite repeated requests to transfer to women's housing.


North Carolina lagging behind as marijuana legalization sweeps nation

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - Marijuana legalization is spreading across the country. More than 30 states and the District of Columbia have now legalized cannabis for either medical or recreational use.


North Carolina police chase ends when off-duty officer, driving with family, gets out to tackle suspect

POLK COUNTY, N.C. — Lt. Michael Capps happened to be in the right place at the right time Wednesday, WLOS reports. He’s a 23-year law enforcement veteran and current lieutenant of the Laurel Park Police Department.


North Carolina Man Stopped by Maryland Transportation Authority Police Found with Loaded Stolen Handgun

On Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at approximately 4:55 p.m., Officer Philius of the Maryland Transportation Authority Police Department was in a marked patrol vehicle, on US Route 301 observing traffic, when they observed the driver of a white Hyundai Sonata following the vehicle closer than reasona


North Carolina elections director says ballots handled illegally

There's still an open Congressional seat. North Carolina’s 9th Congressional district has been in dispute over mail-in ballot harvesting. At a long awaited hearing, the elections director determined that there was a “coordinated, unlawful” fraud scheme.


North Carolina doctor gets 3 years for trading drugs for sex

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. -- A North Carolina doctor has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for giving female patients drugs such as Percocet and Clonazepam in exchange for sex.


Bigamy charge against North Carolina man accused of being married to two women at same time

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. — A North Carolina man is accused of being married to two women at one time. David Roe Jones II, 44, was charged Monday by the Jacksonville Police Department with felony bigamy.