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NC State, Kentucky meet with Sweet 16 spot on the line

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State has been nearly perfect in NCAA Tournament games in its hometown. Standing between the Wolfpack and another Sweet 16 appearance is Kentucky and its turnover-forcing press.


Raleigh police issue alert for missing young man

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) -- Raleigh police have issued an alert for a missing young man. Kareim Stabel, 19, was last seen earlier Saturday in the 8600 block of Stonegate Drive in Raleigh, according to a Silver Alert issued by police Saturday night.


Now you can use your phone to park in downtown Raleigh. But there’s a catch.

Starting Monday, you’ll be able to pay for on-street parking in downtown Raleigh using your mobile phone, but it’s going to cost you a little extra. Drivers will be able to use the Passport parking app to pay for metered spaces in the city’s downtown district, which includes the Glenwood South area.


NC DMV holds 'express day' in Raleigh for people seeking Real IDs

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) -- The North Carolina DMV is sometimes known for long lines, but the agency said it is working to reduce times for people who want to get their Real IDS. CBS 17 talked to people who attended Saturday's Real ID "Express Day" in Raleigh to see how long the process took -- and whet


Juvenile charged after infant fatally shot in North Carolina

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — A juvenile has been charged after shooting and killing an infant Friday night, The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office said. Officials told WTVD that it happened in the 3100 block of Cricket Road at about 7:30 p.m.


Nobody won the $625 million Powerball jackpot, but somebody bought a $1 million winning ticket at a North Carolina mini mart

LOWELL, N.C. - The Powerball Jackpot jumped to $750 million overnight Sunday and since then, a $1 million ticket was sold in Gaston County. The ticket was sold at a mini mart in Lowell on McAdenville Road.


North Carolina educators plan second march on Raleigh for better pay, education funding

Remember the big teacher march and rally last May that brought more than 19,000 educators to downtown Raleigh to demand better pay and increased funding for public schools?. Round 2 is planned for May 1.


North Carolina mom purposely crashes into vehicle carrying her 2 kids amid custody dispute, cops say

A North Carolina woman was charged after she intentionally crashed into another vehicle carrying her two children amid a bitter custody dispute with the toddlers’ father, police said.


Missing 19-year-old found safe following Silver Alert

Mount Olive, N.C. — A missing 19-year-old was found safe on Saturday following a Silver Alert. Kareim Stabel went missing at 8609 Stonegate Drive, in Raleigh, but was later found safe.


Fayetteville police responding to hostage situation

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WTVD) -- Fayetteville police are responding to hostage situation with a possible barricaded subject in the 100 block of Openview Drive Sunday morning. Around 7:30 a.m., police responded to the area of Openview Drive in reference to a barricaded subject holding a hostage.


Woman held hostage in Fayetteville home, suspect in custody

Fayetteville, N.C. — A suspect was in custody Sunday after holding a woman hostage at a Fayetteville home, according to police. Around 7:30 a.m., officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to a home along the 100 block of Open View Drive near Dunn Road and Samuel Street. Police said


Searching for egg hunts, Easter events in Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Chapel Hill? Check our Triangle area Easter Event Guide

Wondering where and when to catch the Easter Bunny and fill up those baskets with loot? Our Raleigh NC Easter events database is updated for the 2019 season with more than 60 events across the region.


Raleigh man charged with raping family member 46 years ago

RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) -- A Raleigh man has been charged in a rape that happened 46 years ago and involving an underage family member. The victim called police in February to report that William Toney-Linell Harris raped her in January 1973 while she was visiting North Carolina with her mother.


14-year-old boy shot to death at Raleigh apartment complex, police say

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A teen boy was shot to death Thursday night in Raleigh, according to the boy's family and police. Police responded to a shooting in the 900 block of Sawpit Road off Milburnie Road around 11:30 p.m.


3 children, 2 adults displaced after Wake Forest apartment fire

WAKE FOREST, N.C. (WNCN) -- A family including three children, was displaced from a Wake Forest apartment after a fire early Sunday, officials say. The blaze was reported just before 4:14 a.m. at a unit in the 900 block of Sugar Hollow Lane in Wake Forest.


Woman critically injured after shooting in Durham

DURHAM, N.C. (WTVD) -- A woman was severely injured Saturday evening after being shot, officials say. It happened in the 400 block of East Pilot Street near Eagle Point Apartments around 7:45 p.m.


Daily Dose: Kyle Style

We're really getting into the final days of the regular season for the National Hockey League, and every game is taking on tremendous importance for those jockeying for playoff positioning in the Eastern and Western Conference. We had 28 of 31 teams in action on Saturday, and the games resembled pla


Serena Williams withdraws from Miami Open with knee injury

RALEIGH, North Carolina, March 23 (Reuters) - Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Miami Open with a left knee injury, tournament officials said on Saturday. It is the second consecutive WTA event in which the American has been unable to continue, after her retirement from last week's tournament i


Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5' game

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:. (one, four, twenty, thirty-four, thirty-six) Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed


Wild runs out of gas late in loss to Hurricanes

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Down by a goal with 20 minutes remaining on Saturday night, the Wild had a decent chance at pulling off a weekend sweep of Eastern Conference opponents. Following a 2-1 win against the defending Stanley Cup champions in Washington on Friday, the Wild trailed by the same score after