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Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do

USA TODAY - 2018-03-15 18:41:22

Marijuana, cocaine, and firearms seized from Danville residence

DANVILLE, Va. (WDBJ7)-- According to the Danville Police Department, Danville police served search warrants at a home in the 700 block of Arlington Road that led to the seizure of many illegal items on Wednesday. Items Danville police seized include 5.75 pounds of marijuana, 4.16 pounds of K 2 synth

WDBJ7.COM - 2018-03-15 21:12:00

Durham police searching for driver behind fatal hit-and-run crash

Durham police are searching for the driver of a vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash earlier this month. Authorities said officers responded to the 1100 block of N. Hyde Park Avenue near Lowry Avenue at about 9 p.m. on March 1 and found 59-year-old Levonne Rish lying in the street. Rish was

WRAL - 2018-03-15 20:03:26

Two Durham police officers injured after vehicle slams into patrol car

Two Durham police officers are in the hospital following a crash Thursday morning. Authorities said the incident happened before 9 a.m. on Holloway Street near Adams Street. Reports show the two officers were inside of the patrol car when another driver slammed into them from behind. Two Durham poli

ABC11.COM - 2018-03-15 14:31:44

Why a Durham tax preparer is going to prison

A tax return preparer from Durham was sentenced to 20 months in federal prison on Tuesday for helping file false tax returns. Laurean S. Robinson, who worked for Tax Breaks, a tax preparation business in Durham, pleaded guilty to the charges April 3, 2017. But it took almost a year for U.S. District

HERALDSUN.COM - 2018-03-15 16:23:00

Durham woman killed after hit-and-run; suspect still on the loose

A woman found lying in the street after a hit-and-run in February has died from her injuries, police said Thursday. The incident happened before 9 p.m. at North Hyde Avenue and Lowry Avenue, in east Durham, on February 28. Stay on top of breaking news stories with the ABC11 News AppAfter the crash,

ABC11.COM - 2018-03-16 08:48:43

Durham police look for two men in armed robbery

Durham, N.C. - Durham police are asking for the public's help in identifying two men who robbed University Market, at 1108 W. Chapel Hill St., at gunpoint on March 11. Two men with their faces covered entered the store around 10:30 p.m. and took cash from the registers. One robber stands 5 feet 10 i

WRAL - 2018-03-16 21:30:00

Where's the Durham-Orange light rail? Local officials buying land, hopeful for future | The Herald Sun

As Congress debates next year's federal budget, local officials learned Wednesday that GoTriangle now owns all the land needed for a light-rail operations and maintenance center in southeastern Durham. The center will house a couple dozen trains, plus operators, mechanics and other staff, serving th

HERALDSUN.COM - 2018-03-16 18:52:00

Heavy police presence at Harnett County school, students being evacuated

Students are being evacuated from Triton High School after heavy police presence on campus. Officers were called to the school Thursday morning after receiving reports of a possible threat. A parent told ABC11 students are being transferred to Genry Primary, located at 114 Porter Drive, where parent

ABC11.COM - 2018-03-15 16:02:16

Durham woman charged in hit-and-run of elderly man, police say

Durham, N.C. - Police charged a Durham woman Wednesday in a hit-and-run crash that seriously injured a 60-year-old man. Authorities said Tracey Hartman, 34, of Durham, was driving a red 2006 Honda Accord around 2 a.m. Wednesday on Liberty Street near Spruce Street when she hit Raul Moreno. Respondin


Garner Magnet High School student charged after bringing handgun, drugs to school

A 17-year-old was charged Wednesday after he was found with a gun at Garner Magnet High School. Garner police said James Tyrone Davis Jr. was charged with possession of a weapon on a school campus and possession with intent to sell and deliver marijuana after he was found with a Ruger handgun at the


Police: Multiple victims in Henderson shooting

HENDERSON, N.C. (WNCN) - The Henderson Police Department is investigating a shooting incident Wednesday afternoon that left multiple people wounded. Around 11:30 a.m., officers responded to the 200 block of Harrel Street following a reported shooting. Officers found multiple people suffering from


Three is custody after Durham hit-and-run

Three people are in custody and man has sustained serious injuries after a hit-and-run Wednesday morning. Police said the incident happened around 2 a.m. near Liberty and Spruce streets. According to officers, the car hit the victim and then fled the scene. The driver was later stopped on Vickers Av