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Smithfield Foods investigates whether worker peed on factory line, as video may show
A video appears to show a worker at a Smithfield Foods plant in Virginiaurinating on a production line, according to WAVY. The company confirmed for the station that an employee has been suspended as they investigate, but noted it was an “isolated incident.”
NC state trooper shot, killed while conducting traffic stop; suspect in custody
Praying for NCSHP this morning as they try to pick up the pieces and move forward after the loss of one of their own this morning! ?— Zebulon Police Dept (@ZebulonPoliceNC)October 17, 2018
BREAKING: Missing Juvenile Found - Goldsboro Daily News
A missing juvenile has been found in Wayne County. The Goldsboro Police Department reports 13-year-old Kayla Walton was located around 11 AM Wednesday. Responding to a call in the Saulston area, deputies with the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office made contact with Walton at the Saulston Store on the 46
Missing teen found in Saulston area
Kayla Walton, 13, was found this afternoon after being reported missing since Monday.Photos contributed
Cary police investigating suspicious death of 5-month-old boy :: WRAL.com
By Janine Bowen, WRAL.com editorCary, N.C.— Cary police said they are investigating the September death of a 5-month-old boy as suspicious.According to a search warrant, a woman woke up to find her baby under a plastic bag at Cheswick Place on Sept. 18.The document also said the woman is suspected o
Jackpot dreams lead Lenoir County man to $1 million scratch-off prize
“I had some extra cash on me so I figured, ‘Why not?’” Lucas said. “I was blown away when I saw what we won. I was completely floored. We rarely play the lottery so this is unbelievable!”
Father of Woman Killed in 'Cold Medicine Murder' Will 'Never' Forgive Her Husband
The father of a woman who was stabbed to death by her husband, who then blamed thefatal attackon cold medicine, wishes he'd asked more questions.
Troopers say 16-year-old was driving twice the speed limit before fatal crash
State troopers say a Cardinal Gibbons High School student was driving twice the posted speed limit Tuesday when her car ran off the road and struck several trees.Madeline Shook, 16, died in the crash, the State Highway Patrol reported.Investigators say they are not sure how the teen ended up on a de
Steel part breaks windshield, strikes truck driver near Selma :: WRAL.com
Selma, N.C.— A truck driver was seriously injured Monday evening when a large steel part from another truck broke through the truck's windshield, striking the driver in the chest.
Teen dies in Possum Track Road crash :: WRAL.com
Madeline Grace Shook, of Raleigh, was traveling north on Possum Track Road in a 2011 Volkswagen Jetta. The car ran off the road at a high speed, ultimately striking several trees, troopers said.
Goldsboro police searching for 13-year-old girl :: WRAL.com
She is about 5 feet, 7 inches tall, 120 pounds and has brown hair, brown eyes and a medium complexion.
“Out of time”: NC animal shelter to euthanize 13 dogs if not adopted, pleads for help
KENANSVILLE, N.C. — Time is almost up for 13 dogs at a North Carolina animal shelter,The News & Observerreports.
North Carolina mom threw baby on ground after being denied beer, police say
Policetold CBS17that Kyesha Sherell Willis, 29, went to a neighbor's house on Saturday and demanded a beer. When she couldn't get one, she became angry and threw her son to the ground, police say.
Silicone Microwave Popcorn Popper only $10.96 :: WRAL.com
This reusable silicone microwave popcorn popper comes in 14 different colors, has handles to make it easy to remove from the microwave, is collapsible and is dishwasher safe and BPA free.
Lows in the 30s? Find out how cold it could get this week :: WRAL.com
Raleigh, N.C.— Lows could drop into the 30s late this week, signaling that fall is finally here to stay.
Off-duty Fayetteville police officer wounded in shooting :: WRAL.com
The officer, who was not identified, was being treated at an area hospital. Police did not disclose the severity of the officer’s injuries.
Manhunt is on for inmate who escaped from a North Carolina prison on Sunday
A 44-year-oldinmate escaped Sundayfrom a minimum-security prison near Fayetteville, North Carolina, according to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.Prison officials said in a press release that Cul Jones was reported missing Sunday at about 7:45 p.m. fromHoke Correctional Institution in
SUV driver leads deputies on 3-county chase along I-95, Nash County officials say
NASHVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) - A driver was arrested after a long chase on Interstate 95 in three counties Sunday morning, Nash County officials said.
State Fair Taste Test: Unicorn Bacon :: WRAL.com
By Kathy Hanrahan, Out and About editorRaleigh, N.C.— Bubba's Bacon is serving up a new take on their classic bacon on a stick at theN.C. State Fair.Unicorn Bacon is their regular bacon dipped in frosting and then rolled in Fruity Peebles cereal. The result is a brightly colored and very sweet conco
Sears is closing several North Carolina stores after filing for bankruptcy
Struggling retailers Sears, which has filed for bankruptcy protection, said on Monday it would be closing 142 stores across the U.S. this year — including several in North Carolina.