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Wake County teacher suspended after video shows student being choked, officials say
APEX, N.C. (WNCN) - A Wake County high school teacher has been suspended after video surfaced of him choking a student, officials say.
Man in critical condition after broad-daylight shooting in Durham
DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) - A man is in critical condition after he was shot Friday afternoon in Durham, police say.
Carrying around a joint would be okay in North Carolina if new bill passes
RALEIGH, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - A new proposal in Raleigh would make it legal for people to carry four ounces of marijuana or less in North Carolina. That means carrying a joint would be okay. Rep. Kelly Alexander (NC-107th) brought to the table House Bill 944 (H.B. 944). If it is passed, it would incre
MS-13 gang member living in Raleigh to face murder charge in El Salvador
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - An MS-13 gang member was arrested in Raleigh and sent packing back to El Salvador where he will face murder and terrorism charges, officials said Friday.
Man critically injured in Alston Avenue shooting in Durham
A man is in critical condition after a shooting Friday in the 800 block of South Alston Ave.Durham officers were dispatched shortly before 3:45 p.m. An ABC11 crew at the scene said the victim was shot at the head.The man was rushed to the hospital and remained in critical condition.The shooting rema
Judge orders release of video showing confrontation between officers, Raleigh man
"The public is already divided. You know that's not for me to judge or even care about. That's always been an issue. But, as far as the video, it speaks for itself," Hinton told reporters after the hearing.
Bank Customer Offended By 'Racist' Toy Figurine On Employee's Desk
Michonne, a popular black female character on the show, often travels with walkers — zombies with no arms or lower jaws who mask her scent so she can avoid detection by other zombies.
Raleigh man bought, sold drugs using Snapchat, police say
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - A Raleigh man has been arrested on drug charges, police said. Records indicate he is accused by authorities of using Snapchat to contact his supplier.
ACC: Duke scores 4 in 13th, beats Wake Forest 6-2 at ACC tourney
DURHAM (AP) — Chris Proctor's two-run single highlighted a four-run 13th inning and lifted Duke past Wake Forest 6-2 on Thursday at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament.Jack Labosky and Jimmy Herron preceded Proctor's big hit with bases-loaded walks. Labosky finished with two RBIs to he
Raleigh police charge man held 3 adults, promoted prostitution for 7 months
A 32-year-old Raleigh man held three women and offered them as prostitutes from mid-October through this week, according to arrest warrants sworn out Wednesday.The warrants named Charles Allen Hodge and list his address as Malibu Drive.Hodge was charged with three counts of holding an adult in invol
A woman was upset by racist doll at NC bank. Turns out it's a 'Walking Dead' figurine.
Smith wrote on Facebook that the bank employee told her he collects the figurines. When she told him it was "very offensive," she wrote, the employee asked her in what way.
Woman had children serve as 'lookouts' while she stole video games from Target, police say
A woman is accused of using two children as "lookouts" while she stole video games from a Target store in Raleigh.Police believe Ashley Nicole Reed, 29, of Jacksonville stole 34 Nintendo Switch video games from Target on Old Wake Forest Road on Wednesday, according to an arrest warrant.Investigators
Durham man wins $5 million with lottery scratch-off ticket
When he got home, he scratched off the $5,000,000 Mega Cash ticket to reveal his winnings.
One of the officers accused of beating Raleigh man was also involved in a 2016 beating
Michael George Blake, one of three law enforcement officers accused of beating a Raleigh man last month, was involved in the beating of a motorist two years ago that left the man with head injuries, broken ribs and a collapsed lung.Blake, 45, a trooper with the North Carolina Highway Patrol, was not
Pack falls to Wahoos 4-2 in NC State's ACC Tournament opener :: WRALSportsFan.com
NC State trailed 3-2 in the eighth before Virginia starter Derek Casey began to come undone, walking Josh McLain, then surrendering a double to Will Wilson to put the go-ahead run in scoring position, but closer Sausa got Brett Kinneman swinging to get out of the inning.
North Carolina man rolled his eyes at wife before buying winning lottery ticket
As Darrin Nunnery, of Linden, headed to the store Monday night, his wife called out, “Get me a Lucky For Life ticket,” according to aNorth Carolina Education Lottery news release.
Trooper charged in Raleigh man's assault was accused in similar 2016 incident
Hinton's initial charges were disorderly conduct, resisting a public officer, and assault on a law enforcement animal.
Four more charged in Durham restaurateur's shooting death :: WRAL.com
Zheng was gunned down in his car, and his wife, Shirley Chan, was grazed by bullets. Still, she was able to return fire with a gun the family keeps on hand to fend off robbery attempts.
2nd lockdown reported at Raleigh high school in 10 days
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - Just 10 days after a lockdown at Sanderson High School in Raleigh, there was another one on Thursday afternoon, officials said.
Raleigh woman said she was offended by 'racist' Walking Dead figure on bank employee's desk :: WRAL.com
By Janine Bowen, WRAL.com editorRaleigh, N.C.— A Raleigh bank is responding after a woman said she was offended by a “racist” figurine on a bank employee’s desk.Stacey Smith wrote a Facebook post Tuesday afternoon, saying she was halfway through a transaction at the State Employee’s Credit Union on