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66-year-old woman attacked, robbed outside Wake Forest TJ Maxx, police say
WAKE FOREST, N.C. (WNCN) - A 66-year-old woman was attacked from behind and had her purse stolen outside a Wake Forest TJ Maxx on Tuesday, police said. Officials said the male suspect targeted the woman at the store on Capital Boulevard around 4 p.m. After attacking the woman from behind, the suspec
Elon and Wake Forest rank among the top in the nation in study abroad
The annualOpen Doors 2018 reportissued Tuesday by the Institute for International Education said that Elon University ranks first among master's colleges and universities in the number of students who study abroad. During the 2016-17 academic year, 1,654 Elon students spent anywhere from a few weeks
Cary man admits to passing out neo-Nazi fliers in neighborhood, warrant says
CARY, N.C. (WNCN) - A Cary man charged with burning a cross at a town park and making anti-Semitic comments at a synagogue also passed out neo-Nazi fliers around his neighborhood, according to Wake County search warrants obtained by CBS 17.
Cary infant's death ruled accidental, autopsy shows
According to search warrants,Avery told police she placed her son in an unbuckled car seat on the floor of her bedroom so she could take a nap after an evening of drinking, smoking, and snorting cocaine with her friends.
FBI met with NC judge’s son 2 days before police say he threatened a Cary synagogue
Two days before police say theson of a North Carolina judge threatened to damage a Cary synagogue, he told FBI agents that he did not like the Jewish faith and that “he belongs to a group of like-minded individuals who live in the area,” court documents show.
NORTH CAROLINA MOM CHARGED IN DEATH OF INFANT: NC mom charged in death of infant found under plastic bag
CARY, N.C.- A North Carolina mother has been charged in the death of her infant son, who was found under a plastic bag and clothes.
Excessive partisanship claimed in North Carolina maps suit
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Another redistricting lawsuit has been filed in North Carolina, this one challenging General Assembly boundaries that Democrats and election reform advocates say are illegally tainted by excessive favoritism toward Republicans. Common Cause NC, the state Democratic Party and vo
Freudenthal’s Late TD Catch Lifts Wake Forest To W
Nov 8, 2018; Raleigh, NC, USA; Wake Forest Demon Deacons tight end Jack Freudenthal (86) scores the game-winning touchdown during the second half against the North Carolina State Wolfpack at Carter-Finley Stadium. The Demon Deacons won 27-23. Photo Credit: Rob Kinnan-USA TODAY Sports
Cary mom drank, did drugs the night her baby son died, police say
“It breaks my heart,” said Avery’s neighbor, Marie Dicks. “I’m gonna pray for her. My prayers go out to her and her family, but wow.”
‘You Have That Pride That You Served Your Country’ Veterans Day At Wake Forest University
Colonel Bradley O. Wood, a 1992 graduate, U.S. Army Reserve member, spoke at the ceremony.
New Publix in Raleigh opens Wednesday, November 28 :: WRAL.com
The newest Publix supermarket in Raleigh will have their Grand Opening on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 7 am!
Expect winter temps, more than 2 inches of rain this week :: WRAL.com
Raleigh, N.C.— The Triangle saw its first freeze of the season on Sunday, and temperatures are expected to remain cold for most of the work week.
Ride at your own risk: Recall issued for Lime scooters that can break apart :: WRAL.com
Raleigh, N.C.— A recall involving the popular Lime e-scooters has caused the company to pull some off the roads after people reported the scooters broke apart while in use.It is unclear if any of the 250 Lime scooters around Raleigh were part of the recall, but legal experts say that is one reason t
North Carolina hospital raises minimum wage to $12.50
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina hospital has announced plans to raise its minimum hourly wage to $12.50 an hour. The Winston-Salem Journal reports Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center said Friday the $1.50 increase is part of its goal to increase the living wage to at least $15 an hour ov
Body found at construction site in Durham
DURHAM, N.C. --Authorities are investigating after a body was found at a construction site in Durham on Monday morning.The body was found after 7 a.m. on Highway 55 and South Alston Avenue.Stay on top of breaking news stories with the ABC11 News AppInvestigators have not released the person's identi
Wake Forest completes fifth straight unbeaten regular season with 70-7 win over Corinth Holders
After just eight minutes of play, Wake Forest held a 35-0 lead. Touchdowns were scored by South Carolina-bound Traevon Kenion, Demarcus Jones, Maquel Haywood, Noah Krough, and Keishmund Rodgers in the first quarter. Jaden McKenzie and Chance Smith came up with takeaways to give Wake Forest good fiel
Wake Forest Police release video of high-speed chase that ended in deadly crash
Wake Forest Police released dash-cam video Thursday showing a high-speed chase that ended in a deadly crash last month. It began with a routine traffic stop October 14, but then 34-year-old Marcus Deangelo Richardson took off. Police chased Richardson, who had an outstanding warrant for eluding poli
Aho scores in OT, Hurricanes beat Blackhawks 3-2
Carolina Hurricanes' Sebastian Aho (20) celebrates his game winning overtime goal against the Chicago Blackhawks with teammates Teuvo Teravainen (86), Jordan Martinook (48), and Micheal Ferland (79). (AP Photo/Karl B DeBlaker)
Foul trouble, rebounding issues hurt A&T in loss at Wake Forest
A&T shuttled six forwards in and out of the game, all of them 6-6 to 6-10 tall, and they combined for four rebounds in 84 minutes of playing time.
Cary mother charged in death of 6-month-old son
On Sept. 18, Cary officers were called to Cheswick Place in response to a medical emergency. When officers arrived, they found an infant boy unresponsive and being attended to by EMS personnel.