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Tow truck driver killed in Durham crash

Durham, N.C. - A tow truck driver died Friday morning when his wrecker ran off the road in Durham and slammed into a free, police said. Police said the crash happened on North Miami Boulevard at Robinhood Road shortly after 10 a.m. The driver had recently picked up an SUV that was involved in a weat

WRAL - 2018-01-19 15:53:00

1 killed, 2 seriously injured in Raleigh crash on I-40 W near Wade Avenue

One person has died and two others have been seriously injured after a multi-vehicle crash on I-40 in Raleigh. Police said the incident happened around 11:30 Thursday night on I-40 West near Wade Avenue. One person was pronounced dead on scene and the other two were transported to WakeMed's Trauma C

ABC11.COM - 2018-01-19 09:37:29

Due to snow, some Wake County students will now have class Saturday - yes, Saturday

Raleigh, N.C. - After days of treacherous road conditions following a snowstorm that dropped anywhere from 3 to 7 inches across Wake County, the school system announced make up days for students. Weather makeup days for Thursday, Jan. 4, are as follows: Raleigh, N.C. - After days of treacherous road

WRAL - 2018-01-19 17:25:00

Shearon Harris nuclear plant's emergency sirens were a false alarm, police say

Emergency sirens from Shearon Harris Nuclear Power Plant were heard early Friday afternoon, prompting officials to assure those in the area that there was no emergency. The sirens were accidentally activated, officials said. "Our 911 center talked to the Shearon Harris Plant, and they said there w

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-01-19 18:30:00

Man dragged Cary police officer across parking lot, authorities say

A Cary police officer was assaulted at this gas station on Kildaire Farms Road (AJ Janavel/CBS North Carolina) CARY, N.C. (WNCN) - A Cary police officer was dragged through a parking lot by a driver on Wednesday night, authorities say. The officer had responded to a trespassing call at the Circle

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-19 18:35:08

Raleigh woman named in Silver Alert found safe, police report

Tameka Annette Moody, 38, who was the subject of a Silver Alert issued Monday, has been found and is safe, police said Friday morning. Police did not disclose where Moody was located or who found her. She had last been seen at a Walmart store on New Bern Avenue. Ron Gallagher: 919-829-4572, @RPGKT

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-01-19 16:43:00

Troopers respond to 166 Triangle-area crashes overnight as snow effect linger

Raleigh, N.C. - Black ice lingered on many central North Carolina roads Friday morning, two days after a winter storm dumped as many as 12 inches of snow in some parts of the state. North Carolina Highway Patrol troopers responded to more than 3,000 collisions across the state since the storm began

WRAL - 2018-01-19 14:44:00

Police: Man stabbed during fight at Raleigh nightclub

Raleigh, N.C. - Police are searching for an unknown number of suspects after a man was stabbed during a fight early Friday morning at a Raleigh club. Police said officers responded around 1 a.m. to Club Ego, located at 4030 Capital Blvd. in reference to a stabbing. Officers found a man who had been

WRAL - 2018-01-19 11:04:19

Transformer fire closes Route 10 lanes in Parsippany

PARSIPPANY - A downed power line with a transformer fire temporarily closed most lanes of Route 10 during the morning commute. Eastbound Route 10 was reopened at 8:30 a.m., Officer Brian Conover said, but only one lane of westbound Route 10 was open at that time. Police were on the scene at 7:45 a.m

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-19 13:18:54

Principal allegedly mocks student teacher, who is a little person, in 'LOL' text

Parents, teachers, and officials at a New Jersey school district are struggling with allegations that an elementary school principal texted her co-worker a photo of a student teacher who is a little person with the caption "lol." Thursday, more than a hundred parents attended a school district meeti

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 16:25:44

Police: Woman crashes into parked car, plunges into river

NUTLEY, N.J. (AP) Police say they rescued a 79-year-old woman after her vehicle crashed through a fence and plunged into the icy Passaic River. Nutley Township police say the woman was driving in a parking lot Thursday afternoon when she suffered a medical problem and crashed into a parked car. The

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2018-01-19 16:00:00

Protestors: Thousands of deer already dead, county hunt not needed

Protesters are planning to target a hunt on Saturday -- and, this time, it doesn't involve bears. Essex County is holding a deer hunt in two, county-owned nature preserves -- the South Mountain Reservation and Hilltop Reservation. Essex County deer hunt protesters in 2008, the year the hunt began.Ji

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 13:45:05

Woman rescued after car plunges into icy river in Nutley (VIDEO)

Police and firefighters rescued a 79-year-old woman from the Third River in Nutley after she suffered an apparent medical emergency while driving, crashed through a fence and plunged into the frigid water Thursday, officials said. The crash occurred around 2:40 p.m. on Harrison Street after the woma

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 00:15:38

Girl's family gets $2 million settlement in New Jersey school bus death

The parents of a 14-year-old special needs student in Paterson, N.J., who died five years ago after stepping out of the rear emergency door of a moving school bus will receive $2 million in a lawsuit settlement. The Paterson Press reports that the settlement calls for the insurance provider for the

ASUMAG.COM - 2018-01-18 15:43:27

Gunman in deadly Short Hills mall carjacking gets 30 years in plea deal

A judge in Newark Thursday sentenced the admitted killer of Dustin Friedland to 30 years in state prison for felony murder, bringing a close to one of Essex County's highest profile criminal cases in recent memory. Hanif Thompson's two remaining co-defendants in the 2013 fatal carjacking at The Mal

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 17:32:42

Inmate dies two days after attempting suicide

KEARNY -- A woman who attempted suicide at the Hudson County jail over the weekend has died, officials said. Cynthia Acosta was found hanging early Sunday morning. She was brought to Jersey City Medical Center where she remained in extremely critical condition for two days before dying on Tuesday, c

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 08:02:16

Convicted Mobile Cop Killer Set for Execution

A Mobile man convicted of killing a Mobile Police Officer more than 30 years ago is set to be executed next week. But lawyers for Vernon Madison were busy in court this week in an attempt to block the execution. On Tuesday Mobile Circuit Court Judge Robert Smith denied a motion for a stay of executi

WKRG - 2018-01-19 18:29:30

MPD: Panhandler Attacked by Man with Box Cutter on I-65

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - The Mobile Police Department arrested a man Wednesday that allegedly stabbed and threatened to kill a panhandler on the side of the interstate. 38-year-old Charles Stewart was arrested and booked into Mobile Metro Jail on charges of assault and menacing. As of Friday morning, S

WKRG - 2018-01-19 15:19:38

Two Mobile County men charged in ID theft case, car break-in

Brandon Gentry (32) and Michael Bexley (28) MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - Mobile Police have arrested two men for an alleged crime spree that police say included breaking into a car, stealing credit cards and then stealing from two Bed Bath & Beyond stores. Police arrested Brandon Gentry and Michael Bexley

WKRG - 2018-01-19 15:32:45

MPD Officer Accused of Raping a Woman in his Police Car

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - A City of Mobile Police Officer is under investigation after being accused of rape. The Lagniappe reports that narcotics officer Jamal Pettway is accused of raping a woman inside his assigned police vehicle in downtown Mobile last October. MPD says an internal affairs investig

WKRG - 2018-01-18 03:47:04