Police are investigating a scam that targets emotions. 06:44 PM
Police arrested Lannie Simpson, 57, at his home off Green Acres Circle in Concord. Multiple agencies were involved, including Kannapolis police and Cabarrus County deputies.
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A North Carolina state judge has declined for now to strike down or uphold photo identification requirements to vote in person starting in 2016. Superior Court Judge Michael Morgan's decisions provided Friday to attorneys mean a lawsuit from voters and advocacy groups is still heading to a summer trial.
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UNC Board Votes to Kill Poverty Center, Protesters Led Away
The University of North Carolina Board of Governors voted Friday to disband the think-tank created to help launch John Edwards' presidential campaign and run by a law professor and former Democratic candidate for Congress from Colorado. 03:25 PM
School Nurse Charged in Murder-For-Hire Plot Released on Bond
A federal judge on Friday judge allowed for Fathia Davis, the Charlotte mother and school nurse accused in a murder-for-hire plot, to be released on a $100,000 unsecured bond. 04:03 PM
NC Public Universities Again Seeking Tuition, Fee Hikes
North Carolina's public universities are poised for another couple of years of higher tuition and fees after a one-year tuition freeze this year. The governing board of the 16-campus system is expected to approve requests by schools to raise the two basic costs of attendance. 07:58 AM
Llamas Escape From Nursing Home, Captivate Nation
Two llamas in Arizona captured the attention of people all across the country Thursday afternoon, after they broke free and were on the run for at least an hour before anyone was able to catch them. 09:28 AM
Trust Fund Created in Honor of Chapel Hill Shooting Victims
The families of Deah Barakat and Yusor and Razan Abu-Salha are hoping to raise $500,000. The proceeds from the Our Three Winners Trust, will go towards funding education, dental relief and service projects helping those in need. 08:16 AM
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Lynch Confirmation Expected Despite NC Senators Opposition
Sen. Richard Burr said Thursday he's unable to support President Barack Obama's nomination of Lynch. He made the announcement after new Sen. Thom Tillis voted Thursday morning against Lynch in the Senate Judiciary Committee. The panel still recommended her confirmation to the full Senate in a 12-8 vote. Her ultimate approval is still expected. 08:29 AM
Travelers Warned Not to Fall for Taxi Scams During Winter Weather
Taxi companies are warning people about drivers who may try to overcharge passengers following the winter storm. 02/26/2015 07:33 PM
Gov. McCrory: The Biggest Issue for Us is Power Outages
Gov. Pat McCrory updated the public on the latest conditions Thursday afternoon. He said one of the biggest issue they're battling is power outages. 02/26/2015 12:58 PM
China Grove Continues Sledding Tradition
China Grove police blocked off a couple of streets because of the snow and a bunch of kids sledding down the hill. It’s a wintertime tradition that went viral on social media Wednesday night. For some, snow meant power outages. That didn’t, however, stop kids from taking advantage of the thick snow. The hill near Franklin Street and Walnut Street was another busy spot for sledding in China Grove. 02/26/2015 03:41 PM
Winter Storm Leaves its Mark on Much of North Carolina
Heavy, wet snow fell on much of North Carolina Wednesday night through early Thursday morning. However, parts of the state saw more sleet or just rain resulting in lower than expected accumulations. 02/26/2015 10:19 AM