People gathered at Shaw University on Friday to remember and pray for the construction workers involved in Monday's scaffolding collapse in downtown Raleigh. Three people were killed and one was seriously injured—impacting construction crews, family and friends of the victims, and the surrounding community. Updated 03/27/2015 05:00 PM
A federal judge in Winston-Salem sentenced Casey Parsons to 10 years in prison and Sandy Parsons to eight years. A grand jury indicted them after investigators say they defrauded the government for accepting benefits for Erica Parsons after her disappearance in 2011.
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Montrezl Harrell scored 24 points, reserve Anton Gill keyed a late-game surge, and Louisville beat North Carolina State 75-65 on Friday night in the East Regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament.
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New Bill Could Put Dorothea Dix Property on the Auction Block
Bill Padgett, president of Dix 306, is one of the advocates fighting to keep the Dorothea Dix property deal between Gov. Pat McCrory and city leaders on the table. 03/27/2015 08:02 PM
Raleigh Car Salesman Faces 11 Sex Charges
A used car salesman faces charges after several customers say he touched them inappropriately. Former Freedom Auto Sales owner 63-year-old Thomas Jefferson Lynn faces 11 charges, including sexual battery, assault on a female and solicitation for prostitution. 03/27/2015 01:36 PM
Republicans Gather in NC for Leadership Conference
The 2015 Civitas' Conservative Leadership Conference kicked off in Cary Friday. 03/27/2015 03:21 PM
State Unemployment Rate Remains Unchanged From January
The state released its new numbers Friday morning, showing February's rate was the same as January at... 03/27/2015 10:20 AM
Supply Shortage Forces Salvation Army to Suspend Food Assistance
The group says its food pantry is nearly empty. The food assistance program provides food, clothing, and financial assistance to Wake County residents. 03/27/2015 10:52 AM
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84-Year-Old Fayetteville Woman Attacked by Dog
An 84-year-old Fayetteville woman is recovering after she was attacked by a dog while tending to her flowers. Local media outlets report Hallie Hall was working in her front yard Tuesday when a pit bull jumped on her and tried to bite her head. 03/27/2015 08:42 AM
31 Years Ago: Carolinas Tornado Outbreak
This weekend marks 31 year years since one of the largest outbreaks of tornadoes in North and South Carolina history. 03/27/2015 10:16 AM
Shaw University Students Honor Victims of Scaffolding Accident
Shaw University will honor the victims with a prayer service. The university is just a block away from the construction site and students and staff want to pay tribute to the three men who died in the accident. 03/27/2015 07:26 AM
Museum to Mark Vietnam Veterans Day With Play, Other Events
The program is scheduled to begin on Friday and continues on Saturday at the museum in Raleigh. A play titled Etchings in Stone that includes audience participation will be performed Saturday night at the museum. North Carolina Vietnam veteran Ron Harris wrote the play. 03/27/2015 07:15 AM
Women's NCAA Sweet Sixteen Set to Tip Off in Greensboro
The second-seeded Florida State Seminoles face the third-seeded Arizona State Sun Devils on Friday night in a Greensboro Region semifinal. And South Carolina will be facing off against the UNC Tar Heels at 7 p.m. 03/27/2015 12:10 PM