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. Updated 06:00 PM
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.
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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.
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Republicans Gather in NC for Leadership Conference
The 2015 Civitas' Conservative Leadership Conference kicked off in Cary Friday. 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... 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. 10:52 AM
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. 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. 10:16 AM
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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. 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. 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. 12:10 PM
Hundreds Rally Behind Wake Forest Police Officer Whose Wife Died
Hundreds of people rally behind a Wake Forest police officer after his wife suddenly passed away. Dave Cohen and his wife Jamie recently moved to Wake Forest from Asheville with their small children Asher and Mason. 03/26/2015 08:24 PM
Top-Seeded Wisconsin Hangs to Beat North Carolina 79-72
Sam Dekker scored a career-high 23 points, Frank Kaminsky added 19 and top-seeded Wisconsin rallied in the final 10 minutes to hold off North Carolina 79-72 Thursday night and advance to the final eight of the NCAA Tournament. 03/26/2015 10:01 PM