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 2018-09-19 03:30 

The Fayetteville Observer

Elizabeth Smart: Accomplice in kidnapping remains a danger...

In an interview on "CBS This Morning," Smart said she believes Wanda Barzee remains a danger. Barzee is expected to be freed Wednesday after 15 years in custody because Utah authorities had miscalculated the amount of time the 72-year-old woman sh...

 2018-09-19 03:26 

WCNC.com

[ NBC Charlotte ]

'Dogs usually call out for you' | WCNC reporter rides in raft during PETA rescue mission...

Rachel Lundberg watched rescuers wade out into floodwaters and save at least eight animals in Lumberton Tuesday. They rescued seven pets the day before....

 2018-09-19 03:13 

WNCT-TV

Relatives have vigil for 4 allegedly killed by border agent...

LAREDO, Texas (AP) - Dozens of family members of four women who investigators say a U.S. Border Patrol supervisor killed gathered Tuesday evening in South Texas to remember the women at a vigil. In a park near San Agustin Cathedral in downtown Laredo, the...

 2018-09-19 03:00 

WNCT-TV

Exhibit showcases images of Mexico border walls, fences...

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) - The U.S. border wall with Mexico is frequently in the news, but few people have a chance to visit it up close, or to see details of the various sections. Kenneth Madsen, an Ohio State University geography professor and border wall expe...

 2018-09-19 02:58 

WNCT-TV

The Latest: 2 dead after van is swept away in S. Carolina...

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - The Latest on Florence's lingering impact (all times local): 11 p.m. Authorities confirm two detainees drowned when a van was swept away in rising flood waters in South Carolina. Horry County Sheriff's Department spokeswoma...

 2018-09-19 02:51 

Fox 46 Charlotte

Pee Dee River runs over in Cheraw, floods roads...

The Pee Dee River, which extends into both North Carolina and South Carolina, experienced flooding....

 2018-09-19 02:50 

WBTV

[ CBS Charlotte ]

Person shot in possible Gastonia home invasion...

An individual was shot in a possible home invasion in Gastonia....

 2018-09-19 02:48 

Charlotte Observer

Israeli driver adds international flare to NASCAR's Cup race at Richmond on Saturday...

Alon Day, a driver from Tel Aviv, Israel, will add an international flare to Saturday's race at Richmond Raceway when he makes his 2018 NASCAR Cup series debut....

 2018-09-19 02:48 

WXII 12

Davie County Rescue Squad continues saving lives in eastern NC...

The Davie County Rescue Squad has saved 12 people so far during their missions in Harnett County....

 2018-09-19 02:39 

WBTV

[ CBS Charlotte ]

Ants form floating islands to survive Florence flooding...

Ants have formed living islands to survive flooding caused by Hurricane Florence....

 2018-09-19 02:38 

WRAL Raleigh

'I started crying:' Many New Bern residents have no homes to return to...

The City of New Bern is working to begin recovery after the community was pounded by the storm surge when Hurricane Florence inched toward the Carolinas....

 2018-09-19 02:37 

WXII 12

Rivers around Piedmont Triad fall below flood stage as Florence lingers...

Several rivers in the Piedmont Triad area reached moderate or major flood stage after Tropical Storm Florence roared through....

 2018-09-19 02:32 

WCNC.com

[ NBC Charlotte ]

Overnight robbery in Uptown near Epicentre...

Despite the unnerving situation, police say there have been very few violent crimes at the Epicentre between August 16 and September 16....

 2018-09-19 02:32 

WGHP

[ FOX Greensboro ]

Woman in Greensboro shocked after watching FOX8 and seeing her sister getting rescued from Florence...

GREENSBORO, N.C. A Greensboro woman got the shock of her life while watching one of our newscasts on Monday afternoon. Sandy Gil said she noticed her sister, Cindy, getting rescued in one of our stories on Hurricane Florence....

 2018-09-19 02:30 

The Fayetteville Observer

Trump: Declassified Russia probe papers expose 'bad things'...

The order is likely to further divide the president from the intelligence agencies he oversees and raises new concerns that Trump is disclosing government secrets for his own political gain. Critics of the move say the president has a clear conflict by tr...

 2018-09-19 02:29 

WXII 12

Too much screen time? New phone controls for you and kids...

Apple and Google want to help you spend less time on their phones — really....

 2018-09-19 02:24 

The Fayetteville Observer

Look at what Florence wrought from above...

Drone footage of the rising Cape Fear River at the Person Street bridge on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. Photos courtesy of Cramer Gallimore Photography....

 2018-09-19 02:22 

The Fayetteville Observer

Insurance Camp scheduled Thursday at Northwood Temple Church...

Residents needing assistance in filing insurance claims for damage incurred during Hurricane Florence can do so Thursday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Northwood Temple Church.The Insurance Camp is being coordinated by the N.C. Department of Insurance."We w...

 2018-09-19 02:21 

WCNC.com

[ NBC Charlotte ]

Tourist arrested after walking onto Old Faithful geyser, apparently urinating into hot spring...

A video of the incident was posted on Facebook and widely shared....

 2018-09-19 02:19 

WXII 12

More room still available at Red Cross Shelter at LJVM Coliseum...

Evacuees from the coast continue to use the American Red Cross Disaster Shelter at the Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Winston-Salem, where there is still more space available....

 2018-09-19 02:12 

WBTV

[ CBS Charlotte ]

Better out than in: Research says farts can be released through your breath if you hold them in...

So, next time, don't be afraid to let it rip - in the appropriate setting....

 2018-09-19 02:09 

WSOC-TV

[ Charlotte, NC ]

President Trump to visit North Carolina to survey Florence impact...

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump will travel to North Carolina on Wednesday to survey the impact of Hurricane Florence....

 2018-09-19 02:02 

News & Observer

Observations from Hurricanes' 4-1 preseason win at Tampa Bay...

Quick observations from the Carolina Hurricanes' 4-1 win at Tampa Bay on Tuesday in the first preseason game for both teams....

 2018-09-19 02:00 

WNCT-TV

Unfinished business: Moon's summit dreams echo late mentor...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - This week's summit between rivals North and South Korea represents, in part, unfinished business for South Korean President Moon Jae-in. In pursuing engagement with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to defuse a nuclear crisis, ...

 2018-09-19 01:58 

WCNC.com

[ NBC Charlotte ]

Jury selection to begin in former UNC Charlotte quarterback rape case...

Former UNC Charlotte quarterback Kevin Olsen is accused of raping a woman at an off-campus apartment last year....

 2018-09-19 01:55 

WGHP

[ FOX Greensboro ]

Man gets life sentence for rape after victim recognizes him at train station six years later...

FULTON COUNTY, Ga. A woman raped in 2007 had the jarring experience of spotting her rapist six years later in an Atlanta subway station, reports the Atlanta Journal Constitution. At that point, she didn't think much about what to do next....

 2018-09-19 01:55 

WXII 12

Mounted patrol helps replace second-grader's prized possession...

"When I heard how devastated he was, I'm like, 'Yeah, we gotta do something.'"...

 2018-09-19 01:46 

WNCT-TV

Music modernization bill clears another hurdle in Congress...

WASHINGTON (AP) - The way music is licensed and songwriters are compensated for the digital age will be undergoing big changes under a bill making its way through Congress. The Senate cleared a bill late Tuesday that creates a new independent entity that ...

 2018-09-19 01:43 

WGHP

[ FOX Greensboro ]

Man accused of 'yanking' dog leash he used to control wife with dementia at fair...

YORK, Pa. — A 66-year-old man who told police he used a dog leash at a Pennsylvania fair to keep track of his wife, who has dementia, was arrested after he allegedly yanked hard enough to leave red marks around her throat, according to WPMT....

 2018-09-19 01:38 

WCNC.com

[ NBC Charlotte ]

Crews work around the clock to restore power, clear debris...

Sanitation workers and lineman are hard at work helping residents of Charlotte get back to normal after Florence....

 2018-09-19 01:34 

WGHP

[ FOX Greensboro ]

4 people get cancer from donated organ in 'extraordinary rare' case...

Four European patients developed breast cancer after receiving organs from the same donor, a case report explains. The patients developed breast cancer years after their transplants, with three of them dying of the disease. Dr....

 2018-09-19 01:32 

News & Observer

Trump: Florence 'one of the wettest we've ever seen from the standpoint of water'...

President Donald Trump addressed North and South Carolina residents after Hurricane Florence. In his message, Trump appeared to call Florence "one of the wettest (storms) we've ever seen from the standpoint of water."...

 2018-09-19 01:30 

WCNC.com

[ NBC Charlotte ]

'Some of those people have worked there 40 years' | Family Dollar HQ in Matthews closing...

Parent company Dollar Tree sent a statement saying 200 will lose their jobs; 700 others will be offered a chance to relocate to Virginia....

 2018-09-19 01:30 

The Fayetteville Observer

Bob Woodward's book on Trump administration, 'Fear', already a million-seller...

The hardcover had the fastest opening in history for Simon & Schuster, which also publishes Stephen King, Doris Kearns Goodwin and Mary Higgins Clark....

 2018-09-19 01:29 

WRAL Raleigh

'We're looking at weeks' before all roads reopen, says Harnett County sheriff...

Crews have had to save people from flooding as waters swelled up above the windows of homes in Harnett County....

 2018-09-19 01:28 

WBTV

[ CBS Charlotte ]

Ford wants FBI investigation into Kavanaugh allegation before testifying, attorney says...

Christine Blasey Ford's attorneys sent a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee that stressed "an FBI investigation of the incident should be the first step in addressing her allegations."...

 2018-09-19 01:20 

WNCT-TV

Conley sweeps South Central in battle of unbeatens...

Macy Smith had 8 kills and Elana Fuller added 7 kills and 4 blocks to lead DH Conley to a sweep over South Central in a battle of volleyball unbeatens Tuesday night. Conley improved to 12-0 on the season with the win. The Falcons fell to 11-1. Alexis Deso...

 2018-09-19 01:10 

Charlotte Observer

South Carolina will start prep football playoffs later due to Florence. Will NC follow?...

The S.C. High School League has pushed back the start of its high school football playoffs by one week because of the devastation of Hurricane Florence. Will the N.C. High School Athletic Association follow suit?...

 2018-09-19 01:10 

WXII 12

#InHonorOfEmily honors cancer patient by donating art supplies to sick kids...

"I hope she realizes how important she was, because I don't think she saw it when she was here."...

 2018-09-19 01:09 

WNCT-TV

California jury: Career criminal guilty of killing 2 teens...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A Northern California jury on Tuesday found guilty a career criminal thought to be the "Gypsy Hill Killer" of raping and murdering two teenage girls more than 42 years ago. The San Mateo County jury deliberated for a little mo...

 2018-09-19 01:06 

WCNC.com

[ NBC Charlotte ]

Florence by the numbers: Record rainfall and wind gusts...

The slow moving hurricane turned tropical storm left behind record rainfall and wind gusts on the coast of North Carolina....

 2018-09-19 01:05 

WCNC.com

[ NBC Charlotte ]

Charlotte moms start...

A group of Charlotte area moms got together to show their appreciation for Brad Panovich's hourly updates as Hurricane Florence approached the Carolinas. Now it's turned into something much more helping thousands of victims after devastating flood...

 2018-09-19 00:58 

The Fayetteville Observer

Bill Kirby Jr.: Sandhills weathers Florence better than other region counties...

When you are the elected head of your county and a storm the magnitude of Florence rips through your communities you must keep in touch with your emergency responders, as well as your nervous constituents, no matter what.Say hello to Catherine Graham."...

 2018-09-19 00:57 

The Fayetteville Observer

Major roads in Cumberland, Cape Fear region remain closed...

Navigating Cumberland and other Cape Fear region counties is going to be difficult with major roads closed due to flooding and, in some cases, complete washouts, according to the N.C. Department of Transportation.The DOT announced Tuesday that Interstate ...

 2018-09-19 00:56 

WGHP

[ FOX Greensboro ]

2 mental health patients die in transport van after van becomes flooded in South Carolina...

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. Two mental health patients in South Carolina have died after being inside a transport van that flooded. WPDE reported that it happened in Horry County on Highway 917 Tuesday night as the van was in still water on Pee Dee Island Road nea...

 2018-09-19 00:55 

WXII 12

Read: Letter from Christine Blasey Ford's attorneys requesting FBI investigation...

The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault says the FBI should investigate the incident before senators hold a hearing on the allegations....

 2018-09-19 00:51 

WSOC-TV

[ Charlotte, NC ]

Reality show doc, woman charged with California drug rapes...

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A California physician who appeared in a reality TV dating show and an alleged female accomplice have been charged with drugging and sexually assaulting two women, and authorities said Tuesday there could be many more victims....

 2018-09-19 00:49 

The Fayetteville Observer

Hope Mills curfew lifted, many residents still without power...

Mayor Jackie Warner said the Hope Mills Lake dam is functioning well, and water levels are dropping faster than during Hurricane Matthew....

 2018-09-19 00:47 

Charlotte Observer

'Not relevant:' Franklin Graham weighs in on Kavanaugh sexual assault accusations...

Evangelist Franklin Graham said sexual assault accusations against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh from when he was a teenager are 'not relevant' 40 years later, and urged the Senate to confirm him....

 2018-09-19 00:46 

The Fayetteville Observer

Florence has moved on. Here's how to recover....

Resources for Florence victims are available at the local, state and national levels....

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