The IRS says thieves used an online service provided by the agency to gain access to information from more than 100,000 taxpayers.
Tougher penalties for people who spray or scribble on public or private property in North Carolina is nearing Gov. Pat McCrory's desk.
Even before the first juror could be seated Tuesday, convicted sex offender Clarence Jacobs pleaded guilty in the attempted rape of a woman he assaulted inside her Racine Drive apartment last summer.
A Wilmington man is facing charges after police say reports of a man with a gun downtown ended with a scuffle with officers.
A Council man faces several drug and gun charges after a search turns up a large quantity of drugs and stolen guns inside a vehicle during a traffic stop.
Police are investigating after they say a Wilmington home was hit by a bullet while people were inside late Sunday night. When police got to the scene, they say several shell casings were found in the area.
Police are investigating after they say a victim stabbed a suspect during an apartment burglary before the suspect fired a shot through the floor.
A man convicted of killing Washington intern Chandra Levy is expected to get a new trial after government attorneys withdrew their opposition to one.