Miniature laundry detergent packets arrived on store shelves in recent months, touted as a solution to bulky bottles and messy spills. But doctors across the country say children are confusing the tiny, brightly colored packets with candy and swallowing them.
A Garner daycare center has closed after
county inspectors found hazardous levels of lead paint inside.
Four Tamaskan dogs with ties to North Carolina State Wolfpack mascot Tuffy have become seriously ill after eating fish laced with antifreeze that their owner says was placed on his property intentionally.
Authorities say two North Carolina high school cafeteria employees have been arrested and accused of trying to poison their boss's tea.