University of North Carolina at Charlotte quarterback Kevin Olsen was arrested on rape charges Sunday, police said.
Major power outages are reported across parts of Wilmington tonight.
Police have identified the woman found dead in a retention pond in Southport Saturday morning.
Wilmington Police and the US Marshals arrested a man wanted for a murder in early February.
Authorities say one person has died after a car broke down on train tracks in Fayetteville and was hit by an oncoming train before rescuers could get two of the people inside out.
North Carolina's new Democratic Party chair says he will work with Gov. Roy Cooper to make inroads among rural residents who now lack faith in the party or the political system.
Three former elite U.S. gymnasts, including 2000 Olympian Jamie Dantzcher, have come forward saying they were sexually abused by a former doctor currently facing trial on a separate matter.
More than a thousand people of various faiths rallied in New York City in support of Muslim Americans and to protest President Donald Trump's immigration policies.
The leader of Panama says he has spoken by phone with President Donald Trump ahead of an official visit to Washington.
The first outer rain bands from a storm headed to Northern California are bringing light rain, wind and renewed warnings of possible flooding.
The western Colorado town of Parachute is getting a marijuana shop with a drive-up window, believed to be the first in the state.
Authorities say a 25-year-old man had died after falling over a waterfall at a North Carolina state park in Burke County.