Carolinas

Police: Kids seeking candy trapped in store by sex offender

A sex offender working at a North Carolina convenience store is accused of locking children inside the shop and robbing them.

Trump rallies supporters in North Carolina amid fight with Dems

President Donald Trump is going after four freshman Democratic lawmakers one by one after previously tweeting that they should "go back" to their home countries if they have complaints about the U.S., even though they are all American citizens.

Help NC Highway Patrol win ‘Best Looking Cruiser Contest’

The American Association of State Troopers (AAST), has kicked off the 2019 "Best Looking Cruiser Contest." Among those competing is the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.

Sanford mulls 2020 bid, but observers question his motives

Mark Sanford, the former South Carolina governor and congressman, floated the possibility on Tuesday that he would mount an uphill challenge to President Donald Trump for the Republican presidential nomination.

Vice President Mike Pence speaks at Fort Bragg

Pence visited the base on his way to a campaign appearance with President Donald Trump.

North Carolina justice critiques colleagues in speech

The North Carolina Supreme Court's only registered Republican called out the remaining six Democratic justices in a speech that marked an unusual open critique of the state's highest court from within.

Escaped emu eluding capture in Orange, Chatham counties

An emu has been on the run for three weeks around Orange County. Animal control officers say the giant bird has been sighted in both Orange and Chatham counties and every time they get close – the flightless bird manages to escape.

Dog rescued from Catawba River, on the mend but needs forever home

A dog pulled from a cold mountain river about a week ago is lucky to be alive.
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President Trump, VP Pence visit NC Wednesday

President Donald Trump is returning to North Carolina for a campaign rally in a likely presidential battleground state that he won in 2016.

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