The North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher adds more holiday cheer and a big surprise to its annual “Santa by the Sea” event.
A 22-year-old California man was arrested after he allegedly poured boiling water on his girlfriend's dog at an apartment building, authorities said.
An 8-year-old boy in Florida caught an 11 foot 3 inch long gator. It was his first real catch despite gator hunting several times with his dad.
Wake Forest police are warning residents about venomous lizards reportedly on the loose. Police said three Gila monsters escaped from a home.
A local spay and neuter clinic has 25,000 reasons to celebrate. Tuesday, less than 4 years after it first opened, Fix a Friend celebrated its 25,000th surgery.
If Hurricane Joaquin makes landfall here in southeastern North Carolina, New Hanover County residents will have a safe place to drop off their pets.
Those who think they may have seen a manatee swimming through marinas and waters in the Cape Fear region recently are not seeing things.
When an orangutan puckered up against a pregnant woman's belly, of course those who watched the video went ape.
The Duke University Lemur Center has announced the birth of twin baby lemurs with the help of King Julien XIII, the animated character from "Madagascar" film series.
A Florida woman spotted an alligator missing the top half of its snout in Lake Hancock near Tampa, Fla.