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Man who apparently confessed to slaying on Facebook is dead

Authorities have found the body of a Fayetteville man who apparently used Facebook while on the run from police to confess to the slaying of his daughter's grandfather.

DA issues statement after feds close Lennon Lacy investigation

The District Attorney for Bladen County issued a statement today about the 2014 of a Bladenboro teen a day after federal investigators said they had ended their investigation in the case.

NC Veteran 2,200 miles for veteran suicide awareness

Michael Boncek set out on a 2,200 mile journey to raise awareness to the 22-a-day suicide rate among the veteran community.

Police: Man exonerated of murder likely died by suicide

Police say a man who spent 19 years behind bars for a murder he didn't commit likely died by suicide.

Report: Calls to VA suicide hotline went to voicemail

A watchdog report says a suicide hotline operated by the Department of Veterans Affairs has allowed crisis calls to go into voicemail and that callers did not always receive immediate assistance.

BMX icon, Dave Mirra, dead of apparent suicide

At approximately 4pm today, Greenville Police responded to the 200 block of Pinewood Road for an apparent suicide.

Report: North Carolina youth suicides double since 2010

Child safety advocates in North Carolina are worried because youth suicides have doubled since the start of the decade and increased by more than one-third between 2013 and 2014.

Camp Lejeune holds suicide prevention event

Camp Lejeune is providing resources to let Marines and their families know where to turn if they have suicidal thoughts.

Inmate dies following suicide attempt

The State Bureau of investigation is investigating a suicide at the Brunswick County Jail.

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Videos show detail of death of inmate at South Carolina jail

In newly released video of the January death of a South Carolina inmate with a history of mental health issues, deputies are seen deploying stun guns repeatedly, kneeling on the man’s neck and back, before he stops moving.

Gov. Cooper lifts capacity & social distancing rules, and most mask mandates

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper on Friday announced that the state is completely lifting all mandatory capacity, gathering limits and social distancing requirements, effective immediately.

Opa! Annual Greek Festival gets underway in Wilmington

A popular annual Greek festival is underway in Wilmington. 

Oak Island granted second extension for beach renourishment project

The Town of Oak Island has been granted by the state to continue their beach renourishment for one more week.