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    North Carolina teacher accused of sexual activity with student

    KINSTON, N.C. – A North Carolina high school teacher is accused of having a sexual relationship with a student. WCTI reported that Timothy Allen Bennett, 39, of Raleigh, faces one count each of sexual activity with a student and crime against nature. Authorities said the incident took place when the suspect taught at South Lenoir High School during the 2015-2016 school year. Bennett left South Lenoir in August 2016 and began working for the Wake County Public School System, according […]

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    Michelle Obama to rally with Hillary Clinton in Winston-Salem on Thursday

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Michelle Obama will join Hillary Clinton at a rally in Winston-Salem on Thursday, according to the Clinton campaign. A time and place for the rally has not been released. This will be their first joint appearance at a campaign rally, according to a Clinton spokesperson. “Clinton and Mrs. Obama will lay out what is at stake in November and urge North Carolinians to early vote to support the Clinton-Kaine ticket,” a Clinton press release stated. The Democratic […]

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    No jail time for man convicted of sexually assaulting 7-year-old girl

    YORK COUNTY, S.C. – A Rock Hill man won’t spend a day in jail for a crime that changed a girl’s life, according to WSOC. Prosecutors offered Edwin O’Neil a plea deal after sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl he was trusted to watch. The girl’s family was devastated and tried to convince the judge that Friday’s deal doesn’t give the family justice. O’Neil had no expression on his face as her father asked a judge for justice in York County. […]

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    One person injured after early morning shooting in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – One person was treated for non-life-threatening injuries after a shooting in Greensboro early Sunday morning, according to police. Greensboro police said officers responded to 2302 West Gate City Boulevard at about 12:46 a.m. in reference to the incident. Arriving officers found a victim suffering a gunshot wound and emergency workers treated the victim at the scene. Police have not released a motive, any suspect information or the circumstances surrounding the shooting. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with […]

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    Does this video show UFO lights in the North Carolina sky?

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A man has recorded video footage of what he describes as “UFO lights” in the North Carolina sky. WJZY reported that Chris Hulbert recorded the lights above the Le Meridien hotel in Charlotte and uploaded the footage to YouTube on Oct. 15. Hulbert said on YouTube that he “always believed in this stuff” but he never thought it was something he would encounter personally. “I’ve never seen anything like that,” a voice can be heard saying in […]

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    Vehicle crashes in NC after driver ignores the barricades

    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – A vehicle crashed in Fayetteville on Saturday after the driver ignored the barricades, according to police. Fayetteville police responded to the incident shortly after 4 p.m. on Bingham Drive near the intersection of Tiree Drive. No one was seriously injured, but 68-year-old driver Darrell Musselwhite was taken to the hospital to be evaluated, police said in a press release. Musselwhite has been charged with driving around a barricade into a safety zone, according to Fayetteville police. Police […]

  • Men's NCAA Basketball Tournament expected to bring millions to Greenville

    Men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament expected to bring millions to Greenville, SC

    Tournament administrators say they left North Carolina because of House Bill 2, also known as the "bathroom bill." The NCAA board stated it made the decision because of actions taken by the state concerning civil rights protections.

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    NC home invasion suspect killed after homeowner fights back

    WAYNE COUNTY, N.C. – A homeowner defended himself and his family against a man accused of breaking into their North Carolina home, according to authorities. WTVD reported that it happened at about 4:15 a.m. in Wayne County after the armed suspect broke in, prompting a home alarm to go off. Deputies said the homeowner defended himself and the suspect was wounded after the gun went off during the struggle. The homeowner called law enforcement and the suspect was taken to the […]

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    Wanted: roommate in New York City, rent $1 a month

    NEW YORK – How would you like to live in a three-floor loft in Manhattan’s West Village for just one dollar a month? Yes, you heard that right. PIX11 reported that Rupert Hunt is the founder of the find-a-roommate site Anyone can apply by going there. And he’s searching for two roommates to share his west village loft for six months. Hunt says he’s looking for people that he can get along with, as well as help each other […]

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    Missing North Carolina children found safe, suspect arrested

    PITT COUNTY, N.C. — Missing Pitt County children Tyzira Donte Jones and Tyana Yevette Jones were found safe after they were abducted Saturday morning, according to the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities told WTVD that they believe 31-year-old Terrence Jones abducted the children around 4 a.m. Saturday, prompting an Amber Alert. He is now in custody. Initially, deputies said the situation started as a domestic dispute involving Terrence Jones, the children’s father. He reportedly told the children’s mother he would […]

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    FOX8 sponsors JDRF event to support type 1 diabetes research

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — FOX8 is the media sponsor for JDRF, the Piedmont Triad Chapter. JDRF is the world’s leading funder of type 1 diabetes research. Several members of the FOX8 family met Saturday at Wake Forest University for another JDRF event in the Triad. The High Point “One Walk” last year raised more than $159,000 with 500 participants.

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    Mike Pence to campaign for Donald Trump in Greensboro on Monday

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Mike Pence will campaign for Donald Trump in Greensboro on Monday. The Republican vice presidential candidate will host a rally at 7 p.m. in the West Wing B1 room of the Greensboro Coliseum at 1921 W. Gate City Blvd. Doors open at 5. Pence, the governor of Indiana, will also host a rally at Catawba College in Salisbury at 4 p.m. on the same day. To get tickets, RSVP at Trump will be in Virginia Beach […]