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  • Protests erupted in North Carolina after an officer fatally shot one man identifited as Keith Lamont Scott (pictured on right), while serving a warrant for a different person at an apartment complex in Charlotte on Tuesday, September 20, 2016.

    Court records show Keith Scott’s wife filed for restraining order

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Police said that Keith Scott did have a loaded gun when Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer Brentley Vinson shot and killed him last week, and on Monday, sources told WSOC that that gun was stolen. Police sources said someone else stole the gun during a home break-in and later sold it to Scott. WSOC also obtained a domestic violence protective order that Scott’s wife took out on him last year. The order, filed in Gaston County, said that Scott hit his […]

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    Mom arrested after kids found dead in car in Indiana

    ELKHART, Ind. – After officials issued an Amber Alert for two missing children Monday, a woman identifying herself as their mother drove up to the police station and told an officer she had the children’s bodies in her car, according to CNN. Authorities found both children dead in the back seat. Police arrested Amber Pasztor, charging her with the murder of her two children. Earlier, a statewide Amber Alert was issued for Liliana Hernandez, 7, and Rene Pasztor, 6, with police reporting they were […]

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    Amber Alert canceled after 2-year-old NC girl found safe

    ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. — An Amber alert for a 2-year-old North Carolina girl has been canceled. The alert went out Tuesday morning, but the child has been found safe, according to authorities. Nevaeh Richardson is a black female, 2 feet tall and weighs 28 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes. There is an alleged abductor whose name is currently unknown. He is described as being a black male with a bald head. He was last seen wearing a […]

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    Keeping your political opinion kid friendly

    It’s presidential politics season and opinions are all over the place. You may not think your young children are listening to all of the talk, but they listen more than you may think. When you’re home, it’s important to instill a polite and respectful tone when talking about politics. Tips: Political conversations should be polite Discuss political affiliations and important issues Let teens form their own political identity

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    Amber Alert issued for missing 2-year-old NC girl

    Update: Missing 2-year-old girl has been found safe. ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. — The Rocky Mount Police Department is searching for a missing 2-year-old girl. An Amber Alert has been issued for Nevaeh Richardson. She is a black female, 2 feet tall and weighs 28 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes. Nevaeh was last seen wearing a white T-shirt with a rainbow on the front. There is an alleged abductor whose name is currently unknown. He is described as being […]

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    NC man bitten by poisonous king cobra gets probation

    HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. — A North Carolina man who was bitten by a poisonous king cobra on May 2 has been found guilty of a misdemeanor venomous reptile charge, according to WNCN. Ali Iyoob, 21, called 911 after he was bitten by the pet cobra. He survived after several days in the hospital but was sentenced Monday to two years of supervised probation and asked to pay $4,000 to the state for snake removal costs. On May 4, authorities removed18 venomous […]

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    Charlotte officer allegedly failed to activate body camera until after Keith Lamont Scott was shot

    (Warning: Video contains graphic images) CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A responding Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer apparently failed to activate his body camera until after police had already shot 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott, according to the Charlotte Observer. The department released portions of dashboard camera and body camera footage Saturday afternoon that revealed the moments before and after the shooting, but neither recording gave conclusive evidence into whether Scott had a gun or not. The lack of evidence poses additional questions into why […]

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    Video: Wife throws husband’s lunch from balcony and into his sunroof

    This is probably one of the most impressive things that I’ve ever seen. A Youtube video that shows a woman tossing her husband’s lunch from their apartment balcony and into his car via an open sunroof has gone viral and taken the internet by storm. The 13-second video displayed either the most incredible throw in human history or a product of extreme luck – nonetheless, the sandwich landed perfectly into the passenger seat next to her husband. The woman then celebrated […]

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    SC man arrested on 116 charges of improper treatment of dogs, puppies

    CHESTER COUNTY, S.C. — A South Carolina man is facing nearly 200 charges after officials found more than 116 Dobermans in his care without food and water. Deputies were called after 47-year-old Jordan Johnson let his dogs run across the road and into neighbors yards, according to WBTV. Once officials arrived, they discovered the dogs and puppies were without food and water. Johnson was arrested and charged with 116 counts of ill treatment of animals and 81 counts of rabies […]

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    Thomasville City Schools on 2-hour delay after power outage

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — Thomasville City Schools are on a two-hour delay after more than 1,500 Duke Energy customers in Thomasville lost power overnight. As of 5:41 a.m., the reason for the outage is unknown and crews are working to resolve the matter. Duke Energy’s outage map estimates that power will not be restored to affected customers until 6 a.m. to 6:30 a.m.

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    Four injured in drive-by shooting in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Four people were injured in a drive-by shooting in a Winston-Salem neighborhood, according to authorities. Police said officers were called to 104 Five Royales Drive at about 3:25 p.m. Monday in reference to the incident. The victims were at the home when a dark SUV drove past, according to police. A passenger in the SUV allegedly started firing a handgun multiple times at the home, injuring the victims. The victims were taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical […]

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    Protesters rally in downtown Greensboro over police video

    WARNING: Videos contain profanity GREENSBORO, N.C. – A group of protesters took to the streets of downtown Greensboro on Monday afternoon after Greensboro leaders released “disturbing” police body camera video. Protesters blocked the streets at East Market and North Elm streets, chanting “No justice, no peace, no racist police.” The protesters left about 3:30 p.m. Body camera video released Monday by city leaders shows a former Greensboro police officer using excessive force. After releasing the video, city council members voted […]