• JonBenet Ramsey (file photo)

    JonBenet Ramsey case: 9 things the ex-police chief just revealed

    BOULDER, Colo. — It’s easy to feel a little sad for Mark Beckner, the former Boulder, Colo., police chief and Reddit newbie who did an Ask Me Anything segment this weekend, unaware that his answers were accessible to the entire world. Beckner was the police chief during the JonBenet Ramsey case. Six-year-old beauty queen JonBenet […]

  • Raleigh, N.C.

    North Carolina could give the GOP big headaches in 2016

    WASHINGTON — North Carolina might be going rogue. The state is on a collision course with the Republican National Committee over when to hold its presidential primary next year. National Republicans — intent on fashioning an orderly nominating process after several chaotic cycles — are threatening trigger-happy primary and caucus states with drastic penalties if […]

  • Shayne Austin (left) and Holly Bobo (right)

    Man granted immunity in Holly Bobo case commits suicide

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A man who Tennessee authorities tried to have indicted in connection with the kidnapping and killing of a nursing student has committed suicide, his attorney told CNN on Tuesday. The investigation into the killing of Holly Bobo has not been smooth. The suicide of Shayne Austin is the latest twist. Bobo, a […]

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    Early consumption may prevent peanut allergy, new study suggests

    ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. — Parents who have children with food allergies know all too well about the headaches in keeping their lives “nut-free.” But a new study suggests that peanut allergy can be prevented at a young age by embracing peanuts, not avoiding them. Eating peanut products as a baby significantly reduces the risk of […]

  • moms

    The video that explains why moms get nothing done

    TAMPA, Fla. — Ever feel like that laundry pile never gets smaller or the kitchen never stays clean, especially when children are around? Florida mother Esther Anderson knows the feeling well thanks to 15-month-old Ellia. Whenever she turns her back on a neatly folded stack of clothing or a dust pile it’s only a matter […]

  • Burst pipes cause problems across the Triad

    Finally, all the ice and snow on the ground has started to melt, but the warmer weather means people are just now seeing the aftermath of all the frozen and busted pipes. In Davidson County, cracked pipes affected water throughout the entire City of Thomasville Sunday. As of Monday afternoon, crews had fixed four major […]

  • Crews respond to large water leak in Thomasville; residents asked to conserve water

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — A large water leak in Thomasville is causing problems with the city’s water distribution system and residents are asked to conserve as much water as possible. The leak has resulted in water levels dropping in the supply tanks and systems. City personnel are working the resolve the issue. Thomasville City manager Kelly […]

  • Left to right: Kelly FitzGerald and Channing Tatum (Left photo by The Winston-Salem Journal)

    WFU student to present award during Oscars; share stage with Channing Tatum

    What art form would you use to illustrate the best piece of advice you ever received? Rock song? Interpretive dance? Slam poem? Oil painting? The Winston-Salem Journal reported that Kelly FitzGerald did it with a one-minute video and, as a result, will be part of the 2015 Academy Awards Sunday night on ABC. She and […]

  • Dr. Rashmi Chhotabhai Patel, 45, of Suffield, Conn.

    Dentist charged in death of patient after trying to remove 20 of her teeth in one sitting

    ENFIELD, Conn. (WFSB) — A Connecticut dentist turned himself into Enfield police on Tuesday in connection with the death of one of his patients. Dr. Rashmi Chhotabhai Patel, 45, of Suffield, was charged with criminally negligent homicide and tampering with evidence on Tuesday. Judy Gan, 64, and her husband Michael arrived at Enfield Family Dental, […]

  • Man's death leads to discovery of new virus in Kansas, according to CDC

    Man’s death leads to discovery of new virus in Kansas, according to CDC

    The CDC has discovered a new virus that may have contributed to a Kansas man’s death, the agency announced Friday. Named the Bourbon virus after the county where the patient lived, the virus is likely spread by tick or insect bites, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. A 50-year-old man suffered multiple tick […]

  • Noa Mintz has been heading up her own nanny agency, Nannies by Noa, since August, 2012. She has recently hired a CEO to head her company while she dedicates more time to high school work.

    You’ll never believe how much this 15-year-old’s baby-sitting business makes

    NEW YORK — On the outside, Noa Mintz is a typical teen — braces and all. But while her peers are chatting about boys and clothes, Mintz is texting the CEO she hired to run her growing business. Mintz, 15, has been heading up her own nanny agency since August 2012. She hired Allison Johnson […]

  • Cold temperatures lead to frozen, busted pipes across the Triad

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — The record breaking temperatures really did a number on pipes and other buildings Thursday night. As a result, plumbing and heating specialists were swamped with calls about frozen and busted pipes. “Yesterday we were wondering what was going on because there wasn’t as many service calls. Today, in the last 12 […]