Articles tagged with: North Carolina

18 December 2014

Teen shoots intruder in North Carolina

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Charlotte, N.C. --- (WCNC)  The 14-year-old teenager who shot and killed an intruder during an attempted home invasion in his grandparents' Charlotte, North Carolina home says he had to do it.He sa ...

06 October 2014

Marriage bans fall

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(NBC News)  The United States Supreme Court has refused to hear cases from five states which were seeking a same-sex marriage ban.That means same-sex couples can now get married in Indiana, Oklahom ...

04 September 2014

"Gender neutral" restrooms?

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N.C. --- (WECT)  North Carolina's Cape Fear Community College has added a dozen new gender neutral restrooms to its campuses.According to CFCC Director of Marketing and Public Relations, David Hard ...

31 July 2014

Unlikely pair

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Greenville, N.C. -- (WITN)  An unlikely pair are turning heads on the North Carolina coast. Occy the dog and Biggie the duck have been friends since one was a tiny and the other just a duckling. "Y ...

28 July 2014

Missionary contracts ebola

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Charlotte, N.C. --- (WCNC)  A Charlotte, North Carolina woman who contracted the deadly ebola virus in Liberia had served as a missionary overseas with her husband for more than a dozen years, acco ...

07 July 2014

Mom copies '50s Copppertone ad, banned from Facebook

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Hickory, N.C. -- (KGW) Do you remember that old famous Coppertone ad from the 50s, where the little girl's bathing suit was being pulled down by a dog? Would you call that pornographic? Apparently, ...

04 June 2014

Caught on cam: car crash

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Gaston County, N.C. --- (WCNC News) Five people were injured Monday when a car and an ambulance collided in Gaston County, North Carolina.Cameras on-board the ambulance captured the terrifying crash ...

21 May 2014

Predator in the closet

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N.C. --- (WCNC News) A North Carolina man charged with multiple sex crimes involving a teenage girl he met online has turned himself in. Investigators arrested 27-year-old Jarred Ashley Workman late ...

13 May 2014

Shocking family abuse allegations

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N.C. --- (WAVY News) Six North Carolina brothers and their parents have been charged in relation to the sexual abuse of a young girl for almost ten years.Perquimans County Sheriff Eric Tilley said t ...

06 May 2014

Dog mauls boy to death

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N.C. --- (WCNC News) An 18-month-old North Carolina boy is dead after being mauled by his grandfather's dog.Nyhiem Wilfong and a 5-year-old cousin were playing in their grandfather's backyard Sunday ...