Articles tagged with: North Carolina

31 July 2015

One simple birthday wish

Posted in U.S. & World News

Concord, N.C. --- (WCNC)  Chris West would rather be finishing his driver's education.  He would rather be mowing the lawn in the sweltering heat. Instead he's resting inside his Concord, North Ca ...

15 June 2015

N.C. shark attack 911 calls: 'His arm is gone!'

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N.C. --- (KING) Two teenagers who were injured in separate shark attacks on the same stretch of North Carolina beach Sunday are lucky to be alive, local officials said in a press conference Monday. ...

20 April 2015

Dad suprises son with home return in a "photobomb"

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Durham, N.C. --- Photobombs are usually something to laugh at, but this one might bring tears to your eyes. That’s eight-year-old Joshua Bass, participating in Friday’s picture day at his elemen ...

09 April 2015

Sister ends six-boy streak

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N.C. -- (WNCN)  A pregnant mom's reaction to news she's having a girl is lighting up the internet. Cher and Stephen Lair of Apex, North Carolina have six boys already, so they assumed number seven ...

03 April 2015

Stranded at sea

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N.C. --- (NBC News) It is a story of survival, determination and the sheer will to live.Rescued after more than two months at sea, 37-year old Louis Jordan was found Thursday adrift on the open ocea ...

17 March 2015

Naked neighbor skirts law

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Charlotte, N.C. --- (WCNC)  Neighbors in one Charlotte, North Carolina neighborhood are fed up with a man they say has been standing in his doorway naked in front of anyone driving or walking by."I ...

12 February 2015

Triple jackpot!

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(NBC News)  Three lucky tickets have matched the numbers on one of the largest jackpots in Powerball history. The $564.1 million jackpot will be split by winners in North Carolina, Texas and Puerto ...

23 December 2014

Fallen Marine's medals stolen

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Wilmington, N.C. --- (WECT)  A Wilmington, North Carolina woman is asking thieves to have a change of heart after they stole her husband's military medals.The thieves broke into Jessica Bordoni's h ...

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 ...