A standoff between Charlotte-Mecklenburg SWAT team members and an armed man threatening "suicide by cop" at Eastover Psychological and Psychiatric Group in North Carolina ended peacefully when the man surrendered.
A Lake Norman, North Carolina, man was arrested for having two wives. Bobby Robinson has been charged with bigamy. He married a Cornelius woman when he was separated but still married to a Georgia woman, police said.
The Wake County school system is looking at whether to copy the gender-neutral student dress code used by Portland Public Schools. If adopted, it would allow things such as tank tops, bare midriff tops, spaghetti straps and short shorts.
A North Carolina man was rescued from the top of Blarney Castle in Ireland after suffering a heart attack on April 20, 2018. David Motte of Indian Trail and his wife, Joy, went to the castle in hopes of kissing the Blarney Stone.
A North Carolina woman who sold raffle tickets at her bait and tackle store to help pay for her daughter-in-law’s kidney transplant was surprised to find it was the only thing missing Tuesday, April 24, 2018 after the store was broken into.
North Carolina state lawmakers used thousands of dollars in campaign donations to cover personal spending. The law allows some spending on personal bills, but some legislators cross the line and get fines or prison time.
WRAL meteorologist Mike Maze suffered from dizzy spells, anxiety and panic attacks until discovering he has vertical heterophoria, a binocular vision dysfunction that means a misalignment of eye muscles. With treatment – prism lenses – Maze is now OK.
Rescuers are using a fire ladder to reach a kayaker who became trapped in debris on the South Fork River near Belmont in Gaston County on Wednesday afternoon. Another rescue is underway in Cabarrus County.
A 15.4 million gallon sewage spill on the Charlotte side of Lake Wylie is unprecedented in recent memory, according to the Catawba Riverkeeper. Water is being monitored to assess the impact, including downstream in York County, South Carolina.
Atrium Health said Wednesday it will end employment agreements with a group of Mecklenburg Medical Group doctors seeking to break away from the hospital system and operate as Mecklenburg Multispecialty Group.
At Bank of America's annual shareholder meeting Wednesday, CEO Brian Moynihan stood firm on his company's decision to stop lending to some gun makers in the aftermath of the Parkland, Fla., school shooting.
Tornadoes, toppled trees and ripped apart homes, businesses and an elementary school in Greensboro and Reidsville, NC Sunday, April 15, 2018. Duke Energy crews were working Monday to restore electric service to more than 31,000 customers.