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Montana judge sparks outrage with no prison time for incest
A judge's decision not to order prison time for a Montana man who raped his 12-year-old daughter has sparked outrage from afar and calls closer to home to toughen the state's law.
White powdery substance found at Clinton campaign headquarters
People evacuated Clinton's Brooklyn office Friday night after campaign workers found white powder in an envelope.
One person killed, another injured in crash in north Charlotte
The crash happened around 8 p.m. near the intersection of Beatties Ford Road and North Hoskins Road.
Teen shot, killed one day before his birthday
The shooting happened just after 6:30 p.m. on the 13000 block of Armour Ridge Drive, which is off of Corsica Forest Drive near S. Tryon Street.
Woman says dog sitter sold pups while she was in the hospital
Unwilling to give them up, she said she took out on ad on Craigslist offering $250 to watch the pups.
Forgiving grandmother wants son to meet inmate father who wanted him dead
Saundra Adams wants former Carolina Panthers wide receiver Rae Carruth to know what a great young man his son has become. Carruth has been serving time in prison for hiring a hit man to kill his girlfriend, Cherica Adams, who was 8-months pregnant in 1999.
Public School Forum of North Carolina addresses race in classrooms
Twenty-six percent of African American students make up the North Carolina school districts, while 32 percent of black students represent the special education population.
SUV slams into Mooresville business, two people injured
The incident happened just before 7 p.m. at The Kilted Buffalo, a pub and barbershop on the 100 block of Landings Drive.
Ex-NSA worker accused of stealing secrets to stay in custody
A former National Security Agency contractor accused in a massive theft of classified information will remain in custody as prosecutors continue building a criminal case against him, a federal judge ruled Friday.
CMPD sued over use of tear gas, smoke bombs during street protests
The residents want a judge to issue a temporary restraining order to prevent CMPD from using force against nonviolent protesters.
Miniature donkey named 'Steve' goes missing in Troutman
The tiny brown guy belongs to Tammy Swedland and her fiancé. But Steve isn’t just a missing pet, he’s a missing soon-to-be dad.
Driver fatally struck at site of car crash on I-85
The collision happened near Exit 32 to Little Rock Road and involved two tractor-trailers and one vehicle. One person died.