Category: North Carolina

The death toll from Hurricane Michael’s rampage across the south-eastern United States rose to at least 17 on Friday as rescue crews spread out across the devastated Florida Panhandle in search of more victims. Fears were growing for an untold…

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3.37pm BST15:37 Search and rescue crews have started making rescues of stranded people in the Florida panhandle who rode out the storm. The U.S. Coast Guard in Mobile, Alabama told the Associated Press its crews have rescued 27 people. A…

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As the death toll from Florence rose and hundreds were rescued from their flooded homes, North Carolina slid into the next stage of the disaster: catastrophic flooding. On Saturday Mitch Colvin, mayor of Fayetteville, told reporters: “The worst is yet…

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Like Hurricane Harvey last year, Florence was expected to forge ahead slowly, exacerbating its impact. Those storms aren’t alone: Researchers say that tropical cyclones, which include hurricanes, have become slower since the mid-1900s. The recovery will pose a formidable test…

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A young mother was arrested after a video she posted on Facebook showing her 1-year-old baby smoking a marijuana blunt went viral, and we have obtained the shocking footage. 20-year-old Brianna Ashanti Lofton of Raleigh, North Carolina was jailed Wednesday…

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And the “mother of year” award goes to… *drumroll* A North Carolina woman is facing serious charges after video footage of her infant baby smoking marijuana went viral on social media. 20-year-old Brianna Ashanti Lofton was arrested Wednesday (Mar. 21) and…

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A North Carolina man made headlines after he was shot to death while walking down the street during a Facebook Live stream Monday (Feb. 26). Prentis Robinson, who had just celebrated his 55th birthday a few days before the shooting, was killed…

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Fantasia Barrino and her family have suffered an unexpected loss. The singer’s teenage nephew has died after being shot. 18-year-old Tyquan Vonricco Washington was found suffering a gunshot wound in Greensboro, NC around 11 am Tuesday morning (Feb. 13). Paramedics…

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