Northcarolina

  • North Carolina granddad ‘rammed car into family in restaurant’

    A US man intentionally crashed his car into a restaurant where his family was eating, killing two and injuring three family members, police say. Roger Self, 62, had taken his family to lunch on Sunday after a church service in Bessemer City, North Carolina. Moments after leaving the table...
  • Police: North Carolina man crashed his car into a restaurant, killing his daughter and daughter-in-law

    BESSEMER CITY, N.C. – A man intentionally rammed a vehicle into a North Carolina restaurant busy serving Sunday lunch, killing his daughter and another person and injuring several others, authorities said. Bessemer City Police said in a statement that preliminary evidence indicates Roger Self, 62, purposely smashed his way...
  • R. Kelly Stages Racy Performance In North Carolina Amid Protest, Allegations

    With demonstrators standing outside his concert protesting his presence, R. Kelly summoned his passionate fans to carry him through what has been a difficult week. Interspersing references to God with his suggestive lyrics and salty language, Kelly stirred up a crowd inside the Greensboro Coliseum on Friday to buoy...
  • Three kids under age 7 found drinking vodka while mom is away

    Police in North Carolina found three children age 7 and younger drinking vodka while their mother was away from the home for at least seven hours, officials said. Tyeisha Coneisha Streater, 26, is charged with misdemeanor child abuse and contributing to the delinquency of a minor, Gastonia police told...
  • American Pastor sent back to jail in another country

    An American pastor who has been jailed in Turkey for a year and a half denied all charges against him in an emotional first day in court. Following an attempted coup in Turkey, Andrew Brunson, a 50-year-old evangelical pastor from North Carolina, was arrested as part of a sweeping...
  • Incest case dad, daughter and child dead in murder-suicide

    A US man in an incest case killed his biological daughter, their child, and the girl’s adopted father, before turning the gun on himself, say police. The murder-suicide by Steven Pladl spanned three states, according to authorities. North Carolina police began a search for Pladl after his mother called...
  • Why was he the only student out of 700 to walk out ???

    At 10 a.m. Wednesday, Justin Blackman got up from his desk and calmly walked out of Mr. Mendez’s Spanish class. When he got outside, he discovered he was the only one. Of the approximately 700 students at Wilson Preparatory Academy in Wilson, North Carolina, 16-year-old Justin was in a...
  • Woman makes bomb threat at school because she was upset

    Authorities say a North Carolina woman threatened to bomb her son’s school because she was upset that he was being punished. Alexander County Sheriff Chris Bowman tells WBTV-TV that 29-year-old Barbara Elizabeth Sherrill made threats about placing bombs at East Alexander Middle School. Sherrill’s son reportedly got into an altercation and...
  • Pastor sued by insurance company after pics show no chronic pain

    A North Carolina pastor who claims she’s suffering from a chronic pain condition is being sued by her insurer after she was spotted in photos playing Skee-Ball and gleefully going down an inflatable slide. Cynthia McCullough, of Charlotte, told her insurer that she could not bathe or dress due...