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Durham officials respond to police department recommendations

Durham, N.C. — Efforts to improve racial sensitivity within the Durham Police Department, enhance communication and transparency between officers and citizens and make minor marijuana arrests a low priority took a few steps forward this week after city ... [Published WRAL - 1 hour ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Mother worries about missing Bragg soldier

Fayetteville, N.C. — The Army considers a Fort Bragg soldier who has been missing for seven weeks to be AWOL, but the soldier's mother fears something has happened to her daughter.Pvt. Juliet Striped Wolf is a military intelligence soldier in the 92nd ... [Published WRAL - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Woman's shooting death hasn't been ruled a suicide

Wake County sheriff's investigators are taking a second look at a fatal shooting initially thought to be a suicide.According to search warrants, deputies responded Sunday night to a shooting at 6017 Briarwood Drive in Raleigh, where they found Tanya Strickland, ... [Published WRAL - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

MacDonald continues appeals in 'Fatal Vision' killings

WILMINGTON, N.C. — A month after a federal judge denied a motion for a new trial for Jeffrey MacDonald, the Army surgeon who was convicted of killing his pregnant wife and two daughters at their Fort Bragg home in 1970, MacDonald on Thursday filed ... [Published WRAL - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Part of Garner under boil-water advisory

Garner, N.C. — Residents and businesses near Vandora Springs Road and Timber Drive in Garner are being advised to boil water following a water main break Thursday afternoon.The City of Raleigh said repairs to the pipe were expected to be completed by ... [Published WRAL - 4 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Bus safety among top concerns as school year begins

Raleigh, N.C. — Kassie McCollum is getting ready to send her nephew back to Daniels Middle School, and she's thinking about bus safety - especially the danger from drivers passing stopped school buses.“They know children will be getting off the bus, and ... [Published WRAL - 4 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

911 call: Man kidnapped sleeping Raleigh girl from bedroom

Raleigh, N.C. — A 6-year-old girl told her mother that a man broke into her bedroom in north Raleigh while she slept, took her and then later returned after he tried to take off her underwear, according to a 911 call released Thursday afternoon.Investigators ... [Published WRAL - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Raleigh hires three assistant city managers

By Raleigh, N.C. — The city has hired three new assistant city managers.City Manager Ruffin Hall has been working to reorganize the hierarchy of city staffing since he was hired last fall. Assistant City Manager Dan Howe is retiring this month after almost ... [Published WRAL - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

First a ram, now a peacock found wandering in Durham

More on thisThe Durham County Sheriff’s Office has captured a rogue peacock.The agency posted a picture of the colorful bird on its Facebook page Thursday, saying deputies are trying to find the owner.“Peacocks are the new Bubba,” deputies quipped in ... [Published WRAL - 5 hours ago]
Entities: Owner, Protection
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

One killed, one wounded in downtown Raleigh shooting

Raleigh, N.C. — A man was killed another was wounded early Wednesday in a shooting near the Red Hat Amphitheater in downtown Raleigh.Officers responded to the 400 block of West South Street shortly before 5 a.m., where they found the two men who were ... [Published WRAL - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Compromise coal ash bill passes House

More on thisBy The state House is debating today a bills members are calling a "first in the nation" bill that manages the removal of coal ash from 33 unlined pits throughout the state, despite objections from some environmental groups that it leaves ... [Published WRAL - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Girl reunited with her family after leaving Wilson's Mills home

Smithfield, N.C. — A child who wondered away from her home early Wednesday has been found safe and returned to her family, Wilson's Mills police said.The child was found walking on Swift Creek Road in Wilson's Mills at about 5:45 a.m. She was reunited ... [Published WRAL - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: Police

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"I've heard absolutely nothing, which is very unusual for her" Janel Striped Wolf said Thursday in a telephone interview from her Arizona home
"She told him to not mess with her underwear and to take her back inside. She was tired" the mother said in the call
...Many families are just one paycheck away from being homeless," Durham Rescue Mission co-founder Ernie Mills said. "Our goal, as always, is to provide children with the tools they need to get excited about going back to school, all of which is possible because of our generous sponsors and tireless volunteers."
...cited the number of important bills, including medical malpractice reform and veto overrides, that had some Democratic votes as well as Republican. "It took a lot of work, and we would not have made that progress if we hadn't had support from both sides of the aisle."

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Durham officials respond to police department r... [Published WRAL - 1 hour ago]
Woman's shooting death hasn't been ruled a suicide [Published WRAL - 3 hours ago]
MacDonald continues appeals in 'Fatal Vision' k... [Published WRAL - 3 hours ago]
Mother worries about missing Bragg soldier [Published WRAL - 3 hours ago]
Part of Garner under boil-water advisory [Published WRAL - 4 hours ago]
Bus safety among top concerns as school year be... [Published WRAL - 4 hours ago]
Raleigh hires three assistant city managers [Published WRAL - 5 hours ago]
911 call: Man kidnapped sleeping Raleigh girl f... [Published WRAL - 5 hours ago]
First a ram, now a peacock found wandering in D... [Published WRAL - 5 hours ago]
Assault charge dropped against former Hope Mill... [Published WRAL - 6 hours ago]
Dozens of new forgery charges filed against for... [Published WRAL - 7 hours ago]
Two UNC dorm rooms burglarized [Published WRAL - 7 hours ago]
NC Zoo adding new polar bear this fall [Published WRAL - 7 hours ago]
Suspect arrested in Cumberland meth lab bust [Published WRAL - 7 hours ago]
Special Ops failed to find hostages [Published WRAL - 8 hours ago]
Heat index hits 100 degrees today, Friday [Published WRAL - 9 hours ago]
Goldsboro teen's murder still unsolved 20 years... [Published WRAL - 9 hours ago]
New York man killed in Halifax County shooting [Published WRAL - 10 hours ago]
Husband, wife convicted in grisly Raleigh murde... [Published WRAL - 11 hours ago]
Judge rules NC school voucher program unconstit... [Published WRAL - 11 hours ago]
Durham nonprofit hosts back-to-school party, ba... [Published WRAL - 15 hours ago]
Police: Two Raleigh businesses robbed early Thu... [Published WRAL - 16 hours ago]
Storm knocks out power to most of Garner [Published WRAL - 22 hours ago]
Shooting, standoff in Fayetteville [Published WRAL - 22 hours ago]
Tillis looks back on speakership [Published WRAL - 23 hours ago]
Looking for a new truck and a gun? Head to Lumb... [Published WRAL - 23 hours ago]
Sleeping 6-year-old girl kidnapped, then return... [Published WRAL - Aug 21 2014]
Millbrook High School band director suspended a... [Published WRAL - Aug 21 2014]
Common Core curriculum begins third year in NC ... [Published WRAL - Aug 20 2014]
Pikeville couple wanted for child abuse [Published WRAL - Aug 20 2014]
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