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Teenager arrested after break-in at middle school in New Bern

According to New Bern Police, a teenager was arrested Sunday after breaking into Grover C. Fields Middle School.   

Cleanup begins following successful airshow

Following three days of high flying stunts and aerobatics, the 2016 Marine Corp Air Station Cherry Point airshow has come to a close.

Delays expected during Duplin County bridge construction

The Department of Transportation will intermittently close the north and southbound lanes of N.C. 11 bridge in Kenansville starting Monday.

Pitt County courthouse security upgrades cause traffic flow changes

Security updates for the Pitt County courthouse will begin Monday, May 2.

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Suspects still at large after 60 year old woman is killed on her birthday

The Greene County Sheriff's Office is still on the search for two men that killed a 60 year old woman on her birthday.

Craven Co. Schools Superintendent headed to Wilson County

The Craven County School Board is looking for a new superintendent to lead the school district.

Cherry Point Commanding Officer addresses air show traffic

The Cherry Point Commanding Officer, Colonel Chris Pappas III, released a statement today regarding Saturday's traffic going to the MCAS Cherry Point air show.

Cherry Point Air show comes to an end

Eastern North Carolina has been a hot spot this weekend for aircraft enthusiasts as they poured into this year's Cherry Point air show in Havelock.

'Resurrection Tent' set up to watch closed Belhaven hospital

The fight to re-open a small-town hospital in Belhaven continues with supporters keeping watch over the building, which they fear will be demolished.

NC GOP Chairman, Hasan Harnett, removed from office

The North Carolina Republican Party has removed its first black chairman from office after its activists agreed that he violated party rules based on…

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Nation/World News

Prince's half-brother: I would release the music

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Prince's half-brother Alfred Jackson stands to inherit part of Prince's vast estate, but he wants the public to benefit from it, too.


Seattle May Day protests marred by violence

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May Day protests in Seattle turned violent on Sunday, as protesters lit fireworks and threw rocks and Molotov cocktails at police, Seattle Police said.

After a peaceful march was held earlier in the day, nine people were arrested and five officers we...


Teacher 'sickouts' close 94 Detroit schools

Detroit schools sickouts

Ninety-four out of 97 Detroit public schools are closed Monday because teachers called in sick, school district spokeswoman Michelle A. Zdrodowski said.

Over the weekend, teachers learned they would not get salaries for work performed in May and June...


Lawsuit says Starbucks' iced drinks have too much ice

Starbucks Iced Coffee

A Starbucks customer from Chicago has filed a $5 million lawsuit against the coffee chain, accusing it of using too much ice in its cold drinks.

The suit, filed by Stacy Pincus, claims that while Starbucks advertises its cold drinks by fluid ounce, t...


Prince's estate: Family heads to court

Prince in Under the Cherry Moon

You know that vault Prince supposedly left behind in Paisley Park?