A North Carolina “swamp park” has posted a video explaining how alligators survive in a frozen pond and it’s both creepy and bizarre. The cold-blooded devils essentially allow themselves to be frozen in place, with their noses just above the surface, according to a video posted on Facebook by Shallotte River Swamp Park.
A Fayetteville police team was live on Facebook as it rescued a woman and child from a car trapped on flooded Robeson Street in Fayetteville, NC after heavy rains from Hurricane Matthew hit Cumberland County.
The Atlantic Ocean is eroding parts of North Topsail Beach by about five feet per year. The town of 800 residents is running out of cash and solutions in its efforts to protect its north shore. Whose job is to save this popular North Carolina tourist destination?
Protesters who have organized in uptown Charlotte over the past few days to demand justice and an end to police shootings left a physical mark on the city by breaking out business windows. The Charlotte Art League responded to Hyatt House's call Sunday for help to make the plywood boards covering the hotel's broken windows look beautiful on Charlotte's Trade Street.
The Durham Rescue Mission hosted its annual back-to-school event Wednesday, giving away more than 5,000 backpacks with school supplies for needy children, along with hot dogs, groceries, clothes, and a variety of toys.
The German U-boats stationed off the coast of the North Carolina during World War II were extremely successful in early 1942. The unique, offshore environment gave them a distinct advantage and they were able to wreak havoc on the merchant ships that travelled along the busy shipping lanes off of the Outer Banks. The area soon became known as Torpedo Junction because of the hundreds of ships that were sunk there.
Kaleb Lyda, a transgender male from Concord, won a prestigious Morehead-Cain scholarship to UNC Chapel Hill this fall. But his plans to live in a dorm with a male roommate were threatened when North Carolina legislators passed House Bill 2.
What does it feel like to make the Olympic team and represent America in Rio? Cammile Adams, Kathleen Baker, Anthony Ervin, Jimmy Feigen, Ryan Lochte and Katie Meili share their thoughts about traveling to Rio to compete for Team USA. All six train with the non-profit organization SwimMAC Carolina in Charlotte.
Camilla Jean Woodard, age 80, of Wilson, N.C. received her high school diploma from Wilson Community College in May 2016. Woodard dropped out of high school after the completion of her 11th year to join her husband working on the family farm. After raising three children and retiring, Woodard started attending community college to complete her high school requirements.
Body camera footage from an officer-involved shooting in 2014 was thrust into North Carolina's debate about the devices when the city of Greensboro opted to release this video. The video, which shows Officer Tim Bloch shooting and killing a woman, Chieu Di Thi Vo, armed with a knife, shows how body camera footage can be central to the public debate about whether officers acted appropriately. WARNING: The following video contains graphic content.