Posted: 1:15 PM The Chatham County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Thursday that 57-year-old Barbara Jean Saylor of Kirkland, Wash., was charged with trespassing and misdemeanor stalking.
Updated: 8:24 PM Authorities say a gunman holding four firefighters in suburban Atlanta has been shot dead by SWAT members and that all the hostages are slightly injured but should be OK.
Updated: 5:44 PM Harvey Pridgen of Nashville will also have to serve a year of supervised release that includes six months of home confinement with electronic monitoring and pay a $300,000 fine.
Updated: 4:29 PM A Superior Court judge on Tuesday signed a consent judgment against the Ash Street Recreation Center in Spring Hope, a business licensed to serve alcohol in Nash County.
Posted: 11:08 AM Religious leaders of several faiths are opposing the repeal of a North Carolina law allowing death row inmates to have their sentences reduced to life in prison if they can prove racial prejudice played a part in their trials.
Updated: 11:53 AM Two pivotal senators have announced a bipartisan deal on expanding background checks to more gun buyers. The agreement could build support for President Barack Obama's drive to curb firearms violence.
Posted: 8:23 AM Authorities say a dying Smithfield man told a detective that he killed a man who he claimed got him addicted to crack cocaine.
Updated: 8:56 AM Police said they had to chase a suspect through a local apartment complex before arresting him.
Posted: 10:15 PM North Carolina's attorney general says 122 murders in 2012 were the result of domestic violence, a 15 percent increase from the year before.
Updated: 1:42 PM Alex Carr is still in jail, charged with felony elude arrest, going 15 m.p.h. over the speed limit and driving with a revoked license.
Updated: 4:42 PM More than a dozen people were wounded in the Tuesday attack on the Lone Star Community College System's campus in Cypress.
Updated: 10:08 AM Mario Andretti McNeill maintained his innocence Tuesday morning, after prosecutors offered him a deal to avoid the death penalty and plead guilty.
Updated: 4:23 PM Police say a Greenville man threatened another with a knife, all for a pack of cigarettes.
Updated: 7:16 AM A local man charged with statutory rape is due in court Tuesday morning.