2020 is going to be a little longer than usual. A Pitt County man in his 40's is technically about to celebrate his 12th birthday.
District Attorney Scott Thomas says Stanley Sears, 46, from Pinetops plead guilty to Hurricane Florence related fraud scams and has begun paying restitution to some of his victims.
The early voting period ends on Saturday for the 2020 primary.
The numbers from the coronavirus outbreak seem daunting, with more than 82,000 confirmed cases and a death toll topping 2,800.
“If I have to make a choice, I will keep my hands clean, I will use hand sanitizer, I will wash my hands with soap and water," a WHO official said.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reinstated a block on the administration’s policy of forcing migrants seeking asylum to wait in Mexico while the cases play out.
Officer Nathaniel Hendren shot Officer Katlyn Alix, 24, in the chest while the two were playing a game with a revolver at his home last year.
The country music icon donned a Lions football jersey to honor running back Barry Sanders, but some thought he was endorsing a certain democratic socialist running for president.
Joshua Vallow, 7, and Tylee Ryan, 17, were last seen in September, according to police. Their mother has been arrested and charged with desertion.