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A South Carolina woman is being treated for injuries after being attacked by an alligator in her neighborhood.

A button that experts believe was from Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee’s dress coat and a strand of hair from his horse are among the items found inside a time capsule discovered at the base of a Confederate monument, according to the State Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.

Crews removing the base of a Confederate monument in downtown Raleigh discovered a time capsule.

A 16-year-old boy was bitten by a shark off Cape Hatteras National Seashore on Thursday, according to a release from the National Park Service.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A Black Lives Matter mural painted on a North Carolina street was defaced by tire marks left from a burnout Friday, police said. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are reviewing traffic and surveillance cameras trying to figure out who defaced the Black Lives Matter mural painted in uptown Charlotte. 1271637306651348997 On Tuesday, the mural brought people […]

DURHAM, N.C. – A North Carolina girl has died after a fight with the coronavirus. Aurea Soto Morales, a second grader at Creekside Elementary School, died Monday after she was hospitalized at UNC Hospital for severe complications from the coronavirus. In a GoFundMe, which has raised more than $12,600, organizers said COVID-19 caused swelling in her brain. She later […]

GASTONIA, N.C. – A North Carolina police officer saved a child who was choking on food at a restaurant Thursday, according to a Facebook post from the department. Gastonia police Capt. Trent Conard was eating at an Olive Garden restaurant during his lunch break when he heard a woman shout, “She’s not breathing, my baby’s not breathing!” […]

WILSON, N.C. – A North Carolina sheriff’s office said a 2-month-old is in the hospital with a skull fracture after being stabbed in the head with a screwdriver during a fight between the baby’s parents. The Wilson County Sheriff’s Office said deputies were sent to a home early Wednesday after a 911 call indicated an infant […]

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Rock Hill police said a woman and her boyfriend were arrested and accused of killing the woman’s disabled daughter and hiding her body inside a dresser drawer. The child’s mother, 23-year-old Jackleen Mullen, and her boyfriend, 26-year-old Audrevious Williams, have been charged with homicide by child abuse or neglect. 1265629036551733249 Rock Hill […]

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper on Tuesday dismissed President Donald Trump’s tweets threatening to move the Republican National Convention from Charlotte. “I’m not surprised by anything I see on Twitter,” Cooper said. “It’s OK for political conventions to be political, but pandemic response cannot be.” According to WSOC-TV, the governor said state health officials […]