The NFL has suspended Vontaze Burfict a linebacker for the Oakland Raiders without pay for the rest of the season. The suspension also includes postseason games for repeated violations of the unnecessary roughness rules. The NFL made the announcement on Monday just one day after Burfict’s ejection for his helmet to helmet hit on Indianapolis […]

A Facebook post from the organizers of the FlatRock 50K trail race at Elk City Lake Park race posted that 33-year-old Thomas Stanley a father of three died Saturday afternoon while running in the race. The post said he was struck by lightning just as he was approaching the finish line. The organization [posted a quote […]

The Hillsborough community came together Saturday afternoon for the March Against White Supremacy. Hundreds of people gathered at the Old Slave Cemetery ready to march and make a statement. City officials were not exactly what size the crowd  would be, it was estimated that about 700 people began the walk from the Cemetery to the Courthouse. The […]

Coco Gauff lost in a tough third round battle against the defending U.S. Open Champion Naomi Osakaa. The talented Gauff could not  match her amazing Wimbledon run.  The victory for Naomi Osaka’s means she will advance in her mission to defend her U.S. Open title. After the match Osaka gave Gauff a big hug and […]

According to Texas police five people were killed and 21 injured in random shootings by a motorist in the area of Odessa, Texas. The shooting took place Saturday. Odessa police Chief Michael Gerke said at a news conference that of the 21 injured people three were law enforcement officers including a state trooper. Gerke said  “What […]

Hurricane Dorian is quickly growing in strength. According to the National Hurricane Center the hurricane became a Category 3 storm on Friday as it continued to grow in the Atlantic Ocean on a path to the southeastern United States early next week. The center said the storm sustained maximum winds at 115 mph Friday afternoon pushing […]

According to a Facebook post made by Campbell University 18-year-old Campbell University student Willard McKiver was arrested Thursday afternoon for communicating threats. McKiver is being held on a $250,000 bond and is charged with communicating a threat of mass violence on educational property. Arrest records show McKiver’s home address in Durham. According to an arrest […]

According to police 19-year-old Marlene Yamileth Portillo-Posada’s body was found in the woods in Chatham County in the 6400 block of N.C. 751 on August 25th. Durham police investigators are asking the public for help in finding a 18-year-old man accused of killing her. Police say she was killed in Durham at an apartment complex in […]

Fayetteville police said in a written statement  that 29-year-old Steven Michael Dunning has been charged with secret peeping and has been booked in connection with the crime. Tuesday at 11:00 p.m. police were called to the 1700 block of Ft. Bragg Road after a man who has a 2-year-old daughter who lives in the home […]

Saturday a ST. LOUIS, Missouri man made a shocking discovery inside the freezer of his mother’s apartment. Adam Smith said he recently moved into his mother’s apartment to help her after she was diagnosed with cancer. Smith’s mother passed away last week and he started going through her belongings. When he inspected  the freezer he […]