Police were in southeast Raleigh early Thursday to investigate a fatal shooting.
Prison officials are hoping the budget making its way through the General Assembly will raise salaries for correctional officers and aid in their recruitment - particularly in the state's toughest and most rural prisons.
A seventh person was bitten by a shark off the coast of North Carolina Wednesday afternoon.
While seven people have been bitten by sharks off the North Carolina coast in the past month, an expert says people are increasingly likely to encounter a shark in the state's sounds.
A man died late Wednesday in a motorcycle crash in Hillsborough, authorities said.
Local news courtesy of WRAL.