The primary is currently scheduled for Sept. 6, a Thursday, and the final day of the Democratic National Convention in North Carolina.
Hurricane Irene made landfall at Cape Lookout this morning bringing winds of 80 to 100 mph to the outer banks of North Carolina. Some gusts offshore have peaked over 110 mph. The storm continues to weaken with each update from the National Hurricane Center as it slowly drifts and spins inland across eastern NC. Further Weakening is likely but with a surface air pressure still at 953 mb…it is still a powerful storm with a large expansive wind field. This sort of air pressure is more typical of a category 2 hurricane.
The body of a missing Connecticut man has been found in Portsmouth, N.H on Friday.
A couple suspected in a nationwide crime spree is behind bars. Braintree police arrested 36-year-old George Demetro and 42-year-old Dina Miller this week after they allegedly attempted to rob a local couple.
A North Carolina couple was arrested Thursday in Braintree with a truck full of $60,000 cash, jewelry, rare coins and other items believed to have been stolen from homes across the country.
A federal agency says it didn’t order police in North Carolina to seal a report about a teen who died after stowing away in the wheel well of a jet flying from Charlotte to Boston.
The investigation of how a North Carolina teenager got into a wheel well of a flight to Boston is complete, and the airport where the flight started is making changes.
Sources tell the i-Team the North Carolina investigation into the death of 16-year-old Delvonte Tisdale is complete but that the city manager in Charlotte wants the report to remain confidential. At the same time, there’s a call for a review of airport security across the country by a local Congressman.
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Staff Sergeant Jason Pool, 51, of the 101st Field Artillery Unit out of Fall River died in North Carolina, according to Fall River’s mayor.