{FD} Navy veteran charged in Ashanti Billie death

Federal officials said Wednesday that a Navy veteran has been charged with kidnapping in connection with the death of Ashanti Billie, whose body was found behind a North Carolina church in September.

{FD} UNC cop posed as mechanic to infiltrate Silent Sam protesters, group says

Activists in North Carolina are outraged after they identified a UNC-Chapel Hill campus police officer who went undercover in an attempt to surveil the protesters who were gathering regularly near the “Silent Sam” Confederate statue.

{FD} Student yells ‘Hail Satan,’ tries to bomb UNC’s famous Davie Poplar tree, professor gets severe burns

A former University of North Carolina student who reportedly stripped down, yelled "Hail Satan!" and tried to blow up the college's "Tree of Knowledge" on Thursday, ended up instead burning a professor who tried extinguishing the flames, cops said.

{FD} Aspiring pastor stabs wife 123 times, says cough syrup made him do it, police say

Matthew James Phelps, 28, of Raleigh, NC, claimed he killed his wife in a cough syrup-induced stupor, and an autopsy report determined the woman had 123 stab and cut wounds on her body.