Abortion rights activists proclaimed victory for Irish women Saturday as referendum results indicated voters in largely Roman Catholic Ireland overwhelmingly backed repealing a 1983 constitutional ban on abortions.
Ashley Taylor greets her kindergarten students, her "littles," at Keene Elementary with love every day. But they also greet each other with a handshake and a smile. It's Taylor's way of bringing good old fashioned manners back, she says.
An off-duty Iredell County sheriff's deputy was bowling when his pistol accidentally discharged at George Pappas' Victory Lanes in Mooresville, grazing a child with shrapnel, the sheriff's office said.
Cousin recalls man who died after falling 19 floors from construction elevator in uptown Charlotte, at the Legacy Union office tower under construction on South Tryon Street, being developed by Lincoln Harris..
Brazilian grandparents, Carlos and Jemima Guimaraes, were found guilty of international kidnapping in Houston, Texas, federal court after prosecutors said they helped their daughter Marcelle get a job in Brazil and signed her son Nico up for school despite the fact that they were supposed to return to the U.S., where the father, Christopher Brann, shares custody.
A Connecticut man has been acquitted of sexual assault charges days after he pulled down his pants and exposed himself at his New Haven trial. Desmond James' lawyer says it was “the only option” to helping prove his client’s innocence.