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Police: Raleigh mom left kids alone, didn't pick up boy at bus stop

Sarai Flores Lechuga, kids home aloneA Raleigh woman who school officials say never picked up a kindergartner at a school bus stop Tuesday afternoon has been charged with child abuse after police found four other children left alone at home.

NC principal vows to 'break this cycle' after 60% of teachers leave in one year

West Edgecombe Middle School Principal Claude ArcherWhen Claude Archer became principal of West Edgecombe Middle School last year, he knew the job would be a challenge. The school was struggling. It had low test scores, high poverty rates and student discipline problems that had plagued principals before him. But that wasn't all.

Students report armed robbery at NCCU dorm room

N.C. Central University sign, NCCUPolice are investigating an armed robbery that occurred early Wednesday morning at a North Carolina Central University dorm.

Ramp revamp to limit Gorman Street access off I-40 East

RAW: Crews reopen I-40 East in Fortify zoneDrivers who frequent the Fortify zone in south Raleigh will notice a big change Thursday night through the weekend on Interstate 40 East.

Pence to focus on manufacturing jobs in NC stop

Mike Pence in RaleighRepublican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence wants to discuss North Carolina's economy, so he's visiting two plants in the state on Wednesday.

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