DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government is investigating complaints that the brakes can fail on Ford's F-150 pickup truck, one of the most popular vehicles in the nation.

CATAWBA COUNTY, N.C. — A man in Catawba County is accused of exposing himself repeatedly near a bus stop.

You might have coworkers who arrived with their hair looking a bit unkempt, or maybe they brought their toothbrush to work today.

OK—exhale—The news of the afternoon is that the Boone water system tested clean, and apparently did not suffer bacteriological contamination with yesterday’s huge flood of treated city water flowing from the Town of Boone system.

Dawn today brings about not only early voting, but the dawn of a number of new rules for voting, including the showing of a photo ID in order to vote.

A woman died Wednesday night and a man was hospitalized after a shooting at a McDonald’s in Hickory, police said.

High Country Crime Stoppers and the Watauga County Sheriff's Office seek the public’s assistance in solving break-ins at a county park.

Appalachian District Health Department is working with restaurants, childcare facilities, and other healthcare facilities to provide guidance regarding the boil water notice issued as a precautionary measure by the Town of Boone today, March 3, 2016.

The Lenoir Police Department announced on Tuesday that its Officers are now carrying the opiate antagonist, Naloxone, at all times when on-duty.

The town has issued a 'boil water' bulletin due to the water break. The town release says;

One person has died Wednesday after a shooting at a Hickory McDonald’s along Highway 321 and Second Avenue.