Through Thursday, 617,688 people had passed through the gates at the NC State Fair, compared with 624,956 last year, a decline of about 1 percent. The numbers are down despite a strong start this year. In each of the first three days of the fair, ...
Two students are dead after one of them opened fire Friday morning in the Marysville-Pilchuck High School cafeteria before turning the gun on himself, according to law-enforcement sources.
Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a university student who disappeared last month, authorities said Friday, ending a search by thousands that took weeks and left the campus and community on edge.