Local Crime

Vigil for Family Members Killed in Restaurant Tragedy

An emotional evening as hundreds gathered to remember the victims of a restaurant tragedy in Gaston County. Police say a man drove an SUV into the Surf & Turf Lodge in Bessemer City Sunday, hitting members of his own family.

Toxic Cloud Caused By Hawaii Volcano Lava Emerges Over Ocean

White plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass billowed into the sky over Hawaii as molten rock from Kilauea volcano poured into the ocean, creating yet another hazard from an eruption that began more than two weeks ago: A toxic steam cloud.

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