Photos of the Year: 2014 winners: General News: 2014POY_02_02

Second Place | General News Andrew Craft, The Fayetteville ObserverA woman tries to comfort Devontay Douglas\' mother, in pink, after Douglas\' first appearance hearing, in which he was charged with first-degree murder and conspiracy, Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at the Cumberland County Detention Center in Fayetteville, N.C. He is accused of killing Joseph Braxton III, 16, on Sept. 27.

Second Place | General News

Andrew Craft, The Fayetteville Observer

A woman tries to comfort Devontay Douglas\' mother, in pink, after Douglas\' first appearance hearing, in which he was charged with first-degree murder and conspiracy, Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at the Cumberland County Detention Center in Fayetteville, N.C. He is accused of killing Joseph Braxton III, 16, on Sept. 27.