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WSOC-TV via AP
May 10, 2019 - 11:49 am
A man charged with bludgeoning and strangling to death a Hollywood television director more than three decades ago was arrested Thursday in North Carolina after police said DNA and a confession linked him to the crime.
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John Simmons/The Charlotte Observer via AP
April 30, 2019 - 11:02 pm
A man armed with a pistol opened fire on students in a classroom building at a North Carolina university during the last day of classes Tuesday, killing two people and wounding four, police said. Officers who had gathered ahead of a campus concert raced over and disarmed the suspect.
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AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File
April 05, 2019 - 3:30 pm
Former Rep. Anthony Weiner was ordered Friday to register as a sex offender as he nears the end of a 21-month prison sentence for having illicit online contact with a 15-year-old girl.
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(AP Photo/Tom Foreman Jr.)
March 12, 2019 - 9:52 am
A North Carolina city removed a Confederate statue Tuesday from the grounds of an old courthouse, drawing applause from onlookers for the rare move in a state where such monuments are largely protected by law.
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Bear
Dreamstime.com
February 14, 2019 - 2:03 pm
Drivers were startled to see a hungry bear that got stuck in the back of garbage truck and took a ride across a stretch of eastern North Carolina.
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(AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
January 15, 2019 - 11:37 am
The last remnants of a Confederate statue were removed from North Carolina's flagship public university early Tuesday at the request of UNC-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol Folt, who also announced her resignation in a move that increases pressure on the system's board of governors to give up on plans...
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December 10, 2018 - 9:55 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A lingering storm kept dumping immobilizing snow, sleet or freezing rain across five southern states, leaving dangerously icy roads and hundreds of thousands of people without electricity. Authorities urged people to stay home Monday in areas where driving was dangerous...
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October 12, 2018 - 9:37 am
By JAY REEVES and BRENDAN FARRINGTON, Associated Press PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Linda Marquardt rode out Hurricane Michael with her husband at their home in Mexico Beach. When their house filled with surging ocean water, they fled upstairs. Now their home is full of mud and everywhere they look...
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dreamstime
October 04, 2018 - 12:09 pm
A North Carolina family returned from a three-day trip to find their car parked at the airport had been possessed by a colony of ants.
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Hurricane Florence Aftermath
Ken Blevins /The Star-News via AP
September 29, 2018 - 10:10 am
The House on Wednesday overwhelmingly passed legislation that would provide $1.7 billion to help residents of the Carolinas and elsewhere recover from recent natural disasters.
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