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Dozens of flights at RDU are already canceled ahead of a major snowstorm that will hit the Northeast Monday. Dozens of flights at RDU are already canceled ahead of a major snowstorm that will hit the Northeast Monday.

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Travelers headed to the Northeast from Raleigh-Durham International Airport can expect delays and cancellations Monday as a major snowstorm churns toward that region. More>>

2 men facing additional charges in Fayetteville rape

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Two men charged with raping and kidnapping a Fayetteville woman in December are now facing additional charges in connection with the attack. More>>

Small drone crashes at White House complex, origin unclear

Authorities search for a "device" at the White House Monday morning. Authorities search for a "device" at the White House Monday morning.
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The U.S. Secret Service says a small drone crashed overnight at the White House complex while the president was in India. More>>

Auschwitz survivor Gena Turgel walked out of gas chamber alive

Auschwitz survivor Gena Turgel. Photo courtesy: NBC News. Auschwitz survivor Gena Turgel. Photo courtesy: NBC News.
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Of all the stories of survival from the Auschwitz concentration camp, Gena Turgel's is one of the most astonishing. More>>

Snow expected in North Carolina mountains

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Snow is expected in the higher elevations of some of the North Carolina mountains. More>>

Dr. Campbell: Heart disease in America today Video included

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February will be here in a week, and during February, the American Heart Association asks us all to pause and recognize the importance of cardiovascular health. More>>

'Crippling' blizzard to bomb Northeast Video included

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The New York City area was placed under a 35-hour blizzard warning beginning Monday afternoon, with more than 2 feet of snow expected to create "paralyzing, crippling" conditions, forecasters said Sunday. More>>

Wake Forest on edge after another child approached Video included

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Wake Forest parents are sounding the alarm to be careful Sunday after another incident of strangers approaching a child Sunday morning. More>>

Fayetteville Vet Center moves, offers expanded services

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The Fayetteville Vet Center has moved to a new location where it will offer expanded counseling services. More>>

4 displaced in Four Oaks mobile home fire

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A mobile home in Four Oaks was destroyed in a fire Saturday night and four people who lived there were displaced, Johnston County officials said. More>>

Airlines brace for storm to hit Northeast Video included

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Airlines are preparing to shut down operations along the East Coast as a major snowstorm packing up to three feet of snow barrels down on the region. More>>

Some NC homeowners getting 'consent to rate' letters

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North Carolina homeowners are being told to pay higher insurance premiums or risk losing their coverage. More>>

Group seeks to keep Chapel Hill small Video included

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A group of Chapel Hill residents met Sunday to say they want the town to remain small. More>>

Police say man shot, killed in armed robbery attempt

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A man was shot and killed at a hotel early Sunday morning, Raleigh police said. More>>

Female vet shamed in parking lot plans touching response

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Mary Claire Caine was left an irate note after parking in a spot for veterans. More>>

Law could open more of Hatteras seashore to beach driving

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse is among the national landmarks threatened by rising sea levels, according to a report released by the Union of Concerned Scientists. (Union of Concerned Scientists) Cape Hatteras Lighthouse is among the national landmarks threatened by rising sea levels, according to a report released by the Union of Concerned Scientists. (Union of Concerned Scientists)
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A new federal law could open more of the beach to driving along the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, although the extent of any change remains unclear. More>>

Ga. couple missing after responding to Craigslist ad

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Elrey “Bud” Runion, 69, and June Runion, 66, have been missing since Thursday after responding to a Craigslist ad. More>>

Anti-bailout party wins big victory in Greece

Alexis Tsipras, leader of Greece's Syriza left-wing main opposition party waves to his supporters in Athens on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. Alexis Tsipras, leader of Greece's Syriza left-wing main opposition party waves to his supporters in Athens on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015.
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The anti-bailout Syriza party won a decisive victory in Greece's national elections on Sunday, according to projections by state-run TV's exit poll. More>>

NC Republicans could have "more normal" legislative agenda

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North Carolina politics have been turned upside down over the past four years since Republicans took over the General Assembly for the first time in 140 years. The GOP has willed its conservative bent on state government... More>>

NCSU student robbed, assaulted Sunday morning

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A North Carolina State University student told authorities that he was robbed and assaulted by three men on Hillsborough Street early Sunday morning. More>>

Microsoft shows off Windows 10 and 'HoloLens'

Microsoft on Wednesday took the wraps off a new version of Windows - and a new wearable 3D gadget it calls the HoloLens. More>>

Triangle Restaurant Week kicks off Monday

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It's going to be a great week for foodies across the Triangle as Triangle Restaurant Week officially kicks off Monday. More>>

7 Durham churches combine in commitment to health, wellness

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Seven Durham churches are joining in a campaign to promote healthy living in their congregations. More>>

Friends gather to honor Raleigh man hit, killed on motorcycle Video included

Friends gathered at MacGregor Draft House to remember friend, co-worker Thomas Anstey. Friends gathered at MacGregor Draft House to remember friend, co-worker Thomas Anstey.
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Friends gathered Saturday afternoon to remember a motorcyclist killed in a wreck this week in Raleigh. More>>

Hoke Co. family killed by impaired driver, Highway Patrol says Video included

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A mother, father, and their 17-year-old son were killed in a wreck Friday night in Hoke County when an impaired driver sped through a stop sign at an intersection and slammed into their vehicle, Lt. Jeff Gordon with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol said. More>>

Top GOP candidates gather in Iowa Video included

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The top GOP presidential contenders meet Saturday in Iowa. More>>

Tax season brings lot of questions about the Affordable Care Act Video included

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 The Affordable Care Act is prompting a lot of questions for tax preparers this year.  More>>

Rabid bat discovered in Fayetteville

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A rabid bat is found at a home in Fayetteville. More>>

Bomb threat against 2 planes at Atlanta's main airport

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Police were searching two planes at Atlanta's main airport after authorities received what they described as credible bomb threats. More>>

Pigeon shoot scheduled for Rockingham County canceled

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A Rockingham County property owner has canceled plans to host a shooting contest that would have made 8,000 pigeons the target of hunters. More>>

2 Raleigh officers dragged by suspect's vehicle

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Two officers with the Raleigh Police Department were dragged by a suspect's vehicle during an investigation Friday night. More>>

Squadron commander at Fort Bragg removed from position

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Officials at Fort Bragg say a squadron commander has been relieved of her position based on the investigation of a July death at Pope Field. More>>

Big splashes unlikely as NC lawmakers start 2015 session

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The General Assembly reconvenes Wednesday following a two-week hiatus from opening-day ceremonies to get down to passing legislation for the next two years. More>>

Sign featuring Confederate battle flag removed from roadside

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A Gaston County chapter of the Sons of Confederate Veterans has removed a sign featuring the Confederate battle flag from a roadside after determining it was in the highway's right of way. More>>

Expanded Blackbeard exhibit opens at museum in Beaufort

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A newly expanded exhibit about Blackbeard and his ship is opening at the North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort. More>>

3rd time in 6 months NC inmate exonerated by DNA evidence Video included

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For the third time in less than six months, a North Carolina inmate was exonerated by DNA evidence and freed after spending decades in prison for a wrongful murder conviction. More>>

Foundation, computer maker help military families go digital

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A foundation and a North Carolina-based computer maker are helping military families bridge the digital divide. More>>

Rabid raccoon found in North Raleigh

Residents who live in the area of Ray Road and Charterhouse Drive are asked to be on alert after the animal  was confirmed to have rabies Friday. Residents who live in the area of Ray Road and Charterhouse Drive are asked to be on alert after the animal was confirmed to have rabies Friday.
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A dead raccoon found in North Raleigh was confirmed to have rabies, county officials said. More>>

ABC11 anchor Stogner retiring, has ALS Video included

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ABC11 anchor Larry Stogner announced on the air Friday night that he is retiring, and told viewers he has ALS. More>>

Surprise! Raleigh man proposes on Meredith Vieira show

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A Raleigh man had a big surprise for his girlfriend on Friday's Meredith Vieira show. More>>

Do football players notice an under-inflated ball? Video included

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With Deflategate dominating the conversation across the sports world, WNCN wanted to know just how easy for a player to tell if a football is properly inflated. More>>

SBI trying to ID 2 in surveillance video

The individuals in the surveillance video were seen walking on Rabbit Bottom Road between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. The individuals in the surveillance video were seen walking on Rabbit Bottom Road between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
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The State Bureau of Investigation is asking for helping in identifying to individuals seen on surveillance video Thursday near the scene of a Warren County murder. More>>

Bill Cosby postpones appearance in Charlotte

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Cosby is postponing the performance scheduled for Feb. 22 in the Belk Theater.  More>>

Dare Co. officials ask attorney general to look into gas prices

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Dare County commissioners are asking the state attorney general's office to look into the cost of gasoline on the Outer Banks, where prices are surpassing the state average by 20 cents a gallon. More>>

Smithfield-Selma HS loses 2 students in Amtrak train accident Video included

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Smithfield-Selma High School is providing assistance to students after two classmates were hit and killed by an Amtrak train Thursday afternoon. More>>

14-year-old found with BB gun on elementary school campus

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Charlotte-Mecklenburg police have arrested a 14-year-old after officers received a call about an armed person on a school campus. More>>

Deputy finds $14K of heroin during traffic stop

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A Halifax County sheriff's deputy discovered 14 bricks of heroin during a traffic stop in Scotland Neck Thursday morning. More>>

Google Fiber may be on brink of coming to Triangle

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Google may be close to announcing that Google Fiber is coming to the Triangle. More>>

Anti-abortion protesters irate with NC's Ellmers

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Dozens of protesters visited the offices of Rep. Renee Ellmers on Thursday after the U.S. House of Representatives passed an abortion bill they felt did not go far enough. More>>

Changing how to buy paper, lab supplies saves NC money

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Gov. Pat McCrory says North Carolina government is on track to save more than $30 million over three years just because it's changed how it buys things like office paper and laboratory supplies. More>>

Sandberg to manage Durham Bulls

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Jared Sandberg takes over for Charlie Montoyo, who was promoted to third base coach of the Tampa Bay Rays in mid-December. More>>

Fans line up for Elton John tickets in Fayetteville Video included

Fans line up outside the Crown Complex Friday morning for Elton John tickets. Fans line up outside the Crown Complex Friday morning for Elton John tickets.
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Elton John and his band will return to Fayetteville when they play at the Crown Complex on Wednesday, March 11 as part of the “All The Hits” tour, it was announced last week. More>>

Judge Manning calls NC education data 'very disturbing' Video included

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Wake County Superior Court judge Howard Manning Jr. calls statewide education data "very disturbing." More>>

Power outage affecting portions of Wake Forest

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About 800 Wake Forest Power customers in the southwest portion of town are without power.
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Goldsboro teen missing since Tuesday found by police

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A 13-year-old girl who was last seen on Tuesday, Jan. 20 was located Friday morning, Goldsboro police said. More>>

Winter weather advisory posted for northern NC mountains

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A winter weather advisory is in effect for the northern mountains of North Carolina.The National Weather Service says a wintry mix is possible until late Saturday morning. More>>

Film focuses on human trafficking problem in US Video included

A screening of the human trafficking documentary “In Plain Sight” was screened at Mission Valley Cinema on Thursday. The film showcases what trafficking looks like in the U.S. A screening of the human trafficking documentary “In Plain Sight” was screened at Mission Valley Cinema on Thursday. The film showcases what trafficking looks like in the U.S.
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Human trafficking is a problem reported in developing countries around the world, but it is happening in the United States and even in North Carolina. More>>

Saudi state TV reports: King Abdullah has died at 90 Video included

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, the powerful U.S. ally who fought against al-Qaida and sought to modernize the ultraconservative Muslim kingdom, including by nudging open greater opportunities for women, has died. He was... More>>

2 teens hit, killed by train in Smithfield Video included

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A Johnston County spokesperson said the individuals were hit by an Amtrak train in the area of Shelter Way and Brightleaf Boulevard. More>>

2 former UNC athletes file lawsuit against UNC, NCAA Video included

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Two former student-athletes at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill filed a class-action lawsuit Thursday in an effort to ensure other student-athletes get a proper education. More>>

Family Dollar shareholders approve Dollar Tree takeover

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Dollar Tree first offered to buy Matthews, North Carolina-based Family Dollar in July for about $8.5 billion.
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Legendary Chapel Hill clothier Milton Julian dies at age 96

Milton Julian opened Milton's Clothing Cupboard on West Franklin Street in 1948. Milton Julian opened Milton's Clothing Cupboard on West Franklin Street in 1948.
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Milton Julian, whose clothing store was a Chapel Hill landmark for more than 40 years, has died at age 96. More>>

McCrory: New economic development strategy is in the works

Gov. Pat McCrory speaks at a news conference for the opening of the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina. Gov. Pat McCrory speaks at a news conference for the opening of the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina.
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Gov. Pat McCrory said he is working on a new economic development strategy for North Carolina, but it is too early to release details. More>>

List of NC Democratic Party chair candidates now at 6

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The number of people seeking to become the leader of the N.C. Democratic Party has grown just weeks before party activists meet to choose Chairman Randy Voller's successor. More>>

17-year-old runaway arrested in Greensboro on outstanding warrant

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A 17-year-old runaway who had been missing since November was arrested in Greensboro on an outstanding warrant. More>>

Couple arrested in 'horrific case of animal cruelty'

John Burrow was charged with felony cruelty to animals.  Kelsey Burrow faces a misdemeanor charge of accessory after the fact. John Burrow was charged with felony cruelty to animals. Kelsey Burrow faces a misdemeanor charge of accessory after the fact.
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Cumberland County authorities arrested a Fayetteville couple in what was called a “horrific case of animal cruelty.” More>>

Missing veteran found safe, reunited with family

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Police in Fayetteville say a man who went missing earlier this month after his family dropped him of at the VA Hospital has been located.

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NC senators tack offshore exploration amendment onto Keystone XL bill

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Sens. Tillis and Burr filed an amendment to the Keystone XL bill to advance offshore energy exploration along the Atlantic coast. More>>

US House votes to bar federal funds for abortion coverage

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The White House has already threatened to veto the measure if it passes the Senate. More>>

Durham man with history of assault charges arrested for kidnapping, strangulation

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U.S. marshals arrested a man Wednesday on a charge of kidnapping, as well as various assault charges. More>>

Arrest made in Raleigh sweepstakes parlor robbery

Ephraim D'Carus Smith was charged with one count of robbery with a dangerous weapon after police said he robbed the Good Luck Sweepstakes at 3308 Capital Blvd. Jan. 20. Ephraim D'Carus Smith was charged with one count of robbery with a dangerous weapon after police said he robbed the Good Luck Sweepstakes at 3308 Capital Blvd. Jan. 20.
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Raleigh police said a Crimestoppers tip helped lead the arrest of a 34-year-old man in connection with the robbery of a Capital Boulevard sweepstakes parlor. More>>

Jeff Gordon to retire as full-time driver after 2015 season

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Four-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon says he will retire as a full-time driver after 2015 season. More>>

Couple used stolen credit card at Wal-Mart, Clayton police say

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Clayton police are asking for help in identifying two people it said used a stolen credit card Nov. 28 at a Wal-Mart. More>>

NCDOT crews apply brine to western roads ahead of storm

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Work crews with the N.C. Department of Transportation have begun treating mountain roads in advance of a winter storm system that will bring snow, sleet and freezing rain to some areas. More>>

Government closer to goal of 9.1M enrolled under health law

The Obama administration is moving closer to its goal of 9.1 million people signed up for private coverage under the president's health care law. More>>

SPCA makes puppy thrown from car webcam star

SPCA of Wake County has set up a webcam for people to watch Scout, who was thrown from a moving car. SPCA of Wake County has set up a webcam for people to watch Scout, who was thrown from a moving car.
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The SPCA of Wake County has set up a webcam for people to watch 5-week-old Scout, a puppy who was thrown from a moving car. More>>

FBI involved in hunt for Clayton teen murder suspect

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On Thursday, a federal warrant for unlawful flight to avoid prosecution was issued for 17-year-old Cortaz Quemel Lucas, Jr., who is wanted for the murder of Robert Lee Horton in his Clayton home. More>>

State Sen. Earline Parmon to resign next week

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A Winston-Salem Democrat will resign from the North Carolina Senate next week and become an aide in the office of new U.S. Rep. Alma Adams. More>>

Driver in fatal, high-speed crash charged with 2nd degree murder Video included

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A Raleigh woman now faces a murder charge in the death of a motorcyclist police say she slammed in to Monday going 115 mph. More>>

NC reports 15 more flu deaths

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North Carolina health officials reported 15 new deaths associated with the flu from Jan. 11 to Jan. 17. More>>

Raleigh woman 4th student found dead at App State

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Appalachian State University identified a student from Raleigh that was found dead in her dorm room on Monday, according to the Winston-Salem Journal. She was the fourth ASU student to die this school year. More>>

Missing 87-year-old Kinston woman found dead

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An 87-year-old Kinston woman was found dead Thursday morning after she was reported missing Wednesday night. More>>

Suspect identified in death of man found in Durham pond

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Police are searching for a man wanted in the murder of a person whose body was found wrapped in a blanket in floating in a pond in Durham. More>>

Unclaimed Carolina Cash 5 ticket worth more than $173,000

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A modest windfall awaits whoever is holding a winning Carolina Cash 5 ticket. More>>

Pentagon pairs with Duke to build solar farm at Camp Lejeune

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The Pentagon is pairing with Duke Energy to build an 80-acre solar farm at Camp Lejeune, a sprawling U.S. Marine Corps base along the North Carolina coast. More>>

Police: Woman says aliens told her to break into Carowinds

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Police say a couple broke into a theme park that was closed for the offseason near the South Carolina-North Carolina line, and the woman told investigators that God and aliens directed her there. More>>

Wife charged with killing husband in western NC

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A Transylvania County woman has been charged with killing her husband during an argument last month. More>>

Cumberland Co. man found safe

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Cumberland County authorities said that a man who was the subject of a Silver Alert Thursday morning has been found safe. More>>

Zebulon man accused of mortgage scam

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A Zebulon mortgage broker is accused of failing to refinance home loans and pocketing thousands of dollars in fees, the Attorney General's Office said Thursday. More>>

NC Court of Appeals hears teacher tenure argument Video included

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The North Carolina Court of Appeals heard arguments Thursday that could decide the fate of teacher tenure in the state. More>>

Durham police ID 3 bodies found in 2 days Video included

Police in Durham are investigating a suspicious death after a man's body was found inside a home in the Colony Hill neighborhood. Police in Durham are investigating a suspicious death after a man's body was found inside a home in the Colony Hill neighborhood.
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Durham police identified three people found dead over the course of two days. More>>

Former Durham ADA charged with DWI

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Former Durham County Assistant District Attorney Freda Black was arrested and charged with DWI Tuesday night in Orange County. More>>

Abortion opponents push new bills in state legislatures Video included

Buoyed by conservative gains in the November election, foes of abortion are mobilizing on behalf of bills in several state legislatures that would further curtail women's access to the procedure. More>>

Wake school board hoping $810 million bond is enough for new schools Video included

Right now, no extra money is needed but to continue building new schools like Abbott's Creek Elementary, they need faster access to the funds. Right now, no extra money is needed but to continue building new schools like Abbott's Creek Elementary, they need faster access to the funds.
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Some Wake County School Board members are concerned that they could run out of money before all 16 new schools and six existing schools are built and renovated. More>>

AP source: FBI completes federal probe of Ferguson shooting

The FBI has completed its investigation into the police shooting of an unarmed, black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, a U.S. official said Wednesday. More>>

Video shows man shot by New Jersey police raising his hands

With the dashboard camera in their cruiser rolling, police pulled a Jaguar over for running a stop sign on a dark night. But things suddenly turned tense when one of the officers warned his partner that he could see a gun... More>>

Idea slowed to shift NC Medicaid program oversight to panel

DHHS Secretary Aldona Wos addressed lawmakers at a committee hearing as both sides gave their arguments on Medicaid. DHHS Secretary Aldona Wos addressed lawmakers at a committee hearing as both sides gave their arguments on Medicaid.
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Momentum has slowed for a proposal to shift control of North Carolina's Medicaid program from DHHS to a new eight-member panel of health experts. More>>

NC State hopes educational efforts will prevent sexual assaults Video included

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N.C. State is changing the way it educates students about preventing sexual assaults. More>>

Jailed Virginia lawmaker charged with forgery, perjury

A Virginia lawmaker who was just re-elected despite being jailed for a sex scandal with a teenager has been indicted on four new felony charges. More>>

Newtown votes to raze home of gunman in school massacre

Officials in Newtown voted Wednesday night to tear down the home where Adam Lanza lived before he carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. More>>

Spilled ramen noodles back up I-95 near Rocky Mount

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A tractor trailer packed full of ramen noodles overturned early Wednesday morning, backing up traffic for hours on I-95. More>>

Russia, Ukraine agree pullback line for heavy arms

Diplomats from Russia and Ukraine agreed Wednesday on a dividing line from where both sides should pull back their heavy weapons, just hours after separatist forces deployed more arms and manpower to an emerging flashpoint... More>>

Missing Buncombe Co. Teens Found With Submerged Car Video included

Swayne Nequia Forsythe (L) and Aida Bytyqi were reported missing late December. Swayne Nequia Forsythe (L) and Aida Bytyqi were reported missing late December.
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Two missing teens from Buncombe Co. have been found dead in a car submerged in the French Broad River Tuesday night. More>>

Judge sees NC schools move as weakening learning standard Video included

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State school officials are testifying Wednesday in a Wake County courtroom in a case that examines whether students in North Carolina are getting the sound, basic education guaranteed to them in the state constitution. More>>

Possible jurors ask to be excused from theater shooting case Video included

Prospective jurors in the Colorado theater shooting trial presented a judge with a number of excuses on Wednesday for why they shouldn't be on the panel that decides if defendant James Holmes was insane at the time of... More>>

Possible future of broadband internet already in Wilson Video included

Greenlight, a service provided by the City of Wilson's municipal power company, offers broadband to the county's residents. Greenlight, a service provided by the City of Wilson's municipal power company, offers broadband to the county's residents.
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President Barack Obama's State of the Union address brought renewed attention to the importance of broadband internet and how essential it is the economy. More>>

Man arrested in death of estranged wife's boyfriend

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Law enforcement officials have captured a Troutman man wanted in the death of his estranged wife's boyfriend. More>>

Man stationed at Camp Lejeune facing indecent liberties charge

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A man stationed at Camp Lejeune is facing charges of indecent liberties with a 15 year old.
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Border Patrol shoots, kills person along border in Texas

A suspected drug smuggler is dead following a Border Patrol shooting in South Texas. More>>

Couple found in Ohio driving vehicle belonging to slain Raeford Inn manager

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The Hoke County Sheriff's Office has issued warrants charging a couple with the murder of a man found strangled inside a Raeford motel room. More>>

Shiite rebels, Yemen's president reach deal to end standoff

Shiite rebels holding Yemen's president captive in his home reached a deal with the U.S.-backed leader Wednesday to end a violent standoff in the capital, the country's state news agency reported. More>>

2 sought for questioning in fatal illegal nightclub shootings

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Detective have identified two men they believe have information about a shooting at an illegal nightclub that left two people dead and five injured. More>>

Hayes' attorney argues testimony, psych report should have been thrown out Video included

Grant Hayes, the man accused of killing a Kinston mother, is appealing his prison sentence. Grant Hayes, the man accused of killing a Kinston mother, is appealing his prison sentence.
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A Raleigh man convicted of killing and dismembering his ex-girlfriend and dumping her body in a Texas creek is appealing his prison sentence. More>>

Group files complaint to stop tolls on I-77 in NC

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A citizens group has filed a complaint to stop the creation of toll lanes on Interstate 77 in the Charlotte area. More>>

Police search for suspect in Raleigh sweepstakes armed robbery

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Raleigh Police are looking for a man who they say robbed the Good Luck Sweepstakes on Capital Boulevard Tuesday afternoon. More>>

Store reaches out to veteran shamed for parking in veterans-only spot

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Harris Teeter is reaching out to a female Air Force veteran who was shamed for parking in a veterans-only parking spot at one of its stores in Wilmington. More>>

Commissioners call for hearing on chicken plant; company withdraws interest Video included

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Commissioners voted Tuesday to have a public hearing on a proposed chicken processing plant despite the company saying it has no interest in moving forward with its previous plans. More>>

Duke student claims she was drugged, raped at fraternity party Video included

A woman reported being sexually assaulted at the Alpha Delta Phi fraternity house. A woman reported being sexually assaulted at the Alpha Delta Phi fraternity house.
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The Durham Police are investigating whether a sexual assault happened at a Duke fraternity, the school confirmed Tuesday afternoon.

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Airbnb hosts granted reprieve while City Council looks at regulations Video included

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People listing their homes on the website Airbnb can continue doing so while Raleigh city leaders work out the best ways to regulate the sharing economy.

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NC lawmakers respond to Obama's State of the Union address

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North Carolina's lawmakers react to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address.
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Woman, 19, found dead in Cary pond

Aliza Wanda Webb's body was discovered in a pond near Brookhill Way and Yates Store Road. Aliza Wanda Webb's body was discovered in a pond near Brookhill Way and Yates Store Road.
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The body of a 19-year-old woman was pulled from a pond Tuesday afternoon in Cary.

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President Obama's 2015 State of the Union Video included

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Remarks of President Barack Obama as prepared for delivery at his State of the Union address.

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GOP outspends NC Democrats during 2014 election cycle

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Republicans outraised and outspent Democratic in the political money chase as the GOP retained control of the General Assembly. More>>

Obama in State of the Union: America is turning the page Video included

President Barack Obama urged the nation Tuesday night to "turn the page" on years of economic troubles, terrorism and lengthy wars, arguing that his presidency had ushered in an era of smarter American leadership and a... More>>

Roommate: Raleigh woman who hit motorcyclist 'lost her way' Video included

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Kiera Jo Sprouse, 23, of Raleigh, is facing charges of felony death by motor vehicle. More>>

Jury selection starts in Colorado theater shooting trial Video included

The first time James Holmes appeared in court, he wore chains and a jail jumpsuit and looked dazed, with his hair dyed a comic-book shade of orange. More>>

School board delays vote on Enloe enrollment cap, approves 10 Video included

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The Wake County school board voted Tuesday to approve enrollment caps for 10 schools, while lifting the caps at 14 others. More>>

Fayetteville girl, 17, missing since Jan. 8

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Sharae Natasha Younger is black, stands 5 feet 5, weighs 185 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes. More>>

Wake Forest police shoot, kill 2 dogs following attacks Video included

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The Wake Forest Police Department shot and killed a pair of loose dogs Tuesday morning after the animals attacked two residents. More>>

Durham chief calls for community's help to cut down on crime Video included

Durham police are on the scene of a homicide investigation. Durham police are on the scene of a homicide investigation.
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Durham Police were investigating a homicide after a male was found shot Tuesday morning near North Carolina Central University. More>>

UNC-CH assures accreditation group athletics under control Video included

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North Carolina's flagship university is assuring that its top executives control the athletics program rather than the other way around. More>>

1 killed in crash involving tractor trailer in Franklin Co.

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State troopers were investigating a fatal crash involving a tractor trailer and another vehicle in Franklin County Tuesday morning. More>>

US stock market ends slightly higher

The U.S. stock market is ending higher, helped by gains in technology companies and airlines. More>>

TransCanada takes steps to acquire Keystone pipeline land

The developer of the Keystone XL oil pipeline made good on its promise Tuesday to try to seize access to the Nebraska land it needs to finish the project - the first steps it's taken since the state's high court... More>>

Shuttered Cary music store ordered to repay customers

Fat Sound Guitars in Cary is banned from doing business after customers complained of not receiving equipment they paid for. (Yelp!) Fat Sound Guitars in Cary is banned from doing business after customers complained of not receiving equipment they paid for. (Yelp!)
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Fat Sound Guitars is banned from advertising, selling or collecting payments as ordered by a Wake County judge. More>>

DMV extends office hours at Raleigh license plate agency

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A DMV license plate agency in Raleigh is one of two selected to extend office hours as part of a statewide pilot program. More>>

Former Cumberland Co. school PTA treasurer accused of embezzling funds

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A former PTA treasurer at a Cumberland County elementary school is accused of embezzling more than $10,000 in donations. More>>

Police search for bank robbery suspect in Fayetteville

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Fayetteville Police are investigating a bank robbery at the First Citizens Bank at 126 Broadfoot Ave. More>>

Body wrapped in blanket found floating in Durham pond

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Police are investigating a body found wrapped in a blanket floating in a pond Monday afternoon in Durham.

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Charlotte woman has front seat at State of the Union address

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A Charlotte wife and mother who credits her surviving a brain tumor to President Barack Obama's health insurance overhaul law gets a front row seat for the State of the Union address. More>>

In State of the Union, Obama aims to influence 2016 debate

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President Barack Obama will outline a plan to raise taxes on the wealthiest Americans while offering broad economic benefits to the middle class in his nationally televised State of the Union address Tuesday. More>>

Officials: 1 dead, 1 injured in overpass collapse in Ohio

A construction worker was killed and a tractor-trailer driver injured when an interstate overpass undergoing demolition collapsed in Cincinnati, fire and emergency medical officials said. More>>

Uptick in DWI cases jam NC courts Video included

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Local police departments are working harder to arrest suspected drunk drivers, but often the court system is not keeping up with the influx of new cases. More>>

Pope: Catholics don't have to breed 'like rabbits' Video included

Pope Francis is firmly upholding church teaching banning contraception, but said Monday that Catholics don't have to breed "like rabbits" and should instead practice "responsible parenting." More>>

Police officers kill man, find his mother stabbed to death

Two police officers fatally shot an agitated man armed with at least one knife early Monday morning before finding his mother stabbed to death on the front steps of their home, authorities said. More>>

Police: Woman traveling 115 MPH when she slammed into motorcycle, killing driver

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A 23-year-old woman is facing seven charges after a deadly wreck early Monday morning on I-440. More>>

Former NC State coach not surprised by Russell Wilson's NFL success Video included

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Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks punched their ticket to a second straight Super Bowl with a come-from-behind win. More>>

Lowcountry 'Snapchat' Murder of Teen Prompting App Safety Discussion Video included

Police say Snapchat message sparked a deadly stabbing that left one teen dead in Mt. Pleasant Sunday evening. Police say Snapchat message sparked a deadly stabbing that left one teen dead in Mt. Pleasant Sunday evening.
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One teen is charged and another is dead following a stabbing in the Park West neighborhood of Mount Pleasant Sunday night. More>>

More than 2,800 volunteer with United Way to honor MLK Jr. Video included

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Hundreds of thousands of Americans are commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s 86th Birthday Monday with church services, tributes and community projects. More>>

Jindal: Muslims form 'no-go zones' outside civic control

Some countries have allowed Muslims to establish autonomous neighborhoods in cities where they govern by a harsh version of Islamic law, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said Monday during a speech in London. More>>

Lawmakers look for ways to narrow wealth gap Video included

The Pew Research Center found the net wealth of white households in 2013 was 13 times that of black households. The Pew Research Center found the net wealth of white households in 2013 was 13 times that of black households.
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The wealth gap has become significantly more pronounced in recent years. More>>

MLK Day event teaches youth about Civil Rights Movement Video included

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MomsRising organized an event at Northgate Mall to teach children about the civil rights movement. More>>

Missing man found murdered inside Raeford motel room

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Deputies say a man missing for several days was found murdered inside a Raeford motel room. More>>

Female veteran shamed for parking in veterans-only spot Video included

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An Air Force veteran who served in Kuwait found a note on her car Friday criticizing her for parking in a veterans-only spot. More>>

Neighbors kept in the dark about 'suspicious' death at Durham townhome Video included

Police in Durham are investigating a suspicious death after a man's body was found inside a home in the Colony Hill neighborhood. Police in Durham are investigating a suspicious death after a man's body was found inside a home in the Colony Hill neighborhood.
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Police in Durham are investigating a suspicious death after a man's body was found inside a home in the Colony Hill neighborhood.

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Holt Brothers Foundation raises $150k at annual Playoff Party Video included

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The Holt Brothers Foundation hosted its annual Playoff Party at the PNC Arena on Sunday to raise funds for a pair of programs that offer emotional support to children who have a parent with cancer. More>>

Yemeni troops battle Shiite rebels in Yemeni capital

Yemen's U.S.-backed leadership came under serious threat Monday as government troops clashed with Shiite rebels near the presidential palace and a key military base in what one official called "a step toward a coup." More>>

Baby boy dies after injuries from mom's boyfriend, NC deputies say

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A woman and her boyfriend were arrested after one of them hurt the woman's baby and the mother lied about it, deputies said. Brunswick County Sheriff Detectives say Angel Marie Ray, age 33, of Leland left her baby boy in More>>

Female student reports sex assault at NCSU frat party Video included

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A female student at North Carolina State University told campus police she was sexually assaulted at an off campus fraternity party early Sunday morning.
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Woman who survived Florida mall shooting helping police

A woman who survived a shooting at a central Florida shopping mall is helping authorities with their investigation. More>>

Deadly Israeli strike deals painful blow to Hezbollah, Iran

Beating their chests in anger and chanting "Death to Israel," thousands of mourners marched Monday in a funeral procession for a prominent Hezbollah fighter killed with five other members of the Shiite militant group in an... More>>

Silver Alert issued for 17-year-old girl

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The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered woman, Akia Denise Freemen. More>>

Researchers hopeful that NC site is that of Lost Colony

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A clue discovered just a few years ago on a centuries-old map has led researchers back to a North Carolina site in hopes of discovering whether the men, women and children of North Carolina's "Lost Colony" settled there. More>>

Blind soldier, Campbell alum leads Wounded Warrior Project fundraiser Video included

Campbell University hosted a workout event in Lillington to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project. Campbell University hosted a workout event in Lillington to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project.
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Campbell University hosted a workout event in Lillington to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project. More>>

NC, SC House leaders join Republican group's advisory team

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Two of the highest ranking Republican politicians in the Carolinas are joining the advisory board of a conservative political group that recruits and trains GOP political candidates. More>>

McCrory marks MLK holiday with NC commission appointments

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Gov. Pat McCrory is picking the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday to name two new members of a state commission that promotes the work of the civil rights hero. More>>

Questions linger over UNC system president's ouster Video included

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There's still lingering questions about the surprise removal of UNC System President Tom Ross. On Friday, the UNC Board of Governors decided to end his tenure, starting next year. Now, there's new speculation about what's next for the university system, as well as Ross himself. More>>

2 suspects identified in violent Fayetteville home invasion

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Detectives have identifies two suspects wanted in connection with a violent home invasion Thursday in Fayetteville.

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Ukraine leader vows to retake separatist-held east

Ukraine's president vowed Sunday to reassert government control over eastern regions as the army unleashed a counter-offensive against Russian-backed separatist fighters vying for command over the airport in the city... More>>

No plea deal likely in Boston Marathon bombing case

The focus of the Boston Marathon bombing trial figures to be as much on what punishment Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could face as on his responsibility for the attack. More>>

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