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    Lawmaker says one detail stopped coal ash bill

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    Rep. Rick Glazier, a Democrat from Cumberland County, said the coal ash bill failed because some on the committee insisted on one key provision. More>>

    Clouds, rain and below normal temps this weekend in NC

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    The first weekend of August may be a cool one, but that's only because rain chances will be high Saturday and Sunday. More>>

    No sales tax holiday in NC this weekend Video included

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    For the first time in 12 years there won't be a sales tax holiday for North Carolina families.  More>>

    2 killed in Durham crash after drug stop

    Sudderth could not confirm if anyone involved in the collision was injured. Sudderth could not confirm if anyone involved in the collision was injured.
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    Two people have been killed in an accident Friday night on Patterson Road in Durham. More>>

    Gov. McCrory says he will sign budget Video included

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    The North Carolina House Friday tentatively passed a $21.25 billion state budget on Friday. More>>

    Clinton had chance to kill bin Laden before 9-11, but passed Video included

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    Just 10 hours before the attacks of September 11, 2001, where nearly 3000 innocent people perished at the orders of Osama bin Laden, ex-President Bill Clinton was in Australia saying he had a chance to take the former al-Qaeda leader out — but passed. More>>

    Army to force out 550 majors; some in Afghanistan

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    About 550 Army majors, including some serving in Afghanistan, will soon be told they have to leave the service by next spring as part of a budget-driven downsizing of the service. More>>

    George suffers serious leg injury in US exhibition

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    Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George suffered a gruesome right leg injury late in the U.S. national team's intrasquad scrimmage Friday night. More>>

    PHOTOS: NC hiker encounters grizzly at national park

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    In a photo snapped by Philip Granrud, a Durham man can be seen hiding on the side of a steep cliff at the Glacier National Park when he can across the bear. More>>

    U.S. women's team to hold open practice in Cary

    Heather O'Really in action for the U.S. team in 2013. Heather O'Really in action for the U.S. team in 2013.
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    The U.S. Women's National Team is coming to Cary this month, and fans can watch the team train for free on Aug. 19 at the WakeMed Soccer Park. More>>

    Police make arrest in Fort Bragg soldier's murder Video included

    Adacia Bruton, 20, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Fort Bragg soldier Justin Moore. Adacia Bruton, 20, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Fort Bragg soldier Justin Moore.
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    Police arrested a Fort Bragg soldier in the murder of a fellow soldier who was found shot to death in Fayetteville Wednesday. More>>

    911 calls reveal some details in Cumberland Co. shootout Video included

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    Emergency phone calls to 911 reveal some of the details surrounding a shooting in Cumberland County Wednesday that left three people dead and a deputy seriously injured. More>>

    2 wanted for question in Heritage HS break-in

    The Wake Forest Police Department needs the public’s help in identifying two subjects wanted for question in connection with a break-in at Heritage High School. The Wake Forest Police Department needs the public’s help in identifying two subjects wanted for question in connection with a break-in at Heritage High School.
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    The Wake Forest Police Department needs the public’s help in identifying two subjects wanted for question in connection with a break-in at Heritage High School. More>>

    Coal ash bill in limbo after NC Senate adjourns

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    The North Carolina Senate adjourned early Friday morning without finalizing a bill requiring Duke Energy to clean up its leaky coal ash dumps across the state. More>>

    Workers to rally at McDonald's in Raleigh

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    Fast-food workers and community activists are holding a rally in Raleigh to support a minimum wage of $15 an hour and the right to join a union. More>>

    Israel pounds Gaza as it searches for soldier

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    Israel launched dozens of airstrikes early Saturday in the southern Gaza Strip as part of a large-scale search for a soldier Israel suspects was captured by Hamas fighters. More>>

    2 critically injured in Fayetteville shooting

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    Fayetteville police reported two men shot and critically wounded Friday night.Police say it happened about 9:30 p.m. in a mobile home park in the 300 block of Peejay Lane in the Bonnie Doone subdivision.The victims were being treated at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. Their names were not released Friday night.Police do not believe the shooting was random.Detectives ask anyone with information tocontact Detective J. Nevitt with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 433-1856 or Crimesto... More>>

    Man's death after NY police chokehold ruled homicide

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    A chokehold used by a New York City police officer on a  man during his arrest for selling untaxed, loose cigarettes last month caused his death. More>>

    Man taken into custody after chase, standoff on I-77 Video included

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    The standoff began after James Call stole a dump truck from Alexander County. Call then drove to Iredell County and robbed someone at gunpoint before leading deputies on a chase down I-77. More>>

    Durham Police seek man on burglary, arson charges

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    Johnathan Robert Warda is wanted on burglary and first-degree arson charges in Durham.
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    Ukraine: Body parts retrieved at jet crash site

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    Wearing gloves and carrying blue plastic buckets, international investigators finally began gathering up body parts and victims' belongings Friday in the fields where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came down. More>>

    4 hurt in crash on Holloway St., police say Video included

    Durham police say five people were hurt when two vehicles crashed on Holloway Street. Durham police say five people were hurt when two vehicles crashed on Holloway Street.
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    Durham police say five people were hurt when two vehicles crashed Thursday night on Holloway Street.
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    Advance tickets for the NC State Fair now on sale

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    Advanced tickets for the 2014 North Carolina State Fair went on sale Friday. More>>

    Charter School Advisory Board members resign

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    Two members of the North Carolina Charter School Advisory Board who had been the target of ethics complaints have resigned. More>>

    1 taken to hospital after early morning shooting in Fayetteville

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    One person was taken to the hospital early Friday morning after police said the victim was shot in the 5400 block of Cassidy Court in Fayetteville. More>>

    Chapel Hill PD need help to ID fraud suspect

    Chapel Hill police need help to identify this fraud suspect. Chapel Hill police need help to identify this fraud suspect.
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    Chapel Hill Police need help to identify a man who used stolen credit cards to buy $260 worth of items at a grocery store. More>>

    Europe started WWI a century ago, blind to tragedy

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    British Pvt. John Parr set off on his reconnaissance bike on the lookout for German troops amid the rolling farmland and woods south of Brussels in August 1914. It was the last anyone saw of 'Ole Man' Parr, the... More>>

    NC Senate approves county sales tax changes

    North Carolina's Senate has agreed to a new omnibus tax bill allowing some urban counties to levy sales tax. More>>

    NC Senate passes state budget, sends it to House Video included

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    The new state budget provides more money for kindergarten through college classrooms, raises for public school teachers and a boost for vouchers for children attending private and religious schools. More>>

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    • 2 killed in Durham crash after drug stop

      2 killed in Durham crash after drug stop

      Friday, August 1 2014 11:40 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:40:02 GMT
      Sudderth could not confirm if anyone involved in the collision was injured.Sudderth could not confirm if anyone involved in the collision was injured.
      Two people have been killed in an accident Friday night on Patterson Road in Durham.
      Two people have been killed in an accident Friday night on Patterson Road in Durham.
    • 2 critically injured in Fayetteville shooting

      2 critically injured in Fayetteville shooting

      Friday, August 1 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:28:03 GMT
      Fayetteville police reported two men shot and critically wounded Friday night.Police say it happened about 9:30 p.m. in a mobile home park in the 300 block of Peejay Lane in the Bonnie Doone subdivision.The victims were being treated at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. Their names were not released Friday night.Police do not believe the shooting was random.Detectives ask anyone with information tocontact Detective J. Nevitt with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 433-1856 or Crimesto...
      Fayetteville police reported two men shot and critically wounded Friday night.Police say it happened about 9:30 p.m. in a mobile home park in the 300 block of Peejay Lane in the Bonnie Doone subdivision.The victims were being treated at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. Their names were not released Friday night.Police do not believe the shooting was random.Detectives ask anyone with information tocontact Detective J. Nevitt with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 433-1856 or Crimesto...
    • Police make arrest in Fort Bragg soldier's murder

      Police make arrest in Fort Bragg soldier's murder

      Friday, August 1 2014 8:39 PM EDT2014-08-02 00:39:50 GMT
      Adacia Bruton, 20, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Fort Bragg soldier Justin Moore.Adacia Bruton, 20, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Fort Bragg soldier Justin Moore.
      Police arrested a Fort Bragg soldier in the murder of a fellow soldier who was found shot to death in Fayetteville Wednesday.
      Police arrested a Fort Bragg soldier in the murder of a fellow soldier who was found shot to death in Fayetteville Wednesday.
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    • House OKs bill to address border crisis

      House OKs bill to address border crisis

      Friday, August 1 2014 10:47 PM EDT2014-08-02 02:47:11 GMT
      House Republicans revived their bill on the U.S.-Mexico border crisis in dramatic fashion Friday, preparing to pass it after winning over conservatives with tough new provisions that could threaten deportation for...
      House Republicans passed legislation late Friday to address the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border by sending migrant youths back home without hearings, winning over conservatives with a companion bill that could lead to...
    • Clinton had chance to kill bin Laden before 9-11, but passed

      Clinton had chance to kill bin Laden before 9-11, but passed

      Friday, August 1 2014 7:58 PM EDT2014-08-01 23:58:13 GMT
      Just 10 hours before the attacks of September 11, 2001, where nearly 3000 innocent people perished at the orders of Osama bin Laden, ex-President Bill Clinton was in Australia saying he had a chance to take the former al-Qaeda leader out — but passed.
      Just 10 hours before the attacks of September 11, 2001, where nearly 3000 innocent people perished at the orders of Osama bin Laden, ex-President Bill Clinton was in Australia saying he had a chance to take the former al-Qaeda leader out — but passed.
    • Man's death after NY police chokehold ruled homicide

      Man's death after NY police chokehold ruled homicide

      Friday, August 1 2014 6:59 PM EDT2014-08-01 22:59:30 GMT
      Front page of NY Daily News websiteFront page of NY Daily News website
      A chokehold used by a New York City police officer on a  man during his arrest for selling untaxed, loose cigarettes last month caused his death.
      A chokehold used by a New York City police officer on a  man during his arrest for selling untaxed, loose cigarettes last month caused his death.
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    • Couple's fun sign language 'Grease' performance goes viral

      Couple's fun sign language 'Grease' performance goes viral

      Friday, August 1 2014 11:51 AM EDT2014-08-01 15:51:28 GMT
      Tina Cleveland and her fiancé love to sing-along to their favorite tunes without uttering a single word. Instead, the couple use sign language to help them rock out.Tina Cleveland and her fiancé love to sing-along to their favorite tunes without uttering a single word. Instead, the couple use sign language to help them rock out.
      Tina Cleveland and her fiancé love to sing-along to their favorite tunes without uttering a single word. Instead, the couple use sign language to help them rock out.
      Tina Cleveland and her fiancé love to sing-along to their favorite tunes without uttering a single word. Instead, the couple use sign language to help them rock out.
    • Woman survives 8 days in car; uses plastic bags to catch rain for water

      Woman survives 8 days in car; uses plastic bags to catch rain for water

      Friday, August 1 2014 7:58 AM EDT2014-08-01 11:58:44 GMT
      An Oklahoma woman survived eight days in her car after it went down an embankment into a muddy ditch. Kay Springer was out running errands when she became disoriented. Her car ran off the road and sat there more than a week until she was rescued. Her car got stuck in the mud near the Arkansas River below Highway 62. She couldn't climb out of the steep embankment.Doctors say she became disoriented because her cancer came back and the tumor had swelled up and basically knocked her unconscious.S...
      An Oklahoma woman survived eight days in her car after it went down an embankment into a muddy ditch. Kay Springer was out running errands when she became disoriented. Her car ran off the road and sat there more than a week until she was rescued. Her car got stuck in the mud near the Arkansas River below Highway 62. She couldn't climb out of the steep embankment.Doctors say she became disoriented because her cancer came back and the tumor had swelled up and basically knocked her unconscious.S...
    • Richmond mom reports bug in canned greens

      Richmond mom reports bug in canned greens

      Thursday, July 31 2014 11:50 PM EDT2014-08-01 03:50:57 GMT
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      A Richmond mother called 12 On Your Side after allegedly finding a large insect inside a can of mustard greens.
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