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    After today, some nice temperatures move in for the rest of the week

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    A cold front will move through central North Carolina today and behind the front a push of cooler air will move in and stay with us for the rest of the week. More>>

    Charlotte woman tests positive for Ebola in Liberia

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    A second American working in Liberia has tested positive for the Ebola virus, according to the Christian group with whom she works.
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    NC Senate to vote on Medicaid plan Monday

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    North Carolina Senators are expected to take a final vote on a bill that would overhaul Medicaid in the state. More>>

    Wilson community holds vigil for slain 7-year-old boy Video included

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    Hundreds stood outside the Wilson County Courthouse on Sunday night to help a family grieve four days after 7-year-old Kamari Jones was shot and killed in his own home. More>>

    Red Cross holds blood drive to supplement summer donations dip Video included

    The Red Cross held a blood at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Raleigh. The Red Cross held a blood at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Raleigh.
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    The summer months means a shortage of blood donations for the American Red Cross.
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    NC Legislative leaders say they have budget framework Video included

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    Republican legislative leaders said they have reached an agreement on the outline of a state budget. More>>

    Raleigh police look for leads regarding woman seen screaming in car

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    Police are looking for information concerning a woman who was seen and heard screaming while in the back seat of a car Sunday afternoon.
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    Israeli strikes on Gaza, rocket fire, break lull Video included

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    Israeli jets struck three sites in Gaza on Monday after a rocket was launched at Israel, the military said, disrupting a relative lull in the war-torn territory at the start of a major Muslim holiday. More>>

    Dollar Tree buying Charlotte-based Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

    Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion. More>>

    'Freedom for All' exhibit goes to NC plantation

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    A traveling exhibit about the Emancipation Proclamation is being displayed at a North Carolina plantation that relied on slave labor. More>>

    Belhaven mayor wraps march to DC to save hospital

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    A North Carolina mayor fighting to reopen a hospital in his rural North Carolina town is finishing his protest march to the nation's capital. More>>

    Fighting intensifies near MH17 disaster site

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    Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russian separatist fighters Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed earlier this month. More>>

    NC flags lowered to honor Korean War armistice

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    ?All North Carolina state flags are lowered to half-staff for Korean War Veterans Armistice Day. More>>

    Pedestrian hit, killed in Fayetteville

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    Police say a pedestrian was killed Sunday morning when he was hit by a vehicle on Morganton Road in Fayetteville. More>>

    Costa Concordia wreck reaches final destination

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    The shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner completed its final journey, reaching Genoa on Sunday where it will be scrapped. More>>

    Former firefighter uses comedy to cope with tragedy Video included

    Comedian Travis Howze turned to comedy as a way to cope after losing nine of his fellow firefighters in a fire in 2007. Comedian Travis Howze turned to comedy as a way to cope after losing nine of his fellow firefighters in a fire in 2007.
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    Comedian Travis Howze turned to comedy as a way to cope after losing nine of his fellow firefighters in a fire in 2007. More>>

    1 stabbed on Durham's Holloway Street Video included

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    A suspect is in custody after a man was stabbed multiple times Saturday in Durham, police said.
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    Israel says it's extending Gaza truce for 24 hours

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    Hamas resumed rocket fire Saturday on Israel after rejecting Israel's offer to extend a humanitarian cease-fire, the latest setback in international efforts to negotiate an end to the Gaza war. More>>

    1 shot at Cook Out in Durham Video included

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    A bystander was injured during a shooting early Saturday at the Cook Out Restaurant on Cole Mill Road. More>>

    DATA offers free shuttle bus to Durham Farmers' Market Video included

    The Bull City Connector bus only has one route on Saturdays and that is to the Durham Farmers’ Market. The Bull City Connector bus only has one route on Saturdays and that is to the Durham Farmers’ Market.
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    A Durham bus service wants to make it easier for folks to get their hands on fruits and vegetables.
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    • Fired Ohio State Band Director Vows To Clear Name

      Fired Ohio State Band Director Vows To Clear Name

      Friday, July 25 2014 3:54 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:54:19 GMT
      Jon WatersJon Waters
      The fired director of Ohio State University's celebrated marching band said through his attorney Friday that he has become a scapegoat for behavior occurring within the organization before his leadership and he'll fight to clear his name.
      The fired director of Ohio State University's celebrated marching band said through his attorney Friday that he has become a scapegoat for behavior occurring within the organization before his leadership and he'll fight to clear his name.
    • US job-training review emphasizes data, employers

      US job-training review emphasizes data, employers

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:40 PM EDT2014-07-22 18:40:36 GMT
      A six-month review of federal job-training programs concludes that the government needs to better engage U.S. employers, improve the use of data, and boost apprenticeship programs so workers can earn while they train.
      As the U.S. economy adds new jobs, Americans must have the skills to fill those jobs, President Barack Obama said Tuesday.
    • Mexican billionaire says 3-day work week would make us healthier

      Mexican billionaire says 3-day work week would make us healthier

      Monday, July 21 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-07-21 21:37:44 GMT
      One of the richest men in the world believes we all work too much and we should be working only three days a week.
      One of the richest men in the world believes we all work too much and we should be working only three days a week.
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    • VIRAL VIDEO: If you own a dog, prepare to happy cry

      If you own a dog, prepare to happy cry

      The video says it all.
      The video says it all.
    • FL man spray-paints garage door with message for thief

      FL man spray-paints garage door with message for thief

      Sunday, July 27 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-07-27 15:39:37 GMT
      Jerry Ashley's message spray-painted on his garage door.Jerry Ashley's message spray-painted on his garage door.
      A Lakeland man has spray-painted his garage door with a message for the thief who stole his late wife’s laptop filled with sentimental photos.Jerry Ashley is still grieving over the passing of his wife Darlene, who died from an aneurysm last month at the age of 48.His loss has been compounded by thieves, who broke into his Lakeland home this week.Ashley has a lot of fond memories of his wife, and many of those memories are stored in a computer that was stolen from his home, now he taking an u...
      A Lakeland man has spray-painted his garage door with a message for the thief who stole his late wife’s laptop filled with sentimental photos.Jerry Ashley is still grieving over the passing of his wife Darlene, who died from an aneurysm last month at the age of 48.His loss has been compounded by thieves, who broke into his Lakeland home this week.Ashley has a lot of fond memories of his wife, and many of those memories are stored in a computer that was stolen from his home, now he taking an u...
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      Former WWE World Heavyweight Champion takes down home burglar

      Former WWE World Heavyweight Champion takes down home burglar

      Saturday, July 26 2014 12:29 AM EDT2014-07-26 04:29:12 GMT
      Cesar Sosa (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)Cesar Sosa (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
      A home burglar quickly realized he picked the wrong house to break into when the homeowner, a former WWE World Heavyweight Champion, took him down.
      Phoenix police said wrestling star Bryan Danielson and his wife were pulling into their carport when two suspects dropped their loot and ran out of the house.
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    • 2 charged with first-degree murder in beating death of UNC professor, cancer researcher

      2 charged with first-degree murder in beating death of UNC professor, cancer researcher

      Friday, July 25 2014 9:00 AM EDT2014-07-25 13:00:14 GMT
      A UNC research professor was robbed and beaten to death Wednesday afternoon on University Drive in Chapel Hill, police said.
      A UNC research professor was robbed and beaten to death Wednesday afternoon on University Drive in Chapel Hill, police said.
    • UNC: Former athletes can return to finish degrees

      UNC: Former athletes can return to finish degrees

      Thursday, July 24 2014 1:04 PM EDT2014-07-24 17:04:36 GMT
      UNC Chancellor Carol Folt. (File photo)UNC Chancellor Carol Folt. (File photo)
      University of North Carolina Chancellor Carol Folt announced a new program Thursday that will allow former UNC athletes to return and finish their uncompleted degrees.
      University of North Carolina Chancellor Carol Folt announced a new program Thursday that will allow former UNC athletes to return and finish their uncompleted degrees.
    • 3 young siblings die after SUV in carjacking hits them; manhunt on for suspects

      3 young siblings die after SUV in carjacking hits them; manhunt on for suspects

      Friday, July 25 2014 10:10 PM EDT2014-07-26 02:10:14 GMT
      The SUV crashed in some woods close to where it hit the 3 children... CBS Newspath photoThe SUV crashed in some woods close to where it hit the 3 children... CBS Newspath photo
      Two men carjacked a woman at gunpoint but soon sped out of control, killing three children Friday as they plowed into a group selling fruit to raise money for their church, Philadelphia police said.
      Two men carjacked a woman at gunpoint but soon sped out of control, killing three children Friday as they plowed into a group selling fruit to raise money for their church, Philadelphia police said.
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