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    Police respond to a crash involving a pedestrian on Raleigh Boulevard. Police respond to a crash involving a pedestrian on Raleigh Boulevard.

    Teen hit by car on Raleigh Blvd. Video included

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    A teenager was taken to the hospital Sunday after he was struck by a vehicle on Raleigh Boulevard near Glascock Street. More>>

    'Hard-working' neighbor killed in Sanford house fire Video included

    Work boots sit outside the charred home of Jack Rollins, who died in an overnight fire. Work boots sit outside the charred home of Jack Rollins, who died in an overnight fire.
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    A Sanford woman says her neighbor of 30 years died early Sunday morning in a house fire More>>

    NC WEATHER: Warmer Monday, cold front early Tuesday

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    After a cooler Sunday, temperatures will warm up for Monday and Tuesday before a cold front brings in a spell of nice dry pleasantly cool weather for the rest of the week.
    A cold front has settled across the South Carolina and the surface flow will continue light out of the northeast through early Monday morning. 
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    Disabled participates get a helping hand to finish Canes 5k

    Volunteers with Ainsley's Angles help disabled participants finish the Canes 5k. Volunteers with Ainsley's Angles help disabled participants finish the Canes 5k.
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    Volunteers with Ainsley's Angels helped more than a dozen people with various disabilities complete the second annual Canes 5k race. More>>

    Families of NICU patients reunited with life-saving doctors Video included

    UNC mascot Ramses holds a former NICU patient at the North Carolina Children's Hospital. UNC mascot Ramses holds a former NICU patient at the North Carolina Children's Hospital.
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    Former patients of UNC Children's Hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit were reunited Sunday with the doctors and nurses who cared for them.
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    Cam Newton, tough D key in Carolina Panthers 24-7 victory over Lions

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    A week after missing the first game of his career, Cam Newton returned Sunday and threw for 281 yards and a touchdown, leading the Panthers to a 24-7 win against Detroit. More>>

    Arrest made in murder of 20-year-old Raleigh man Video included

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    Raleigh homicide detectives have arrested and charged Darius Lamont Watkins, 19, with the murder of Casty St. Louis.   
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    Man drowns Saturday while rafting the Ocoee River

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    A man died while rafting on the Ocoee River Saturday afternoon in Polk County. More>>

    1 killed in Durham Co. single-vehicle wreck

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    One person was killed Sunday morning in a single-vehicle wreck on U.S. Route 70 in Durham, North Carolina State Highway Patrol officials said. More>>

    3 sought in UNC strong arm robbery Video included

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    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus police responded to a strong arm robbery early Sunday morning and the university is operating under an alert condition. The robbery does not pose an immediate threat to health or safety, campus police said. More>>

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    UPDATE: One dead, victims identified in 8 person pick-up truck accident

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    Authorities have released the identities of the teenager who was killed and the seven other people badly hurt in a violent pick-up truck crash in Brunswick County, all of whom were teenagers. More>>

    Police: Trooper hurt in ambush conscious, talking

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    A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed another trooper outside a police barracks is conscious and talking for the first time since he underwent surgery, a spokesman said Sunday. More>>

    Woman charged with murder after stabbing man in neck

    Jakeya Karynne Davis, 34, of Durham, is charged with murder in the death of Marcus Anthony Keith. Jakeya Karynne Davis, 34, of Durham, is charged with murder in the death of Marcus Anthony Keith.
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    Police say a Durham man was stabbed to death Saturday during what appears to have been an argument. More>>

    GOP presidential prospects tout faith in the national anthem

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    Two possible Republican presidential candidates are touting the nation's religious heritage as part of a webcast marking the 200th anniversary of the national anthem.
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    Britain mourns slain hostage; another under threat Video included

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    Now it's Britain's turn to mourn. More>>

    Groups aiming to help NC legislative Democrats

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    Groups in the shadow of traditional campaigns are poised to once again attempt to influence N.C. General Assembly races through ads and mailers bought with millions of dollars largely from companies and politically-minded organizations. More>>

    Panthers DE Hardy inactive against Lions

    Greg Hardy (right) arrives at court with attorney Drew Rosenhaus. (Associated Press) Greg Hardy (right) arrives at court with attorney Drew Rosenhaus. (Associated Press)
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    The Panthers have benched Greg Hardy for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions with the defensive end involved in an ongoing domestic violence case. More>>

    Edouard strengthens to hurricane in the Atlantic

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    Hurricane Edouard becomes the fourth named storm in the Atlantic to reach hurricane strength.

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    US man in North Korea given 6 years of hard labor

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    North Korea's Supreme Court on Sunday convicted a 24-year-old American man of entering the country illegally to commit espionage and sentenced him to six years of hard labor. More>>

    4th doctor dies of Ebola in Sierra Leone

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    Sierra Leone has lost a fourth doctor to Ebola after a failed effort to transfer her abroad for medical treatment, a government official said Sunday, a huge setback to the impoverished country that is battling the virulent... More>>

    Islamic State group's war chest is growing daily

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    Islamic State militants, who once relied on wealthy Persian Gulf donors for money, have become a self-sustaining financial juggernaut, earning more than $3 million a day from oil smuggling, human trafficking, theft and extortion, according to U.S. intelligence officials and private experts. More>>

    Miro exhibit opens at Duke University art museum

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    An exhibition of more than 50 works by artist Joan Miro (hwahn meer OH') is opening at the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. More>>

    Scottish independence could mean messy divorce

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    How do you divorce after a 300-year union? It's complicated, and there is a deadline. More>>

    CMPD Police Chief responds to officers getting arrested

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    For the second time in two days, a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officer has been arrested for assault. According to investigators, Officer Hassan Peterson was on Friday by officers in Davidson for assault More>>

    Jazz-funk pioneer Joe Sample dies at 75

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    By CHARLES J. GANS Associated Press Pianist and composer Joe Sample, a founding member of the genre-crossing Jazz Crusaders who helped pioneer the electronic jazz-funk fusion style, has died. He was 75. More>>

    Woman arrested after 7-year-old daughter shoots self in hand

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    Heather Nicole Davenport told police that she was asleep when her children ages five and seven found a loaded gun. More>>

    Video shows slaying of British aid worker

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    Islamic State extremists released a video showing the beheading of British aid worker David Haines, who was abducted in Syria last year, and British Prime Minister David Cameron late Saturday condemned his slaying as "an... More>>

    NC police find ID cards for ASU student with body Video included

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    Police in the hometown of Appalachian State University say they're trying to identify a dead body found at the town's edge. More>>

    Cherry scores 3 TDs, NC State beats USF 49-17

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    Bra'Lon Cherry rushed for two touchdowns and caught a third, Jacoby Brissett threw two touchdown passes and North Carolina State beat South Florida 49-17 on Saturday. More>>

    1 dead, 1 injured after Hope Mills domestic disturbance Video included

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    Cumberland County deputies are investigating a domestic disturbance that resulted in one death and one injury. More>>

    Willie Nelson among Farm Aid performers in Raleigh Video included

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    The annual Farm Aid concert is in Raleigh with performances by Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and others. More>>

    Durham group targeting 'alcopops' in convenience stores Video included

    Boone said around 40 percent of high schools students admit to consuming alcohol in the last 30 days. Boone said around 40 percent of high schools students admit to consuming alcohol in the last 30 days.
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    A group in Durham is trying to cut down on underage drinking one store at a time.
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    Man allegedly cooked dog, fed it to ex-girlfriend

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    A Northern California man has been arrested after his ex-girlfriend said he cooked her dog and fed it to her. More>>

    Hundreds cram last NC fracking hearing in west

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    North Carolina officials hear more worries that opening the state to drilling for natural gas will leave water wells polluted by toxic chemicals. More>>

    20-year-old man shot to death in Raleigh Video included

    Officers were dispatched to the 6300 block of Shadowland Crossing in the River Birch at Town Center apartments in response to a reported shooting at approximately 6:45 p.m Officers were dispatched to the 6300 block of Shadowland Crossing in the River Birch at Town Center apartments in response to a reported shooting at approximately 6:45 p.m
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    Police are investigating a homicide that occurred Friday evening in Raleigh. More>>

    McCrory approves $12M from taxpayers to NC factory

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    Gov. Pat McCrory is approving $12 million in taxpayer money to help one of the largest industrial employers and worst polluters in western North Carolina get cleaner and stay in production. More>>

    Woman impaled by flying pole outside NC school Video included

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    A wind-blown fence post flew through a car's engine compartment and speared an unsuspecting motorist as she left a North Carolina high school. More>>

    NC courts sort voucher law, students stay in class

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    A North Carolina appeals court could rule as early as this week whether nearly $11 million in taxpayer money should pay tuition for hundreds of low-income children to enroll in private schools. More>>

    One dead after accident in Huntersville

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    One person is dead after a tractor trailer crash in Huntersville. It happened on I-77 Southbound near exit 28 just about 3:30 a.m. Saturday morning. Fire officials tells us the driver of a tractor trailer More>>

    French commit to air strikes against ISIS

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    The Iraqi prime minister confirmed France's air support in a joint press conference.

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    Domestic violence underreported in US, a growing issue among men Video included

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    The issue of domestic violence has taken center stage due in part to the release of a video showing former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice punching his then-fiancée in the face in a hotel elevator. Women, though, are not the only victims. More>>

    Pope urges world to shed apathy toward new threats

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    Pope Francis urged the world Saturday to shed its apathy in the face of what he characterizes as a third world war, intoning "war is madness" at the foot of a grandiose monument to soldiers killed in World War I. More>>

    After Iraqi battles, residents choose displacement

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    Misspelled graffiti on walls pockmarked by bullets and torn up propaganda stickers make up the few remaining traces of the Islamic State group in this northern Iraqi ghost town after Kurdish forces finally managed to free... More>>

    Illinois TV anchor tells viewers he has months to live

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    Anchor Dave Benton said he is “dedicated to continue good work” as he fights his diagnosis.

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    McCrory says he won't call NC special session Video included

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    Gov. Pat McCrory says he won't ask North Carolina legislators to return to Raleigh to consider legislation left behind by this year's General Assembly session. More>>

    'Party mansion' owner convicted of tax and healthcare fraud

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    A former Raleigh resident, known for the wild parties held at his “party mansion” in North Raleigh, was sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for tax fraud, healthcare fraud and money laundering crimes, according to a United States Department of Justice release. More>>

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    • GOP presidential prospects tout faith in the national anthem

      GOP presidential prospects tout faith in the national anthem

      Sunday, September 14 2014 7:40 PM EDT2014-09-14 23:40:08 GMT
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      Two possible Republican presidential candidates are touting the nation's religious heritage as part of a webcast marking the 200th anniversary of the national anthem.
      Two possible Republican presidential candidates are touting the nation's religious heritage as part of a webcast marking the 200th anniversary of the national anthem.
    • Groups aiming to help NC legislative Democrats

      Groups aiming to help NC legislative Democrats

      Sunday, September 14 2014 3:52 PM EDT2014-09-14 19:52:20 GMT
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      Groups in the shadow of traditional campaigns are poised to once again attempt to influence N.C. General Assembly races through ads and mailers bought with millions of dollars largely from companies and politically-minded organizations.
      Groups in the shadow of traditional campaigns are poised to once again attempt to influence N.C. General Assembly races through ads and mailers bought with millions of dollars largely from companies and politically-minded organizations.
    • NC courts sort voucher law, students stay in class

      NC courts sort voucher law, students stay in class

      Saturday, September 13 2014 10:12 AM EDT2014-09-13 14:12:58 GMT
      A North Carolina appeals court could rule as early as this week whether nearly $11 million in taxpayer money should pay tuition for hundreds of low-income children to enroll in private schools.
      A North Carolina appeals court could rule as early as this week whether nearly $11 million in taxpayer money should pay tuition for hundreds of low-income children to enroll in private schools.
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    • Police: Trooper hurt in ambush conscious, talking

      Police: Trooper hurt in ambush conscious, talking

      Sunday, September 14 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-09-15 01:40:44 GMT
      With the deadly ambush on a state police barracks in the Pocono Mountains, law enforcement in eastern Pennsylvania went on high alert and officers from throughout the region, including New York and New Jersey,...
      A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed another trooper outside a police barracks is conscious and talking for the first time since he underwent surgery, a spokesman said Sunday.
    • Britain mourns slain hostage; another under threat

      Britain mourns slain hostage; another under threat

      Sunday, September 14 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-09-14 22:20:50 GMT
      Prime Minister David Cameron is summoning military and security chiefs for an emergency meeting in response to the beheading of a British hostage and a threat against another.
      Now it's Britain's turn to mourn.
    • Edouard strengthens to hurricane in the Atlantic

      Edouard strengthens to hurricane in the Atlantic

      Sunday, September 14 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-09-14 15:59:39 GMT

      Hurricane Edouard becomes the fourth named storm in the Atlantic to reach hurricane strength.

      Hurricane Edouard becomes the fourth named storm in the Atlantic to reach hurricane strength.

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    • Cam Newton, tough D key in Carolina Panthers 24-7 victory over Lions

      Cam Newton, tough D key in Carolina Panthers 24-7 victory over Lions

      Sunday, September 14 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-09-15 03:13:36 GMT
      A week after missing the first game of his career, Cam Newton returned Sunday and threw for 281 yards and a touchdown, leading the Panthers to a 24-7 win against Detroit.
      A week after missing the first game of his career, Cam Newton returned Sunday and threw for 281 yards and a touchdown, leading the Panthers to a 24-7 win against Detroit.
    • Panthers DE Hardy inactive against Lions

      Panthers DE Hardy inactive against Lions

      Sunday, September 14 2014 1:19 PM EDT2014-09-14 17:19:48 GMT
      Greg Hardy (right) arrives at court with attorney Drew Rosenhaus. (Associated Press)Greg Hardy (right) arrives at court with attorney Drew Rosenhaus. (Associated Press)
      The Panthers have benched Greg Hardy for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions with the defensive end involved in an ongoing domestic violence case.
      The Panthers have benched Greg Hardy for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions with the defensive end involved in an ongoing domestic violence case.
    • Peterson case creates new crisis for NFL

      Peterson case creates new crisis for NFL

      Saturday, September 13 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-09-13 23:49:53 GMT
      The NFL was already under heavy criticism this week for the way it handled of a domestic violence case involving a prominent player.
      Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson's booking on a child abuse charge Saturday has created another crisis for the embattled NFL, already derided for not responding strongly enough to acts of domestic...
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    • 'Party mansion' owner convicted of tax and healthcare fraud

      'Party mansion' owner convicted of tax and healthcare fraud

      Friday, September 12 2014 12:38 PM EDT2014-09-12 16:38:35 GMT
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      A former Raleigh resident, known for the wild parties held at his “party mansion” in North Raleigh, was sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for tax fraud, healthcare fraud and money laundering crimes, according to a United States Department of Justice release.
      A former Raleigh resident, known for the wild parties held at his “party mansion” in North Raleigh, was sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for tax fraud, healthcare fraud and money laundering crimes, according to a United States Department of Justice release.
    • WNCN Blitz visits Cardinal Gibbons

      WNCN Blitz visits Cardinal Gibbons

      Friday, September 12 2014 10:33 AM EDT2014-09-12 14:33:43 GMT
      Students were energized during Friday morning's WNCNBlitz pep rally.Students were energized during Friday morning's WNCNBlitz pep rally.
      The WNCN Blitz team moved to Cardinal Gibbons Friday morning as the Crusaders get ready for their showdown with Broughton High School.
      The WNCN Blitz team moved to Cardinal Gibbons Friday morning as the Crusaders get ready for their showdown with Broughton High School.
    • SC high school students forced to remove US flags on Sept. 11 anniversary

      SC high school students forced to remove US flags on Sept. 11 anniversary

      Friday, September 12 2014 8:21 PM EDT2014-09-13 00:21:28 GMT
      Flags were displayed in pick-up truck beds... This flag is on the back of the pick up and is from a July 4th event unrelated to Woodruff High...Photo from Wayne Kinton on Twitter ?@WayneKinton Flags were displayed in pick-up truck beds... This flag is on the back of the pick up and is from a July 4th event unrelated to Woodruff High...Photo from Wayne Kinton on Twitter ?@WayneKinton
      Several upset parents say Woodruff High School students were made to remove American flags from their vehicles on September 11.Spartanburg District 4 Superintendent Rallie Liston said four students arrived at the school Thursday morning with U.S. flags prop
      Several upset parents say Woodruff High School students were made to remove American flags from their vehicles on September 11.Spartanburg District 4 Superintendent Rallie Liston said four students arrived at the school Thursday morning with U.S. flags prop
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