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    Dalonte Bradley, 19, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Keyuon Garner. Dalonte Bradley, 19, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Keyuon Garner.

    2nd suspect arrested in death of Weldon teen Video included

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    Investigators arrested a second suspect Thursday in the killing of a Weldon teen that led to the retaliation slaying of a 2-year-old girl.
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    Spring Lake man surrenders on child sex charges, claims innocence Video included

    Nathan Cooley turns himself in on child sex charges. (Mike Lamia, WNCN) Nathan Cooley turns himself in on child sex charges. (Mike Lamia, WNCN)
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    A man wanted by police for posing as an officer and sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl surrendered to authorities Saturday. More>>

    NC WEATHER: Labor Day gets hotter, 90s all week

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    The hottest temperatures in more than a month are headed to North Carolina on Labor Day and the heat will stick around all week. More>>

    Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

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    Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers disrupted a Beijing official's speech Monday as he sought to explain a decision announced over the weekend to tightly limit voting reforms for the southern Chinese financial hub. More>>

    Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights

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    Severe thunderstorms across the Northeast on Sunday slowed operations at airports, wreaked havoc at outdoor sporting and musical events in New York and Philadelphia and sent people scurrying from a beach after three men... More>>

    US judge blocks enforcement of new La abortion law

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    A federal judge has temporarily blocked Louisiana from enforcing its restrictive new abortion law. But lawyers and advocates appeared to disagree about whether the judge's order affects doctors at all five abortion... More>>

    Cuba cracks down on goods in flyers' luggage

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    A carload of burly nephews and grandsons greeted Martha and Alfredo Gonzalez when they stepped out of Havana's international airport into the blazing heat of an August afternoon. More>>

    Chatham Co. man's pine coffins make for greener burials Video included

    Don Byrne works to make pine coffins with out any power tools for those who want to keep their carbon footprint small until the very end. Don Byrne works to make pine coffins with out any power tools for those who want to keep their carbon footprint small until the very end.
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    Don Byrne works to make pine coffins with out any power tools for those who want to keep their carbon footprint small until the very end. More>>

    1 dead in shooting at large party in Burlington

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    Investigators say one man was killed and a second critically injured in a shooting at a Burlington motel where several hundred people were gathered for a party. More>>

    What's happening to Common Core in NC?

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    The General Assembly passed a law this summer opponents of Common Core hope will derail its use in North Carolina's public schools.
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    Fayetteville man arrested on sex charges with 15-year-old

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    A Fayetteville man was arrested Saturday in Spring Lake on charges arising from his sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl. More>>

    Missing snow globe leads to dropped murder charge

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    A judge dropped a murder charge against a Burke County man accused of killing his stepfather. More>>

    Man shot in head outside Fayetteville home by masked gunman

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    Deputies are investigating a fatal shooting early Saturday morning after the victim had argued with someone earlier in the night at a Fayetteville nightclub. More>>

    Details unclear surrounding death of Fort Bragg paratrooper

    Pvt. 1st Class Lance D. Cuffee, of Norfolk, Virginia, died on or about Aug. 27 on post at Fort Bragg. Pvt. 1st Class Lance D. Cuffee, of Norfolk, Virginia, died on or about Aug. 27 on post at Fort Bragg.
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    The military is investigating the death of a Fort Bragg paratrooper earlier this week on base.
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    Family of Sampson Co. house fire victims pay respects Video included

    Six people, representing three different families, died in a house fire over the weekend. Six people, representing three different families, died in a house fire over the weekend.
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    Family and friends of six people who died in a house fire are paying respects. Flames ripped through a mobile home on Gibbs Road just outside the city of Garland in Sampson County early Saturday morning. More>>

    Islamist militia now guards US Embassy in Libya

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    An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander said Sunday, as onlookers toured the abandoned homes of diplomats who fled the... More>>

    Aftershocks follow 5.1 Alaska earthquake

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    Aftershocks continue to rattle interior Alaska after a 5.1-magnitude earthquake Saturday night. More>>

    Kure Beach man sets world record for longest surf

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    The Town of Kure Beach is now home to the newest surfing world record holder! More>>

    No. 23 Tar Heels beat Flames 56-29 in opener Video included

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    Marquise Williams accounted for four touchdowns while Jeff Schoettmer returned an interception for a score during North Carolina's game-turning flurry, helping the No. 23 Tar Heels beat Liberty 56-29 on Saturday night. More>>

    Boone throws for 4 TDs, Duke routs Elon 52-13 Video included

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    Anthony Boone threw a few more touchdown passes, Duke's offense put up even more big numbers and the Blue Devils claimed another home victory.For these Blue Devils, it was almost like 2013 never ended. More>>

    Man passes stopped school bus after huffing keyboard cleaner Video included

    Police say Adam Perlowich had five empty aerosol cans in his car after he passed a stopped school bus. Police say Adam Perlowich had five empty aerosol cans in his car after he passed a stopped school bus.
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    Police in South Carolina say a man sped past a stopped school bus Wednesday morning after he was seen huffing from several aerosol cans. More>>

    Small earthquake hits CA, near site of earlier 6.0 quake

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    The earthquake was located near the site of last week's earthquake.

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    Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional

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    Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen... More>>

    Alcohol a factor in fatal Moore Co. crash, highway patrol says

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    One man died early Saturday morning in a single-vehicle wreck in Vass, according to authorities. More>>

    NC State edges Georgia Southern 24-23 Video included

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    Jacoby Brissett threw for 291 yards and three second-half touchdowns to help North Carolina State beat Georgia Southern 24-23. More>>

    2 from Southern Pines killed in Morrisville train collision Video included

    Police say two people were inside a car hit by a train in Morrisville. Police say two people were inside a car hit by a train in Morrisville.
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    Police say two people are dead after a freight train collided with a car in Morrisville Friday night.
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    Granville Co. farmer donates 'ugly' corn to local charities Video included

    Nearly $3,000 worth of corn was donated to the Produce Box by farmer Gary Fuller, of Granville County. Nearly $3,000 worth of corn was donated to the Produce Box by farmer Gary Fuller, of Granville County.
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    Rather than throw away thousands of ears of "ugly but good" corn, foiled after very wet summer, a local farmer chose to donate them to the needy. More>>

    Ferguson slowly starting to make comeback

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    The unmistakable signs of healing are beginning to dot Ferguson, even the small area of this St. Louis-area suburb that was the center of attention for three weeks. But those in the community know they've got a long... More>>

    Chapel Hill-Carrboro schools composting reduces trash by 90 percent Video included

    A student at Smith Middle School composts what is left of her lunch. A student at Smith Middle School composts what is left of her lunch.
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    The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools district has turned to composting to cut the amount of trash it sends to the landfill by 90 percent. More>>

    6 dead in Sampson Co. mobile home fire Video included

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    Six people are dead after a mobile home caught fire early Saturday morning in Sampson County, investigators say.
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    2 charged in fatal Rocky Mount strip club shooting

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    Investigators say they have charged two men in a shooting death outside of a strip club in Rocky Mount. More>>

    Greensboro plans discussion on police body cameras

    Police in Carthage are the latest in North Carolina to try outfitting officers with body cameras. Police in Carthage are the latest in North Carolina to try outfitting officers with body cameras.
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    Officials in Greensboro have begun efforts to gather a panel of legal representatives to discuss police body worn cameras and public records. More>>

    Veterans see VA scandal as key in Congress races

    Some veterans say they have had to wait months to get care at local VA hospitals. Some veterans say they have had to wait months to get care at local VA hospitals.
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    The military veterans hanging out in USO-like comfort at a community college near Fort Bragg have a universal demand for politicians running for Congress - fix problems at medical centers run by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. More>>

    Infant drowns after wandering into grandmother's pool Video included

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    An 18-month-old child died Friday after being found unresponsive in his grandmother's pool at her Fayetteville home. More>>

    Mother concerned for safety of man missing for 2 weeks Video included

    James Chambers was last seen after work on Aug. 15, 2014. James Chambers was last seen after work on Aug. 15, 2014.
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    A Fayetteville family is looking for answers after a 28-year-old man disappeared more than 2 weeks ago. More>>

    Wrongfully arrested man speaks to NCCU ethics class Video included

    Charles Belk, who was wrongfully arrested in Beverly Hills, speaks to an ethics class via Skype. Charles Belk, who was wrongfully arrested in Beverly Hills, speaks to an ethics class via Skype.
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    A Durham man who was arrested for a crime he did not commit spoke to students at N.C. Central University about his experience. More>>

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    • What's happening to Common Core in NC?

      What's happening to Common Core in NC?

      Sunday, August 31 2014 4:06 PM EDT2014-08-31 20:06:55 GMT
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      The General Assembly passed a law this summer opponents of Common Core hope will derail its use in North Carolina's public schools.
      The General Assembly passed a law this summer opponents of Common Core hope will derail its use in North Carolina's public schools.
    • Missing snow globe leads to dropped murder charge

      Missing snow globe leads to dropped murder charge

      Sunday, August 31 2014 12:46 PM EDT2014-08-31 16:46:31 GMT
      A judge dropped a murder charge against a Burke County man accused of killing his stepfather.
      A judge dropped a murder charge against a Burke County man accused of killing his stepfather.
    • 2 charged in fatal Rocky Mount strip club shooting

      2 charged in fatal Rocky Mount strip club shooting

      Saturday, August 30 2014 1:36 PM EDT2014-08-30 17:36:29 GMT
      Investigators say they have charged two men in a shooting death outside of a strip club in Rocky Mount.
      Investigators say they have charged two men in a shooting death outside of a strip club in Rocky Mount.
    • PoliticsMore>>

    • Week of protests to wrap up at NC Capitol

      Week of protests to wrap up at NC Capitol

      Thursday, August 28 2014 7:13 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:13:38 GMT
      A coalition led by North Carolina's NAACP is wrapping up a week of demonstrations at the state capitol with a rally for voting rights.
      A coalition led by North Carolina's NAACP is wrapping up a week of demonstrations at the state capitol with a rally for voting rights.
    • Tillis to highlight NC teacher raises in TV ad

      Tillis to highlight NC teacher raises in TV ad

      Thursday, August 28 2014 7:11 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:11:43 GMT
      House Speaker Thom Tillis will highlight teacher pay raises approved by the North Carolina legislature this year in a television ad to first air on the eve of his first U.S. Senate debate with Democratic incumbent Kay Hagan.
      House Speaker Thom Tillis will highlight teacher pay raises approved by the North Carolina legislature this year in a television ad to first air on the eve of his first U.S. Senate debate with Democratic incumbent Kay Hagan.
    • Radio ads praise NC lawmakers for fracking votes

      Radio ads praise NC lawmakers for fracking votes

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 9:44 PM EDT2014-08-28 01:44:36 GMT
      The energy industry is thanking several North Carolina lawmakers who supported fracking legislation with radio ads in their districts as elections approach.
      The energy industry is thanking several North Carolina lawmakers who supported fracking legislation with radio ads in their districts as elections approach.
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    • House, Senate intel chiefs flag Islamic State risk

      House, Senate intel chiefs flag Islamic State risk

      Sunday, August 31 2014 12:41 PM EDT2014-08-31 16:41:00 GMT
      Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein says President Barack Obama may be "too cautious" in his approach to dealing with Islamic State militants.
      Leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees on Sunday prodded President Barack Obama to take decisive action against what they say are growing threats from Islamic State militants on U.S. soil.
    • Man passes stopped school bus after huffing keyboard cleaner

      Man passes stopped school bus after huffing keyboard cleaner

      Sunday, August 31 2014 9:39 AM EDT2014-08-31 13:39:37 GMT
      Police say Adam Perlowich had five empty aerosol cans in his car after he passed a stopped school bus.Police say Adam Perlowich had five empty aerosol cans in his car after he passed a stopped school bus.
      Police in South Carolina say a man sped past a stopped school bus Wednesday morning after he was seen huffing from several aerosol cans.
      Police in South Carolina say a man sped past a stopped school bus Wednesday morning after he was seen huffing from several aerosol cans.
    • Ferguson slowly starting to make comeback

      Ferguson slowly starting to make comeback

      Saturday, August 30 2014 3:40 PM EDT2014-08-30 19:40:37 GMT
      The unmistakable signs of healing are beginning to dot Ferguson, even the small area of this St. Louis-area suburb that was the center of attention for three weeks. 
      The unmistakable signs of healing are beginning to dot Ferguson, even the small area of this St. Louis-area suburb that was the center of attention for three weeks. But those in the community know they've got a long...
    • SportsMore>>

    • 49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence

      49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence

      Sunday, August 31 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:50:49 GMT
      Police in Northern California say San Francisco 49ers Ray McDonald has been arrested on domestic violence charges.
      San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested early Sunday on felony domestic violence charges after officers responded to a home in an upscale neighborhood, San Jose police said.
    • NC State to debut wolf-inspired uniforms against ODU

      NC State to debut wolf-inspired uniforms against ODU

      Sunday, August 31 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-08-31 23:44:49 GMT
      Designed by Adidas, N.C. State's alterntive uniforms feature black and red as the two primary color. (NC State Athletics)Designed by Adidas, N.C. State's alterntive uniforms feature black and red as the two primary color. (NC State Athletics)
      The Wolfpack will debut new alternative uniforms during next Saturday's match-up with Old Dominion.
      The Wolfpack will debut new alternative uniforms during next Saturday's match-up with Old Dominion.
    • Sam clears waivers, meets with Fisher

      Sam clears waivers, meets with Fisher

      Sunday, August 31 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-08-31 21:14:49 GMT
      Michael Sam showed up for his face-to-face exit meeting with St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher, a few hours after clearing waivers.
      Michael Sam was probably never an ideal fit with the St. Louis Rams and it had absolutely nothing to do with his sexual orientation.
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