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    St. Augustine's has tapped Dr. Everett Blair Ward to be the university's interim president after the school's board of trustees fired president Dianne Boardley Suber earlier this month before she could retire. More>>

    Cooler breezes today; next shower chance, Friday

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    A cold front that moved through the state will allow cooler but drier air into central North Carolina today.  Another cold front will approach the state on Friday.


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    9th suspect arrested in Wake Forest kidnapping

    Frank Janssen was kidnapped from his Wake Forest home on April 5. Frank Janssen was kidnapped from his Wake Forest home on April 5.
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    The ninth suspect named in an indictment handed up Tuesday has been arrested in connection with the kidnapping of a Wake Forest man.   
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    Drone company says NC should require warrants for police surveillance

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    A company that manufactures drones is pushing for restrictions in NC policy.
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    Wake Co. school board approves $1.4B budget for 2014-15 Video included

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    The Wake County school board unanimously approved the district's proposed $1.37 billion budget Tuesday for the 2014-15 school year. More>>

    Indictment: Prosecutor was target of Wake Forest kidnapping Video included

    The U.S. Department of Justice said Kevin Melton has been charged with conspiring to kidnap in relation to the abduction of Frank Janssen from his Wake Forest home The U.S. Department of Justice said Kevin Melton has been charged with conspiring to kidnap in relation to the abduction of Frank Janssen from his Wake Forest home
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    Nine people have been indicted in connection with the kidnapping of a Wake Forest man whose daughter prosecuted a high-ranking member of the Bloods street gang. More>>

    SBI investigates 15 Instagram accounts linked to nude photos of Wake Co. teens Video included

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    The State Bureau of Investigation obtained a search warrant for user information and content for 15 Instagram accounts in its probe of nude photos of students in Wake County. More>>

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    • 9th suspect arrested in Wake Forest kidnapping

      9th suspect arrested in Wake Forest kidnapping

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:01 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:01:55 GMT
      Frank Janssen was kidnapped from his Wake Forest home on April 5.Frank Janssen was kidnapped from his Wake Forest home on April 5.
      The ninth suspect named in an indictment handed up Tuesday has been arrested in connection with the kidnapping of a Wake Forest man.   
      The ninth suspect named in an indictment handed up Tuesday has been arrested in connection with the kidnapping of a Wake Forest man.   
    • St. Aug's names interim president

      St. Aug's names interim president

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:13 AM EDT2014-04-23 15:13:05 GMT
      St. Augustine's has tapped Dr. Everett Blair Ward to be the university's interim president after the school's board of trustees fired president Dianne Boardley Suber earlier this month before she could retire.
      St. Augustine's has tapped Dr. Everett Blair Ward to be the university's interim president after the school's board of trustees fired president Dianne Boardley Suber earlier this month before she could retire.
    • Dr. Campbell: New treatments for migraine headaches

      Dr. Campbell: New treatments for migraine headaches

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:51 AM EDT2014-04-23 11:51:27 GMT

      The FDA has just approved a new device to prevent migraine headaches. This is the first device of its kind and may revolutionize the way we treat headaches.

      The FDA has just approved a new device to prevent migraine headaches. This is the first device of its kind and may revolutionize the way we treat headaches.

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    • Mom bites off dog's ear to save daughter during attack

      Mom bites off dog's ear to save daughter during attack

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:49 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:49:19 GMT
      Image from CNN/KHOU-TVImage from CNN/KHOU-TV
      In a backyard in Alvin, swings a very lucky girl. Her name is Mackenzi Plass, or Kenzi for short, and she survived a dog attack and has undergone several surgeries."She'll be two and a half in May," said her very proud mother Chelsi Camp. "She's doing great. You wouldn't know it if you couldn't see."Mackenzi has scars on her face after the ordeal just weeks ago that put her mother's animal instincts to the test."You do whatever you can," said Camp. "I don't have physical strength at my side."...
      In a backyard in Alvin, swings a very lucky girl. Her name is Mackenzi Plass, or Kenzi for short, and she survived a dog attack and has undergone several surgeries."She'll be two and a half in May," said her very proud mother Chelsi Camp. "She's doing great. You wouldn't know it if you couldn't see."Mackenzi has scars on her face after the ordeal just weeks ago that put her mother's animal instincts to the test."You do whatever you can," said Camp. "I don't have physical strength at my side."...
    • Owner of Raleigh 'Party Mansion' guilty of tax evasion

      Owner of Raleigh 'Party Mansion' guilty of tax evasion

      Monday, April 14 2014 4:07 PM EDT2014-04-14 20:07:04 GMT
      Claude Verbal II, who now lives in Miami, pleads guilty to a number of federal tax evasion charges.
      Claude Verbal II, who now lives in Miami, pleads guilty to a number of federal tax evasion charges.
    • Indictment: Prosecutor was target of Wake Forest kidnapping

      Indictment: Prosecutor was target of Wake Forest kidnapping

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:57 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:57:33 GMT
      The U.S. Department of Justice said Kevin Melton has been charged with conspiring to kidnap in relation to the abduction of Frank Janssen from his Wake Forest homeThe U.S. Department of Justice said Kevin Melton has been charged with conspiring to kidnap in relation to the abduction of Frank Janssen from his Wake Forest home
      Nine people have been indicted in connection with the kidnapping of a Wake Forest man whose daughter prosecuted a high-ranking member of the Bloods street gang.
      Nine people have been indicted in connection with the kidnapping of a Wake Forest man whose daughter prosecuted a high-ranking member of the Bloods street gang.
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    • WNCN investigates coal ash in NC

      WNCN investigates coal ash in NC

      Duke Energy says it will take at least two years to clean up the entire mess left by a collapsed pipe at its retired Dan River Steam Station, as well as sites near Asheville and Charlotte.
      Duke Energy says it will take at least two years to clean up the entire mess left by a collapsed pipe at its retired Dan River Steam Station, as well as sites near Asheville and Charlotte.
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