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    Flibanserin is a non-hormonal drug that treats sexual dysfunction in pre-menopausal women. Flibanserin is a non-hormonal drug that treats sexual dysfunction in pre-menopausal women.

    Pink pill may be miracle drug for women with low sex drives Video included

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    A Triangle company is leading the charge to provide groundbreaking treatment for women who have low sex drives. More>>

    Calendar changes considered at 5 Wake County schools

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    To ease overcrowding, Wake County Schools may calendar changes at four elementary schools and one middle school for the 2015-2016 school year. More>>

    350 more troops assigned to US Embassy in Baghdad

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    The U.S. is adding 350 more troops to help protect the American Embassy in Baghdad and its support facilities in the capital, raising the number of U.S. forces in the country to over 1,000, officials said Tuesday. More>>

    Raleigh political ad producer says negative ads work Video included

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    The Senate race between Sen. Kay Hagan and House Speaker Thom Tillis has its share of negative ads produced by third parties. More>>

    NC WEATHER: Better rain chance, not as hot Wednesday

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    The hottest temperatures of the week hit North Carolina Tuesday, but we may not be able to use the word cool until next week.  More>>

    Another American missionary doctor has Ebola Video included

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    Another American missionary has tested positive for the Ebola virus, according to SIM USA of Charlotte. More>>

    Ebola survivor: 'I felt like I was going to die'

    In the interview, Dr. Kent Brantly said he feared his own death, telling a nurse at one point: "I'm sick. I have no reserve and I don't know how long I can keep this up." In the interview, Dr. Kent Brantly said he feared his own death, telling a nurse at one point: "I'm sick. I have no reserve and I don't know how long I can keep this up."
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    A U.S. doctor who survived after contracting Ebola while doing missionary work in Liberia is "very close" to the doctor most recently diagnosed with the disease and has spent time in "tearful prayer" for him, according to an interview with NBC News aired Tuesday. More>>

    ISIS claims beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff Video included

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    The Islamic State militant group released a video Tuesday that it claimed shows the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff.

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    Raleigh council member Crowder to resign to battle cancer

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    Raleigh City Council member Thomas Crowder has testicular cancer and will resign from the council, he said Tuesday. More>>

    New cricket spreading in NC, NC State researchers say

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    Researchers from N.C. State University finds that non-native camel cricket species have spread into homes across the eastern United States. More>>

    Duke Energy, Dominion to build $5B natural gas pipeline Video included

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    Duke Energy is proposing a $5 billion pipeline to connect the Southeast with natural gas being produced in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. More>>

    Raleigh's International Festival set for Sept. 19-21

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    The International Festival, a celebration of the rich variety of cultures that make up our region, returns to downtown Raleigh Sept. 19-21. More>>

    RTP researchers working on Ebola vaccines

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    North Carolina researchers are leading the charge in creating a vaccine for the Ebola virus.The National Institute of Health is working with GlaxoSmithKline, which has offices in Research Triangle Park, to start human trials of an Ebola virus vaccine this week. A Durham-based company, BioCryst, could soon do the same. More>>

    2 NC men's convictions overturned in 1983 killing

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    North Carolina judge overturns convictions of 2 men in 1983 murder of 11-year-old girl, orders release.Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. More>>

    Persons of interest used Georgia murder victim's credit cards in NC, SC

    Police said the two persons of interest used a murder victim's credit card in Dunn. Police said the two persons of interest used a murder victim's credit card in Dunn.
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    Raleigh police released photos taken in Dunn of two persons of interest in a 2010 Georgia murder. More>>

    Tillis, Hagan gear up for 1st NC Senate debate

    Sen. Kay Hagain (D) and House Speaker Thom Tillis (R) Sen. Kay Hagain (D) and House Speaker Thom Tillis (R)
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    North Carolina's leading U.S. Senate candidates finally meet in person to trade barbs live on statewide television. More>>

    Spring Lake registered sex offender who claims innocence due in court Video included

    Nathan Cooley turns himself in on child sex charges. Nathan Cooley turns himself in on child sex charges.
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    A registered sex offender accused of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl in Spring Lake is expected in court Tuesday afternoon. More>>

    Kinston police say death of 1-month-old a homicide

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    Police in Kinston say the February death of a 1-month-old boy was homicide. More>>

    NC court upholds ban of fan from UNC sports events

    The state Court of Appeals has upheld the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's lifetime ban of a fan who allegedly harassed female soccer players. More>>

    Hagan, Tillis tied in Senate race, new data shows

    Sen. Kay Hagain (D) and House Speaker Thom Tillis (R) Sen. Kay Hagain (D) and House Speaker Thom Tillis (R)
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    As Sen. Kay Hagan and House Speaker Thom Tillis prepare to debate Wednesday night, new data shows the race is tight. More>>

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    • 30 teens escape from Nashville detention center

      30 teens escape from Nashville detention center

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:31 PM EDT2014-09-02 23:31:57 GMT
      A spokesman says more than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 are still being sought.
      Thirty teens "overwhelmed" their minders at a juvenile detention center by simultaneously breaking out of four dormitories and then crawling under a weak spot in a chain-link fence. By Tuesday evening, seven were still on...
    • Attorney: Detroit needs debt plan to survive

      Attorney: Detroit needs debt plan to survive

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:44:14 GMT
      Lawyers for Detroit will attempt to convince a judge with the start of the city's bankruptcy trial that its plans to wipe out billions of dollars in debt should be approved.
      The plan to restructure billions of dollars in debt is the vehicle the Motor City needs to free up funds to provide services to residents and allow the city to survive, one of Detroit's attorneys told the federal judge...
    • US strike targets leader of Somali extremist group

      US strike targets leader of Somali extremist group

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:17 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:17:32 GMT
      U.S. military forces attacked the Islamic extremist al-Shabab network in an operation in Somalia on Monday, the Pentagon said, in a strike a Somali official said targeted the group's fugitive leader.
      U.S. airstrikes in Somalia may have killed the leader of the Islamic extremist group al-Shabab, with a militant commander saying Tuesday that he was in a car that was struck and that six people died.
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    • Tom Watson fills out his Ryder Cup team

      Tom Watson fills out his Ryder Cup team

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:53 PM EDT2014-09-03 00:53:20 GMT
      Keegan Bradley hasn't stopped thinking about playing in another Ryder Cup. U.S. captain Tom Watson gave him that chance Tuesday night.
      U.S. captain Tom Watson went with experience and a gut feeling Tuesday night when he filled out his Ryder Cup team with Keegan Bradley, Hunter Mahan and Webb Simpson.
    • NC State to debut wolf-inspired uniforms against ODU

      NC State to debut wolf-inspired uniforms against ODU

      Monday, September 1 2014 2:51 PM EDT2014-09-01 18:51:53 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.
    • Tony Stewart's return to race track ends early

      Tony Stewart's return to race track ends early

      Monday, September 1 2014 12:40 AM EDT2014-09-01 04:40:38 GMT
      Tony Stewart's return to the track has been marred by a collision with Kyle Busch that sent the No. 14 car into the wall at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
      Tony Stewart climbed from his battered car, took a big gulp of water, and surveyed the damage.
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