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    Cary Police arrested Jessica Renee Parrisher, 28. She is accused of lying to police investigating the murder of a nurse in Cary. Cary Police arrested Jessica Renee Parrisher, 28. She is accused of lying to police investigating the murder of a nurse in Cary.

    Cary woman accused of lying to police in nurse's murder

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    A Cary woman has been arrested and accused of lying to police investigating the murder of a nurse in Cary last week. More>>

    Police: No report filed in UNC football incident Video included

    Yahoo Sports reported that a redshirt freshman sustained a concussion during a physical altercation with multiple teammates in his room at the Aloft hotel in Chapel Hill. Yahoo Sports reported that a redshirt freshman sustained a concussion during a physical altercation with multiple teammates in his room at the Aloft hotel in Chapel Hill.
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    Chapel Hill Police said Wednesday that no incident report had been filed at a hotel where an incident involving UNC football players took place. More>>

    Heart condition likely contributed to death of 71st High football player

    Evan Raines, a junior at Seventy-First High School, died after falling ill at the end of football practice. (Facebook) Evan Raines, a junior at Seventy-First High School, died after falling ill at the end of football practice. (Facebook)
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    A Seventy-First High School football player who died last summer after practice likely died as a result of cardiac arrhythmia. More>>

    NC WEATHER: Labor Day weekend gets hot; rain possible

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    Temperatures will continue to go up this week, but humidity will stay comfortable until the end of this work week. More>>

    McCrory asked not to defend NC gay marriage ban

    Gov. Pat McCrory (File Photo) Gov. Pat McCrory (File Photo)

    Same-sex couples and their families who want Gov. Pat McCrory to keep out of pending litigation challenging North Carolina's gay marriage ban are bringing names of their allies to his offices. More>>

    Time Warner Cable says outages largely resolved

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    Time Warner Cable said Wednesday service was largely restored after a problem that occurred during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours. More>>

    1 killed in crash on I-85 in Durham

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    Highway Patrol was investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash that happened Tuesday night on Interstate 85 North near the Durham Freeway. More>>

    Instructor killed when girl, 9, fires Uzi in Arizona Video included

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    A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi in ARIZONA. More>>

    Man killed in home invasion in Robeson County

    A Lumberton man has died after struggling with two men who broke into his home. More>>

    Charlotte mayor could be sentenced next week

    Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon speaks to NBC Charlotte reporter Rad Berky. (WCNC) Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon speaks to NBC Charlotte reporter Rad Berky. (WCNC)

    Former Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon could be sentenced as early as next week on a plea to a public corruption charge. More>>

    Louisiana Gov. Jindal sues feds over Common Core

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    In a move certain to bolster his national standing with conservatives, Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal sued the Obama administration Wednesday, hoping to strike a blow against the controversial Common Core education standards... More>>

    Durham teen charged in Aug. 9 murder

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    A 16-year-old has been charged with murder in connection with the Aug. 9 shooting of a man in Durham. More>>

    Boston Marathon bombing victim marries his nurse

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    If something good could come out of the Boston Marathon bombing, James Costello and Krista D'Agostino seem to have found it. More>>

    US official warns Ebola outbreak will get worse

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    A third top doctor has died from Ebola in Sierra Leone, a government official said Wednesday, as a leading American health official warned that the outbreak sweeping West Africa would get worse before it gets better. More>>

    Israeli leader declares victory in Gaza war

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    Israel's prime minister declared victory Wednesday in the recent war against Hamas in the Gaza Strip, saying the military campaign had dealt a heavy blow and a cease-fire deal gave no concessions to the Islamic... More>>

    US journalist thankful for work to secure freedom

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    A U.S. journalist speaking publicly for the first time since his release from a Syrian extremist group said Wednesday that he was overwhelmed to learn that so many "brave, determined and big-hearted" people were behind... More>>

    10 things to know about corporate inversions

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    Burger King is drawing a lot of flak over plans to shift its legal address to a foreign country by merging with Tim Hortons, the Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain. More>>

    UN panel: Crimes against humanity spread in Syria

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    The Syrian government has likely used chlorine gas to attack civilians while the Islamic State group fighting them has committed crimes against humanity with attacks on civilians in two provinces, an independent U.N.... More>>

    Judge: No timeline in 'modern' Oakwood home decision Video included

    Some neighbors in Oakwood complain Louis Cherry's design is too contemporary for the historic neighborhood. Some neighbors in Oakwood complain Louis Cherry's design is too contemporary for the historic neighborhood.
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    The fate of a contemporary home under construction in an historic downtown Raleigh neighborhood is in now in the hands of a judge. More>>

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    • Durham teen charged in Aug. 9 murder

      Durham teen charged in Aug. 9 murder

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:42 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:42:43 GMT
      A 16-year-old has been charged with murder in connection with the Aug. 9 shooting of a man in Durham.
      A 16-year-old has been charged with murder in connection with the Aug. 9 shooting of a man in Durham.
    • Cary woman accused of lying to police in nurse's murder

      Cary woman accused of lying to police in nurse's murder

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:12 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:12:11 GMT
      Cary Police arrested Jessica Renee Parrisher, 28. She is accused of lying to police investigating the murder of a nurse in Cary.Cary Police arrested Jessica Renee Parrisher, 28. She is accused of lying to police investigating the murder of a nurse in Cary.
      A Cary woman has been arrested and accused of lying to police investigating the murder of a nurse in Cary last week.
      A Cary woman has been arrested and accused of lying to police investigating the murder of a nurse in Cary last week.
    • Police: No report filed in UNC football incident

      Police: No report filed in UNC football incident

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-08-27 17:51:13 GMT
      Yahoo Sports reported that a redshirt freshman sustained a concussion during a physical altercation with multiple teammates in his room at the Aloft hotel in Chapel Hill.Yahoo Sports reported that a redshirt freshman sustained a concussion during a physical altercation with multiple teammates in his room at the Aloft hotel in Chapel Hill.
      Chapel Hill Police said Wednesday that no incident report had been filed at a hotel where an incident involving UNC football players took place.
      Chapel Hill Police said Wednesday that no incident report had been filed at a hotel where an incident involving UNC football players took place.
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    • UNC investigating possible football hazing incident

      UNC investigating possible football hazing incident

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 8:53 PM EDT2014-08-27 00:53:35 GMT
      Yahoo Sports reported that a redshirt freshman sustained a concussion during a physical altercation with multiple teammates in his room at the A-Loft hotel in Chapel Hill.Yahoo Sports reported that a redshirt freshman sustained a concussion during a physical altercation with multiple teammates in his room at the A-Loft hotel in Chapel Hill.
      UNC is investigating a possible hazing incident with the football team.
      UNC is investigating a possible hazing incident with the football team.
    • NFL's Gordon has DWI hearing moved to Nov.

      NFL's Gordon has DWI hearing moved to Nov.

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:00 PM EDT2014-08-26 16:00:53 GMT
      Josh Gordon of the Cleveland Browns has his hearing on a drunken-driving charge in Raleigh has been rescheduled for November.
      Josh Gordon of the Cleveland Browns has his hearing on a drunken-driving charge in Raleigh has been rescheduled for November.
    • USC star injures ankles in leap to save nephew

      USC star injures ankles in leap to save nephew

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:48 AM EDT2014-08-26 15:48:55 GMT
      A University of Southern California football player jumped from a second-floor balcony to help save a nephew who was struggling in a pool below, according to USCTrojans.com.
      A University of Southern California football player jumped from a second-floor balcony to help save a nephew who was struggling in a pool below, according to USCTrojans.com.
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    • 'Party mansion' in North Raleigh sells for $1 million

      'Party mansion' in North Raleigh sells for $1 million

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:42 PM EDT2014-08-26 16:42:52 GMT
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      A North Raleigh house commonly referred to as “the party mansion” sold last month for $1 million.
      A North Raleigh house commonly referred to as “the party mansion” sold last month for $1 million.
    • How to report drivers who pass stopped NC school buses

      How to report drivers who pass stopped NC school buses

      Monday, August 25 2014 5:25 PM EDT2014-08-25 21:25:40 GMT
      Thousands of motorists pass stopped school buses every day, and you can do something about it.The North Carolina Highway Patrol has a form for people who see a motorist pass a stopped school bus.Highway Patrol form to report drivers who pass school busesUnder North Carolina law, G.S. 20-217, drivers going either direction must stop when a school bus is stopped to let children off. Drivers are not supposed to continue until the bus has completed dropping the children off and begun to move agai...
      Thousands of motorists pass stopped school buses every day, and you can do something about it.The North Carolina Highway Patrol has a form for people who see a motorist pass a stopped school bus.Highway Patrol form to report drivers who pass school busesUnder North Carolina law, G.S. 20-217, drivers going either direction must stop when a school bus is stopped to let children off. Drivers are not supposed to continue until the bus has completed dropping the children off and begun to move agai...
    • NC State students develop nail polish to battle date rape

      NC State students develop nail polish to battle date rape

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:31 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:31:05 GMT
      Four N.C. State students teamed up to invent a nail polish that changes color when it comes in contact with date-rape drugs.
      Four N.C. State students teamed up to invent a nail polish that changes color when it comes in contact with date-rape drugs.
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