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News Minute: Here is the latest North Carolina news from The Associated Press

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina NAACP leaders are accusing Senate leader Phil Berger of unlawfully misleading potential voters watching his television ad that highlights his role passing a photo identification requirement to vote in person. Berger's campaign had no immediate comment on the complaint.

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A crackdown on drunken driving that ran from Aug. 15 until Sept. 1 led to nearly 2,800 arrests for impaired driving. The N.C. Department of Transportation says officers also issued more than 100,000 traffic and criminal citations and recovered 217 stolen vehicles.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - State regulators have proposed a $6,500 fine after citing the Winston-Salem Fire Department for three violations of workplace safety regulations. State officials say the department was cited for having defective equipment and failing to provide certain kinds of training.

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A prosecutor says suspended Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon will receive probation and undergo a substance-abuse assessment after pleading guilty to a drunken-driving charge in North Carolina. Acting Wake County district attorney Ned Mangum says Gordon received a 60-day suspended jail sentence and one year of unsupervised probation Tuesday.

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