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Veterans find healing for PTSD with new therapy Video included

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Some veterans who struggle with PTSD are finding help through
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NC GOP Senate candidates face off as early voting begins

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The four top-polling Republican Senate candidates, vying to unseat Democrat Kay Hagan, debated on Wednesday night in Raleigh, the night before early voting was set to begin. The primary is May 6, but voters can start heading to the polls on Thursday.During the half hour televised debate, State House of Representatives Speaker Thom Tillis of Charlotte said he was leading a conservative revolution in Raleigh, cutting regulations and taking credit for falling unemployment numbers. Tillis faces c... More>>

Cary's Green Hope named top high school in NC Video included

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Cary’s Green Hope High School was named the top high school in North Carolina by the U.S. News and World Report. More>>

Road closures, detours for Tar Heel 10 Miler

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Traffic will be detoured in areas of Chapel Hill from 7 to 10 a.m. on April 26 for the Tar Heel 10 Miler and Fleet Feet Sports 4 Mile Run.
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NC judge to rule against teacher tenure state law Video included

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A Guilford County judge is backing two school districts fighting a North Carolina law that phases out job protections for public school teachers in favor of employment contracts. More>>

Feds launch campaign at NCCU to combat sexual assaults on campuses Video included

Associate Attorney General Tony West speaks to officials at North Carolina Central University. Associate Attorney General Tony West speaks to officials at North Carolina Central University.
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Top officials with the Department of Justice launched a nationwide college tour Wednesday at North Carolina Central University.
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More than $100k in penalties issued in NC State Fair accident Video included

Five people were injured on the Vortex when the ride jolted into motion at the 2013 N.C. State Fair. Five people were injured on the Vortex when the ride jolted into motion at the 2013 N.C. State Fair.
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The Department of Labor issued more than $100k in penalties in connection with an accident at the State Fair in 2013 that injured five people.
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Committee proposes rules for drone use in NC Video included

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A legislative committee approved a set of regulations that it hopes will calm people's fears about the use of drones while allowing the industry to flourish. More>>

Raleigh police release photos of robbers of sweepstakes parlor

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Raleigh police released images of two suspects said to have shot a man at an Internet sweepstakes parlor in Raleigh Wednesday on Crabtree Boulevard. More>>

Medal of Honor nominee recounts deadly attack

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For U.S. Army Sergeant Kyle White, the firefight began without warning. More>>

Campbell University president to retire in 2015 Video included

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Campbell University says President Jerry Wallace will retire in 2015, ending an 11-year tenure highlighted by the opening of a medical school and the resurrection of the football program.
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Video shows Onslow Co. deputy yelling at man for not putting down cellphone

Video of Onslow County Deputy Natalie Barber was uploaded to YouTube Tuesday by the website "Photography is Not a Crime," which promotes the recording of law enforcement. Video of Onslow County Deputy Natalie Barber was uploaded to YouTube Tuesday by the website "Photography is Not a Crime," which promotes the recording of law enforcement.
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An Onslow County sheriff's deputy seen in a video in which she yells at a man and arrests him for not putting his cellphone down will receive six weeks of training.
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Republican NC Senate candidates meet in debate

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Thom Tillis largely shrugged off criticism about aspects of his legislative record from one of the three other candidates participating in their first television debate. More>>

9th suspect arrested in Wake Forest kidnapping Video included

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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St. Aug's names interim president Video included

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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>>

Florida woman denied flight in NC with oxygen tank

A Florida woman says an airline worker at a North Carolina airport refused to allow her to fly home with an oxygen tank because she didn't have the proper paperwork. More>>

Dr. Campbell: New treatments for migraine headaches Video included

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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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Price to attend celebration of RDU Terminal 1

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U.S. Rep. David Price is scheduled to attend a formal ceremony mark the reopening of the refurbished Terminal 1 at Raleigh-Durham International Airport. More>>

Netflix poised to raise prices after strong 1Q

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Netflix is preparing a sequel unlikely to be a hit with its subscribers.
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Republicans in NC's Senate race trade few hits

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A rival to North Carolina's Republican Senate primary front runner is picking at Thom Tillis' legislative record in the primary's first head-to-head encounter on live TV. More>>

Wilmington student gets into 7 Ivy League schools

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Thousands of students apply to Ivy League schools, but very few are accepted. Wilmington native Patrick Peoples has the distinct honor of getting into seven of them. More>>

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>>

NC employee union takes pension complaints to feds Video included

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The union representing thousands of state workers is complaining to federal securities regulators on how the state's treasurer is managing the $86 billion pension system. More>>

Suspect wanted in Fayetteville Food Lion shooting

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Fayetteville police have identified a suspect in connection with a shooting April 16 in a Food Lion parking lot.
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Body found near Cape Fear River in Fayetteville

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Fayetteville police confirmed a body was found near the Cape Fear River Tuesday afternoon. More>>

Neighbors, university work to find solution for 'noisy' student housing Video included

People who live in neighborhoods near Duke's campus are complaining about noise and trash from parties held by students. People who live in neighborhoods near Duke's campus are complaining about noise and trash from parties held by students.
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People who live in neighborhoods near Duke's campus are complaining about noise and trash from parties held by students.
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Man shoots at Johnston Co. deputy Video included

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A Johnston County deputy was shot at while responding a call Tuesday afternoon on Lees Union Church Road in Four Oaks.
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Chapel Hill Ronald McDonald House breaks ground on expansion Video included

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The Ronald McDonald House broke ground Tuesday on an expansion to its Chapel Hill location. More>>

Area Michaels stores among those breached Video included

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Some Michaels stores in North Carolina were among those that had security breaches.
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Health food advocates aim to alleviate Raleigh's 'food deserts' Video included

In southeast Raleigh -- one of the USDA's food deserts -- people often walk to the Food Lion to get their groceries. In southeast Raleigh -- one of the USDA's food deserts -- people often walk to the Food Lion to get their groceries.
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While legislators continue to discuss how to bring an oasis to the food deserts that plague the state, health food advocates are doing what they can to make residents in these areas of Wake County healthier. More>>

Raleigh man arrested, jailed for drug trafficking

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Authorities say a Raleigh man faces multiple drug charges following a traffic stop in Greenville. More>>

Raleigh police search for suspect in 3 armed robberies

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Police said a man robbed a Papa John's on April 16 and two separate Subways on March 22 and April 18. 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>>

Willingham to leave UNC, says work environment has become 'unpleasant' Video included

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The reading specialist who questioned the literacy level of athletes at UNC Chapel Hill will leave the university at the end of the semester.
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Novartis reshapes business with GSK, Lilly deals

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Novartis launched a major overhaul of its business Tuesday, unveiling a series of multibillion-dollar deals with Britain's GlaxoSmithKline and the U.S.'s Eli Lilly & Co. More>>

Grandparents killed in fire near Creedmoor Video included

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Sam Long and mom Madelene Long died Tuesday morning when a fire ripped through their home near Creedmoor. More>>

Longview School in Raleigh closing after transformer blows

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Longview School in Raleigh closed early Tuesday because of a blown transformer.
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$10M park, amphitheater opening at North Hills Video included

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A new music venue will open in Raleigh this weekend, and its developer hopes the $10 million space will be much more to North Hills' visitors. More>>

The Clueless Chick: Mother's Day gift ideas Video included

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Mother’s Day is right around the corner, which means it’s time for you guys out there to start shopping, or help your kids start shopping!
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Man pepper sprayed after stealing Duke student's backpack

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A man was pepper sprayed and then arrested Monday after he stole a backpack from a Duke student and tried to run away.
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Durham Boy Scout leader accused of child sex crimes Video included

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The Durham County Sheriff's Office said John Herbert Adams, 50, of Bahama took nude photos of a girl between the age of 3 and 4 years old. More>>

Durham city council approves $4M incentive for 26-story high rise Video included

An artist's rending of a 26-story high rise in downtown Raleigh. An artist's rending of a 26-story high rise in downtown Raleigh.
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Millions of tax payer dollars will help developers fund a 26-story high rise in Durham. More>>

Pittsboro couple joins Obamas for White House Easter Egg Roll Video included

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President Obama and the first lady kicked off the 136th annual White House Easter Egg Roll Monday with more than 30,000 people assembling on the south lawn.
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Off-course events scheduled during US Opens at Pinehurst Video included

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Plans are now in place for several events in downtown Pinehurst and Southern Pines during the two weeks when the U.S. Open and Women’s Open are played at Pinehurst in June. More>>

Boy, 16, survives after flying in wheel well from Calif. to Hawaii Video included

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A 16-year old Santa Clara boy appears to be OK after flying in the wheel well of a Hawaiian Airlines flight from San Jose Mineta Airport to Honolulu. More>>

Nearly 36,000 take part in marathon a year after deadly bombing Video included

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Under heavy security, nearly 36,000 runners hit the streets Monday in the first Boston Marathon since last year's deadly bombing. More>>

Boston Marathon winner to attend Fayetteville's All American Marathon

Meb Keflezighi, of San Diego, Calif., celebrates his victory with an American flag after the 118th Boston Marathon. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) Meb Keflezighi, of San Diego, Calif., celebrates his victory with an American flag after the 118th Boston Marathon. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
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The winner of this year's Boston Marathon, Meb Keflezighi, will attend the All American Marathon in Fayetteville next month.
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Duke Energy calls coal ash spill 'an accident,' says it has responded Video included

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Duke Energy is defending its coal ash response in documents to the SEC.
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Tibbs arrested in Wake Forest kidnapping case Video included

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Jakym Camek Tibbs, 21, aka "Jak," was captured in Harrisburg, Pa., Monday morning. More>>

Duke Energy to start testing sirens at Harris Plant Tuesday

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Duke Energy will test the sirens at its Harris Plant beginning Tuesday.
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Search is on for next Durham Public Schools superintendent Video included

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Today, Durham Public Schools wants to hear from you about the qualities it should look for in its next superintendent. More>>

Missing 10-month-old child found, father arrested Video included

Police said Tamiyah Elssy Bryant was taken around 8:15 a.m. Saturday by her father Rodney Bryant. He was seen driving a white 2002 Suzuki XL7 with a Washington state license plate. Police said Tamiyah Elssy Bryant was taken around 8:15 a.m. Saturday by her father Rodney Bryant. He was seen driving a white 2002 Suzuki XL7 with a Washington state license plate.
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A 10-month-old girl reported missing Saturday morning was found safe in Emporia, Virginia, and her father has been arrested.
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NC March employment numbers show improvement

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The state’s seasonally adjusted March unemployment rate was 6.3 percent, decreasing 0.1 of a percentage point from February’s revised rate of 6.4 percent, the N.C. Department of Commerce said Monday.
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Raleigh Neighbors worried about used car lot on Glenwood Ave. Video included

A used car lot will soon occupy the space that once housed a Ragazzi's Italian Restaurant. A used car lot will soon occupy the space that once housed a Ragazzi's Italian Restaurant.
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A new business is coming to Glenwood Avenue in Raleigh, but it's not the welcome news one might expect.   
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Cyclists rally for family of slain Hope Mills teen Locklear Video included

Hundreds of motorcycles filled the parking lot at Hella's in Hope Mills Sunday afternoon to remember the life of 15-year-old Danielle Locklear. Hundreds of motorcycles filled the parking lot at Hella's in Hope Mills Sunday afternoon to remember the life of 15-year-old Danielle Locklear.
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Hundreds of motorcycles filled the parking lot at Hella's in Fayetteville Sunday afternoon to remember the life of 15-year-old Danielle Locklear.
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Marijuana group celebrates 4/20 with new Raleigh chapter Video included

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On this twentieth day of April, 4/20, some people in Raleigh are pushing for changes to the state's marijuana laws. More>>

NC report expands on jobless rate drop, more work

North Carolina officials are releasing a report offering more details on employment conditions in March, when nearly 20,000 jobs were added and the jobless rate fell to 6.3 percent. More>>

16-year-old stabbed during fight with younger brother Video included

Police say a 13-year-old stabbed his 16-year-old brother during a fight at their home in Cary. Police say a 13-year-old stabbed his 16-year-old brother during a fight at their home in Cary.
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Police are investigating a stabbing involving 13- and 16-year-old brothers Sunday afternoon at a home in Cary.  
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McIntyre's retirement opens door for GOP in NC 7th

Democratic Rep. Mike McIntyre will retire after nine terms representing North Carolina's 7th Congressional district. Democratic Rep. Mike McIntyre will retire after nine terms representing North Carolina's 7th Congressional district.
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With McIntyre announcing his retirement after nine terms representing North Carolina's 7th Congressional district, Rouzer is back on the ballo.     More>>

Missing Fayetteville girl found safe, police say

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A 10-year-old Fayetteville girl reported missing on Saturday was located safe, police said.
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Garner police issue arrest warrant for father involved in Amber Alert Video included

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Garner police obtained a warrant for the arrest of the father of a 10-month-old child who has been missing since Saturday morning.
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Methodist Orphanage reunites for 'family reunion' for Easter Video included

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Many people use the Easter holiday to get together with family and loved ones.
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Hagan contrasts persona, GOP in NC Senate campaign

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Kay Hagan's self-identification as a middle-of-the-road U.S. senator who fights for the middle class, among other groups, and responds effectively to constituent requests may sound trite coming from any politician's mouth seeking re-election. More>>

Cooper asks NC court to intervene in rate increase

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Attorney General Roy Cooper is asking the N.C. Supreme Court to intervene once again on behalf of consumers in light of a decision to restore a rate increase sought by Duke Energy. More>>

Meth lab found in Clayton home Video included

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The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office said two people were arrested Friday after deputies found what was described as an “elaborate setup” for making methamphetamine at a home in Clayton. More>>

Second runner who died during Raleigh marathon identified Video included

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The second of two men who died running in Raleigh’s Rock’n’Roll Marathon was Jason Schlosser of High Point. More>>

NC clergy write to Republican government leaders

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Several clergy members opposed to Republican policies approved in North Carolina are asking to meet with GOP state government leaders before the legislative session begin next month. More>>

Food stamp backlog still costs NC governments

Meeting deadlines set by federal regulators to eliminate North Carolina's backlog of food stamp applications still came with a cost to state and local governments. More>>

College cost cut for some veterans draws praise in Fayetteville Video included

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Helping veterans and businesses is the goal of a new plan from Governor Pat McCrory. More>>

North Carolina has country's 2nd-largest increase in March employment

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North Carolina added 19,400 jobs in March, according the government statistics.
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Man evades police, steals car in Durham

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Durham Police are still looking for the man who eluded capture Thursday night.
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Raleigh man jumps from second-story porch to avoid robbers Video included

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Raleigh Police are looking for two suspects after the robbery on Aileen Drive.
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Pitt County man killed when pinned under tractor

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Investigators in Pitt County say a man was killed when his tractor jumped into gear and pinned him under a tire. More>>

Easter falls on same day as key day for marijuana users

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In stoner culture, 420 is code for a key day in the year. This year, that day falls on Easter.
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Durham Rescue Mission provides meals, baskets to needy

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The Durham Rescue mission and dozens of volunteers are preparing Easter meals and putting together baskets for those in need for the annual Easter Community Pig Pickin’ Dinner and Easter Basket Giveaway. More>>

Mount Everest avalanche kills at least 12

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An avalanche at Mount Everest kills at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaves four missing.
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Earthquake shakes Mexican capital

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A seemingly strong earthquake is shaking Mexico's capital. There is no immediate word of damage or casualties and seismologists have not yet issued a calculation of its power or epicenter. More>>

Cleveland County shelter to stop using gas chamber

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Cleveland County will stop using a gas chamber for euthanasia of unwanted animals. More>>

Henderson apple growers optimistic about cold

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The colder than usual winter may have helped save the apple crop in western North Carolina. More>>

Bodie, Cape Hatteras lighthouses to open

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Two of North Carolina's best-known lighthouses are opening to the public for the summer season. More>>

Wake Schools: 600 teachers have quit this school year Video included

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Wake County Public Schools held a press conference Thursday to talk about the alarming increase in mid-year teacher resignations. More>>

Training continues as cut looms for Fort Bragg's 440th AW Video included

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Despite a plan to inactivate the 440 Airlift Wing, the unit carries on with its training based at Pope Field on Fort Bragg. More>>

Fayetteville police release photos in Food Lion shooting

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Fayetteville police released photos of two persons of interest in the shooting of a 39-year-old man Wednesday at the Food Lion on Rose Hill Road. More>>

Cold snap threatens North Carolina apple crop

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Farmers and agricultural officials in western North Carolina are working to assess possible damage to fruit crops from this week's freezing temperatures.
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Cary police canvass area of reported sexual assault Video included

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Cary police canvassed the area where man is accused of sexually assaulting a young woman Saturday. More>>

Durham man arrested in Indiana on sex assault charge

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A Durham man wanted for sexually assaulting a juvenile was arrested Wednesday in Indiana, police said. More>>

Chapel Hill council considers redevelopment, affordable housing Video included

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Chapel Hill Town Council is considering a proposal to stimulate development in one of the town’s oldest and largest commercial areas. More>>

NCDOT truck driver charged in fatal collision

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A man driving an N.C. Department of Transportation excavator truck is charged with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle after colliding with a van driven by an off-duty Tarboro police officer. More>>

McCrory coal ash bill blasted as 'step backward' Video included

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Gov. Pat McCrory called his coal ash regulation a step forward, but a Southern Environmental Law Center lawyer disagrees.

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McCrory unveils plan to tighten regulations on coal ash Video included

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Gov. McCrory unveiled a plan Wednesday to tighten regulations on coal ash.
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Cooper, other lawyers resolve NC defamation case

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North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper has settled a longstanding case with a family of Raleigh lawyers who sued him for defamation in a television commercial he aired in his campaign for the job 14 years ago. More>>

Central prison correctional officer resigns amid drug charges

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A correctional officer at Central Prison in Raleigh resigned Thursday after facing drug charges. More>>

NC judge considers if districts can sue on tenure

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A judge in Greensboro is considering whether two school districts can sue the state over North Carolina's teacher tenure law. More>>

NC Medicaid keeps shortfall at $120-$140 million

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The agency running Medicaid in North Carolina is sticking to its previous shortfall projection as unpaid claims and application backlogs remain. More>>

Former Army sergeant to receive Medal of Honor

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President Barack Obama will award the Medal of Honor to former Army Sergeant Kyle J. White, who put his own life at risk in an hours-long effort to save fellow service members during a 2007 ambush in Afghanistan. More>>

Gov. McCrory announces jobs initiative plan for veterans Video included

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Gov. Pat McCrory announced a major jobs initiative plan to help military veterans get jobs after serving their country. More>>

Another arrest made in Wake Forest kidnapping case Video included

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Quan Thompson has been arrested in the case of a Wake Forest man who was kidnapped because his daughter is a Wake Co. prosecutor.
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Raleigh lauded for commitment to solar power

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Raleigh is applauded for its commitment to solar power in a news conference Thursday.
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Viral video: Medic raps instructions for kids

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When it comes to teaching injured kids proper cast maintenance, a rapping Army medic tells them all they need to know in just a few rhymes. More>>

Duke's Jabari Parker will enter NBA Draft Video included

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Duke freshman Jabari Parker is entering the NBA Draft, the school announced Thursday.
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2 more flu deaths in North Carolina

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Two more North Carolinians have died from the flu, according to numbers released Thursday by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. More>>

Hope Mills can pursue claim against dam builder

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The case of the Hope Mills Lake dam that failed almost four years ago continues in court now that a judge has ruled the town can pursue a negligence claim against one of the builders. More>>

Former Randolph County teacher faces charges

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A former Randolph County teacher has been arrested on charges in connection with sexual contact with or illegal photography of students. More>>

Lucettegrace pastry chef Daniel Benjamin visits WNCN Today Video included

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Pastry chef Daniel Benjamin from lucettegrace joined WNCN Today Thursday morning to show off one of his delicious desserts and to talk about an upcoming culinary event in Durham. More>>

Ft. Bragg soldier accused of Philadelphia robbery

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An Army paratrooper at Fort Bragg has been arrested and charged with being involved in a robbery in Philadelphia in 2002. More>>

Fayetteville leaders reflect on lessons learned from 2011 tornado outbreak Video included

Fayetteville's emergency management coordinator talks about the tornado that touched down in the city in 2011. Fayetteville's emergency management coordinator talks about the tornado that touched down in the city in 2011.
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Three years after an outbreak of 28 tornadoes touched down in North Carolina, some local leaders say they learned lessons that helped improve their response to the devastation. More>>

New TV ads heat up NC Senate race Video included

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The May 6 primary is just around the corner and the top three Republican contenders vying to unseat Sen. Kay Hagan are holding nothing back and neither are supporters of the incumbent senator. More>>

Strong winds in Cumberland Co. were microburst, not tornado

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Strong winds ripped through Cumberland County Tuesday morning, knocking down trees and rattling a mobile home.
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Father of Newtown teacher speaks against gun violence in Chapel Hill Video included

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The 'Everytown' movement started by Bloomberg comes to Chapel Hill Wednesday.
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McCrory says raises for all linked to revenues

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Gov. Pat McCrory is still hopeful North Carolina government finances will work out so all public school teachers and state employees can get raises for the coming year and not just the early-career teachers. More>>

Judge denies Duke Energy request for stay in coal ash case

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The Wake County judge who ordered Duke Energy to take immediate action to eliminate sources of groundwater contamination at its coal ash ponds has denied the utility’s request for a stay in the matter. More>>

John Edwards returns to court practicing law

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Former U.S. senator and Democratic presidential hopeful John Edwards has returned to the courtroom to help represent a 4-year-old Virginia boy in a medical malpractice case. More>>

Pollution in Jordan Lake still a heated topic Video included

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A Legislative research commission held its final meeting Wednesday on pollution in Jordan Lake.
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Raleigh Papa John's employees load dough into personal vehicles Video included

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Pizzas are no stranger to the backseat of a car, but most of the time they’re tucked inside a box and in a warming bag. More>>

FBI offers reward for info on 2 suspects in Wake Forest kidnapping Video included

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Two more people have been charged in the case of Frank Janssen, who was kidnapped in Wake Forest.
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Willingham calls UNC 'defensive' in response to report

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Mary Willingham says the three experts who reviewed her findings for UNC should have had access to all the data she used.
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Harnett Co. gun range stops all rifle activities after judge's ruling Video included

Drake’s Landing had until Wednesday to appeal the judge’s decision. Drake’s Landing had until Wednesday to appeal the judge’s decision.
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All rifle activities have been stopped at a Harnett County shooting range after a judge’s decision was passed down last month. More>>

Va. Tech has paid fines related to campus shooting

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Virginia Tech has paid federal fines for its actions on the morning of April 16, 2007, when a lone gunman killed 32 people on the school's campus. More>>

Boy who got drug from Durham's Chimerix released from hospital Video included

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Josh Hardy, a 7-year-old Virginia boy who received an experimental anti-viral drug made in the Research Triangle Park, has been discharged from a hospital in Memphis, Tenn. More>>

Democrats' ad attacks NC House speaker's payments

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A new ad attacks Republican Senate candidate Thom Tillis.
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Cary Police release sketch of man accused of sexual assault

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Cary police have released a sketch of the man accused of sexually assaulting a young woman Saturday.At about 9 a.m. Saturday, police responded to the Hawthorne at the Parkway complex in Cary, where the 20-year-old woman reported that a man who had been behind her in traffic followed her home, pulled up to her in the parking lot and warned her of damage to her vehicle.After thanking him she headed to her apartment, where the same man pushed her inside as she was unlocking the door.The suspect ... More>>

Committee weighs how to protect water in Jordan Lake

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The threat of pollution in Jordan Lake has stirred up debate in the Triangle and the Triad. More>>

Kenly man accused of kidnapping, duct-taping Pikeville man

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A Kenly man is accused of kidnapping a Pikeville man and tying him up with duct tape and covering him in spray paint, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office said. More>>

More NC Senate candidates release money totals

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Two more Republicans running for U.S. Senate in North Carolina have announced how much they've raised heading into the final weeks before the May 6 primary. More>>

NC officials urge caution after Hepatitis A cases

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Officials at the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services are reminding residents to always take precautions when preparing food regardless of where they are. More>>

Police offer reward in Holly Springs fatal shooting

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Holly Springs police is offering a reward for information leading to an arrest in the March 23 shooting death of an Apex man in Holly Springs. More>>

Man accused in Jewish Center shootings has NC ties Video included

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Frasier Glenn Cross, 73 is a former KKK leader who now faces murder charges and once agitated in the Triangle. More>>

LGBT couples speak out against NC tax code Video included

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Same-sex couples in North Carolina are speaking out against a tax code they say unfairly penalizes gay and lesbian couples. More>>

Delta flight lands safely after being diverted to RDU

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A Delta Air Lines flight heading for Atlanta was diverted to Raleigh-Durham International Airport after the crew noticed some vibration after takeoff. More>>

UNC investigator meets with Willingham

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The reading specialist who questioned the literacy level of athletes being admitted to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has met with an investigator looking into academic fraud at the school. More>>

Durham city council has questions about proposed high rise Video included

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Durham city leaders have questions regarding the site of a planned high rise in downtown. More>>

McCrory says tax overhaul will create jobs, attract business to NC Video included

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Tax day is becoming increasingly political in North Carolina, and conservatives on Tuesday used the day to praise their major tax overhaul while critics said it will burden the middle and lower classes. More>>

Feds: NC has made 'significant strides' in food stamps backlog Video included

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A federal administrator said North Carolina has “made significant strides” in providing services to families in need of food stamps, according to a letter dated April 15. More>>

RST Fiber installs gigabit connection in Wake Forest Video included

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Crews with RST Fiber broke ground Tuesday morning on the Triangles first high speed fiber network.

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  • NC GOP Senate candidates face off as early voting begins

    NC GOP Senate candidates face off as early voting begins

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:15:49 GMT
    The four top-polling Republican Senate candidates, vying to unseat Democrat Kay Hagan, debated on Wednesday night in Raleigh, the night before early voting was set to begin. The primary is May 6, but voters can start heading to the polls on Thursday.During the half hour televised debate, State House of Representatives Speaker Thom Tillis of Charlotte said he was leading a conservative revolution in Raleigh, cutting regulations and taking credit for falling unemployment numbers. Tillis faces c...
    The four top-polling Republican Senate candidates, vying to unseat Democrat Kay Hagan, debated on Wednesday night in Raleigh, the night before early voting was set to begin. The primary is May 6, but voters can start heading to the polls on Thursday.During the half hour televised debate, State House of Representatives Speaker Thom Tillis of Charlotte said he was leading a conservative revolution in Raleigh, cutting regulations and taking credit for falling unemployment numbers. Tillis faces c...
  • NC judge to rule against teacher tenure state law

    NC judge to rule against teacher tenure state law

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:18 PM EDT2014-04-23 23:18:26 GMT
    A Guilford County judge is backing two school districts fighting a North Carolina law that phases out job protections for public school teachers in favor of employment contracts.
    A Guilford County judge is backing two school districts fighting a North Carolina law that phases out job protections for public school teachers in favor of employment contracts.
  • Committee proposes rules for drone use in NC

    Committee proposes rules for drone use in NC

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:58:27 GMT
    A legislative committee approved a set of regulations that it hopes will calm people's fears about the use of drones while allowing the industry to flourish.
    A legislative committee approved a set of regulations that it hopes will calm people's fears about the use of drones while allowing the industry to flourish.
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  • NC GOP Senate candidates face off as early voting begins

    NC GOP Senate candidates face off as early voting begins

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:15:49 GMT
    The four top-polling Republican Senate candidates, vying to unseat Democrat Kay Hagan, debated on Wednesday night in Raleigh, the night before early voting was set to begin. The primary is May 6, but voters can start heading to the polls on Thursday.During the half hour televised debate, State House of Representatives Speaker Thom Tillis of Charlotte said he was leading a conservative revolution in Raleigh, cutting regulations and taking credit for falling unemployment numbers. Tillis faces c...
    The four top-polling Republican Senate candidates, vying to unseat Democrat Kay Hagan, debated on Wednesday night in Raleigh, the night before early voting was set to begin. The primary is May 6, but voters can start heading to the polls on Thursday.During the half hour televised debate, State House of Representatives Speaker Thom Tillis of Charlotte said he was leading a conservative revolution in Raleigh, cutting regulations and taking credit for falling unemployment numbers. Tillis faces c...
  • Committee proposes rules for drone use in NC

    Committee proposes rules for drone use in NC

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:58:27 GMT
    A legislative committee approved a set of regulations that it hopes will calm people's fears about the use of drones while allowing the industry to flourish.
    A legislative committee approved a set of regulations that it hopes will calm people's fears about the use of drones while allowing the industry to flourish.
  • Republican NC Senate candidates meet in debate

    Republican NC Senate candidates meet in debate

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 2:24 PM EDT2014-04-23 18:24:44 GMT
    Thom Tillis largely shrugged off criticism about aspects of his legislative record from one of the three other candidates participating in their first television debate.
    Thom Tillis largely shrugged off criticism about aspects of his legislative record from one of the three other candidates participating in their first television debate.
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