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NC Deputies Find Body During Search For Jogger

LAKE PARK, N.C. (AP) — Union County sheriff’s deputies have found a body while they investigate a missing jogger. Officials are waiting for the medical examiner’s office to identify the body found behind a church […]

04/22/2014

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Charlotte Man Gets Life For Shooting Death

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A Charlotte man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole after being convicted of killing a man nearly four years ago. Twenty-nine-year-old James Currie was sentenced Monday after being […]

04/22/2014

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NC Report Expands On Jobless Rate Drop, More Work

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — 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. The state […]

04/21/2014

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Search Continues For 2 Missing Fishermen In NC

STOKESDALE, N.C. (AP) — Searchers are trying to find two men who disappeared while fishing in Stokes County last week. Officials said the two Kernersville men have been missing since they left Thursday on a […]

04/21/2014

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Man Shot To Death In Concord

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Concord police are investigating the shooting death of a man, Police say the shooting happened early Monday morning near U.S. 29 and U.S. 601. The victim has been identified as 30-year-old […]

04/21/2014

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Man Killed When Pinned Under Tractor

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Investigators in Pitt County say a man was killed when his tractor jumped into gear and pinned him under a tire. The sheriff’s office said 75-year-old Thomas Darden was moving a […]

04/19/2014

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Food Stamp Backlog Still Costs NC Governments

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — 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. State health officials told legislators it […]

04/18/2014

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NC Had The Second Largest Employment Increase In March

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A new federal report says North Carolina workers are finding more doors opening to jobs. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday that North Carolina showed the country’s second-largest employment […]

04/18/2014

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SC Unemployment Fell To 5.5 Percent In March

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina’s unemployment rate continued a nearly yearlong decline last month, falling for the 10th month in a row, state officials said Friday. The state’s jobless rate was 5.5 percent in […]

04/18/2014

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North Carolina Flu Deaths Reach 100

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — State health officials say 100 people have died from flu in North Carolina this season. Officials said two people died from the flu last week, bringing the deaths from the viral […]

04/18/2014