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NC Sides With Duke In Appeal Of Coal Ash Ruling

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina regulators are joining with Duke Energy in appealing a judge’s ruling on cleaning up groundwater pollution leeching from the company’s coal ash dumps. The state Environmental Management Commission filed […]

04/08/2014

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Fort Mill Deputies Kill Man Who Pointed Gun At Them

FORT MILL, S.C. (AP) — York County deputies have shot and killed a man they say pointed a gun at them. The sheriff’s office says deputies responded to a home in Fort Mill early Tuesday […]

04/08/2014

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Charlotte Has New Mayor After Bribery Scandal

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte’s city council on Monday selected a lawyer and state legislator as mayor of North Carolina’s largest city to replace Patrick Cannon, who resigned last month in a public corruption scandal. […]

04/08/2014

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Body Found In NC Home After Deputies Hear Shot

GARNER, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a body was found Monday in a Garner home that officers had surrounded for several hours. On Monday morning, authorities say a Wake County deputy met a realtor to […]

04/08/2014

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Cops: SC Man Set Fire To Kill Arriving Officers

COWPENS, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina man faces attempted murder charges after law officers say he set fire to his rental house while officers was inside trying to arrest him. The Spartanburg County Sheriff’s […]

04/07/2014

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ACLU Questions NC Sheriffs About Prison Rape Law

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Sheriffs in 23 out of 100 North Carolina counties haven’t showed the ACLU that they are following a federal law to prevent rapes in prison, the civil rights group said. But […]

04/07/2014

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Teen’s Body Found In NC River

SHALLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say the body of a 17-year-old man has been found in the Shallotte River in Brunswick County. Investigators said a helicopter spotted the teen’s body around 2 p.m. Sunday. Deputies […]

04/07/2014

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Charlotte City Council To Select New Mayor

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte City Council will choose a new mayor to replace Patrick Cannon, who resigned last month in a public corruption scandal. The council will vote Monday evening on a new […]

04/07/2014

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4 Tenn. Teens Expected To Appear In Court In SC

NEWBERRY, S.C. (AP) — The four Tennessee teens who led police on a 10-hour chase last week are due in court in South Carolina. Authorities say the teenagers are expected to appear before a judge […]

04/07/2014

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Burglar Breaks Into Gastonia House By Digging Through Floor

The Gastonia Police Department is investigating a bizarre burglary that took place on Thursday.

04/05/2014