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Mecklenburg County 911 Dispatcher Facing Child Porn Charges

GASTONIA, N.C. (AP) — A former Mecklenburg County 911 dispatcher is accused by authorities in Gaston County of possessing and distributing child pornography. Police say 44-year-old Christopher Mauldin of Dallas is charged with multiple counts […]


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Ex-boyfriend Charged In Missing NC Teen’s Death

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Police say the ex-boyfriend of a North Carolina teen missing for a month has been charged in her death. Authorities say 17-year-old Je’Michael Malloy of Autryville was charged Tuesday with second-degree […]


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SC Gas Prices Jump 17 Cents In Past Month

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Gas prices in South Carolina have jumped 17 cents in the past month. AAA Carolinas says the average price per gallon on Tuesday was $3.36. That’s compared to $3.19 a month […]


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NC Woman Accused In Father’s Stabbing Death

LINDEN, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a Linden woman stabbed her father to death during a fight at their home. The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office says someone called 911 at around 10:20 p.m. Sunday to […]


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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 […]


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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 […]


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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. […]


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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 […]


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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 […]


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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 […]