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Jury Selection Begins In 2003 Murder Case

SHELBY, N.C. (AP) — Jury selection is beginning for the murder trial of a man accused of killing an elderly woman in western North Carolina. Fifty-three-year-old Donald Borders is charged in the 2003 death of […]

CBS Charlotte–01/14/2013

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Greensboro Police Say Mom Was Shooter

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Greensboro police say a woman shot and killed her son and injured her daughter and boyfriend before killing herself. Police say statements from the survivors indicate that 47-year-old Sandra Lyn Palmer […]

CBS Charlotte–01/09/2013

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Body Found In NC Is That Of Florida Man

LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — The body of a man found in a ditch in North Carolina has been identified as that of a Florida man. The Robeson County sheriff’s office says the body found late […]

CBS Charlotte–01/08/2013

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Man Flees To Pa., Admits To Killing Wife In SC

IVA, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a South Carolina man killed his new wife, then fled to Pennsylvania and called police to confess. Iva police said 28-year-old Jonathan Craig Roe was detained Monday in Lower […]

CBS Charlotte–01/07/2013

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Man Sentenced To 10 Years For Drunken Boat Crash

A 26-year-old man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for a drunken boating crash that killed two people on another vessel on Lake Murray.


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Cops: Charlotte Man Found Dead, Suspect Kills Self

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Investigators say they found a body inside a burning home in Charlotte, and they think the suspect in the killing committed suicide in a shed nearby. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said they got […]