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Charlotte Charter School Closes 4 Weeks Into Year

A charter school in Charlotte is closing just four weeks into the school year, saying too few students enrolled in class.

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Police Searching For Suspect Who Killed Alligator

Police in the community of Boiling Spring Lakes southwest of Wilmington are looking for the person who killed an alligator.


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Winston-Salem Considers Domestic Partner Benefits

A Winston-Salem City Council committee is to consider whether to offer benefits to same-sex domestic partners.


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For 1st Game, No. 23 UNC’s Defense Provides Spark

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — An offseason spent pushing the defense to force turnovers paid off in No. 23 North Carolina’s season-opening victory.

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17-Month-Old Boy Drowns In Columbus County Pool

Authorities say a 17-month-old boy has drowned after he managed to get into an above ground pool at his family’s home in Columbus County.


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Ex-US Sailor Who Spied For Soviets Dies In Prison

A former American sailor convicted during the Cold War of leading a family spy ring for the Soviet Union has died in a prison hospital in North Carolina.


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Inmate Who Walked Away From Work Recaptured

State correctional officials say an inmate who walked away from a work detail in Alexander County has been recaptured.


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President Obama To Address American Legion In Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Sen. Kay Hagan criticized the Obama administration Friday for not doing enough to help military veterans and fix problems within the Veterans Administration, comments made just days before the president is scheduled […]


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Racial Profiling Trial Of NC Sheriff Coming To Close

The federal trial of a North Carolina sheriff accused of illegally targeting Latino drivers is nearing its close.


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Woman Charged In Infant’s Death

A Charlotte woman has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of her infant son.




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