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Two elementary schools locked themselves down after reports of an armed man running through the neighborhood. (credit: Phil Mislinski/Getty Images)

GOP Seeks Higher NC Teacher Pay

Gov. Pat McCrory and other Republican leaders will propose Monday a higher minimum salary for North Carolina’s least experienced public school teachers as part of a long-awaited proposal designed to improve morale and retention.

02/09/2014

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Interstate Opens Back Up After Man Jumped From Overpass

Part of an interstate highway in Raleigh is open again after it was closed for two hours when a man jumped to his death from an overpass.

02/09/2014

File photo of flu shot.(Photo by: NORBERT MILLAUER/AFP/Getty Images)

10 More Flu Deaths In NC: Season Total At 56

Health officials say 10 more people died from the flu last week in North Carolina, bringing the death toll for the flu season up to 56.

02/06/2014

Paul Ried was on death row for the 1997 series of killings during fast food robberies. (Getty Images)

Court Weighs Who Decides On Execution Drugs

A North Carolina appeals court is considering whether the state’s proposed execution method of using lethal drugs is valid, less than a week after an Ohio killer’s execution took him nearly a half hour of gasping and snorting before he died.

01/21/2014

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Expert: Blind Spots Persist At NC Central Prison Might Of Led To Inmate Abuse

A court-appointed expert says North Carolina’s Central Prison still has blind spots that are hidden from the view of new security cameras added last year following inmate abuse allegations.

01/17/2014

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NC Medicaid Overhaul Is Subject Of Public Hearing

A panel charged with advising North Carolina health officials about how to change Medicaid in the state is ready to hear from interest groups and citizens who want to instruct their work.

01/15/2014

Aiken placed 2nd in the 2003 "American Idol" but went on to build a successful singing and  Broadway career. (Getty Images)(

Report: Clay Aiken Considering Run For Congress

Democratic sources say Aiken has been consulting with political advisors in Washington and Raleigh.

01/03/2014

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13 People Dead From Flu In NC This Season

State officials say 13 people in North Carolina have died from the flu, with five deaths occurring last week.

01/02/2014

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NC Teachers Group Sues Over Private School Grants

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Advocacy groups representing parents and public education are suing North Carolina officials after the General Assembly passed a law this year allowing taxpayer money to help pay private school tuition. The North […]

12/11/2013

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Raleigh Police To Go Christmas Shopping With Kids

Members of the Raleigh Police Department will be making the Christmas season a little brighter for a group of children.

12/07/2013

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