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Moped driver dies of injuries suffered in hit-and-run. Driver sought by police

Moped driver dies of injuries suffered in hit-and-run. Driver sought by police

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A moped driver has died of injuries suffered in a hit-and-run crash Friday afternoon on the 2700 block...


Happening nearby Lake Norman: July 19-25, 2017

Happening nearby Lake Norman: July 19-25, 2017

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ISIS conspirator expected to plead guilty to murdering elderly neighbor

ISIS conspirator expected to plead guilty to murdering elderly neighbor

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A 21-year-old Morganton man already sentenced to life in prison for plotting to unleash a terrorist...


Woman holding child among those struck by lightning on SC beach Sunday

Woman holding child among those struck by lightning on SC beach Sunday

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A woman holding a child was among four people hospitalized on South Carolina’s Isle of Palms Sunday...


Great White shark nearly as long as a car spotted off NC coast

Great White shark nearly as long as a car spotted off NC coast

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A Great White shark nearly as long as a car and weighing more than 1,000 pounds was spotted off the...


Car slams into southeast Charlotte town home, injures mother and children

Car slams into southeast Charlotte town home, injures mother and children

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A mother and two children were hospitalized after a woman slammed into their town home in southeast...


​CBJ Morning Buzz: Gastonia mulls entertainment district; Camp North End and other items on city agenda; Cheerwine heads to the White House

​CBJ Morning Buzz: Gastonia mulls entertainment district; Camp North End and other items on city agenda; Cheerwine heads to the White House

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In local news: The Charlotte region's rapid population growth is fueling development within the city...


Inside North Carolina\'s most expensive home for sale: The Castle of the Whale (PHOTOS)

Inside North Carolina's most expensive home for sale: The Castle of the Whale (PHOTOS)

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Like the Moby Dick story that inspired its design, the Castello dello Belena, or Castle of the Whale,...


Teamsters point to \'hard fight\' before FedEx union vote in Charlotte

Teamsters point to 'hard fight' before FedEx union vote in Charlotte

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The Teamsters have responded after a group of FedEx workers voted to decertify from the union. FedEx...


Over 130 people displaced in fire

Over 130 people displaced in fire

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One hundred thirty residents from 40 units were displaced during an early morning apartment fire at the...


Analyst: How First Citizens\' takeover offer of KS Bancorp stacks up

Analyst: How First Citizens' takeover offer of KS Bancorp stacks up

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Raleigh-based First Citizens BancShares continues to await KS Bancorp’s reaction to what’s been characterized as ...


Multiple people charged, at least five vehicles seized in Newton street racing ring

Multiple people charged, at least five vehicles seized in Newton street racing ring

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At least five high-end performance vehicles were seized in Catawba County in connection with a street...


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Pineville Police has recovered property

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PINEVILLE – The Pineville Police Department has acquired, through its regular course of business,...


Gastonia Police identify 20-year-old man killed early Monday

Gastonia Police identify 20-year-old man killed early Monday

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Gastonia Police are investigating a homicide that occurred Monday, at about 12:24 a.m. in the 1200 block...


Bridal chain files for bankruptcy, leaving brides frantic over gowns

Bridal chain files for bankruptcy, leaving brides frantic over gowns

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Delray Beach, Fla.-based Alfred Angelo Bridal posted "closed" signs on its doors at stores throughout...


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