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UNC faculty and student government groups want Silent Sam removed

UNC faculty and student government groups want Silent Sam removed

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UNC-Chapel Hill faculty and student leaders took a stand on Silent Sam Friday, requesting removal of...


Crash involving Durham police officer under investigation

Crash involving Durham police officer under investigation

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It happened on Friday night near T.W. Alexander Drive and South Miami Boulevard just after 9. An early...


Hurricane Irma update: What to expect in Charlotte now

Hurricane Irma update: What to expect in Charlotte now

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Hurricane Irma’s projected path has shifted greatly in recent days, but National Guard personnel will d...


Monster storm Irma expected to make landfall in Florida Sunday morning

Monster storm Irma expected to make landfall in Florida Sunday morning

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Irma is a category 4 hurricane and is projected to make landfall along the southwestern coastline of...


Do you recognize south Charlotte Waffle House robbers?

Do you recognize south Charlotte Waffle House robbers?

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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police released surveillance photos on Friday of a man and a woman suspected of...


A confusing 911 call led police to his Charlotte home. Now, this father of 5 is dead.

A confusing 911 call led police to his Charlotte home. Now, this father of 5 is dead.

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The wife of a man fatally shot by Charlotte-Mecklenburg police at his home Wednesday says her husband...


Candlelight vigil for Ruben Galindo

Candlelight vigil for Ruben Galindo

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Candlelight vigil Friday night for police shooting victim Rueben Galindo in front of the apartment complex...


Man accused of killing in the name of Hitler put my hometown in the news

Man accused of killing in the name of Hitler put my hometown in the news

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I was going home to see my family and old friends from school days. Something I do every summer. But...


Florence, Ky. mayor on white supremacist and former resident accused of killing protester

Florence, Ky. mayor on white supremacist and former resident accused of killing protester

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Florence, Ky. Mayor Diane Whalen says her city should not be defined by former resident James Alex Fields...


Police say they commanded in Spanish to drop gun before shooting man at Charlotte apartment

Police say they commanded in Spanish to drop gun before shooting man at Charlotte apartment

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Before officers shot and killed Rueben Galindo at a Charlotte apartment complex this week, police told...


Autopsy reveals how lifeguard died in YMCA pool

Autopsy reveals how lifeguard died in YMCA pool

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A 21-year-old lifeguard found dead in a YMCA pool in April had an epileptic seizure while standing at...


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Country star Don Williams, 'the Gentle Giant,' dead at 78

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Don Williams, an award-winning country singer with love ballads like "I Believe in You," has died. He...


Georgia prison for Carolinas immigrants not set for evacuation as Irma nears

Georgia prison for Carolinas immigrants not set for evacuation as Irma nears

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The Georgia detention center that holds undocumented immigrants arrested in the Carolinas is not scheduled...


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Troy Gentry of country duo Montgomery Gentry dies in crash

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The official website for Montgomery Gentry says Troy Gentry, half of the country duo, has died in a...


Should NC be worried about Jose?

Should NC be worried about Jose?

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While Hurricane Irma’s projected track continued to shift west Friday, another hurricane in the...


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