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Woman attacked by bear near Asheville while walking her dog, official says

Woman attacked by bear near Asheville while walking her dog, official says

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A 75-year-old woman was attacked by a bear near her home in the mountain community of Swannanoa on Tuesday,...


Most rewarding thing says doc who helped deliver baby in mobile hospital after Florence

Most rewarding thing says doc who helped deliver baby in mobile hospital after Florence

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A North Carolina woman delivered her baby girl in a mobile hospital after Florence, with help from a...


Furry doesnt always mean friendly: NC coastal town warns of dangerous caterpillars

Furry doesnt always mean friendly: NC coastal town warns of dangerous caterpillars

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That fuzzy little caterpillar inching by might be cute. But it could be one of the most dangerous caterpillars...


Duke Energy says no coal ash went into Cape Fear River, as state awaits more tests

Duke Energy says no coal ash went into Cape Fear River, as state awaits more tests

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Duke Energy said Sunday that flooding of the Cape Fear River caused by Hurricane Florence has not resulted...


Florence death toll in NC rises to 33 with report of evacuees death

Florence death toll in NC rises to 33 with report of evacuees death

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An 87-year-old evacuee from Hurricane Florence became the 33rd person to die from the storm in North...


High school runner dies after collapsing during Charlotte cross-country meet

High school runner dies after collapsing during Charlotte cross-country meet

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A high school cross-country runner collapsed while running in a meet at McAlpine Park in Charlotte on...


New Bern is counting up the damage from Hurricane Florence. Its at $100 million so far.

New Bern is counting up the damage from Hurricane Florence. Its at $100 million so far.

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New Bern was devastated by Hurricane Florence. When the storm howled through the city at the convergence...


National Guard soldier came home from Florence work to find Charlotte home ransacked

National Guard soldier came home from Florence work to find Charlotte home ransacked

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A National Guard soldier left his Charlotte home to help with Hurricane Florence recovery efforts on...


Some of NCs wild horses weathered Florence fine. Others still arent accounted for yet.

Some of NCs wild horses weathered Florence fine. Others still arent accounted for yet.

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At least three of North Carolina’s wild horse herds are safe and accounted for, according to the...


Countless dead fish on I-40 create horrible stench as Florence floods recede

Countless dead fish on I-40 create horrible stench as Florence floods recede

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Thousands of dead fish strewn along Interstate 40 have created an unnerving sight and smell for motorists...


Crews search North Carolina lake for 6-year-old boy with special needs

Crews search North Carolina lake for 6-year-old boy with special needs

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Emergency crews searched a North Carolina lake on Saturday for a 6-year-old boy with special needs....


Great white shark tagged on NC coast

Great white shark tagged on NC coast

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Katharine the great white shark pinged off Kitty Hawk, NC, on Thursday. Her whereabouts since January...


Its been a week since Florence hit. Rivers are rising, roads are still flooded.

Its been a week since Florence hit. Rivers are rising, roads are still flooded.

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A week after Hurricane Florence arrived on shore, large swaths of North Carolina remain underwater....


Im back baby! Great white shark pings off Kitty Hawk after missing for months

Im back baby! Great white shark pings off Kitty Hawk after missing for months

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A great white shark pinged off Kitty Hawk on Thursday, much to the relief of researchers who say they...


Charlotte police investigate two separate killings

Charlotte police investigate two separate killings

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A woman was fatally stabbed in north Charlotte, and in an unrelated case, a man was shot to death outside...


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