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Golf cart death leads to driving while impaired charge in NC

A North Carolina man has been charged with driving while impaired after a woman was killed while riding in a golf cart Friday night.
June 14, 2021, 10:04 AM

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Body of North Carolina man, 93, found at lake shore

A 93-year-old Raleigh man who’d been missing since Thursday was found dead on a North Carolina lake shore.
June 14, 2021, 10:02 AM

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Black spirituality seen as breaking from organized religion

June 13, 2021, 10:04 PM

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Museum manager defends plans for canceled Juneteenth event

The manager of a historical museum in North Carolina is defending himself from criticism that an event he planned offered a sympathetic portrayal of slaveowners.
June 13, 2021, 6:27 PM

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DEFUND to be removed from road in front of Durham police HQ

A North Carolina city is removing a bright gold “DEFUND” sign painted on the road in front of police headquarters a year ago.
June 13, 2021, 4:52 PM

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Police: 1 killed, 3 wounded in Winston-Salem shooting

Police in Winston-Salem said that one person was killed and three others suffered non-life-threatening wounds in a shooting.
June 13, 2021, 9:55 AM

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‘On an adventure’: NC teen recovering after major surgery

June 12, 2021, 11:33 PM

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Event on Juneteenth depicting fugitive slave owner canceled

Officials in North Carolina have denounced plans — now canceled — by a historic museum to put on a reenactment of a white slave owner being pursued by Union soldiers.
June 12, 2021, 8:24 PM

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Ex-NC state judge censured for sexual misconduct on the job

North Carolina’s highest court has censured a now-retired state judge for sexual misconduct.
June 12, 2021, 5:13 PM

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NC court: Students can use constitution to fight bullying

North Carolina’s highest court says the state constitution can be used to let individual students seek help from the courts when access to a sound basic education is denied due to harassment or unsafe schools.
June 12, 2021, 10:05 PM

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NC Supreme Court upholds murder charge in child abuse case

North Carolina’s Supreme Court has upheld a lower court’s decision finding a man guilty of first-degree murder by starvation and neglect of his 4-year-old stepson.
June 12, 2021, 3:03 PM

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Teacher accused of assaulting at-risk teen at school

Law enforcement in North Carolina says an assistant instructor at a military-style school for at-risk teens is accused of sexually assaulting a student in her dorm room.
June 12, 2021, 1:56 PM

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NC judge orders education improvements to get carried out

A trial judge has backed a plan from Gov. Roy Cooper and the State Board of Education on how to comply with North Carolina constitutional requirements in public education.
June 12, 2021, 10:11 AM

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Police: Girl, 7, killed in rollover crash

A 7-year-old girl was killed in a rollover crash in Fayetteville, police said.
June 12, 2021, 6:14 AM

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North Carolina Senate gives final OK to $2B tax-cut plan

A plan by North Carolina Senate Republicans to cut taxes more than $2 billion over two years and give $1 billion in federal COVID-19 aid to business and nonprofits has cleared the chamber.
June 11, 2021, 8:26 PM

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Serial child molester sentenced for making child pornography

Federal prosecutors say a North Carolina man accused of sexually molesting a minor has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for making child pornography.
June 11, 2021, 5:03 PM