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    9 On Your Side is trying to help out with the American Red Cross' blood shortage. More>>

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    School zone enforcement means large fines to ensure safety Video included

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     It's only the third day of school across eastern North Carolina and already there have been citations issued in school zones and accidents involving school buses. More>>

    Pleasant weather continues for now Video included

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    Quiet weather continues through mid-week, as Cristobal passes far offshore.
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    Update: 24-year-old shot in Greenville Video included

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    Greenville police are trying to locate a crime scene after one person is sent to the hospital with gunshot wounds. More>>

    Tropical Depression Four Forms In The Caribbean

    Tracking Hurricane Cristobal

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    First Alert Weather Tracking Cristobal
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    Time Warner Cable has widespread outages

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    Time Warner Cable says a problem that occurred during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours on Wednesday morning. More>>

    Charlotte mayor could be sentenced next week

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    Former Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon could be sentenced as early as next week on a plea to a public corruption charge.
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    Flags at half-staff honoring first African-American commander of Highway Patrol Video included

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    Governor McCrory issued a flag order in effect for Wednesday, August 27 lowering all North Carolina flags to half-staff in honor of the late Col. Richard W. Holden, Sr. with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.
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    Additional security measures planned for Carteret Co. Courthouse Video included

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    The Carteret County Board of Commissioners approved a plan to provide extra security for visitors to the county Courthouse complex.
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    McCrory asked not to defend NC gay marriage ban

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    Same-sex couples and their families who want Gov. Pat McCrory to keep out of pending litigation challenging North Carolina's gay marriage ban are bringing names of their allies to his offices.
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    Not All Thunderstorms Are Created Equal

    Not All Thunderstorms Are Created Equal

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    Not all thunderstorms are created equal.
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    Employee with Pitt County contractor charged with stealing from dump site

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    An employee for a company contracted by Pitt County has been arrested and charged for stealing, according to the Pitt County Sheriff's Office. More>>

    Greenville celebrates "National Dog Day"

    Greenville celebrates "National Dog Day" Video included

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    Canine lovers around the country celebrate “National Dog Day.” More>>

    Presidential promises made regarding veterans' care Video included

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    President Obama visited Charlotte on Tuesday to speak at the 96th American Legion National Convention. More>>

    UNC probing report of alleged hazing incident Video included

    North Carolina is investigating a report of an alleged hazing altercation that left a walk-on receiver with a possible concussion. More>>

    Special training for terror events in Greenville Video included

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    A division of the North Carolina National Guard performed a training exercise behind Bostic Sugg Furniture in Greenville on Tuesday.  More>>

    Social security checks docked because of student loan debt Video included

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    The federal government is docking social security checks because of outstanding student loan debt. More>>

    NC moves to fine Duke over coal ash pollution

    North Carolina environmental officials are moving to fine Duke Energy over groundwater pollution leeching for years from a pair of coal ash dumps at a retired power plant outside Wilmington. More>>

    ECU bustling again with 27,000 students Video included

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    Welcome back, Pirates! It's the first day of school for more than 27,000 students. More>>

    GPD taking applicants for Explorer Program Video included

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    Teenagers hoping for a career in law enforcement get a chance to make it happen.
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    PGV Airport gets runway extension grant Video included

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    Pitt-Greenville Airport gets a multi-million-dollar grant for airport improvements. More>>

    As summer fades, threat of rip current remains Video included

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    With the big Labor Day holiday weekend fast approaching, many across the east may be heading to the beach to relax from the first week back at school. More>>

    Banner summer for tourism along Crystal Coast Video included

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    It's been a banner summer for tourism on the Crystal Coast. More>>

    Shane Carden-Guardian of the Galaxy Video included

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    Pirate quarterback Shane Carden has already proven that he is the 'guardian' of the Pirate program.Now some are linking him with the summer's biggest movie hit, "Guardian of the Galaxy." More>>

    Havelock, New Bern continue at 1-2 in Touchdown Friday Top 9 Video included

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    Havelock and New Bern will battle for early season supremacy this Friday night. The Rams are ranked first in our Touchdown Friday Top 9, while the Bears are second. More>>

    Obama vows justice in murder of American

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    His standing with veterans damaged by scandal, President Barack Obama on Tuesday defended his administration's response to Veterans Affairs lapses that delayed health care for thousands of former service members, but... More>>

    Super Heroes pack care packages for soldiers Video included

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    Fort Bragg based group ‘For the Kids' came to Ayden Tuesday on mission to help fellow soldiers overseas. More>>

    1 dead after early Tuesday crash in Pamlico County Video included

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    State troopers are investigating a single-car wreck in Pamlico County that left one man dead. More>>

    Tuesday morning accident involving school bus in Ayden Video included

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    A driver in Pitt County struck a school bus Tuesday morning. More>>

    Goodwill Community Foundation to donate school supplies to kids in need

    Goodwill Community Foundation donating school supplies to kids in need Video included

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    Tuesday, the Goodwill Community Foundation continues to help some kids in the east head back to school prepared. More>>

    AG Cooper offers back to school safety tips Video included

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    It is back to school time and 9 On Your Side wants students and families to be prepared for a safe new school year. More>>

    The psychology of a selfie: harmless or harmful? Video included

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    You've heard the saying "a picture is worth a thousand words" but what about a selfie? Some people have gone above and beyond to capture some moments on camera. More>>

    'Breaking Bad' and 'Modern Family' win Emmy Awards

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    "Modern Family" and "Breaking Bad" triumphed at Monday's Emmy Awards, proving that established broadcast and cable fare retains the power to fend off challenges from upstart online series such as "Orange Is the New... More>>

    Washington: City moves forward on new wayfinding sign design Video included

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    The City of Washington is working to make navigating the city a little easier, by putting up new wayfinding signs.   More>>

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    • VIDEO: Mamma crocodile moves babies from nest

      VIDEO: Mamma crocodile moves babies from nest

      Monday, August 25 2014 7:09 PM EDT2014-08-25 23:09:47 GMT
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      University of Florida researchers recorded some amazing close up video of a mother crocodile moving her babies from a nest.  
      University of Florida researchers recorded some amazing close up video of a mother crocodile moving her babies from a nest.  
    • Fire Engulfs Boats at Sturgeon Bay Marina

      Fire Engulfs Boats at Sturgeon Bay Marina

      Three boats were destroyed when fire broke out at a marina in Sturgeon Bay Monday night.
      Three boats were destroyed when fire broke out at a marina in Sturgeon Bay Monday night.
    • Over 200 dead dogs found in Goose Creek; man pleads guilty to 10 counts of animal cruelty

      Over 200 dead dogs found in Goose Creek; man pleads guilty to 10 counts of animal cruelty

      Monday, August 25 2014 10:52 PM EDT2014-08-26 02:52:52 GMT
      Some say it was the largest case of animal cruelty in South Carolina history, and today, the man responsible went before a judge in Berkeley County for his plea hearing.On Monday, Loney Garrett plead guilty to 10 counts of animal cruelty. Back in February of 2013, Loney Garrett was arrested and charged with 43 counts of animal cruelty after police found over 200 dead dogs, and 45 others emaciated and starved at the man's Howe Hall Road residence in Goose Creek. Michelle Reid is the Executive ...
      Some say it was the largest case of animal cruelty in South Carolina history, and today, the man responsible went before a judge in Berkeley County for his plea hearing.On Monday, Loney Garrett plead guilty to 10 counts of animal cruelty. Back in February of 2013, Loney Garrett was arrested and charged with 43 counts of animal cruelty after police found over 200 dead dogs, and 45 others emaciated and starved at the man's Howe Hall Road residence in Goose Creek. Michelle Reid is the Executive ...
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    • Kevin Spacey to sing in 1-night-only concert in DC

      Kevin Spacey to sing in 1-night-only concert in DC

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:38 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:38:30 GMT
      He has lied, cheated and killed, but "House of Cards" President Frank Underwood isn't done yet. Next he's going to sing.
      He has lied, cheated and killed, but "House of Cards" President Frank Underwood isn't done yet. Next he's going to sing.
    • Bulgarian poet Valeri Petrov dies

      Bulgarian poet Valeri Petrov dies

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:18 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:18:07 GMT
      Valeri Petrov, Bulgaria's most prominent contemporary poet and a former Nobel Prize nominee who translated the complete works of Shakespeare in verse, has died at age 94.
      Valeri Petrov, Bulgaria's most prominent contemporary poet and a former Nobel Prize nominee who translated the complete works of Shakespeare, has died at age 94.
    • Inarritu's 'Birdman' opens Venice Film Festival

      Inarritu's 'Birdman' opens Venice Film Festival

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:18 AM EDT2014-08-27 10:18:58 GMT
      A film in which art and fame battle it out in the streets and skies of Manhattan has kicked off the 71st Venice Film Festival, where high-art aspirations mix with Hollywood hopes.
      A film in which art and fame battle it out in the streets and skies of Manhattan has kicked off the 71st Venice Film Festival, where high-art aspirations mix with Hollywood hopes.
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    • Experts find 283 DNA samples from MH17 site

      Experts find 283 DNA samples from MH17 site

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:20 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:20:58 GMT
      Experts working to identify the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 say they have gathered DNA samples from 283 different people and have positively identified 173 of them.
      Experts working to identify the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 have gathered DNA samples from 283 people and have positively identified 173.
    • IMF chief Lagarde under investigation in France

      IMF chief Lagarde under investigation in France

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:08 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:08:42 GMT
      IMF chief Christine Lagarde says she is under official investigation for negligence in a French corruption probe that dates back to her days as finance minister.
      Christine Lagarde, the chief of the International Monetary Fund, was placed under official investigation for negligence in a French corruption probe that dates back to her days as France's finance minister.
    • Govt-held Ukraine town hit by rebel shells

      Govt-held Ukraine town hit by rebel shells

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:00 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:00:57 GMT
      A town in east Ukraine has come under shellfire amid fears that pro-Russian rebels in the region are advancing on government-held areas.
      Heavy shelling hit a town in southeastern Ukraine on Wednesday, the third day of an assault that has forced government troops to spread their ranks thinner along the Russian border. Ukraine claimed the shelling was coming...
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    • Gold thief offers to pay for pilfered nugget

      Gold thief offers to pay for pilfered nugget

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 9:47 PM EDT2014-08-27 01:47:49 GMT
      A man who took a nearly $5,000 gold nugget from a Juneau, Alaska, jewelry store offered to pay for it two days after his face appeared in photos distributed by the media.
      A man suspected of walking out of a Juneau, Alaska, jewelry store with a gold nugget worth nearly $5,000 developed a conscience and paid for it - after his image was distributed by police through a "crime stoppers" program.
    • Tortoises in controversial art exhibit removed

      Tortoises in controversial art exhibit removed

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:27:46 GMT
      Three tortoises wearing iPads for a controversial Aspen, Colorado, art exhibit have been removed at a veterinarian's request because of wet, cool weather.
      Three tortoises wearing iPads for a controversial Aspen, Colorado, art exhibit have been removed at a veterinarian's request because of wet, cool weather.
    • Maine lobsterman catches rare blue lobster

      Maine lobsterman catches rare blue lobster

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:27:45 GMT
      A Maine lobsterman says one of his traps caught a one-in-two-million crustacean: a blue lobster.
      A Maine lobsterman says he and his 14-year-old daughter caught a one-in-two-million crustacean: a blue lobster.
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    • Maria Satira's "The Dog Blog" - National Dog Day

      Maria Satira's "The Dog Blog" - National Dog Day

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:00 AM EDT2014-08-26 15:00:06 GMT
      Give your dog extra hugs and treats today - it's National Dog Day!
      Give your dog extra hugs and treats today - it's National Dog Day!
    • Maine lobsterman catches rare blue lobster

      Maine lobsterman catches rare blue lobster

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:27:45 GMT
      A Maine lobsterman says one of his traps caught a one-in-two-million crustacean: a blue lobster.
      A Maine lobsterman says he and his 14-year-old daughter caught a one-in-two-million crustacean: a blue lobster.
    • The psychology of a selfie: harmless or harmful?

      The psychology of a selfie: harmless or harmful?

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:58 AM EDT2014-08-26 09:58:30 GMT
      You've heard the saying "a picture is worth a thousand words" but what about a selfie? Some people have gone above and beyond to capture some moments on camera.
      You've heard the saying "a picture is worth a thousand words" but what about a selfie? Some people have gone above and beyond to capture some moments on camera.
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