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    Pitt County reports first confirmed case of Chikungunya Video included

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    Pitt County says it has its first case of Chikungunya. More>>

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    High heat and humidity this afternoon with strong storms Video included

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    Hot weather and storms to end the week but cooler temps for the weekend.
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    New fear: What happens in Ferguson if no charges? Video included

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    Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer. But a delicate and crucial question lingers: What happens... More>>

    85-year-old woman unharmed after train strikes vehicle in Kinston

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    A woman is unharmed after her vehicle was struck by a train Friday morning. More>>

    Coach Ruff and staff take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video included

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    A special event followed ECU's practice Friday morning. More>>

    Ice Bucket Challenge and 9OYS help Lenoir Co. woman raise funds for ALS Video included

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    We told you earlier this week about a Lenoir County woman who is embracing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge after losing both her mother and grandmother to the disease. More>>

    Greenville Police keep communication open as unrest in the Midwest continues Video included

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    As the situation seems to settle in Ferguson, Greenville Police continue to grow and nurture their relationship with the community. More>>

    Camp Lejeune ceremony to honor 1st black Marines

    Camp Lejeune is honoring the first black Marines in a ceremony marking Montford Point Marine Day. More>>

    Fort Bragg paratrooper killed in Afghanistan Video included

    A Fort Bragg paratrooper has been killed in action in Afghanistan. More>>

    American Ebola doc urges help fighting outbreak

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    As one of few Ebola survivors with medical expertise, Dr. Kent Brantly seems keenly aware of the position his painful experience has put him in. He hasn't spoken yet about his plans, but spent much of his first public... More>>

    Parents had hoped to negotiate with Foley captors

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    The parents of slain journalist James Foley said they regarded an email they received from his captors last week as a hopeful sign they could negotiate with the Islamic militants. More>>

    Ice bucket challenge goes awry, firefighters hurt

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    A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they dumped water on college students who... More>>

    Riley's Army to hold pancake breakfast fundraising event

    Riley's Army to hold pancake breakfast fundraising event

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    Riley's Army is holding a Pancake Breakfast Fundraising EventSaturday, Aug 23rd at Applebee's off Greenville Blvd More>>

    Eastern NC school systems scrambling to find teachers Video included

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    Many school systems in Pitt, Beaufort and Greene Counties are scrambling to fill vacant teacher positions before school starts next week. More>>

    Heather Macy earns contract extension Video included

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    After approval by the Board of Trustees, East Carolina University has announced a five-year extension of head women's basketball coach Heather Macy's contract that will keep her at the helm of the program through the 2019-20 season, according to an announcement by director of athletics Jeff Compher Thursday afternoon. More>>

    Governor briefed on new testing strategies Video included

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    The Governor’s Teacher Advisory Committee presented a review of testing standards to Governor Pat McCrory Thursday. More>>

    NC Zoo gets polar bear from Chicago temporarily Video included

    Anana is a 15-year-old polar bear moving to the North Carolina Zoo Anana is a 15-year-old polar bear moving to the North Carolina Zoo

    The North Carolina Zoo is getting another polar bear that will relocate temporarily from Chicago. More>>

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    • Groups to appeal judge's ruling in NC voting case

      Groups to appeal judge's ruling in NC voting case

      Friday, August 22 2014 11:52 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:52:18 GMT
      Groups challenging sweeping changes to North Carolina's voting laws will appeal a judge's decision allowing this November's elections to be held under new rules drafted by Republican legislators. Lawyers for the North Carolina branch of the NACCP filed notice Thursday that they will ask the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond to review an Aug. 8 ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Thomas Schroeder.
      Groups challenging sweeping changes to North Carolina's voting laws will appeal a judge's decision allowing this November's elections to be held under new rules drafted by Republican legislators. Lawyers for the North Carolina branch of the NACCP filed notice Thursday that they will ask the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond to review an Aug. 8 ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Thomas Schroeder.
    • Fort Bragg paratrooper killed in Afghanistan

      Fort Bragg paratrooper killed in Afghanistan

      A Fort Bragg paratrooper has been killed in action in Afghanistan.
      A Fort Bragg paratrooper has been killed in action in Afghanistan.
    • Governor briefed on new testing strategies

      Governor briefed on new testing strategies

      Thursday, August 21 2014 8:07 PM EDT2014-08-22 00:07:35 GMT
      The Governor’s Teacher Advisory Committee presented a review of testing standards to Governor Pat McCrory Thursday.
      The Governor’s Teacher Advisory Committee presented a review of testing standards to Governor Pat McCrory Thursday.
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    • Dog found with broken jaw in Clarksville dumpster

      Dog found with broken jaw in Clarksville dumpster

      Friday, August 22 2014 11:51 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:51:43 GMT
      Oscar, a one-and-a-half-year-old Yorkie, was found in a dumpster in Clarksville Monday. He suffered a broken jaw and severe injuries to his neck.
      Oscar, a one-and-a-half-year-old Yorkie, was found in a dumpster in Clarksville Monday. He suffered a broken jaw and severe injuries to his neck.
    • Sarasota girl, 2, dies after being left in hot car

      Sarasota girl, 2, dies after being left in hot car

      Friday, August 22 2014 1:21 PM EDT2014-08-22 17:21:58 GMT
      Photo courtesy Uriel Hernandez’s Facebook pagePhoto courtesy Uriel Hernandez’s Facebook page
      A Sarasota father is charged with aggravated manslaughter after his 2-year-old daughter died in a hot car.
      A Sarasota father is charged with aggravated manslaughter after his 2-year-old daughter died in a hot car.
    • I-65 reopens after tanker explosion damages bridge at Peytonsville Road

      I-65 reopens after tanker explosion damages bridge at Peytonsville Road

      A tanker truck collided with a bridge support on I-65 at Peytonsville Road and burst into flames early Friday morning. The bridge was torn down and it will several months before a new one is built.
      A tanker truck collided with a bridge support on I-65 at Peytonsville Road and burst into flames early Friday morning. The bridge was torn down and it will several months before a new one is built.
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    • Furyk in 3-way tie for lead at Barclays

      Furyk in 3-way tie for lead at Barclays

      Friday, August 22 2014 2:54 PM EDT2014-08-22 18:54:56 GMT
      Jim Furyk had a 2-under 69 and was part of a three-way tie for the lead midway through the second round at The Barclays.
      Jim Furyk had a 2-under 69 and was part of a three-way tie for the lead midway through the second round at The Barclays.
    • Browns' Gordon in limbo awaiting NFL ruling

      Browns' Gordon in limbo awaiting NFL ruling

      Friday, August 22 2014 2:46 PM EDT2014-08-22 18:46:21 GMT
      Browns star wide receiver Josh Gordon says the only place he can find peace is on the football field. His time there could be running short.
      Browns star wide receiver Josh Gordon says the only place he can find peace is on the football field. His time there could be running short.
    • Cleveland greets reopening of historic ballpark

      Cleveland greets reopening of historic ballpark

      Friday, August 22 2014 2:46 PM EDT2014-08-22 18:46:18 GMT
      Even in Cleveland, League Park probably doesn't mean much to a casual baseball fan. The former home of the Cleveland Indians sat neglected and largely forgotten for decades in a not-so-well-traveled east side...
      Even in Cleveland, League Park probably doesn't mean much to a casual baseball fan. The former home of the Cleveland Indians sat neglected and largely forgotten for decades in a not-so-well-traveled east side...
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    • West condemns Russia over convoy to Ukraine

      West condemns Russia over convoy to Ukraine

      Friday, August 22 2014 3:24 PM EDT2014-08-22 19:24:53 GMT
      Ukraine's armed forces say they have caused heavy casualties among pro-Russian separatist forces, although their overall advance quelling the rebel resistance remains haphazard and faltering.
      Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated sharply on Friday as Moscow sent more than 130 trucks rolling across the border in what it said was a mission to deliver humanitarian aid.
    • New fear: What happens in Ferguson if no charges?

      New fear: What happens in Ferguson if no charges?

      Friday, August 22 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-08-22 19:15:39 GMT
      The streets of Ferguson have been peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions have been subsiding in the St. Louis suburb where unrest had erupted for several nights after a white police officer fatally...
      Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer. But a delicate and crucial question lingers: What happens...
    • Oklahoma officer accused in 6 sexual assaults

      Oklahoma officer accused in 6 sexual assaults

      Friday, August 22 2014 2:46 PM EDT2014-08-22 18:46:33 GMT
      An Oklahoma City police officer who was a star football player in high school and college is accused of sexually assaulting at least six women during traffic stops and investigators are looking into whether there...
      An Oklahoma City police officer who was a star football player in high school and college is accused of sexually assaulting at least six women during traffic stops and investigators are looking into whether there are more...
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