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    Greenville "Superblock" to bring $200 million to city tax base Video included

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    As the first of several new businesses open in Greenville's "Superblock," local business owners are expecting the project to bring jobs and millions to the city's tax base. More>>

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    Heavy Downpours Possible This Evening Video included

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    Rain chances remain above normal for much of the work week.
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    Is minimum wage enough? Video included

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    The push for a higher minimum wage gets a boost from a nationwide campaign. It is called, “Live the Wage.” In the span of a week, elected officials and community leaders vow to live off $77. More>>

    Special honor for troubled state crime lab

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    North Carolina’s crime lab is now the only system in the country to obtain dual international accreditation.   More>>

    New group forms in fight to get Vidant Pungo Hospital re-opened Video included

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    It's now been 3 weeks since Vidant Pungo Hospital shut its doors. More>>

    Belhaven mayor meets with Va. gov as walk to D.C. continues Video included

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    Belhaven mayor Adam O'Neal made a stop at the Virginia governor's mansion in Richmond on Tuesday, as his walk to Washington D.C. continues. More>>

    Pitt County deputies charge men in sweepstakes bust

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    Deputies say they've charged three men in a Pitt County sweepstakes bust. More>>

    Suspect wanted in Dover vehicle theft

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    Deputies want your help to identify the suspect in a motor vehicle theft. More>>

    Tropical depression moving westward across Atlantic

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    A tropical depression moving west across the Atlantic is expected to fall apart over the next few days.
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    East Carolina Athletics, WNCT-TV Announce Television Partnership Video included

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    The East Carolina University Department of Athletics, in conjunction with its multimedia rights partner IMG College, have agreed to terms with WNCT-TV on a three-year contract which will re-establish a broadcast relationship dating back to 1989 and enable the region's CBS affiliate to regain its standing as the "Official Station of the Pirates." More>>

    SW Forsyth beats Greenville North State for 11-12 Little League State Title Video included

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    Connor Monroe hit a home run and picked up the win on the mound as SW Forsyth beat Greenville North State 4-1 to win the 11-12 North Carolina State Little League title at Elm Street Park. More>>

    Red Cross in urgent need of blood donors Video included

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    The American Red Cross reports blood donations are down approximately 8% over the last 11 weeks. More>>

    Audit: Ex-Tarboro manager siphoned off town funds Video included

    A state audit has determined that the former manager in Tarboro siphoned off more than $450,000 in taxpayer funds to provide himself with unapproved benefits and to buy personal items unrelated to his job. More>>

    Carteret couple charged after stabbing each other during fight

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    A Carteret County couple is facing charges after deputies say the two stabbed each other during a fight. More>>

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      Sharks in the sound: researchers study aims to ease fears

      Monday, July 21 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:06:04 GMT
      Millions of people enjoy North Carolina waters every year. But few of those people stop to think what they may be swimming in.
      Millions of people enjoy North Carolina waters every year. But few of those people stop to think what they may be swimming in.
    • Things You Only Hear in the South

      Things You Only Hear in the South

      Friday, June 20 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-06-21 00:10:48 GMT
      Here are a mess of words and phrases that make the South unique and awesome.
      Here are a mess of words and phrases that make the South unique and awesome.
    • Audit: Ex-Tarboro manager siphoned off town funds

      Audit: Ex-Tarboro manager siphoned off town funds

      A state audit has determined that the former manager in Tarboro siphoned off more than $450,000 in taxpayer funds to provide himself with unapproved benefits and to buy personal items unrelated to his job.
      A state audit has determined that the former manager in Tarboro siphoned off more than $450,000 in taxpayer funds to provide himself with unapproved benefits and to buy personal items unrelated to his job.
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    • CEO: Clippers coach to quit if Sterling stays

      CEO: Clippers coach to quit if Sterling stays

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:24:23 GMT
      Richard Parsons, the interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers, is due to step into the battle of billionaires going on in probate court over the proposed sale of the Los Angeles Clippers.
      The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the team.
    • A's agree to 10-year lease to stay in Oakland

      A's agree to 10-year lease to stay in Oakland

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:23 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:23:39 GMT
      The Athletics have agreed to a 10-year lease extension to stay in Oakland, the team and city officials announced Tuesday.
      The Athletics have agreed to a 10-year lease extension to stay in Oakland, the team and city officials announced Tuesday.
    • Pyeongchang's 2018 Olympic committee faced audit

      Pyeongchang's 2018 Olympic committee faced audit

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:01 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:01:16 GMT
      South Korean officials say the organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang has been under investigation over its preparations for the games.
      The organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang has been under investigation over its preparations for the games, South Korean officials said.
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    • Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

      Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:15:04 GMT
      By The Associated Press Delta Air Lines is canceling all flights to Israel until further notice, citing reports that a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.
      By The Associated Press When U.S. and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots...
    • New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

      New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:53:36 GMT
      A man believed to have provided the gun used by Boston Marathon bombing suspects to kill a college police officer has been arrested on drug and weapon charges.
      A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is believed to have provided the handgun used to kill a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer during the manhunt, people with knowledge of the...
    • In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

      In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:11 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:11:21 GMT
      In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense...
      In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense systems...
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    • End comes for notorious Venezuelan vertical slum

      End comes for notorious Venezuelan vertical slum

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:21 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:21:33 GMT
      The first of thousands of squatters who transformed a half-built skyscraper into a vertical slum were moved out by armed police and soldiers Tuesday, marking the beginning of the end for the Tower of David's...
      The beginning of the end came for the world's tallest slum Tuesday as officials began evicting thousands of squatters from a haphazard community inside the half-built Caracas skyscraper known as the Tower of David.
    • At 101, weather observer gets a place in the sun

      At 101, weather observer gets a place in the sun

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:41 PM EDT2014-07-22 20:41:34 GMT
      It takes only a couple of minutes, twice a day, but 101-year-old Richard Hendrickson is fiercely proud that he has done the same thing for his country and community nearly every day since Herbert Hoover was in the...
      It takes only a couple of minutes, twice a day, but 101-year-old Richard Hendrickson is fiercely proud that he has done the same thing for his country and community nearly every day since Herbert Hoover was in the White...
    • Couple marries in Omaha's largest cemetery

      Couple marries in Omaha's largest cemetery

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:07 PM EDT2014-07-22 20:07:14 GMT
      A Nebraska couple chose an unusual venue for their wedding: the largest cemetery in Omaha.
      A Nebraska couple chose an unusual venue for their wedding: the largest cemetery in Omaha.
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