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    Hot and Sticky Labor Day; Scattered Storms by Mid Week Video included

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    Hot and humid Labor Day; scattered storms on deck by mid-week.
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    New approach to unemployment is helping NC get back to work Video included

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    As many people celebrate the Labor Day holiday, some people are still looking to get back to work. According to the North Carolina Department of Commerce, unemployment numbers have improved from this time last year from 8.1% to 6.5%. More>>

    NC offered $100M for Toyota HQ, twice Texas bid

    North Carolina business recruiters offered Toyota more than $100 million for the world's largest carmaker to move its North American headquarters to Charlotte rather than a Dallas suburb but still lost out to a Texas... More>>

    Loggerhead Turtle saved in Oregon inlet

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    Members from the U.S. Coast Guard and National Park Service rescued a loggerhead sea turtle Sunday in Oregon Inlet. More>>

    Stolen campaign signs lead to Lenoir County arrest Video included

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    Authorities say a man has been charged with stealing the campaign signs of a man running for Lenoir County sheriff.
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    DMV increasing mobile unit trips to Beaufort, Dare Video included

    The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles is increasing the number of trips by its mobile unit to Beaufort and Dare counties. More>>

    Union, NAACP plan 3 Labor Day rallies across NC Video included

    Union and civil rights leaders are joining together for a series of rallies and news conferences across North Carolina on Labor Day. More>>

    2nd suspect arrested in death of Weldon teen Video included

    Dalonte Bradley, 19, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Keyuon Garner Dalonte Bradley, 19, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Keyuon Garner
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    Authorities say they have arrested a second suspect in the killing of a Weldon teen that led to the retaliation slaying of a 2-year-old girl.
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    What's happening to Common Core in NC? Video included

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    The General Assembly passed a law this summer opponents of Common Core hope will derail its use in North Carolina's public schools. More>>

    One person shot outside a Rocky Mount grocery store Video included

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    An early morning shooting leaves one man behind bars and the other in the hospital. More>>

    3 people shot outside a Bertie County nightclub Video included

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    The Bertie County Sheriff's Office is investigating an early morning shooting. shooting is still under investigation. Deputies have not released the names or the conditions of the victims. 9 On Your Si... More>>

    Local stars continue to shine on Saturday's Video included

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    I would argue we live in one of the best places to cover football. At the high school level our teams always win state championships, then you get to see many of those players excel in college.
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    Greenville to recognize National Childhood Cancer Awareness month Video included

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    A local non-profit supporting children and families affected by cancer is getting ready for a big month. More>>

    Man arrested, charged with Pitt Co. armed robbery Video included

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    The Pitt County Sheriff's Office arrested a man accused of armed robbery and misdemeanor larceny. More>>

    Spring Lake man surrenders on child sex charges, claims innocence Video included

    Nathan Cooley turns himself in on child sex charges. (Mike Lamia, WNCN) Nathan Cooley turns himself in on child sex charges. (Mike Lamia, WNCN)
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    A man wanted by police for posing as an officer and sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl surrendered to authorities Saturday. More>>

    Hardy helps lead East Carolina past N.C. Central in season opener Video included

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    On a night when star senior receiver Justin Hardy snared a pair of touchdown passes and became East Carolina's all-time leader in receptions, it was a pass he threw that will be remembered as the highlight of the 2014 season-opener Saturday night at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. More>>

    Tailgate time at ECU's season opener Video included

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    Purple and gold swept through eastern North Carolina on Saturday. More>>

    2 killed after train hits car in Wake County Video included

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    Authorities say two people have died after their car was struck by a freight train in Wake County. More>>

    2 charged with Rocky Mount strip club killing Video included

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    Investigators say they have charged two men in a shooting death outside of a strip club in Rocky Mount. More>>

    Pilot in F-15 crash was decorated combat veteran

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    The pilot killed in the crash of an F-15 jet this week in the remote Virginia mountains was a decorated combat veteran with 17 years of experience flying the planes, military officials in Massachusetts said Friday. More>>

    6 dead in Sampson Co. mobile home fire Video included

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    Six people are dead after a mobile home caught fire early Saturday morning in Sampson County, investigators say.
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    ECU hosts N.C. Central in 2014 season opener Video included

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    East Carolina, which has made bowl appearances in seven of the last eight seasons, will open the new campaign under the direction of fifth-year head coach Ruffin McNeill when the Pirates battle North Carolina Central in a non-conference matchup at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. More>>

    Touchdown Friday Week Two Scores Video included

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    Game of the Week: New Bern 19, Havelock 14 - 3rd QuarterWest Carteret 14, East Carteret 0 - HalftimeDH Conley 42, Ayden Grifton 0 - Final Northside Jacksonville 14, White Oak 0 - 3rd QuarterSouth Creek 8, North Pitt 7 - 3rd Quarter More>>

    Two men shot, injured at Farmville Labor Day party Video included

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    Two men were shot and injured at a house party in Farmville early Saturday morning.
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    Kinston firefighters Fill the Boot this Labor Day weekend

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    Members of the Kinston Fire Department are hitting the streets this Labor Day weekend to collect money for muscular dystrophy. More>>

    Greenville Police investigate Subway armed robbery

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    Greenville police are investigating an armed robbery at the Subway on Moye Boulevard. More>>

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    • Warning: Graphic video shows Sarasota man beating dog

      Warning: Graphic video shows Sarasota man beating dog

      Thursday, August 28 2014 8:52 AM EDT2014-08-28 12:52:08 GMT
      Surveillance video shows Glover abusing dogSurveillance video shows Glover abusing dog
      A Sarasota County man has been arrested, accused of abusing and killing a miniature 12-pound Dachshund.
      A Sarasota County man has been arrested, accused of abusing and killing a miniature 12-pound Dachshund.
    • Update - New surveillance video shows marina fire

      Update - New surveillance video shows marina fire

      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.
    • Woman suffers possible shark bite at Surfside Beach

      Woman suffers possible shark bite at Surfside Beach

      Thursday, August 28 2014 6:12 AM EDT2014-08-28 10:12:55 GMT
      Photo of the scene on Wednesday by Marshall Staton/WBTWPhoto of the scene on Wednesday by Marshall Staton/WBTW
      A woman who was standing in the ocean in Surfside Beach on Wednesday afternoon suffered a possible shark bite, police say.The incident happened just before 3 pm near 1st Avenue North while the woman was in shallow water, said Surfside Beach Police Lt. Kenneth Hofmann.
      A woman who was standing in the ocean in Surfside Beach on Wednesday afternoon suffered a possible shark bite, police say.The incident happened just before 3 pm near 1st Avenue North while the woman was in shallow water, said Surfside Beach Police Lt. Kenneth Hofmann.
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    • 'Guardians' tops Labor Day, summer box office

      'Guardians' tops Labor Day, summer box office

      Monday, September 1 2014 2:51 PM EDT2014-09-01 18:51:52 GMT
      The intergalactic misfits of "Guardians of the Galaxy" are the summer's box-office superheroes.
      The intergalactic misfits of "Guardians of the Galaxy" are the summer's box-office superheroes.
    • Jennifer Lawrence requests nude pics investigation

      Jennifer Lawrence requests nude pics investigation

      Monday, September 1 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-09-01 17:51:56 GMT
      A publicist for Jennifer Lawrence says the actress has contacted authorities after nude photos of her were apparently stolen and posted online.
      Jennifer Lawrence has contacted authorities to investigate who stole and posted nude images of the Oscar winner online, a publicist for the actress said.
    • VENICE WATCH: McDormand hails female stories

      VENICE WATCH: McDormand hails female stories

      Monday, September 1 2014 1:30 PM EDT2014-09-01 17:30:55 GMT
      The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city. Here's what has been catching the eye of The Associated Press:
      The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city. Here's what has been catching the eye of The Associated Press:
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    • Djokovic tops Kohlschreiber, reaches US Open QFs

      Djokovic tops Kohlschreiber, reaches US Open QFs

      Monday, September 1 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:00:55 GMT
      Playing mostly mistake-free tennis, top-seeded Novak Djokovic reached the quarterfinals at the U.S. Open for the eighth year in a row - and 22nd consecutive Grand Slam tournament overall.
      Playing mostly mistake-free tennis, top-seeded Novak Djokovic reached the quarterfinals at the U.S. Open for the eighth year in a row - and at a 22nd consecutive Grand Slam tournament overall.
    • Serena Williams rolls to US Open quarters

      Serena Williams rolls to US Open quarters

      Monday, September 1 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:00:54 GMT
      Flavia Pennetta reached the U.S. Open quarterfinals with a 7-5, 6-2 victory over Casey Dellacqua, beginning a full Labor Day slate of matches featuring top-seeded Serena Williams and six of the top 10 men's seeds.
      Serena Williams reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal of the year with a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Kaia Kenepi at the U.S. Open on Monday, keeping her hopes alive for a third straight Flushing Meadows crown.
    • Phils' Hamels pulled with no-hitter thru 6 innings

      Phils' Hamels pulled with no-hitter thru 6 innings

      Monday, September 1 2014 3:51 PM EDT2014-09-01 19:51:13 GMT
      Cole Hamels of the Philadelphia Phillies has been pulled from the game after pitching six innings of no-hit ball against the Atlanta Braves.
      Cole Hamels of the Philadelphia Phillies has been pulled after pitching six innings of no-hit ball against Atlanta, and reliever Jake Diekman threw a hitless seventh.
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    • No gray area: Beliefs shape views of Brown killing

      No gray area: Beliefs shape views of Brown killing

      Monday, September 1 2014 2:52 PM EDT2014-09-01 18:52:51 GMT
      Lamont Jones and Keith Stephens stood 60 feet from each other, separated by four lanes of pavement and a thousand miles of perception.
      Lamont Jones and Keith Stephens stood 60 feet from each other, separated by four lanes of pavement and a thousand miles of perception.
    • Parents of ill UK boy fight extradition from Spain

      Parents of ill UK boy fight extradition from Spain

      Monday, September 1 2014 2:52 PM EDT2014-09-01 18:52:42 GMT
      A Spanish judge will open proceedings on whether to extradite to Britain the parents of a 5-year-old boy with a brain tumor they took abroad against doctors' advice.
      The parents say they want to give their 5 year-old-boy with a brain tumor the best chance to live with a revolutionary new treatment they learned about on the Internet. Their British hospital says the boy has a 70 percent...
    • Cuba cracks down on goods in travelers' luggage

      Cuba cracks down on goods in travelers' luggage

      Monday, September 1 2014 2:52 PM EDT2014-09-01 18:52:37 GMT
      Cubans braced Monday for a clampdown on the flow of car tires, flat-screen televisions, blue jeans and shampoo in the bags of travelers who haul eye-popping amounts of foreign-bought merchandise to an island where...
      Lugging duffel bags crammed with soap, socks, toys and other hard-to-obtain consumer goods, travelers arriving in Cuba on Monday complained that new government restrictions on their imports would leave their families wanting.
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