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    New ECU students are moving into dorms all across campus. More>>

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    Hot temperatures along with a high heat index this afternoon Video included

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    Unsettled weather will move through eastern North Carolina for the next few days. More>>

    LCPS begins to roll out iPad initiative for all students

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    A multi-million dollar technology initiative in Lenoir County, will eventually put an iPad in the hands of every student. More>>

    Fire that killed disabled man, great-grandson accidental Video included

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    Authorities say the fire that killed a disabled man his great-grandson in a house fire was accidental. More>>

    Touchdown Friday Preview Part Two (Pitt County)

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    It's the final day of practice and walk throughs for high school football teams across the East, and that means Touchdown Friday kicks off tomorrow night. More>>

    Ebola: Care and recovery of 2 American aid workers

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    Two American aid workers have recovered from Ebola and left an Atlanta hospital, after weeks of intensive treatment in a special isolation unit. More>>

    Groups to appeal judge's ruling in NC voting case

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    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. More>>

    Gov. Nixon taking National Guard out of Ferguson Video included

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    Gov. Jay Nixon on Thursday ordered the Missouri National Guard to begin withdrawing from Ferguson, where nightly scenes of unrest have erupted since a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old nearly... More>>

    Pirates go back to shells for Thursday morning practice

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    Following its final two-a-day of fall camp, East Carolina returned to Hight Field inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex for its 17th workout with a two-hour morning session in shells. More>>

    Father of 4-week old infant charged with felony child abuse

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    Deputies say they've arrested a man accused of abusing a 4-week-old infant. More>>

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    • Raleigh cold case 'solvable' 20 years later, detectives say

      Raleigh cold case 'solvable' 20 years later, detectives say

      Thursday, August 21 2014 5:25 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:25:05 GMT
      A Triangle family says it is "optimistic" someone will come forward with information that may help police solve a 20-year-old cold case.
      A Triangle family says it is "optimistic" someone will come forward with information that may help police solve a 20-year-old cold case.
    • Groups to appeal judge's ruling in NC voting case

      Groups to appeal judge's ruling in NC voting case

      Thursday, August 21 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:22:12 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.
    • Wake Co. sees jump in teacher turnover

      Wake Co. sees jump in teacher turnover

      Thursday, August 21 2014 4:48 PM EDT2014-08-21 20:48:42 GMT
      Wake County is seeing significant turnover in teachers – and still looking to hire teachers as the traditional school year approaches.
      Wake County is seeing significant turnover in teachers – and still looking to hire teachers as the traditional school year approaches.
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    • Dog found with broken jaw in Clarksville dumpster

      Dog found with broken jaw in Clarksville dumpster

      Thursday, August 21 2014 4:47 PM EDT2014-08-21 20:47:57 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.
    • Local Man Honored For 171 Pounds Weight Loss

      Local Man Honored For 171 Pounds Weight Loss

      He went from walking only a few blocks with the help of canes to walking three miles per day, five days a week.
      He went from walking only a few blocks with the help of canes to walking three miles per day, five days a week.
    • Man arrested for Ravenel road rage incident ending in gunfire

      Man arrested for Ravenel road rage incident ending in gunfire

      Thursday, August 21 2014 5:16 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:16:03 GMT
      Curtis Ray WhitehurstCurtis Ray Whitehurst
      55 year old Curtis Ray Whitehurst of St. Petersburg, Florida, was arrested on two counts of Assault and Battery 1st Degree by the Charleston County Sheriff's Office.On Wednesday, August 20th at 8:00 am, Charleston County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the Sunoco Gas Station on Hwy 17 in Ravenel to investigate a road rage incident where a gun was fired.According to deputies, a Ford Ranger was traveling north on HWY 17. A semi-truck, driven by Whitehurst approached the ranger from behin...
      55 year old Curtis Ray Whitehurst of St. Petersburg, Florida, was arrested on two counts of Assault and Battery 1st Degree by the Charleston County Sheriff's Office.On Wednesday, August 20th at 8:00 am, Charleston County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the Sunoco Gas Station on Hwy 17 in Ravenel to investigate a road rage incident where a gun was fired.According to deputies, a Ford Ranger was traveling north on HWY 17. A semi-truck, driven by Whitehurst approached the ranger from behin...
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    • Guide on TV's 'Wild West Alaska' pleads guilty

      Guide on TV's 'Wild West Alaska' pleads guilty

      Thursday, August 21 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:53:58 GMT
      A hunting guide who appears on the Animal Planet television show "Wild West Alaska" has pleaded guilty to four misdemeanor hunting or guiding violations.
      A hunting guide who appears on the Animal Planet television show "Wild West Alaska" has pleaded guilty to four misdemeanor hunting or guiding violations.
    • Ex-Virginia governor talks about troubled marriage

      Ex-Virginia governor talks about troubled marriage

      Thursday, August 21 2014 5:24 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:24:55 GMT
      Former Gov. Bob McDonnell downplayed the significance of his joy ride in a Ferrari owned by a former CEO of a dietary supplement maker.
      Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell wrote a long, forlorn email to his wife three years ago trying to save his marriage, calling her his "soulmate," yet he also said he grew so weary of her yelling that he began taking...
    • An 86-year-old Utah woman writes romance novel

      An 86-year-old Utah woman writes romance novel

      Thursday, August 21 2014 5:04 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:04:38 GMT
      An 86-year-old Utah woman became a first-time novelist by writing a steamy romance novel about a bored housewife.
      An 86-year-old Utah woman became a first-time novelist by writing a steamy romance novel about a bored housewife.
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    • Foley case lays bare debate over paying ransom

      Foley case lays bare debate over paying ransom

      Thursday, August 21 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:54:00 GMT
      A U.S. official says the Islamic State militants who beheaded American journalist James Foley in Syria had demanded $132.5 million - or 100 million Euros- in ransom for his release.
      The beheading of freelance journalist James Foley has forced a new debate between the longtime U.S. and British refusal to negotiate with terrorists, and Europe and the Persian Gulf's increasing willingness to pay...
    • US judge strikes down Florida gay marriage ban

      US judge strikes down Florida gay marriage ban

      Thursday, August 21 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:34:26 GMT
      A federal judge has declared Florida's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, joining state judges in four counties who have sided with gay couples wishing to tie the knot.
      A federal judge on Thursday declared Florida's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, joining judges across the country who have sided with gay couples wishing to tie the knot.
    • American Ebola doc: 'I am thrilled to be alive'

      American Ebola doc: 'I am thrilled to be alive'

      Thursday, August 21 2014 5:16 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:16:55 GMT
      The Atlanta hospital where two American aid workers were brought after getting infected with the Ebola virus will hold a news conference to discuss their discharge.
      Calling it a "miraculous day," an American doctor infected with Ebola left his isolation unit and warmly hugged his doctors and nurses on Thursday, showing the world that he poses no public health threat one month after...
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