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    Allegations of neglect resurface in Vanceboro Video included

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    The wife of a former state representative may be a in heap of trouble. One of her neighbors in Vanceboro is accusing her of animal neglect. More>>

    Hotter weather ahead... Video included

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    Hot temperatures continue through the weekend, with a more unsettled pattern returning next week.
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    Pitt County high schools begin Virtual Academy for students Video included

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    A new virtual academy at Pitt County Schools gives students another way to take the classes they need to graduate. More>>

    Touchdown Friday preview, Havelock remembers last loss Video included

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    It's arguably the biggest game in the state tomorrow night. Touchdown Friday top seed Havelock plays host to Craven County rival, and two seed New Bern in our Game of the Week. More>>

    Jolie, Pitt wed privately at chateau in France

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    The wait is finally over: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Hollywood's reigning royal couple, have tied the knot. More>>

    Deputies: Newport teen arrested in Rowan County after kidnapping, assault

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    A Newport teen is behind bars in Rowan County on kidnapping and assault charges. More>>

    ECU Men's Basketball schedule released

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    East Carolina will make a record 17 national television appearances during the upcoming season as University athletic officials and the American Athletic Conference revealed the Pirates' entire 2014-15 schedule Thursday. More>>

    Former teacher asst. convicted for assaulting handicapped student Video included

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    A former Pitt County teacher assistant will spend the next 150 days in jail. More>>

    Going gold for pediatric cancer awareness month Video included

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    Dozens of homes in eastern North Carolina are going gold as September is National Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month. More>>

    Jacksonville attempted ATM robbers caught on camera

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    Deputies need the public's help to identify the suspects wo attempted to break into a MFCU ATM. More>>

    Greenville men busted for heroin trafficking

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    Two men are behind bars following a month long heroin trafficking investigation. More>>

    Seahawk statue back at UNC-Wilmington

    The Seahawk statue stolen last month has been returned to the University of North Carolina-Wilmington. 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 Thursday. More>>

    DPS apprehends juvenile who left custody in Lenoir County Video included

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    A juvenile, supposed to be in custody in Lenoir County, has been apprehended in Halifax County. More>>

    Search efforts resume for missing pilot

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    Ground teams resumed searching Thursday for a pilot who went missing after an F-15 fighter jet crashed in a remote, heavily wooded area of western Virginia, according to a Virginia State Police spokeswoman. More>>

    Applications for US unemployment aid slip to 298K

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    The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits slipped 1,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 298,000, a low level that signals employers are cutting few jobs and hiring is likely to remain strong. More>>

    Manteo man rams into sheriff's office car while trying to escape, facing 24 charges

    David Lee, 26, of Manteo faces 24 charges after running into a deputy's car while running from a drug stop. David Lee, 26, of Manteo faces 24 charges after running into a deputy's car while running from a drug stop.
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    A Manteo man led deputies on a chase that resulted in a crash, following a drug investigation on Wednesday. David Allen Lee, 26, was eventually arrested and charged with numerous crimes. More>>

    Stealz app is win-win for businesses and customers Video included

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    Everyone is looking for a deal and sometimes it's as easy as checking-in or posting a photo to your social media accounts, according to a new app that helps you save money and connect with your friends.Stealz is a smart phone app that helps you earn points by posting on your Twitter and Facebook accounts. More>>

    Construction halted on some NC roads for holiday

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    The N.C. Department of Transportation says most construction projects along state and U.S. routes will be suspended for the Labor Day weekend. More>>

    Health officials say the earlier the better for flu shots

    Health officials say the earlier the better for flu shots Video included

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    Health officials recommend everyone gets vaccinated as early as September.  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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    • Mickelson in a bind with 4 straight playoff events

      Mickelson in a bind with 4 straight playoff events

      Thursday, August 28 2014 7:04 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:04:43 GMT
      Phil Mickelson isn't a fan of four straight FedEx Cup playoff events that follows a summer of big events and precedes the Ryder Cup.
      Phil Mickelson isn't a fan of four straight FedEx Cup playoff events that follows a summer of big events and precedes the Ryder Cup.
    • USC coach accepts some blame in Shaw situation

      USC coach accepts some blame in Shaw situation

      Thursday, August 28 2014 6:49 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:49:37 GMT
      Josh Shaw has been an exemplary teammate and a valuable leader at Southern California, earning his fellow Trojans' trust and praise after transferring home to help his family two years ago.
      Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian believes he shares blame with the athletic department for publicizing cornerback Josh Shaw's fictitious story about injuring his ankles while saving his nephew from drowning.
    • Notre Dame to hold out 5th player in investigation

      Notre Dame to hold out 5th player in investigation

      Thursday, August 28 2014 6:49 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:49:21 GMT
      Notre Dame says it will hold out a fifth player from competition as it investigates possible academic dishonesty and NCAA violations.
      Reserve safety Eilar Hardy has joined four other Notre Dame players being withheld from practice and games as the university investigates possible academic dishonesty and NCAA violations.
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    • Drugs killed Oklahoma inmate in troubled execution

      Drugs killed Oklahoma inmate in troubled execution

      Thursday, August 28 2014 7:11 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:11:55 GMT
      A report on a problematic execution in Oklahoma shows lethal drugs caused the inmate to die, not a heart attack, after the state's prisons chief halted efforts to kill him.
      An Oklahoma death row inmate who writhed, moaned and clenched his teeth before he was pronounced dead about 43 minutes after his execution began succumbed to the lethal drugs he was administered, not a heart attack, after...
    • Obama tamps down prospect of strikes in Syria

      Obama tamps down prospect of strikes in Syria

      Thursday, August 28 2014 7:04 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:04:36 GMT
      President Barack Obama faces a familiar question as he contemplates airstrikes in Syria: Should Congress have a say in his decision?
      President Barack Obama tamped down the prospect of imminent U.S. military action in Syria on Thursday, saying "we don't have a strategy yet" for degrading the violent militant group seeking to establish a caliphate in...
    • High school buddies followed similar path to jihad

      High school buddies followed similar path to jihad

      Thursday, August 28 2014 7:04 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:04:33 GMT
      Two high school buddies who loved to shoot hoops and crack jokes with their friends both converted to Islam in early adulthood and were somehow recruited by terror groups to leave the United States and die for...
      The two high school buddies loved to shoot hoops and crack jokes with their friends. They both converted to Islam in early adulthood. And both were recruited by terror groups to leave the United States and die for jihadist...
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