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    For many people in the east, their severe storm plan includes hunkering down in county shelters to protect themselves. More>>

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    Hot Weekend/Severe Weather Threat Monday Video included

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    A hot weekend ahead.  Severe storms possible by Monday.
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    Immigration workshop warns against scammers

    Immigration workshop warns against scammers Video included

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    The Association of Mexicans in North Carolina" or "AMEXCAN" sponsored a workshop tonight alongside the" N.C. Justice Center" to answer questions about fraud protection and the “Deferred Action for Early Childhood Arrivals” program. More>>

    Disappearing Beach: The story of Buxton Beach Video included

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    Hatteras Island is a vacation destination for more than a million people a year. More>>

    Pitt Co. All-Stars prepare for 12U Babe Ruth World Series Video included

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    The Pitt County 12U All-Star softball team is busy on the practice field getting ready for 2014 Babe Ruth World Series. More>>

    Tournament of State Champions holds opening ceremony Video included

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    It's another magical night over at Elm Street Park as some of the best young baseball players in the country converge in Greenville. Tonight was the opening ceremony for the Tournament of State Champions. More>>

    Cellphone unlocking set to become legal again

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    Congress passed a bill Friday that makes it legal to "unlock" cellphones so the devices can -at least in some instances- be used on other carriers. More>>

    New Bern milk plant to have only 30 workers after Sunday

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    The Maola Milk plant is scheduled to close its processing operations on Sunday.  More>>

    Jamesville NRSBA school set to open its doors next week Video included

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    A new high school in the east dedicated to science, technology, engineering and math is set to open its doors next week. More>>

    EMS also affected by Vidant Pungo shutdown Video included

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    Belhaven mayor Adam O'Neal makes a stop in Fredericksburg, Virginia on his 237-mile walk fighting for rural healthcare. More>>

    Beaufort County still working to pick up pieces after April tornado Video included

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    Three months after tornadoes ripped through portions of Beaufort County, people are still working to pick up the pieces. More>>

    Fast food workers prepare to escalate wage demands

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    Fast food workers say they're prepared to escalate their campaign for higher wages and union representation, starting with a national convention in suburban Chicago where more than 1,000 workers will discuss the future... More>>

    Coach Ruff holds his annual fantasy camp Video included

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    Have you ever wondered what your favorite Pirates have to do to be successful? It is not easy as we found out today at Coach Ruffin McNeill's Fantasy Camp. More>>

    Coast Guard rescues boaters off Bald Head Island

    The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued 10 people after their pontoon boat began taking on water southeast of Bald Head Island. More>>

    NC man charged with child abuse after spanking

    A Jacksonville man is charged by Onslow County authorities with child abuse after they say he spanked a young girl with several objects. More>>

    Attorney: 'Fatal Vision' court case will continue

    Former Army captain, Jeffrey MacDonald's latest appeal for a new trial has been denied. Former Army captain, Jeffrey MacDonald's latest appeal for a new trial has been denied.

    A defense attorney says the case of Jeffrey MacDonald isn't over despite a federal judge's rejection of the former Army doctor's claim of innocence and request for a new trial. More>>

    Pitt County ahead of medicaid app schedule Video included

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    Pitt County reports they are seeing the highest productivity levels in the state for processing Medicaid applications on NC Fast. More>>

    Va. Gov.: Blessing more didn't die in tornado

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    Speaking a few dozen yards away from where two people were killed in a tornado that swept through a campground on the Eastern Shore of Virginia, Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Friday it's a blessing more people didn't... More>>

    Man charged in New Bern post office accident

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    Police charge a man for crashing into the lobby of a New Bern post office Friday morning. More>>

    Wilson police investigate late night shooting

    Wilson police identify 7-year-old boy killed after shots fired at home Video included

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    Police have identified a 7-year-old killed in a shooting Wednesday night in Wilson. More>>

    Three arrested with meth, sawed-off rifle in Kinston

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    Three people are facing charges in Kinston after police seized drugs and weapons. More>>

    Beaufort fires blamed on Thursday storms, lightning Video included

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    Storms with gusty winds, torrential rainfall, and dangerous lightning sparked three fires Thursday afternoon in Carteret County.  More>>

    Magnolia man due in court on arson, attempted murder charges

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    Friday, a Duplin County man facing arson and attempted murder charges will make his first court appearance.  More>>

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    • NC man facing 50+ sex charges is held on $7 million bond; more victims possible, deputies say

      NC man facing 50+ sex charges is held on $7 million bond; more victims possible, deputies say

      Thursday, July 24 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-07-24 22:07:24 GMT
      Facebook image of Hill with some money.Facebook image of Hill with some money.
      On Wednesday evening, the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office said it had a rapist in custody and held the suspect on $2 million bond. Now detectives think they have a lot more with charges Denzel Jamal Hill is being held on $7 million bond ..
      On Wednesday evening, the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office said it had a rapist in custody and held the suspect on $2 million bond. Now detectives think they have a lot more with charges Denzel Jamal Hill is being held on $7 million bond ..
    • Couple arrested for having sex on Cortez Beach in front of beachgoers

      Couple arrested for having sex on Cortez Beach in front of beachgoers

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 1:08 PM EDT2014-07-22 17:08:35 GMT
      Bradenton Beach police officers were dispatched to Cortez Beach after a few people called 911 and complained about a couple having sex publicly, right next to a little girl on the beach.
      Bradenton Beach police officers were dispatched to Cortez Beach after a few people called 911 and complained about a couple having sex publicly, right next to a little girl on the beach.
    • Largest companies by revenue in each state

      Largest companies by revenue in each state

      Thursday, July 10 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-07-11 00:01:10 GMT
      Broadview Networks recently decided to find out the biggest -- by revenue -- company in each state in the US.The company used the Fortune 500 list to start with, but needed data by state, so it turned to Hoover's.With data from that company, they were able to search through each state's list of companies and then find the largest -- by revenue.Just flip through the list above and see who is the biggest in each state, what town they are based and their revenue.
      Broadview Networks recently decided to find out the biggest -- by revenue -- company in each state in the US.The company used the Fortune 500 list to start with, but needed data by state, so it turned to Hoover's.With data from that company, they were able to search through each state's list of companies and then find the largest -- by revenue.Just flip through the list above and see who is the biggest in each state, what town they are based and their revenue.
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    • Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers

      Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers

      Saturday, July 26 2014 2:34 AM EDT2014-07-26 06:34:58 GMT
      Glitzy billboards in the Middle East and postage stamps in the U.S. Advertisements for lingerie and sales on modest skirts. Lavish buffets and cellphone apps.
      Glitzy billboards in the Middle East and postage stamps in the U.S. Advertisements for lingerie and sales on modest skirts. Lavish buffets and cellphone apps.
    • No truce, but 12-hour lull in Gaza fighting begins

      No truce, but 12-hour lull in Gaza fighting begins

      Saturday, July 26 2014 1:46 AM EDT2014-07-26 05:46:01 GMT
      A 12-hour humanitarian cease-fire has begun to allow civilians in Gaza to receive aid and evacuate to safer areas.
      A 12-hour humanitarian cease-fire has begun to allow civilians in Gaza to receive aid and evacuate to safer areas.
    • EU hits Russian intelligence chiefs with sanctions

      EU hits Russian intelligence chiefs with sanctions

      Saturday, July 26 2014 12:55 AM EDT2014-07-26 04:55:58 GMT
      European Union ambassadors have reached a preliminary deal on stepped-up sanctions against Russia, targeting its access to European capital markets and trade in the defense sector, dual-use goods and sensitive...
      The European Union on Friday extended its Ukraine-related sanctions to target top Russian intelligence officials and leaders of the pro-Russia revolt in eastern Ukraine, official documents showed.
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    • Radar captures mayfly swarm on Mississippi River

      Radar captures mayfly swarm on Mississippi River

      Friday, July 25 2014 4:56 PM EDT2014-07-25 20:56:25 GMT
      Mayflies have begun hatching in the Mississippi River, emerging from the water in swarms that show up on radar like thunderstorms, coat roads and other surfaces and leave behind a slimy mess.
      Mayflies have begun emerging from the Mississippi River in swarms that show up on radar like thunderstorms, coat roads and leave behind slimy messes. They've already been blamed for at least one car crash this week in...
    • Bazinga! 'Big Bang Theory' writers hit Comic-Con

      Bazinga! 'Big Bang Theory' writers hit Comic-Con

      Friday, July 25 2014 4:33 PM EDT2014-07-25 20:33:10 GMT
      Past "Big Bang" Comic-Con panels have paid off for fans that score tickets. One viewer was awarded a trip to space. And there was a surprise appearance by Johnny Galecki, who hid in the audience in costume until he...
      Past "Big Bang" Comic-Con panels have paid off for fans that score tickets. One viewer was awarded a trip to space. And there was a surprise appearance by Johnny Galecki, who hid in the audience in costume until he asked a...
    • Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chain

      Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chain

      Friday, July 25 2014 9:05 PM EDT2014-07-26 01:05:50 GMT
      It's been called a David vs. Goliath story, a "Tale of Two Arthurs" and even the "ultimate Greek tragedy," but the characters in this drama are not Biblical or literary figures.
      It's been called a David vs. Goliath story, a "Tale of Two Arthurs" and even the "ultimate Greek tragedy," but the characters in this drama are not Biblical or literary figures. They're grocery store owners.
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