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    Storm shelters in East critical to saving lives

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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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    • 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.
    • Large Sandy-struck family splits $20M lottery win

      Large Sandy-struck family splits $20M lottery win

      Friday, July 25 2014 9:35 PM EDT2014-07-26 01:35:42 GMT
      A large family that lives at the shore and suffered losses during Superstorm Sandy will share a $20 million lottery jackpot that one of the 17 siblings said will be "a great pick-me-up."
      A lottery-playing tradition started by the matriarch of a large New Jersey shore family paid off for her 17 children this week when the group won a $20 million jackpot that will partly be used to help family members...
    • Gaza sides agree to lull but truce efforts stall

      Gaza sides agree to lull but truce efforts stall

      Friday, July 25 2014 8:45 PM EDT2014-07-26 00:45:46 GMT
      An Israeli defense official says the Security Cabinet is meeting to discuss international cease-fire efforts, but also the option of expanding its eight-day-old ground operation in Gaza.
      Israel-Hamas fighting looked headed for escalation after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry failed Friday to broker a weeklong truce as a first step toward a broader deal and Israel's defense minister warned Israel...
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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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