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HP: Richland County deputy charged in collision Video included

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The South Carolina Highway Patrol says charges will be coming to an on-duty Richland County deputy who troopers say ran a red light and slammed into another driver. More>>

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Confirmed: two EF-1 tornadoes hit Tri-Cities Sunday night Video included

Aerial shot of storm damage over Sullivan and Washington counties Aerial shot of storm damage over Sullivan and Washington counties
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According to the National Weather Service’s preliminary assessment, two tornadoes are confirmed to have touched down in Sullivan and Washington counties Sunday evening. More>>

No known criminal link in case of missing Dundee mom

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Jennifer Huston's family says she left Dundee on Thursday night to run errands. She never returned home. More>>

Sons of Confederate Veterans demand apology from Washington & Lee Video included

These are the items the 15-year-old says he wore to Lee Chapel and was asked to remove. These are the items the 15-year-old says he wore to Lee Chapel and was asked to remove.
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Lexington (WSLS) - The Stonewall Brigade, Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp #1296 is calling upon Washington Lee University President, Kenneth P. Ruscio, to apologize for what it calls the school's mistreatment of a 15-year-old boy over the weekend. More>>

Capped enrollment at Wake schools affecting where families choose to live Video included

Wake County School Board Chairwoman Christine Kushner Wake County School Board Chairwoman Christine Kushner
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Wake County is one of the fastest growing counties in North Carolina, but that population boom is causing some unexpected problems for the real estate market. More>>

Team USA track star killed in crash

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Track and field field star killed after semi slammed into a stalled car on I-75 in Cordele. More>>

Police: Woman left child in 140-degree car to get nails done

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A woman from Hartford was arrested for leaving a child in the car on a hot day while she went to get her nails done. More>>

Shreveport pastor rallies against "Black Jesus"

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Cable T-V's Cartoon Network, is creating controversy over its late night show that will air during the stations "Adult Swim" hours. It's called "Black Jesus." More>>

Peoria PD arrests 3 for sex romp in hot tub

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A sexual romp in an apartment hot tub landed a Peoria mother, her boyfriend and another woman behind bars on various sex and child abuse charges Sunday night. More>>

Paprika powder sold in SC stores recalled over Salmonella risk

Ecoato-brand Sweet Paprika Powder is being recalled over a possible Salmonella contamination. (Photo source: TJX Companies, Inc.) Ecoato-brand Sweet Paprika Powder is being recalled over a possible Salmonella contamination. (Photo source: TJX Companies, Inc.)
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A spice sold in 17 states including South Carolina is being recalled because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. More>>

Soldier killed, daughter injured in Florida plane crash Sunday

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A Fort Stewart Soldier was killed and his daughter critically injured on a beach in Venice, FL, when a plane crashed into them Sunday afternoon. 
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Cleanup continues after 100-mph macroburst in Phoenix Video included

NWS: Macroburst hit north Phoenix with 100 mph winds  NWS: Macroburst hit north Phoenix with 100 mph winds
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Intense macrobursts can cause tornado-force damage of up to F3 intensity, the National Weather Service said after it confirmed the event. The Paradise Valley Hospital sustained rooftop damage. More>>

Device to keep sharks away now available in US Video included

When a shark comes close to someone wearing the Shark Shield, the devices causes spasms and keeps the sharks away. More>>

Person smears "Jews" & "Hamas" onto family's car Video included

A Miami Beach home was the target of hate over the weekend. One car was egged in multiple places, and another had the words "Jew" and "Hamas" smeared on two different areas with cream cheese. More>>

New courthouse dog providing support for Montgomery victims Video included

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We know canine officers are busy on the streets helping fight crime and now, there's a new canine in Montgomery working in courtrooms. She's helping victims open up about what happened to them and she is proving to be a big asset in the criminal justice system.   More>>

Stolen dinosaur replica returned to Raleigh museum Video included

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A model of a baby dinosaur that was stolen from the Museum of Natural Sciences has been returned to the museum, officials said at a news conference Monday. More>>

Storm rips through northern Connecticut Video included

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Homeowners in northern Connecticut said they don't know where to start the cleanup following Sunday night's storms. More>>

UPDATE: Pilot, passenger killed in Hancock County plane crash Video included

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Two people are dead following a plane crash early Sunday morning in Hancock County. More>>

Nogales border fence knocked down by storm

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Border Patrol officials in Nogales say operations are back to normal after a section of the border wall was knocked down. More>>

Internet melts over 10-week-old baby's relationship with pit bull pup

A 10-week-old baby and 8-week-old Pitbull have a fascinating relationship. They absolutely adore each other! More>>

High school student recovering from possible shark bite

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A high school senior from Raleigh is recovering after an apparent shark bite while on vacation at the beach in Brunswick County. More>>

NC Senate to vote on Medicaid plan Monday Video included

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North Carolina Senators are expected to take a final vote on a bill that would overhaul Medicaid in the state. More>>

48-year-old man meets his biological mother for the first time Video included

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Michael Adams reunited with his biological family in Biloxi on Saturday after 48 years apart. Their reunion initially began with a phone call back in January. Adams said he called and asked for Ms. Anna McClure. More>>

Officers regret not being able to save suspect lost in river Video included

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The body of 21-year-old James King was recovered from the Tchoutacabouffa River on Sunday afternoon. According to authorities, King jumped into the river while fleeing from police Saturday after a routine traffic stop. More>>

4 children injured when car drives into their yard Video included

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Hall County officials are investigating a car accident that sent four children to the hospital.
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Wilson community holds vigil for slain 7-year-old boy Video included

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Hundreds stood outside the Wilson County Courthouse on Sunday night to help a family grieve four days after 7-year-old Kamari Jones was shot and killed in his own home. More>>

2 charged with first-degree murder in beating death of UNC professor, cancer researcher Video included

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A UNC research professor was robbed and beaten to death Wednesday afternoon on University Drive in Chapel Hill, police said.
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Durham mom hopes 2 job offers help her get kids back Video included

Moshimalee Johnson said Social Services took her five children after she posted an ad on Craigslist looking for help. Moshimalee Johnson said Social Services took her five children after she posted an ad on Craigslist looking for help.
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A Durham mother who lost custody of her five children after she posted an ad on Craigslist received good news Wednesday that may help her get her kids back.
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No swimming at some NC beaches due to high bacteria levels

A map of the swimming areas along the NC coast that are affected by the recent high levels of bacteria. A map of the swimming areas along the NC coast that are affected by the recent high levels of bacteria.
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Six advisories and three alerts were issued against swimming Tuesday at nine ocean-side sites along the coast of North Carolina. More>>

Durham mom says she didn't try to give away kids on Craigslist Video included

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A mother of five says an ad she posted on Craigslist, in which she asked for someone to "take her five kids," was not what it seemed. More>>

Teen mom charged after baby found buried at Louisburg home

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Ashley Reed, 16, of Louisburg is charged with concealing a death after her infant was found buried beside her house.
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Raleigh man arrested after leaving mother, 98, in truck for 5 hours Video included

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A Raleigh man was arrested in Maryland after police say he left his 98-year-old mother in a hot truck for hours while he visited a casino. More>>

Virginia Tech to host helmet makers ahead of hockey helmet ratings release Video included

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Helmet manufacturers will be in Blacksburg today as Virginia Tech researchers prepare for release of the Hockey STAR safety ratings. More>>

Hybrid boat developed in Apex relies on natural gas for fuel Video included

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Local engineers created a new boat that is environmentally friendly and less costly to drive than a standard gas-powered boat. More>>

AK-47 sales surge, some NC gun dealers report Video included

Fuquay Gun is one of several firearms dealers reporting increased AK-47 sales in the last few days. Fuquay Gun is one of several firearms dealers reporting increased AK-47 sales in the last few days.
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Firearms dealers say sales of semi-automatic AK-47 rifles are surging amid concerns of a possible shortage of Russian-made versions. More>>

Raleigh man captures dashcam video of fireball falling over NC

Dashcam video shows a fireball falling over Raleigh on July 17, 2014 (Dan Perjar, Contributed) Dashcam video shows a fireball falling over Raleigh on July 17, 2014 (Dan Perjar, Contributed)
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A Raleigh man captured video Thursday of what appeared to be a fireball falling from the sky over the Triangle. More>>

UVA rape victim calls on university officials across country for change Video included

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At 17, and a new student at the University of Virginia, Liz Securro entered a fraternity house a virgin and left a rape victim.
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Video shows couple stealing baby dinosaur replica from Raleigh museum Video included

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Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man and woman who were caught on video stealing baby dinosaur replica. More>>

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