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AP News
August 22, 2019 - 6:27 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WHO'S REELING AFTER QUITTING FEDERAL PROGRAM Clinics are charging new fees and warning of more unintended pregnancies and STDs in the wake of Planned Parenthood's decision to opt out in a...
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August 22, 2019 - 6:23 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper on Wednesday vetoed legislation requiring North Carolina sheriffs to recognize requests by federal immigration agents to hold jail inmates believed to be in the country illegally, calling the bill unconstitutional and politically motivated. The veto...
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(Chris Seward/Raleigh News & Observer via AP, Chuck Burton)
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August 21, 2019 - 6:35 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Early in-person voting is starting for two special congressional elections in North Carolina. Early-voting sites open Wednesday in 17 counties composing the eastern 3rd Congressional District and eight counties that fill the south-central 9th District. Early in-person voting...
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August 21, 2019 - 6:31 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. HOW TRUMP VIEWS MARKET VOLATILITY, ECONOMY The U.S. president contends he does not fear a recession and is nonetheless considering new tax cuts to promote growth, but he acknowledges his...
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Dreamstime
August 20, 2019 - 6:29 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper is meeting with North Carolina public school teachers to try to build additional pressure upon Republicans to resolve the two-month budget stalemate to his liking. Cooper planned a roundtable discussion with teachers at the Executive Mansion on Tuesday...
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August 20, 2019 - 6:23 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WITH EYES ON 2020, WHITE HOUSE INSISTS ECONOMY IS STRONG Despite record low unemployment and a growing economy, that growth is slowing and stock markets have swung wildly in recent weeks on...
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August 19, 2019 - 6:19 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. AFGHANISTAN'S VOW AFTER HORRIFIC WEDDING ATTACK President Ashraf Ghani pledges to ``eliminate'' all safe havens of the Islamic State group after it claimed responsibility for the deadliest...
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August 13, 2019 - 12:13 pm
On Monday August 12 CMPD's Homicide Unit was conducting an investigation in the Steele Creek Division. The call was recieved at 4:22 pm Monday afternoon. An additional warrant was signed Tuesday for the murder of an unborn child. The medical examiner's office determined the victim was 24 weeks...
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August 08, 2019 - 6:33 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WARMING REPORT SEES HUNGRY FUTURE A new United Nations scientific report examines how global warming and land interact in a vicious cycle. Human-caused climate change is dramatically degrading...
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(AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
August 08, 2019 - 6:24 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Gov. Roy Cooper and Attorney General Josh Stein have formally asked North Carolina judges to quickly strike down dozens of legislative districts drawn by Republicans that are at the center of a partisan gerrymandering lawsuit. The top elected Democratic leaders on Wednesday...
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