North Carolina

AP News
January 22, 2020 - 7:16 pm
North Carolina’s voter photo identification mandate already may be blocked for the upcoming March primary by a federal judge, but others are still trying to fight the ID requirement in state courts.
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Charlotte at Six
January 22, 2020 - 6:52 pm
Mark Garrison finds a pharmacy that most have never heard of, and it might save your life.
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AP News
January 21, 2020 - 3:41 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina appeals court on Tuesday upheld the legality of a legislative session Republicans quickly called in December 2016 to push through laws that weakened the power of incoming Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper. The unanimous decision of three judges on the intermediate-...
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AP News
January 15, 2020 - 5:23 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — New data shows North Carolina’s largest city suffered its highest rate of homicides last year in more than a decade. Charlotte’s 2019 rate of 11.6 homicides per 100,000 people surpassed each year’s since 2005, according to crime data detailed by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg...
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AP News
January 14, 2020 - 7:38 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A national civil rights organization filed an appeal Tuesday on behalf of University of North Carolina students who want to intervene in a settlement that gives $2.5 million and a Civil War commemorative statue to a Confederate heritage group. The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil...
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AP News
January 13, 2020 - 4:40 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina General Assembly returns to Raleigh briefly on Tuesday with a short to-do list, topped by another Republican attempt to override Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of the budget more than six months ago. Senate GOP leaders announced on Monday they’ll again put...
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The school's board of governors violated the state's open meetings laws by secretly negotiating and approving a deal to dispose of the Confederate monument from the campus of the system's flagship school, according to a lawsuit.
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AP News
January 09, 2020 - 7:29 am
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — The University of North Carolina Board of Governors violated the state’s open meetings laws by secretly negotiating and approving a deal to dispose of a Confederate monument from the campus of the system’s flagship school, according to a lawsuit filed by a student newspaper...
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A committee formed in the wake of the shooting on the North Carolina college campus last April has proposed a $1 million memorial to honor the victims.
(David T. Foster III/The Charlotte Observer via AP, File)
AP News
January 08, 2020 - 3:50 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A committee formed in the wake of a shooting on a North Carolina college campus last April has proposed a $1 million memorial to honor the victims. The commission at UNC Charlotte recommended creating a “significant, focal memorial and commemorative space” in Belk Plaza,...
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WBT
December 29, 2019 - 11:05 pm
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Police in a suburban North Carolina city said on Sunday they’re still trying to identify and arrest who is responsible for the shooting death of a 13-year-old girl outside of a mall. Concord Police identified the victim as Avenanna Propst of Concord, who authorities say died at...
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UNC QB Sam Howell
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WBT
December 26, 2019 - 7:02 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — During a season in which North Carolina endured an inexplicable loss to Appalachian State and stood at 4-6 in mid-November, the Tar Heels can complete a satisfying comeback -- by the team and coach Mack Brown -- with a victory over Temple on Friday in the Military Bowl. Brown...
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