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Witness: Space Tourism Rocket Explodes In Desert

MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) A Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded after taking off on a test flight in Southern California's Mojave Desert, a witness said Friday.

Bill Clinton coming to Raleigh Today To Help Hagan Bid

RALEIGH, N.C. Bill Clinton came to North Carolina last month to quietly raise money for Kay Hagan's U.S. Senate campaign. Now the former president is returning to rally the faithful publicly for the Democratic incumbent.

Condoleezza Rice Backs Tillis In US Senate Race

CORNELIUS, N.C. Thom Tillis has received the endorsement of former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice in North Carolina's close U.S. Senate race.

Poll Keeps Hagan With Slight Lead For NC Senate

ELON, N.C. Democratic incumbent Kay Hagan is maintaining a narrow lead over Republican challenger Thom Tillis in their race for U.S. Senate in the latest Elon University Poll.

UNC-Chapel Hill Faculty To Discuss Bogus Courses

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. Professors at North Carolina's flagship public university are sitting down to hash out the unpleasant finding that parts of their campus schemed to give athletes fake grades so they could keep playing for the Tar Heels.

Winter Storm Warning For Western NC

RALEIGH, N.C. Up to 10 inches of snow is expected to fall in parts of the mountains of western North Carolina.

Court Order Temporarily Restricts Nurse's Movement

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) Maine health officials obtained a 24-hour court order restricting Kaci Hickox's movement after the nurse repeatedly defied the state's quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients.

Daylight Saving Time Ends - Fall Back 1 Hour; Check Your Smoke Alarms

(WPTF)--The annual tradition of "falling back" one hour has rolled around again. Daylight Saving TIme ends at 2 AM Sunday. Fire officials remind you it's a good time to also check your smoke alarm battery.

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