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Edgecombe High School Player Shot And Wounded After Game

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. — A high school football player in Edgecombe County has been shot and wounded on his way home from a game.

North Carolina Justices Take Another Look At 2011 Redistricting

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's highest court has revisited the legality of the congressional and legislative boundaries approved in 2011 by the General Assembly in light of a separate matter ruled on by the U.S. Supreme Court.

US Stocks Close Out Their Worst Month In 3 Years

NEW YORK (AP) -- August was a brutal month for investors. Fears about a slowdown in China's economy and concerns about when the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates pushed stocks sharply lower this month.

Fred Is Easternmost Hurricane To Form In Tropics Of Atlantic

MIAMI (AP) — Weather forecasters say Hurricane Fred is easternmost hurricane known to have formed in the Atlantic tropics, and the first to actually pass over the Cape Verde Islands as a hurricane.

Suspect In Ambush Of Houston-Area Deputy Held Without Bond

HOUSTON (AP) — A man charged with killing a suburban Houston officer first shot the 10-year veteran in the back of the head and fired a total of 15 times, authorities said Monday.

Another MTV VMAs, Another Controversial Miley Cyrus & Kenya West

(AP)--Justin Bieber cried, Taylor Swift won most of the awards and Kanye West ranted onstage, but Miley Cyrus still owned the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards.

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