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Man Found Not Guilty In Duke Student's Death

DURHAM, N.C. The man serving a life sentence for the shooting death of the student body president at UNC six years ago has been found not guilty in the death of a Duke University grad student.

3 People Killed, 3 Deputies Wounded In NC Shootout

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) A domestic dispute erupted into a gun battle with deputies Wednesday at a NC mobile home park, leaving three people dead and three officers wounded.

NC Weighs Offering Upfront Money For Promised Jobs

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- After decades of trying to attract new industries with tax breaks, NC lawmakers are considering whether to just offer selected corporations upfront taxpayer money if they will move to the state.

White House Threatens To Veto House Border Bill

WASHINGTON (AP) The White House is threatening to veto a spending bill drafted by House Republicans to deal with the influx of Central American minors at the U.S. border.

Tropical Storm May Brew In Atlantic This Week

(AccuWeather)--A tropical wave west of the Cape Verde Islands looks like it could be the next named tropical storm in the Atlantic Basin.

Wake County New Vehicle Dealers Association

Hear the Auto Insider from the Wake County New Vehicle Dealers Association.

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