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She’s free! 260-pound mama turtle attacked by shark off Hunting Island released to sea
OPINION: Decisions by our state lawmakers affect 1.1 million young children under the age of nine. We depend on our elected officials to represent those who don’t have a seat – or a high-chair – at the table.
Steve Wiseman’s AP ballot: Georgia loss, LSU win spawn changes to top 10
OPINION: Officials at NC State and other embattled universities are using a sly maneuver in collaboration with the NCAA to hide their schools from scrutiny.
Wednesday’s testimony to NC officials ended on an emotional note when congressional candidate Mark Harris teared up as his son, John Harris, read a statement about his parents’ actions. #ncpol #ncgov More from this week's #NC09 election hearing >>
OPINION: First by gerrymandering and now by a high-handed vote, something new has been taken from North Carolinians. It’s called democracy.
#BREAKING: Video shows police officer slamming a student to the floor before arresting her
J. Cole's new doesn't have a lineup yet but will be a multi-stage event in the NC, where he grew up. #DreamvilleFest