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North Carolina homeowners with mortgages from SunTrust are getting $21 million following a settlement. North Carolina homeowners with mortgages from SunTrust are getting $21 million following a settlement.

NC taxpayers to spend $12M for plant to meet code

Taxpayers will help one of the largest industrial employers and worst polluters in western North Carolina get cleaner to stay in production. More>>

NC adjournment approved, 2-year session ends

A Superior Court judge has struck down parts of new rules. A Superior Court judge has struck down parts of new rules.

That's all for now for state lawmakers they wrap up work for a two-year session. More>>

Last 4 hostages freed in suburban Chicago standoff

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About two dozen heavily armed law enforcement officers stormed a home in Chicago's southern suburbs Wednesday to free four remaining hostages and capture two suspects, ending a 20-hour standoff that police say began as... More>>

Holder says he understands mistrust of police

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Attorney General Eric Holder sought Wednesday to reassure the people of Ferguson about the investigation into Michael Brown's death and said he understands why many black Americans do not trust police, recalling how he... More>>

Long list of supplies needed for students going back to school Video included

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With the start of a new school year comes a long list of things that all students will need throughout the year. More>>

9 On Your Side talks rural healthcare with DHHS in Raleigh Video included

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Rural healthcare and Medicaid are two of the biggest challenges facing the state right now, but there are a lot of different ideas of how to meet the need. 9 On Your Side's Josh Birch spent Wednesday in Raleigh with state health officials. More>>

New STEM lab at Ayden Middle School Video included

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Science, technology, engineering, and math is getting another boost for students in Pitt County.
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NC justices uphold ruling leading to utility rates

The state Supreme Court has upheld a decision by North Carolina electric power regulators that allowed a Duke Energy subsidiary to raise rates on residential customers of the former Progress Energy by 7.5 percent over two... More>>

Texas Gov. Perry formally enters not guilty plea

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Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry has formally pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of leveraging his power to try to oust a Democratic district attorney convicted of drunken driving, according to court documents obtained... More>>

Pitt County cashing in on more tourism Video included

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Pitt County is cashing in on more tourism.
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Godwin speaks at Greater Greenville Sports Club Video included

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New East Carolina baseball coach Cliff Godwin was the guest speaker at the Greater Greenville Sports Club on Wednesday. More>>

NC legislators push bid to regulate toxic coal ash Video included

North Carolina lawmakers are focusing on legislation they say makes the state the nation's first to address decades of toxic water pollution from residue left behind by coal-burning electricity plants. More>>

Craven County Rivals Face Tough Openers Friday Night Video included

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Craven County rivals Havelock and New Bern are the top two ranked teams in our Touchdown Friday Top 9. More>>

Son of Beaufort Co. woman found dead in fire charged with murder Video included

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The Beaufort County Sheriff's Department has arrested a man suspected of killing his mother. More>>

Greenville DMV stopping road tests during ECU home games

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The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles will not conduct road tests in Greenville when East Carolina University has home Saturday football games this fall. The DMV is also limiting the hours of road tests during two Thursday home games. More>>

Deputies looking for runaway Greenville teen

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Deputies need your help to locate a runaway teen. More>>

Fickle front pushing through the area Video included

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A front will meander through eastern North Carolina for the next few days. More>>

Mugshots: Wilson police round up 11 in "shots fired" investigations

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Wilson police have rounded up 11 suspects as they investigate several “shots fired” calls. More>>

GPD closes case after victim admits it never happened

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Police say they've closed an armed robbery case because the victim confessed it never happened. More>>

WHO: West Africa Ebola death toll rises to 1,350

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The World Health Organization says the death toll from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is now at least 1,350 people. More>>

Hundreds attend fracking hearing in Raleigh Video included

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Hundreds of people are attending a public meeting in Raleigh on proposed rules for the oil and gas drilling method known as fracking. Nearly 400 people filled an auditorium at North Carolina State University on Wednesday, with dozens addressing public officials. More>>

Greenville Fire & Rescue unveils dual purpose truck Video included

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Greenville Fire and Rescue is unveiling its newest addition to its fleet. More>>

Power restored to Englehard residents, school

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A car accident knocked out power to residents and a school in Engelhard.
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Vidant Health files motion to move complaint to federal court Video included

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Vidant Health filed a motion to move a complaint filed last week to federal court. More>>

Activists in 6 states plan to spread NC protests

Organizers of regular protests at the North Carolina Legislature are being joined by NAACP leaders in a half-dozen other states to launch a week of demonstrations. More>>

DA: SBI asked to investigate Onslow County Sheriff's gas records Video included

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District Attorney Ernie Lee is asking the State Bureau of Investigation to look  into allegations concerning gas receipts and use of county credit cards by the Onslow County Sheriff's Office. More>>

New Bern moves forward in funding controversial Craven Terrace renovation Video included

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The New Bern Board of Alderman approve using bonds to fund the renovation of Craven Terrace Apartments. More>>

Uniforms make a difference for Pitt Co. students Video included

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Students are getting ready to head back to class but school supplies aren't the only thing that is needed in the classroom. Uniforms are necessary in Pitt County and the school district says there has been a positive impact in schools since the rule was put in place in 2008. More>>

Carteret County man named chairman of State Ethics Commission

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Governor Pat McCrory has selected George Wainwright Jr. of Carteret County as the chairman of the State Ethics Commission. More>>

Lenoir County teacher shines as STEM Teacher of the Month Video included

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Elizabeth Jackson's fifth graders are using I Pads to teach their fellow second graders lessons that take time and patience. It's a method called “teaching across grade levels.” According to Jackson having technology in the classroom makes it easy to learn from each other. “For them to go to the second graders and explain to them the newton's 3 laws of motion and have the second graders come back to me and explain them and understand them, then relate it math as week, that's mastery right the... More>>

Lenoir Memorial Hospital offers records online

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Lenoir Memorial Hospital now offers patients direct access to some of their medical records online. More>>

Carteret Community College still recovering following November tornado Video included

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Students at Carteret Community College are headed back to class surrounded by construction. More>>

New details: Did Vidant intend to close Vidant Pungo hospital? Video included

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The allegation that Vidant health had the intention of closing Vidant Pungo hospital in Belhaven has been said by Mayor Adam O'Neal the past several months. More>>

Havelock to pay $19K in deductibles for hail damage Video included

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The cost of damages from a recent severe thunderstorm continues to rise in Havelock. More>>

Family: Child in coma after near drowning at Kinston water park Video included

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A family is now asking for the public's help after their 9-year-old almost drowned at the Lions Adventure Waterpark in Kinston. More>>

New Bern board to talk funding Craven Terrace renovations Video included

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The New Bern Board of Aldermen is considering using tax dollars to fund a controversial project. More>>

Disabled man, great-grandson killed in Rocky Mount fire Video included

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A disabled man and his great-grandson are dead after a house fire. More>>

Hearing set for Marine accused of desertion

Military officials have scheduled an Article 32 hearing this week for a Marine accused of faking his own kidnapping in Iraq as well as failing to return to his base after visiting relatives in Utah. More>>

Tillis: NC coal ash bill could rise from the dead Video included

Top Republicans at the North Carolina Legislature are signaling they are close to a last-minute deal reviving a measure that aims to force Duke Energy to curb pollution from its 33 coal ash dumps scattered across the state. More>>

Breakaway Republicans block NC incentives bill

A cadre of Republicans in the North Carolina House broke ranks with their leadership to vote down a sweeping economic incentives and tax bill they said violated core conservative principles. More>>

Romney headlining Tillis fundraiser in Charlotte

Mitt Romney is appearing at a fundraiser in Charlotte for Republican U.S. Senate candidate Thom Tillis. More>>

Camden County highway reopened after natural gas leak

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US 158 in Camden County is now open for traffic following a natural gas leak Tuesday morning.
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    The TBI has added Edward Tarras Jr., of La Vergne, to its Top 10 “Most Wanted” list. Tarras is wanted on nearly two dozen child sex counts.
  • Greenville Zoo Giraffe Autumn Delivers Stillborn Calf

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    Sad news from the Greenville Zoo. Autumn the giraffe delivered a stillborn calf at the Greenville Zoo early Wednesday morning. Zoo officials announced Autumn is doing well after the delivery at 3:25 a.m. She will remain off the exhibit Wednesday so zoo staff can closely observe her.
  • 59 Arrested By Greenville Police In Latest Prostitution Sting

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    Greenville Police released information Tuesday that 59 people were arrested in a four day long prostitution sting.
    Greenville Police released information Tuesday that 59 people were arrested in a four day long prostitution sting.
  • I-65 reopens after tanker explosion damages bridge at Peytonsville Road

    I-65 reopens after tanker explosion damages bridge at Peytonsville Road

    A tanker truck collided with a bridge support on I-65 at Peytonsville Road and burst into flames early Friday morning. The bridge was torn down and it will several months before a new one is built.
    A tanker truck collided with a bridge support on I-65 at Peytonsville Road and burst into flames early Friday morning. The bridge was torn down and it will several months before a new one is built.
  • FWC: 300 sea turtle eggs stolen

    FWC: 300 sea turtle eggs stolen

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    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says a St. Lucie County man was caught with nearly 300 stolen sea turtle eggs.
    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says a St. Lucie County man was caught with nearly 300 stolen sea turtle eggs.
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    The horse is a sorrel (brown) Arabian mare with a white star (spot) on its head and a white sock (marking) on its left rear leg.
  • Horry County man killed in bush hog accident

    Horry County man killed in bush hog accident

    Monday, August 18 2014 2:27 PM EDT2014-08-18 18:27:13 GMT
    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) - An Horry County man was killed Monday morning while operating a "bush hog" on private property.Emergency crews were called to Sunny Boy Lane, just of SC 707around 9 a.m. for a reported bush hog running over a person.When crews arrived, they found a man who later died at the scene.There's no word on what caused the accident and the coroner has not released the man's identity pending notificati...
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