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Drive along the Parkway.It was a gorgeous day so I took the car up the Blue Ridge Parkway again.

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Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia OwensThere has been so much hype about this bestselling book but for some reason I wasn't very interested in reading it.

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RNC sets deadline for North Carolina to allow 'full' convention, amid threat to change locationsThe Republican National Committee on Saturday set a tight deadline for North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper to provide guidance on whether the party can host a "full" presidential convention in the state in August as planned, amid threats from President Trump to find a new location if necessary.

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'Outer Banks' Creator Dishes on Season Two, Addresses Geographical IrregularitiesWell, if you're a proper North Carolinian, you probably noticed the glaring irregularities of the popular show and the actual Outer Banks.

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Jake Lawler and Tomon Fox ask "What More Do You Want From Us? "A couple of former Tar Heel Teammates react to the past week's events through their art.

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Mass testing begins at second North Carolina prisonThe Department of Public Safety said testing began Friday for all inmates at the medium-security Caswell Correctional Center, with results expected next week.

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N.C. Gov. Cooper extends moratorium on utility cut offs and implements evictions moratorium during COVID-19 pandemicThe executive order goes into effect Saturday. Utility cut-off prohibition will be extended for 60 days.

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North Carolina Plows Ahead With Youth Facility Construction — Using Adult Prison LaborIn North Carolina, adult prisoners will build a new confinement facility for juvenile offenders, officials announced.

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More than 1,000 new positive coronavirus cases recorded in North Carolina for the third time in a weekSign up for our Newsletters This is the new record for the most positive coronavirus cases reported in one day.

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Checkmate, Convention-StyleGuys, the RNC and North Carolina are fighting again! Republican officials planning their party's convention swapped their list of demands with North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper this week, ahead of the August event in Charlotte.

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Stuart Scott and Dean Smith passed away in 2015. The games after their deaths remembered their contributions.Carolina mourned the loss of two legends in early 2015.

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Brotherly love brings out the best in Johnsons, as NBA's Cam preps Puff for North CarolinaThe competition between brothers Cameron and Donovan "Puff" Johnson is constant, and never more evident than on the basketball court in the driveway of their Moon Township home.

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Asheville, the Trifecta: Part 2I ate, drank, and hiked my way through Asheville this past spring break. In part 1 of my Asheville series, I rated the beers and brewery scene based on my zero knowledge of beer and only mild desire to drink it.

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NC coronavirus update May 30: 26,488 COVID-19 cases, 859 deaths in North Carolina as 1,747,087 cases reported in United StatesBar industry leaders are planning to sue Gov. Cooper for not allowing bars to reopen as part of Phase 2 on Friday morning.

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George Floyd death: Pentagon puts Fort Bragg soldiers on alert to go to Minneapolis as thousands across country protest death of George FloydSoldiers from Fort Bragg in North Carolina and Fort Drum in New York have been ordered to be ready to deploy within four hours if called.

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Trump demands Republican convention 'with no masks or social distancing' despite coronavirus pandemicUS president does not want to see signs of virus measures in his renomination audience, governor's office says.

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Charlotte Protests Turn ViolentA peaceful protest on Friday in Charlotte turned violent as hundreds of protestors gathered to support Floyd, who died while being arrested last week in Minneapolis.

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27,673 COVID-19 cases in North Carolina after new high of 1,185 cases reported throughout stateSmall cars still have higher driver death rates, IIHS study shows.

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Carolina Comeback: Dozens of bowling alley owners plan to file lawsuit against governor's office after not being allowed to reopen during Phase 2A lawsuit towards Governor Cooper is expected Monday as bowling alleys across North Carolina remain closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Small Percentage of Businesses in North Carolina Receive PPP LoanPriscilla Clark is an interior designer and also runs a vintage retail shop in Salisbury, N.C. She was excited when the government announced they would be helping small businesses through PPP loans and immediately printed out the forms.

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Tourist Spots Opening Back in the MountainsWith the High Country opening back up and tourists heading up the mountains, the High Country Hosts decided to get businesses together to discuss their social distancing practices.

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Mass coronavirus testing begins at second North Carolina prisonThe Department of Public Safety said testing began Friday for all inmates at the medium-security Caswell Correctional Center, with results expected next week.

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N.C. State University: Plans For Fall 2020 SemesterFall 2020 Academic Calendar and Classroom Safety Updates May 29, 2020 Dear NC State Students, Last week, Chancellor Randy Woodson announced changes to the Fall 2020 calendar that have been made in order to maintain the health, safety and well-being of all students, faculty and staff.

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North Carolina Health News on Media COVID LawsuitSeveral media outlets are suing the Cooper administration over public records concerning the state's response to coronavirus.

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Coronavirus NC: UNC sets out timeline for return of athletes, coaches for football, soccer, moreThe University of North Carolina on Friday laid out a timeline for the return of student athletes to campus.

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North Carolina short track opening to fans in defiance of governor's order but won't allow 'corona-infested media'Gatherings with over 25 people are banned in North Carolina but that's not stopping some short tracks from allowing fans.

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North Carolina Confronts An RNC UltimatumThis week began with President Trump trying to lure Gov. Roy Cooper into a tussle on Twitter.

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NC Coronavirus: NC ranked worst in nation for timely unemployment claim payments in 2019, DOL reportsWe continue to hear from those out of work that they are frustrated with the North Carolina unemployment system, the slow response by DES and the lack of funds threatening their homes and families during the coronavirus.

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NASA, SpaceX to Try Second Attempt at History on SaturdayThe groundbreaking mission will test the capabilities of SpaceX to send astronauts to space from the U.S. again with American spacecraft.

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North Carolina organization to honor arrival of wild horses1of2In this June 06, 2019, photo, Corolla wild horses gather on the Currituck Outer Banks beach, in N.C. The Corolla Wild Horse Fund is taking DNA samples from about 100 horses roaming the Currituck beaches and a farm in Grandy, where many retire after they can no longer live in the wild.

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Ncspin1124.mp3Panelists Anna Beavon Gravely, Executive Director of NC FREE Chris Fitzsimon, Director States Newsroom Rufus Edmisten, former Secretary of State and Attorney General and John Hood, Syndicated columnist and author Brad Crone, sitting in for Tom Campbell this week.

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North Carolina Zoo Welcomes Second Litter of Rare Red Wolf PupsThe two new pups were named in honor of a zookeeper who passed away last year.

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North Carolina organization to honour arrival of wild horsesSpanish explorers landed in Currituck County 500 years ago looking for gold, a good port and maybe a place to settle.

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North Carolina organization to honor arrival of wild horsesSpanish explorers landed in Currituck County 500 years ago looking for gold, a good port and maybe a place to settle.

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North Carolina Receives Federal COVID-19 Employment and Training GrantNorth Carolina Receives Federal COVID-19 Employment and Training Grant - Governor Roy Cooper has announced that North Carolina has received a $6 million federal grant to support jobs and workforce training to help address the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Leaving work early leads North Carolina woman to lottery jackpotMay 29 - A North Carolina woman said getting off work early was lucrative when she won a $100,000 lottery jackpot.

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Coronavirus: North Carolina, GOP convention planners at impasse over social distancingRepublican National Convention organizers appear to have hit an impasse with the state of North Carolina over whether they will be required to practice social distancing at the party's nominating convention, scheduled to be held in Charlotte in late August.

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Dr. Cohen responds to RNC proposed COVID-19 safety guidelines, asks for more information about planned Charlotte conventionNorth Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Mandy Cohen on Friday responded to the Republican National Committee's COVID-19 safety plan, saying the agency needs more information, including how many people will be in attendance.

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One on One: The wife of JesusDid Jesus find a wife in North Carolina? The answer is yes. But the story is fictional, and the North Carolina connection is complicated.

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LIST: Events Canceled, Venues Closed Due to CoronavirusEvents have been canceled all over the country.

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Viewpoints: North Carolina Prisons and Older Adults in the Time of COVID-19Outbreak: North Carolina Prisons and Older Adults in the Time of COVID-19 A perspective from Nathan Boucher Without more efficient early release programs, more testing, and policy limiting entry of prisoners, COVID-19 will spread further to take the lives of some our state's most vulnerable.

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North Carolina challenges GOP on no-mask, no-distancing conventionThe state's Health and Human Services secretary presses Republicans for more details on their thinking.

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The 2017 Tar Heels Brought The WaterworksAfter the heartbreak of 2016, the 2017 redemption made you tear up over and over.

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Videoconferencing Nearly Ends Shuttling of Detained North Carolina Juveniles to CourthousesAs COVID-19 made shared transportation a potential enabler of disease transmission, it became clear that the introduction of videoconferencing equipment couldn't have come at a more auspicious time for courthouses and juvenile detention centers across North Carolina.

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North Carolina will still work with RNC to 'ensure the convention can be held safely,' governor's office saysNorth Carolina officials said Friday that the state will "continue working" with the Republican National Committee to ensure that the 2020 GOP convention "can be held safely" in the state as previously planned.

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North Carolina presses GOP on safety standards for conventionOfficials in North Carolina have again pressed Republicans on how they intend to carry out their national convention this summer while observing safety guidelines to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

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All The Songs We Sing: A Celebration Of North Carolina's Black WritersTwenty-five years ago, renowned poet Lenard D. Moore invited a group of his peers into his basement for a session of writing critique.

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Wilber's, Goldsboro, North Carolina: The Re-Opening Menu is Here!Many thanks to my good friend Dan Kenney, the genius behind the Coach4aday blog, the host of the Annual Beer Snob Pig Picking, our Senior Carolina Correspondent, and the Master of the Deep Fried Turkey.

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The Political Junkie: Is 2020 Even Happening?Perhaps you are grateful for the lack of election news. While coverage of presidential primary contenders started back in 2018, former Vice President Joe Biden has all but disappeared from the news.

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All The Songs We Sing: A Celebration Of North Carolina's Black WritersTwenty-five years ago, renowned poet Lenard D. Moore invited a group of his peers into his basement for a session of writing critique.

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Meet NC's MayorsComing of age in a decaying milltown is a common American recipe for brain drain.

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N.C. reports more than 1,075 new cases overnight as total case count nears 26,500North Carolina continues to see high hospitalizations due to COVID-19 recently, according to the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services.

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North Carolina beach house destroyed by tide and rough wavesThe Atlantic Ocean claimed a beach house near Rodanthe on the Outer Banks Thursday night, leaving a debris field along the shoreline and displacing renters from nearby homes.

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Will high school sports resume in the fall in North Carolina?As North Carolina enters phase 2 of its COVID-19 reopening plan, questions still linger around whether or not high school sports will resume in the fall.

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UNC Recruiting Week of 5/25: Mack Brown offers 2022 four-star quarterback Ty SimpsonDepth is the name of the game as Mack sets his sights on an out-of-state gunslinger.

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Dereck Whittenburg is working on an ACC tournament documentary project for ESPNDereck Whittenburg is helping produce a new six-part documentary on the ACC tournament in conjunction with ESPN and the ACC Network, and you can expect that to debut some time in 2021.

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A Helping HandThis month, Mike Rosado, MRC's creative director, will launch helpraleigh.com, a website featuring a curated list of nonprofits and resources aimed at helping those in the Raleigh community who are struggling with repercussions from the coronavirus pandemic and economic shutdown.

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Local Welder Featured in Mike Rowe's Graduation MessageA Huntersville resident is getting national attention, after "jack of all trades" man and Dirty Jobs host Mike Rowe featured her in his message to graduates last week.

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Tax Bill Advances in North Carolina General AssemblyHouse Bill 1080, containing the Revenue Laws Study Committee's recommended tax changes, was introduced in the General Assembly on May 14, 2020.

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919 Beer: "Figuring Out NC's Phase 2 for Breweries"Ovies, Adam Eshbaugh, and Wayne Holt discuss how different breweries will have to handle capacity limits with NC's "Safer at Home" Phase 2.

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CNN Crew Arrested While Reporting on Minneapolis ProtestsThe Minnesota State Patrol on Friday arrested a CNN television crew as they reported on violent protests in Minneapolis following the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer knelt on his neck.

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GetOut! Your Friday Nudge for Weekend AdventureStormy weather sticks around, for much of the region, though Saturday: Sunday, it's low 70s and sunny.

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Warehouse HelpOverview: This role is a combination of customer service in the office and order pulling / shipping in the warehouse.

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Rip current risk elevated along the coast of North CarolinaOfficials along the eastern coast of North Carolina are advising anyone using the beach to be aware of dangerous rip currents.

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Charlotte Talks Local News Roundup: Phase 2 Continues; Trump Gives Cooper Ultimatum On RNCFriday, May 29, 2020 It's a game of chicken between Donald Trump and Gov. Roy Cooper over the RNC.

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I-95 Exits in North CarolinaWe're pretty proud of the many cool spots that sit near I-95 exits in North Carolina and thought we'd share a few of them with you here.

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Salute to 2020 Graduates in North CarolinaYoung people across our state are missing out on so many of the senior year traditions and experiences as we work to slow the spread of coronavirus during the pandemic.

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Five Bucket List Activities Available Across North Carolina And GeorgiaPlanning a road trip across the eastern United States? Don't miss out on these captivating attractions.

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Housekeeper/ PorterResponsibilities: - Responsible for helping to maintain the entire property in an attractive, comfortable condition.

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North Carolina Democratic State Senator Erica Smith says fellow lawmakers have harassed, assaulted, bullied herNorth Carolina Democratic State Senator Erica Smith is calling for members of the North Carolina General Assembly to be held accountable for what she describes as "workplace harassment, including claims of verbal assault, sexual harassment, bullying, intimidation and retaliation." In a statement released Thursday, Smith claims she has endured...

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Honor the Health Care Hero in Your Life!During these unsettling times, many of us are avoiding human contact and working from home, but some people are running head-first into the battle against coronavirus - North Carolina's dedicated medical professionals.

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Mid-Senior Project ManagerWe are a small but fierce advertising and production agency in Charlotte, North Carolina. Ad Age named us Small Advertising Agency of the Year.

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BTP The Offseason, Day 79: Some say a waste of time; others say, an incredible waste of timeI go back to this old Conan O'Brien remote periodically because it's great and it makes me happy and if you've never seen it, well hey, maybe this will brighten your day.

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Weather Forecast for the Triangle, Raleigh, Durham, Fayetteville, CaryIt will be an unsettled start for today as southerly flow continues to pump moisture along and east of the mountains.

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2019-20 Year in Review: Men's Basketball2019-20 MEN'S BASKETBALL W-L Record / C-USA Record: 16-13/10-8.

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NC coronavirus update May 29: North Carolina bar industry suing Gov. Roy Cooper in push to reopen, save businessesBar industry leaders are planning to sue Gov. Cooper for not allowing bars to reopen as part of Phase 2 on Friday morning.

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Airport May 29Coach4aday is a daily blog featuring shared ideas to help people grow and learn. You can follow the blog with one of the like buttons found on top left of Coach4aday website.

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WalletHub: North Carolina is state where people need loans the most due to COVID-19WalletHub With nearly 39 million Americans becoming jobless during the coronavirus pandemic and 44 percent of Americans expecting to go into more debt because of the crisis, WalletHub released updated rankings for the States Where People Need Loans the Most Due to Coronavirus, as well as accompanying videos.

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Reward grows for information in 2018 North Carolina slayingAnonymous donations have boosted the reward being offered for information in the 2018 slaying of a Greensboro couple.

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'People of color want freedom… from infection, freedom from death'U.S. House committtee holds hearing on disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on communities of color; racism; Ibram X. Kendi.

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North Carolina city records fourth homicide in a weekA woman found shot to death in Winston-Salem marks the city's fourth homicide in six days.

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Coronavirus, police shut down US Marine's business in North CarolinaHow one veteran is fighting for his constitutional rights as a business owner during the coronavirus pandemic.

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EV ARC units deployed by City of Greensboro, North CarolinaRobin Whitlock Envision Solar has announced that the City of Greensboro, North Carolina has deployed two solar-powered EV ARC units to provide free EV charging for citizens and visitors.

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Back to School for a WeddingThe couple held their downsized wedding at Summit School in Winston-Salem, N.C., where the bride attended school through ninth grade.

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North Carolina asks RNC if convention will honor Trump's wish for no masks or social distancingMandy Cohen, North Carolina's health and human services secretary, sent a letter Friday to the RNC asking for clarification about how it plans to hold August's national convention in Charlotte, including whether it would honor President Trump's wish to hold his nominating event "without social distancing or face coverings for attendees."

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Republican committee head says North Carolina Democrats 'dragging their feet' on convention rulesReuters) - The head of the Republican National Committee accused North Carolina's Democratic governor on Friday of delaying issuing guidelines for the party's national convention in Charlotte, and warned that organizers are prepared to choose another location soon.

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CVS opens 55 drive-thru testing sites in North CarolinaCVS will open 55 drive-thru testing sites in North Carolina on Friday.

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Where Will The Republican National Convention Be Held? GOP Gives North Carolina Deadline On Coronavirus GuidelinesPresident Trump has threatened to pull the nominating convention from Charlotte, North Caroline, unless officials allow 50,000 Republicans to pack the convention center.

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Latinos, coronavirus and a single ZIP codeLatinos in and around Siler City are coming down with coronavirus at disproportionate rates, and nonprofit organizations can only do so much.

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Coronavirus in NC: Live updates for May 29, 2020Here are the latest updates on the impact of the coronavirus outbreak in North Carolina and across the globe.

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Bipartisan election bill is a small, but positive signStories and voices that matter.

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Coronavirus TodayThe stat'es bar owners cry foul over coronavirus restrictions, and lawmakers look to weaken the governor's executive order.

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Reopening RaleighWe take a comprehensive look at how industries are changing their operations in an effort to help you navigate the "new normal."

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The Great Sweet Tea DebateWe ask some of our favorite local chefs what their opinions are on the South's signature drink: tea.

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Magic Pixie DustWhile most of us are sleeping through the late night and into the wee hours of the morning, Nicole Ajello is doing what she describes as "sprinkling magic pixie dust." Ajello owns The Yard Fairy, a business that delivers personalized lawn greetings for everything from birthdays to graduations to first days of school to even divorce celebrations.

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Reshaping RaleighDespite the many ecoonomic downturns that have come with the coronavirus pandemic, Raleigh's commercial development market is booming.

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Bring On the BurgersGet the recipes for some of our favorite burgers in Raleigh, including those from CowBar, Gov't Cheesbuger and Mandolin, or get them for takeout.

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Face Masks 101We break down proper mask etiquette when going out in public, as well as how to pick the best mask for you and how to make your own.

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Keeping the Barn Doors OpenRaleigh's Angus Barn celebrates their 60th anniversary this year after adjusting their operations to a curbside service only model for the past few weeks.

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Made in WakeWake County boasts a ton of talented artisans who craft a variety of handmade products, from candles and pottery to hot sauce and cheese.

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Governing In CrisisIn the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, Mayor Mary-Ann Baldwin and Raleigh's city council has had to adjust the city's budget, among other things.

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Drones help North Carolina hospital with logistics for medical supplies amid virusHuntersville Medical Center and 14 others are all operated by Novant Health and testing this innovative delivery method amid this COVID-19 pandemic.

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RNC sends North Carolina governor a letter outlining groundwork for a safe conventionCNN)The Republican National Committee and the organizers of its national convention sent North Carolina Gov.

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Man accused of raping teen in Cobb hotel arrested in North CarolinaA man is in custody in North Carolina after he was accused of raping a 16-year-old girl in a Cobb C...

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North Carolina governor: RNC hasn't submitted safety planNorth Carolina's governor said Thursday that his administration hasn't received the written safety plan for the upcoming Republican National Convention requested by his health secretary in response to President Donald Trump's demands for a full-scale event.

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[email protected]A Republican-backed bill that would allow bars to reopen during the pandemic by using outdoor seating could set up a veto fight with Gov.

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Republicans Propose Coronavirus Safety Protocols for Party Convention in North CarolinaMove comes after Trump said he would relocate event if state couldn't guarantee full-capacity convention.

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Belmont Shuts Down Main Street to Open Up Restaurant SeatingRestaurants are at half capacity as North Carolina begins to reopen. Businesses in Belmont are welcoming more customers by sending them outside.

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A Walk With PhaceliaThere was a mostly dry garden break in the monsoon. We'll see how long it lasts.

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Nearly 1 million people now applying for unemployment benefits in North CarolinaThe North Carolina Department of Commerce continues to update its statistics regarding unemployment claims filed during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Governor Cooper: RNC Hasn't Submitted Safety PlanGov. Roy Cooper, a Democrat, said during a media briefing that RNC organizers have yet to turn over written plans for how they envision safely holding the convention in Charlotte in August amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Fight Over G.O.P. Convention Escalates in North CarolinaIn a letter to the state's Democratic governor, top Republicans suggested safety measures to avoid spreading the coronavirus.

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READ: RNC letter to North Carolina governor outlines groundwork for a safe conventionThe Republican National Committee and the organizers of its convention sent North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper a letter on Thursday that outlined its proposals to safely conduct their planned August convention.

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NC coronavirus update May 30: 1,185 new COVID-19 cases makes bring North Carolina total to 27,673; 18 more deaths brings statewide total to 877North Carolina health officials said there are 27,673 COVID-19 cases, meaning there was an increase of 1,185 cases reported since Friday.

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Why Minneapolis matters everywhere — yes, even CharlotteA few thoughts about things that seem far away... — On August 11, 1897, a white woman stepped in front of a crowd of farmers in Tybee Island, Georgia, and spoke about her so-called troubles.

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Ways To Help HOA Aging ResidentsIf you live in an HOA community, you could notice that you have senior neighbors that have become vulnerable members of your community.

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Which top 20 Charlotte restaurants are now open?Nine restaurants on our recent list of Charlotte's 20 best restaurants have reopened to dine-in customers.

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Hot homes: 10 houses for sale in Charlotte right now, priced $400K and underThis real estate roundup is proudly presented by the Redbud Group, creating better experiences. Here's one of their favorite listings this week: 10711 Jardin Way: $210,000 Neighborhood: Bradfield Farms Realtor: Carley Brown at The Redbud Group Features: High ceilings, large master closet, mounted TV in master, private yard with fire pit Specs: 3...

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Difference Between a Real Estate Agent and Property ManagerIt means that the role of a property manager comes in the picture once the landlord has finalized the real estate transaction.

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NC Coronavirus: Workers' fears over COVID-19 continue months into the pandemicWorkers across the state - from meat-processing plants to nursing homes - have filed 325 COVID-19 complaints with the North Carolina Department of Labor since March 1, citing concerns abotu the coronavirus in NC.

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NC Coronavirus: From meatpacking plants to nursing homes, North Carolina workers have filed hundreds of COVID-19 complaintsWorkers across the state - from meat-processing plants to nursing homes - have filed 325 COVID-19 complaints with the North Carolina Department of Labor since March 1, citing concerns about the coronavirus in NC.

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The Latest: Coronavirus Cases Continue to Rise in N.C.Here is what you should know about coronavirus in North Carolina.

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Book Review: Where the Crawdads SingIf you enjoy the music of a well-written metaphor, can pass hours lost in the world of a book, and stop to smell the roses while you read, I recommend this book.

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Soft Openings in the Middle of Covid-19What was it like for a Durham ice cream shop, coffee shop, food hall, and restaurant to re-open or open during the middle of Covid-19?

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Injunction against North Carolina towing company that booted trucksA North Carolina towing company accused of improperly booting trucks and then charging exorbitant fees to have the boots removed has been enjoined from that activity by a North Carolina court.

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RNC gives North Carolina until June 3 to approve convention proposalPresident Trump has threatened to move the convention if North Carolina does not lift restrictions that could limit attendance.

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NC Child releases annual indicators of children's well-being for all 100 countiesNC Child's annual county data cards show wide variation in child and family well-being by race and geography before the pandemic hit.

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Coronavirus in North Carolina: Maps, charts and dataView interactive coronavirus maps, graphics and county-by-county data on cases and deaths related to the COVID-19 outbreak in North Carolina.

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What is the North Carolina Arboretum doing to its upper lot?"I'm wondering why the North Carolina Arboretum has been having so much construction on the upper lot and what it is all for?"

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NC State adds its second offensive line commitment of the weekTwo days after picking up a verbal from offensive tackle prospect Jaleel Davis, NC State has added a commitment from interior offensive lineman Thornton Gentry of Chapin, South Carolina.

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North Carolina increases ferry serviceThe North Carolina Ferry Division began offering increased service Saturday due to greater expected demand and the easing of certain Covid-19 restrictions.

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RNC sends North Carolina governor a letter outlining groundwork for a safe convention"We still do not have good guidelines from the State and we cannot in good faith ask thousands of visitors to begin paying deposits and making travel plans without knowing the full commitment of the Governor, elected officials and other stakeholders in supporting the convention," the letter reads.

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Mia Hamm's college career: North Carolina highlights and notable momentsHere's everything you need to know about Mia Hamm's college soccer career at North Carolina.

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North Carolina hospital turns to drones to aid covid-19 responseOutside Charlotte, North Carolina, white drones that resemble tiny airplanes are being loaded with personal protective equipment and launched into the skies to help a local hospital respond to Covid-19.

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Client Alert: North Carolina's Phase Two Reopening Under Executive Order 141: "Restaurants" Versus "Bars" and Justified Confusion Among the HospitalitThis article summarizes the current status of permitted operations for hospitality businesses, with an emphasis on manufacturers and retailers of alcoholic beverages.

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Officer and Suspect Injured in Wadesboro Shooting, 3 Still WantedLocal and state agencies are still searching for three suspects connected to a shooting that sent one officer and a suspect to the hospital late Tuesday night.

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North Carolina governor: RNC hasn't submitted safety planNorth Carolina's governor said Thursday that his administration hasn't received the written safety plan for the upcoming Republican National Convention requested by his health secretary in response to President Donald Trump's demands for a full-scale event.

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N.C. Ballot Access Rule Changes for Pandemic OK'd by HouseTemporary and permanent changes to mail-in absentee ballot rules in North Carolina and funds to improve safety at in-person voting sites this year during the COVID-19 pandemic received overwhelming approval Thursday by the state House.

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Coronavirus: North Carolina teacher diagnosed with cancer during pandemic continues teachingImagine dealing with a pandemic during your first year teaching, and then on top of that, being diagnosed with cancer.

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Faculty, students skeptical as UNC-Chapel Hill prepares to reopen in AugustFaculty, students skeptical of UNC-Chapel Hill's reopening plan; COVID-19; UNC Chancellor's Advisory Committee; Faculty Executive Committee;.

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A Bars Bill and a Lawsuit Pave the Way for Early ReopeningWEB EXCLUSIVE Today, you might be one step closer to enjoying your favorite drink at your favorite local bar—but you'll...

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Fair Food Drive-ThruThis weekend, the State Fairgrounds will be hosting a fair food drive-thru with classics like deep fried oreos, funnel cake and pineapple dole whip.

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Would Michael Jordan have cried at these emotional UNC moments?We further learned in "The Last Dance" that Michael Jordan has no issues showing his emotion and crying.

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Cook With Us and Alex Bridges of VidrioTune in to our Instagram Live on Friday, May 29 to learn how to make Vidrio's Oaxaca Flora cocktail and Cauliflower Cacio E Pepe with Alex Bridges.

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Where the Crawdads Sing // Shrimp and GritsThe popularity of this book got a boost when Reese Witherspoon picked it for her September 2018 choice in her online book club community, but its popularity runs deeper than its celebrity pick.

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Learning from LumbertonTropical Storm Bertha came ashore a couple of days ago and I started thinking about the folks in Lumberton, North Carolina.

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Hike where the horses doHiking trails continue to be over-run. Thank the run of great weather and a lack of other recreational options during the age of Coronavirus for that.

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North Carolina confronts climate change with forthcoming resilience planWith the start of another hurricane season and as the state continues recovery, Governor Cooper's Executive Order 80 and the forthcoming Resilience Plan are essential first steps toward a more resilient North Carolina.

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Is it More Expensive to Drive in South Carolina or North Carolina?Driving might seem like it's the same no matter where you are, but the truth is a little more complicated than this.

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Coronavirus Cases Are Breaking Out In Meat Processing PlantsMeat processing facilities in North Carolina have seen coronavirus outbreaks among their workers, disrupting supply chains and causing concerns about meat shortages.

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North Carolina hasn't received RNC's plans on how it will hold convention safely amid coronavirus pandemicRoy Cooper said Thursday the organizers of the Republican National Convention have not submitted plans to his administration about how it would operate the convention in the state during the pandemic.

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Trump threatens to move Republican National Convention from North CarolinaPresident Trump is threatening to move the Republican National Convention from North Carolina, and both Florida's and Georgia's governors have offered to take over hosting on short notice.

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Bill to reopen North Carolina bars passes Senate with bipartisan support, could override Cooper's orderXanadu Grill in Surf City and other bars and restaurants across the state could increase their serving capacity to 100% by splitting service indoors and...

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Embodied: How COVID-19 Is Changing ChildbirthPregnancy and postpartum experiences can already be rife with anxiety. But since the beginning of the coronavirus crisis, expectant and new mothers' anxieties have heightened exponentially.

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PolyOne consolidating operations, cutting jobs in North CarolinaFrom Plastics News: The Avon Lake-based materials company is closing a plant in Pineville, N.C., that primarily makes screen printing inks and employs 34.

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Coronavirus local updates: NC reports highest hospitalizations for second straight dayChannel 9 is committed to bringing you minute-by-minute updates on the coronavirus pandemic and how it is impacting our community.

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UNC Basketball: Jersey numbers announced for 2020-2021 seasonTake a look at what the incoming freshmen will be wearing.

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Bars Reopening in North CarolinaThe proposal says they can have 50 percent capacity.

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Biltmore:America's CastleIn the Mountains of North Carolina lies the Biltmore Estate. Built for George Washington Vanderbilt II, Biltmore is a lasting testament to conspicuous wealth and the era of "captains of industry" and has a storied past spanning well over a century.

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North Carolina Football: 2020 Tar Heels Season Preview and PredictionNorth Carolina Football: 2020 Tar Heels Season Preview and Prediction.

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Firefighter Injured in Morning Fire in CharlotteIt is unclear how the firefighter was injured, but officials say the injuries were not life-threatening.

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Bill Seeks Easier NC Ballot Access In Fall During PandemicNorth Carolina voters would have more options in requesting absentee ballots and officials would get funds to keep precincts cleaned and staffed, according to legislation advancing at the General Assembly to address COVID-19 challenges.

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Charlotte Talks: Galileo And The Legacy Of Science DenialThursday, May 28, 2020 Nearly 400 years ago, Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei was prosecuted for suggesting that the earth was not, after all, the center of the universe.

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What's Reopening in Chapel Hill During Phase 2Many Orange County businesses are reopening their doors to customers as the state enters Phase 2 of the gradual reopening of its economy.

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What I Learned as a New York Times FellowDuring my one-of-a-kind year as a reporter, I grew tougher, gained wisdom from colleagues and covered the N.F.L. draft from my parents' basement.

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North Carolina 7-year-old boy holds backyard event for nannyA high school senior in Raleigh couldn't attend her high school prom because of the pandemic, but she still had a special bash.

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BTP The Offseason, Day 78: NCAA extends life of dead periodThe NCAA has once again extended the recruiting dead period for all sports, this time through the end of July.

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NC coronavirus update May 28: Gov. Roy Cooper to give update on North Carolina response to COVID-19 on ThursdayThe state continues in Phase 2 of its reopening plan a day after it set a record for COVID-19 related hospitalizations.

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Fort Bragg Soldiers Aid Man Hit by Boat on North Carolina LakeJoshua Moerhing, a soldier at Fort Bragg, was enjoying his Memorial Day weekend on Jordan Lake when he says he saw a boat run over a man who had fallen into the water.

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C-USA Announces 2020-25 Bowl LineupThe Official Athletics Site for Charlotte 49ers. Get tickets to Charlotte 49ers athletic events including Basketball, Football, and Baseball.

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First in Flight: Wright Brothers MemorialEither by school field trip, family vacation, or in this case Boy Scout trip, many residents of North Carolina have visited the historic Wright Brother Memorial in Kill Devil Hills, just south of Kitty Hawk, on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

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Coronavirus NC: NC lawmakers pushing to help teens get their licenses during the COVID-19 pandemicFour bills submitted to the North Carolina General Assembly look to loosen restrictions on teen drivers looking to obtain their license as restrictions due to the coronavirus in NC continue.

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Bipartisan elections bill wins committee approval, heads to state House floorNorth Carolina election refrom bill would ease restrictions on absentee voting; voting rights advocates ask form more improvments.

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Couple Bilked Medicaid for $13 Million to Pay for Lavish Lifestyle, U.S. SaysLatisha and Timothy Harron spent the money on a private jet, shopping sprees at Tiffany, wine and clothes that they flaunted on social media, prosecutors said.

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As COVID races through Mountaire Farms poultry plant, workers deemed vital feel dispensableMountaire, a poultry processing plant employing hundreds, criticized for moving too slowly to protect workers unaware of COVID-19 outbreak in the workplace.

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Why rushing back to church was and is a mistakeStories and voices that matter.

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Coronavirus in NC: Live updates for May 28, 2020Here are the latest updates on the impact of the coronavirus outbreak in North Carolina and across the globe.

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Taiwan sending North Carolina 100,000 masks to help fight coronavirus'Stop killing black people': Minn. man's death sparks protests across US.

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The Mystery Behind MalbecSebastian Zuccardi sees the wine business as such; "Some wineries go to the market see what is popular and then they go make wines to meet that demand."

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Coronavirus live updates: Here's what to know in North Carolina on May 28We're keeping track of the most up-to-date news about the coronavirus in North Carolina. Check back for updates.

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U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $4.8 Million to Establish Small Business Center in NC Opportunity ZoneToday, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department's Economic Development Administration is awarding a $4.8 million grant to the town of Fair Bluff, North Carolina, to construct the Town of Fair Bluff Small Business Center.

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My Spin Podcast 5-28-2020 "School Daze"This week Tom Campbell discusses what our public schools will need to do in order to reopen in the fall.

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North Carolina's go-slow reopening may be costlyRALEIGH — Over the first two months of the coronavirus crisis, our labor market cratered.

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Stringing Tobacco-The Talk At The BarnLittle did I know that my experiences with working in tobacco as a kid in rural North Carolina would inspire me to write about it many years later.

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President escalates ultimatum with North Carolina on holding GOP conventionPresident escalates ultimatum with North Carolina on holding GOP convention.

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North Carolina bond packages resurface after veto crumbled cash planBorrowing money to pay for North Carolina university and school buildings, roads and other projects is getting attention again at the General Assembly after a pay-as-you-go construction expansion plan crumbled last year beneath a veto.

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NASCAR Cup Race in Charlotte Pushed Back a Day Due to RainThe race was rescheduled for Thursday night at 7 p.m., which in turn forced NASCAR to move the Xfinity Series race scheduled for Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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North Carolina Transportation Museum reopens with outdoor exhibitsOn Thursday, the North Carolina Transportation Museum will welcome visitors back on its grounds for outdoor-only self-guided walking tours.

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43 best apartments in Charlotte, sorted by hot neighborhoodsThis guide is proudly presented by Northwood Ravin. At a Northwood Ravin signature community, you can expect the highest standard of customer service, resident care and professional management.

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Agenda Weekender: 22 quarantine-approved things to do this weekend in CharlotteThe Agenda Weekender is proudly presented by Charlotte Motor Speedway. ICYMI Charlotte Motor Speedway is celebrating their 60th anniversary of racing and entertainment.

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North Carolina woman dies after being beaten in parkPolice said a woman who was assaulted in a city park in North Carolina has died.

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Current status of coronavirus in Charlotte: Hospitalizations increase across the stateThis story was last updated at 5:34 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27. We'll continue to regularly update it.

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OpinionIf North Carolina won't host the Republican Party's convention, he'll find a state that will.

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Coronavirus NC: North Carolina gyms file lawsuit alleging Gov. Cooper's order to remain closed is 'unconstitutional'A lawyer representing five gym owners walked out of the Wake County Superior Court Wednesday afternoon after filing a lawsuit against Governor Roy Cooper and Executive Order 141.The lawsuit argues Cooper's order is unconstitutional, citing the "Fruits of Your Labor Clause" in the North Carolina Constitution.

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Real Estate remains strong despite the pandemicIt is interesting to see the actual numbers. Overall unemployment is still extremely high as businesses shutter their doors, yet real estate prices are still rising, even during the uncertainty.

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Unattended charcoal grill blamed for fire that killed 2 in North CarolinaAuthorities say the fire killed 39-year-old Ann Rachelle Horton and her 9-year-old son, Sebastian Lopez.

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Trump Threatens To Move RNC From North Carolina, Georgia and Florida Governors Extend InvitesWhen President Donald Trump threatened to pull the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina, where it is expected to be held in late August, the governors of Georgia and Florida have offered to host the event.

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Charlotte High School Students Use Pandemic as Learning ToolSome students at a Charlotte high school are using a homework assignment to show how they're handling life in quarantine.

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Tropical Storm Bertha Could Cause Dangerous Flooding in the SouthBertha was named a tropical storm less than two hours before it made landfall near Charleston, S.C., on Wednesday.

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The Impact of Cornovirus On Climate, Weather ForecastingThe impacts of the coronovirus on humans has been clear, and sad. However, the impacts on other aspects of our lives has been mixed.

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Money pours into North Carolina as battle for U.S. Senate heats upRepublican U.S. Senator Thom Tillis is used to being in a tight spot in campaigns in the swing state of North Carolina, having come from behind in the polls six years ago to clinch his post.

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North Carolina Nurses Seek Their First UnionNurses in the Appalachian mountains of North Carolina filed a petition in March to form a union with National Nurses United.

Labor Notes Shared .

Episode 206-10 Crazy Charlotte Sports MomentsThis week John and Miller talked about ten of Charlotte's Craziest Sports Facts. We covered everything from daredevils to great uniforms to the controversial happenings of a Banana Joe's bathroom.

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Money pours into North Carolina as battle for U.S. Senate heats upWith his home state figuring prominently in Democrats' effort to try to wrest control of the Senate this year, the 59-year-old is back in the hotseat.

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Charlotte Firefighter Accused of Stealing From Metropolitan TargetCharlotte Fire Chief Reginald Johnson says Ireland has been a firefighter with the department since February 2008, and has been reassigned pending the outcome of the investigation into his alleged crimes.

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Las Vegas couple charged in North Carolina Medicaid fraudA Las Vegas couple are facing multiple federal charges in connection with allegations that they defrauded the North Carolina Medicaid Program out of $13 million, according to the Department of Justice.

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Restrictions Keep Iranian Photographer Stuck In Orange CountySia Yazdanfar remains focused on getting back home to Iran. The photographer had hoped to return most recently in March.

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State transportation officials grilled at Senate hearing over damning auditNorth Carolina lawmakers review Department of Transportation audit; State Auditor Beth Wood; Secretary Eric Boyette.

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N. Carolina Speedway Packs Its Stands, Drawing Governor's RebukeThe track's determination not to police the crowd, and the local sheriff's department's refusal to intervene, underscored the confusion and conflict that can occur as sports reopen in the pandemic.

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Moving To North CarolinaOver the last three years our lives have been challenged and blessed by the study and community at Gordon-Conwell Seminary.

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North Carolina county says no coronavirus 'guidance' from Gov. Cooper after catching flak for crowded eventA North Carolina county caught flak for allowing a crowd of 2,500 at a speedway this weekend.

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North Carolina Salon Turns Away Poultry Plant WorkersNorth Carolina salon won't provide haircuts to any workers from a nearby Tyson poultry plant after a COVID-19 outbreak at the facility.

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North Carolina coach Roy Williams names his top players in 10 categoriesRoy Williams has been at the helm at North Carolina for 17 years. On this week's March Madness 365, Williams breaks down some of the best players he has coached.

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What is it about sports that makes us emotional?Why does something as fickle as sports bring out the most emotional parts of us?

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Every BreathEvery Breath by Nicholas Sparks takes place for much of the time in Sunset Beach, North Carolina.

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Las Vegas Couple Latisha Harron and Timothy Mark Harron Indicted in $13 Million FraudLas Vegas Couple Latisha Harron and Timothy Mark Harron Indicted in $13 Million Fraud Upon North Carolina Medicaid Program and Scheme to Launder Proceeds Into Private Jet - On May 19, 2020 a federal grand jury returned a Superseding Indictment charging a Las Vegas couple with numerous charges, including.

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Through6 to expand its disruptive on-demand manufacturing model to North CarolinaGARDEN GROVE, Calif., May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Through6, a tech-enabled manufacturing solution that allows brands and merchants to have access to cut and sew apparel on an on-demand basis announces a major expansion of its business to Sanford, a high-tech manufacturing community in the Raleigh area of central North Carolina.

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Adoptable Pet of the Week: JourneyHere's Journey, with a big smile on her face! Journey is about 2 years old and quite the vogue model - take out a camera and she's posing for sure.

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NC governor threatens ban on large crowds, county says he left them in dark about speedway eventGov. Roy Cooper praised NASCAR for running the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway without spectators.

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No prom? No problem: North Carolina 7-year-old holds special event for his nannyCurtis Rodgers who hadn't seen his nanny, Rachel Chapman, in two months because of COVID-19, wanted to throw her the senior prom that COVID-19 stole away.

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North Carolina sees its highest number of coronavirus hospitalizations as state nears 800 deathsAcross the state, 24,628 people have tested positive for the virus in North Carolina, which is 488 more cases than the previous day.

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Our Pandemic Summer: A Statewide SpecialSummer for many families in North Carolina is filled with beach weekends, getaways to the mountains, bountiful produce and other fun in the sun.

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Inmates Sue For Releases At North Carolina Federal Prison Where 10 Have DiedAttorneys have filed a class-action lawsuit on behalf of inmates at a federal prison in Butner, North Carolina.

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New Head of Employment Announced During Wave of Unemployment ApplicationsNorth Carolina has a new assistant secretary for the division of employment security as it fights to keep pace with a wave of unemployment applications because of the pandemic.

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PFF names UNC's Sam Howell as one of the best freshman QBs they've ever gradedYesterday PFF wrote about how Sam Howell is not only one of the best freshman that they have ever graded, but he is a top five quarterback in all of college football.

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Less pomp, morecircumstance: Western North Carolina's future leaders graduate amidst pandemicThe Class of 2020 will forever be remembered as the "asterisk" class. Whether it be high school, community college or university, the instructional disruption that came about in North Carolina in mid-March as the result of the COVID-19 outbreak will be as much a part of their permanent records as their marks in reading, writing and ‘rithmetic.

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Tropical storm formsThe area of disturbed weather the National Hurricane Center was tracking during the past day or so quickly became better organized this morning, just offshore of the South Carolina coast and made landfall east of Charleston, S.C., with 50 mph winds.

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Social Media ManagerAt Trane Technologies we Challenge Possible. Our brands - including Trane and Thermo King - create access to cooling and comfort in buildings and homes, transport and protect food and perishables, connect customers to elevated performance with less environmental impact, dramatically reduce energy demands and carbon emissions, and innovate with a...

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Charlotte's Oldest Movie Theater and Oldest Yoga Studio Close in a WeekTwo longtime Charlotte businesses are permanently closing. Charlotte's oldest movie theater, Regal Manor Twin, announced last week it would close.

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North Carolina salon turns away Tyson meat factory workers amid COVID-19 outbreakSmartCuts salon in N.C., won't provide haircuts to any workers from a nearby Tyson poultry plant after a COVID-19 outbreak at the facility.

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North Carolina takes 'cautious' step into phase 2As expected, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper announced that he believes the state is ready to begin phase 2 of his three-phase reopening plan, although the increasing number of cases warrants a more modest reopening than originally planned.

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The Best Hidden Gems in Raleigh, N.C.Note, May 27: Due to COVID-19, the hours or operational status of some of the items below have changed.

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Social Media StrategistOverview: We believe tomorrow's Chief Marketing Officer is today's Social Media Strategist. If you are nodding your head in agreement, while reading this from a phone that already has the following apps loaded: Facebook Page Manager, Facebook Ads Manager, Pinterest, Twitter For Business, Google Analytics, Social Sprout or HooteSuite, this job...

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North Carolina Republicans' long, stormy summerFor North Carolina Republicans, 2020 started as a bright election year. But now, due in part to the coronavirus pandemic, the political forecast for the next five months before Election Day is full of storms: scrambling to save the Republican National Convention, tough elections made even more challenging, and an insider trading scandal to top...

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Businesses Make Investments Before ReopeningSome businesses in North Carolina are making investments before welcoming back customers.

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Statewide Special: 'Our Pandemic Summer'Wednesday, May 27, 9 a.m. As part of a look across North Carolina through the lens of the coronavirus pandemic and summer, Charlotte Talks' Mike Collins and WFAE political reporter and Inside Politics host Steve Harrison will discuss the status of this summer's scheduled RNC in Charlotte, which is up in the air due to COVID-19.

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BTP The Offseason, Day 77: NHL set to flood ailing country with playoff gamesThe NHL will return with a 24-team dealio, possibly in late July, and I dunno I might need a flow chart or something to understand exactly how this all works.

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North Carolina bars could reopen, serve customers outside in bill advancing in General AssemblyOne of two bills that cleared a Senate committee on Tuesday would allow bars and similar private clubs whose doors remain completely closed under Gov.

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In a First, Twitter Adds Fact-Check Warnings to Trump TweetsFor the first time, Twitter has flagged some of President Donald Trump's tweets with a fact-check warning.

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North Carolina veteran receives stimulus check after car wash worker finds it in trash canOne North Carolina veteran is grateful after acar wash employee found hisstimulus check. WITN reports that Antonio Hernandez was working at the car wash when he found a $1,200 IRS stimulus check in the trash can.

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Wake County Library Seeking Book Returns on Thursday, May 28We miss you too! Personally, I don't miss shopping in a lot of my usual stores, and I can deal with eating take-out at home instead of eating at my favorite restaurants.

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Lawmakers renew effort to assure statewide high-speed internet accessImage: Adobe Stock High school students in the small mountain town of Sylva have been going to extreme lengths to find an adequate place to complete their schoolwork.

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Cooper should ignore Trump's convention threatStories and voices that matter.

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Pandemic causes immunization rates to dipFear of being exposed to the coronavirus is contributing to parents skipping child well visits and deviating from immunization schedules.

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North Carolina wild horse euthanized after snake biteThe Corolla Wild Horse Fund says a horse belonging to a herd on North Carolina's Outer Banks died over the weekend following complications from a venomous snake bite.

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North Carolina Gyms to File Restraining Order Against State to Try and Reopen Earlier Than Allowed"We're asking health club owners, fitness professionals, and yoga, dance and martial arts studio owners to join us in a legal battle to reopen our businesses," business owners involved in the suit wrote on Facebook.

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North Carolina budget writers brace for $5B shortfallNorth Carolina's budget could be short by about $5 billion as a result of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, state economists predict.

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Retail Subsidiaries of BB&T Rebrand as McGriff, Maintain North Carolina HeadquartersMcGriff Insurance Services, Inc., and McGriff, Seibels and Williams, Inc., the retail insurance subsidiaries of BB&T Insurance Holdings, have rebranded their businesses to McGriff.

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Coronavirus live updates: Here's what to know in North Carolina on May 27We're keeping track of the most up-to-date news about the coronavirus in North Carolina. Check back for updates.

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