Archive - Jun 2011
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Check out Jim Cantore's promo he shot at Wrightsville Beach
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 3:12pm.

The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore was recently at Wrightsville Beach filming a promotional spot for the network. Well, it's done and posted on You Tube.

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Cooper: Crime rate in NC reaches 33-year low
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 2:26pm.

Crime in North Carolina has fallen to its lowest levels since the 1970s, with the murder rate lower than at any time since record-keeping began.

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Bill about Camp Lejeune water passes Senate panel
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 12:47pm.

A bill requiring the federal government to provide treatment for veterans and their family members who developed health problems from being exposed to contaminated water at Camp Lejeune has passed a US Senate committee.

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US appeals court upholds Obama health care law
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 12:32pm.

A federal appeals court in Cincinnati has upheld President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.

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Parachute design questioned in Fort Bragg death
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 12:20pm.

The Army is investigating the death of an 82nd Airborne paratrooper who died during weekend training in North Carolina while using a new style of parachute.

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Kudzu Jesus discovered in Lenoir County
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 12:15pm.

Many Christians believe Jesus can be found anywhere. In southern Lenoir County, he may be found on a utility pole.

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Man walking downtown shot in jaw
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 9:44am.

According to the victim, the assailants began to run away toward Fourth Street, but then turned around and shot him in the jaw.

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Bank of America in $8.5B mortgage settlement
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 8:03am.

Bank of America and its Countrywide unit will pay $8.5 billion to settle claims that the lenders sold poor-quality mortgage-backed securities that went sour when the housing market collapsed.

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