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NC DOT hears from public on I-95 expansion, tolls
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 7:39am.

North Carolina's Department of Transportation wants to hear from the public about the benefits of widening and improving Interstate 95, and the possible cost from charging tolls to travel the highway.

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Raleigh officer wounded in apartment standoff
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 7:31am.

A Raleigh police officer has been wounded in a standoff with a man barricaded in an apartment.

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NC sheriff with bipolar disorder to retire
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 7:29am.

A western North Carolina sheriff who says he suffers from bipolar disorder has been granted permission for medical retirement.

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NC man says he cheated elderly woman of $150K
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 7:27am.

An Alamance County man will spend at least four years in prison for cheating an elderly woman out of roughly $150,000, mostly in the form of personal loans that he never repaid.

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State Rep. Larry Womble released from hospital, moved to rehab
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Mon, 02/06/2012 - 9:43pm.

A colleague of State Rep. Larry Womble says the nine-term Democratic lawmaker has been released from a Winston-Salem hospital, where he was recovering from injuries received in a head-on collision last December.

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Teen charged with murder of disabled man
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Mon, 02/06/2012 - 8:41pm.

Police in Winston-Salem have charged a 19-year-old woman with first-degree murder in the shooting death of a man confined to a wheelchair.

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New mobile app shows sex offenders living nearby
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 02/06/2012 - 4:03pm.

video Want to know if a sex offender lives in your neighborhood? There's an app for that. Attorney General Roy Cooper announced Monday the free app developed by the NC Department of Justice is available. It's a tool for parents, as well as tech-savvy kids.

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