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Charlotte is test market for tobacco lozenges
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 12:56pm.

Charlotte smokers are in one of two test markets for a new tobacco product that may please etiquette mavens: dissolvable, smokeless tobacco lozenges.

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NTSB issues report in crash that killed NC doctor
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 12:55pm.

A preliminary report from federal investigators says a crash that killed a Mooresville doctor occurred when his plane lost its propeller during a test flight after the plane had crashed a few months earlier.

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Roommate mutilation case delayed until October
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 6:44am.

The case of a Catawba County man accused of shooting his roommate to death and mutilating his body has been delayed until October.

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NC textile firm sued over $145,000 in compensation
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 6:21am.

The U.S. Department of Labor is suing a closed Lincolnton textile company, asking it to pay back nearly $145,000 into its deferred compensation plan.

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Autopsy: Beaten NC boy, 4, had alcohol in system
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 6:09am.

An autopsy shows a 4-year-old Buncombe County boy who was beaten to death earlier this year appears to have been legally drunk.

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Marine from Wilson killed in Afghanistan
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 08/02/2011 - 8:22pm.

Military officials say a Marine Corps sergeant from Wilson has been killed in Afghanistan.

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NC charter schools seeking capital funds lose case
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/02/2011 - 12:44pm.

North Carolina's Court of Appeals is telling charter schools seeking taxpayer money to buy and maintain their buildings and buses to take it up with lawmakers.

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