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Report: Perdue paid $140K to law firm in 6 months
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/02/2011 - 10:25am.

Gov. Bev Perdue's campaign paid more than $140,000 in the second half of 2010 to a law firm that represented her committee before the State Board of Elections on the issue of campaign flights.

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Dems pick Charlotte for 2012 convention
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/01/2011 - 5:35pm.

video A Democratic official says the party will hold its 2012 presidential convention in Charlotte.

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NC Republicans starting work on tort reforms
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/01/2011 - 2:08pm.

Republican lawmakers now in the majority at the North Carolina General Assembly say the changes they want in medical malpractice and lawsuit reforms would help bring down costs of operating a business.

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NC GOP gives mixed message on Dems' Charlotte plan
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Tue, 02/01/2011 - 1:00pm.

The new North Carolina Republican Party chairman says he welcomes Democrats to Charlotte for their national convention next year.

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New law to collect DNA from suspects
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 01/31/2011 - 5:17pm.

video Beginning tomorrow, law enforcement in North Carolina can collect DNA from suspects in certain violent felony and misdemeanor arrests. Opponents say it violates privacy rights.

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Dozens of police break up brawl at church
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/31/2011 - 9:24am.

A dispute over leadership at a Henderson County church has turned from angry words to fist fights. About 30 police officers from five agencies were called to break up fights Sunday at Greater New Zion Baptist Church in Fletcher.

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Hit-and-run kills horse, injures riders
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Mon, 01/31/2011 - 9:22am.

A hit-and-run driver has killed a horse and injured its riders in a collision near Cherryville.

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