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26-year-old female polar bear dies at NC Zoo

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Officials at the North Carolina Zoo say Patches, its 26-year-old female polar bear, has died after several weeks of declining health. General curator Ken Reininger and senior veterinarian Dr. J.B. Minter said a necropsy, which is an animal autopsy, showed Patches had an extensive lung mass suggestive of lung cancer. Full story...
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NC Zoo picks names for four new lion cubs after contest ends

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videoThe NC Zoo has selected the names for its four new lion cubs after going through nearly 2,000 names submitted for a contest. Full story...
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NC couple charged in shooting of 3-year-old

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An Asheboro couple is facing charges stemming from the accidental shooting of a 3-year-old girl. The Randolph County Sheriff's Office charged 27-year-old William Monroe Simmons and 26-year-old Melisa Ann Mumpower with failing to store a firearm to protect a minor and felony child abuse in connection with the shooting. Full story...
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NC 2-year-old shoots self after finding dad's gun

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A 2-year-old boy is recovering after Randolph County deputies say he found a handgun inside his home, put it in his mouth, and the weapon fired. Full story...
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McCrory to sign first bill as NC governor

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Republican Pat McCrory is signing his first bill as North Carolina governor. Full story...
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