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Fayetteville Vet Center moving to new location

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Fayetteville Vet Center moving to new location. New location will be open January 26. Full story...
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$300,000 in wine stolen from famed restaurant found in NC

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More than $300,000 in world-class wine stolen from a famed Napa Valley, California, restaurant has been recovered from a private cellar in North Carolina. Full story...
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Changing how to buy paper, lab supplies saves NC money

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Gov. Pat McCrory says North Carolina government is on track to save more than $30 million over three years just because it's changed how it buys things like office paper and laboratory supplies. Full story...
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UPDATE: Durham man claims share of Carolina Cash 5 ticket jackpot

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A Durham man has claimed his share of a winning Carolina Cash 5 ticket. The North Carolina Education Lottery says the winning ticket was purchased Aug. 8 and was set to expire Feb. 4. Full story...
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2 ex-UNC athletes sue school, NCAA over academic failures

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Two former University of North Carolina athletes have filed a lawsuit against the school and the NCAA, saying neither is doing enough to ensure athletes receive a quality education. Full story...
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Death toll from flu in NC exceeds 2013-14 total

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State health officials say the death toll from the flu in North Carolina has surpassed the total for all of 2013-14 with word of 15 more deaths last week. Full story...
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Judge probes if NC schools move weakens learning standard

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A top North Carolina school official says a change that describes children as on-track in their learning progress though they still need help is part of setting higher academic expectations. Superior Court Judge Howard Manning Jr. held a hearing Wednesday to look into whether state education officials are obeying their constitutional obligation to give every North Carolina child the opportunity to have a sound, basic education. Full story...
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Two wanted in murder of Hoke County motel manager

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Authorities in Hoke County are looking for a pair of 21-year-olds in connection with the death of the manager of a Raeford motel. Several media outlets report warrants have been issued for Samantha Lynn Shilts and Tyler Mark Pierce charging them with first-degree murder and common-law robbery. Full story...
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Idea slowed to shift NC Medicaid program oversight to panel

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Momentum has slowed for a proposal to shift control of North Carolina's Medicaid program from the Department of Health and Human Services to a new eight-member panel of health experts. The General Assembly's government watchdog oversight committee met Wednesday but didn't vote as previously expected on legislation recommended last week by one of its subcommittees. Full story...
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Judge orders NC schools to explain 'academic double-speak'

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The judge overseeing a 20-year-old lawsuit wants to know if North Carolina officials are trying to define their way out of their duty to educate all of the state's children. Full story...
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