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NC motor fuels tax going up 1 cent in January
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/15/2014 - 3:15pm.

The price at the pump keeps falling, but motorists in North Carolina will see the gasoline tax increase slightly Jan. 1.

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Hagan bids Senate farewell
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/11/2014 - 4:12pm.

videoSen. Kay Hagan (D-NC) was emotional at times as she made a farewell speech this afternoon on the floor the US Senate.

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Partial settlement reached in NC State Fair case
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 5:35pm.

videoA federal court document shows a settlement has been reached between a family injured when they were thrown from a ride at the North Carolina State Fair and three of the four defendants named in a lawsuit.

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Testing, excavation next with NC coal ash removal
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 4:21pm.

videoLegislators are learning about work to clean up more than 100 tons of coal ash held by Duke Energy before the utility starts removing the toxic material from pits and piles in North Carolina.

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Four New Hanover County men charged with Lee County murder
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 12:23pm.

video Lee County investigators have charged four me from New Hanover County with a murder that happened more than a year ago.

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ONLY ON 3: McCrory talks about issues affecting Cape Fear region
Submitted by Chris Brown on Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:53pm.

videoIt's been almost two years in office, and Gov. Pat McCrory said it's been a roller-coaster ride he's honored to be part of.

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ONLY ON 3: McCrory looks back on 2014
Submitted by Chris Brown on Mon, 12/08/2014 - 6:27pm.

videoIt's been almost two years since Gov. Pat McCrory took office, and today we sat down with him exclusively and asked him is North Carolina better than it was two years ago?

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Jacksonville man accused of stabbing relative to death
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 12/08/2014 - 7:21am.

A Jacksonville man is under arrest for allegedly stabbing a family member to death.

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Possum Drop's future again uncertain in NC
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Fri, 12/05/2014 - 10:42pm.

The use of a wild opossum during an annual New Year's Eve celebration in the North Carolina mountains again is uncertain after a Wake County judge agreed to block a General Assembly law approved this year. Superior Court Judge Bryan Collins granted a preliminary injunction Friday related to the Possum Drop in Brasstown. WRAL-TV reports Collins found People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and other groups were likely to win their lawsuit, so he granted their motion.

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Cooper responds over NC absence in Obama lawsuit
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Fri, 12/05/2014 - 10:39pm.

Attorney General Roy Cooper is responding to complaints about why North Carolina isn't among the states challenging President Barack Obama over his executive order on immigration. Gov. Pat McCrory joined the lawsuit filed this week and spearheaded by the Texas attorney general accusing Obama of overstepping his constitutional authority. McCrory is a plaintiff, but Cooper is not involved.

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