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Romney campaign shifting NC resources elsewhere
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 9:12pm.

President Barack Obama's campaign says Mitt Romney's team is making a mistake shifting money and workers out of North Carolina, where the two candidates have been competing hard for months.

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Authorities search for 2 missing NC teenagers
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 9:10pm.

Authorities are searching for two missing Catawba County high school students who left home for a party last weekend and haven't been heard from since.

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Deadline for public comments on insurance hike Friday
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 1:28pm.

videoIf you want to have your say about a proposed hike in homeowners insurance that could cost residents in coastal counties up to 30 percent more, you're running out of time. The deadline for the public to submit comments on the insurance companies' request to raise homeowners insurance rates is tomorrow.

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Coast Guard creates rescue swim training in NC
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 11:45am.

The Coast Guard has dedicated a $24 million center in Elizabeth City to train rescue swimmers.

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Perdue moves $20M to expand NC Pre-K to 6,300 more
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 11:40am.

Gov. Bev Perdue is moving again into disputed territory with the Republican-led Legislature, shifting $20 million to accommodate up to another 6,300 youngsters by January in the state's pre-kindergarten academic enrichment program.

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GOP says it raised nearly $55M for convention, DNC fell short of goal
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 7:55am.

The group that hosted the Republican National Convention says it raised $55.3 million for the GOP's festivities in Tampa, FL. The Democratic National Convention in Charlotte reports raising $24 million - falling short of its $36.7 million fundraising goal.

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Former GOP presidential contender Santorum in NC
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 7:46am.

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum is scheduled to visit North Carolina to campaign on behalf of the man he challenged for the Republican presidential nomination.

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NC lawmen accused of running a protection racket
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 10/17/2012 - 10:50pm.

The U.S. Attorney's office says three North Carolina lawmen and a former sheriff's deputy are facing corruption and bribery charges.

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Early voting in 2012 could exceed '08 totals in NC
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 10/17/2012 - 10:48pm.

The campaigns of President Barack Obama, Mitt Romney and their parties' slates of candidates are nearing high gear as in-person early voting begins in all of North Carolina's 100 counties

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Dalton unveils platform on pay bias, web safety
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 10/17/2012 - 10:47pm.

Lt. Gov. Walter Dalton says if elected governor he would work to protect children from obscene materials on the Internet and seek tougher penalties for domestic violence perpetrators in North Carolina.

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