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Perdue wants review of NC vehicle inspections

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Gov. Bev Perdue has ordered a review of North Carolina's vehicle inspection program. Full story...
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Fundraising extends NC Governor's School for 2012

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A program for gifted students in North Carolina will go on next summer after receiving gifts from alumni and other donors. Full story...
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Firefighters treated for injuries in Kinston plant fire

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A Kinston textile plant threatened to burn for a long time as workers drag away bales of cotton before they turn into fuel. Full story...
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Charlotte hosts NC governor's conference for women

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Another associate of President Obama is coming to North Carolina, this time at a networking and education event for women. Full story...
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Gastonia couple dies in wreck at police station

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A 64-year-old Gastonia couple has died in a wreck in front of the police department. Full story...
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NC Marine pilot charged with indecent exposure

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A pilot at the New River Marine Air Station has been charged with indecent exposure in Jacksonville. Full story...
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Flood insurance issues cause NC officials to write

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Two North Carolina state officials want flood insurance claims adjusters to return to areas damaged by Hurricane Irene to ensure home and business inspections are performed adequately so claims can be paid quickly. Full story...
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NC has slow reading, math gains on US average

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North Carolina students are right about average on math and reading test results. The report released Tuesday from the National Assessment of Educational Progress show the state's schools are making slow progress on improving test scores compared to other states. Full story...
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NC infant mortality rate lowest in state history

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North Carolina's infant mortality rate fell to a historic low last year, thanks in part to a huge reduction in child deaths among black residents. Full story...
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Duke, Progress want new hearing on merger

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Duke Energy and Progress Energy have asked federal regulators to take another look at their merger proposal. Full story...
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NC officials say E. coli victims all visited fair

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State health officials say the North Carolina State Fair is the focus of the investigation of an E. coli outbreak that has made at least nine people sick. Full story...
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Group plans to spotlight NC farmworker deaths

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An advocacy group is using the traditional Mexican holiday known as the Day of the Dead to bring attention to the deaths of migrant farmworkers in North Carolina. Full story...
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Colin Firth to shoot part of movie near Burlington

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Actor Colin Firth will shoot part of his new movie, "Arthur Newman, Golf Pro," in Alamance County later this month. Full story...
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Man nabbed for breaking into car as cops watched

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A man who had his eyes on some cars in a Fayetteville parking lot missed the two he should've seen -- the two from the Fayetteville Police Department. Full story...
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NC Sen. Jim Forrester dies at 74

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A North Carolina state senator who led the effort to secure next year's statewide referendum on whether to prohibit gay marriage has died. He was 74. Full story...
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