Inmate's sentence switched from death to life
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/10/2012 - 12:27pm.

A North Carolina inmate sentenced to death 15 years ago will instead serve a life sentence in prison.

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Lawsuit in NC gov race thrown out
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/10/2012 - 9:47am.

A judge has thrown out a lawsuit filed by opponents of Republican governor candidate Pat McCrory who wanted their commercials critical of the former Charlotte mayor declared true and constitutionally protected.

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Obama speech gets 35.7 million viewers
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 09/07/2012 - 8:08pm.

President Barack Obama can beat rival Mitt Romney as a television draw, but can't eclipse his old self.

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Charlotte leaders ecstatic about results of DNC
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 09/07/2012 - 8:07pm.

After a year of planning for the Democratic National Convention, delegates, journalists and even protesters have left North Carolina largest city.

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McCrory rolls out NC higher education plan
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 09/07/2012 - 8:05pm.

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Republican gubernatorial candidate Pat McCrory says he would work to increase the value of a North Carolina college diploma in part by helping students better determine whether a four- or two-year degree best matches their skills.

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Democrats nominate Biden for second term as VP
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 09/06/2012 - 9:38pm.

Democrats have nominated Joe Biden for a second term as vice president, rounding out the ticket headed by President Barack Obama.

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Charlotte man charged with threatening president
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 09/06/2012 - 9:37pm.

A 21-year-old Charlotte man has been arrested by the Secret Service for allegedly posting threats to kill President Barack Obama on Twitter.

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Obama accepts party's nomination for second term
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 09/06/2012 - 9:35pm.

President Barack Obama has accepted his party's nomination for a second term, saying voters face the clearest choice at any time in a generation.

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DNC Day 2: Delegates, celebrities react to decision to move Obama speech
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/06/2012 - 1:36pm.

video Mixed reaction to news President Obama will accept his party's nomination indoors, rather than at Bank of America Stadium.

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Fracking rule-making panel in NC sits down to work
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Thu, 09/06/2012 - 7:20am.

The new commission that's writing rules to allow natural gas fracking in North Carolina while protecting neighbors and the environment is getting down to work.

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