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NC school board voting on 25 more charter schools
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Thu, 09/06/2012 - 7:18am.

North Carolina's school board is weighing whether to increase the number of charter schools in the state by 25 next year.

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NC man sentenced to prison for payroll tax fraud
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 09/05/2012 - 9:52pm.

A Greensboro man is facing 12 years in prison following his conviction last year for payroll tax fraud and failing to file individual income tax returns.

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Clinton nominates Obama for president
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 09/05/2012 - 9:51pm.

Former President Bill Clinton has formally nominated President Barack Obama to be the Democratic Party's candidate in the next presidential election.

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Lumberton man gets 5 years for improper benefits
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 09/05/2012 - 7:07am.

A Lumberton man has been sentenced to five years in prison for improperly taking benefits from the Veterans Administration.

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2nd man dies in jump from Greensboro parking deck
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 09/05/2012 - 7:05am.

Officials in Greensboro say no decision has been made on reviewing a parking garage after a second man has jumped to his death.

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Forecasters warn of rip currents on Outer Banks
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 09/05/2012 - 7:03am.

The National Weather Service is warning of a high risk for dangerous rip currents sparked by Tropical Storm Leslie on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

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Clinton, Obama set aside rivalry with speech
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 09/04/2012 - 9:34pm.

Bill Clinton's speech on behalf of President Barack Obama at the Democratic convention will be a key step on the path toward reconciliation for two former rivals.

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Wreck kills expectant NC woman; baby survives
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 09/04/2012 - 9:32pm.

Authorities say a pregnant woman on her way to the hospital died in a wreck in Alamance County, but her baby survived.

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Pro-immigration reform protesters arrested at DNC
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 09/04/2012 - 9:30pm.

Ten illegal immigrants are under arrest after blocking an uptown Charlotte intersection near the site of the Democratic National Convention.

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