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Nicholas crawls into Louisiana from Texas, dumping rain

Nicholas weakened to a tropical depression as it crawled from Texas into southern Louisiana on Wednesday, unleashing heavy rain across a landscape where Hurricane Ida destroyed thousands of rooftops now covered with flimsy tarps.

Police: Lawyer Murdaugh arranged own death but shot grazed

A prominent South Carolina lawyer who found the bodies of his wife and son three months ago tried to arrange his own death earlier this month so his son would get a $10 million life insurance payment, but the planned fatal shot only grazed his head, state police said Tuesday.

Wildlife biologist to speak on Smokies’ reintroduced elk

A nonprofit group that works to document and share information about the plants and animals of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is hosting a free presentation Friday on elk.

FBI campaign to raise hate crime awareness in North Carolina

The Charlotte division of the FBI says it is launching a campaign across North Carolina to raise awareness about federal hate crimes and to encourage people to report them.

Norm Macdonald, former ‘Saturday Night Live’ comic, dies

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5 who arrived in Virginia from Afghanistan have measles

Virginia health officials say five people who recently traveled to Virginia from Afghanistan have been diagnosed with measles.

Audit: NCDOT spent less than planned, but risks remain

North Carolina’s Department of Transportation spent less than predicted in the second half of 2020, a state performance audit showed. But the report’s authors said the agency hadn’t carried out key recommendations from an audit last year that found several hundred million dollars in overspending.

Subway worker: Franchise owner suspended her after robbery

A woman who struggled with a robber inside an Illinois Subway shop says the owner suspended her from work after surveillance video of the fight became public.

Amazon eyes 125K more hires, $18+ per hour average salary

Amazon wants to hire 125,000 delivery and warehouse workers and said Tuesday that it is paying new hires an average of $18 an hour in a tight job market as more people shop online.

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