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Cigna OK to raise NC Obamacare policies rates by 25 percent

The much-smaller competitor to Blue Cross on North Carolina's "Obamacare" health insurance marketplace is raising rates by an average of almost 25 percent.

Man accused of running over 2 lying on South Carolina beach

A Florida man is charged with running over two people lying on a South Carolina beach. Police were called to Sullivans Island and found two people with back injuries.
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North Carolina teacher accused of having sex with student

A former North Carolina State University football player and ex-Nash County High School teacher is facing multiple child sex charges.

College of Charleston investigates controversial Halloween costumes

The president of the College of Charleston is calling out students who he said wore racially insensitive Halloween costumes.

AMBER ALERT: Authorities search for abducted 3-year-old girl

An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing 3-year-old child in Harnett County. Zy'Rah Nicole Holliday is a black female, approximately 3 feet tall, and weighing 35 pounds.

Owner of Biltmore Estate dies at his North Carolina home

The owner of the iconic Biltmore Estate has died at his home. Officials at the Biltmore Company say William Amherst Vanderbilt Cecil died Tuesday in Asheville.
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl (left) arrives for his sentencing hearing at Fort Bragg on Oct. 30, 2017. (Photo: WNCN)video

On stand, Bergdahl apologizes to those hurt looking for him

In an unexpected and emotional statement, Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl apologized in court Monday to all the military personnel who were wounded searching for him and described the daily nightmares and flashbacks to his five years in captivity of Taliban allies he still endures.

North Carolina college to cover tuition cost for some next year

To qualify for the plan, students must submit proof of their North Carolina residency and qualify for federal or state need-based grants.

Marine sergeant’s trial over Muslim recruit’s death to start

A court-martial is due to start this week for a Marine Corps drill instructor charged with abusing two Muslim recruits, one of whom leaped to his death last year after a reported altercation.

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