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North Carolina: State of the United States of America
North Carolina is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. North Carolina is the 28th largest and 9th-most populous of the 50 United States. North Carolina is bordered by Virginia to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the east, Georgia and South Carolina to the south, and Tennessee to the west. Raleigh is the state's capital and Charlotte is its largest city. The Charlotte metropolitan area, with an estimated population of 2,569,213 in 2018, is the most populous metropolitan area in North Carolina and the 23rd-most populous in the United States and the largest banking center in the nation after New York City. North Carolina's second largest metropolitan area is the Research Triangle, which is home to the largest research park in the United States.

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11-year-old boy stops home invasion with a machete

An intruder was stopped by an 11-year-old North Carolina boy wielding a machete. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has more.
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Mural for missing women, ‘Jedi’ cremations, MRI party: News from around our 50 states

Machete-wielding tween takes down burglar in North Carolina, controversial former Maine governor to spend summer bartending, and more
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Videos for North Carolina

Nicholas Sparks Emails Show Him Trying To Stop An LGBTQ Club From Forming [Video]Nicholas Sparks Emails Show Him Trying To Stop An LGBTQ Club From Forming

Author Nicholas Sparks reportedly tried to stop an LGBTQ club from forming at the private prep school he co-founded. According to Business Insider, this information came to light through 2013 emails by..

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Suspect In Murder Of 3 Muslims Expected To Plead Guilty [Video]Suspect In Murder Of 3 Muslims Expected To Plead Guilty

Reuters reports a man charged with killing three Muslims in North Carolina in 2015 is expected to plead guilty to murder charges next week. A spokeswoman for the prosecutor’s office said on Friday..

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‘Lucky’ Fortune Cookie Numbers Wins Man A $344 Million Powerball Jackpot [Video]‘Lucky’ Fortune Cookie Numbers Wins Man A $344 Million Powerball Jackpot

According to Geek.com, A man who used “lucky” fortune cookie numbers to play the lottery just won a $344.6 million Powerball jackpot in North Carolina. On Tuesday, Charles Jackson Jr., a..

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Trump Stacking Courts With Judges Before 2020 [Video]Trump Stacking Courts With Judges Before 2020

The White House is rushing to appoint as many judges as possible before 2020 to give President Donald Trump yet another talking point he can rally on as he stumps for re-election. Trump’s team..

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North Carolina Attorney General Sues Juul, Increasing Pressure On E-Cigarette Maker [Video]North Carolina Attorney General Sues Juul, Increasing Pressure On E-Cigarette Maker

According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, North Carolina's Attorney General filed a lawsuit against Juul Labs, increasing pressure on the biggest US e-cigarette maker already facing intense..

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Clash with NRA energizes doctors' push for gun laws [Video]Clash with NRA energizes doctors' push for gun laws

A recent clash with the National Rifle Association (NRA) has shown some doctors who treat gunshot victims a way to heal their own trauma: through activism against gun violence. Chris Dignam has more.

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Mom faked kidnapping, threw baby down ravine: sheriff [Video]Mom faked kidnapping, threw baby down ravine: sheriff

Henderson County Sheriff Lowell Griffin says a North Carolina mother faked her own kidnapping and that of her 7-week-old baby. The mother who is accused of throwing her daughter down a steep ravine has..

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Arrest Made in 34-Year-Old Murder Of TV Director [Video]Arrest Made in 34-Year-Old Murder Of TV Director

(Newser) – A man charged with bludgeoning and strangling to death a Hollywood television director more than three decades ago was arrested Thursday in North Carolina after police said DNA and a..

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Accused North Carolina Gunman Waives Court Appearance [Video]Accused North Carolina Gunman Waives Court Appearance

Reuters reports Trystan Andrew Terrell, a former student at the University of North Carolina in Charlotte, waived his right to a court appearance on Thursday. Police say the suspect opened fire in a..

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Accused North Carolina Gunman Due In Court [Video]Accused North Carolina Gunman Due In Court

Reuters reports that the former University of North Carolina student who opened fire on a UNC Charlotte classroom, killing 2 students on Tuesday is due in court today. 22-year-old Trystan Andrew..

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Police Say UNC Student Gave Life To Save Other Students In Shooting [Video]Police Say UNC Student Gave Life To Save Other Students In Shooting

Reuters reports a 21-year-old student killed in a shooting at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte on Tuesday saved lives by charging the gunman. Kerr Putney, chief of the..

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Lockdown Lifted At UNC at Charlotte After Shooter Kills 2, Wounds 4 [Video]Lockdown Lifted At UNC at Charlotte After Shooter Kills 2, Wounds 4

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte lifted a campus lockdown on Wednesday morning, a day after a gunman killed two people and wounded four on the school’s last day of classes for the..

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Two dead, four injured in US university shooting [Video]Two dead, four injured in US university shooting

Two people have been killed in a shooting on a North Carolina university campus. UNC Charlotte was put on lockdown late on Tuesday afternoon after shots were fired. Two others were left with..

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'This is a tragic day' - North Carolina governor says of university shooting [Video]'This is a tragic day' - North Carolina governor says of university shooting

North Carolina governor Roy Cooper speaks after a gunman reported to have been a student opened fire at UNC Charlotte's campus, killing at least two people. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

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At least two dead in shooting at UNC Charlotte [Video]At least two dead in shooting at UNC Charlotte

Two people were killed and four others wounded - two with life-threatening injuries - in a shooting on Tuesday at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, according to the Mecklenburg Emergency..

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Republican Legislators Hope To Push Pro-Life Ideas With Trump In Office [Video]Republican Legislators Hope To Push Pro-Life Ideas With Trump In Office

Republican legislator are taking advantage of President Donald Trump’s interest in pro-life ideas. According to Politico, they are rallying behind Trump’s characterization of Democrats promoting..

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Warming waters may be changing shark migration patterns

An 8-year-old boy was bit by a shark in the third attack this season along the North Carolina coast. Shark attacks are still rare, but some studies find warming waters are changing shark migration..
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Joe Biden says he'll win Republican-leaning states in the the South

"I plan on, if I'm your nominee, winning Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, believe it or not, and I believe we can win Texas and Florida, if you look at the polling data now"
CBS News - Published

At Poverty Forum, Joe Biden Says He Can Win in the South

Mr. Biden said he planned on taking North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia from President Trump in 2020. He also defended his approach to working with Republicans.
NYTimes.com - Published

This teen didn't come home. Mom says the iPhone app she used saved daughter's life

The North Carolina mom said her teen didn't come home. So she used the 'Find My Friends' app to find her daughter, who was trapped in a crashed car.
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3rd Shark Attack in North Carolina This Month Injures 8-Year-Old

Only three shark attacks were reported in the state in all of 2018, according to the International Shark Attack File. But experts say there is often year-to-year variation.
NYTimes.com - Published

Maryland anglers catch record-breaking 914-pound marlin

The Top Dog crew caught the massive fish at a tournament in North Carolina
CBS News - Published

Shark bites 8-year-old boy in third North Carolina attack this month

Boy was swimming in open water when shark grabbed him by leg, official says
CBS News - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com

North Carolina mom uses Find My Friends to locate daughter trapped in ravine

A North Carolina mother says a location-sharing app helped her rescue her 17-year-old daughter after she crashed her car and landed at the bottom of a 25-foot ravine. Vladimir Duthiers reports.
CBS News - Published

He broke into a North Carolina home and was hit in the head with a machete. That was just the beginning

A suspect in a North Carolina break-in who police say was hit in the head by an 11-year-old with a machete has been captured.
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Suspected North Carolina burglar caught after being fought off by boy with machete

North Carolina police arrested a suspected burglar on Sunday who was fought off by an 11-year-old boy with a machete and sought treatment at a hospital for a head wound, but managed to flee before..
Reuters - Published

North Carolina burglar attacked by boy with machete flees hospital

North Carolina police were hunting on Sunday for a suspected burglar who was fought off by an 11-year-old boy with a machete and later fled a hospital where he had sought treatment for a head wound..
Reuters - Published

Swimmer who went missing during seven-day, 120-mile Hudson River race confirmed dead

Charles van der Horst, a 67-year-old from North Carolina, was last seen going under water during New York Open Water’s 8 Bridges Open Water Swim.
USATODAY.com - Published

New York police divers search Hudson River for missing swimmer

New York City police scuba divers searched the Hudson River on Saturday for a retired North Carolina professor who went missing while participating in a swim competition, officials said.
Reuters - Published

North Carolina teen barely survives unprovoked shark attack, but stays positive

A North Carolina teenager and her dad are sharing the terrifying story of an unprovoked shark attack that nearly took her life. But 17-year-old Paige Winter says she’s not fazed by the experience,..
CBS News - Published

N.C. teen shark attack victim upbeat about future

17-year-old Paige Winter was attacked by a shark off the North Carolina coast earlier this month, losing a leg and part of her hand. Winter says she's going to be the "same old Paigy." (June 14)  
USATODAY.com - Published

Zion Williamson sues marketing company, alleges state law violation

The former Duke star is suing to terminate his contract with Prime Sports Marketing LLC, saying the agency violated North Carolina's sports agent law.
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Man pleads guilty to killing three Muslim students

The North Carolina man charged with killing three Muslim university students has pleaded guilty four years after the slayings. (June 12)  
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North Carolina man admits murdering Muslims, gets life in prison

A North Carolina man was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole after pleading guilty on Wednesday to the murders of three young Muslims in a 2015 case that drew the condemnation..
Reuters - Published

North Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students in possible hate crime

The North Carolina man charged with killing three much-admired Muslim university students pleaded guilty Wednesday, four years after the slayings.
USATODAY.com - Published

The Murderer Was Full of Hate. But Did He Commit a Hate Crime?

For the Muslim community that lost three students to a gunman in North Carolina, motive matters.
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Trump campaign poll finds Biden ahead in key states

CBS News has learned internal Trump campaign polling shows Joe Biden is leading the president in several key states. That includes Florida, North Carolina and Arizona. Ed O'Keefe reports.
CBS News - Published

'Zombie snakes' are going viral. So why are they unique? And are they dangerous?

News of "zombie snakes" began circulating after park officials in North Carolina posted photos on Facebook of a snake that exhibits odd behavior.
USATODAY.com - Published

Shark bites teen in second attack in 2 weeks, father punches shark, reports say

A teenager says he was bitten by a shark while surfing off the coast of North Carolina. If confirmed, this would be the second attack this month.  
USATODAY.com - Published

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