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United States: The Importance Of Identifying All Applicable Insurance In NC Car Accident Cases - Ward and Smith, P.A.

Unfortunately, the number of serious car wrecks in North Carolina continues to increase.
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Louisville holds off Boston College 80-70

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Jordan Nwora scored 18 of his career-high 32 points before the break before adding five points late that helped Louisville hold off Boston College 80-70 on Wednesday night. Following up their 21-point road upset of then-No. 12 North Carolina initially took time for the Cardinals (12-5, 3-1 Atlantic Coast Conference), who […]
Tags: News, Sports, North Carolina, Louisville, Cardinals, Boston College, Atlantic Coast Conference, Ky AP, Jordan Nwora

Suspect in 2 armed robberies shot, killed by police officer

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina say a suspect in a pair of armed robberies has been shot and killed by an officer. Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney told reporters that police on Wednesday afternoon spotted a car believed to have been involved in two armed robberies that took place earlier in […]
Tags: News, Nation, North Carolina, Charlotte, N C AP, Charlotte Mecklenburg Police, Kerr Putney

From travel to IPOs, how shutdown is upsetting U.S. economy

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER WASHINGTON — Delta Air Lines can’t get eight new aircraft in the air. Roughly a million government employees and contractors aren’t being paid. Some Americans who are trying to start small businesses face delays in obtaining the required tax identification number from the IRS. As the partial government shutdown moves through its fourth week with no end in sight, the economic blow is being felt not only by federal workers but also by business people, households and traveler...
Tags: Lyft, Europe, New York, Washington, White House, Sport, Soccer, Commerce, Delta, Associated Press, North Carolina, Irs, Securities And Exchange Commission, Federal Aviation Administration, Delta Air Lines, Trump

Little, No. 13 North Carolina hold off Notre Dame 75-69

Nassir Little scored all 11 of his points in the final 11 minutes and No. 13 North Carolina beat Notre Dame 75-69            [Author: AP]
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North Carolina 9th District election dispute grinds through courts

A Superior Court judge in North Carolina has set a hearing in a lawsuit filed by Republican candidate Mark Harris asking the court to force the State Board of Elections to certify the results of the state's 9th Congressional District election -- before the board completes its investigation into potential fraud in the race.
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VOTE: Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week

Each week, publications from the The Southern California News Group’s 11 properties (including the Orange County Register, L.A. Daily News, Press-Enterprise, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Long Beach Press-Telegram, The Daily Breeze, San Bernardino Sun, Daily Bulletin, Redlands Daily Facts, Whittier Daily News and Pasadena-Star News) nominate Athletes of the Week for their respective region. Each nominee is entered into the overall Southern California Athlete of the Week county-wide vote. Click on ...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Williams, Mayfair, Johnson, North Carolina, Oregon State, Notre Dame, High School Sports, Ucla, Damien, Loyola, Claremont, Altman, Jurupa Valley

North Carolina man seen punching 11-year-old girl in video arrested, charged with assault

David Steven Bell was also charged with assault against two 13-year-old girls, according to arrest warrants obtained Monday.            [Author: Asheville Citizen Times]
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SBC of Virginia Young Pastors Summit

Adam Blosser and I were able to attend the Young Pastors Summit today at the SBC of Virginia office near Richmond, Virginia. I’ve attended this meeting every year since 2014. The fellowship and networking is always refreshing. SBC of Virginia leadership does a good job of a putting together a quality program too. I know we had Tom Elliff a few years ago. Kevin Ezell joined us by video conference one year. This year Clyde Meador of the IMB was with us and Thom Rainer spoke by video conference as...
Tags: Networking, Virginia, Religion, North Carolina, Richmond, Virginia Beach, Richmond Virginia, SBC, Thom Rainer, IMB, CHESTER Chester, Kevin Ezell, Tom Elliff, Pastoring, SBC Institutions & Entities, Adam Blosser

Bigfoot found? Nah, just a statue — with glowing red eyes in North Carolina

An animal control office in North Carolina is telling residents to stop calling about Bigfoot sightings related to a statue.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, North Carolina

UNC removes Confederate pedestal from campus overnight

Crews removed remnants of a Confederate statue from North Carolina’s flagship public university early Tuesday, hours after the school’s outgoing chancellor ordered that the empty pedestal be put into storage because of safety concerns. The University of North Carolina sent a statement around 1 a.m. Tuesday confirming that removal of the pedestal was under way […]
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Sylla’s career-high 25 pts leads NC A&T past UMES 67-58

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) — Ibrahim Sylla scored a career-high 25 points and tied his career best with 10 rebounds and North Carolina A&T remained unbeaten in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference play beating Maryland-Eastern Shore 67-58 on Monday night. It’s the second consecutive season the Aggies have started 3-0 in conference action. They haven’t done that […]
Tags: News, Sports, North Carolina, UMES, Aggies, Sylla, Maryland Eastern Shore, ANNE Md AP, Ibrahim Sylla

Perkins hits buzzer beater as NCCU beats Delaware St. 71-70

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Raasean Davis scored 25 points on 12-of-12 shooting and Jordan Perkins made a layup just before the final buzzer to help North Carolina Central slip past Delaware State 71-70 on Monday night. Randy Miller Jr. had 13 points, Larry McKnight Jr. scored 11 and Perkins finished with nine for North Carolina […]
Tags: News, Sports, North Carolina, Dover, Delaware, Perkins, Del AP, Delaware State, North Carolina Central, Raasean Davis, NCCU, Jordan Perkins, Randy Miller Jr, Larry McKnight Jr

Former US Interior boss takes job at investment company

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Former U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has gotten a job with a private investment company after leaving the Trump administration amid unresolved ethics investigations. North Carolina-based Artillery One said Monday that Zinke has been hired as managing director and will pursue investing opportunities in energy, financial technology and cybersecurity. Zinke told […]
Tags: News, US, Nation, North Carolina, Trump, Interior, Zinke, Ryan Zinke, Artillery One

UNC leader authorizes removal of Confederate pedestal

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — The chancellor of North Carolina’s flagship public university says the school will remove the pedestal where a Confederate statue stood until protesters tore it down. University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol Folt also announced to the campus Monday that she will step down at the end of the school […]
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Court papers: Suspect texted about killing dad, sent photos

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a North Carolina man accused of killing his father sent text messages about it to his co-workers and sent photos of a man lying face down in blood. The Durham County Sheriff’s Office told news outlets 33-year-old that Chivalry Alexander Moore of Kinston was shot by a sheriff’s deputy […]
Tags: News, Nation, North Carolina, Durham, N C AP, Kinston, Alexander Moore, Durham County Sheriff s Office

North Carolina: Let ballot probe proceed despite GOP lawsuit

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Attorneys representing North Carolina’s elections agency say a judge should let a ballot fraud investigation play out in the nation’s last undecided congressional race despite a Republican candidate’s lawsuit, especially since Congress may ultimately decide the winner. State attorneys responded Monday to a lawsuit filed by Republican Mark Harris, who narrowly […]
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No, that’s not Bigfoot: 8-foot statue causes sighting calls

MOCKSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — People have been calling animal control in a North Carolina county to report sighting Bigfoot in a wooded area, but local officials assure them that what they’re seeing isn’t real. The Davie County Animal Shelter posted to its Facebook page last week that callers were actually seeing an 8-foot-tall wooden statue […]
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5 types of climate change deniers, and how to change their minds

Climate change is easily one of humanity's greatest threats, and a mountain of data and evidence support this assertion.Despite the evidence, only 71% of Americans believe that climate change is real and primarily driven by human activities.People can and do change their minds about climate change. Trying to convince people to change their minds is often more about picking the right target than it is providing the right arguments. None Do facts matter? In an objective sense, yes, of course they ...
Tags: Psychology, Science, Identity, Climate Change, Iraq, Environment, Earth, Nature, Innovation, Reddit, North Carolina, Carl Sagan, Don, Michael Shermer, Shermer, Tali Sharot

This is the Noli

Paddlers, filmmakers, and local citizens team up to nominate the Nolichucky as a Wild & Scenic River. That the Nolichucky River is both wild and scenic seemed obvious enough on a brilliantly clear day last fall when I walked into its namesake gorge east of Poplar, N.C. The water level, which fluctuates widely in this dam-free stretch of the Nolichucky, was ideal for paddling, the water surging powerfully but remaining a clear, beer-bottle green in the channels between boulders. And though the l...
Tags: England, Wild, Virginia, Environment, Sport, Cycling, Csx, Prince, North Carolina, Rivers, Grand Canyon, Moses, Forest Service, Lennon, Rice, TVA

Police: Mall employee shot man as part of ‘ongoing dispute’

PINEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Police say a fatal shooting at a North Carolina mall resulted from an ongoing dispute between the victim and the employee accused of shooting him. Pineville Police Lt. Corey Copley said in an email the employee turned himself in shortly after the shooting Sunday afternoon at Carolina Place Mall south of […]
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Sheriff: Man shoots self at North Carolina police facility

COLUMBUS, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a man arrested in North Carolina killed himself during a standoff that began when an officer determined the man was still carrying a gun. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office said the man died early Sunday after a self-inflicted gunshot wound inside the security fence at the Polk law enforcement […]
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FMLA Retsliation Discrimination

My question involves labor and employment law for the state of: North Carolina I am trying to get an idea of what I can do. I have contacted an attorney but the consultation fee is too high for me, especially since I don’t know if I even have a case. I am disabled and on intermittent fmla. Since we got a new manager she has made life hard for me. My performance Evaluation states that my work and dependability suffer due to being absent. She also told me that the unit and agency suffer due ...
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Mangakahia’s triple-double paces No. 12 Syracuse women

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Junior guard Tiana Mangakahia scored 34 points and had 10 rebounds and 10 assists for her first triple-double and No. 12 Syracuse defeated North Carolina 90-77 on Sunday. Mangakahia was 11-of-20 shooting, including 4 of 6 from the arc and made 8 of 9 free throws for the Orange (14-2, 3-0 […]
Tags: News, Sports, Syracuse, North Carolina, SYRACUSE N Y AP, Tiana Mangakahia, Mangakahia

Snowstorm takes out power in US mid-Atlantic after five deaths in midwest

Fatalities in midwest all reported on roads on SaturdayMore than 250 flight cancellations at Washington airportsA winter storm that contributed to at least five deaths in the US midwest pummeled the mid-Atlantic region for a second day on Sunday, bringing with it an icy mix that knocked out power, cancelled flights and contributed to hundreds of car accidents.Virginia state police said the driver of a military surplus vehicle was killed late on Saturday after he lost control on Interstate 81 due...
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Police: 1 dead in shooting inside North Carolina mall store

PINEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Police in a North Carolina town say a person was shot and killed during a dispute at a store inside a mall. Multiple news outlets report the shooting occurred shortly after midday Sunday in the DTLR store in Carolina Place Mall in Pineville, a bedroom community of Charlotte, and that a […]
Tags: News, Nation, North Carolina, Charlotte, N C AP, Pineville, DTLR, Carolina Place Mall

The CEO of Kroger, America's largest supermarket chain, explains why the company's merger with the country's 6th favorite grocer puts them in the perfect position to take on Amazon and Whole Foods (KR)

Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen spoke about his company's omnichannel strategy at the National Retail Federation's 2019 Big Show. In an interview with CNBC anchor Sara Eisen, McMullen discussed how Kroger's merger with grocery chain Harris Teeter spurred a digital expansion. The Kroger CEO and chairman said that the 2014 merger was a response to the belief that Amazon would eventually acquire or create a physical grocery chain. In 2017, Amazon confirmed those suspicions by acquiring Whole Foods. N...
Tags: Amazon, Microsoft, America, Trends, Walgreens, North Carolina, Cnbc, Kroger, Nyu, Harris Teeter, Kroger Co, McMullen, Eisen, Simple Truth, Amazon Walmart, Rodney McMullen

Jet slides off taxiway near Cincinnati, nation's capital under siege as winter storm roars east

A jet slid off a taxiway in Cincinnati and power outages climbed in North Carolina as a deadly winter storm roared east.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Jet slides off taxiway at Cincinnati airport as deadly winter storm roars east

A jet slid off a taxiway in Cincinnati, an Interstate was shut down in Indiana, and power outages climbed in North Carolina as a deadly winter storm roared east.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Winter Storm Pounds Mid-Atlantic After Killing At Least 5 In Midwest

Nearly 200,000 people were without electricity in Virginia and North Carolina on Sunday morning.
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