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A 12-Year-Old Is Graduating College With a 4.0

Mike Wimmer, 12-year-old, is graduating from college with a 4.0. He is also graduating from his high school as valedictorian.

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North Carolina man says he suffered stro...

A North Carolina man tells FOX 46 he suffered a stroke after getting his Johnson & Johnson vaccine, but he says doctors are still trying to figure

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NC sheriff says he’ll seek to have body ...

The sheriff said he would ask the N.C. SBI if releasing video would jeopardize the state’s investigation into the shooting.

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‘Boom!’ North Carolina couple warning homeowners about exploding ...

A North Carolina couple is warning homeowners about a bathroom blast that sent glass shards shattering. Kathy Loftin says she and her husband were at home

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West Charlotte student uses pandemic hur...

The National Student Clearinghouse reports that historically Black colleges and universities, or HBCUs, have seen a decline in enrollment since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Family, friends want answers after NC wo...

She was a very loved person, her personality, she was just a bright individual,” a friend of Lena Morgan said.

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All-Star Game yanked from Georgia in response to voting law

The NBA first scheduled its 2017 All-Star Game at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina, then shifted it in July 2016 because of its objections to a North Carolina law that limited anti-discrimination protections for LGBTQ people. The law was ...

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Five months from UGA-Clemson, is the foo...

One of the most anticipated nonconference college football games for the 2021 season is slated for Sept. 4 when Georgia and Clemson meet for the first time in seven years. The game is scheduled to be played in Charlotte’s Bank of America Stadium.

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Which area ranks as best place to live i...

... what it’s determined to be the best places to live across the Charlotte metro area. Ballantyne East, which ranks as the third-best place to live in the state of North Carolina, topped the list locally. Ballantyne East received its best grade, an A+ ...

Andrade Talks McIntyre, Storyline with Charlotte; Titus Set for W...

Bleacher Report catches you up on the latest news from the WWE Universe. Andrade Reveals Conversation with McIntyre For the first time since being released

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Stock trading firm Robinhood picks Charl...

Robinhood, the high profile company that plans to capitalize on the flurry of retail trading it helped set off with its zero-commission business model, is expanding to the Queen City and bringing hund

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All adults in NC will be eligible to get...

Cohen, M.D., announced Thursday an accelerated timeline for moving to Groups 4 and 5 for vaccine eligibility with the rest of Group 4 eligible on March 31st and all adults eligible beginning April 7th “I’m grateful for North Carolinians who are taking this seriously and getting the shot when it’s their time and I’m encouraged that North Carolina will be able to open eligibility to all adults well ahead of the President’s May 1 goal,

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Spartanburg business openings: Man Cave ...

A new nail spa for men has opened on Pine Street in Spartanburg, an ice cream shop has opened on Asheville Highway and a new store opened in Woodruff.

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North Carolina body camera law comes under harsh glare after judg...

A North Carolina law that gives local courts authority over the release of body camera video has come under a harsh glare after a judge refused to make public footage of deputies shooting and killing Andrew Brown Jr.

GOP lawmakers hope bigger grants, increa...

State lawmakers are looking to expand the Opportunity Scholarships voucher program that provides financial help to parents who want to send their chil

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NC House speaker says transgender sports...

The North Carolina General Assembly won’t advance legislation this year preventing transgender girls and women from competing in school sports labeled for biologically female athletes, a top legislative leader said.

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MPD: Woman charged after stabbing daughter, sister at Raleigh apa...

Memphis Police have arrested a woman in connection with the stabbing death of a 10-year-old girl at an apartment complex in Raleigh. Police say Lawrencia Reed, 29, stabbed

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Apple to Build $1-Billion East Coast Cam...

Raleigh-Durham’s Research Triangle Park will be the site of Apple’s first East Coast campus, an estimated $1-billion development that the firm promises to begin creating thousands of new jobs in machine learning,

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FBI starts probe into death of Black man...

The FBI launched a civil rights probe Tuesday into the death of Andrew Brown Jr., a Black man killed by deputies in North Carolina, as his family released an independent autopsy showing he was

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NC in line to pick up congressional seat after census release

RALEIGH — North Carolina has grown large enough over the last decade to earn a 14th congressional seat, the U.S. Census Bureau announced today in a news release. That seat will be contested during next year’s 2022 congressional elections. The ...

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Apple announces 1st East Coast campus in...

The North Carolina project falls under a commitment to invest $430 billion and add a total of 20,000 new jobs over the next five years, expanding teams in Colorado, Massachusetts, Texas, Washington, New York,

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NC bill would ban shackling pregnant inm...

The bill would prohibit the use of restraints on women during their second and third trimesters of pregnancy, delivery, and postpartum recovery.

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Apple to build its 1st East Coast campus in North Carolina

The North Carolina project falls under a commitment ... The campus and engineering hub is set to be located in the Raleigh-Durham area’s Research Triangle Park alongside hundreds of other ...

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Raleigh COVID-19 vaccine clinic ends ear...

I wasn’t against it, I just didn’t have any sense of urgency to get it,” one man said. “I guess that’s why demand could be slowing down.”

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Hershey Recalls Chocolate Shell Topping ...

The Hershey Company announced a "voluntary recall" of the Hershey's Chocolate Shell Topping, a single lot, after it was discovered that it was filled with the Heath Shell Topping product and contains almonds.

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13 Presidential Quotes About Moms (and P...

Yes, it's true: Even presidents love their mommies. From Washington to Biden, look at these mom pics and read these presidential quotes about moms.

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'Birds Aren't Real,' They're 'Robotic Replicas'—At Least, That's ...

According to its website, Birds Aren't Real was founded back in 1976 and the movement's main prerogative is to shed light on the government's use of "robotic replicas" that are watching us all.

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Debris From Chinese Rocket to Hit Earth,...

A 98-foot-long, 20-ton section of the Long March 5B rocket, which was launched by China in late April, is expected to crash back to Earth this weekend. Oh, and get this—nobody is exactly sure of when or where it will re-enter the atmosphere. That's ... comforting.

Pandora Switching to Lab-Created Diamond...

Pandora Jewelry is making a move to cut out traditional diamonds and replace them with ones created in a lab. The Copenhagen-based company is making the switch in order to make diamonds more accessible and sell a product that is more sustainable and free from human rights issues.

Different Types of Car Tires: Which Is Right for You?

Do you know the differences in car tires? Check 'em out. Choosing the right type of tire is key.

'Tiger King': Carole Baskin Launches Cat...

"Tiger King" star Carole Baskin has launched her own cryptocurrency. Called $CAT, the crypto coin will allow fans to buy merch and more from Big Cat Rescue animal sanctuary.

VIDEO: Terrifying Footage Shows Shark Ci...

In shocking video footage, Anela Rezentes, 6, can be seen splashing in the water along the shoreline of Oahu's Kalama Beach on Sunday when a shark began circling her. Luckily, the girl walked away unharmed.

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Now You Can Buy Beer From Queen Elizabeth's Country Home

It seems Queen Elizabeth's gotten into the brewing game. Drink like a royal with pints sold at Sandringham Estate's gift shop.

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Listen Up, Flat-Earthers: The Universe C...

According to a study conducted by researchers from the University of Waterloo, the University of Southhampton (UK), INFN, Leece (Italy), Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, and the University of Salento (Italy), the hologram principle works similarly to the Big Bang model in explaining the early universe. 

New York's Broadway to Re-Open With 100%...

On September 14, Broadway will re-open with 100% capacity, and ticket sales will begin on May 6.

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Robert Downey Jr's Assistant Reportedly Killed in Car Crash

On Thursday, May 6, Robert Downey Jr. took to social media to share "a terrible and shocking tragedy." His assistant and right-hand man Jimmy Rich was reportedly killed in a car crash on Wednesday night.

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