Articles tagged with: North Carolina

06 October 2014

Marriage bans fall

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(NBC News)  The United States Supreme Court has refused to hear cases from five states which were seeking a same-sex marriage ban.That means same-sex couples can now get married in Indiana, Oklahom ...

04 September 2014

"Gender neutral" restrooms?

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N.C. --- (WECT)  North Carolina's Cape Fear Community College has added a dozen new gender neutral restrooms to its campuses.According to CFCC Director of Marketing and Public Relations, David Hard ...

31 July 2014

Unlikely pair

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Greenville, N.C. -- (WITN)  An unlikely pair are turning heads on the North Carolina coast. Occy the dog and Biggie the duck have been friends since one was a tiny and the other just a duckling. "Y ...

28 July 2014

Missionary contracts ebola

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Charlotte, N.C. --- (WCNC)  A Charlotte, North Carolina woman who contracted the deadly ebola virus in Liberia had served as a missionary overseas with her husband for more than a dozen years, acco ...

07 July 2014

Mom copies '50s Copppertone ad, banned from Facebook

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Hickory, N.C. -- (KGW) Do you remember that old famous Coppertone ad from the 50s, where the little girl's bathing suit was being pulled down by a dog? Would you call that pornographic? Apparently, ...

04 June 2014

Caught on cam: car crash

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Gaston County, N.C. --- (WCNC News) Five people were injured Monday when a car and an ambulance collided in Gaston County, North Carolina.Cameras on-board the ambulance captured the terrifying crash ...

21 May 2014

Predator in the closet

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N.C. --- (WCNC News) A North Carolina man charged with multiple sex crimes involving a teenage girl he met online has turned himself in. Investigators arrested 27-year-old Jarred Ashley Workman late ...

13 May 2014

Shocking family abuse allegations

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N.C. --- (WAVY News) Six North Carolina brothers and their parents have been charged in relation to the sexual abuse of a young girl for almost ten years.Perquimans County Sheriff Eric Tilley said t ...

06 May 2014

Dog mauls boy to death

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N.C. --- (WCNC News) An 18-month-old North Carolina boy is dead after being mauled by his grandfather's dog.Nyhiem Wilfong and a 5-year-old cousin were playing in their grandfather's backyard Sunday ...

21 March 2014

Boy dies saving sister

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Charlotte, N.C. -- (WCNC)  An 11-year-old boy has died after witnesses say he jumped into a Charlotte, North Carolina creek to save his 7-year-old sister. Paramedics pulled the two children from th ...