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SAT to use ‘adversity score’ for students applying to college

The College Board, which oversees the SAT exam used by most U.S. colleges during the admissions process, plans to introduce an “adversity score” which takes into consideration the social and economic background of every student. Continue reading

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Stolen North Carolina brewery van found in 42 minutes after reward offers ‘free keg party’

A vehicle owned by a brewery in North Carolina was returned in less than an hour after the beer business offered a “keg party” to whoever found it. Continue reading

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Great white shark weighing 2,137 pounds heading toward Outer Banks, researchers say

A 2,137-pound great white shark is headed towards North Carolina’s Outer Banks, researchers have said. Continue reading

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Clash over abortion at UNC results in second arrest

A second liberal student at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill was arrested after being triggered by signs depicting the graphic reality of abortion. Continue reading

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Baby accidentally shot while playing with young sibling inside North Carolina home, police say

A 1-year-old child was accidentally shot Sunday while playing with his 3-year-old sibling in a North Carolina home, authorities said. Continue reading

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Scientists discovered a 2,624-year-old tree in a North Carolina swamp. Climate change could kill it.

A tree grows in North Carolina, and it has been growing there for a long, looooooong time. Continue reading

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Suspect ‘big into drugs’ arrested in 1985 slaying of Hollywood director Barry Crane, police say

A man was arrested Thursday in the 33-year-old Hollywood cold case murder of director Barry Crane, according to police. Continue reading

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Florida boy, 10, runs mile for fallen North Carolina officer

A 10-year-old boy from Florida continued his mission to support law enforcement on Sunday by running a mile for a police officer in North Carolina that was killed during a traffic stop. Continue reading

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Liberal student arrested for punching pro-lifer on UNC campus, triggered by images of aborted children

A liberal college student was arrested for assaulting a representative of the pro-life group Created Equal after she brutally attacked him at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill – and it was all caught on camera. Continue reading

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UNCC shooting suspect indicted on murder, assault charges after 2 students killed, 4 others injured

The man accused of killing two University of North Carolina at Charlotte students was indicted Tuesday on murder charges. Continue reading

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North Carolina man arrested for allegedly possessing weapon of mass destruction

A North Carolina man was arrested Thursday for allegedly possessing a weapon of mass destruction at his home, police said. Continue reading

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NC woman allegedly trespasses at CIA, asks to speak to ‘Agent Penis’

A North Carolina woman is in custody after allegedly trespassing at CIA headquarters outside of Washington, D.C. four times since April 22, including one alleged incident where she asked to speak with “Agent Penis,” reports said. Continue reading

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UNC Charlotte shooting hero, an ROTC cadet, receives burial with full military honors

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte student who died confronting the gunman in last week’s school shooting was laid to rest Sunday with full military honors. Continue reading

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Police officer reported shot in North Carolina after routine traffic stop; suspect at large

A police officer was shot during a routine traffic stop Saturday night in Mooresville, N.C., according to reports. Continue reading

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UNC Charlotte hero to be buried with military honors

The 21-year-old University of North Carolina Charlotte student who died trying to stop a gunman on campus this week will be buried with full military honors, a funeral home in his hometown told local media outlets. Continue reading

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Petition calls for UNC Charlotte shooting hero to receive burial with full military honors

A new petition calls for the White House to honor one of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte shooting victims with a burial with full military honors to salute his heroic actions during the deadly rampage. Continue reading

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Florida man arrested 47 years after North Carolina mom was found murdered beside her shivering baby

North Carolina’s oldest cold case has been solved after new DNA technology helped lead to the arrest of a homeless Florida man for the 1972 killing of a woman found bound and shot beside her 4-month-old baby, authorities said Tuesday. Continue reading

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Family of UNC Charlotte shooting victim Riley Howell ‘beyond proud’ of heroic actions attacking gunman

The mother of the North Carolina college student who was shot dead while confronting a gunman in his classroom said Thursday she was “beyond proud” of her son’s actions during the rampage on the campus that left another student dead and 4 others injured. Continue reading

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Man fatally shot across the street from UNC Charlotte day after campus shooting

A man reportedly died Wednesday evening after a shooting at an apartment complex across the street from the University of North Carolina – Charlotte, just one day after two students were killed in a shooting on the campus. Continue reading

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UNCC shooting victim Riley Howell ‘saved lives’ by tackling gunman, police say

A gunman killed two people when he opened fire on Tuesday at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. One of those he allegedly murdered has been described by police as a “hero” because of what unfolded in his final moments. Continue reading

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