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10 hrs ago | News Observer
Students wash their clothes Ghanaian style in Kitase, a village in east Ghana. From left: Erin Gerber, 18, Peyton Cabot, 17, Parker Savage , 17, Jacob Asher, 17, Maya Copeland, 16, Taylor Morgan , 18, Emily Orander, 16, Sammie Asher, 17. - While kicking a soccer ball with dozens of students on a bumpy field in the village of Kitase in Ghana, three ... (more)
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11 hrs ago | The Cary News
Graduating high school students in the Cary alumni chapter of the Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity's Cary Kappa League program celebrated recent achievements in May. The students were highlighted on a local radio program.
15 hrs ago | WRAL.com
Originally charged with second-degree murder after she admitted to strangling her husband, Amtey, 63, pleaded guilty on May 16 to voluntary manslaughter under what's called an Alford plea in the May 8, 2013 death of Sharad Ramchandraro Amtey, 77. The charge in the case normally carries a three-year prison sentence, but Dottie Amtey is now free, ... (more)
Yesterday | Eastern Wake News
By the end of 2014, officials plan to finalize the route for the pipeline, which would run roughly from Franklinton to Wendell and connect two existing pipelines.
Frankea Aleasha Dabbs, 20, was arrested early Tuesday on charges of child abandonment and acting in a manner injurious to a child after authorities say she left the 10-month-old child, Milaney, in a stroller on a subway platform Monday and then boarded a train.
The legal fight over some of the more controversial provisions of North Carolina's elections overhaul bill brought an array of arguments and a crowd of lawyers to a federal courtroom Monday.
Officers found Jerome Edward Fogg, 27, slumped against a wall in a breezeway in an apartment building at 109 Bay Tree St. after getting a call saying people had heard gunshots in that area about 2:30 a.m. Fogg had been hit in the torso and one hip and was in critical condition when he was rushed to WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh, police said in a ... (more)
The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert for Demetrich Montez Wynn at about 12:30 a.m. after he went missing from a home in the 700 block of Newsome Street in Raleigh.
In April 2013, Democracy North Carolina, a group that advocates fairness and transparency in elections, filed a complaint with the N.C. Board of Elections about possibly illegal contributions from the video sweepstakes industry to state candidates.
Police say Michael Ray Evans killed Jermaine Johnson, who was found outside Evan's apartment at 1323-C Kent Road about 8:15 p.m. Monday.
Security video showed nothing amiss when Frankea Dabbs - wearing dark glasses, pushing a baby stroller and pulling a rolling suitcase - entered a busy Manhattan subway station Monday night.
The planning for Knightdale's inaugural Fourth of July celebration at Knightdale Station Park – which included the town's first 15-minute fireworks show – started before the town ever allowed residents to visit the recently constructed park.
During its regular meeting Monday, the board held a sometimes contentious discussion on the possibility of putting the issue before voters.
Cool for Wake provides fans and air conditioners to Wake County residents in need during extremely hot weather.
The recently renovated retail center adjacent to Seaboard Station in Raleigh has been sold for nearly $4.6 million, according to Wake County property records.
The town was Garner, where Stevens still lives. The venue would become the Garner Performing Arts Center, where Stevens one day would book Broadway stars to perform.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 11:54 pm
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