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  1. GOP's Cox faces tough slog in race for California governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    Republican John Cox thinks high taxes, a high cost of living and a growing housing crisis give him an opening to take on Democrat Gavin Newsom in the fight to be California's next governor. But he faces a tough slog convincing voters that they should cast their lot with a Republican in a state where the party's support has eroded and Democrats routinely win every statewide election.

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  2. California governor race heats up in days before primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    Its crunch time in the primary for California governor, with candidates exploring creative strategies and benefiting from massive spending as they try to tear down - or lift up - their rivals in the race's final days. Six major candidates are vying to replace term-limited Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown as leader of the nation's most populous state, a liberal stronghold that has taken an outsized role in combating President Donald Trump and his policies on immigration, climate change and more.

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  3. 'Roseanne' cancellation brings unemployment, uncertaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    The unprecedented sudden cancellation of one of television's top comedies has left a wave of unemployment and uncertainty in its wake. Roseanne Barr's racist tweet and the swift axing of her rebooted show put hundreds of people out of work, with some wondering whether they would be paid, most knowing they wouldn't be, and few with any legal recourse.

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  4. Americans fete royal wedding in pubs, hotels and homesRead the original story

    May 19, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    From pubgoers in pajamas to merrymakers in finery at a fancy hotel, Americans are cheering and toasting the wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. In New York, people in hats, gloves, and tiaras piled into the Plaza Hotel for a celebration complete with cake pops with champagne and flower liqueur.

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  5. Newsom ad highlights odd incentives of top-2 primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    The California primary is a month away, but Democratic front-runner Gavin Newsom is already slamming Republican rival John Cox. Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom aired a television ad slamming Cox's support for gun rights, noting "John Cox stands with Donald Trump and the NRA."

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  6. Candidates for California governor jockey for 2nd placeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    In California's first incumbent-free race for governor since voters switched to a top-two primary system, nearly two dozen candidates are jockeying for a spot in the runoff, including five Democrats and two Republicans with deep pockets or experience in politics. Democrat Gavin Newsom is widely viewed as the front-runner, better known and better funded than his rivals looking for one of two tickets to the general election.

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  7. California now world's 5th largest economy, surpassing UKRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    California's economy has surpassed that of the United Kingdom to become the world's fifth largest, according to new federal data made public Friday. California's gross domestic product rose by $127 billion from 2016 to 2017, surpassing $2.7 trillion, the data said.

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  8. Nearly $5 billion LAX people mover contract approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    This undated artist's rendering provided by Los Angeles World Airports shows an elevated guideway for driverless rail cars over the Century Boulevard approach to Los Angeles International Airport. The Los Angeles City Council Wednesday, April 11, 2018 approved a $4.9-billion contract to design, build and operate the automated people mover at LAX.

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  9. Opening statements set in Bill Cosby's sex assault retrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    With opening statements in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial set for Monday, prosecutors have lined up a parade of accusers to make the case that the man revered as "America's Dad" lived a double life as one of Hollywood's biggest predators. Cosby's retrial likely won't be anything like his first one.

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  10. Bill Cosby's sex-assault retrial won't be like the first oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    With opening statements set for Monday in the first big celebrity trial of the #MeToo era, prosecutors have lined up a parade of accusers to make the case that the man revered as "America's Dad" lived a double life as one of Hollywood's biggest predators. Cosby, 80, is fighting back with a new, high-profile lawyer and an aggressive strategy: attacking Andrea Constand as a greedy liar and casting the other women testifying as bandwagon accusers looking for a share of the spotlight.

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  11. Nun involved in lawsuit with Katy Perry over convent diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    In this Aug. 27, 2017 file photo, Katy Perry arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. A nun involved in a lawsuit with Perry over the sale of a convent in Los Angeles died after collapsing during a court appearance.

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  12. California's balancing act for harassment disciplineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    California Sen. Tony Mendoza's resignation this week spared his fellow lawmakers from a difficult decision about appropriate punishment after an investigation found he likely engaged in flirtatious and sexually suggestive behavior with a half-dozen women. But the Legislature's reckoning with sexual misconduct in its ranks is far from over, with more investigations pending and perhaps even tougher choices on the horizon.

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  13. AM Prep-SegueRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    Remember when Whitney Houston did such a bang-up job of "The Star-Spangled Banner" at the Super Bowl, people ran out and bought it as a single? Fergie's rendition of the national anthem seemed to just want to make people run out. The sultry, "slow-jammed" version of the anthem of the song continues to make news - two days after she did it at the NBA All-Star Game in Los Angeles.

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  14. Davis says its hard turning people down for Grammy galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    Clive Davis' pre-Grammy gala is so white-hot you can't purchase tickets, and he said it has been hard letting some longtime attendees know they can't be invited back. Davis' Saturday night event, held a day before the 2018 Grammy Awards, launched the careers of Whitney Houston and Alicia Keys, and have featured all-stars like Aretha Franklin, Carole King, Smokey Robinson and Carly Simon.

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  15. Legendary skiing filmmaker Warren Miller dies at age 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    In this undated photo provided by the Warren Miller Co., Warren Miller, right, is seen with his wife, Laurie Miller while on a boat. Miller, the prolific outdoor filmmaker who for decades made homages to the skiing life that he narrated with his own humorous style, died Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, at his home on Orcas Island, Wash., his family said.

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  16. California highway swamped by deadly mudslides reopensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    A coastal California highway swamped by deadly mudslides reopened Sunday after a nearly two-week closure that caused traffic headaches across the region, state officials said. Traffic began moving again on U.S. 101 in Santa Barbara County shortly after noon, according to Jim Shivers, spokesman for the California Department of Transportation.

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  17. After huge US crowds, European women join chorus for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    Thousands of people on two continents picked up the baton from the United States and rallied Sunday in solidarity with women demanding equality, justice and an end to sexual harassment. Demonstrations in London, Paris, Sydney and other European and Australian cities followed much larger women's marches held Saturday across the U.S. to mark the anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration, as well as the protests it inspired.

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  18. Screen Actors Guild Awards to honor film and TV performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    The Screen Actors Guild Awards will honor the best performances in film and television from the past year on Sunday night, but not without also tackling the ongoing sexual misconduct scandal in Hollywood and efforts to improve the industry's treatment of women. This year's show will feature a mostly female roster of presenters and its first ever host with Kristen Bell.

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  19. Meet the women who could testify at Bill Cosby's 2nd trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    Prosecutors this week asked a judge to let jurors at Bill Cosby's spring retrial hear from 19 other accusers. They want to show that even though he is charged with drugging and sexually assaulting one woman at his home near Philadelphia, it was part of a pattern over five decades.

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  20. California highway to stay shut another week after mudslidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    Crews working around the clock cleared boulders, trees and crushed cars from all lanes of U.S. 101, but California officials said Monday the key coastal highway would remain closed for another week after being inundated during mudslides that killed 20 people. Much of the water on the roadway near the devastated town of Montecito had receded, allowing workers to use bulldozers and other heavy equipment to push away solid debris that was still several feet deep.

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