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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — With ballot fraud allegations hanging over a disputed North Carolina congressional race, state lawmakers have agreed to change the way such “do-over” House elections are handled. The House and Senate voted Wednesday to require both new primary and general elections if the state elections board decides a redo is needed because […]
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The trio have been missing since they entered through a ventilation shaft of the Rock House Powellton mine on Saturday near Clear Creek, an unincorporated area among several remote coal mining communities, the Raleigh County Sheriff's Office said. The missing people are Erica Treadway, 31, Kayla Williams, 25, and Cody Beverly, 21, the sheriff said. "I believe I can speak for most of the community when saying that we're grieving, we're anxious, we're hopeful, we're tired and wore out but we got a lot of hope," Greg Scarbro, grandfather of one of the missing, told Metro News, a media outlet in West Virginia.
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5 hours ago
CLEAR CREEK, W.Va. (AP) — Search efforts have entered a fourth day for three missing people at a nonoperational coal mine in West Virginia. The Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office says in a news release that 43-year-old Eddie Williams of Artie walked out of Elk Run Coal Co.’s Rock House Powellton Mine near Clear Creek on […]
16 hours ago
RALEIGH, N.C. — William Nylander had two assists and Morgan Rielly scored the go-ahead goal to give the Toronto Maple Leafs a 4-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night. The assists were the first points of the season for Nylander, who misse... The post Maple Leafs Drown Hurricanes – Rielly With the Winner appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Officials are warning of another day of dangerous road conditions after a wintry snowstorm walloped several Southern states. While sunny skies helped North Carolina and Virginia thaw on Tuesday, temperatures dropped again overnight. North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper warned that any moisture left on roads from melting snow could turn into […]
1 day ago
Good afternoon! It’s gameday. Will Leafs fans remain mad online by the end of the night? We shall see, as our boys in blue head to Raleigh to take on the Carolina Hurricanes. The Hurricanes and Leafs last met on November 21st, when Curtis McElhinney and the ‘Canes came out with a 5-2 win over...
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RALEIGH — Perhaps Mitch Marner should be shooting the puck more often. If so, it’s not an issue that is keeping Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock up at night. Nor should it be, considering the ability Marner possesses to generate scoring chances on each shift. “Mitch is one of those guys (who is) pretty hard […]
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NC State landed a verbal on Monday night from consensus three-star pro-style quarterback Ty Evans. Evans had been committed to Colorado since January, but began to explore his options after CU head coach Mike MacIntyre was fired. Evans was part of a big group of official visitors in Raleigh this past
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NC State landed a verbal on Monday night from consensus three-star pro-style quarterback Ty Evans. Evans had been committed to Colorado since January, but began to explore his options after CU head coach Mike MacIntyre was fired. Evans was part of a big group of official visitors in Raleigh this past
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NC State landed a verbal on Monday night from consensus three-star pro-style quarterback Ty Evans. Evans had been committed to Colorado since January, but began to explore his options after CU head coach Mike MacIntyre was fired. Evans was part of a big group of official visitors in Raleigh this past
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1 day ago
NC State landed a verbal on Monday night from consensus three-star pro-style quarterback Ty Evans. Evans had been committed to Colorado since January, but began to explore his options after CU head coach Mike MacIntyre was fired. Evans was part of a big group of official visitors in Raleigh this past
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2 days ago
The storm headed out to sea but the region will stay cold this week, the National Weather Service's (NWS) Weather Prediction Center said. "This remains a dangerous system even as it moves off the coast," said lead NWS forecaster Michael Schichtel. One motorist died outside Charlotte, North Carolina, on Sunday, and divers searched for a driver whose 18-wheeler was found in a river in Kinston, North Carolina, a NBC affiliate in Raleigh reported.
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3 days ago
Republicans across the country have responded to midterm defeats by trying to undo democracy. What can stop them? In the wake of the 2018 “blue wave,” we’re now seeing a “red tide” of anti-democratic power-grabs -- strategies, tactics and rationales designed to deny the will of the voters — not just in Wisconsin, but in Michigan, Ohio, North Carolina, Maine and elsewhere.In mid-November, Salon’s Igor Derysh reported on GOP efforts to rush unpopular laws through three state legislatures: Rolling back minimum wage raises and paid sick leave protections in Michigan, a new new voter-ID requirement in North Carolina, and restricting Democratic Gov.-elect Tony Evers’ executive powers in Wisconsin. But the picture has darkened considerably since then, both within these three states and beyond. The power grab politics we’re seeing fall into three main categories:In Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, and North Carolina lame -uck legislatures are engaged in overriding will of...
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3 days ago
Snow started falling early Sunday morning, blanketing much of North Carolina by the time the sun rose.
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Qualcomm’s struggling data center business was hit another massive blow as the company laid off hundreds. The news, first revealed by the Information, has since been confirmed by TechCrunch. The chipmaker laid off 269 employees in all, including 144 in Raleigh, North Carolina, where its data center business is located, and an additional 125 in […]
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Changes made to absentee voting procedures five years ago in North Carolina may have emboldened workers to run the type of illegal “ballot-harvesting” operation alleged to have been used in a disputed congressional race, election experts and lawmakers said. Some observers are concerned that the changes made it possible for more […]
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Republican congressional candidate says he would back new election if probe proves fraud swayed outcome.
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RALEIGH, N.C.— A North Carolina state trooper has been placed on administrative duty over an Instagram post that said police beatings are deserved. State Highway Patrol Sgt. Michael Baker tells The News and Observer that the agency is investigating Sgt. Jonathan K. Whitley, who’s been a trooper since 1996. The post by Instagram user “jkwhitley2608”...
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Democrat in undecided North Carolina congressional race withdraws his concession as board investigates fraud allegations.
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A leader of the North Carolina Republican Party says the organization would be open to a new election if an investigation were to find a high likelihood that wrongdoing swayed the state’s unresolved congressional race. North Carolina GOP Executive Director Dallas Woodhouse texted a statement to The Associated Press on Thursday […]
6 days ago
Twenty one years ago, the Hartford Whalers franchise packed their bags and shipped out to an unproven hockey market in Raleigh, North Carolina to become the Hurricanes. Since then, the Hurricanes and the city of Raleigh have proven that hockey can not only work in the Old North State, but it can thrive under the […] The post The Most Important Hurricanes of All Time appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
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RALEIGH, N.C. — Devon Daniels made himself comfortable in North Carolina State's second home. Daniels scored 16 of his season-high 21 points in the first half to help N.C. State beat Western Carolina 100-67 on Wednesday night. Freshman Jericole Hellems added a season-high 16 points for the Wolfpack
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6 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Devon Daniels made himself comfortable in North Carolina State's second home. Daniels scored 16 of his season-high 21 points in the first half to help N.C. State beat Western Carolina 100-67 on Wednesday night. Freshman Jericole Hellems added a season-high 16 points for the Wolfpack
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1 week ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A very close North Carolina congressional race still hasn’t been settled almost a month after Election Day, amid an investigation into alleged absentee ballot fraud that has raised questions about the credibility of the tallied outcome. The state elections board and prosecutors are focusing on a rural county in the 9th […]
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Kiara Leslie scored a season-high 24 points and No. 10 North Carolina State beat Hampton 83-51 on Wednesday.
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1 week ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina court has struck down more legislation Republicans approved for their lame-duck governor’s signature to erode the powers of an incoming Democrat. A Wake County judge ruled that the General Assembly unconstitutionally allowed outgoing GOP Gov. Pat McCrory, not Roy Cooper, to pick the leadership of the Industrial Commission, […]
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Caption Close RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — No. 2 Clemson once again dominated the Associated Press All-Atlantic Coast Conference teams and individual awards released Tuesday. The four-time defending league champions placed 11 players on the two teams as selected by a panel of 14 sports writers who cover the
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Caption Close RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — No. 2 Clemson once again dominated the Associated Press All-Atlantic Coast Conference teams and individual awards released Tuesday. The four-time defending league champions placed 11 players on the two teams as selected by a panel of 14 sports writers who cover the
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1 week ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — No. 2 Clemson once again dominated the Associated Press All-Atlantic Coast Conference teams and individual awards released Tuesday. The four-time defending league champions placed 11 players on the two teams as selected by a panel of 14 sports writers who cover the conference. Five
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1 week ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — No. 2 Clemson once again dominated the Associated Press All-Atlantic Coast Conference teams and individual awards released Tuesday. The four-time defending league champions placed 11 players on the two teams as selected by a panel of 14 sports writers who cover the conference. Five Tigers made the first team, and four […]
1 week ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — No. 2 Clemson once again dominated the Associated Press All-Atlantic Coast Conference teams and individual awards released Tuesday. The four-time defending league champions placed 11 players on the two teams as selected by a panel of 14 sports writers who cover the conference. Five
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1 week ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — No. 2 Clemson once again dominated the Associated Press All-Atlantic Coast Conference teams and individual awards released Tuesday. The four-time defending league champions placed 11 players on the two teams as selected by a panel of 14 sports writers who cover the conference. Five
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1 week ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — No. 2 Clemson once again dominated the Associated Press All-Atlantic Coast Conference teams and individual awards released Tuesday. The four-time defending league champions placed 11 players on the two teams as selected by a panel of 14 sports writers who cover the conference. Five
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — No. 2 Clemson once again dominated the Associated Press All-Atlantic Coast Conference teams and individual awards released Tuesday. The four-time defending league champions placed 11 players on the two teams as selected by a panel of 14 sports writers who cover the conference. Five
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — William Peace University in North Carolina says a possible gunman was reported on campus and is telling people to shelter in place. In a tweet, the school says police are investigating. William Peace is a small, private liberal arts college in downtown Raleigh that’s affiliated with the Presbyterian Church.
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Maybe AP Top 25 voters were a bit too low on Michigan to start the season. That isn't the case anymore. The Wolverines (8-0, 1-0 Big Ten) have made a rapid rise to reach No. 5 in Monday's latest poll behind Gonzaga, Kansas, Duke and Virginia after their latest impressive
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RALEIGH, N.C. — Maybe AP Top 25 voters were a bit too low on Michigan to start the season. That isn't the case anymore. The Wolverines (8-0, 1-0 Big Ten) have made a rapid rise to reach No. 5 in Monday's latest poll behind Gonzaga, Kansas, Duke and Virginia after their latest impressive wins.
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1 week ago
RALEIGH, N.C. — Maybe AP Top 25 voters were a bit too low on Michigan to start the season. That isn't the case anymore. The Wolverines (8-0, 1-0 Big Ten) have made a rapid rise to reach No. 5 in Monday's latest poll behind Gonzaga, Kansas, Duke and Virginia after their latest impressive wins.
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Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. -- Maybe AP Top 25 voters were a bit too low on Michigan to start the season. That isn't the case anymore. The Wolverines (8-0, 1-0 Big Ten) have made a rapid rise to reach No. 5 in Monday's latest poll behind Gonzaga, Kansas, Duke and Virginia after their latest
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1 week ago
Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. -- Maybe AP Top 25 voters were a bit too low on Michigan to start the season. That isn't the case anymore. The Wolverines (8-0, 1-0 Big Ten) have made a rapid rise to reach No. 5 in Monday's latest poll behind Gonzaga, Kansas, Duke and Virginia after their latest
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1 week ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Grace Hunter had 21 points and 10 rebounds, Aislinn Konig hit four 3-pointers and scored 14 points and No. 13 North Carolina State rolled to an 85-67 win over Old Dominion on Sunday.
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Reggie Gallaspy Jr. ran for 220 yards and two touchdowns to set a program single-season TD record and help North Carolina State beat East Carolina 58-3 on Saturday.
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RALEIGH, N.C. — Ryan Getzlaf scored 1:15 into overtime, and the Anaheim Ducks rallied to beat the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 on Friday night. Pontus Aberg scored the tying goal with 3:50 left in regulation. The Ducks won their third straight and fifth of ... The post Ducks Fly Past Hurricanes in Overtime appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Although a mere 900 votes separated two North Carolina congressional candidates, the trailing Democrat conceded the race weeks ago. But as the Republican prepared to go to Capitol Hill, election investigators are worried something fishy went on with absentee ballots.
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal authorities say they’ll extend their review of red wolf management in North Carolina after a judge ruled that a plan to shrink the territory of the only wild population of the animals violates endangered species protections. In a statement posted online Thursday, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service called the […]
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