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  1. Suspects In NC Museum Theft Turn Themselves InRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    State Capitol Police say two people wanted in the theft of a baby dinosaur replica from the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences have turned themselves in.

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  2. NC State To Develop Hotel, Conference FacilityRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    The facility is to operate under the Marriott Autograph Collection franchise. It's expected to open with 155 rooms and 7,500 square feet of meeting space, with potential expansion of up to an additional 75 rooms and 7,500 square feet of meeting space.

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  3. Sheriff: NC Daycare A Front For Child Porn RingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    Authorities in North Carolina say a daycare and mentoring program run out of the home of a registered sex offender was a front for a child porn production operation.

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  4. DA Mulls Dropping Ex-UNC Professor's Fraud ChargeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    A prosecutor said Monday he is considering whether to drop a felony fraud charge against a former University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill professor embroiled in a scandal involving academics and athletics.

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  5. Report: Upgrading US 70 Could Mean $1B For EconomyRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    A new report concludes that upgrading U.S. 70 to interstate standards in eastern North Carolina could mean $1 billion for the region's economy.

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  6. Advance Auto To Bring 600 Corporate Jobs In NCRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    North Carolina officials say Advance Auto Parts will relocate some top managers and support jobs to Raleigh and employ 600 workers at a corporate support center by the end of 2017.

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  7. NC Lawmakers, McCrory Hone In On Budget VariancesRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    Senate Republicans and Gov. Pat McCrory staked out claims Tuesday on their preferences for North Carolina's 2015 budget as negotiations moved up a notch in intensity, now that the House has passed its spending plan.

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  8. William Peace University Offers Faculty BuyoutRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    Fifteen faculty members have been offered $30,000 each if they leave by June 30 and sign an agreement giving up tenure and any claims against the school, according to a copy of the offer obtained by The News & Observer of Raleigh .

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  9. Waitress Finally Gets $1,000 Mother's Day TipRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    A Waffle House waitress has received a $1,000 Mother's Day tip directly from her customer after the restaurant refused to give it to her because it was left on a credit card.

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  10. NC Man Charged With Holding Woman At WarehouseRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    A man is charged with human trafficking with police saying he was holding a German woman against her will inside a secret room at a suburban Raleigh, North Carolina, warehouse.

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  11. Ex-Edwards Aide Charged With DWI, Child AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    A former John Edwards aide who was a key government witness against the 2008 Democratic presidential contender at his campaign finance trial has been arrested on charges of drunken driving and child abuse.

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  12. McCrory Pushing Back At NC Legislature In 2nd YearRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    It was no doctored photo op when Gov. Pat McCrory stood beside physicians wearing their white coats on stairs brightened by the midday sun and leading out of the Executive Mansion.

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  13. NC Democrats, GOP Hold State ConventionsRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    North Carolina Democratic and Republican activists are gathering for a weekend of speeches from national and state political notables at state convention gatherings.

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  14. St. Augustine's Announces Layoffs, FurloughsRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    St. Augustine's University is instituting layoffs and furloughs for its employees, which could save the cash-strapped school $1 million.

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  15. Fracking Bill Heads To North Carolina GovernorRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    A bill to allow permits for fracking in North Carolina was all but a done deal Thursday as it heads to Gov. Pat McCrory for his signature.

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  16. Conservative Group Rolls Out NC Tax Overhaul AdsRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    A conservative fiscal group is trying to promote to television viewers and radio listeners the benefits of the tax overhaul law passed by North Carolina Republicans last year.

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  17. NC Judge Set To Rule On Teacher Tenure Law's FateRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    A North Carolina judge in Raleigh is set to make the first ruling in a legal battle over public school teachers and whether they're entitled to keep job protections in place for generations.

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  18. Health Mandate Coverage Clouds NC Session OpeningRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    North Carolina lawmakers returning to Raleigh for this year's session are already entangled in disputed legislation before the first gavel falls.

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  19. Clay Aiken Wins NC Dem Congressional PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    "American Idol" singer Clay Aiken won what had been a hotly contested Democratic primary for a North Carolina congressional seat according to a final, unofficial vote count that was posted Tuesday, a day after the accidental death of his closest rival.

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  20. Suspects In Raleigh Shooting Death ApprehendedRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    A statement from the Raleigh Police Department says 25-year-old Isiah Alexander Owens and 26-year-old Shawn Cordellro Jones are each charged with one count of murder in connection with the death of Thomas Anthony Weiner.

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