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Ten US Navy sailors are missing after a US Navy guided-missile destroyer collided with a merchant ship east of Singapore early Monday, the Navy said in a statement. The Navy’s 7th Fleet said the USS John S. McCain collided with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while the destroyer was making its way to a port visit in Singapore. The collision was reported at 5:24 am local time, according to the Navy statement. A Navy official told CNN the McCain was…
08.21 / 02:33
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An 8-year-old Cleveland County girl died Sunday after being struck in the head by a stray bullet. Investigators say she is the innocent victim of gang violence. Lamaya Bradley lived near Boiling Springs, in Cleveland…
08.21 / 01:56
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An Amtrak train struck a "trespasser" in Williamsburg Sunday…
08.21 / 01:43
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GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Sunday was the new student welcome and convocation for the students beginning their journeys at East Carolina U…
08.21 / 01:42
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GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Sunday afternoon, hundreds of people flocked to Thomas Foreman Park for a back to school block party. Pitt County &…
08.21 / 01:42
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CHICAGO — Police have formally charged a former Northwestern University professor and an Oxford University employee with first-degree murder in the July stabbing death of a 26-year-old cosmetologist, Chicago police and the US Marshals Service said Sunday. Ex-professor Wyndham Lathem and Andrew Warren were extradited Friday to Chicago from Northern California after their arrests earlier this month in what Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson called the “savage and…
08.21 / 01:33
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STOKES COUNTY, N.C. – An 8-year-old Stokes County girl whose disappearance prompted an Amber Alert on Sunday has been found safe, according to the Stokes County Sheriff’s Office. Trinity Lakin McGraw has been found safe in Louisville, Kentucky and Patrick Ryan McGraw is in custody, according to the sheriff’s office Facebook page. Ryan McGraw is accused of abducting Trinity McGraw, prompting an Amber Alert on Sunday afternoon. She was reported missing out of Westfield, N.C. Stokes County dep…
08.21 / 01:33
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A Pennsylvania teacher tragically died after she fell off a balcony in Mexico when she lost her balance from laughing. Sharon Regoli Ciferno, a Charles A. Huston Middle School social … Click to Continue…
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08.21 / 01:07
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Authorities say 8-year-old Trinity McGraw, the subject of an Amber Alert earlier Sunday, has been found and is safe in Louisville, Kentucky. The suspect is in…
08.21 / 01:07
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#USSJohnSMcCain involved in collision with a merchant vessel while east of the Strait of Malacca. Updates to follow. https://t.co/6bHUovT8eI pic.twitter.com/EVcYjHwXah — 7th Fleet (@US7thFleet) August 20, 2017 A US Navy guided-missile destroyer collided with a merchant ship east of Singapore early Monday, the Navy’s 7th Fleet said in a statement. The USS John S. McCain collided with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while the destroyer was making its way to a port visit in…
08.21 / 00:33
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On August 21, the moon’s shadow will block the sun from view in a total solar eclipse. Wherever you are in the United States, you’re going to want to look up, and that’s OK. Every astronomer in the country will tell you to enjoy this rare opportunity. No matter what superstitions you’ve heard, there is no risk to your health due to simply being outside during a total solar eclipse. But there’s one thing you shouldn’t do, and that’s look…
08.21 / 00:33
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Scattered cumulus clouds are predicted to develop Monday afternoon in the Charlotte area, but the National Weather Service is “fairly optimistic” that eclipse viewing will not be impaired. There will … Click to Continue »…
City Council District 4 sweeps across northeast Charlotte from Hidden Valley to Cabarrus County. It’s home to UNC Charlotte, sprawling subdivisions and new developments along the Blue Line extension. Last … Click to Continue »…
Hot and humid conditions continue for the start of the work…
08.20 / 23:54
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The First Warning Storm Team is tracking more heat, humidity and sunshine. High pressure will move off the coast tonight, which will help pump in more heat and humidity. Winds will turn to the south tonight. We could see a little bit of patchy fog overnight and tomorrow morning. Especially on the Eastern Shore. Lows in the lower 70s. Monday is looking dry with plenty of sunshine, which is good news for folks who want to view the eclipse! Highs…
08.20 / 23:40
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The Durham County Sheriff's Office on Sunday responded to social media backlash concerning the way they handled the possibility of a white supremacist rally in the city on…
08.20 / 23:40
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  GREENVILLE N.C.(WNCT)- As you can imagine, the excitement in Williamsport trickled all the way back down to Greenville today. People …
08.20 / 23:39
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LAS VEGAS — Tributes to Jerry Lewis poured in from Hollywood on Sunday, as comedians, actors and writers remembered “The Nutty Professor” creator and funnyman. “Jerry was a pioneer in comedy and film. And he was a friend,” actor Robert De Niro said in a statement. “Even at 91, he didn’t miss a beat … or a punchline. You’ll be missed.” Lewis died Sunday after a brief illness, according to his publicist. He was known as an…
08.20 / 23:31
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What police are describing as a “domestic incident” resulted in the death of a five year old and multiple other injuries at UNC’s Baity Hill family housing community. UNC Police are investigating after authorities were called to the community just after midnight on Sunday morning, according to an Alert Carolina message. Additional information provided b […] The post One Dead in ‘Domestic Incident’ at UNC’s Baity Hill appeared first on Chape…
08.20 / 23:09
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