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Preventable errors led to hospital attack, military says
The U.S. airstrike that killed 31 civilians at a hospital in Afghanistan last month resulted from preventable errors by soldiers and airmen who violated rules of engagement and have been removed from duty while awaiting...
Protesters to target Chicago shopping area on Black Friday
Small groups of demonstrators gathered again Wednesday to protest the death of a black teen shot by a white police officer, and they urged supporters to join them in trying to shut down Chicago's famous Michigan Avenue...
At funeral for slain Minneapolis man, vow to seek justice
Hundreds of people filled a Minneapolis church on Wednesday for the funeral of a black man whose death in a confrontation with police has sparked days of ongoing protests, while charges were pending against four men...
Number of people in latest E. coli outbreak expected to grow
The number of people sickened in an E. coli outbreak linked to Costco chicken salad will likely grow over the next few weeks, even though the product has been removed from store shelves, the federal Centers for Disease...
Lawmaker files campaign disclosures after action from NC Board of Elections
Earlier this month, the board terminated Torbett’s campaign committee, Friends to Elect John Torbett, for his failure to file his mid-year semi-annual disclosure report.
Family: NFL great Frank Gifford had CTE
NFL Hall of Famer and broadcaster Frank Gifford died in August at the age of 84. His family said that, while he died of natural causes, they believed he suffered from "the debilitating effects of head trauma."
Lenovo: No wrongdoing in executive's business partnership with UCPS administr...
Accusations of a conflict of interest surfaced in November after details of a company co-owned by UCPS Superintendent Dr. Mary Ellis, administrators Mike Webb and Tony Burrus, and Jason Mooneyham, Vice President of Public Sector Sales for the computer company Lenovo, surfaced.
The official NC Capitol Christmas Tree headed to Raleigh
Growers say it is an honor to win and providing the tree free of charge is their gift to the state of North Carolina and its citizens.
Appeal in fight over Rowan Co prayer heading to court in January
In May of 2015, a federal judge ruled that the board violated the Constitution with the sectarian prayer. Nearly a year earlier, in June 2013, the court asked the commissioners to stop opening their meetings with sectarian prayer.
Brussels schools reopen, maximum threat alert still in place
When Annelaure Leger dropped off her two children at school on Wednesday, it was like nearly every other day - except for the machine gun-toting policeman.
Daughter gets married in hospital ICU: 'I wanted my Dad to give me away'
Kaila says she and her fiancé Daniel decided they wanted to move their wedding date to Wednesday as they knew it was "just a matter of time before dad would pass."
Man wanted for striking police car at Rock Hill gas station
Police say it happened at a Kangaroo Express near Dave Lyle Boulevard after an officer confronted a man about a complaint.