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Politics, Legal Affairs, and Investigations Reporter — Associated Press
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Newsman at The Associated Press writing about politics, legal affairs & investigations. FOIA filer. Pool player. Sleep-deprived dad of three. mbiesecker@ap.org

McCrory approved of Tata's absence as snow storm hit NC

wral.com — Gov. Pat McCrory says he gave advance approval for his transportation secretary to travel out-of-state for a book tour ahead of Tuesday's snow storm. State transportation Secretary Tony Tata was back in North Carolina on Wednesday following criticism of his absence while his agency scrambled to respond the prior morning.

Single mom of 4 wins Powerball jackpot in North Carolina

staradvertiser.com — RALEIGH, N.C. " A single mother of four from a small North Carolina town came forward Monday as one of three winners in a huge Powerball jackpot drawn earlier this month. For Marie Holmes, the best thing about the lucky ticket in the $564 million jackpot is that she'll be able to provide for her children, she said at a news conference.

Powerball jackpot winner in North Carolina: Single mom of 4

news.yahoo.com — RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina lottery officials said Monday that a woman has come forward to present one of three winning tickets for a $564 million Powerball jackpot drawn earlier this month. The N.C. Education Lottery scheduled a news conference for 2 p.m.

Powerball jackpot winner in North Carolina: Single mom of 4

lasvegassun.com — AP Photo/North Carolina Education Lottery RALEIGH, N.C. - A single mother of four from a small North Carolina town came forward Monday as one of three winners in a huge Powerball jackpot drawn earlier this month.

1 of 3 Powerball jackpot winners comes forward in North Carolina: A single mom of 4 young kids

winnipegfreepress.com — The Canadian Press - ONLINE EDITION RALEIGH, N.C. - A single mother of four from a small North Carolina town came forward Monday as one of three winners in a huge Powerball jackpot drawn earlier this month.

Powerball jackpot winner in North Carolina: Single mom of 4

fox11online.com — She will get $188 million if an annuity payment is chosen or $127 million if a lump sum payment is chosen. John Bradley of Appleton was identified as one of the flag-raisers. Related Coverage RALEIGH, N.C.

U.S. charges Duke with illegal pollution from 5 coal ash dumps - Fayetteville Observer: Local News

fayobserver.com — Posted: RALEIGH - Federal prosecutors filed multiple criminal charges against Duke Energy on Friday over years of illegal pollution leaking from coal ash dumps at five North Carolina power plants. The three U.S. Attorney's Offices covering the state charged Duke with nine misdemeanor counts involving violations of the Clean Water Act.

US charges Duke with illegal pollution from 5 coal ash dumps

ctpost.com — RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Federal prosecutors filed multiple criminal charges against Duke Energy on Friday over years of illegal pollution leaking from coal ash dumps at five North Carolina power plants. The prosecutors say the nation's largest electricity company engaged in unlawful dumping at coal-fired power plants in Eden, Moncure, Asheville, Goldsboro and Mt.

US charges Duke with illegal pollution from 5 coal ash dumps

kron4.com — RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Federal prosecutors filed multiple criminal charges against Duke Energy on Friday over years of illegal pollution leaking from coal ash dumps at five North Carolina power plants. The three U.S. Attorney's Offices covering the state charged Duke with nine misdemeanor counts involving violations of the Clean Water Act.

US charges Duke with illegal pollution from coal ash dumps

billingsgazette.com — RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Federal prosecutors have filed the first of what are expected to be several criminal charges against Duke Energy for illegal pollution from its coal ash dumps in North Carolina. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Raleigh charged Duke on Friday with a felony count of the negligent discharge of pollutants in violation of the Clean Water Act.
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Feb 20, 2015

@AP: Feds charge @DukeEnergy over illegal pollution from 5 NC coal ash dumps, utility says $102M in fines expected_ bigstory.ap.org/article/72c518…

Feb 20, 2015

@AP: Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell sentenced to 1 year and 1 day for corruption.

Feb 20, 2015

Places warmer today than North Carolina: McMurdo Station, Antarctica - 19 Reykjavik, Iceland - 30 St. Petersburg,... fb.me/78RCvk39W

Feb 18, 2015

RT @SportsCenter: The Daily Tar Heel, UNC's student paper, had a little fun with the weather forecast today. pic.twitter.com/GxTYOfOOAA

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