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Charlotte Police: Video Doesn't Show 'Definitive Evidence' Keith Scott Pointed Gun At Police — Charlotte's police chief says video footage of the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott does not show 'definitive evidence' that Scott pointed a gun at officers before he was fatally shot. Officials say Scott was shot and killed by Charlotte police on Tuesday while they were searching for another man.

U.S. Supreme Court Refuses To Reinstate NC Voter ID Law — The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to issue a stay in North Carolina's voter identification law. The Court voted 4-4 on the request from Governor Pat McCrory and others. With the court deadlocked, voters will not have to show an ID at polls come Election Day in November.

Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down NC's Voter ID Law — A federal appeals court has found that North Carolina's voter identification law was enacted "with discriminatory intent" and must be blocked. An opinion issued Friday by a three-judge panel of the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond reverses a lower-court's ruling that had upheld the law.

SysAdmin Appreciation Day 2016 — Follow us on Twitter (@DigiCert), retweet us, and you could win. It seems like it was just yesterday, but SysAdmin Appreciation Day is almost here! The 17th annual celebration will be on Friday, July 29, 2016. Like last year, we will be giving away prizes to our loyal followers and fans.

Donald Trump Speaks At VFW Convention A Day After Hillary Clinton — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump spoke at the annual Veterans of Foreign Wars Convention in Charlotte Tuesday, a day after his rival Hillary Clinton tried to woo voters in the same crowd. Trump introduced his running mate Mike Pence, before giving a 30-minute speech in which he addressed veterans' affairs, immigration, trade and terrorism.

Hillary Clinton Addresses Annual VFW Convention In Charlotte — Presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton spoke to several thousand veterans gathered at the annual Veterans of Foreign Wars Convention in Charlotte Monday morning. She spoke about her admiration for veterans and touched on issues of national security, America's role in the world and her plan to combat domestic and international terrorism.

Photos: Capturing People 'Just Being Themselves' Along NC's Outer Banks — As Biff Jennings likes to explain, he spent the first third of his life in and around Ashland, Kentucky; the second third on the Outer Banks of North Carolina; and he'll let you know about the next third-in about thirty years.

DOJ Sues North Carolina After State's Lawsuit On House Bill 2 — North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory has sued the U.S. government and the Justice Department, asking federal courts to clarify a controversial new state law that limits transgender access to bathrooms. The Justice Department in turn filed its own lawsuit against the state, saying the law restricting use of public restrooms by transgender people constitutes a pattern of discrimination on the basis of sex and gender identity.

Amid controversy, Rochester police consider social media policy — The discussion comes a month after the department received anti-Muslim images that allegedly appeared on Officer Ben Schlag's Facebook page.

Rochester wants Mayo to move on massive project — Published 10:20am Wednesday, February 3, 2016 By Elizabeth Baier FM ROCHESTER - Sitting in the heart of downtown Rochester, there's an empty lot and three vacant buildings. It's supposed to be the first piece of Mayo Clinic's Destination Medical Center, a massive 20-year project, funded partly by the Legislature, intended to remake the downtown, generate $5 billion in private investment and draw 32,000 new residents to the city.
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Sep 23, 2016

RT @wunc: Rural Montgomery County in Confederate flag flap over flag's presence at a polling location. 

Sep 17, 2016

RT @macloo: It's true, public radio organizations cover the world, the U.S. election, and diverse groups much better than mainstream news.…

Sep 16, 2016

RT @terabithia4: Look at the data instead of listening to the emotional side to understand diversity and forecast the future #ONA16

Sep 15, 2016

RT @jamcnn: Fidji Simo: We reward conversations in Facebook. We give more weight to posts with more comments #ONA16 #ONA16FB

Sep 15, 2016

RT @jamiestockwell: Smaller newsrooms have been successful at FB because "they know how to create community," says Simo. #ONA16

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