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April 20, 2017 - 11:26 am
MIAMI (AP) — The first tropical depression of the Atlantic season has formed far from land. Hurricane season runs from June 1 to Nov. 30, but last year two storms formed before the official start of the season. The depression is located about halfway between Bermuda and the Azores and does not pose...
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April 20, 2017 - 10:40 am
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Officials say a South Carolina teen is among those who has died from complications of influenza. Local media outlets reported that the Charleston County coroner's office said 18-year-old Emily Getman of Hanahan died last week at the Medical University of South Carolina...
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April 20, 2017 - 9:15 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Officials say two drivers including an off-duty Atlanta police officer face charges after allegedly causing a crash that killed one man. Local news media report the Georgia State Patrol said Wednesday that officer Shawn Jones Jr. and Jade Dibaje are charged with vehicular homicide,...
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April 20, 2017 - 8:46 am
LEXINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A district attorney says nine North Carolina bondsmen who shot and killed a man last year will not face charges. The News & Record of Greensboro reported ( http://bit.ly/2ot8QX6 ) Davidson County District Attorney Garry Frank confirmed Wednesday that no charges will be...
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April 20, 2017 - 8:40 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Officials say two drivers including an off-duty Atlanta police officer face charges after allegedly causing a crash that killed one man. Local news media report the Georgia State Patrol said Wednesday that Shawn Jones Jr. and Jade Dibaje are charged with vehicular homicide, speeding...
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April 20, 2017 - 8:40 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A widow of a Richland County man who was killed in a plant explosion has filed a suit against his employer. News outlets report the widow of 63-year-old Alton Ray Zeigler, a retired master sergeant in the U.S. Army, filed a wrongful death suit in federal court Wednesday...
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April 20, 2017 - 7:56 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Officials in North Carolina say they've seen an increase in the number of guns brought to the state's largest airport. The Charlotte Observer reported ( http://bit.ly/2pSWvgj ) that airport police said there have been 17 cases of guns detected at security checkpoints at...
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April 20, 2017 - 7:07 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The police department in North Carolina's largest city will stop serving rural areas next year. Local media report that Mecklenburg County commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to drop police coverage for the 60,000 people who do not live in Charlotte or one of the six...
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April 20, 2017 - 7:01 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Officials say they have ended restrictions on poultry producers that were enacted after the first confirmation of avian influenza in commercial birds in Georgia. News outlets report state veterinarian Robert M. Cobb Jr. said in a news release that effective immediately, all poultry...
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April 20, 2017 - 6:54 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Officials say they have ended a restriction on poultry producers that was enacted after the first confirmation of avian influenza in commercial birds in Georgia. News outlets report state veterinarian Robert M. Cobb Jr. said in a news release that effective immediately, all poultry...
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