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Teen killed, second person wounded in shootings at party

Aug. 07, 2022 19:16 PM EDT

WHITAKERS, N.C. (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies in North Carolina are investigating a shooting that left a 17-year-old dead and a second person injured early Sunday. The Nash County Sheriff's Office received a call at about 1:30 a.m. reporting multiple shooters at a party at a home in...

Chinese tire maker cancels project in eastern North Carolina

May. 18, 2022 10:04 AM EDT

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — A Chinese tire maker which announced a project five years ago to build a plant and bring at least 800 jobs to a North Carolina county has pulled out and returned the 400-acre site, officials said. News outlets report Triangle Tyre notified the Carolinas...