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TV meteorologist, pilot die in news helicopter crash

Nov. 22, 2022 18:18 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A helicopter pilot and a meteorologist who worked for a North Carolina television station died Tuesday when a news helicopter crashed along a Charlotte-area interstate, with police praising the pilot for heroically avoiding the roadway in his final moments. ...

Nickel wins North Carolina US House seat over GOP's Hines

Nov. 09, 2022 01:27 AM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Democratic state Sen. Wiley Nickel defeated Republican political newcomer Bo Hines for an open U.S. House seat in a competitive district along Raleigh’s southern border, marking one of Democrats' few major successes in the Southern swing state. ...

Hidden child of the Holocaust shares her story

Oct. 15, 2022 00:05 AM EDT

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Renée Fink lives a full life in Chapel Hill. She raised a family and is a mother of two and grandmother to five. But none of that seemed remotely possible in 1942 when she was 4 years old and was forced into hiding during the Holocaust. ...

Election officials brace for confrontational poll watchers

Oct. 02, 2022 07:56 AM EDT

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The situation with the poll watcher had gotten so bad that Anne Risku, the election director in North Carolina's Wayne County, had to intervene via speakerphone. “You need to back off!” Risku recalled hollering after the woman wedged herself between a...