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N Carolina couple split jackpot thanks to 2 winning tickets

Aug. 27, 2021 16:31 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina couple split a nearly $1 million lottery jackpot thanks to two identical tickets, a sudden windfall the pair say they will put to good use. The North Carolina Education Lottery says Luther Cannon bought two...

Police: 'Historical' human bone found at NC dog park

Aug. 27, 2021 08:56 AM EDT

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — Police in Eastern North Carolina are investigating after a “historical” human bone was found at a dog park. The Rocky Mount Police Department said someone reported finding the bone Wednesday at the Best Friend’s Dog Park and a...