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Shot fired at family home of N. Carolina US House candidate

Nov. 03, 2022 17:55 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A recent shooting at the Hickory, North Carolina, residence of GOP congressional candidate Pat Harrigan's parents and young children caused no injuries but placed “tremendous stress” on the family in the final weeks of his campaign, Harrigan's mother said Thursday. ...

Sing and dance the night away at new NC karaoke club

Oct. 09, 2022 00:02 AM EDT

CONOVER, N.C. (AP) — Multicolored lights danced around private party rooms as music pumped through the speakers at WE Karaoke in Conover. The business has been up and running for around four months. The husband-and-wife team of Wilson Thao, 28, and Emily Thao, 26, began their...