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Transgender rights battle returning to North Carolina court

Transgender rights battle returning to North Carolina courtRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than a year after North Carolina undid its "bathroom bill," a legal battle is simmering over a law that replaced it.



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South Carolina congressional candidate seriously injured in car crash

South Carolina congressional candidate seriously injured in car crashSouth Carolina Republican congressional candidate Katie Arrington, who ousted incumbent U.S. Representative Mark Sanford in a primary this month, was seriously injured in a car crash that killed the driver of a second vehicle, her campaign said on Saturday. Arrington, 47, was the passenger in a car driven by a friend on Friday night when a vehicle traveling in the wrong direction struck them on Highway 17 in Charleston County as they were going to Hilton Head where Arrington was to receive an award from a state medical organization, her campaign said. Tim Scott, a Republican U.S. Senator from South Carolina, told the News & Courier newspaper in Charleston that he visited Arrington on Saturday and spoke with her.



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Former South Carolina Gov. Sanford loses primary following Trump disapproval

Former South Carolina Gov. Sanford loses primary following Trump disapprovalHours before the polls closed on Tuesday, Trump tweeted, that Sanford had been “very unhelpful” and was “better off in Argentina,” referring to Sanford’s extramarital affair. State Rep. Katie Arrington won the race.



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Daughter of Fallen Soldier From North Carolina Poses in Photo Shoot With Dad's Comrades

Daughter of Fallen Soldier From North Carolina Poses in Photo Shoot With Dad's ComradesThe baby looks amazingly like her father, who was killed in action in Afghanistan before she was born.



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Latest: Severe weather in North Carolina

Latest: Severe weather in North CarolinaParts of North Carolina are in a state of emergency after intense rainfall caused major damage, including at least two deaths, and forced evacuations.



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Evacuation orders canceled in North Carolina after officials deem Lake Tahoma Dam safe

Evacuation orders canceled in North Carolina after officials deem Lake Tahoma Dam safeHeavy rainfall led to a landslide that compromised the Lake Tahoma Dam in western North Carolina early Wednesday morning.



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TV Anchor and Photojournalist Killed by a Falling Tree in North Carolina

TV Anchor and Photojournalist Killed by a Falling Tree in North CarolinaA large tree fell on their vehicle while reporting on the storm



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Two murder suspects at large in South Carolina

Two murder suspects at large in South CarolinaA massive manhunt is underway for two murder suspects in South Carolina who were part of a jailbreak on Saturday following a power outage. Ashraf Fahim reports.



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Man Rams a Vehicle Into a North Carolina Restaurant Killing His Daughter and One Other

Man Rams a Vehicle Into a North Carolina Restaurant Killing His Daughter and One OtherPreliminary evidence indicates the man purposely smashed his way into the restaurant



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Two dead after car crashes into North Carolina restaurant

Two dead after car crashes into North Carolina restaurantTwo people were killed after a car crashed into a North Carolina restaurant, including the driver’s daughter. A driver rammed his vehicle into the Surf and Turf Lodge restaurant in the town of Bessemer City around noon local time. An officer arrived to the scene to find a car “completely in the building”, Bessemer City police chief Thomas Ellis told reporters.



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