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  Parents in Charlotte, North Carolina are furious after more than 20 students were suspended after for simply ‘liking’ an Instagram post that referenced a school shooting. The post in question was a photo of two students with the caption, “Bradford gon have a school shooter one day,” along with two laughing emojis. The post …

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Kanesha Godin, a 25-year-old Colorado woman, has been arrested and charged with two counts of felony child abuse. Godin is alleged to have locked her two malnourished children in a bedroom while she was away on in out-of-state trip. According to the arrest affidavit, police were called to her apartment on March 8 where they found …

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A young couple were taking a tour of  Tryon Palace in North Carolina and were filming the visit.  When they were touring they didn’t see anything unusual but when Savanna Brown, 23, was uploading the video to her computer, she saw something that made her hair stand up on end, after her cousin asked if that was …

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Bond has been set at 2.5 million dollars for a Durham, North Carolina school resource officer accused of kidnapping a child and having sexual relations with her. Deputy Christopher Kelly, 40, was charged with, Statutory Sex Offense with a Child, First Degree Sexual Exploitation of a Minor, Second Degree Sexual Exploitation of a Minor, Indecent Liberties with a …

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This week, an FBI expert on domestic-terrorism told reporters that currently there are over 1,000 active investigations into ISIS related threats within the United States. What is worse is that those under investigation are for the most part American citizens and reside in every state in the nation. One such example centers around a 29-year-old …

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An unnamed woman came forward to allege that she met a Tinder date at a Jan. 21 party, went upstairs to have sex with him, noticed someone filming them without her consent, and then found poop in her shoes, CBS North Carolina reported Friday. Police formally charged 82nd Airborne Soldier Jeffrey Creech with illegal possession, along with …

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The North Carolina legislature passed a law for drug testing of welfare recipients. Then Gov McCrory vetoed the legislation but then the legislature overrode his veto. If a recipient had a charge in the previous three years involving illegal drugs, they had to be tested. Their caseworkers were asking a series of questions that could …

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A couple in North Carolina are in jail after allegedly abusing their newborn daughter. According to The Wilson Times, 23-year old Virgina Kientz and her 24-year-old boyfriend, Zachary Foley were arrested and charged with felony child abuse on April 18. They are both being held in lieu of $1 million bail. Wilson County Sheriff’s Office …

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Police arrested a North Carolina couple after their 7-week-old baby was hospitalized allegedly due to a severe beating. Although now in stable condition at a local hospital, the girl has five broken ribs, five fractured ribs, two broken legs and internal swelling, WLOS reports. The baby was rushed to hospital after the Department of Social Services …

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A grandfather from Lumberton, North Carolina, proved himself a force to be reckoned with after he found himself face to face with three armed men who broke into his home Monday night and allegedly attempted to rape his 19-year-old granddaughter. According to Inquisitr, 67-year-old Kenneth Byrd and his wife were at home at around 10 …

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A veteran from Fayetteville, North Carolina is accused of tying her service dog to a tree in the woods and shooting him five times while her soldier boyfriend filmed it. Marianna Rollins, 23, and Jarren Heng, 25, have each been charged with cruelty to animals and conspiracy, reports the Fayetteville Observer. On April 17, Rollins …

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  A photo of a North Carolina high school football player praying for an injured teammate went viral. Colleen Michele posted the photo of Guilford High School player Dillon Goedeck kneeling and praying for teammate Grayson Bonomo, who’d just been injured during a game. Bonomo is Michele’s son. “This photo was taken at the North …

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  A Republican state lawmaker from North Carolina is calling for the resignation of the state’s Democratic Secretary of State for issuing notary licenses to illegal immigrants. Republican State Rep. Chris Millis is accusing Democratic Secretary of State Elaine Marshall of issuing licenses to illegal immigrants enrolled in the federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, …

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  North Carolina’s bathroom bill could cost the state almost $3.76 billion over twelve years, according to a Monday analysis by the Associated Press. The Associated Press, going through interviews and public records requests, based their findings on businesses that left the state explicitly because of the the bathroom bill. HB2 banned transgender people from …

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Schools are putting out warnings about the “eraser challenge,” a trend that has reportedly been leaving kids with burns and potential infections. A middle school in North Carolina warned parents that children were rubbing erasers up and down their skin roughly as they recited the alphabet, reports WBTV. East Iredell Middle School said it has seen …

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Texas pastors can’t agree on whether the state’s latest bathroom bill is good for the community, or not. One group of religious leaders met to oppose the “Women’s Privacy Act,” reports the Texas Tribune. Leaders at First United Methodist Church called the transgender bathroom bill “discriminatory” at a press conference. They said the bill goes …

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The Citizen Times (USA Network) reports in Candler, North Carolina 12-24-2016, authorities in western North Carolina say a 21-year-old man was fatally shot while robbing a Mexican grocery store. A store employee fatally shot the armed robber. The Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office says deputies found the suspect lying on the ground near Tienda Mexicana in …

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Black Lives Matter (BLM) activists protested President Donald Trump’s temporary immigration ban at a North Carolina airport Saturday. BLM, joined by social justice group Charlotte Uprising, rallied at the Charlotte-Douglas International Airport in reaction to Trump’s executive order concerning refugees from seven Middle Eastern countries, reports WFAE. Approximately 60 protesters stood by the baggage claim and …

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North Carolina state law states that only a legal resident can become a notary public, but the state’s secretary of state is granting licenses to illegal immigrants. The North State Journal called a staffer at the North Carolina Secretary of State’s office’s notary public section who said that “yes” a copy of a Deferred Action for …

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