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    Victim hospitalized after shooting in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A person was hospitalized following a shooting in Greensboro on Wednesday evening, according to Greensboro police. At 7:54 p.m., officers responded to 715 W. Florida St. in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located at gunshot victim who was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. There is no suspect information at this time, Greensboro police said. The name of the victim is being withheld by police temporarily. Anyone with information is asked to call […]

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    Guilford County D.A. dismisses citations filed against former animal shelter director

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — On Wednesday, the Guilford County District Attorney’s Office dismissed the charges filed against the former director of the Guilford County Animal Shelter and slammed Sheriff BJ Barnes’ decision to file charges. “Sheriff Barnes was widely quoted in the local media as saying there was abundant evidence of numerous felony charges against shelter employee(s) in the areas of animal cruelty, controlled substances and finances,” District Attorney J. Douglas Henderson wrote Wednesday. “This was not true then and […]

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    Turkeys fall off truck on way to slaughter, escape Thanksgiving fate

    WAUSAU, Wis. — An unlikely escape and rescue saved two young turkeys from becoming Thanksgiving dinner. The two turkeys fell off the back of a truck, found their way out of a crate and made a break for it. Police were called to the unusual scene on State Highway 29 in Wausau Sunday morning. “One turkey was pretty compliant, followed commands to get into the crate, the other turkey, he fled from them on foot,” said Capt. Ben Bliven, of […]

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    Pizzeria owner offers those in need a place to dine on Thanksgiving

    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio — A sign that was posted on the front door of an Ohio pizzeria is quickly going viral. Bada Bing! Pizzeria posted a sign Tuesday that read: “We will be closed on Thanksgiving day. However, we will be having dinner here around 2pm with our family, employees, and friends. If you are hungry, or don’t have any money, please come in. We will welcome you and make sure you get plenty to eat.” A photo of the sign […]

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    Man charged in shooting of Wake County 7-year-old

    RALEIGH, N.C.– Authorities have filed charges in the shooting of a 7-year-old boy northeast of Raleigh Tuesday evening. It happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 4200 block of Ferriday Court off Castlegate Drive in Wake County. Joseph Meacham was taken by private car to WakeMed North and later transferred to Duke. Read more: WTVD

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    Driver escapes after 113-year-old smokestack falls onto track hoe

    PELL CITY, Ala. — A 113-year-old smokestack fell onto a track hoe and its driver, who was tasked with tearing it down Tuesday morning, according to WBRC. In a video of the incident, a woman can be heard over the crowd shouting, “Oh no! No no no no no no no!” The driver of the track hoe, Tim Phifer, was not injured during the incident. A city manager told WBRC that the back of the track hoe protected him until […]

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    Thanksgiving Health Tips: Managing the stress of family dynamics

    The holiday season is certainly a time for festive activities and family togetherness, yet it can also be an extremely stressful time of year.  It is important to remember to be realistic during the holidays–set limits on yourself, and do not over extend what is reasonable to accomplish. Your family and friends would rather have you calm and in a good mood instead of stressed and agitated.  It is also important to remind yourself of priorities and what is truly important […]

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    Pilot ejected more than 200 lbs of marijuana in flight from Charlotte-area airport

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A commercial pilot is accused of ejecting more than 200 pounds of marijuana from a plane leaving a Charlotte-area airport in 2013, according to WBTV. Saad Subhi Basha was charged with drug trafficking, money laundering and structuring. Investigators told WBTV that Basha was part of a conspiracy to bring marijuana and money from drug trafficking to Mecklenburg and Union counties. According to an affidavit, Basha, “ejected dozens of pounds of marijuana” from an aircraft after taking off […]

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    Man plants hilarious, fake Black Friday sale signs at Target

    Millions of shoppers are expected to take advantage of Thanksgiving-weekend deals online or in stores this year. Photoshop whiz, Jeff Wysaski, went the extra mile to add some extra, and fake Black Friday deals to the walls of his local Target. His advertisements featured sections titled, “gifts they’ll only use once” and “hot gifts for centaurs.” One of the “doorbuster” deals offered a tent with an angry opossum in it for just $24.99. Last, but not least, the ad said […]

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    Third suspect sought in Stokesdale home invasion

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — The Guilford County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help locating a third suspect wanted in connection to a Stokesdale home invasion that happened in early November. Jarrell Rakeem Rutledge, 23, of Winston-Salem, is wanted for attempted first-degree murder, shooting into an occupied vehicle, breaking and entering, larceny after breaking and entering, and damage to property. Rutledge should be considered armed and dangerous. The charges stem from a home invasion that happened on Nov. 11 at […]

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    8-year-old girl diagnosed with rare form of breast cancer

    CENTERVILLE, Utah — An 8-year-old girl in Utah has been diagnosed with a rare form of breast cancer. “It was about the middle of October she came to us with a lump on her chest and was scared,” Troy Turner, Chrissy’s father, told CNN affiliate KTVX. Chrissy Turner, 8, was diagnosed with a rare form of breast cancer called secretory carcinoma. The cancer is so rare that no specialist across the country had ever seen it in a child, according […]

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    Man shot during altercation in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — An investigation is underway after a man was shot during an altercation Wednesday morning in Greensboro. Greensboro police responded to 1705 16th St. at 5:50 a.m. in reference to a shooting. The 36-year-old victim told police that he was involved in an altercation with two men. During the altercation, the gun discharged, striking the victim. The victim was taken to Moses Cone Hospital for treatment to a non-life-threatening injury.


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