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Fla. Police: Man shot officer, ran over himFla. Police: Man shot officer, ran over himThe community of Tarpon Springs is mourning the loss of TSPD officer, 45-year-old Charles "Charlie K" Kondek, who was shot and killed on Sunday morning.
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7 people struck by lightning after Bucs football game7 people struck by lightning after Bucs football gameSeven people were struck by lightning at Raymond James Stadium, just as the Bucs-Packers game ended on Sunday afternoon.
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Ex-Clemson QB Chad Kelly arrestedEx-Clemson QB Chad Kelly arrestedChad Kelly was dismissed at Clemson this April for what Tigers head coach Dabo Swinney deemed "conduct detrimental to our program" but, after a season spent leading East Mississippi Community College to a national title, reclaimed his major college football...
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SC man dies after saving wife from house fireSC man dies after saving wife from house fireAn Elloree man died after rescuing his wife from their burning home.
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CMPD: Auto repair shop robbed on S. TryonCMPD: Auto repair shop robbed on S. TryonCMPD: Auto repair shop robbed on S. Tryon
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Pope Francis: Merry Christmas, you power-hungry hypocritesPope Francis: Merry Christmas, you power-hungry hypocritesPope Francis launched a blistering attack on the Vatican bureaucracy Monday, outlining a "catalog of illnesses" that plague the church's central administration, including "spiritual Alzheimer's" and gossipy cliques.
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NC SBI: 'We've dismantled a major heroin ring in Triad'NC SBI: 'We've dismantled a major heroin ring in Triad'Investigators said Friday they've dismantled a major heroin trafficking ring based in the Triad area.
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McCrory to propose road-building sourcesMcCrory to propose road-building sourcesMcCrory to propose road-building sources
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Rock Hill man killed in accident identifiedRock Hill man killed in accident identifiedRock Hill man killed in accident
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2014: Year in Review2014: Year in ReviewTake a look at the best moments of the year, the top stories, those we lost, and the most memorable photos.
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Mecklenburg Mugs | 38 arrests on SaturdayMecklenburg Mugs | 38 arrests on SaturdayBILLIE DAVIS Arrested: 12/20/2014 Charge Description: DRIVING WHILE IMPAIRED
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Obama outraged over 'senseless murders,' he tells policeObama outraged over 'senseless murders,' he tells policePresident Obama expresses "profound respect and gratitude for all law enforcement officers."
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CFD truck involved in single-vehicle crashCFD truck involved in single-vehicle crashA Charlotte firefighter was hospitalized after being involved in a single-vehicle crash in a fire engine.
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Panthers beat Browns 17-13, move into first placePanthers beat Browns 17-13, move into first placeCam Newton threw for one touchdown and ran for another, and the Carolina Panthers defeated the Cleveland Browns 17-13 on Sunday
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Five myths about Christmas travelFive myths about Christmas travelFrom finding last-minute deals to flying with wrapped gifts, here are some common misconceptions.
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NYPD: Cop ambush killer told passers-by to watchNYPD: Cop ambush killer told passers-by to watchThe New York Police Department says a gunman who ambushed two officers in their car told two passers-by to "watch what I'm going to do."
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Android tablet steal and freebies for ChristmasAndroid tablet steal and freebies for ChristmasAndroid tablet steal and freebies for Christmas
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Activists stage die-in at SouthPark mallActivists stage die-in at SouthPark mallDie-in and march held at SouthPark mall this evening, traffic briefly blocked on Fairview Rd. by activists. CMPD was present, no arrests were made
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Muhammad Ali hospitalized with pneumoniaMuhammad Ali hospitalized with pneumoniaMuhammad Ali was admitted to an undisclosed hospital Saturday morning with what his representatives are calling a "mild" case of pneumonia.
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2 NYPD officers killed in ambush-style shooting2 NYPD officers killed in ambush-style shootingThe suspect fled to a nearby subway station, where he apparently committed suicide.
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7 big tax changes in 20157 big tax changes in 2015As 2014 draws to a close, it's nearly time for the annual deluge of tax forms – including 1098's reporting mortgage interest or W-2's from employers reporting your annual wages.
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Police officer shot, killed in FloridaPolice officer shot, killed in FloridaThe Pinellas County Sheriff's Office and the Tarpon Springs Police Department are investigating the shooting of a police officer that took place early Sunday morning.
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Soldiers get homecoming complete with TopCats, Thom TillisSoldiers get homecoming complete with TopCats, Thom TillisIt was as close to home as the young soldiers had been for weeks or months, and the USO of North Carolina did its best to make them feel like they were almost there.
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10 killed in 3 separate fires in SC10 killed in 3 separate fires in SCAuthorities in South Carolina are investigating three separate fires which resulted in the death of ten people, including four small children.
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Mom gets 2 years for unnecessary medical careMom gets 2 years for unnecessary medical careA judge has ordered a mother to spend two years in prison for forcing her children to undergo unnecessary medical care.
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Massive holiday storm poised to disrupt travelMassive holiday storm poised to disrupt travelAs a record-number of people hit the road for the holidays, a large storm system is poised to disrupt travel.
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New prize each day!New prize each day!NBC Charlotte is giving away great prizes for the 12 Days of Christmas!
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NASA's new video shows an astronaut's view from the Orion capsule during re-entry.
Everybody knows that ‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’ is one of USA TODAY’s Arienne Thompson’s favorite shows, so she’s super sad that Phaedra Parks and Apollo Nida are officially calling it quits.
Tarpon Springs, Florida, police officer Charles "Charlie K" Kondek was shot and killed while responding to a noise complaint. Police say Marco Parilla Jr. was trying to avoid arrest when he shot, then ran over, officer Kondek.
A Maine furniture store has been receiving some negative feedback after decorating one of its windows with a religious Christmas theme.
The man who wore a crash costume at the first Panthers game after Cam Newton's car accident responds to online backlash.
Two NYPD officers were shot and killed on Saturday afternoon, in what NYC Police Commissioner William Bratton called "execution-style." The suspect, Ismaaiyl Brinsley, was later found shot to death in a nearby subway station.
Every winter, Stone Mountain Park transforms into a wonderland fit for Santa. The Atlanta-area attraction features more than 2 million Christmas lights and several football fields worth of snow.
The State Department is warning Americans to remain vigilant as they travel abroad over the holidays. The worldwide alert comes days after a deadly hostage standoff gripped Sydney.
It's going to be a wet Christmas week for holiday travelers in the Northwest and East Coast.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a warning against eating prepackaged apples following a Listeria outbreak that killed four people and sickened dozens more cross the country.