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Teens Stopped From Buying E-Cigs Online 5 Out Of 98 Times

Teens Stopped From Buying E-Cigs Online 5 Out Of 98 TimesThis study was conducted in North Carolina which bans online stores from selling to teens.
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Snuggie Maker To Pay $8 Million For Deceiving You

Snuggie Maker To Pay $8 Million For Deceiving YouThe company is in trouble for its sales practices, not its products.
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Officials: Woman Dies In Burlington House Fire

Officials: Woman Dies In Burlington House FireA woman has died in a fire at her home south of Burlington, according to fire officials.
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Man Found Dead In Greensboro Car Wash Bay

Man Found Dead In Greensboro Car Wash BayGreensboro police are investigating a man's death after he was found in a car wash bay
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4All: Talk to A North Carolina Licensed Lawyer Free on March 6

4All: Talk to A North Carolina Licensed Lawyer Free on March 6On Friday, March 6, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., North Carolina lawyers are volunteering their time to provide free legal information
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Sheriff: Meth Bust In Yadkin Co. Leads To Arrests Of Four Men

Sheriff: Meth Bust In Yadkin Co. Leads To Arrests Of Four MenA meth bust in Yadkin County led to the arrests of four men, according to the sheriff's department.
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Man Armed With Butcher Knife Robs Tenants At Assisted Living Facility

Man Armed With Butcher Knife Robs Tenants At Assisted Living FacilityPolice in Winston-Salem say there were some scary moments early this morning after a man forced way into assisted living facility.
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Best Laughs Of The Week On GMS

Best Laughs Of The Week On GMSFrom basketball fun to a few faux pas and disgruntled Eagles fans, what a week!
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This Is Home: March 6, 2015

This Is Home: March 6, 2015Watch the video to see our favorite moments of the week at WFMY News 2. This is home!
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Judge Refuses To Block Plans For I-77 Toll Lanes

Judge Refuses To Block Plans For I-77 Toll LanesA judge has refused to block plans to create toll lanes on Interstate 77 from Charlotte to Mooresville.
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Senate Committee Hears Pros & Cons Of Sen. Wade's Bill

Senate Committee Hears Pros & Cons Of Sen. Wade's BillTuesday afternoon the state's senate redistricting committee heard from people who support and oppose Senator Trudy Wade's bill.
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Guilford County Commissioner Remembers Selma's "Bloody Sunday"

Guilford County Commissioner Remembers Selma's "Bloody Sunday"Two weeks after Selma, Alabama's "Bloody Sunday," Greensboro resident Carolyn Coleman joined the third march that eventually reached Montgomery.
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New Flight School At Burlington-Alamance Regional Airport

New Flight School At Burlington-Alamance Regional AirportElon Aviation is a flight school and aircraft rental company recently formed at the airport by Chris Whittle, an Alamance County native.
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Local Students Work With Rosa Parks Sculptor

Local Students Work With Rosa Parks SculptorBarnhill delivered the statue to Erwin Montessori so students there can have a similar learning experience over the new few weeks.
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Eden Man Wanted On Robbery Charges

Eden Man Wanted On Robbery ChargesDeputies say Cody Warren Purdy, 24, is wanted on Felony charges of Common Law Robbery, Breaking and Entering, and Larceny From A Person.
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Two Children Dead After Virginia House Fire

Two Children Dead After Virginia House FireBefore fire crews arrived, neighbors tried to break windows to get to the family inside.
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The March For Civil Rights: Selma Then and Now #Selma

The March For Civil Rights: Selma Then and Now #SelmaSaturday, March 7 will mark 50 years since the #Selma march that turned into 'Bloody Sunday'
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New Push On Getting Recalls Fixed - This App Can Help

New Push On Getting Recalls Fixed - This App Can HelpIt could be a law that you have to get recalls fixed BEFORE you can renew your car registration. myCarFax app can help.
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Fire Destroys Meadows Of Dan Church In Va.

Fire Destroys Meadows Of Dan Church In Va.No word yet on what caused the fire.
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NC Mom Charged With DWI In Wreck That Killed Her Child

NC Mom Charged With DWI In Wreck That Killed Her ChildHighway Patrol officers have charged Jaydrian Ledbetter, 20, with the offenses following a wreck Wednesday
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WSFD Seeking More Women, Minorities In New Recruit Class

WSFD Seeking More Women, Minorities In New Recruit ClassThe Winston-Salem Fire Department is hoping to hire more women and African-American males in its upcoming annual recruit class.
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Divorce: Why You Can't Be "Separated" In The Same House

Divorce: Why You Can't Be "Separated" In The Same HouseTalk to a lawyer one on one for FREE, Friday, March 6th. 4 All Service Day is from 7am-7pm.
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No Switcheroo Here! Safeguarding & Insuring Your Stuff

No Switcheroo Here! Safeguarding & Insuring Your StuffStandard homeowners insurance covers about $1,000 in jewelry. Chances are, you have more than that!
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Churches Serve As Shelters As Winter Weather Hits

Churches Serve As Shelters As Winter Weather HitsA number of other local churches have also stepped up to offer space when the city's shelters are full.
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More TV Brands Are Spying On You

More TV Brands Are Spying On YouWe all freaked about Samsung, but two others have been doing it for years!
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Autopsy: Former Greensboro Officer Shot Husband In Face, Neck

Autopsy: Former Greensboro Officer Shot Husband In Face, NeckThe report states that George Bishop was shot twice, once in the jaw and in his neck.
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Police Issue Warning After Robberies Increase

Police Issue Warning After Robberies IncreasePolice: Robbery of Person Incidents Peak In Spring - 21 Reported So Far for 2015
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New Details In High Point Homeowner's Murder Investigation

New Details In High Point Homeowner's Murder InvestigationVann Yates, 57, was killed at his home on East Fairfield Road in High Point on January 21.
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McCrory Proposes Raises For Teachers, Law Enforcement

McCrory Proposes Raises For Teachers, Law EnforcementMcCrory unveiled his two-year spending plan Thursday.
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RRC Lesson: 2 Mistakes Many Of Us Make With Mashed Potatoes

RRC Lesson: 2 Mistakes Many Of Us Make With Mashed PotatoesIt's all about heat and the right tools.
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Possible Winter Weather Prompts Schools to Close Early

Possible Winter Weather Prompts Schools to Close EarlyThe National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory from the mountains to the central and north coast.
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Art Show Benefits "Meals On Wheels"

Art Show Benefits "Meals On Wheels"Art, jewelry and pottery on sale to help raise money to feed local seniors.
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Ringling Bros. Eliminating Elephant Acts

Ringling Bros. Eliminating Elephant ActsThe Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is ending its iconic elephant acts.
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Turn Your Social Media Into A College Search Tool

Turn Your Social Media Into A College Search ToolMake your social media work for you by turning your accounts into a college search tool.
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Selma March Brought Civil Rights To 'Critical Mass'

Selma March Brought Civil Rights To 'Critical Mass'The original march was on March 7, 1965--a day that became known as "Bloody Sunday"
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Greensboro Jewelry Store Owner Charged With Switching Jewels

Greensboro Jewelry Store Owner Charged With Switching JewelsThe owner of Custom Jewelers in Greensboro is facing charges after police said he switched real jewels with fake ones.
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Burlington PD: Thieves Shoot At Neighbor Following Them

Burlington PD: Thieves Shoot At Neighbor Following ThemBurlington Police are looking for two male suspects they said shot at a neighbor's truck who followed them.
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Man Injured At Wilkes Co. Logging Site

Man Injured At Wilkes Co. Logging SiteThe man was then taken to Wake Forest Medical Center by a medical helicopter.
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WATCH: Take A Ride On First Test Run Of Carowind's Fury 325

WATCH: Take A Ride On First Test Run Of Carowind's Fury 325Officials say the ride will be the world's tallest and fastest giga coaster.
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Sheriff: NC Gold Robbery Was An Inside Job

Sheriff: NC Gold Robbery Was An Inside JobWilson County Sheriff Calvin Woodard acknowledged during a news conference Wednesday that those suspicions were noted in a search warrant.
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Winston-Salem Man Died Of Hypothermia, Death Ruled Accidental

Winston-Salem Man Died Of Hypothermia, Death Ruled AccidentalPolice say after a two week long search, they found Eduardo Hernandez, 44, of Winston-Salem dead in a creek bed in a heavily wooded area Monday afternoon.
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Donations Never Reached Sickle Cell Charities

Donations Never Reached Sickle Cell CharitiesGate City Transportation hosted a gala in January.
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Groups Push For Broader Warning Labels On Antibiotics

Groups Push For Broader Warning Labels On AntibioticsGroups Push For Broader Warning Labels On Antibiotics
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Bill Could Change Passing Laws On N.C. Roads

Bill Could Change Passing Laws On N.C. RoadsIf you've ever been stuck behind a slow moving vehicle on a two-lane highway, state lawmakers want to help you.
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Woman Pleads Guilty In 2012 Deaths Of Eden Sisters

Woman Pleads Guilty In 2012 Deaths Of Eden SistersTaylor Gayle White, of Eden, pled guilty two counts of Felony Death by Motor Vehicle.
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Proposed Bill Would Allow Guns in Some Private Schools

Proposed Bill Would Allow Guns in Some Private SchoolsA bill filed at the state house in Raleigh could mean employees at private schools in Forsyth County would be allowed to carry their handguns at school.
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Old School: Using The Kitchen Spoon For Liquid Medicine

Old School: Using The Kitchen Spoon For Liquid MedicineMost pharmacies will give you a dosing cup. But in a pinch, it's better to use measuring spoons vs. kitchen spoons.
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The "FREAK Attack" Affects iPhone & Android Users

The "FREAK Attack" Affects iPhone & Android UsersMake sure you update your phone. No update, no protection!
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Jesse Matthew Trial Continued For New DNA Expert

Jesse Matthew Trial Continued For New DNA ExpertThe status hearing is set for May 5.
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NC Doctor Ordered To Stop Delivering Babies After 3 Die

NC Doctor Ordered To Stop Delivering Babies After 3 DieDr. John David Hayes, who's been licensed to practice in the state since 2002, focuses on performing home deliveries, according to the board's Interim Non-Practice Agreement.
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More Effects From Gate City Fraud Accusations

More Effects From Gate City Fraud AccusationsThe investigation continues into the fraud allegations against Gate City Transportation in Greensboro.
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Bill: Private School Employees Can Carry Handguns In Forsyth County

Bill: Private School Employees Can Carry Handguns In Forsyth CountyA bill filed in NC General Assembly, House Bill 139, would allow employees at private schools in Forsyth County to carry handguns.
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NC Man Accused Of Beating Pit Bull Puppy To Death

NC Man Accused Of Beating Pit Bull Puppy To DeathAuthorities have accused a Fayetteville man of beating his 10-month-old pit bull puppy to death last May
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Murder Charge Dropped In Death Of NC Man Killed At Birthday Party

Murder Charge Dropped In Death Of NC Man Killed At Birthday PartyProsecutors have dropped charges against a High Point man for a shooting death last year.
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Another Girl Appproached By Unknown Man At School Bus Stop

Another Girl Appproached By Unknown Man At School Bus StopPolice investigate 6th school bus stop scare in Guilford County. WFMY News 2's Tony Smith reports
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Sixth School Bus Stop Scare In Guilford Co.

Sixth School Bus Stop Scare In Guilford Co.Another Girl Appproached By Unknown Man At School Bus Stop - WFMY News 2's Tony Smith reports
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People Are 'Digitally Kidnapping' Your Children's Photos

People Are 'Digitally Kidnapping' Your Children's PhotosStrangers could be using pictures of your children right now.
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ACC Tourney Brings Big Crowds, Big Business

ACC Tourney Brings Big Crowds, Big BusinessThe tournament equals big business wherever you turn in Greensboro, but if you don't want to get stuck in a sea of basketball fanatics -- there are ways to get around them.
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Farmer Elementary Students Sing National Anthem at Women's ACC Tournament

Farmer Elementary Students Sing National Anthem at Women's ACC TournamentStudents from Farmer Elementary in Asheboro sings National Anthem at opening of Women's ACC Tournament on Friday, March 6.
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4All Day: Talk to NC Licensed Lawyer For Free

4All Day: Talk to NC Licensed Lawyer For FreeOn Friday, March 6, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., North Carolina lawyers are volunteering their time to provide free legal information to North Carolinians.
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March 1965: Selma-to-Montgomery March #Selma

March 1965: Selma-to-Montgomery March #SelmaCivil rights demonstrators, led by Dr Martin Luther King, pass by federal guards as they make their way from Selma to Montgomery on March 23, 1965 in Alabama, on the third leg of the Selma to Montgomery marches. The Selma-to-Montgomery March for voting rights ended...
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Federal & State Investigators Raid Gate City Transportation

Federal & State Investigators Raid Gate City TransportationGate City Transportation (GCT) and its owner Roderick Jessup are being investigated by Federal & State agents for possible Medicaid fraud. As part of the investigation, investigators seized vans and buses from GCT's property.
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Potholes: The Damage They Cause To Vehicles

Potholes: The Damage They Cause To VehiclesLast week’s snow left mangled roads for drivers this week. Potholes can cause some major damage to vehicles from tire and alignments issues to suspensions issues, which could add up to a pretty costly repair bill.
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Crews Repair Water Main Break In Winston-Salem

Crews Repair Water Main Break In Winston-SalemCrews were out repairing a water main break on Second Street and Main Street in Winston-Salem on Monday.
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Cold Weather Blamed Of Hole In Eden Bridge

Cold Weather Blamed Of Hole In Eden BridgeA DOT crew repaired a hole about a foot in diameter on the two lane bridge that passes over the Dan River on Highway 700 in Eden. According to the DOT crew, the hole was most likely created by water freezing in a crack, then thawing and causing the damaged road to fall...
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Greensboro Coliseum Gets Ready For March Madness!

Greensboro Coliseum Gets Ready For March Madness!Crews at the Greensboro Coliseum are setting up for the Atlantic Coast Conference Women's Basketball Tournament which starts Wednesday March 4.
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