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Charlotte Fire Crews Rescue Families After Water Main Break

Charlotte Fire Crews Rescue Families After Water Main BreakA water main break has forced the evacuation of three homes in south Charlotte Sunday morning.
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Soggy Sunday on Tap for the Triad

Soggy Sunday on Tap for the TriadA Storm Will Bring Up to 1" of Rain to the Piedmont Sunday into Monday
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Child Hit By Car In Winston-Salem

Child Hit By Car In Winston-SalemA 10-year-old child is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car.
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Garth Brooks Visits Greensboro Boys And Girls Club

Garth Brooks Visits Greensboro Boys And Girls ClubGarth Brooks' last show in Greensboro is Sunday.
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Read to Succeed

Read 2 Succeed: Greensboro Day School 11/19/14

Read 2 Succeed: Greensboro Day School 11/19/14Read 2 Succeed: Greensboro Day School 11/19/14
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Read 2 Succeed: General Greene Elementary 11/20/14

Read 2 Succeed: General Greene Elementary 11/20/14Read 2 Succeed: General Greene Elementary 11/20/14
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Read 2 Succeed: Smith Elementary 11/06/14

Read 2 Succeed: Smith Elementary 11/06/14Read 2 Succeed: Smith Elementary 11/06/14
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2 Killed, 1 Injured In Winston-Salem Wreck

2 Killed, 1 Injured In Winston-Salem WreckWinston-Salem Police say two people were killed and another injured in a wreck late Saturday night.
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Read to Succeed

Read 2 Succeed: Foust Elementary 11/13/14

Read 2 Succeed: Foust Elementary 11/13/14Read 2 Succeed: Foust Elementary 11/13/14
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Watercooler News

UVA Suspends Fraternities Amid Rape Investigation

UVA Suspends Fraternities Amid Rape InvestigationThe decision comes amid a police investigation of an alleged rape of a female freshman by seven men at a fraternity party in September 2012.
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Garth Brooks At Greensboro Boys And Girls Club

Garth Brooks At Greensboro Boys And Girls ClubGarth Brooks and Greensboro kids
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Life

Women's Only 5K Raises More Than $110K

Women's Only 5K Raises More Than $110KWFMY News 2 is a proud sponsor of the Women's Only 5K Walk & Run taking place at Women's Hospital in Greensboro.
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Officials: Asheville-Area Tourism At Record Levels

Officials: Asheville-Area Tourism At Record LevelsThe Asheville Citizen-Times reports that occupancy rates in Buncombe County hit an all-time high in October.
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Patrick Co. Mother Found Dead, Boyfriend Arrested In Greensboro

Patrick Co. Mother Found Dead, Boyfriend Arrested In GreensboroThe Patrick County Sheriff's Office told WFMY News 2 deputies arrested 35-year-old Anthony Joyce on abduction and robbery charges.
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WFMY News 2's Women's Only 5K

WFMY News 2's Women's Only 5KRunners at the finish line
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Sheriff: NC Man Wanted In Abuse Of 2-Month-Old

Sheriff: NC Man Wanted In Abuse Of 2-Month-OldAuthorities said 23-year-old Dustin Aaron Wilson is wanted for abusing his two-month-old child after the assault was reported to them by the Rowan Regional Medical Center.
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NC Republicans meet to select new House speaker

NC Republicans meet to select new House speakerNC GOP lawmakers are meeting to elect a nominee to succeed U.S. Sen.-elect Thom Tillis as the next state House speaker.
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Greensboro Adds Portable Lights Downtown To Deter Crime

Greensboro Adds Portable Lights Downtown To Deter CrimeGREENSBORO, N.C. -- The City of Greensboro has installed eight portable lights around downtown as a fast way to try and deter crime.
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City Helps Deliver Letters To Santa

City Helps Deliver Letters To SantaThe third annual Santa's Mailbox Project in Greensboro has officially started.
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2 Lanes Reopen After Water Line Break In Burlington

2 Lanes Reopen After Water Line Break In BurlingtonNCDOT has barricaded two east bound lanes in Burlington due to a water line break.
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30 Days: County Sets Deadline For Repairs to Clemmons House

30 Days: County Sets Deadline For Repairs to Clemmons HouseFriday, November 21 a hearing was held to determine the future of the house on Knob Hill Dr.
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2 Arrested, 1 Wanted In Triad Sweepstakes Robbery

2 Arrested, 1 Wanted In Triad Sweepstakes RobberyThe robbery happened on Monday, November 17 around 4 a.m. at Real Deal Sweepstakes #2 on Ball Park Road in Thomasville.
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UNC Chapel Hill Billed $3 Million For Fake Classes Probe

UNC Chapel Hill Billed $3 Million For Fake Classes ProbeNorth Carolina's flagship public university is being billed more than $3 million for the probe by outside attorneys that detailed a nearly two-decade-long scheme that used fake grades to keep some athletes eligible.
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Guilford Co. Students Make Scarves For Homeless

Guilford Co. Students Make Scarves For HomelessGuilford County Schools officials tell WFMY News 2 the scarves will be included in care packages to be donated to 16 Cent Ministries Church.
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Additional Lighting Added In Downtown Greensboro

Additional Lighting Added In Downtown GreensboroThe portable lighting is the first phase of a planned downtown lighting strategy according to city officials.
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Audit Reveals Civil Rights Museum's $25M Debt

Audit Reveals Civil Rights Museum's $25M DebtThe 42-page audit states the ICRCM owe $25,869,658 to creditors.
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Free Car Seat Safety Check Up Monday

Free Car Seat Safety Check Up MondayWe'll have expert technicians form Safe Guilford at the station in Greensboro.
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Executive Order & Executive Action: Whats The Difference?

Executive Order & Executive Action: Whats The Difference?President Obama's executive action on immigration is making headlines, but do you know what an executive action is?
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Your Webcam's Watching You-- Is A Stranger Too?

Your Webcam's Watching You-- Is A Stranger Too?Your webcams could be monitored by thieves, voyeurs or even just curious web surfers who could be watching your every move.
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2Test: Homemade VS. Store Bought Pumpkin Pie

2Test: Homemade VS. Store Bought Pumpkin Pie40 people tasted the two pies. Most people said they would prefer a homemade pie. But could they tell the difference?
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Is Your Resume Dating You?

Is Your Resume Dating You?If your home address or landline is on your resume...it's dated. Plus, why punctuation can make you seem older too.
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U.S. Marshals Arrest Suspect In NC

U.S. Marshals Arrest Suspect In NCThe U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force arrested a man in Sanford Friday morning.
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Man Wanted For Greensboro Robberies Returned From Canada

Man Wanted For Greensboro Robberies Returned From CanadaU.S. Marshals transported a man wanted for several robberies in Greensboro.
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Food For Thought: Kids & Holiday Eating

Food For Thought: Kids & Holiday EatingA plate of holiday cookies isn't an option, but carrot sticks only isn't either. How to balance it all.
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Kids Want to Know: Why Don't Leaves Turn Blue?

Kids Want to Know: Why Don't Leaves Turn Blue?There are chemicals in the leaves that cause four different colors but blue is not one of them!
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UNCG Students Pack Over 14,000 Meals To Stop Hunger

UNCG Students Pack Over 14,000 Meals To Stop Hunger<p>Over 14,000 meals were packed by about 80 UNCG student volunteers for the Stop Hunger Now program. It was the final event for UNCG’s “Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week”.</p>
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UNCG Students Pack Over 14,000 Meals To Stop Hunger

UNCG Students Pack Over 14,000 Meals To Stop HungerUNCG student volunteers are packing 15,000 meals for people around the world who are malnourished and hungry.
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Crime

Autopsy: NC Priest Was Strangled

Autopsy: NC Priest Was StrangledA 71-year-old Anglican priest from Durham whose body was found at a state park was strangled
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Second North Carolina Child Dies From The Flu

Second North Carolina Child Dies From The FluA second child in North Carolina has died from the flu this season.
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Alamance Elementary Wins Cash & Cans Recycling Competition

Alamance Elementary Wins Cash & Cans Recycling CompetitionAlamance Elementary in Guilford Co. is one of three schools that won for collecting cans for recycling. The students collected 618 pounds of cans and won sunglasses and a pizza party. The school also received $309. The “Kids Cash &amp; Cans” program is sponsored by...
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Junior League Of Winton-Salem Opens 5th Annual Boutique

Junior League Of Winton-Salem Opens 5th Annual BoutiqueGet a jump on your holiday shopping at the Junior League of Winton-Salem&rsquo;s 5th Annual Boutique located at the Embassy Suites. The event runs Nov. 21 to Nov. 22 and is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
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Top News

Baby Dream: Triad Couple Taps Into "Social Giving"

Baby Dream: Triad Couple Taps Into "Social Giving"It's now a growing online trend thanks to sites like GoFundMe.
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Chef Furness Recipes: Monte Cristo & Turkey Red Curry

Chef Furness Recipes: Monte Cristo & Turkey Red CurryPinch of cinnamon, allspice, nutmeg
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Good Morning Show

Holiday Shopping Fun For The Family

Holiday Shopping Fun For The FamilyThe Junior League of Winston-Salem is hosting its fifth annual Boutique this weekend.
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Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway This Saturday

Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway This SaturdayThe I Am A Queen Foundation is helping you give your family the best Thanksgiving possible.
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NC School Bus Driver Accused Of Driving While Under Influence

NC School Bus Driver Accused Of Driving While Under InfluenceIn North Carolina, any blood alcohol content above 0.04 is illegal for drivers with a commercial driver's license.
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NC Lawmakers Don't Have To Give Up Emails In Election Lawsuit

NC Lawmakers Don't Have To Give Up Emails In Election LawsuitThe ruling was made Thursday on legislative confidentiality in lawsuits challenging provisions of the 2013 law.
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Good Morning Show

Read 2 Succeed: General Greene Elementary 2014

Read 2 Succeed: General Greene Elementary 2014The Good Morning Show visits General Greene Elementary for their Read 2 Succeed program.
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Suspect In Shooting Near GTCC Identified, In Custody

Suspect In Shooting Near GTCC Identified, In CustodyPolice in High Point are looking for a man who shot a woman during a domestic dispute near the Guilford Technical Community College (GTCC) campus.
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Different Views on President Obama's Immigration Order

Different Views on President Obama's Immigration OrderThe president took a stand on Thursday night, making his plan for immigration an order.
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Swim Team Protests Quiet

Swim Team Protests QuietSwimmers and their families protested a new rule at the Greensboro Aquatic Center.
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WFMY News 2 Winterfest Opens In Downtown Greensboro

WFMY News 2 Winterfest Opens In Downtown GreensboroWFMY News 2's Winterfest kicks off it's fifth season on Thursday, November 20 at a new location.
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"Opening Day" Tickets For 2015 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament On Sale Friday

"Opening Day" Tickets For 2015 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament On Sale FridayThe first session will be played on a Tuesday, which officials say is a first
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Nation

Veterans Spouses Diagnosed With Secondary PTSD

Veterans Spouses Diagnosed With Secondary PTSDVeterans Spouses Diagnosed With Secondary PTSD
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Greensboro Urban Ministries' Feast Of Caring

Greensboro Urban Ministries' Feast Of CaringHundreds of people gathered in the fellowship hall of First Baptist Church in Greensboro for the 23rd annual Feast of Caring.
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Crime

Police Investigate Rape Allegation At University Of Virginia

Police Investigate Rape Allegation At University Of VirginiaThe article, published online Wednesday, reported that a first-year student said she was sexually assaulted by seven men at a fraternity party in September 2012.
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Watercooler News

Soldier Surprises Daughter At SC School Assembly

Soldier Surprises Daughter At SC School AssemblyThe Spector family plans to spend Thanksgiving together.
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Inmate Tries To Escape From High Point Jail

Inmate Tries To Escape From High Point JailSheriff BJ Barnes said 31-year-old Quinton Blocker climbed onto a recreation yard ledge and removed ductwork in an attempt to access a security screen.
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Judge Gives Okay For Prayer At Forsyth Co. Commissioners Meeting

Judge Gives Okay For Prayer At Forsyth Co. Commissioners MeetingLet us pray--words that can be said once again said before the start of county commissioners meeting in Forsyth County.
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Nation

President Obama's Plan Protects 5M Undocumented Immigrants

President Obama's Plan Protects 5M Undocumented ImmigrantsPresident Obama will take a historic, legacy-defining step Thursday night when he announces a plan to protect 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation, infuriating Republicans but satisfying immigrants who have fought for years for such relief.
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