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Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Shakes Mexican Capital

ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets, where broken windows and debris fell, but there were no early reports of major damage or casualties.

Wake Schools See Increase In Teacher Resignations

RALEIGH (AP) — Wake County school officials say the number of teacher resignations has increased 41 percent this year.

North Carolina Flu Deaths Reach 100

RALEIGH, N.C. — State health officials say 100 people have died from flu in North Carolina this season. Officials said two people died from the flu last week, bringing the deaths from the viral illness to 100.

NC Gov's Proposal Doesn't Address Duke Ash Pits

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — While Gov. Pat McCrory is touting a proposal to strengthen government oversight of the state's coal ash dumps, it doesn't address one key issue: What will happen to Duke Energy's ash pits.

Cooper, Other Lawyers Resolve NC Defamation Case

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper has settled a longstanding case with a family of Raleigh lawyers who sued him for defamation in a television commercial he aired in his campaign for the job 14 years ago.

Deal Reached On Calming Ukraine Tensions

GENEVA (AP) -- Top diplomats from the United States, European Union, Russia and Ukraine reached agreement after marathon talks Thursday on immediate steps to ease the crisis in Ukraine.

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