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Residents Near Duke Ash Dumps Told Not To Drink Well Water

RALEIGH, N.C. State officials are advising an undisclosed number of residents near Duke Energy coal ash dumps not to drink or cook with water from their wells after tests showed contamination with toxic heavy metals.

Time Dwindling On NC Senate Effort To Block Dix Land Sale

RALEIGH, N.C. Time appears to be running out for the North Carolina legislature to block the state's impending sale of land where the Dorothea Dix mental hospital stood to the city of Raleigh for a park.

North Carolina's March Unemployment Rate Inches Up

RALEIGH, N.C. North Carolina's jobless rate has inched up from the prior two months. The NC Commerce Department said Tuesday that the state's unemployment rate was 5.4 percent in March.

FBI Recovers Gold Bar From North Carolina Robbery In Florida

MIAMI A gold bar stolen in a $5 million armored truck robbery in North Carolina has been recovered by the FBI in South Florida, and authorities suspect a strong Miami-area connection.

Blue Bell Creameries Issues Recall Of All Products

BRENHAM, Texas (AP) Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries issued a voluntary recall Monday night for all of its products on the market after two samples of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeria, a potentially deadly bacteria.

Supreme Court Orders Review Of North Carolina Redistricting

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court on Monday threw out a North Carolina court ruling that upheld Republican-drawn electoral districts for state and congressional lawmakers.

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