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Bill Could End Death Row Delays

Posted: 05/14/2009 - The legal knot that has delayed North Carolina executions could be unraveled in legislation tentatively approved by the Senate. The bill is designed to weed out racial bias in capital punishment.

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People React To Smoking Ban

Updated: 05/14/2009 - Trouble for tobacco users, but delight for those fed up with secondhand smoke. The smoking ban is one step away from becoming a state law.

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Steele Praises Romney After Criticizing Him

Posted: 05/13/2009 - The head of the Republican Party said Tuesday he regrets the public interpretation of comments in which he said the GOP voted against Mitt Romney last year in part because he was a Mormon.

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Social Security, Medicare Dwindling In Recession

Posted: 05/13/2009 - Social Security and Medicare are fading even faster under the weight of the recession, heading for insolvency years sooner than previously expected, the government warned Tuesday.

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Coastal Counties Look To Legislature

Updated: 05/12/2009 - North Carolina coastal homeowners saddled this spring with huge increases in their insurance premiums, deductibles and surcharges are seeking help from state lawmakers.

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Elizabeth Edwards Speaks Out About Life's Hardships

Updated: 05/11/2009 - The realization her husband was having an affair was just one of many things Elizabeth Edwards has had to stomach with the rest of the world watching. Now, her silence is over.

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Vote On School Start Date

Posted: 05/11/2009 - Legislation that would let North Carolina schools start the academic year two weeks earlier each August is getting another hearing in a state House committee.

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Woman Resigns After "Banditos" Remark

Posted: 05/10/2009 - A woman appointed to a New York City commission has resigned after coming under withering criticism for saying Mexico should "get a grip on its banditos."

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Vt. Dems Criticize Obama On Stance On Bush Aides

Posted: 05/10/2009 - Vermont Democrats say President Barack Obama is being soft on prosecuting former Bush administration officials over torture, electronic spying and other matters.

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Obama Jabs At Himself, DC's Establishment

Posted: 05/10/2009 - President Barack Obama mocked his own administration and gave playful digs at his critics and Republicans at a black-tie dinner Saturday night attended by a mix of politicians, celebrities and journalists.

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AP Sources: Obama Wants Fed To Be Finance Supercop

Posted: 05/09/2009 - The White House told industry officials on Friday that it is leaning toward recommending that the Federal Reserve become the supercop for "too big to fail" companies capable of causing another financial meltdown.

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Statue Of Liberty Crown Reopens July 4

Posted: 05/08/2009 - Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says the crown of the Statue of Liberty will reopen July 4. It's been closed since 9/11. Friday morning, NBC's Today Show broadcast from the crown, right here on WITN.

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Analysis: Obama Charts Active Role In Mideast

Posted: 05/08/2009 - The impending arrival of Israel's prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, will start an unpredictable engagement by President Barack Obama in trying to shift the Middle East from a tense standoff to Arab-Israeli peacemaking.

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