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 2021-02-25 19:24 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

GOP rallies solidly against Democrats' virus relief package...

Despite paper-thin congressional majorities, Democratic leaders were poised to push the sweeping package through the House on Friday....

 2021-02-25 18:54 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Lady Gaga's dog walker shot, two of singer's French bulldogs stolen...

Lady Gaga, who is currently in Italy filming a movie, is reportedly offering half-a-million dollars for the safe return of her dogs....

 2021-02-25 18:54 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

'We take them from hustling to hiring' | Charlotte business owner helps launch hundred of businesses amid pandemic...

Minority business owners comprise 18% of the businesses overall yet are 32% of the population but one woman is helping to close that gap despite COVID-19....

 2021-02-25 18:24 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

It's not just you. All those Zoom calls are exhausting to everyone...

Millions of Americans spend hours on video conferences each day. Those calls are adding up. And beating us down....

 2021-02-25 17:24 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Mecklenburg County health officials to update COVID-19 situation, expiring health directive...

Health Director Gibbie Harris' public health directive expires Friday, Feb. 26. The decision follows Gov. Cooper's easing of COVID-19 restrictions statewide....

 2021-02-25 16:23 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

'It's dangerous': Drivers in Belmont want traffic light at busy intersection...

Neighbors who live near Acme Road and Woodlawn Street say it's hard to see speeding drivers around the curve at the busy Gaston County intersection....

 2021-02-25 14:52 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

The Secret in Scarboro: The Oak Ridge 85...

In September 1955, 85 Black students from the historic Scarboro community in Oak Ridge became the first to integrate a public school in the southeast....

 2021-02-25 14:52 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Fauci: Whatever COVID vaccine is available, take it...

Dr. Fauci warns people shouldn't hold off on getting the Johnson & Johnson vaccine while waiting for the slightly more effective Pfizer or Moderna shots....

 2021-02-25 14:22 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Davidson woman paves the way for Black winery owners in America...

Lindsey Williams gave up her career as an attorney to open Davidson Wine Co. in 2018. Along the way she's encountered many obstacles but is living her dream....

 2021-02-25 13:52 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

US jobless claims fall to 730,000 but layoffs remain high...

The latest figures come as the job market has made scant progress in the past three months....

 2021-02-25 11:22 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

US House set to vote on legal safeguards for LGBTQ people...

The Equality Act amends existing civil rights law to explicitly include sexual orientation and gender identification as protected characteristics....

 2021-02-25 09:51 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Tokyo Olympic torch relay to kick off in one month...

The relay begins on March 25 from the northeastern prefecture of Fukushima and will crisscross the country. It ends on July 23 at the opening ceremony in Tokyo....

 2021-02-25 07:21 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

US has 'lowest flu season' on record during COVID pandemic...

Whether it was social distancing or more people getting their shots, the flu season has virtually disappeared at a time when it normally hits its peak....

 2021-02-25 06:51 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

NBC to air Paralympics in prime time for first time ever...

1,200 hours of programming will air across NBC's linear and digital channels from the Summer Paralympic Games in Tokyo....

 2021-02-25 05:51 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Gastonia Honey Hunters majority owner inspiring others to take interest in baseball: 'If I can do it, you can do it.'...

Brandon Bellamy is currently the only Black majority owner at any level of professional baseball....

 2021-02-25 05:51 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

If your yard is a swamp, you aren't alone, but it's not all about the rain either....

Cold, clouds and lack of sun play a role....

 2021-02-25 05:21 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Malik Monk scores 29 points, Hornets cool off Suns 124-121...

The Charlotte Hornets cooled off the Phoenix Suns with a 124-121 victory Wednesday night....

 2021-02-25 04:51 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Do plants really improve your mental health?...

Bobbie Mabe, a horticultural therapist at HopeWay, talks about the impacts of plants and gardening on your mental health....

 2021-02-25 04:51 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

‘It’s a rebuilding process’ | Gastonia Boy Scout troop working to recover thousands of dollars worth of stolen equipment...

Troop 501 Scoutmaster says without the stolen trailer filled with camping equipment they will have to reconsider future plans for the troop...

 2021-02-25 03:21 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Moderna has created COVID vaccine to battle South African variant...

Moderna says a version of its COVID-19 vaccine aimed specifically at fighting the South African virus variant will now undergo clinical study....

 2021-02-25 02:21 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Federal watchdog criticizes FAA over certification of Boeing jet...

The report is the latest of several to examine the FAA's approval of the Boeing 737 Max before crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia killed 346 people....

 2021-02-25 00:21 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Gaston College bringing back sports after 50 years...

Teams will compete at the Junior College level...

 2021-02-24 23:20 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

If you are vaccinated, can you see your grandparents?...

Most of the elderly have spent the last year in isolation trying to avoid catching COVID-19. But are those efforts changing now that many have been vaccinated?...

 2021-02-24 23:20 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Early research shows those who had COVID-19 may only need 1 dose of vaccine...

With limited supply, that means the extra doses could be saved for others who need it most....

 2021-02-24 22:50 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

NBA reveals schedule for the second half of the Charlotte Hornets' season...

The Hornets will have two nationally televised games...

 2021-02-24 22:20 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Biden administration withdraws from transgender athlete case...

The Justice Department and the Education Department's Office for Civil Rights withdrew their support for the case ahead of a hearing scheduled for Friday....

 2021-02-24 22:20 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

VERIFY: KN95, N95, cloth, disposable. Which masks work best, according to the CDC?...

The CDC recommends wearing a mask in public, but what kind? The Verify team went to the experts for the latest information on masking....

 2021-02-24 22:20 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Charlotte Fire Department concerned over uptick in fire calls and fatalities...
 2021-02-24 20:50 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Two charged following armed robberies at Charlotte businesses...

Police said they have charged 29-year-old Terrence Javonte White and 29-year-old Travis Jordan Chislom for their involvement in the robberies....

 2021-02-24 19:50 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Cabarrus County Schools superintendent announces resignation...

The resignation was announced at a Cabarrus County Board of Education special called meeting on Feb. 23....

 2021-02-24 19:50 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

AMBER Alert issued for missing North Carolina 4-year-old...

Officials believe they may be traveling US 17 north in a Burgundy 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser with NC license tag number TCY-9075....

 2021-02-24 19:20 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

LIVE: SC health leaders give update on vaccine rollout...

As of Wednesday, a total of 868,819 vaccine doses have been administered in South Carolina....

 2021-02-24 18:21 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Largest lenders deny home loans for Black applicants two, three times more often than whites...

Marketwide, the data reveal mortgage disparities spanning every income bracket....

 2021-02-24 18:20 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Charlotte woman accused of shopping spree with $150K COVID-19 business relief loan...

A Charlotte woman who lied to get a COVID-19 relief loan went on a shopping spree at designer retailers and diamond storms, prosecutors say....

 2021-02-24 17:49 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Everything coming and leaving Netflix in March 2021...

Netflix plans on releasing a packed lineup of movies, shows, docuseries and comedy specials throughout the month of March....

 2021-02-24 17:19 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Biden aims to distribute masks to millions in 'equity' push...

Donald Trump's administration considered sending masks to all Americans, but Biden is adopting a more conservative approach....

 2021-02-24 17:19 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

'This girl looks just like me': Rock Hill teenager writes powerful poem inspired by Amanda Gorman...

Youjaye Daniels, a Junior at the South Carolina Governor's School for Arts and Humanities, wrote the poem for a class assignment....

 2021-02-24 16:49 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Lucky to be alive, Tiger Woods faces difficult recovery after crash...

The first deputy who arrived at the scene of the rollover crash said...

 2021-02-24 15:49 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Third stimulus check: When could Americans receive $1,400 payments?...

Lawmakers are inching closer toward approving a third round of stimulus checks. A full House vote is expected Friday on Biden's proposed $1.9T virus relief bill....

 2021-02-24 14:49 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

FDA staff releases review of Johnson & Johnson single-dose COVID vaccine...

The Food and Drug Administration's scientists confirmed that overall the vaccine is about 66% effective at preventing moderate to severe COVID-19....

 2021-02-24 14:19 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Road where Tiger Woods crashed is known for high speeds...

Woods was hospitalized and underwent surgery after the crash on Hawthorne Boulevard that winds its way through subdivisions in wealthy coastal suburbs of LA....

 2021-02-24 06:18 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Tiger Woods expresses gratitude, recovering after car crash in Los Angeles...

The LA County police chief and fire chief said Woods was alert and able to communicate, and that there was no immediate evidence that the golf champion was impaired....

 2021-02-24 05:48 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

NC's COVID-19 numbers are declining and restrictions could soon loosen, what's causing the decrease?...

North Carolina's coronavirus metrics are have fallen from their peak in January to pre-holiday November levels. What driving the trends?...

 2021-02-24 05:48 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Mallard Creek takes on rival Vance to open season...

Mallard Creek football coach Kennedy Tinsley had trouble getting players to leave the practice field on Tuesday night, which is a nice problem to have....

 2021-02-24 05:18 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Popular Charlotte Puerto Rican restaurant battling troubles of the pandemic and a recent break-in...

The owners of Papi's Puerto Rican Cuisine took to TikTok to spread the word about the crime and received an outpour of support in response....

 2021-02-24 04:48 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Lenoir thrift store among damaged businesses after large fire...

Three volunteer fire departments and three nearby town fire departments all came on scene to assist the Lenoir Fire Department....

 2021-02-24 04:48 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Mecklenburg County hopes to have some former 'Tent City' resident in permanent housing by end of week...

The temporary hotel-stays were needed, but county officials understand more needs to be done quickly. People will only be able to stay in the hotels for 90 days....

 2021-02-24 03:47 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

Gastonia toy business doing 300% better than expected in pandemic...

Jimmy Woody said time at home means more people are collecting toys than ever before....

 2021-02-24 03:17 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

CMS to temporarily close After School Enrichment Programs...

The district said 25 ASEP sites across the county will remain open through the school year, but the other temporary closures go into effect on April 5....

 2021-02-24 01:17 

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[ NBC Charlotte ]

USPS selects Oshkosh Defense to build greener mail truck...

It's part of an effort to make the USPS more environmentally friendly by switching a portion of its massive fleet to electric vehicles....

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