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  • Wake County teacher in a classroom
  • Republicans blame teacher resignations on Governor Pat McCrory's predecessors.
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north carolina news, wake county news, raleigh news, wake county schools, local/state, heather waliga
  • Wake County teacher in a classroom
  • School leaders say they're seeing a 41 percent increase in teacher resignations over the same period last year.
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  • Crews work to improve road where teen was killed in crash
  • The DOT is making changes to a local road after a teenager was killed earlier this month.
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north carolina news, johnston county news, accident, local/state, heather waliga
  • Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane delivers State of the City address.
  • Mayor Nancy McFarlane delivered her state of the city address with a big focus on transportation.
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north carolina news, raleigh news, nancy mcfarlane, local/state, heather waliga
  • Quarry on Duraleigh Road
  • The quarry has been on Duraleigh Road for decades, and has kept Raleigh from fully connecting its greenways.
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north carolina news, wake county news, raleigh news, local/state, heather waliga
  • Matt Coakley
  • Mixed Martial Arts fighter in prison for 6-8 years after Raleigh bar fight left man with missing eye.
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north carolina news, raleigh news, abc11 investigates, heather waliga
  • Aberdeen store signs
  • Owners defending decision over sign that reads: "No hoodies. No helmets. No backpacks."
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north carolina news, moore county news, local/state, heather waliga
  • Food stamp victim gets help from ABC11 viewer
  • A local woman waited months before finally getting her benefits recertified last year, only to be put on the waiting list, again.
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north carolina news, wake county news, local/state, heather waliga
  • After months of problems with the new NCTracks computer system, a lawsuit has been filed
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local/state
  • Food stamp voucher - old
  • Some on food stamp are struggling to make ends meet with the little food for their family.
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north carolina news, wake county news, local/state, heather waliga
  • A major retailer is doing its part to help reduce the spread of the deadly illness
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north carolina news, local/state, heather waliga
  • Flu shot
  • A major retailer is doing its part to help reduce the spread of the deadly illness
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local/state
  • Cashier
  • An ABC11 viewer wanted to share the generous act of kindness that she received while shopping at Walmart
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local/state
  • Cashier
  • An ABC11 viewer wanted to share the generous act of kindness that she received while shopping at Walmart
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north carolina news, local/state, heather waliga
  • Durham Rescue Mission
  • Crews from the Durham Rescue Mission scoured the area on a race against frigid temperatures and dangerous wind chill.
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  • Smoking
  • Despite the backlash at the time, the smoking ban has apparently been good for business and health.
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  • Empty boxes from Christmas presents sit at the curb waiting for the garbage collector.
  • Leaving empty boxes on the curb can let thieves know what's inside your home
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local/state
  • A house fire on Raleighs Catabwa Street.
  • Joyce and Bill Correll were not injured in the fire, but it charred half of the house they called home for 45 years.
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north carolina news, raleigh news, fire, local/state, heather waliga
  • Southwest Airlines Boeing 737
  • Airline apologized after plane suddenly dropped thousands of feet coming into Raleigh
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  • Southwest Airlines Boeing 737
  • Airline apologized after plane suddenly dropped thousands of feet coming into Raleigh
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  • Laurence Lovette
  • Laurence Lovette is accused of killing Abhijit Mahato.
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durham county news, north carolina news, eve carson, laurence lovette jr., local/state, heather waliga
  • Toys ready for distribution at the Salvation Army
  • Children in need will receive a toy and new clothes for Christmas thanks to a very generous ABC11 viewer
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local/state
  • Toys ready for distribution at the Salvation Army
  • Thousands of children in need will receive a toy and new clothes for Christmas thanks to a very generous ABC11 viewer
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  • NC Dem. Senator Kay Hagan
  • The Senate is churning through a round-the-clock session over President Barack Obama's nominees
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national/world
  • Maya Angelou
  • Angelou said she can't help but smile when she thinks of Mandela.
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  • Cafe Parizades in Durham hosts a vegan Thanksgiving meal every year
  • Cafe Parizades in Durham hosts a vegan Thanksgiving meal every year
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local/state
  • Best Buy advertises its Thanksgiving sale starting at 6 p.m. Thursday
  • Instead of gathered around the table with family, several shoppers will spend Thanksgiving camped outside stores
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local/state
  • Best Buy advertises its Thanksgiving sale starting at 6 p.m. Thursday
  • Instead of gathered around the table with family, several shoppers will spend Thanksgiving camped outside major retailers
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north carolina news, wake county news, raleigh news, local/state, heather waliga
  • A passenger check her cell phone before a flight, Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, in Boston. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
  • Regulators say the rules against making cellphone calls during airline flights are "outdated"
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local/state
  • NC State Auditor Beth Wood
  • Says she warned health care officials that the computer system for Medicaid reimbursement had problems
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inside politics
  • Airline cockpit blackwhite
  • The I-Team is looking into the communication breakdown mid-air that scared many passengers on a Southwest flight.
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north carolina news, raleigh durham airport, raleigh news, wake county news, abc11 investigates, heather waliga
  • Southwest Airlines Boeing 737
  • Airline apologizes after plane suddenly drops thousands of feet coming into Raleigh
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local/state
  • Southwest Airlines Boeing 737
  • Passengers told ABC11 the pilot yelled "We're going down" before the plane took a nosedive
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  • Southwest Airlines Boeing 737
  • Passengers told ABC11 the pilot yelled "We're going down" before the plane took a nosedive
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  • There could be political fallout for some after President Obama apologized for problems plaguing the Affordable Care Act.
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barack obama, kay hagan, inside politics, heather waliga
  • State Superintendent Dr. June Atkinson presents test data.
  • The new READY assessment finds fewer than half the students in grade 3 scored in the proficient range on year-end tests
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local/state
  • A student who doesn't do their homework may no longer end up with a zero for the assignment
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  • A student who doesn't do their homework may no longer end up with a zero for the assignment
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  • State Attorney General Roy Cooper
  • The state attorney general sat down with ABC11 and talked teacher salaries, gay marriage, and a possible run for governor
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  • State Attorney General Roy Cooper
  • The state attorney general sat down with ABC11 and talked teacher salaries, gay marriage, and a possible run for governor
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north carolina news, roy cooper, local/state, heather waliga
  • The race takes place on Palm Sunday, and could cause some traffic nightmares for local congregations
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local/state
  • Children at play
  • The expanded gun law allows permit holders to carry concealed weapons onto playgrounds
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  • Children at play
  • The expanded gun law allows permit holders to carry concealed weapons onto playgrounds
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local/state
  • Glass of beer
  • The federal government shutdown could leave America's craft brewers with a serious hangover.
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local/state
  • North Carolina governments new Innovation Center opened Thursday, almost six months after Gov. Pat McCrory announced the concept to help modernize the states information technology inventory.
  • McCrory says the iCenter will help NC modernize its broken information technology systems
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local/state
  • Milana and Nadia were both adopted from orphanages in the Ukraine to Wake County families
  • The two girls were adopted over 6,000 miles away but now both call Raleigh home thanks to two special families
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north carolina news, wake county news, raleigh news, local/state, heather waliga
  • Milana and Nadia were both adopted from orphanages in the Ukraine to Wake County families
  • The two girls were adopted over 6,000 miles away but now both call Raleigh home thanks to two special families
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local/state
  • Students and a teacher in a classroom
  • Now that the multi-million dollar school bond has been approved, spending is under the microsope
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local/state
  • Students and a teacher in a classroom
  • Now that the multi-million dollar school bond has been approved, spending is under the microsope
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north carolina news, wake county news, wake county schools, local/state, heather waliga
  • Food Stamps
  • Medicaid enrollment goes live on the N.C. Fast system Tuesday, which could create an even bigger mess and more delays
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north carolina news, wake county news, local/state, heather waliga