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  • Parking Meter
  • When a Chapel Hill woman finds her tax refund has been garnished, she called Diane Wilson.
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  • Parking Meter
  • When a Chapel Hill woman finds her tax refund has been garnished, she called Diane Wilson.
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  • A skid mark shows where a car crashed in Orange County.
  • North Carolina Highway Patrol says early indications are speed played a role in accident.
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  • North Carolinas James Michael McAdoo (43) reacts following a basket against Duke during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Chapel Hill, N.C., Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. North Carolina won 74-66.
  • North Carolina junior James Michael McAdoo will enter the NBA draft.
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  • UNC dorms evacuated, smoke alarms students
  • UNC students were concerned after a thick haze of smoke covered campus and several dorms were evacuated Thursday.
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  • Kennth Lussier
  • Kenneth Lussier walked away from an outside work assignment in Hillsborough on Monday afternoon.
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  • Crews work to restore power, clean up damage after an ice storm
  • Damage assessment teams found enough to request assistance locally for Granville, Orange, and Person counties.
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  • Some UNC students are calling for more security on campus following three incidents this past week.
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  • Lewis Residence Hall
  • A UNC student has been arrested after police responded to a call of a reported sexual assault.
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  • Student athlete advocacy group calls for NCAA probe
  • Fighting against negative publicity, UNC student athletes ease the concerns of the university Board of Trustees.
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  • UNC Hill Hall
  • Authorities say a man was taken into custody overnight after a reported assault at Hill Hall.
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  • Police said Joshua Helm fell from the seventh floor of Moore Hall Sunday morning
  • Officials at UNC Charlotte have confirmed an 18 year-old from Hillsborough fell to his death over the weekend.
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  • UNC lifts campus lockdown after report of armed man on campus
  • Chapel Hill police say a suspect is in custody in connection with Sunday's lockdown.
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  • Faith Hedgepeth
  • ABC11 and other media outlets seek to have information on death of UNC student made public.
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  • Ice causes wrecks across Triangle, central NC
  • Freezing rain led to a number of accidents Tuesday morning across the area.
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  • Mebane bus accident
  • Police are investigating an accident involving a school bus near Mebane.
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  • William Randolph Randy Morris
  • Chapel Hill police have identified the man who was killed when a tree fell on his deck Wednesday evening.
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  • William Randolph Randy Morris
  • Chapel Hill police have identified the man who was killed when a tree fell on his deck Wednesday evening.
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  • William Randolph Randy Morris
  • Chapel Hill police say a man was killed when a tree fell on his deck Wednesday evening.
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  • Duke Energy Progress crews working to restore power on Green Pine Road off Saw mill rd and Hwy 86 in northern Orange County.
  • Due to blocked roads and widespread power outages, some schools were closed Monday.
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  • Duke Energy Progress crews working to restore power on Green Pine Road off Saw mill rd and Hwy 86 in northern Orange County.
  • Due to blocked roads and widespread power outages, some schools were closed Monday.
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  • Police investigate pedestrian hit-and-run accident
  • Chapel Hill police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that injured four pedestrians early Saturday morning.
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  • PHOTOS: Ice Topples Trees And Leaves Trail Of Damage
  • Storm's aftermath leaves roads blocked and cars and homes damaged. Send your photos to iwitness@abc11mail.com.
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  • Carrboro Post Office CO scare
  • Friday's ice storm is being blamed for suspected carbon monoxide poisoning at the Carrboro post office.
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  • Generic Chapel Hill traffic
  • A couple says a driver angry apparently about a near miss while merging threatened them with a gun.
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  • Deborah Crowder had been accused of creating some of the no-show classes, and even helping athletes sign-up for them.
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  • police
  • Carrboro police are investigating a sexual assault involving a woman and stranger Sunday night.
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  • Serious motorcycle accident in Orange County
  • Authorities responded to a motorcycle accident around 6:35 a.m. Saturday. The accident occurred on Estes Drive Extension near Seawell School Road.
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  • North Carolinas Kennedy Meeks, left, and James Michael McAdoo struggle for possession of the ball with Dukes Amile Jefferson and Jabari Parker (1) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Chapel Hill, N.C., Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014.
  • North Carolina beat No. 5 Duke Thursday in the rivalry's weather-delayed game.
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  • East Chapel Hill High School sign
  • School officials say a male student died Wednesday morning from meningococcal disease, a rare but serious infection.
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  • Duke vs UNC Basketball
  • After the postponement of the first Tobacco Road showdown in Chapel Hill, both teams have continued to improve.
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  • Authorities say two people are dead after a police chase from Mebane into Orange County.
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  • John Hall and family
  • After three years, John Hall and his wife got word that their insurance wouldn't cover constant care anymore.
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  • John Hall and family
  • After three years, John Hall and his wife got word that their insurance wouldn't cover constant care anymore.
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  • UNC advocacy group criticizes universitys integrity
  • A national organization that advocates for student athletes is speaking out about student literacy allegations at UNC.
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  • Carrboro house fire
  • A home near Carrboro was destroyed by a fast moving fire Friday afternoon.
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  • Massive Orange County house fire
  • Fire crews rushed to the scene of a fully-engulfed home near Carrboro Friday afternoon.
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  • Dennis Junious Clark
  • Police have made an arrest in a Chapel Hill shooting that happened Friday night on West Rosemary Street.
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  • UNC linebacker Travis Hughes
  • ABC11 has learned that a linebacker for the UNC football team has been charged with assault.
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  • UNC linebacker Travis Hughes
  • ABC11 has learned that a linebacker for the UNC football team has been charged with assault.
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  • Patient at NC Childrens Hospital
  • ABC11's Tisha Powell explains what this means for the medical facility and its young patients.
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  • UNC board suspends whistleblowers research
  • Some administrators at Carolina are downplaying the latest controversy on campus.
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  • The Highway Patrol says a milk truck overturned Thursday killing one person.
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  • UNC Head Basketball Coach Roy Williams
  • UNC's Roy Williams was in a state of visible despair after the loss to Miami and not just about the game.
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  • UNCs Taylor Hall
  • This week's deep freeze created heating problems in a couple of residence halls and caused at least one pipe to burst.
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  • UNCs Taylor Hall
  • Some students at UNC-Chapel Hill returned to classes Wednesday to find plumbing and heating problems.
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  • Swimming pool
  • Even more swim team members have tested positive for a disease caused by a swimming pool parasite
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  • On Interstate 40, all westbound lanes were closed at exit 266 to 264 near NC-86 in Orange County due to an accident involving a tractor trailer.
  • Freezing rain in parts of the ABC11 viewing area caused slick spots, accidents Thursday morning
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  • Authorities in Orange County are investigating a reported shooting in Carrboro.
  • Gunfire early Friday on Wesley Street in Carrboro leaves one person dead and another injured
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  • Bruce Howard Aycock
  • Orange County Sheriff's Office arrests Christian youth camp worker after two-month investigation.
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