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Police investigate fatal shooting in southeast Raleigh

Raleigh shootingPolice were in southeast Raleigh early Thursday to investigate a fatal shooting.

Prison leaders hope raises will end lingering officer shortages

Q&A: Inmate's death still looms over NC prison systemPrison officials are hoping the budget making its way through the General Assembly will raise salaries for correctional officers and aid in their recruitment - particularly in the state's toughest and most rural prisons.

Seventh shark attack reported off NC coast

Ocracoke shark bite A seventh person was bitten by a shark off the coast of North Carolina Wednesday afternoon.

Young bull sharks find NC sounds inviting

Juvenile bull sharkWhile seven people have been bitten by sharks off the North Carolina coast in the past month, an expert says people are increasingly likely to encounter a shark in the state's sounds.

One killed in motorcycle crash

Traffic accidentA man died late Wednesday in a motorcycle crash in Hillsborough, authorities said.

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