Lancaster City Council votes to fire police chief Scott Grant

Scott Grant has been chief since 2017 and worked at the Lancaster Police Department for 22 years.
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Teacher has 5th grade students in ND reenact George Floyd arrest

The teacher has been placed on administrative leave and will remain on leave until the district finishes its investigation.
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Boy, 6, realizes dream of being UPS driver after battle with cancer

The 6-year-old, who has battled leukemia since 2017, has loved mail and delivery drivers since he was young and always wanted to be one.

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  ‘Panic buying’ creating shortages at multiple gas stations

S.C. governor allows parents to opt children out of school mask requirements, bans vaccine passports

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Gas stations across the Charlotte metro are running out of gas.That’s partly due to panic buying. But experts are warning us all not to rush out and fill up our tanks if we don’t have to, because it could create a much bigger problem.And business owners who rely on full gas tanks hope you won’t do
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  Younger adolescents get ready to receive COVID-19 vaccine

A handful of cities started offering shots to children ages 12 to 15 on Tuesday after the Food and Drug Administration gave the vaccine emergency use authorization for that age group.

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  N.C. price gouging law in effect amid temporary pipeline shutdown

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Man accused of exposing himself to childcare workers at Morganton church

  Fewer than 700 new COVID-19 cases reported in North Carolina

  N.C. governor says ‘don’t rush to top off your tanks’ as pipeline recovers from cyber attack

N.C., S.C. attorneys general join group against Instagram for kids

Gas experts say there’s no need to rush to the pumps after Colonial Pipeline hack

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All 7 siblings orphaned in crash adopted

Their parents were killed and all of the kids were seriously hurt in a rollover crash during a move from California to Texas.

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Baffert says vet-recommended treatment led to illegal level of substance

According to the Hall of Fame trainer, it started after the Santa Anita Derby.

Mitchell goes bogey-free at Quail and leads McIlroy by 2

The atmosphere is back, and so is Rory McIlroy Keith Mitchell discovered his putter was bent when he shot 82 last Sunday.

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Parents packed the Iredell County School Board meeting Monday evening.
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US schools fight to keep students amid fear of dropout surge

U.S. educators are doing everything they can to track down high school students who stopped showing up to classes and to help them get the credits needed to graduate, amid an anticipated surge in the country’s dropout rate during the coronavirus pandemic.

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  ‘Cautiously optimistic’: Environmental lawyers weigh in on SCDHEC’s odor order to New Indy

  West Charlotte motel at risk of closure after some tenants refuse to pay rent