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Authorities find body of Charlotte man in lake near Raleigh

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -Authorities in North Carolina say they have found the body of a 30-year-old Charlotte man who drowned in a lake outside of Raleigh. The News & Observer reported Sunday that Jamal Brinson was found after a 24-hour search in Falls Lake. The Wake County Sheriff’s Office said...
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SERIES: Critical Race Theory-themed training in Wake County public schools

RALEIGH — Audio and video obtained by North State Journal show Critical Race Theory-themed professional development training conducted by the district’s Office of Equity Affairs (OEA) staff despite one district official’s denials such training existed. As reported by North State Journal, outgoing assistant superintendent of the OEA Rodney Trice had...

Big companies – IBM, Cisco, Cree, Fidelity, others – hunting for talent in Triangle

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – Big companies – Cisco, IBM, Cree and many others – are actively recruiting to fill open jobs across the Triangle, according to NCWorks. NCWorks is a statewide job search portal run by the North Carolina Department of Commerce, which has nearly 100 career centers located across the state. Users can filter NCWorks’ database by keyword, location, occupation group or specific occupations, minimum acceptable salary, education level, job sources and date posted. NCWorks also has a mobile app on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.
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EMS worker shot during Juneteenth event in North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. (WPDE) — An EMS worker was shot during a Juneteenth event in Raleigh Saturday night, according to ABC station WTVD. Officials said the shooting happened before 7 p.m. at Roberts Park about a mile east of downtown Raleigh. The EMS responded to the event about a report of...
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1 person drowns at Falls Lake in Wake Forest

Wake Forest, N.C. — One person drowned in Falls Lake on Saturday afternoon. The incident happened at the Highway 50 Recreation Area in Wake Forest, near a boat ramp. Emergency crews worked to find the person's body in the lake. As of Saturday night, officials had not yet found the drowning victim.