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Board declares a new election in contested House race after the GOP candidate admitted misspeaking under oath

“It appears to me the irregularities and improprieties occurred to such an extent that they tainted the results of the entire election and cast doubt on its fairness,” said the board chairman, Bob Cordle, shortly before the five-member panel voted unanimously to throw out the November results between Republican Mark Harris and Democrat Dan McCready. “I believe the people of North Carolina deserve a fair election and deserve to have their votes counted properly.” The board’s vote came moments after Harris admitted that he misspoke under oath earlier in the day.

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N.C. election officials: Harris operative collected and falsified ballots, then tried to obstruct state investigation

State election officials said Monday that a political operative for Republican Mark Harris orchestrated a complex scheme to illegally collect and falsify absentee ballots in the 9th Congressional District last year, hiding evidence of the scheme as it unfolded and obstructing the state’s investigation after the election.

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Why does WGHP MyFox8 keep failing to identify owners of problematic apartments?

On February 14, WGHP MyFox8 posted to its website a story by reporter Aleksandra Bush about plans by the City of Greensboro to take over repairs of an apartment complex at which five children died in a fire in 2018. The story erroneously reported the owners of the apartment complex as Arco Realty and WGHP has failed to correct it — it is at least the third time WGHP has done this. To report Arco Realty as the owners of the property, as WGHP did, is not only demonstrably wrong, it conceals the people actually responsible for the building. Why would WGHP keep doing that?

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Dudley girls wrap up conference basketball title

Coach Frank McNeil knew senior night would be emotional for his Dudley girls basketball team. But he wouldn’t have minded a little less drama tonight at Bradley Gymnasium. McNeil’s Panthers broke a tie at 50 with 1:15 to play and came away with a 55-51 victory over Mount Tabor that not only was their 13th straight win, but clinched the Piedmont Triad 3-A Conference regular-season title

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