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Look up recently released 2016 population estimates for North Carolina counties, cities and towns from the US Census Bureau. New estimates for cities and towns will be released later this year.

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NC Senate team gulps its way to milk-chugging win

From left, Sen. Danny Britt, Sen. Rick Gunn, and Michael Poehler, an aide to Sen. Ralph Hise, were victorious in the legislature's annual milk chugging contest.
Colin Campbell ccampbell@newsobserver.com
NC Senate team gulps its way to milk-chugging win 1:54

NC Senate team gulps its way to milk-chugging win

Speaker Moore confident House budget will be voted on next week 2:08

Speaker Moore confident House budget will be voted on next week

Autryville begins to recover after Tuesday's tornado 1:39

Autryville begins to recover after Tuesday's tornado

UNC tennis player Ronnie Schneider reacts to playing in NCAA final 2:05

UNC tennis player Ronnie Schneider reacts to playing in NCAA final