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Spectacular sunset views of the State Fair from 350 feet in the air 0:51

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  • Ride Along the Piedmont Improvement Project

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Fraternity's hilarious dance routine goes viral, benefits Special Olympics 3:29

Fraternity's hilarious dance routine goes viral, benefits Special Olympics

Spectacular sunset views of the State Fair from 350 feet in the air 0:51

Spectacular sunset views of the State Fair from 350 feet in the air

He was an angry young man with a big mouth. In prison, he found a different path. 3:11

He was an angry young man with a big mouth. In prison, he found a different path.

UNC academic scandal explained 2:29

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Wainstein describes lack of oversight by UNC 2:31

Wainstein describes lack of oversight by UNC

WWII pilot returns to the captain's seat of a B-24J Liberator 2:11

WWII pilot returns to the captain's seat of a B-24J Liberator

Tesla Superchargers are coming to Raleigh. Elon Musk explains. 4:18

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NC State football safeties coach's inspiring speeches have become legendary 3:39

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