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Updated April 8, 2018 at 11 a.m.

U.S. Rep. Ralph Norman pulled out his own loaded handgun during a meeting with constituents Friday in Rock Hill to make a point that guns are dangerous only in the hands of criminals.

A federal jury has found a former North Carolina minister guilty of failing to pay taxes and assisting in the filing of false tax returns.

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NEW YORK — The Latest on Facebook's privacy scandal:

2:45 p.m.

Facebook is restricting the user data it allows outsiders to access as part of steps it's taking to address the fallout from its worst privacy crisis in years.

SAN BRUNO, Calif.— Police in Northern California are responding to reports of a shooting at YouTube headquarters in the city of San Bruno.

City Manager Connie Jackson said there have been multiple 911 calls reporting a shooting and that police and fire officials have responded.

TV helicopter video shows officers patting down people grouped outside a building and police vehicles surrounding the area. San Bruno police said they could not provide more information.

The world's biggest online video website is located on a suburban campus.

A search warrant said a North Carolina mother confessed to letting her 1-year-old child smoke pot in a social media video that went viral.


Weeks after a North Carolina police beating became public, new footage is revealing what was said in the aftermath of the black pedestrian being punched and choked by the white officer.

A monument to Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in downtown Asheville has been vandalized for the second time in less than a year.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina

North Carolina's largest health insurer is clamping down on coverage of opioid prescriptions.

An Amtrak train carrying automobiles and passengers derailed in North Carolina, but officials said there were no injuries.

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WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is firing Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin and replacing him with the White House doctor in the wake of a bruising ethics scandal and a mounting rebellion within the VA.