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North Carolina police: Unarmed man shot 10 times by officer
AP: Investigators say unarmed, 24-year-old Jonathan A. Ferrell was shot 10 times by a Charlotte, North Carolina, police officer early Saturday. 
Officer Randall Kerrick fired 12 times at Ferrell while responding to a breaking and entering call, police say. Ten of those bullets hit the former Florida A&M University football player.
Officers say Ferrell had been in a car wreck. He had sought help at a nearby house and a woman called authorities when she didn’t recognize him.
Photo: Jonathan Ferrell is seen in an undated photo provided by Florida A&M University. (via AP)

North Carolina police: Unarmed man shot 10 times by officer

AP: Investigators say unarmed, 24-year-old Jonathan A. Ferrell was shot 10 times by a Charlotte, North Carolina, police officer early Saturday.

Officer Randall Kerrick fired 12 times at Ferrell while responding to a breaking and entering call, police say. Ten of those bullets hit the former Florida A&M University football player.

Officers say Ferrell had been in a car wreck. He had sought help at a nearby house and a woman called authorities when she didn’t recognize him.

Photo: Jonathan Ferrell is seen in an undated photo provided by Florida A&M University. (via AP)

3 dead in massive 75-car pileup
NBC News: Three people have been killed and at least 20-25 have been injured after a 75-car pileup on Interstate 77 near the Virginia and North Carolina border Sunday afternoon, authorities say. Excessive fog is being blamed for the massive accident.
 Photo: Three dead, 25 injured in massive 75-car pileup on I-77 in Carroll County, Virginia. (William Bottomley / WXII via NBC News)

3 dead in massive 75-car pileup

NBC News: Three people have been killed and at least 20-25 have been injured after a 75-car pileup on Interstate 77 near the Virginia and North Carolina border Sunday afternoon, authorities say. Excessive fog is being blamed for the massive accident.

Photo: Three dead, 25 injured in massive 75-car pileup on I-77 in Carroll County, Virginia. (William Bottomley / WXII via NBC News)

inothernews:

Billy Stinson comforts his daughter, Erin, as they sit on the  steps where their cottage once stood in Nags Head, North Carolina. The home, built in 1903 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was destroyed by Hurricane Irene.  (Photo: Getty Images via the New York Post)
From tragedy, an amazing work of photojournalism.

inothernews:

Billy Stinson comforts his daughter, Erin, as they sit on the steps where their cottage once stood in Nags Head, North Carolina. The home, built in 1903 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was destroyed by Hurricane Irene.  (Photo: Getty Images via the New York Post)

From tragedy, an amazing work of photojournalism.

(Reblogged from inothernews)

producermatthew:

A friend is streaming live video from her home in Jacksonville, North Carolina ahead of Hurricane Irene, which is expected to make landfall near her area tomorrow morning around 8:00 a.m. ET. Watch the live video on ProducerMatthew.com here. (Video: MommyBrainReports.com

(Reblogged from matthewkeys)