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FILE - In this July 21, 2016, file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump smiles as he addresses delegates during the final day session of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.
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August 07, 2020 - 4:22 pm
North Carolina to relax 10-person limit for GOP convention
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President Donald Trump steps off Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Friday, July 31, 2020. Trump is returning to Washington after attending events in Florida.
(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
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August 01, 2020 - 8:29 pm
GOP: Renomination of Trump to be held in private
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President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 15, 2020, after stepping off Marine One. Trump is returning from Atlanta.
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July 16, 2020 - 9:11 am
GOP restricts convention attendance over coronavirus fears
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Police tape is seen near the scene of a shooting early Monday, June 22, 2020 in Charlotte, North Carolina, that resulted in two deaths and several more people wounded or injured.
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June 22, 2020 - 3:33 pm
2 dead, 7 wounded in shooting at North Carolina block party
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FILE - In this July 21, 2016, file photo, confetti and balloons fall during celebrations after Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's acceptance speech on the final day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.
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June 10, 2020 - 1:35 pm
GOP head eyeing Jacksonville as Trump convention speech host
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North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper speaks during a briefing at the Emergency Operations Center in Raleigh, N.C., Tuesday, June 2, 2020.
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June 02, 2020 - 11:09 pm
Trump says GOP is pulling convention from North Carolina
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North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper listens to a question during a briefing on the coronavirus pandemic at the Emergency Operations Center in Raleigh, N.C., Thursday, May 28, 2020.
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June 02, 2020 - 2:00 pm
NC governor: GOP must prepare for scaled-back convention
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FILE - In this May 27, 2018, file photo, the field takes the green flag to start the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn, file)
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AP News
April 28, 2020 - 4:28 pm
North Carolina's governor says he would allow the Memorial Day weekend NASCAR race to happen. Read more to see what would also need to happen.
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Jeff Katz
June 20, 2019 - 12:45 pm
According to The Charlotte Observer , at least a dozen confederate statues have been vandalized all around the South in 2019 alone. While Richmond has had its own debates and conflicts over confederate statues, the University of North Carolina's "Silent Sam" statue sparked national outrage, and in...
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Jeff Katz
June 06, 2019 - 9:52 am
A jewelry store in Statesville, North Carolina, would not allow an armed uniformed deputy to enter the store and pick up an engagement ring for his fiancée. WBTV Charlotte reported that the manager of the Kay Jewelers told the deputy he could not come in with the gun on his hip. The deputy then...
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