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McCrory, Cooper primed for North Carolina governor’s debate

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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (AP) — Republican Gov. Pat McCrory and Democratic challenger Roy Cooper are holding a debate that will be overshadowed in parts of North Carolina by Hurricane Matthew’s aftermath. The candidates are participating in Tuesday evening’s statewide televised debate held in North Carolina’s Triangle region, hosted by Chuck Todd of NBC News. […]
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