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NC deputy’s 5-year-old son shoots self with service gun same week dad loses sheriff bid

A 5-year-old son of a deputy in North Carolina is recovering after he shot himself with his father’s service weapon over the weekend. Anson County Sheriff’s office said that the boy found the handgun at around 1:15 on Saturday. One round struck the top of the child’s left ear, and…

9-year-old suspended for calling teacher ‘cute’

A North Carolina fourth grader says he didn’t even know what sexual harassment meant until he was suspended for telling another student that his teacher was “cute.” Chiquita Lockett told WSOC that the principal of Brookside Elementary in Gastonia called to explain that her son, Emanyea, had been suspended for…