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Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in North Carolina. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to interim Carolinas News Editor Jeffrey Collins at 803-603-8675 or at jscollins@ap.org. Jack Jones is on the desk, followed by Jeffrey Collins at 2 p.m.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.

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— WATERFALL DEATH, from LAKE TOXAWAY — A 16-year-old girl has died at a North Carolina waterfall. News outlets reported the girl fell from Rainbow Falls in Transylvania County around noon on the Fourth of July. SENT: 130 words.

— TWO DEAD, from RALEIGH — Police in North Carolina say it appears and man shot and killed a woman before turning the gun on himself. SENT: 130 words.

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