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News Minute: Here is the latest North Carolina news from The Associated Press at 1:40 a.m. EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The FBI says a North Carolina teenager who went missing more than a year ago has been found in Georgia, and a 31-year-old man faces charges. FBI spokeswoman Shelley Lynch said Sunday the 17-year-old girl is reunited with her parents after being found overnight at a home in Duluth, Georgia, about 30 miles northeast of Atlanta.

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The leader of the NAACP in North Carolina says he will remain in the role until his term ends in October, rather than leave this month as planned. The Rev. William Barber said Sunday he will remain president until his replacement is elected at the NAACP's convention.

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - The chief justice of North Carolina's Supreme Court says voters should decide whether judges should be appointed instead of elected. Chief Justice Mark Martin told the North Carolina Bar Association on Saturday that the General Assembly should put a question on the ballot asking voters whether they should continue choosing judges.

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - An Associated Press analysis shows North Carolina's congressional and state House districts are among the most Republican-skewed in the country despite voter preferences that are relatively evenly split. The AP calculated the partisan advantage for North Carolina Republicans in the 2016 state and federal House races through a new statistical tool that's designed to detect cases in which a political party maintained or increased its grip on power through how it drew voting districts.

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