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Local News

Former DA charged in wife-hiring scheme can't get judge off case
Two suspects charged in Harnett drive-by shooting that wounded teen
Police investigate theft of more than $132,000 cash from Sanford theater
Executive charged with stealing $5.9M from Cary tech firm
Deputy uses pepper spray on Cumberland high school student
Feds: Man posed as Army officer, landed helicopter at SAS
Officials: Two employees assaulted at Raleigh women's prison
Authorities: Bodies found in Robeson field killed in double homicide
Holly Springs High School teacher charged with possessing, sharing child porn
$25K reward offered for suspect in Vance farmer's murder
School bus involved in serious wreck near West Johnston High School
One dead in Enfield crash involving dump truck
More than $130K embezzled from Sanford's Temple Theatre
Duke doctors come to aid of woman in need of third double-lung transplant
Three men injured in shooting at Raleigh apartment complex
Man charged with trying to sell counterfeit tickets to the Duke vs. UNC basketball game


Editorial: Teachers group needs to hear from Superintendent Johnson, he NEEDS to hear from teachers
Outside the Box : Opinion roundup: Court speaks on gerrymandered legislative districts, tax-cut trickle-down, the schools go to court, pipelines, offshore drilling and child health
Trump quiere hablar con Mueller a pesar de las preocupaciones de sus abogados
Hermana de Kim Jong Un se une a la delegación olímpica de Corea del Norte
Muere la legisladora argentina Débora Pérez Volpin
Trump le pide al Pentágono que organice un desfile militar como el de Francia
Ordenan impedir ingreso a Costa Rica a ministro de Defensa de Venezuela Vladimir Padrino y su familia
Así serán las medidas de protección para los jurados de 'El Chapo' Guzmán
El ELN convoca a paro armado de 72 horas: ¿qué significa?
Biden dice que Trump debería evitar una entrevista con Mueller, porque tiene “dificultades de precisión”
The Taming of a Demagogue
Líderes del Senado anuncian que llegaron a un acuerdo de dos años sobre el presupuesto
A GOP candidate explains her vote for Hillary Clinton
Early drafts of school superintendent's resignation letter
Lo que sabemos de la salud de José José hospitalizado en Mami
Lo que sabemos de la salud de José José, hospitalizado en Miami
El papa emérito Benedicto XVI dice que está en el "último periodo" de su vida
NC Supreme Court hears power struggle lawsuit between superintendent, state ed board
La inesperada muerte de Débora Pérez Volpin conmociona a Argentina: ¿qué se sabe del caso?
Guatemala: ¿un nuevo intento silencioso de desplazar al comisionado Velásquez de la CICIG?
If Trump’s So Innocent, Why Act So Guilty?
Trump’s Worst Watcher
Secretario presidencial de la Casa Blanca renunció tras denuncias por abuso doméstico a sus exesposas
Falso doctor habría infectado con VIH a al menos 33 personas
El Gobierno de Ecuador rechaza el pedido de la CIDH sobre unas medidas aprobadas en la consulta popular
Editorials of The Times


Rain moves through North Carolina; mild temps linger into next week
Two dry days, then rain returns for the weekend

State News

@NCCapitol : Senate rolls out GenX bill
Four charged in deaths of couple found in Fairmont field
@NCCapitol : Cooper taps oil lobbyist as legislative director
@NCCapitol : Democrats cry politics, obstruction over Senate GenX plan

National News

The US has held military parades before. This is what they looked like
4 in 5 Public Housing Tenants Have Lost Heat Since Autumn
Falcon Heavy, in a Roar of Thunder, Carries SpaceX’s Ambition Into Orbit
Judge rules California baker doesn't have to make wedding cake for same-sex couple
Plane skids off runway as ice and snow pummel the Northeast
Bioluminescent waves light up Big Sur. And what a sight it is
Bakery allowed to refuse cake for gay wedding
Driver caught on cam tossing deliveries
Deputy fired after allegedly robbing bank
He’s a Nazi, Republicans Warn, but He’s Their Likely Nominee for Congress
BLM activist fatally shot while biking late at night in New Orleans
Mister Rogers is coming to a post office near you
Candidate wiretapped discussing black politicians
Child dies after being injured at fire station
How a Market Tumble Affects California
10-year-old boy and dog share special bond, birthday
Family says Amazon delivery drivers walked into their home without permission
He was almost forgotten in political reaction to crash. Jeff Monroe's co-workers changed that.
Three injured in explosion at airport
Domestic violence victim: Get our while you can
Confederate monument vandalized in cemetery
Fourth School Reveals a Teacher’s Abuse
Man overcomes obstacles in hopes of following in father's footsteps
12-year-old who recently had the flu goes into cardiac arrest during game
A Crazy Idea for Funding Local News: Charge People for It
Dozens of families get the boot after City deems housing unsafe
Teen born with rare genetic condition to be special guest at NHL game
Non-profit organization to open'kindness' store to help others
Q-and-A on the News
Family to sue city of over deadly officer-involved shooting of teen
Stolen flag raised in fallen soldier's honor has been found
Ohio voters to consider redistricting amendment
Tiny homes offer big benefits for homeless military veterans
Survivor of propane explosion: 'I'm pretty darn lucky'
Black Lives Matter leader shot, killed
Sheriff's disturbing comments caught on body cam
Man loses nine fingers, both feet to flu complications
Apple’s HomePod Has Arrived. Don’t Rush to Buy It.
Leon (Ndugu) Chancler, Versatile Drummer, Dies at 65
Archbishop Sheen’s Body to Stay in New York, for Now
$2.4 Billion Deal for Chelsea Market Enlarges Google’s New York Footprint
Singer grants 9-year-old cancer patient's wish at Mardi Gras
Videos That Offer Access to the Blind
Tiny dip for California health coverage signups
Keeping iPhones and Toes Warm at the Olympics
Joseph Polchinski, 63, Leading Theorist on Multiple Universes, Dies
California vows to block Trump plan for more coastal drilling
The FBI hasn't found any evidence that border patrol agent was murdered
In Philadelphia, the Ultimate Eagles Celebration Awaits
Dr. Victor Sidel, Public Health Champion, Dies at 86
In Los Angeles, a Billionaire Doctor Takes On an Ailing Newspaper
The Subway Is Being Fixed, but Can Riders Tell?
Former US gymnastics coach being investigated, police say
In Fight Over Science Education in Idaho, Lawmakers Move to Minimize Climate
Black Lives Matter Activist Is Shot and Killed in New Orleans
Starfish See Pretty Well in the Deep Ocean. By the Way, Starfish Have Eyes.
National News at a Glance
$2.4 Billion Deal for Chelsea Market Enlarges Google’s New York Footprint
In Los Angeles, a Billionaire Doctor Takes On an Ailing Newspaper
How to Know When a Child’s Flu Turns Serious
Evangelicals, Having Backed Trump, Find White House 'Front Door Is Open'
FBI Finds No Evidence of Attack in Death of Border Agent
‘Are You an Honest Man?’ Witness Is Asked in Corruption Trial. ‘I Am Today.’
New Trial Ordered in Brooklyn in 2003 Slaying of College Student
Turnstile Jumping Pits de Blasio Against Police Reformers
Graduation Rate Made Little Progress, State Says
Trail of clues fails to explain mysterious death of Border Patrol agent
Couple Stabbed to Death in Possible Robbery Outside Brooklyn Home, Police Say

World News

Kim Jong Un's sister joins North Korean Olympic delegation
Angela Merkel makes breakthrough with German coalition deal
Early Britons had dark skin, 'Cheddar Man' research indicates
Kim Jong Un's younger sister, a gatekeeper on charm offensive
Eiffel Tower closed as heavy snowfall blankets Paris
Polish President signs controversial Holocaust bill into law
Deadly airstrikes pummel Syria's besieged Eastern Ghouta
Opinion: Why it's a perilous time to be a journalist in Kenya
'Pillar of the community' deported from US after 39 years to a land he barely knows
Kenyan newspaper publishes obituary for opposition figure -- who isn't dead
Passengers panic as aircraft's emergency exit falls off
Fleeing Africa to safety, then labeled as an 'infiltrator' in Israel
Could Mongolian yak wool be the new cashmere?
Merkel Reaches Deal to Form Coalition Government in Germany
What really happens inside a solar eruption
Kim Jong Un’s Influential Sister to Visit South Korea for Olympic Ceremony
On the front lines in Syria, US troops face NATO ally's wrath
Former Pope Benedict XVI says he's preparing for 'Home'
Modi’s Estranged Wife Escapes Unhurt From Car Crash in India
The latest Syria offensives are providing a window of opportunity for ISIS
A Korean Olympic Dilemma: Do Hockey Sticks Violate UN Sanctions?
China Detains Executive Close to Family of Former Premier
Everything You Need to Know About Justin Trudeau and ‘Peoplekind’
Walking Tour of a City’s History, Assassinations Included
Cheddar Man, Britain's oldest skeleton, had dark skin, DNA shows
Netanyahu trumpets his innocence as investigations against him proceed
On Northern Syria Front Line, U.S. and Turkey Head Into Tense Faceoff
Taiwan Earthquake Toll Rises to 8 Dead, With Dozens Missing
Walking Tour of a City’s History, Assassinations Included
Grandparents in Brazil ‘Parental Abduction’ Case Are Arrested in Miami
In Sweeping War on Obesity, Chile Slays Tony the Tiger
Bermuda replaces same-sex marriage with domestic partnerships
South Korea's President Moon to meet Kim Jong Un's sister at Olympics
International cyber crime ring smashed after millions stolen
Pence Threatens Tougher Sanctions Against North Korea
Merkel Forges Pact to Govern With Old Allies
World News at a Glance
Few Challengers in Sight, Venezuela Sets April 22 for Presidential Vote


Inside WRAL : From the Winter Games: The threat no one expected

5 On Your Side

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State fire officials warn about house fire dangers
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Wynn Resigns From Company Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations
Asian Markets Follow Wall Street’s Recovery, in Partial Comeback
381-point Dow surge disappears as bond jitters return
How much is Wynn's exit package worth?
Tim Geithner: 'Our political system today looks terrible'
Tronc selling Los Angeles Times to investor Patrick Soon-Shiong
Tronc Agrees to Sell Los Angeles Times to Billionaire Doctor
Mike Tirico carries the torch as NBC's Winter Olympics host
Trump breaks his silence on market chaos
Dunkin' Donuts pledges to ditch foam cups
App lets workers talk about their companies anonymously
Trump Laments the Stock Market Plunge as a ‘Big Mistake’
Will ESPN Plus be worth it?
Here's what's killing Sears
Despite Trump's attacks, Obamacare sign-ups dip only slightly
Olympics opening ceremony broadcast will feature 1,200 drones
Stepping Back? CFPB Reconsiders Protecting Payday Loan Borrowers
Here Are the World’s Virtual Currency Billionaires (or at Least They Were)
Tesla losses spike as it fights to ramp up Model 3
Tronc Agrees to Sell Los Angeles Times to Billionaire Doctor
5 Reasons to Ditch Your Car in 2018
How Uber and Google went from 'brothers' to enemies
Watch Out for This New Tax Scam
The Stock Market Is Worried About Inflation. Should It Be?
Trump Laments the Stock Market Plunge as a ‘Big Mistake’
Internet rights advocate John Perry Barlow dies
For Korea Inc., Money and Politics Make an Awkward Olympics
For Millennial Investors, a Harsh Lesson in Market Gyrations
The Stock Market Is Worried About Inflation. Should It Be?
Tesla Model 3, Elon Musk’s Grail, Remains a Costly Pursuit
Why Google’s Bosses Became ‘Unpumped’ About Uber
After Wynn, Questions About His Empire’s Future
Reddit bans fake porn that uses other people's faces
Gains on Wall St. Subside as Global Investors Grow Cautious
Business News at a Glance
Tronc Sells Los Angeles Times to Local Billionaire for $500 Million


A Bridge Now Crossed Less Freely
The truth behind the mysterious holes in Hong Kong's high-rises
Go Ask Mom : Kidzu Children's Museum in Chapel Hill offers sensory friendly play time
Do I Hate My Mom, or My Face?
Global flavors: recipes
Global flavors: Celebrate the Olympics with creative nacho recipes
Go Ask Mom : Limited time: Marbles' IMAX to screen documentary about Jane Goodall
Chriselle Lim’s Beauty Secret Is Prep
Why Is This Woman So Preoccupied With Your Bathroom Habits?
They Only Look Casual
Donating Leftover Fashion Samples to Charity
City Slickers
They Only Look Casual
Go Ask Mom : How to talk to kids about cancer
‘I Try to Look as If I’m Not Trying Too Hard’
Go Ask Mom : 10 family-friendly weekend activities for Feb. 9 to Feb. 11


Her Roots Are Tangled in Folk Dance and Israel
Sharon Tate's sister slams Hilary Duff's movie
'Law & Order: SVU' star running for Congress
Stacy London on almost going broke
'This is Us' recap: 'The Car' offers glimpse into life after Jack
What's on Tap : Coolio, Young MC to play Fayetteville Dogwood Festival
Will the Olympics be the same without the Russians? Nyet
'Queer Eye' returns with focus on Georgia
Texas author drew on a real-life terror for 'The Which Way Tree'
Mellon Foundation Names Poet and Writer as Next President
How Tech’s Nerds Morphed Into Bros
Plagiarism Software Unveils a New Source for 11 of Shakespeare’s Plays
How Did ‘The Shape of Water’ Become the Film to Beat at the Oscars?
Torch Songs: A K-Pop Primer for Olympic Listening
‘Fifty Shades Freed’ Soundtrack Strains to Please
Judge Dismisses Suit Seeking Picasso Painting From the Met
Omarosa: 'Big Brother' co-stars want to 'stab her in the back' like at White House
What's on Tap : Raleigh chef drives away a winner in charity cooking competition
Plagiarism Software Unveils a New Source for 11 of Shakespeare’s Plays

Political News

US to impose 'toughest ever' sanctions on North Korea, Pence warns
Of course Donald Trump loves a good parade
How to sound smart about the yo-yoing stock market
Meghan McCain: Trump won't personally attack my father again
Planning for US military parade now underway
Donald Trump thinks he can beat Robert Mueller at his own game
Dem senator: If Kelly knew about Porter abuse allegations, he should go
Televangelist with Trump ties: 'Jesus himself gave us the flu shot'
Congress' big deal: What happens next
Why 1 Missouri race has Republicans worried about a 'blue tsunami'
What are spending caps?
Biden says Trump is a 'joke' for calling Democrats 'treasonous'
DACA state of play: Eyes on House Democrats
House Democrats face tough choice over budget deal and immigration
Holder leaves door wide open to White House run
Pelosi sets record with 8-hour marathon speech on DACA
Tillerson warns US is vulnerable to Russian meddling ahead of midterms
Senate leaders announce two-year budget deal
Quincy Jones blasts 'crazy' Trump
Biden: My late son 'wanted to make sure I stayed in the public arena'
GOP senator's accusation about Obama's involvement in Clinton email investigation called into question
USA Today: Gay Olympic athlete turns down Pence meeting
Why isn't the Republican National Committee giving back Steve Wynn's money?
Aly Raisman skeptical US Olympics investigation will be independent or comprehensive
Big Russian delegation anticipated for prayer breakfast in Washington
White House officials expect Trump to OK Dem memo barring national security threat
Judiciary chairman wants FISA judge to reveal more info on Page surveillance
Trump numbers on the rise with help from strong economy and tax reform
Senate Leaders Reach Deal to Raise Spending over Two Years
Mattis says Trump's parade request reflects 'affection' for troops
White House aide denies abuse allegations but resigns
Here's what's in the budget deal
Trump White House aide resigns after accusations of abuse
CNN Key Races: Strong fundraising shifts several House races in Democrats' favor
Senate Leaders Reach Deal to Raise Spending over Two Years
Russia sanctions may force US to punish key allies
Exclusive: Pressure grows on Paul Ryan to commit to immigration debate
DC mayor's office on Trump's military parade: 'He will have to pay for it'
Inside the American elite unit rescuing from the skies
Much of Congress is not on board with Trump's parade
Former White House aide's ex-wives detail abuse allegations
Senate Leaders Reach Deal to Raise Spending over Two Years
Maine senator claws his way to lobster emoji victory
Lawyers for Rick Gates say they have 'irreconcilable differences' with client
White House Aide Resigns After Accusations of Abuse
White House officials knew about Porter's abuse allegations and scrambled to protect him
Air Force Academy mismanaged sexual assault program, Pentagon says
Why Orrin Hatch had two statements on Rob Porter's resignation
Oprah -- again -- says she's not running for president
US-led coalition strikes kill pro-regime forces in Syria
Republicans railed against spending until they were in charge
The Political Runway: Fashion, gender and politics in America
Republican investigations put Clinton associate Blumenthal in dossier spotlight
Biden: Trump hurting country with 'clannish nationalism,' 'phony populism'
Trump nominee to oversee mine safety cases is lawyer who defended coal companies
What is this Obamacare defender doing, exactly?
Trump Wants a Military Parade. But Not Everyone Is in Step.
Antagonists Days Ago, McConnell and Schumer Find Common Cause
Trudeau: Canada is 'legitimately concerned' about NAFTA but will not take a bad deal
Pelosi Holds House Floor in Advocacy of ‘Dreamers’ for More Than 8 Hours
Houston news
White House scrambles to contain Porter fallout
Senate Leaders Reach Deal to Raise Spending over Two Years
Rob Porter was a rising star before abuse allegations surfaced
Rob Porter, White House Aide, Resigns After Accusations of Abuse

Health Team

Hong Kong shuts schools in response to flu outbreak
Fake doctor suspected of infecting at least 33 people with HIV
Wisconsin is close to creating an Amber Alert-like system for missing veterans
Why the mom of a child with a facial deformity fought to take down just one cruel tweet
For the first time in its history, the Gerber spokesbaby is a child with Down syndrome
Safe injection sites in San Francisco could be first in the US
Drowsy driving is a factor in almost 10% of crashes, study finds
House passes scale-back of Obama-era menu calorie count rules
ESPN host and 'DWTS' contestant was once trapped inside her body
Pediatrician: 'Flu just spread like wildfire'