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Local News

Rolesville 8th grader balances school, life and ... a booming online business?
Authorities arrest 'armed and dangerous' man who stole pickup, led police on chase
Credit union reopens in NW Raleigh; robbery suspect search continues
Cary man dies in paddle boat accident on Currituck Sound
Fuquay-Varina PTA treasurer charged with embezzling $15K from elementary school
Neighbors heartbroken after Lake Gaston home invasion, kidnapping, fatal fire
Sheriff: Asheville police confrontation easily avoidable
3-year-old boy struck by stray bullet in Fayetteville
Rocky Mount police investigate man shot to death on front porch

News

Trump’s North Korea Gamble
Editorial: Legislative efforts to give GOP upper hand only gain election confusion
¿Las guerras comerciales son buenas? Dos palabras: Gran Depresión
Trump está molesto con Sanders por la respuesta de Stormy Daniels
Outside the Box : Opinion Roundup: Tariff costs, election chaos, student walkouts, opioid epidemic and more
"Un ataque grave": los principales aliados de comercio de EE.UU. critican los aranceles de Trump
Seven charged with trespassing after West Johnston High School security incident
Argentina lanza ‘Marca Argentina’, una iniciativa para promover su imagen internacional
Aranceles, Trump y guerra comercial: claves para entender lo que significa todo esto
Students, parents 'scared to death' during lockdown at West Johnston High School
Los hospitales están ofreciendo primas y alojamiento gratuito para reclutar enfermeras en Estados Unidos
Will high school activists make a difference in gun debate?
Más de 1.000 muertos en Guta Oriental, Siria, en solo dos semanas
Gov. Abbott accused of criminal activity at supermarket
Gun debate in Florida shows wisdom doesn't always age well
Gobernador de la Florida firma la ley sobre armas y seguridad en las escuelas
Tiroteo y toma de rehenes en vivienda de veteranos en Yountville, California
Tres mujeres y el atacante murieron tras una toma de rehenes en Yountville, California
Ver "A Wrinkle in Time" es un acto político
La NRA demanda a la Florida para bloquear la nueva ley sobre armas
Trump Really Wants His Wingman
FARC: revés en nuevos escenarios

Weather

Cold, wet weekend could bring Monday morning flurries

State News

@NCCapitol : NC congressional candidate alleges Russian meddling

National News

New York man allegedly planned hit on neighbors. Then everything fell apart
Paul Magriel, Who Was Called the Best in Backgammon, Dies at 71
Radio errors caused confusion for police responding to Parkland shooting
5 things for March 9: Kim Jong Un, tariffs, abortion, Colombia, Playa del Carmen
Larry V. Green: Friend, Mentor, and Leader for All
Some West Virginia schools are canceling spring break to make up for strike days
Stoneman Douglas' resource officer radioed about gunfire in 1200 building but didn't go inside, calls reveal
Threat of more snow after second nor'easter in a week kills 1
Several dogs found dead, abandoned before Irma
Broken fridge leaves thousands of embryos in question
Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz again ordered held without bond
Mystery of missing father deepens
Man arrested for trading stolen baby formula for drugs
Florida Gov. Rick Scott signs gun bill
Neighbors begin clean up as flood waters start to recede
Congressional candidate saws AR-15 apart
Police: Man drove stolen car to court for stolen car charge
Residents demand changes after coal dust discovery in neighborhood
High school basketball star rebounds from mother's murder
Mother and son charged with attempted murder after shooting leaves teen paralyzed
Students and parents pay it forward to music teacher
Police: Suspect stabs unknown woman bus stop, says 'does not like gay people'
Teen charged in fatal shooting at Alabama high school
2-month-old baby, mom attacked by pit bull
Man spends months writing musical tribute for dying wife
Large depression threatens houses forcing residents to leave homes
Man credits divine intervention for leading him to person stuck in icy river
Smart glasses open up new opportunities for vision-impaired
125 people part of large HIV/syphilis cluster in city
'Stay in the light': Oprah's advice in an age of political unrest
Suspect tries to steal from safe at restaurant, leaves with bottle of scotch instead
Roommate allegedly strangles 92-year-old woman because of her snoring
Three women, suspect dead after hostage standoff in Yountville, California
Trump campaign, GOP spent $647K at Mar-a-Lago and golf clubs
'We were all just kids,' says man sentenced to prison in triple killing
Former North Carolina Police Officer Who Beat Black Man Is Charged With Assault
Ohio woman discovers NYPD medal, plans to return it
EPA Chief Wanted a Climate Science Debate. Trump’s Chief of Staff Stopped Him.
New Portable Device Instantly Tests Foods For Traces Of Peanuts
Family pushes for EpiPens on planes after mid-flight allergy attack
'Even Breast Cancer Wasn't This Bad': Family Trying To Save Home From Landslide
A waitress takes time to cut elderly diner's ham. Kind act wins her a college scholarship
Seeking Cheaper Health Insurance, Idaho Bucks Affordable Care Act
A Problem for High Schools: More Cars, and Nowhere to Park Them
The High-Flying Physics of a Plant’s Exploding Fruits
Residents on edge after two bombs found near downtown
teacher under investigation after posting message to 'ethnic' who stole computer mouse
Seeking Cheaper Health Insurance, Idaho Bucks Affordable Care Act
Reynaldo Bignone, Argentina’s Last Military Dictator, Dies at 90
Hayden White, Who Explored How History Is Made, Dies at 89
NRA sues Florida to block part of new gun law
Man builds lodge for veterans battling PTSD
California high-speed rail project facing more delays, higher costs
Teen entrepreneur to treat 100 girls to the movies
Oakland coffee shop says it's keeping the peace by not serving cops
Ursula Marvin, Geologist of the Extraterrestrial, Dies at 96
After Demanding Local Control, DeVos Discovers the Limits of States’ Rights
Florida Governor Signs Gun Limits Into Law, Breaking With the NRA
Times Scholarship Winners Excelled Through Adversity
Police to honor 8-year-old who lost battle with cancer
Weather
A Quiet Exodus in White Evangelical Churches
William Pulte, Pathbreaking Homebuilder, Dies at 85
Charles Campion, Campaign Adviser to Democrats, Dies at 62
Why Is Louis Farrakhan Back in the News?
Underground Wish Lists: MTA Ponders Subway ‘Genius’ Ideas
Chancellor’s First Day in Office Is Set
National News at a Glance
Preparing for the 2020 Census, One Address at a Time
Council May Defy Mayor With an Alternate Review of the City Charter
De Blasio Embarks on a 5-Day Swing Through the South
Gunman and 3 Hostages Found Dead at California Veterans Home

World News

Word of Trump-Kim Summit Meeting Stirs Concern in Asia
‘Dotard,’ ‘Rocket Man’ and Other Inflammatory Remarks
Another Pledge by Trump to Do What Nobody Else Can
Grumbles, praise as Chinese get to grips with Xi's power trip
In Salisbury, grist for conspiracy theorists, and an elusive truth
Kabul bomb attack leaves at least nine dead
Russian spy attack: British troops deployed to assist nerve agent probe
Kenyan President, opposition leader say feud over after months of tension
This isn't the first time Pyongyang has flirted with denuclearization
From 'titanic success' to 'Mad Max': How language around Brexit changed
Russia vs. US: Where is life better?
Attacks on Syrian medical facilities on the rise, WHO says
Afrin: Turkish troops 'positioned' to enter center of Kurdish-held Syrian city
Meet the man bringing Trump and Kim Jong Un together
Kim Dynasty Sat Down With a U.S. Leader Before, With Few Results
Secret Tunnels, Mobile Missiles and Many Warheads: Verifying North Korean Disarmament Poses Challenges
7 Big Things to Understand About Trump’s Talks With North Korea
Mauritius President to resign over expense claims, prime minister says
Road to Talks Between the U.S. and North Korea Has Been Bumpy
Britain to Sell Jets to Saudis Despite Conduct of Yemen War
Rebel Snipers Trap Civilians in Syrian Enclave, U.N. Official Says
How Would U.S. Verify That North Korea Is Disarming?
Hazaras Protest After an Islamic State Attack Kills 10 in Kabul
Plumes Seen at Plutonium Plant May Belie Kim’s Disarmament Talk
He Wouldn’t Become an Informant. Now He’s Headed for Prison.
Trump’s Tariff Threat Sends Fear Through a Canadian Steel Town
Planning Begins for Kim Jong Un Meeting Some Trump Aides Believe Will Never Happen
British Investigators Visit Graves of Russian Ex-Spy’s Wife and Son
How Would U.S. Verify That North Korea Is Disarming?
He Had the Treasonous Uncle Killed, but He Forgave the Disloyal Chef
Ex-Model, Mob Suspect and a Murder Could Bring Down Slovakia’s Government
Quebec Doctors Make a Pay Demand: Don’t Raise It
Planning Begins for Kim Jong Un Meeting Some Trump Aides Believe Will Never Happen
Bannon Is Done Wrecking U.S. Establishment. Now He Wants to Destroy Europe’s.
Far From Home and Censors, Some Chinese Students Dissent on Xi’s Power Move
‘We Should Unite’: Kenya’s Top Political Rivals Hold Surprise Meeting
Turkey Sentences 24 Journalists to Prison, Claiming Terrorism Ties
World News at a Glance

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Business

Trump Authorizes Tariffs, Defying Allies at Home and Abroad
What could Europe offer Trump to escape tariffs?
KFC asks supplier it ditched to help fix menu fiasco
Dow surges 441 points on strong jobs report
Toys 'R' Us could go out of business next week. That's bad news for Lego and Barbie
A flood of job hunters are back in the labor market
U.S. Added 313,000 Jobs in February; Unemployment Steady at 4.1 Percent
PACIFIC for March 9: Obama's streaming deal?, SXSW agenda, Twitter's health
It Might Be Time to Adjust Your Tax Withholdings for 2018
It Might Be Time to Adjust Your Tax Withholdings for 2018
Will hitting China with tariffs kill India's solar dreams?
U.S. Added 313,000 Jobs in February; Unemployment Steady at 4.1 Percent
The gender pay gap for women doctors is big -- and getting worse
Are Trump's tariffs legal?
Facebook to exclusively stream 25 MLB games
Lloyd Blankfein is reportedly planning to leave Goldman Sachs
US trading partners, businesses say tariffs will backfire
Whoa! 313,000 jobs added last month. Here's where they came from
Stock Markets Jump in Response to Jobs Report
Early retirement plan: Smart money moves to make in your 20s, 30s and 40s
Martin Shkreli Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Fraud
How Much Is Martin Shkreli’s One-of-a-Kind Wu-Tang Album Worth?
There are still 100,000 pay phones in America
When will I get my tax refund?
Interest on Home Equity Loans Is Still Deductible, but With a Big Caveat
One State’s Quest to Introduce Long-Term Care Benefits
1 Million People Could Be Missing Out on Their Tax Refund
1 Million People Could Be Missing Out on Their Tax Refund
Martin Shkreli Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Fraud
When a Good Friend Becomes a Terrible Colleague
7 Ways to Judge a Retirement Community’s Financial Health
Elon Musk overhauls Boring Company concept to focus on mass transit
AP finds the NRA gave $7 million to hundreds of schools
U.S. Added 313,000 Jobs in February. Here’s What That Means.
Texas brothers discovered $1.3 million in unclaimed property and so could you!
AT&T drops political bias defense in Time Warner deal suit
The economy is looking awfully strong
‘There Are a Lot of Stories That Need to Be Told’
U.S. Allies Jostle to Win Exemptions From Trump Tariffs
Martin Shkreli Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Fraud
Facebook to publishers: We are your friend. Really.
Trade War Prospect Shakes Part of Trump Base: Midwest Farmers
Dial P for Privacy: The Phone Booth Is Back
Ask Your Doctor. Until Then, Here’s a Word From Our Sitcom.
‘ISIS Is Coming!’ How a French Company Pushed the Limits in War-Torn Syria
Business News at a Glance
Google Is Trying too Hard (or Not Hard Enough) to Diversify
A Battle Over Trade Crashes the Bull Market’s Birthday Party

Lifestyles

Munich is landlocked. But that doesn't stop surfers from catching a wave
Go Ask Mom : Children's books start at just 25 cents at this upcoming library sale
Sometimes it's OK to let your children quit
Why Can’t a Modern Woman Pay (at Least) Half?
When the Cause of a Sexless Relationship Is — Surprise! — the Man
At the ‘Hairdresser’s Fashion Week,’ Celebrating Black Beauty
For Harvey Weinstein, Life in Limbo
Shopping for Marmite With Harry Hadden-Paton

Entertainment

What's on Tap : Dine for a Cause: Carrboro wine bar donates to local charities every week
What's on Tap : Foodie News: Restaurant finds new home in Carrboro
What's on Tap : Dog-focused bar opens in Durham
Carson Daly battled with anxiety attacks while at MTV
In a Netflix documentary, Rachel Dolezal's son says he resents some of mom's choices
What you need to know about the return of 'American Idol'
Shonda Rhimes, ABC divorce will benefit both of them
NBC's 'Rise' hits too many familiar notes
Teens will kinda 'Love, Simon' at least
‘Deception’ and ‘Instinct,’ the Latest Shows Trying to Be ‘Castle’
After Bruno Mars is accused of cultural appropriation, black celebrities come to his defense
What's on Tap : German restaurant in Cary to close
Frida Kahlo Is a Barbie Doll Now. (Signature Unibrow Not Included.)
'Love, Simon,' 'Instinct' mark progress for gay characters
After 50 Years at the Met Opera, Paul Plishka Retires (Again)
In Philadelphia, Ballet Neighbors Divided by Style
How Do You Teach People to Love Difficult Music?
2 Literary Greats, in Art Galleries by the Sea
Belgium Drops Rapper from World Cup Song After Sexism Outcry

Political News

Wisecracks, cold noodles and soju: Is this what Trump could expect from a Kim summit?
Tillerson changes tune after Trump accepts meeting with North Korea's Kim
White House ignores congressional inquiry on security clearance procedures
HuffPost: Justice strategy plan signals shift away from Obama priorities
Outgoing US ambassador to Panama blasts Trump
It's legal to grab a person's (clothed) backside in Minnesota. But probably not for long
5 reasons why Donald Trump's massive North Korea gamble makes total and complete sense
How would Trump negotiate with 'little rocket man'? Here's what we know
Stormy Daniels' attorney argues 'cover-ups matter'
Nunberg caps off strange week with appearance before Mueller grand jury
WaPo: Leadership crisis leads to VA dysfunction
'The Steel Curtain is gone': Trump's trade moves may be of no help in Pennsylvania special election
What's missing from this White House photo?
Florida lawmaker insults Parkland activists, saying 'adults make the laws'
Will Kennedy retire and be Republicans' Senate savior?
Internal FBI report finds November 2016 tweet on Clinton Foundation documents 'proper'
Sessions tests limits of immigration powers with asylum moves
Rand Paul attacker pleads guilty
Michael Cohen says he used his own home equity line for Stormy Daniels payment
Law firm handling Stormy Daniels case for Cohen also did legal work with Trump campaign
Job growth is strong, but it probably won't save Republicans in the midterms
Trump Organization says it donated $151,470 to US Treasury
Exclusive: Trump getting a parade but tanks won't roll down Pennsylvania avenue
Bernie Sanders: DCCC attacks in Texas 'absolutely unacceptable'
Defense hawks aren't sure what to make of Trump's North Korea meeting
White House puts an asterisk on Trump, Kim Jong Un meeting
ACLU class action lawsuit seeks to block immigrant family separations
Showdown between WH, GOP lawmakers looms over Rob Porter scandal
Trump isn't the first US President to get a North Korean invite. But he's the first to accept.
Sarah Sanders doesn't 'have anything else to add' about Stormy Daniels
The week in politics
Trump to travel to Peru in April for Summit of the Americas
5 days, 15 big stories, 1 Trump White House
Why China's footprint in Africa worries the US
The week Trump rewarded enemies and punished friends
How South Korea triggered Trump's flip from 'fire and fury' to 'call me maybe'
Florida adopts wide package of gun laws, while Washington stalls
The Little-Known Trade Adviser Who Wields Enormous Power in Washington
Potential Trump testimony at center of his attorneys' strategy to gauge Mueller investigation status
The Little-Known Trade Adviser Who Wields Enormous Power in Washington
Suit accusing Harvard of capping Asian-American admissions could be tried this summer
Porn star's attorney: Cohen used his Trump Organization signature in email
Washington’s Unloved Subway Opens a Swag Shop. Riders Aren’t Rushing the Doors.
The President and the Porn Star: A Story’s Slow Rise Above the Din
Trump’s Military Parade Plans Come Into Focus: Planes, but No Tanks

Health Team

More than 2,000 frozen eggs and embryos may not be viable after freezer fails
Flu season is not over yet, the CDC cautions
Small screens can cause big strain on children's eyes
Thousands may have been exposed to mumps at a national cheerleading contest
Salmonella outbreak linked to guinea pigs
Daytime drowsiness increases risk of Alzheimer's in elderly, study says
Here's how the Great Recession impacted your health
Adwoa Aboah wants 'Gurls Talk' to be in schools
Eat healthier without quitting sugar
How barbershops could help lower blood pressure