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Local News

Man charged in fatal Lake Gaston house fire indicted in murder of Vance businessman
Sheriff: Harnett County deputy shot in face moved from ICU, still needs multiple surgeries
Warrant: 18-year-old charged with assault after Athens Drive High brawl
Cooper orders flags across NC to half-staff to honor Barbara Bush
Lawsuit: NCCU chancellor tried to steer housing contract, bought SUV with state money
Wake EMS responded to single call to save dying man; 911 center admits issue
Authorities searching for second car, relatives of man killed in Durham crash
Effort to oust Fayetteville councilman underway
Chatham County Sheriff's Office buys body cameras to put extra eyes on patrol
Donations pour in for Cleveland family that 'truly lost everything' in fire
Durham police arrest man charged in knife-point robbery of taxi driver
Warrants: Woman damages building, expensive cars, ambulance in series of crashes
Legally blind driver charged with hitting homeless woman in Fayetteville

News

Editorial: Rep. Foxx's misguided student aid bill betrays her own background
El director de la CIA Mike Pompeo se reunió en secreto con el líder de Corea del Norte Kim Jong Un
Outside the Box : Opinion Roundup: NC prisons, DEA quota changes, opioid battle, Supreme Court hears solar case and more
Más del 95% de la población mundial respira aire contaminado, según un nuevo estudio
Autoridades colombianas y ecuatorianas dan golpe al grupo de alias "Guacho"
Cancelan en Australia una competición de surf por ataques de tiburones
La reunión entre Pompeo y Kim Jong Un ocurrió el fin de semana de Pascua, no cuando dijo Trump
Pasajeros del vuelo de Southwest elogiaron a la piloto por sus “nervios de acero” durante la emergencia
Rescatan en México a venezolanas y colombianas víctimas de trata de personas
Apagón en Puerto Rico afecta a toda la isla
Muere don Celino Villanueva, el hombre más viejo de Chile; autoridades dicen que tenía 121 años
Pedro Almodóvar empezará a rodar en julio “Dolor y Gloria”, su nueva película
¿Qué falló en el vuelo de Southwest que aterrizó de emergencia en Filadelfia?
Diputados cubanos nominan a Miguel Díaz-Canel como presidente del Consejo de Estado en Cuba
Termina la era Castro en Cuba: la isla se prepara para un nuevo gobernante
Capturan a gato que llevaba un móvil a un preso en cárcel de Costa Rica
El FMI pronostica una inflación superior al 13.000% en Venezuela en 2018
Senado de Colombia aplaza votación de la consulta anticorrupción que disminuiría el salario de los congresistas
Seeing through mist of oil derricks will be vapid exercise
James Comey's fatal vanity
Los ratones de Nueva York son portadores de nuevos virus y superbacterias, según estudio
Los aeropuertos de Asia están cambiando nuestra forma de viajar
Green Hope substitute teacher honored for saving two teens from predator
Vuelve Parchís: las fichas se reencuentran para grabar un documental 40 años después
Our Gold-Leaf Presidency
School leaders hope to accelerate renovation of West Millbrook Middle School
El desempleo en Lima es el más alto de los últimos seis años
Un comediante se rompió el pene y escribió este libro para contarlo
Pobre Superman
Cynthia Nixon Gets Cuomo to Play to Type
Lee la carta de amor que George Bush padre le envió a su futura esposa Barbara en la Segunda Guerra Mundial
Editorials of The Times
Moreno anuncia investigación tras ver testimonio de presunta financiación de las FARC a campaña de Correa

Weather

WRAL WeatherCenter Blog : Inside the Southwest engine that failed
When is spring here to stay? It's not in the 7-day

National News

In Brooklyn, Push for a Special Haitian District Hits Resistance
No Friends of the Court: City Council Sues City’s Top Lawyer
Southwest pilot, a former Navy fighter pilot, praised for her 'nerves of steel' during emergency
Airplane Engine Explodes, Killing Passenger Midair
Hart family crash: Body ID'd as 12-year-old Ciera Hart
What to expect from Friday's massive National School Walkout
New York City bans open-door tours from its heliport after deadly crash. But none take off from there
The reward has been doubled in the cold case that inspired 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri'
This wasn't the first time a Southwest jet lost a fan blade in its engine
Giant tumbleweeds are causing giant headaches for this California town
Read a love letter Bush Sr. sent to Barbara Bush during World War II
Trump Mocks Sketch of Man Who Allegedly Threatened Stormy Daniels
Memphis took down two Confederate statues. State lawmakers are punishing the city for it
Southwest emergency landing puts focus on engine safety
34 transfusions and counting: Ahwatukee toddler spotlights needs for blood donations
Suspect in custody after high-speed chase in Phoenix; police dog killed in incident
Most of Puerto Rico still without power
11th-grader charged in connection to death of 98-year-old woman
MC Tear Gas: Man who threatened Elyria business said he was only 'rapping'
3 Bodies Found in Vehicle, Prompting Homicide Investigation
Family Mourns Woman Fatally Hit by Train After Boyfriend Tried Saving Her
Police identify suspect fatally shot inside Douglas County Sheriff's Office
Grieving families help each other overcome tragedy of girl's death
Houston Mourns Barbara Bush, Its Revered Matriarch and ‘Salty’ Neighbor
The power of lightning -- and prayer
Local company gives veteran a new roof
Man catches road rage incident on camera
School hosts forum following accusations against theater professor
Climate Lawsuits, Once Limited to the Coasts, Jump Inland
Hemp farming exploding in popularity in Colorado: from 1,400 acres in 2014 to 17,000 today
Toddler shoots her mom with a gun her dad left in their car, police say
For Albuquerque’s Headbanger Mayor, Power Comes in Power Chords
New York Gov. Cuomo gives parolees the right to vote in his state
DCF investigating after photos show babies bound in sleep sacks with hair ties at day care
Men Wanted In Overnight Crime, Shooting Spree
Southwest Flight Hits Bird, Comes Back To Nashville
A Divisive Housing Bill Is Defeated in Sacramento
Doctors complain 'step therapy' undermines patients' health
Dancing naked man arrested at scene of five car accident
Severe bleeding reported in Maryland from synthetic marijuana
In Pro-Trump Tennessee, Democrats Count on a Familiar Face to Flip a Senate Seat
Melania Trump to attend Barbara Bush funeral, White House says
Video: Murder fugitive seen at Ocala hotel
School bus overturns in crash with semi in Brooksville, six high school students injured
Tucson district preparing for possible walk out
Search underway for missing Idaho woman
Do You Know Which Dog Breeds Are in a Mutt? Scientists Want to Find Out
Man charged in murder of missing, pregnant 21-year-old
FDA bans bulk sale of powdered caffeine after death of Lorain County high schooler
Following the Trail of Online Ads, Wherever It Leads
Neo-Nazis -- and about 400 cops -- will be in Georgia town on Saturday
Rosenberger case part of long FBI campaign
Vittorio Taviani, Who Made Acclaimed Films With Brother, Dies at 88
A Beginner’s Guide to Taking Great Video on Your Phone
'Zombie RV' causes concern for NE Vancouver residents
Yes, that's a monk seal with a knife in its mouth (and humans may be to blame)
Manhattan nanny found guilty in deaths of two children in her care
A battle for survival on Kauai's North shore where residents are still trapped
Cosby Accuser Wanted Rape Charge in Memoir, Publisher Says
A Rule Is Changed for Young Immigrants, and Green Card Hopes Fade
Manhattan Nanny Is Convicted in Murders of Two Children
Puerto Rico is Once Again Hit by an Islandwide Blackout
Manhattan Nanny Is Convicted in Murders of Two Children
60-Year-Old Beloved Sign Restored In Siloam Springs
Robot Cures Human Headache: Putting Together Ikea Furniture
Man charged with attempted abduction of 10-year-old girl walking to bus stop
William & Mary students, professor among 10 arrested in Williamsburg drug investigation
Houston Mourns Barbara Bush, Its Revered Matriarch and ‘Salty’ Neighbor
In Pro-Trump Tennessee, Democrats Count on a Familiar Face to Flip a Senate Seat
Witness says Cosby accuser talked about fabricating sexual assault claims against a celebrity for money
AMI agrees to let Karen McDougal out of contract
'I'm raising a red flag': Mayor says new drainage system has to be city's priority
Michigan Woman Turns Herself in for Murdering Mother Last Year
Newport News Police seeking feedback from women
640 Pounds of Dynamite Stolen from Pennsylvania Worksite
Diamonds in a Meteorite May Be a Lost Planet’s Fragments
Cosby Accuser Talked of Framing a Celebrity, Witness Says
Finding Peace of Mind for Your Home Away From Home
Lost in Battle, Found by Amateur Sleuths: An ‘Unknown’ Marine
In Barbara Bush’s Final Days, Faith, Courage and a Little More Needling
Across Midwest, Farmers Warn of GOP Losses Over Trump’s Trade Policy
Subpoena may allow witness to testify
Former Playboy Model Is Free to Discuss Alleged Trump Affair
Peacocks on the Loose in Pennsylvania Neighborhood
Woman finds hidden camera in restroom at metro Atlanta Starbucks
Cuomo Plans to Restore Voting Rights to Paroled New York Felons
Jean McFaddin, Who Made the Macy’s Parade What It Is, Dies at 75
Atlanta business leaders help with rebuilding communities
Southwest passenger prayed when engine failed midair
Manhattan Nanny Is Convicted in Murders of Two Children
Trump Attacks Russia Inquiry and Sketch Posted by Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer
New York Attorney General Seeks Power to Bypass Presidential Pardons
Puerto Rico Loses All Power After Freakish Accident
A Long-Running Black History Show in a Library Basement
Inside Southwest Flight 1380, 20 Minutes of Chaos and Terror
Weather
Kansas Trio Convicted in Plot to Bomb Somali Immigrants
Minnesota prosecutor to announce if Prince's death will lead to charges
National News at a Glance
Across Midwest, Farmers Warn of GOP Losses Over Trump’s Trade Policy
Declining Android’s Autocorrect Help
Southwest Pilot Who Landed Crippled Plane Is Navy Veteran With ‘Nerves of Steel’
Kris Kobach, Face of Trump’s Voter Fraud Panel, Is Held in Contempt by Judge
Inside Southwest Flight 1380, 20 Minutes of Chaos and Terror
Prosecutors and Cohen Lawyers Offer Names for Proposed Special Master
Former first lady played key role in start up of CT-based Americares
3 Mercenaries Convicted in a Philippines Murder
Pittsburgh police ordered to bring riot gear in case Trump fires Mueller
Syracuse Fraternity Suspended for ‘Extremely Racist’ Video
Widespread power outage persists in Puerto Rico
Hidden crack in Southwest jet engine at center of NTSB investigation

World News

Cuba's likely new leader, Miguel Diaz-Canel, faces economic and diplomatic challenges
Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit Pyongyang 'soon,' official says
Gunfire at UN team in Syria stalls chemical weapons inspection
CIA Director Met Secretly With North Korea’s Leader
Summit offers last hope for families divided by Korean War
Korean peace treaty needs more than Trump's 'blessing'
Indian women's commissioner on hunger strike over rape laws
UK Home Office destroyed Windrush landing card slips
Last in Queen Elizabeth II's line of corgis dies, says British press
Turkey's President Erdogan announces early elections
Armed men storm Nigeria's senate, stealing mace
Japan Fears Being Sidelined by Trump on Trade and North Korea
Global warming is killing the Great Barrier Reef, study says
China Conducts War Games, and Taiwan Is the Target
At 17, this sexual abuse survivor set out to fix a broken system
South Africa to Investigate 2 ANC Officials in Farm Corruption Case
Erdogan, Seeking to Solidify Power in Turkey, Calls for Early Elections
Treaty to Formally End Korean War Is Being Discussed, South Confirms
Japan Fears Being Sidelined by Trump on Trade and North Korea
South Africa to Investigate 2 ANC Officials in Farm Corruption Case
CIA Chief’s Meeting With Kim Jong Un Is Latest Step in Winding Path to Talks
UK government loses key Brexit vote
Protesters built a giant pipeline to greet Justin Trudeau in London
Top Finance Official in Japan Resigns Over Harassment Accusations
Myanmar Prisoner Amnesty Comes With a Rohingya Massacre Mystery
Fired Zimbabwe nurses offer free health care to public in protest
A death in Russia, and questions about the risks of investigative reporting
Why the French Are Growing Angry With Emmanuel Macron
Gunmen Shot at U.N. Team Near Site of Reported Chemical Attack, Official Says
Erdogan Calls Early Turkish Elections in Bid to Solidify Power
Raúl Castro Prepares to Resign as Cuba’s President, Closing a Dynasty
8 Decades of British Royal Corgis Reportedly at an End
Collateral Damage as Russia Goes After a Popular Messaging App
Why the French Are Growing Angry With Emmanuel Macron
‘Black Panther’ Vanquishes Saudi Cinema Ban
Raúl Castro Prepares to Resign as Cuba’s President, Closing a Dynasty
Three US men face life in jail over murder-for-hire killing of Filipino woman
Treaty to Formally End Korean War Is Being Discussed, South Confirms
Options for Summit Site May Be Limited by Kim’s Aging Aircraft
Pressed by Hard-Liners, U.S.-Trained Environmentalist Quits Post in Iran
World News at a Glance
'Question your sons' says Indian PM Modi amid ongoing rape outrage
Trump Warns He May Exit Talks With North Korea

WRAL TV

CBC Sales : Comparing inside vs. outside sales with Mary-Katherine Walston from WRAL-TV

5 On Your Side

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WRAL SmartShopper : Share your deals & questions 4/18
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Dangerous airbag recall makes history as largest auto recall in U.S. history
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Business

President Pulls Support of Trade Pact for 2nd Time
Trump renews attack on TPP: 'I don't like the deal'
Facebook is offering facial recognition again in Europe
Russia's RT faces 7 new investigations in UK
Tesla Model 3 will start 24/7 production to meet target
Bed Bath & Beyond is in serious trouble
Starbucks' Howard Schultz: 'Ashamed' by arrests at Philadelphia store
Health care could cost couples $280,000 in retirement
United eases fears of a fare war
Economic growth not as great as it looks, says former Obama economist Austan Goolsbee
Accenture CEO: We seek total gender equality by 2025
Get Ready for a Credit Score Boost as Tax Liens Fall off Reports
Spotlight turns to CEOs in AT&T antitrust trial
James Comey media tour runs into nexus of fiction and reality
Martin Shkreli transferred to prison in New Jersey
Why you got an extra day to file your taxes
Top Porsche Official Targeted in German Police Raid Tied to Diesel Scheme
DACA students fear tuition ruling will force them to drop out of college
8 Inspirational Stories of People Who Overcame Debt
'Fearless Girl' is moving to a new home
Facebook’s Current Status With Advertisers? It’s Complicated
Fed official worried about recession indicator
Total, With Energy Industry in Flux, Makes $1.7 Billion Bet on a Utility
Wynn Resorts appoints 3 women to board in a 'turning point'
How these hurricane-ravaged states have avoided a housing disaster -- so far
Amazon reveals it has more than 100 million Prime members
Inspection opened into Tesla for workplace safety
San Jose's SunPower buys solar rival -- and avoids Trump's tariffs
Lyft makes its trips carbon neutral in bid to fight climate change
Dick’s Sporting Goods Will Destroy Unsold Military-Style Weapons
Qualcomm May Be Collateral Damage in a U.S.-China Trade War
Maryland Schools May Tell Children When It’s Time to Log Off
Harper’s Editor Insists He Was Fired Over Katie Roiphe Essay
Will Training Help Workers Shed Biases? Ask Starbucks
Amazon Is Helping to Reboot a Hollywood Classic
SEC Proposal Requiring Brokers to Put Customers First Is Met With Skepticism
Damaged Engine Prompts Scrutiny of Inspections
Comcast Bid More Than Disney for 21st Century Fox, Filing Shows
Business News at a Glance

Lifestyles

Maldives to open 'world's first' underwater hotel residence
Go Ask Mom : Story time? You can now outsource bedtime stories to an astronaut
Opening Alaïa's self-curated show after the loss of the designer himself
Bride Dies Two Months After Her Dream Wedding
Hanky Panky, Made in the USA Since 1977
Danai Gurira Doesn’t Do Contouring
My Husband Got Secret Credit Cards and Maxed Them Out
Is Your Body Appropriate to Wear to School?
Arab Fashion Week’s Female Designers to Know
The Dawn of Micromerch
Go Ask Mom : Look to the skies: 7 places to explore the night sky this weekend at Statewide Star Parties
Is Your Body Appropriate to Wear to School?
Cleo Wade Is Everybody’s BFF
Go Ask Mom : Watch canine athletes jump, dive, compete in DockDogs competition this weekend
Go Ask Mom : 20 family-friendly activities for weekend of April 20 to April 22
The Model G-Man, Still Looking the Part
Star-studded escape: Norway's otherworldly planetarium and 'constellation' lodges

Entertainment

Steven Spielberg is doing a superhero movie, so get ready
Abby Lee Miller undergoes emergency surgery
What's on Tap : North Hills rooftop bar serves up new menu, Frosé
Rob Delaney shares son's photo 'not long before he died'
Jim Carrey crashed Jeff Daniels 'Conan' interview and proved nothing's changed since 'Dumb and Dumber'
Pink and kids 'Beautiful' People cover stars
Emma Stone and Jonah Hill's Netflix series 'Maniac' looks like a head trip
'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' trailer has dinosaurs running amok
Amy Schumer's 'I Feel Pretty' is funny, endearing and humane
MTV is bringing back 'YO! MTV Raps'
Venice Architecture Biennale to Honor Frampton
John Prine Returns to Songwriting, Jaunty and Dark, on ‘The Tree of Forgiveness’
Khloé Kardashian says she's 'learned so much' about motherhood from her sisters
What's on Tap : Apex Outfitter moving into downtown Raleigh
In ‘God Save Texas,’ Lawrence Wright Ranges Far and Wide
'The Handmaid's Tale' expands bleak vision in searing new season
Old Crow Medicine Show Looks to the Future While Picking at the Past
Paris Opera Ballet Dancers Complain of Harassment and Bad Management
Hidden Stash of Valuable Drawings Found in Walls of Artist’s Home
With Choice of New Director, the Met Gets a Scholar and a Showman
France Once Fought Over This Opera. Juilliard Shows Us Why.
A Disrupter Takes Over at the Met
'Rider,' an elegiac portrait of a wounded cowboy, mixes fact and fiction
Parkland Survivors Get a Broadway Master Class in Healing
Fury in Germany as Rap Duo With Anti-Jewish Lyrics Gets Award
Rayshun Lamarr joins Britton Buchanan in top 12 on 'The Voice'

Political News

Trump undercutting ambassador plays right into Comey's tease about the worst Russia narrative
Trump says Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un last week
Colin Powell says strength of Bush family came from Barbara
The remarkable irresponsibility of Donald Trump's Stormy Daniels tweet
The runaway president: Trump is the lawyer-in-chief
Feds could turn over docs to Cohen as soon as next week
Trump, contradicting his own words, denies firing Comey over Russia probe
Nikki Haley's savage own of Larry Kudlow is one for the ages
Trump blasts 'breeding' in sanctuary cities. That's a racist term.
Missouri's top Republicans join calls for Greitens to step down
Comey says Republican Party 'has left me and many others'
Melania Trump, ex-presidents will attend Barbara Bush's funeral
Comey says he doesn't expect Trump will fire Mueller
Mitch McConnell sees 'no indication' Donald Trump might fire Robert Mueller. Um, what?
Senators demand more information about DC mobile snooping devices
Top Committee Democrats announce opposition to secretary of state nominee Mike Pompeo
These former intel professionals are running for office to check Trump
Bernie Sanders: Cardi B is right on Social Security
Tillis, others sign letter demanding release of NC pastor from Turkish prison
How Trump's travel ban motivated some Muslim Americans to run for office
From Harriet Tubman to the Kennedys: Famous photos set for West Coast debut
Colin Powell says Pompeo is 'amenable to changes' in his stances
GOP Sen. Johnson holds out on backing Trump in 2020
New Quinnipiac poll shows tight Texas Senate race between Ted Cruz and Beto O'Rourke
#TBT: Barbara Bush's own diplomatic triumph
After failure to launch, Republican senator switches vote to save Trump's NASA nominee
US admitted just 44 Syrian refugees in last 6 months
White House looking into EPA's Pruitt spending, Mulvaney says
Playboy announces plans to party in Washington
Donald Trump calls out Rand Paul for his opposition to Mike Pompeo's nomination
Trump bullish on North Korea talks, but willing to walk away
Republican women wonder when they'll get a female speaker of the House
Top operatives try to work out how Dems can break through Trump's message dominance
Airmen fired, demoted over dinosaur puppet video
Trump declared he's running again. Many Republicans aren't ready to back him.
Sticking point on Trump-Kim talks: Location, location, location
'I could well be a witness' for the prosecution against McCabe, Comey tells CNN
DHS secretary declines to explain Trump's 'breeding' tweet
Trump decided to abandon plans for more Russia sanctions
House Judiciary chair plans to subpoena to get Comey memos
Pompeo confirmation winnowing down to a handful of undecided Democrats
Grassley on special counsel bill: McConnell's views 'do not govern' his committee
'No collusion ... No collusion ... No collusion ... No collusion ... No collusion'
Stormy Daniels' lawyer mulling suing Trump directly for defamation
Trump on firing Mueller or Rosenstein: 'They're still here'
Babies now allowed on the US Senate floor following rare move to change rules
Haley's retort shows why she's unique in Trump's White House
James Comey faces the public's questions at New York book event
Democratic male senators push to advance sexual harassment legislation
Former Trump lawyer says he warned the President that Cohen could turn against him
Senate Votes to Ease Restrictions on Auto Lending Discrimination
A Guide to the Investigations Faced by EPA Chief

Health Team

Aging gracefully: Preventing falls
One concussion could increase risk of Parkinson's disease, study says
Gene therapy helps patients avoid blood transfusion
Diving deep on one breath could be in a 'sea nomad's' DNA
UNC researchers part of global effort to unlock mystery of cancer, develop better treatments
Plastic surgery game apps send wrong message to children, parents say