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Local News

Durham man hits $500,000 Cash 5 jackpot
Officials ID teenager killed in crash on Falls Lake
Woman charged in Fayetteville stabbing death
Fayetteville mom charged with starving disabled daughter to death
Inmate found with drugs at Lee County Jail
Frontier Airlines adds two new destinations from RDU
Woman charged in Raleigh stabbing death
Missing Pennsylvania woman found at Rocky Mount shelter
Durham rabbi resigns amid ethics complaint of sexual nature
91-year-old Benson man charged with trying to kill wife
Owner of big dog that attacked, killed smaller pooch sought
Suspended Johnston fire chief charged with insurance fraud
Fayetteville police searching for missing 16-year-old
Man injured in shooting near Durham bus station
Spring Lake police investigate fatal shooting
Cary teen with machete threatens to assault neighbor
Marines spokesman: 18-year-old accused of killing grandmother had no medical or moral waivers in his file


Editorial: McCrory campaign should face trial for false voter fraud claims
No hay evidencias de programa nuclear en Irán desde 2009, según el Organismo Internacional de Energía Atómica
Outside the Box : Opinion Roundup: Redistricting reform, Charlotte's affordable housing problem, Silent Sam protests, water contaminants and more
Incendio en un edificio de Sao Paulo, Brasil, deja al menos un muerto
¿Cómo se convirtió el primero de mayo en el Día Internacional de los Trabajadores?
República Dominicana rompe lazos con Taiwán y se alía con China
Netanyahu defiende sus acusaciones sobre el programa nuclear de Irán
Capturan a siete personas al mando de alias Guacho
Kim Jong Un está de acuerdo en reunirse con Trump en la zona desmilitarizada de Corea, según una fuente
Los inmigrantes de la caravana eligieron a esta mujer embarazada para ser la primer en pedir asilo en EE.UU.
La segunda 'princesa' de Estados Unidos: por qué Meghan Markle es una Grace Kelly moderna
Ashley Judd demanda a Harvey Weinstein por haber "destruido" su carrera
Este futbolista español versionó el último sencillo de Jennifer López... y el divertido resultado se hizo viral
Atlanta officials travel well, but how does that fix blight?
Real Madrid vence al Bayern y avanza a la final de la Champions
¿Cómo es el ambiente antes del Kentucky Derby?
Wake County school leaders approve budget with $58.9 million increase requested in county funding
El Derby de Kentucky en datos
The U.S. and China Are Finally Having It Out
Esta es la historia sangrienta que ha dejado la violencia armada en las escuelas de Estados Unidos
Exclusivo CNN: Médico admite que fue el mismo Trump quien escribió su certificado de perfecta salud
Editorials of The Times


State News

Appeals court questions teen's confession to killing Garner couple
Tidy, blue, brand-new house provides solid foundation for family
@NCCapitol : NC superintendent: Lawmakers should delay $5.1M cut to education agency
@NCCapitol : Mass teacher rally to greet lawmakers

National News

Maine police officer's wife describes his last day before he was killed
5 things for May 3: White House, North Korea, abortion, Pope Francis, Starbucks
5 things for May 4: Hawaii volcano, South Korea, Cohen, Arizona teachers, Nobel Prize
5 things for May 8: Eric Schneiderman, Iran nuke deal, US elections, Hawaii, Nigeria
5 things for May 9: North Korea, Iran, Russia probe, US primaries, ebola
5 things for May 22: Trump & Justice Dept., North Korea, Sweden, Texas shooting
5 things for May 23: North Korea, primary results, Zuckerberg, ZTE, leukemia & germs
Deer in Oregon are walking around with arrows in their bodies. Police want to know who did this
A gas station employee felt a burn when someone handed her cash. Then, 7 people had to go to a hospital
Conn. lawmakers, Indian tribes at odds over sports betting rights
Students call women heroes for getting them off bus before it went up in flames
Chicago killings and shootings drop for 14th consecutive month
Medical breakthrough is changing lives of those with Parkinson's
2 earthquakes reported off coast of San Clemente
Is That Dog (or Pig) on Your Flight Really a Service Animal?
After grocery delivery service ends, former driver picking up slack to help seniors
Family says teachers forced 7-year-old to scrub floors with toothbrush as punishment
Growing lionfish population threatening to crowd out the native species in Florida waters
PD: Nurse who feared she'd be fired stole fentanyl, oxycodone from nursing home
See what put these 12 preachers on Baylor's list
Threatening notes left for LGBTQ members at Spelman College
Border patrol agents find an abandoned duffel bag -- with a tiger inside it
Dozens of Indiana high schools report 0 bullying incidents – but parents disagree
Family and friends shocked by murder of 19-year-old mother
Cenex employees released from the hospital after HAZMAT situation
Black bear finally comes down from tree in NJ after napping all day
Cop convicted of illegal gun dealing sold weapon used in murder
University director of student conduct accused of kidnapping, strangling woman
Woman never returns after taking Mercedes from KCK dealership for test drive
Tick and Mosquito Infections Spreading Rapidly, CDC Finds
La. Secretary of State Tom Schedler resigns amid sexual harassment allegations
Man dies when crushed by boat
Home surveillance systems can hit homebuyers
Florida teen: Apple watch saved my life
Signs posted in a high school's bathrooms accuse students of sexual assault
Everett Fahy, Authority on European Painting, Dies at 77
High School students create Beyonce' themed bathroom
Mountain environmentalist takes his job of protecting water to villages of Africa
Waffle House endures a month of turmoil
Gaia’s Map of 1.3 Billion Stars Makes for a Milky Way in a Bottle
Opioid abuse, arrests on the rise in Idaho
Criminal defense attorney discusses how DNA sites may help solve future crimes
Man accused of watching 13-year-old girl shower at resort
Police: Parent under the influence arrested for disturbing behavior during school play Read more:
California Sues Trump Administration Over Car Emissions Rules
Georgia's congressional candidates split over Trump
A Taxi Driver Took His Own Life. His Family Blames Uber’s Influence.
Five ways hate speech spreads online
How to Protect Yourself From Mosquitoes and Ticks
State of New York tells convicted domestic abusers they can't have guns
This federal housing program helps teachers, first responders buy affordable homes
Medical marijuana expansion appears dead in 2018 Iowa Legislature
Florida family court judge grants father custody in case with echoes of Elian Gonzalez saga
Denied Power, Armenian Opposition Leader Urges Nationwide Strikes
Woman injured when chunk of concrete flies into truck window
Bags of dog doo tied to fence in protest of trash can removal
A Taxi Driver Took His Own Life. His Family Blames Uber’s Influence.
New N.Y. Schools Chief Hurtles Into Integration Wrangle
Dogs and Cats and Decorating: It’s Easier Than You Think
Dr. Donald Seldin, Who Put a Medical School on the Map, Dies at 97
Gov. Brown slams ``Outlaw Pruitt'' as California sues EPA over clean-car rules
Leadership to Change at Network of Charter Schools
Police Believe 'Paintball War' Connected to North Carolina Teen`s Death
'Share Tables' Help Children in Need While Cutting Down on Food Waste at Michigan Schools
Tick and Mosquito Infections Spreading Rapidly, CDC Finds
Veterinarian Charged With Smuggling Heroin Inside Puppies
Should the Cosby Jurors’ Names Stay Secret?
States Sue to Block Federal Rollback of Rules on Emissions
Humpback Whale Baby Boom Near Antarctica
Ecstasy as PTSD Relief for Soldiers: ‘I Was Able to Forgive Myself.’
Is My Not-So-Smart House Watching Me?
Revelations Over Koch Gifts Prompts Inquiry at George Mason University
California Is Ready For a Fight Over Tailpipe Emissions. Here’s Why.
Stephon Clark shot seven times, official autopsy finds
National News at a Glance
Zachary Cruz, brother of Parkland shooter, arrested for alleged probation violation
New N.Y. Schools Chief Hurtles Into Integration Wrangle
Seven States, Led by Texas, Sue to End DACA Program
Protest in Puerto Rico Over Austerity Measures Ends in Tear Gas
Official Autopsy of Stephon Clark Questions Earlier Findings
Jabo Starks, Drummer for James Brown, Dies at 79
Prosecutors Prepare to Retry the 2003 Killing of a College Student
Island’s Desperate Universities Get Just One-Fifth of Storm Aid

World News

China, Japan and South Korea to hold first top level talks since 2015
U.S. Allows Some Members of Migrant Caravan to Apply for Asylum
Cardinal George Pell to Stand Trial on ‘Historical’ Sex Offenses
China snatches Dominican Republic from Taiwan in diplomatic blow
Trump dumps Iran nuclear deal: What you need to know
U.S. Allows Some Members of Migrant Caravan to Apply for Asylum
Brazil fire: Sao Paulo building consumed in deadly blaze
South Korea begins dismantling loudspeakers along border with North
Chinese video app targets 'subversive' Peppa Pig in online cleanup
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu defends Iran nuclear claims in face of criticism
Police to dig up German riverbank in search for toddler who disappeared in 1981
May Day protesters demand better rights for workers
Migrants picked this pregnant mother of 2 to go to the front of the asylum line
Fire in São Paulo, Brazil, Brings Down a High-Rise
Could icebergs be the answer to Cape Town's water crisis?
Armenia in political turmoil after protest leader's bid for power is blocked
Taiwan’s Diplomatic Isolation Increases as Dominican Republic Recognizes China
Applying for asylum in the US takes at least 3 months, 2 interviews and one big decision
At least 24 killed in double bomb blasts in Nigeria mosque
Iran, Like Russia Before It, Tries to Block Telegram App
Labour Targets Election Gains in the Playgrounds of London’s Superrich
Fire in São Paulo, Brazil, Brings Down a High-Rise
Humans were in Philippines thousands of years before previously thought
Fire in São Paulo, Brazil, Brings Down a High-Rise
After Orban’s Victory, Hungary’s Judges Start to Tumble
If Poland and Hungary Flout European Values, European Aid Could Dry Up
What did Netanyahu reveal about Iran's nuclear program? Nothing new, experts say
Wary of Being Left Out, Japan Will Host Chinese and South Korean Leaders
Sowing Peanuts and Reaping Remnants of War in Uganda
Syrian rebels agree to surrender enclave near Homs, state media says
Britain’s Wedding-Mad Tabloids Feel a Cold Royal Shoulder
Bots and Trolls Elbow Into Mexico’s Crowded Electoral Field
Cardinal George Pell to face two trials on historical abuse charges
Latest Threat to China: Peppa Pig, Countercultural Cartoon Character
Divided by Ideology, United in Marriage
Israel’s Claims on Iran Divide Europe and US on Merits of Nuclear Deal
World News at a Glance
Israel’s Claims on Iran Divide Europe and US on Merits of Nuclear Deal
Hundreds detained after Paris May Day protests turn violent
If Poland and Hungary Flout European Values, European Aid Could Dry Up


Inside WRAL : WRAL's Bill Leslie welcomes second granddaughter

5 On Your Side

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Classic scams remain a risk as digital scams become prominent
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Journalist killings in Afghanistan: 'An attack on the global media'
White House Delays Tariffs on EU, Canada and Mexico for 30 Days
CEO caught singing 'We're in the Money' as Walmart deal lifts shares
BB&T CD Rates and Review
Under Armour still under siege in the US
Why Mark Zuckerberg may want to avoid the UK
Oil markets brace for Trump to kill Iran deal
Coach owner slammed by weak Kate Spade sales
Zelle Fraud Protection: What You Need to Know Before Transferring Funds
Federal Authorities Crack Down on Vaping Industry for Items Resembling Juice Boxes and Candy
Vista Outdoor may dump its gun brands
‘We’re in the Money’: Sainsbury’s Chief Sings Himself Into Trouble
Doctors, teachers and entrepreneurs on H-4 visas fear losing their businesses and jobs
Facebook adds 'Clear History' option amid privacy scandal
Facebook tries to move past scandals with new features
How a Common Interview Question Fuels the Gender Pay Gap (and How to Stop It)
Are you at risk for cancer? This startup CEO wants to help you find out
Europe Is Annoyed, Not Grateful, After Trump Delays Tariffs
Scared of running out of money in retirement? A 'personal pension' could be for you
Federal Authorities Crack Down on Vaping Products Resembling Juice Boxes and Candy
Watch out, Tinder, Facebook is getting into online dating
Snapchat user growth stagnant amid redesign backlash
Apple sold only 3% more iPhones last quarter, but profit soared
Instagram Unveils a Bully Filter
Europe Is Annoyed, Not Grateful, After Trump Delays Tariffs
One way to get retirement income for the rest of your life
This Man Is Taking France to Court to Win Back
Gibson declares bankruptcy
More Americans say they'll buy an electric car
Diet Coke re-brand a positive for Coca-Cola company
‘He’s a Pit Bull’: T-Mobile CEO Is the Colorful Outlier of Wireless
In a Revived Durham, Black Residents Ask: Is There Still Room for Us?
LightStream Personal Loan Review
Vaping Products That Look Like Juice Boxes and Candy Are Target of Crackdown
California leads states in suing EPA over rollback of car emission rules
CEOs Should Lead on Addressing Social Issues, Poll Finds
Apple rewarded its investors with a record cash giveaway
Lessons From Rust-Belt Cities That Kept Their Sheen
Europe Is Annoyed, Not Grateful, After Trump Delays Tariffs
Mark Zuckerberg Has a Message: Facebook Will Keep Building
In a Revived Durham, Black Residents Ask: Is There Still Room for Us?
Vista, Maker of Ammunition and Recreation Gear, to Sell Off Gun-Making Unit
Snap to Tweak Snapchat’s Redesign After Users Complain
Amazon, Not Waiting for HQ2, Announces Projects in Boston and Vancouver
Facebook Will Soon Offer a Dating Service
Lessons From Rust-Belt Cities That Kept Their Sheen
Sprint and T-Mobile CEOs Are in Washington to Sell Their Merger. Here’s What They’ll Confront.
Apple Says It Will Buy Back $100 Billion in Stock
Qantas will retire its Boeing 747 fleet earlier than planned
Xerox CEO quits in win for Carl Icahn
How a Common Interview Question Fuels the Gender Pay Gap (and How to Stop It)
Women Said to Have Accused New York Times Editor Who Resigned
Business News at a Glance
Weinstein Co. Declares a Winner in Its Bankruptcy Sale


Giant chickens and neo-gothic masterpieces: What Indonesia's churches tell us about its past
To infinity and beyond: On board the 'Toy Story'-themed airplane
The world's most exclusive hotels
Aging Well : What Happens If Mom Runs Out of Money, But Needs Care?
What do teachers want most: a guide to good gifts
From the Savory Side, the Salty Carricantes of Sicily
The Hamilton effect: Traveling to see blockbuster theater
A Deluxe Asparagus Frittata, Topped With Burrata
Is This Artichoke Kosher? Rome Defends a Classic Jewish Dish
Bans on Plastic Straws Are Growing. But Is the Travel Industry Doing Enough?
A Fresh, Bright Way to Stir-Fry
In Defense of Jewish-Style Artichokes
Go Ask Mom : 220,000! Wake library book sale to feature all genres at cut-rate prices
Tokyo in Texas: Distinctive Japanese Food Is Thriving in Austin
Cold winter, building boom cause plants to be in short supply across Triangle
Picking an Extra Añejo Tequila Takes Extra Care
Go Ask Mom : Get your wheels ready: Marbles to host annual bike rodeo Saturday
Go Ask Mom : Are your kids safe in the car? 6 common car seat mistakes
A Young Chef Swims Up-Seine in Paris
On Croatia’s Coast, Stunning Pools and a Mediterranean Mood
Want to Celebrate? A Whole Continent Is in the Mood
Breathing New Life into Bulgaria’s Cold War Bunkers


'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' passes lightsaber to 'Avengers'
'Castlevania' producer wants you to fix Apu on 'The Simpsons'
What's on Tap : Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival returns to Chatham County
What's on Tap : To celebrate 60 years, Pizza Inn is giving away a vintage car
So fetch! 'Mean Girls' musical scores 12 Tony nominations
What's on Tap : List: Kentucky Derby parties in the Triangle
2018 Tony Award Nominations: ‘Mean Girls’ and ‘SpongeBob’ Lead the Pack
What's on Tap : REM frontman to debut new installation to Moogfest
Charlotte Symphony director to conduct orchestra at royal wedding
'N Sync reunites to receive Hollywood Walk of Fame star
'13 Reasons Why' new trailer and return date
Kanye West: 5 takeaways from rapper's Charlamagne interview
2018 Tony Award Nominations: ‘Mean Girls’ and ‘SpongeBob’ Lead the Way
'Tully' shines and 'Overboard' sinks during break from blockbusters
'Star Wars' AR, VR experiences let fans live out their fantasies
‘Simpsons’ Creator Says of Apu Criticism, ‘People Love to Pretend They’re Offended’
2018 Tony Award Nominations: ‘Mean Girls’ and ‘SpongeBob’ Lead the Way
‘Animal House’ Oral History: From Richard Pryor to a Real Melee
In ‘The Moralist,’ Woodrow Wilson and the Hazards of Idealism
Don’t Cry, Resist! Movies From a Female Revolution
R. Kelly Faces a #MeToo Reckoning, After Years of Sexual Misconduct Allegations
``Bad Samaritan' a slick thriller with ex-Doctor Who David Tennant as a psycho
Stephen Posen Knows How to Fashion a Line. So Does his Son.
'Marco Polo' producer accuses Harvey Weinstein of multiple sexual assaults
Bringing Jerome Robbins’ Broadway Home to City Ballet
Kanye West just said 400 years of slavery was a choice
Big Brands Lead the Tony Parade
With Just a Nod, They’re Singled Out of the Crowd
R. Kelly Faces a #MeToo Reckoning, After Years of Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Political News

Marco Rubio goes off-script on GOP tax plan
Trump trashes Mueller probe, talk of 'obstruction'
Ex-Planned Parenthood leader: Wolf was 'doing her job' when she made abortion jokes
What Robert Mueller's questions for Donald Trump reveal about the Russia investigation
Stein: No 'special golden goose' in documents withheld from Senate panel
House Judiciary Dem rips reported GOP effort to impeach Rosenstein
Trump Says Disclosure of Mueller Questions in Russia Probe Is ‘Disgraceful’
White House claims 'clerical error' led to drastic change in Iran statement
Hero pilot who landed the Southwest plane visits the White House
GOP Senate hopeful Don Blankenship defends calling Mitch McConnell 'cocaine Mitch'
Jill Stein equates Russian election interference with US espionage
President Trump lied more than 3,000 times in 466 days
Hopefully, the typos don't kill us all
Russian jet intercepts US Navy plane
Trump Says Disclosure of Mueller Questions in Russia Probe Is ‘Disgraceful’
GOP candidates don't want to talk about Stormy Daniels. Neither do Democrats.
Pompeo promises to restore State Department's 'swagger'
Fact-checking Trump's Mueller probe tweets
Trump might be right -- the GOP's House majority is not all but doomed
2 EPA aides leave amid Pruitt controversies
The French 'bromance' tree could be in quarantine for two years
Michael Cohen owes more than $280K in state taxes, records show
Kanye West explained what exactly he likes about Trump
Carl Higbie, who works at pro-Trump group, says racist comments were 'statistical observation,' 'out of context'
White House and source deny Trump's ex-doctor was subject of 'raid'
Here's the most important question Robert Mueller wants to ask Donald Trump
The surreal tales of Trump's 2 former doctors
Labor Dept. denies lawmaker request for sexual harassment info
Indivisible backs Rohrabacher challenger as progressives vie to unseat old Democratic kingmakers
Trump pushes idea of adding 'Space Force' to US military
House conservatives push Sessions, Rosenstein to disclose key details in probes
7 states sue to end DACA, potentially jumbling its legal future
FAA mandates more engine inspections following Southwest incident
Ryan, McCarthy set for joint fundraising swing
John Kerry tweets defense of Iran nuclear deal
Rod Rosenstein: Justice Department is 'not going to be extorted'
Robert Mueller asks for 2 more months before Michael Flynn sentencing
Two Top Aides to Pruitt Quit the EPA Unexpectedly
Trump asks court to dismiss emoluments lawsuit against him
White House poised for more chaos over Veterans Affairs pick
Two Top Aides to Pruitt Quit the EPA Unexpectedly
Exclusive: Bornstein claims Trump dictated the glowing health letter
Nancy Pelosi predicts retaking speaker's gavel from GOP
The Mueller probe ain't ending anytime soon
Trump's boss act doesn't always work
Trump administration officials inquiring whether Greitens scandal could impact top aide to VP
Rod Rosenstein defends Justice Dept., dings critics in wide-ranging sit-down
Michael Caputo slams Senate intel panel in interview
Justice Department Won’t Be Extorted, Rosenstein Warns Republicans
Mueller raised idea of subpoena with President's lawyers
Dems say Pruitt aide asked EPA to consider opening office in Pruitt's hometown
Pentagon misses Trump's Guantanamo Bay deadline
Doctor Says Trump Aides Raided His Office for Files
Pompeo Promises to Return ‘Swagger’ to the State Department
Trump's legal team prepares for showdown with Mueller
Two Top Aides to Pruitt Quit the EPA Unexpectedly
Friend Helped Steer EPA Leader’s Agenda Abroad
Why Talking to Mueller Could Be a Minefield for Trump

Health Team

Eating too much sugar? New study says try getting more sleep
Tick- and mosquito-borne diseases more than triple, since 2004, in the US
Which cities face most, least air pollution according to new WHO data
What makes ice cream so addictive?
A Catholic high school tells girls to cover up at prom or get a modesty poncho. It swiftly backtracks
Spelman College investigating hateful notes sent to LGBTQ students
Group of rare eye cancer cases baffles experts
Kentucky, Indiana latest states to report hepatitis A outbreaks
104-year-old Australian scientist to fly to Switzerland to end life