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Local News

Coast Guard: The cause of most fatal boating accidents
Copy of 15,000 soldiers partake in celebratory run at Fort Bragg
Thousands of soldiers partake in celebratory run at Fort Bragg
Deer in road caused church van to crash, killing 2, injuring 12
Student injured when school bus crashes in Clayton
Durham teen dies week after being thrown from SUV in crash
Durham police mourn death of beloved K9 member
Authorities looking into former Wake official's resort trips
Raleigh hosts second local event to raise awareness about poverty
Residents say Wake County budget needs to provide more funding for schools
Support group guides widowers from loss to hope
Woman accused of attempting to abduct baby from NC hospital released from jail


CHARLES M. BLOW: Enough is enough
El papa Francisco a un hombre gay: Dios te hizo así y te ama así
El triunfo electoral del presidente venezolano Maduro fue denunciado como una farsa
Outside the Box : Opinion Roundup: Bishop with Raleigh ties brings passion to royal wedding, new GenX bills prompt enforcement worries, exploiting the drug epidemic and more
Crisis en Hidroituango en Colombia: ya son más de 8.000 evacuados y el Gobierno emite nueva alerta
Estados Unidos y China hacen un alto al fuego en la guerra comercial
Segundo debate presidencial en México: lo que los candidatos dijeron sobre la relación con Estados Unidos
Claves de los premios Billboard 2018: Ozuna, mejor artista latino y mejor disco... y no se olvidaron de 'Despacito'
Los 10 futbolistas más caros que estarán en Rusia 2018
There's no need to name, show mass killers
Wake County Public School System to announce new superintendent Wednesday
What’s the Matter With Europe?
Estos son los 23 futbolistas de Argentina convocados al Mundial Rusia 2018
Petro alerta de riesgo de fraude en elecciones presidenciales de Colombia
What Moral Heroes Are Made Of
No, el inglés no es el idioma oficial de Estados Unidos
Editorials of The Times
Las preguntas sobre el accidente del avión en Cuba que dejó más de 100 muertos
Este objeto no debería estar en nuestro sistema solar, ¿de dónde salió?
Rivales de Perú en el Mundial piden a FIFA que Paolo Guerrero pueda jugar


Sinkhole closes major Raleigh road after overnight flooding

State News

@NCCapitol : Campaign donation crops up from Chemours' head lobbyist
@NCCapitol : Environmentalism, anti-immigration views from major Democratic donor
@NCCapitol : Chanting protesters arrested at General Assembly
@NCCapitol : State to overhaul formula for funding school nurses
@NCCapitol : Monday Wrap: A tradition unlike any other

National News

Kelly Clarkson, a Gun Owner, Urges Action at Billboard Music Awards
More eruptions from Kilauea are possible, but laze and lava are the biggest hazards right now
Texas school shooting: Sheriff says he doesn't believe any victims killed in crossfire with gunman
5 things for May 21: Texas school shooting, President Trump, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry
U.S. may up arms exports
Why the Santa Fe shooting suspect cannot get the death penalty or life without parole
A church hosts a special graduation for Santa Fe High School seniors where the DA has some sobering words
Santa Fe High School had armed cops and active shooter drills. Yet 10 people died.
J.J. Watt, the NFL star helping out the Santa Fe victims' families, has a long history of philanthropy
Should the Case of the Death-Row Inmate Kevin Cooper Be Re-examined?
Power restoration continues following storm that 'surpassed Sandy'
Girl helped elderly man who fell down ditch, awarded by police
Hillary and Bill Clinton Go Separate Ways for 2018 Midterm Elections
Man, 94, assaulted during dispute in Queens
The US has had 57 times as many school shootings as the other major industrialized nations combined
Police Said to Be Investigating Second Complaint Against Batali
Per Kirkeby, Painter Inspired by Nature, Is Dead at 79
Blankenship Announces Third Party Bid for West Virginia Senate Seat
Road Closed: Pipe problem blamed for Route 30 sinkhole near Kings Dominion
Group recommends renaming airport to honor MLK
Alien Asteroids Are Here. Get Used to Them.
Mario Batali Said to Face Second Sexual Assault Investigation
Wounded Officer Had Sought a ‘Simpler Life’ Patrolling Schools
What Barbershops Can Teach About Delivering Health Care
Man drives into his family's table at a restaurant, killing his daughter, police say
Active shooter drill held at Happy Valley hospital
UPDATE: Mother of 3-year-old shooting victim says home was set on fire one day later
Wild Salt River horse and her baby saved from canal near Mesa
Judge: Teen who started Eagle Creek Fire ordered to pay $36.6M in restitution
Tests find potential toxins in popular protein powders
Final Defendant In Vanderbilt Rape Case Accepts Plea Deal
In Tiny Hominid Brains, Hints of Complexity
USA Swimming covered up for 'pedophile' coach, lawsuit says
Coming to Netflix: The Obamas Sign Deal to Produce Show
Four charged after using BB and pellet guns to shoot at cars
How Hot Can Lava Get?
Hillary and Bill Clinton Go Separate Ways for 2018 Midterm Elections
Lodi Family Searches for Owner of Pit Bull that Killed Their Chihuahua
Couple arrested for the death of a child in Norfolk
Teen needs contributions for life-saving transplant
USS Milwaukee fires missiles off the Virginia coast, kicks off testing of missile module program
They Spoke Spanish in a Montana Store. Then a Border Agent Asked for Their IDs.
Man Charged in Fatal Crash at Restaurant Had Sought Help for Depression
Fire department introduces its first arson dog
Dallas Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams disputes public intoxication arrest
Opioid Crisis Compels New York to Look North for Answers
Community rallies around single mother after house fire
Oliver North Blames ‘Culture of Violence’ for Mass Shootings
A Glacier Reveals the Rise and Fall of the Roman Economy
Baby born weighing 1 pound comes home
Texas Governor Scraps Campaign Contest to Give Away Shotgun
Every Cell in Your Body Has the Same DNA. Except It Doesn’t.
News and Notes About Science
Some Bowie High School students may face charges after senior prank
Police belt saves officer's life, suspect in custody
The Eviction Machine Churning Through New York City
A monkey gets free at the San Antonio airport
Lanternflies Eat Everything in Sight. The U.S. Is Looking Delicious.
Cold case involving murder of UNLV swimmer finally has a suspect
For First Time, WHO Names Some Lab Tests ‘Essential’
Can Lifestyle Changes Remove Plaques in Your Arteries?
Playing like All-Stars: Miracle League hits another Home Run
Bernard Lewis, Influential Scholar of Islam, Is Dead at 101
Teen who started fire that burned 48,000 acres ordered to pay $36 million
Dovey Johnson Roundtree, Barrier-Breaking Lawyer, Dies at 104
Every 202,500 Million Years, the Earth Wanders in a New Direction
Dovey Johnson Roundtree, Barrier-Breaking Lawyer, Dies at 104
Blankenship Announces Third-Party Bid for West Virginia Senate Seat
Wounded Officer Had Sought a ‘Simpler Life’ Patrolling Schools
Lanternflies Eat Everything in Sight. The U.S. Is Looking Delicious.
Hundreds in Oakland Turn Out to Barbecue While Black
Can Lifestyle Changes Remove Plaques in Your Arteries?
Madame Pele, Hawaii’s Goddess of Volcanoes, Awes Those Living in Lava’s Path
How to Age Well and Stay in Your Home
Judge to decide if former DeKalb Co. officer will face trial in 2015 shooting death of Air Force vet Read more:
Judge to decide if former DeKalb Co. officer will face trial in 2015 shooting death of Air Force vet
In Jersey City, It’s Kushner vs. Kushner in a Race to Develop
Richard N. Goodwin, Adviser to Democratic Presidents, Dies at 86
Baltimore County police officer shot and killed, governor says; suspects still at large
Day of healing held for Parkland community
New Cancer Treatments Lie Hidden Under Mountains of Paperwork
Robert Indiana, Who Turned ‘Love’ Into Enduring Art, Is Dead at 89
My Patient’s Smile
Broke Your Right Arm? Exercise Your Left. It May Help, Really.
Health and Fitness News and Notes
At UC Berkeley, harassment claims increase
Idaho's largest school district changes lockdown policy
Police Confronted Texas School Gunman Within 4 Minutes, Sheriff Says
Questioning Why Students Were Dismissed During the Storm
National Park Service Visits Winter Storm Sites
R. Kelly Sued for Sexual Battery and False Imprisonment in New York
Alien Asteroids Are Here. Get Used to Them.
Can Parents Be Charged for Failing to Keep Their Guns Locked Up?
National News at a Glance
In Jersey City, It’s Kushner vs. Kushner in a Race to Develop
20 years later: Shooting survivor, ER nurse remember deadly spree at Thurston High School
Survivor of Halloween Terror Attack Says She Will Not Be a Victim
Man Agrees to Plead Guilty to Killing 5 at Fort Lauderdale Airport
Leecia Eve, Ex-Aide to Clinton and Cuomo, Enters Attorney General Race

World News

China launches satellite as part of mission to explore moon's dark side
To experts, North Korea dismantling nuclear site is like destroying evidence
Celebrity influencers to world leaders: 'We put you on notice'
Pope Francis tells gay man: 'God made you like that and loves you like that'
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe to face new charges over 'spreading propaganda'
Grenfell Tower fire inquiry opens with emotional tributes to victims
Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich left waiting for UK visa
German broadcaster referred to Markle as 'exotic,' and had some fairly odd comments about black hair
Amnesty accuses Nigerian troops of raping women rescued from Boko Haram
Royal wedding flowers donated to London hospice
Grenfell Tower Inquiry Opens in London With Focus on Victims
Japanese Climber Dies on Everest, Raising Toll This Month to 3
Rights groups slam 'smear campaign' against Saudi activists
Body found in search for missing Filipino student Jastine Valdez
British Woman Serving 5-Year Sentence in Iran Faces New Charges
Grenfell Tower Inquiry Opens in London With Focus on Victims
75-Year-Old Mayor Is Attacked in Greece, and Nationalists Rejoice
‘God Made You This Way,’ Pope Is Said to Have Told Gay Man
A Chance to Spend 99-Plus Years in Venice (in the Afterlife)
Syria Regains Control of Damascus, After Seven Years of Fighting
Australia’s Immigration Solution: Small-Town Living
Ireland, Enthusiastic About Gay Rights, Frets Over Abortion
Ireland, Enthusiastic About Gay Rights, Frets Over Abortion
Italy’s Populists Move Closer to Power, With Little-Known Pick for Prime Minister
In Hard-Line Speech, Pompeo Criticizes Iran’s Behavior
Dozens Die in Karachi from Relentless Heat
British Lawmakers Say Dirty Russian Money Is Still Flowing to London
As Trump Adds Sanctions on Venezuela, Its Neighbors Reject Election Result
Livingstone Quits U.K. Labour Party in Anti-Semitism Dispute
U.S. Places New Sanctions on Venezuela Day After Election
Meth trafficking in SE Asia reaching 'alarming levels,' UN warns
A Chance to Spend 99-Plus Years in Venice (in the Afterlife)
If War Comes? Stock Up on Tortillas and Wet Wipes, Sweden Suggests
The Bicultural Blackness of the Royal Wedding
World News at a Glance
India's Modi hails 'old-time friend' Russia during Putin summit
Heatwave kills at least 65 in Pakistan
Sweden to send war pamphlet to 4.8 million households
Japanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki dies on eighth Everest attempt
Australian Archbishop Found Guilty of Sexual Abuse Cover-Up

5 On Your Side

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Experts: Raw food diet a growing, controversial trend in pet care


Ryanair braces for first profit drop in 5 years
Mark Zuckerberg agrees to a live stream of his European Parliament testimony
Mark Zuckerberg to testify in Europe: What to watch for
GE's latest sale: Its 111-year-old rail business
Comcast just got one step closer to buying British broadcaster Sky
Facebook wants to make changing your privacy settings less work
Royal wedding: 29 million people in US tuned to watch Meghan Markle marry Prince Harry
In Photo, a ‘Young’ China Sees an Aging U.S. in Retreat
Trump Defends Administration’s Trade Strategy With China
Tesla's Model 3 isn't really for the mass market. It's a luxury car
Tiny but mighty, small US companies are beating bigger rivals
Trump Defends Administration’s Trade Strategy With China
Supreme Court Upholds Workplace Arbitration Contracts
Trump Defends Administration’s Trade Strategy With China
Consumer Reports: Tesla Model 3 not good enough to recommend
Netflix announces multi-year production deal with the Obamas
Interview Magazine, founded by Andy Warhol, shuts down
Instagram will soon let you mute annoying accounts
Starbucks' new all-are-welcome policy: Now what?
Many college grads from the Great Recession are still trying to catch up
Supreme Court Upholds Workplace Arbitration Contracts Barring Class Actions
45% of tax filers will owe nothing in federal income taxes this year
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She left Colombia during the drug wars. Now she runs a major fashion magazine
GE can't get rid of its light bulb business
U.K. Unlikely to Block Comcast’s Proposed Sky Takeover, Minister Says
Trump’s Charm and Threats Aren’t Working on China. Here’s Why.
This company needs workers so badly it's putting them through drug rehab
Former employee sues Uber for sexual harassment, discrimination
U.K. Court Dismisses Charges Over Qatar Fundraising by Barclays
Bratz maker gives up on Toys 'R' Us
Trump’s Charm and Threats Aren’t Working on China. Here’s Why.
Supreme Court Upholds Workplace Arbitration Contracts Barring Class Actions
GE Spins Off Rail Unit in $11 Billion Deal as Part of Slimming Strategy
A Magazine That Warhol Began in ’69 Is Shut Down
Bankers Hate the Volcker Rule. Now, It Could Be Watered Down.
Is Capital or Labor Winning at Your Favorite Company? Introducing the Marx Ratio
Divisions Within Trump Team Undercut Quick Trade Victory With China
Trump, Artist of the Deal, Deftly Baffles the Experts
Tesla Model 3 Goes Upscale, and Base-Price Buyers Must Wait
Business News at a Glance
Mark Zuckerberg to Apologize Again, This Time to European Parliament
Former Uber Engineer’s Lawsuit Claims Sexual Harassment
Sony to Buy Additional 60 Percent Stake in EMI Music Publishing


Aging Well : Super Senior Bob Ross
In Budapest, a railway run by children
World's 20 most popular museums
Royal wedding: Duke and Duchess of Sussex release official photos
'Do you know who I am?' Phrase has been go-to challenge for years
Rare lemur delivered via C-section at Duke Lemur Center
Go Ask Mom : Sassafras All Children's Playground to close for work
Distillery Brings Spirits Back to Manhattan
Surprise Someone With a Bouquet of Macarons
Strawberry Preserves Worthy of a Champagne Toast
A snack for the campfire cocktail hour
Go Ask Mom : College Bound: College for Generation Z
These Wraps Do Double Duty at the Picnic
A Tome to Turn to When Life Gives You Lemons


K-pop group BTS debuts single at Billboard Music Awards
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend introduce their son
What's on Tap : Events this week: Willie Nelson, NC Beer Mile
Excuse us Taylor Swift, you were blocking the BMAs
What's on Tap : NC food icon 'Mama Dip' passes away
With end in sight, Sanford native says he'll miss 'The Voice' community
Mario Batali's company to cut all ties with him after allegations lead to police investigation
Get to know Britton Buchanan
'Arrested Development' returns with more dysfunctional fun
Jada Pinkett Smith opens up about her hair loss
With ‘Kudos,’ Rachel Cusk Completes an Exceptional Trilogy
Bishop Curry shares day of love, laughter with royal couple
Review: After the Earthquake, a ‘Room’ Haunted by Memories
At Moogfest, Electronics Stimulate Ears and Emotions
At Moogfest, Electronics Stimulate Ears and Emotions
'John McCain' offers definitive portrait of maverick senator
Many Giselles, but Only One Osipova
Aydin Buyuktas bends drone images into otherworldly urban landscapes
‘City of Lies’ Reopens the Biggie Smalls Case, Again
Blake Shelton announces free concert in North Carolina
'It's been pure joy:' Britton hopes for success on 'The Voice' as fans cheer him on
Obie Awards Name ‘Describe the Night’ Best New American Play
How a Digital Rabbit Hole Gave Midori Takada’s 1983 Album a Second Life
Review: At Met Breuer, Dancers Try to Be Like Life, Too
‘There’s Blood at the Wedding’: A Classic Drama, Intertwined With the Tragedies of Today


Active adults find engaging with the community means engaging in life
A typical day is never a typical day at Chapel Hill active adult community
Medically based wellness good for body and brain at any age
Vibrant, independent living for the active adult
Active adult communities give peace of mind to residents as well as their families
Technology has the power to improve the quality of life at any age

Political News

NYT: Trump weighing political risks of North Korea meeting
Clapper: Trump tweets are 'disturbing assault' on Justice Department's independence
Supreme Court sides with employers in class action arbitration cases
Democratic House primary in Kentucky pits openly gay mayor against female fighter pilot
Pompeo threatens US will 'crush' Iran through sanctions and pressure campaign
Still fighting McConnell, Don Blankenship launches third-party Senate bid in West Virginia
A record number of women are running for Senate, but percentage is still low
Donald Trump doesn't seem to want you to trust the government he leads
Bernie Sanders announces he will seek re-election
Hillary Clinton: US democracy in 'full-fledged crisis' under Trump
6 GOP talking points that show why the gun control debate isn't changing anytime soon
Democrats rip Trump over failed 'swamp' cleaning, promise a 'better' plan
Trump touts Haspel confirmation at CIA visit
The reason Kelly Clarkson didn't do a moment of silence for Texas at the Billboard Awards
Donald Trump's FBI tweet reveals how little he cares about how government should work
Trump Swears in Haspel as CIA Director
Inside Funny or Die and Billy Eichner's plan to 'Glam Up The Midterms'
Democrats grill DeVos on school shooting response, transgender students
Policy adviser for Trump-linked group called Obama 'Islamchurian candidate,' joked about 'crack whore Dem voter'
What President Trump gets totally wrong in his 'informant' attack
Justice Dept. to meet with lawmakers as controversy over FBI source swirls
Trump listening to outside advisers, not insiders, on fight with DOJ
Gorsuch comes through for Trump and big business
Dallas candidate under fire for giving his children incentives to marry white people
Trump: NASCAR fans stand for the national anthem
Manafort drops one challenge to Mueller charge
Speechwriter helps John McCain say his piece in 'Restless Wave'
US wary of North Korean cyber prowess ahead of Kim-Trump summit
Hillary Clinton backs Stacey Abrams in Georgia Democratic governor's race
Beating Republicans in November will be harder than Democrats thought
Trump aides growing skeptical of Kim summit as South Korea's President visits
On latest immigration fight, moderates use conservative playbook
The sidelining of Bill Clinton
FBI agents asking Missouri lawmakers about tactics by Greitens associates
McCarthy denies he talked with Mulvaney about ousting Ryan early: 'Not on any planet'
GOP senators point to school safety, mental health -- and not gun control -- for Santa Fe response
Advising Bolton, a ‘Shadow NSC’ of Cronies
What to know about Tuesday night's elections
Trump's norm-breaking is leading to a constitutional fight
Senate veterans affairs chairman upbeat about VA nominee Robert Wilkie
Pence: North Korea will end like Libya only if 'Kim Jong Un doesn't make a deal'
Oakland mayor on GOP threats: I'm not going to let 'bullies in Washington' deter me
Bob Corker turned down Trump's offer to make him ambassador to Australia
Former Trump co-chairman on meeting FBI source: Like sitting in 'faculty lounge talking about research'
By Demanding an Investigation, Trump Challenged a Constraint on His Power
Trump Team’s Mueller Strategy: Limit the Investigation and Attack the Investigators
Paul Manafort accuses Mueller team member of leaking to reporters
Trump Swears in Haspel at CIA, Saluting Its ‘Exceptional’ Officers
Trump Falsely Claims Russia Investigation Started Because of Steele Dossier
Republican Leaders Will Be Allowed to See Some Information on Russia Investigation
Trump’s Demands Escalate Pressure on Rosenstein to Preserve Justice Department's Independence
Former Clinton Aide Dismisses the Mueller Investigation — and the Clintons Along With It

Health Team

In the 'land of the immortals': Japan's centenarian pop band
Do kids need a different kind of sunscreen?
The Santa Fe shooting victim worked two jobs to take care of her ill husband. Her death may end up saving his life
Nipah virus claims three lives in India, more than 40 being tested
Since Parkland, 14 states have introduced 25 measures to arm teachers and staff. Only 1 has passed
How Michael Jackson's tilt defied gravity
NRA's incoming president ties Ritalin to school shootings, but here's what the science says
How a group of teenagers convinced the Utah legislature to recognize climate change