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Local News

NC's 'alarming' disparity of black student arrests among worst in country
'This is going to change my life': Durham man wins $5 million
'Creep at Bond Park': Cary residents concerned after man's threats
Police locate intruder who was shot before fleeing Roanoke Rapids home
Four more charged in Durham restaurateur's shooting death
Police: Businessman wrote $450,000 in fraudulent checks for workers
Man accused in chase, crash on I-95 facing federal charges
Police: Apex woman carjacked at gunpoint in Target parking lot
'Some people' exposed to TB at Apex Friendship High School
'Every Tray Counts' as organization works to eliminate waste from school lunches
Wake deputy defends actions in unarmed Raleigh man's beating
Cary man sentenced to 21 years in prison for creating child pornography
Veteran celebrates love of wife, country at Fayetteville ceremony
Durham school installs new devices to protect students from intruders
Video shows care lacking at Lillington nursing home
Because of NC state law, grieving Triangle family can't have conjoined twin girls cremated
'I know I can do it:' Students from around US travel to Durham for entrepreneurship summit

News

NICHOLAS KRISTOF: 10 modest steps to cut gun violence
Corea del Norte aparentemente destruyó túneles nucleares
Misil que derribó el MH17 de Malaysia Airlines era "propiedad de brigada rusa"
Ricardo Martinelli renuncia a los recursos legales que impedían su extradición a Panamá
Outside the Box : Opinion Roundup: Budget fast-track draws criticism, net neutrality protections, Medicaid work requirements and more
Una bomba de lava le rompió la pierna a este hombre en dos y lo quemó
La cumbre Trump-Kim no se llevará a cabo: Casa Blanca
Andrés Iniesta firma con el club japonés Vissel Kobe
Mujeres acusan a Morgan Freeman de comportamiento inapropiado y acoso
Did the FBI Save Trump’s Presidency?
The Elevation of Imprecision
New Wake superintendent will 'dedicate' herself to taking care of students
Christa Deguchi: la judoka que podría volver a atormentar a Japón
¿Peligra el acuerdo de paz en Colombia por los enredos con la Jurisdicción Especial para la Paz?
Trump’s Relationship With North Korea Just Got More Dangerous
¿Cómo ayudar a las víctimas del volcán de Hawai? Así puedes hacerlo
Minuto mundialista: Rusia le da la bienvenida a las selecciones que jugarán el Mundial
México está "al borde de una crisis de salud pública", dice el Instituto Mexicano para la Competitividad
Recuperación tras el envenenamiento es 'extremadamente dolorosa', dice hija del exespía ruso
Falcao y otros futbolistas condenados por fraude fiscal
El área protegida con más diversidad del mundo queda en Bolivia
Turmoil for Turkey’s Trump
Donald Trump’s Magical Fantasy World
¿Romperá México la 'maldición del quinto partido' en Rusia 2018?
La guerra de Donald Trump contra él mismo lleva a la cancelación de la cumbre de Corea del Norte
Asesinan a una periodista en Monterrey, México
Editorials of The Times

Weather

80 percent chance a tropical storm will develop over Memorial Day Weekend

State News

@NCCapitol : Today@NCCapitol: Putting a price on school safety
@NCCapitol : GOP to include $35M in budget for school safety
@NCCapitol : State employees get 'best deal possible' in proposed budget
@NCCapitol : New UNC system chairman gets unanimous vote despite controversy
@NCCapitol : Budget earmarks $10M to expand rural broadband
@NCCapitol : Thursday Wrap: You get a raise, and you get a raise

National News

Twitter Users Sound Off on Being Blocked by Trump
Clinton, Biden and Cuomo Star in Democratic Convention. But Where’s de Blasio?
Grand Jury Declines to Indict Officers in Georgia Man’s Killing
Overlooked No More: She Followed a Trail to Wyoming. Then She Blazed One.
Cuomo Is Clear Choice of Convention Democrats and Hillary Clinton
George Zimmerman tells court he's $2.5M in debt, needs a public defender
Feds move to seize homes
New Hampshire teachers could get a $100,000 death benefit if they're shot in the line of duty
USC’s Academic Senate Calls On President to Resign Over Gynecologist Scandal
911 calls reveal desperate moments after cougar attack
A tearful good-bye as Chris Cuomo leaves 'New Day' for 'Prime Time'
California’s ‘Top-Two’ Primary: Here’s How It All Works
Blind woman sees her guide dog for the first time
Mom upset over water fight at school in light of recent school shootings
Police save children, woman from ledge over a garage
Parole board splits on clemency for trafficking victim serving life for killing a man who picked her up for sex
New Jersey lyme disease cases reach highest level in nearly two decades
Potentially dangerous bacteria in bathroom hand dryers across NYC
Border Patrol Agent Kills Woman Who Crossed Border Illegally in Texas, Authorities Say
91-year-old man still plays hockey
Casino worker strike in Las Vegas could have major impacts
Survey: Couples admit to "accidentally" losing spouses items during move
Why we're not hearing much from Colin Kaepernick on the NFL anthem decision
Convicted serial killer, former marine found guilty of murdering 5 Southern California women
Police: Caretaker detained after 3 dead bodies found in home
Police officer accidentally shot while changing clothes at precinct
AZ Supreme Court says medical marijuana not illegal on state college campuses
Hundreds of dollars worth of puppets stolen from Denver theater
Father takes late son's girlfriend to high school prom
Orchestra cellist helps French Quarter street performer in need
Parents in California abuse case plead not guilty; lewd act on a child charges added against father
More than 300 missing children cases remain unsolved in Virginia
Pitmaster uses BBQ skills to honor US troops
Woman gets prison sentence after dogs die in hot car
Hurricane Season’s Around the Corner. Here’s What to Expect.
Newsom tops governor poll; battle for 2nd
California’s ‘Top-Two’ Primary: Here’s How It All Works
88-year-old polio survivor advocates for home care of ventilator patients
TV station, detective turn the tables on fake IRS caller
Family, United Airlines settle over dog's death
NFL's anthem decision shows the league's obsession with visuals and optics
He slept in homeless shelters as a kid. Now he's going to Harvard on a full ride
It's consumer beware for cosmetic surgery in Georgia
Woman left brain damaged after cosmetic surgery
A Kentucky Town Votes Against a Culture War Rematch
Is It a Migraine? Many Patients Don’t Realize What Causes Their Suffering
Old fire hose can shut out school shooters
PD: Caregiver headbutts non-verbal man with autism
Twins named Luke and Leia
Border Patrol Agent Kills Woman Who Crossed Border Illegally in Texas, Authorities Say
Customer fires BB gun at Jack In The Box drive-thru window
Former CT governor to be released from prison Sunday
Body cam video refutes Texas woman's sex assault claim against state trooper
Police: Parents arrested after 2-month-old dies from malnutrition, dehydration
Trump Repeats Claim That James Clapper ‘Admitted’ to Campaign Spying. It’s Still Wrong.
'Stand Your Ground' bill advances in Ohio
School bus driver charged in fatal crash
Holiday travelers face rising gas prices, gridlock
‘This Is His Turf’: Cynthia Nixon Works a Tough Convention Crowd
Coyotes Conquered North America. Now They’re Heading South.
3 Men Face Federal Charges in Fatal ‘Swatting’ Prank
Police: Man charged after firing shots fired at Pre-K graduation
Only Two of These Rhinos Survive. Scientists See Promise in Resurrecting Them.
'Foreign exchange program' aims to help dogs find new homes
Omaha mentors recruited at barber shops
Wisconsin's future impacted by "brain drain"
111 pounds of weed seized; witnesses say cops took walls out of house
Police: No charges filed against parents whose child died in hot car
Meddling by Kushner and Sessions Drove Federal Prisons Director to Quit
Pastor sentenced to 30 years for 1st degree rape
Chipotle Mexican Grill to close Denver headquarters, relocate staff to California and Ohio
Dave Garcia, MLB Manager and Minor League Mainstay, Dies at 97
Grizzly Bears Can Now Be Hunted Near Yellowstone After Wyoming Vote
S.F. police shootings: No charges for officers in Mario Woods, Luis Gongora Pat killings
Ex-NFL player arrested for trying to steal vehicle from dealership, resisting arrest
Student Helps Favorite Teacher Win a New Car
Weather
Oil companies ask judge to toss climate lawsuits
A Kentucky Town Votes Against a Culture War Rematch
The $19 Billion Question: Will Cuomo Support the Subway Plan?
Armed bystanders kill shooter at Oklahoma City restaurant
Trump’s Crackdown on Students Who Overstay Visas Rattles Higher Education
Former Oyster Bay Supervisor Found Not Guilty of All Charges
‘Be Very Careful’: Conversation Cited to Link Qatar to Hack of GOP Donor
Concerned by Trump, Some Republicans Quietly Align With Democrats
Harvey Weinstein Will Be Charged With Rape in New York, Officials Say
With Release of Emails, de Blasio Is Uncensored (and Unhappy About It)
Boston Globe Finds Itself Uncomfortably in the News
National News at a Glance
‘How Not to Get Too Sad’: Santa Fe Students Turn to Parkland for Advice
No Charges for San Francisco Officers in Deaths of 2 Knife-Wielding Men
Faith Whittlesey, Conservative Voice and Reagan Aide, Dies at 79
Did Robert Durst Kill His Wife? An Investigator’s Letter May Shed Light
City Studied Rockaway Erosion, Found No Issue. Then It Closed the Beach.
School Bus Driver Charged With Homicide After Deadly Crash

World News

Saudis Toughen Crackdown, Blunting Good Publicity Over Letting Women Drive
China, Germany to stay in Iran nuclear deal as Khamenei lists demands
Russian Spy's Daughter Describes ‘Slow and Extremely Painful’ Recovery From Poisoning
Australian grandmother sentenced to death by hanging for drug smuggling
Irish across world travel #HomeToVote in landmark abortion referendum
Despite sanctions, Putin is pulling the world back to Russia
Missile that downed MH17 'owned by Russian brigade'
North Korea blows up tunnels at Punggye-ri nuclear test site
Sweden passes law defining sex without consent as rape
North Korea Says It Shut Nuclear Test Site Ahead of Planned Meeting With Trump
Voters cast ballots in landmark Irish abortion referendum
Read Trump’s Letter to Kim Jong Un Canceling North Korea Summit
Read Trump’s Letter to Kim Jong Un Canceling North Korea Summit
How a 4-Hour Battle Between Russian Mercenaries and U.S. Commandos Unfolded in Syria
Lebanon's Hariri wins third term as Prime Minister
Russian Military Supplied Missile That Shot Down Malaysian Jet, Prosecutors Say
The 13-year-old South African boy kidnapped for a bitcoin ransom has been found
Kim Jong Un's great miscalculation?
Canceling of Trump-Kim Meeting Upends Asia but Could Help China
Was the Killer of Sweden’s Leader in 1986 Under Investigators’ Noses All This Time?
Lisbon Is Thriving. But at What Price for Those Who Live There?
Putin says Kim Jong Un 'did everything he promised to do'
Attempted Murder by Parachute? British Soldier Convicted in Sabotage Case
Canceling of Trump-Kim Meeting Upends Asia but Could Help China
Burkina Faso Cuts Ties With Taiwan, Dealing It Another Blow
‘This Noise That Never Stops’: Wind Farms Come to Brazil’s Atlantic Coast
Pranksters trick UK's top diplomat. Foreign Office not laughing.
With #HomeToVote, Irish Ex-Pats Chronicle Trips to Vote in Abortion Referendum
Russian Military Supplied Missile That Shot Down Malaysian Jet, Prosecutors Say
Trump’s Gamble Hits Reality Check in North Korea Negotiations
How a 4-Hour Battle Between Russian Mercenaries and U.S. Commandos Unfolded in Syria
North Korea says it's still willing to meet Trump after US President cancels summit
‘This Noise That Never Stops’: Wind Farms Come to Brazil’s Atlantic Coast
Trump Pulls Out of North Korea Summit Meeting with Kim Jong Un
North Korea’s Big Moment Is Upended by Trump
Heading Home to Have a Voice, Irish Expats Bond in Tweets
Pompeo Loses His Temper at Question About Trump
North Korea Says It Will Give Trump ‘Time and Opportunity’ to Reconsider
New Ebola Tactics Raise Hope but May Sow Confusion
World News at a Glance
The day we saw North Korea's nuclear tunnels go up in smoke
Ireland Abortion Vote Divides Families, and Gender Lines
Trump's withdrawal from Kim summit plunges East Asia into uncertainty
Taiwan slams China after Burkina Faso cuts ties
Trump Pulls Out of North Korea Summit Meeting with Kim Jong Un
Canceling of Trump-Kim Meeting Upends Asia but Could Help China
Pakistan Moves to Extend Rights and Remake Its Tribal Areas

5 On Your Side

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Business

Canada Blocks Chinese Takeover on Security Concerns
Samsonite shares plunge after investment firm questions its business practices
Facebook will push privacy alert to users outside EU ahead of GDPR
Deutsche Bank is cutting more than 7,000 jobs
CEO and directors quit sanction-hit Russian aluminum giant
China fines Muji over Taiwan label on packaging
Too many GDPR emails? Here's some light relief
US car tariffs: Which countries have the most to lose?
Uber invests millions to build flying taxis in France
Facebook and Google are already facing lawsuits under new data rules
Walmart and Target are spending like crazy to stop Amazon
The real story of Trump's crusade to cut government red tape
Best Buy's strong sales leave Wall Street wanting more
Deutsche Bank to Cut 7,000 Jobs
Exxon pledges to slash greenhouse gas emissions
Dow sinks 250 points after Trump cancels North Korea summit
For a moment, Netflix was worth more than Disney
SoulCycle gives up on an IPO -- for now
Uber had disabled emergency braking in fatal self-driving crash
How Starbucks will train its staff to be less biased
After Russia scandal, Facebook begins labeling political ads
Why the auto tariffs would be bad for America
Misty Copeland on why it's important for women of color to promote brands
More people are saving $1 million in their 401(k)s. Here's how you can too
Kroger buys Home Chef; meal kits will be sold in stores, online
Distracted Driver and Braking Error Cited in Autonomous Uber Car’s Fatal Crash
Twitter Plans New Political Ad Restrictions
Why Is Musk Attacking the Media? We Explain. (Also, Give Us a Good Rating!)
This entrepreneur wants to make the 'ethnic' beauty aisle a thing of the past
EU Settles With Russia’s Gazprom Over Antitrust Charges
Banned from Wall Street, US cannabis companies go north
Trump campaign manager, RNC chair ask social media companies for guarantees they won't censor conservative content
Fiat Chrysler recalls 4.8 million vehicles that could get stuck in cruise control
Why working from home could increase your tax bill
Facebook and Twitter Plan New Ways to Regulate Political Ads
‘Mustang Means Freedom’: Why Ford Is Saving an American Icon
Emergency Braking Was Disabled When Self-Driving Uber Killed Woman, Report Says
Europe, Enacting New Privacy Laws, Becomes World’s Foremost Tech Watchdog
Defendants can view social media posts for trial, court rules
Apple, Spurned by Others, Signs Deal With Volkswagen for Driverless Cars
Trump Mulls Options on ZTE as Congress Tries to Force Tough Penalty
Potential Auto Tariffs Prompt Warnings From Industry and Allies
Business News at a Glance
Anjali Sud was rejected from dozens of investment banks. Now she's the CEO of Vimeo

Lifestyles

André Leon Talley’s Next Act
World's cutest bullet train? Hello Kitty Shinkansen unveiled in Japan
Aging Well : Yoga or Tai Chi: Just What the Doctor Ordered
World's largest freshwater pearl up for auction in the Netherlands
And the best US beach is ....
Go Ask Mom : Kids Together Playground reveals public art this week, opens misting garden June 3
18 best places to travel for the summer of 2018
Marriage therapy: Break Up the Boredom Bread Pudding
Cooking as marriage therapy
Atlanta chef's 'Soul' cookbook honors food from the heart
Six Flags debuts Mardi Gras Hangover ride
Go Ask Mom : Alamo Drafthouse Cinema lines up family-friendly fun
Go Ask Mom : Take the Kids: Find - Discover inspiration sprouting around downtown Raleigh
Go Ask Mom : Recipe: Chicken, artichoke, pesto pizza

Entertainment

We Sat Down With the ‘Arrested Development’ Cast. It Got Raw.
What's on Tap : Weekend best bets: Willie Nelson, Kendrick Lamar
Jessica Walter says Jeffrey Tambor verbally harassed her
'Bachelorette' Becca Kufrin admits to falling for 2 men
What's on Tap : Solo: This isn't the Star Wars story you were expecting
What's It Like: Being an extra in a Hollywood movie
What's on Tap : Raleigh native returns for Oak City Comedy Festival
We Sat Down With the ‘Arrested Development’ Cast. It Got Raw.
Bateman Apologizes After Furor Over Defending Tambor
Harvey Weinstein will be charged with rape, source says
SAG 'reviewing' Morgan Freeman lifetime achievement honor following harassment allegations
Morgan Freeman Is Accused of Sexual Harassment by Several Women
Harry Potter and the Guide to Good Parenting
Yes, the Poor Dear Flunked Out of Hogwarts
An Alien Teaches a Teenage Punk ‘How to Talk to Girls at Parties’
Tassi the Goat Gives Birth to Twins During Yoga
Him Still Talk Pretty
‘Hanging Rock’: A Picnic With Plenty to Unpack
How Neko Case Finally Unleashed Her Feminist Rage
Review: ‘Mary Shelley’ Twists Pain and Passion Into a Monster
Review: ‘The Misandrists’ Makes a Mockery of Matriarchies and Patriarchies Alike
‘Les Parents Terribles’: It’s No Surprise That Everyone Harbors Secrets
The Cinema of the Cryptic
Jim Parsons, on ‘Big Bang’ and Being in the Band
How Neko Case Finally Unleashed Her Feminist Rage
Ronan and Dylan Farrow Dismiss Their Brother’s Woody Allen Essay
Review: ‘The Fourth Estate’ Is a Competent but Incomplete Peek Inside The Times
At the Met, a Riveting Testament to Those Once Neglected
The Joy! The Embarrassment! Stars Remember Dates at the Movies
Morgan Freeman is accused of sexual harassment by several women
Paradise by O’Keeffe
Ryan Murphy and Janet Mock on ‘Pose,’ Diversity and Netflix
The Most Surprising Entry in Venice’s Architecture Biennale? The Vatican’s
Is This Monumental Homage to Bratwurst the Final Sculpture of an Icon of Pop Art?
Embodying High Culture, Crankily
Marina, Marina Burning Bright
Charlie Puth Got Famous. Then He Got Good.
Ronan and Dylan Farrow Dismiss Their Brother’s Woody Allen Defense
Can Ron Howard Save ‘Solo’?

Political News

Trump Digs In on Unconfirmed Claims of a Spy Inside His Campaign
Trump: NFL players who don't stand during National Anthem maybe 'shouldn't be in the country'
Trump signals shift in administration policy on North Korea denuclearization
Paul Ryan says America needs Catholicism weeks after failed chaplain ousting
Former US Ambassador to Russia: Putin 'absolutely' wanted Trump to win
Clapper suggests 'parallelism' in actions of Russia, Trump campaign
Trump calls for sweeping changes to US immigration legal process
Pompeo raises possibility of new North Korea sanctions
Trump cancels Singapore summit in letter to Kim Jong Un
READ: President Donald Trump's letter to Kim Jong Un canceling the summit
Trump walks away from more deals than he makes
Paul Manafort's trial in Virginia pushed back to July 24
WSJ: Roger Stone tried to get information on Clinton from Assange
Rosenstein deputy named US attorney in Virginia
Donald Trump's war against himself leads to North Korea summit cancellation
Immigration talks in Congress hinge on DACA citizenship
Never mind the North Korea summit. What happened to the commemorative coin?
The collapse of the North Korea summit may have cost Trump his best issue
Is Joe Biden running for president? Because he sure sounded like it today
Stormy Daniels' attorney asks for case against President Trump to move forward
Senate panel advances judicial nominees who drew controversy for Brown v. Board answers
GOP senators praise Trump for his decision to cancel North Korea summit
Lawmakers to airlines: Take action on sexual harassment of flight attendants
Dana Rohrabacher rival takes on his ties to Russia with help from Seinfeld star
'Swatting' suspect charged with bomb threats to FCC, FBI
Melania Trump tweets praise for Medal of Honor recipient
The 14 most ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ lines from Donald Trump's 'Fox & Friends' interview
Trump posthumously pardons heavyweight boxer Jack Johnson who died in NC
Senate passes long-stalled bill to address sexual harassment on Capitol Hill
Nancy Pelosi has no good answer on impeaching Donald Trump
From grin to grim: Inside the Trump-Kim summit collapse
Fresh off royal sermon, bishop warns 'somebody woke up Jim Crow'
Assange's refuge in Ecuadorian embassy 'in jeopardy'
Ivanka Trump serves up support for Serena Williams
White House lawyer attends start of Justice Dept. briefings with lawmakers on confidential source
An abortion that changed everything
Progressives seethe over DNC chair Perez's decision to back Cuomo in NY primary fight
This week in politics, GIF'd
Trump presents the Medal of Honor to Navy SEAL
Lawmakers to Be Briefed on FBI’s Informant in Russia Inquiry
Trump's campaign has run 4,400 ads on Facebook so far this month
Justice Department announces seizure of domain behind Russian-backed botnet
Virginia congressman has second thoughts about retirement, will run for re-election
Elizabeth Warren is quietly working to defang Trump's 'Pocahontas' slur as 2020 looms
Rudy Giuliani's totally irrational quid pro quo
Newly passed House bill would OK the President's military parade
Trump's legal team discussed January interview with Mueller
Trump's canceled North Korea summit: Art of the deal or no deal?
GOP House candidate in Illinois is a 9/11 truther, said Beyonce had ties to the Illuminati
Judge doesn't believe Mueller's office has been leaking
Who else wasn't at the EPA chemical meeting? The victims
Republican leaders hold off coup on immigration -- for now
Roger Stone's finances examined by special counsel
As Former SEAL Receives Medal of Honor, a Controversy Is Reignited
Trump’s Lawyer and Chief of Staff Appear at Briefings on FBI’s Russia Informant
Trump administration nominates immigration hard-liner for migration post at State Department

Health Team

2 Ebola patients escape from treatment in Congo, raising fears virus could spread
As Nipah virus spread is suspected, government to compensate victims
How a double amputee conquered Everest, 43 years after his first attempt
Younger American women more likely to get lung cancer than men
One new flu death reported in NC as record-breaking season nears end
Faculty seeks USC president's ouster over campus gynecologist scandal
Johnson & Johnson hit with $25.75 million verdict in talc-asbestos case
Did witnesses fail USC women in care of 'predator' gynecologist?
The 'Show Dogs' controversy and the problem of teaching children consent
Study suggests new prostate cancer test could be more effective diagnosis tool
Lawsuits allege dancing doctor was negligent