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Local News

Police officer shot, another punched inside High Point Walmart
Wake voters asked to OK bonds for schools, parks, Wake Tech
Greensboro couple almost threw lottery ticket away
Moore County EMS major dies during training exercise
Robeson casinos raided; dozens of 'sovereign citizens' arrested
$5M bond set for Wake man charged with raping child
CVS pharmacies in Raleigh, Chapel Hill robbed by man wearing 'Jason' mask
'I've been through it. It's not fun': Injured teen shares warning after Eno River cliff-jumping accident
25 years after death of Michael Jordan's father, convicted killer awaits latest bid for new trial
Roanoke Rapids Theatre gets yet another chance at stardom

News

Editorial: Special session reveals phony motives behind constitutional amendments
DAVID LEONHARDT: A plea for a fact-based debate about charter schools
Tiroteo en Toronto: al menos dos personas murieron
Outside the Box : Opinion Roundup: Lawmakers may hold special session over ballot wording for proposed N.C. amendments, commercial fishing's health toll, GenX testing and more
Mortal ola de calor en Japón deja decenas de muertos y temperaturas superiores a 41ºC
Donald Trump tuitea una explosiva amenaza contra Irán
Las razones de la renuncia de Mesut Ozil a la selección de Alemania
Mike Pompeo acusa al líder supremo de Irán de beneficiarse de 95.000 millones de dólares de un fondo de cobertura personal
Corea del Norte quiere que Estados Unidos haga un "movimiento audaz" hacia la paz antes de la desnuclearización, según fuentes
Colapsa un edificio en Miami Beach: hay una persona herida
Arrestan a tres sospechosos más por ataque con ácido a niño en Reino Unido
Colombia: Incautan más de 2 millones de dólares en lingotes de oro al Clan del Golfo
Adolescente violada por su hermano es encarcelada por abortar
México, Colombia y Cuba lideran la tabla de medallas en los Juegos Centroamericanos y del Caribe
What's really at fault in assault on Atlanta trees?
¿Puede una vida más larga ser más feliz? La filosofía pregunta (y responde)
India elimina impuesto controvertido sobre toallas higiénicas
Las víctimas del bote hundido en Missouri no llevaban chalecos salvavidas cuando los encontraron, según fuentes
Bimbo suspende varias rutas de operación en Guerrero por cuestiones de inseguridad
Former UNC President C.D. Spangler dies
Multan a Cemex en Colombia por aprovecharse de aguas subterráneas del río Tunjuelo sin permiso
Lin-Manuel Miranda crea fondo para las artes en Puerto Rico
As school year begins, new Cumberland County superintendent emphasizes safety, graduation rate
What Is the Democratic Party’s Story?
Editorial of The Times
Famosos se vuelcan en apoyar a James Gunn tras el despido de 'Guardians of the Galaxy'
Erupción del volcán Kilauea de Hawai podría durar meses o incluso años, según geólogos
El verano boreal de temperaturas extremas no se detiene y seguirá al mismo ritmo del cambio climático

Weather

Flooding, wind damage possible as storms sweep through NC
Winds of historic proportions rock Bailey home

State News

@NCCapitol : It's official: General Assembly back into session Tuesday

National News

Police called on black man opening his own business
5 things for July 23: Iran tweet, Branson duck boat, ride share livestreams
Congratulations, You Are Now a U.S. Citizen. Unless Someone Decides Later You’re Not.
How to tell if a driver is high?
Drive Against Gerrymandering Finds New Life in Ballot Initiatives
Geologists say the Hawaii volcano eruption could last for months, or even years
Houston police release sketch and photos of suspect in killing of George H.W. Bush's cardiologist
Why typing in all-caps looks like you're yelling (A brief history)
Victim killed by steam train was taking pictures
Community comes together to support boy fighting deadly disease
Family says young father fatally shot at Pennsylvania restaurant was defending man from racial slurs
Family says young father fatally shot at Pennsylvania restaurant was defending man from racial slurs
Community comes together to support boy fighting deadly disease
62-year-old's physical conditioning helped save his life
Dad creates 'drowning prevention drone'
Police investigating Miami Beach building collapse
Auguste Clape, Whose Hillside Vineyards Rose to Fame, Dies at 93
Cause of massive fire under investigation
A 3-Year-Old Died at a Texas Day Care. Here Are Ways to Keep Your Child Safe.
Duck-boat victims remembered at memorial service
Inspector said he warned duck boat company about problem
DJ performs in wheelchair after being dragged by car
Veterans speak out about 22 veterans suicides a day
What if a Study Showed Opioids Weren’t Usually Needed?
Drive Against Gerrymandering Finds New Life in Ballot Initiatives
Man develops dog breed app
Calls for representative to resign after bizarre television appearance
Controversial symbol burned into local park
Two people arrested for jail breaking quarantined dog
A Fear of Lawsuits Really Does Seem to Result in Extra Medical Tests
Migrant women remain in legal limbo while waiting to see their children
Controversial symbol burned into local park
Police Officers Lip-Sync as Part of Public Relations Dance
Cause of massive fire under investigation
Cause of massive fire under investigation
Controversial symbol burned into local park
'Independent' groups, some that hide donors, flood Georgia races
Police officers go above and beyond for grieving pet owner
Woman arrested for burning death of kidnapped 6-month-old
Controversial symbol burned into local park
Congratulations, You Are Now a U.S. Citizen. Unless Someone Decides Later You’re Not.
Democratic congressional contests take fiery turn ahead of runoffs
A Deadly Trend: Pancreatic Cancer Cases Rise
New Medicare Advantage Perks, and Questions
MCSO: Woman shoots at first responders after crash
One local garden is helping refugee families live affordably
KERN MEDICAL TO OFFER NICU AND WELL BABIES DONOR BREAST MILK
Beloved dinosaur sculpture 'Trixie' stolen from home
Nature’s Renewal Lab Answers Big Questions
To Stretch or Not to Stretch? Athletes Put It to the Test
Hospital to offer NICU and well babies donor breast milk
Health and Fitness News and Notes
More Americans Are Dying of Cirrhosis and Liver Cancer
Does Fidgeting Counter the Harmful Effects of Sitting?
Woman doesn't let cerebral palsy stop her CrossFit training
Child detained by officers during domestic disturbance call
The Final Resting Place for Septic Waste
Facebook Post Prompts Pittsburgh Woman To Donate Kidney To Stranger
12-year-old with brain cancer sells lemonade to help other kids
1st ever Rocky Mountain Wife-Carrying Championship
Bus driver goes the extra mile to help blind passenger
Adopted woman finds biological mom decades later through Ancestry.com
Therapy Dog Found Alive After Deadly Fire: 'Just Sitting There Waiting'
U.S. Breaks Up Fake IRS Phone Scam Operation
Good Samaritan Flies Family Home From Costa Rica After Boy's Broken Leg
More Than 20 Ballet Students Hospitalized After Downtown Pittsburgh Bus Crash
Woman Killed On Oakland Subway Platform Died Helping Stranger Off Train
Protesters want foie gras taken off a restaurant menu
Woman convicted of stealing $162k from summer food program
Search continues for sailor who fell overboard during yacht race
A man was shot to death while defending his friend against racial slurs, police say
Bahamas boating tragedy brings vacation safety to forefront
News and Notes About Science
When We Eat, or Don’t Eat, May Be Critical for Health
Man arrested on hate crime charges for threatening incident
Ex-pastor pleads guilty to sex exploitation
Tattoo removal college introduces new patch to help process
62-year-old's top physical conditioning helped save his life
62-year-old's top physical conditioning helped save his life
Officer shaves homeless man's beard to help him get a job
They Vowed to Fix the Subway a Year Ago. On-Time Rates Are Still Terrible.
A Deadly Trend: Pancreatic Cancer Cases Rise
More Americans Are Dying of Cirrhosis and Liver Cancer
A Supreme Court Vote Is Just One of Heitkamp’s Headaches
The first video showed an officer restraining a child. The second one told a more complicated story.
COURT DOCS: 2 Phoenix toddlers and baby brother test positive for meth, parents arrested
Thieves steal toads from a conservation park
Many Genes Play a Role in Educational Attainment, Enormous Genetic Study Finds
Duck boat survivor: 'My husband's attempt to save my children will keep me fighting'
Family Sues Over ’17 Killing by Minneapolis Police Officer
Nature’s Renewal Lab Answers Big Questions
A Law Tailored for Orthodox Jewish Schools Is Unconstitutional, Lawsuit Says
Burton Richter, a Nobel Winner for Plumbing Matter, Dies at 87
Congratulations, You Are Now a U.S. Citizen. Unless Someone Decides Later You’re Not.
For the first time, a female Ebola survivor infects others
Global warming will increase suicides, researchers say
Brooklyn Man Acquitted in Fatal Shooting of Cuomo Aide in 2015
Angelenos Mourn the Loss of Their Trusted Restaurant Guide
Trump could move this week to end California's clean-car authority
Emergency crews rescue worker after trench collapse
Rene Portland, 65, Longtime Penn State Basketball Coach, Dies
A Law Tailored for Orthodox Jewish Schools Is Unconstitutional, Lawsuit Says
Suspect identified after officer shot at Walmart
Florida man could avoid charges in fatal shooting because of 'stand your ground' law
Weather
For Blue Senator in Red State, Court Vote Is Just One Tripwire
Inside Alaska's battles over land, sea and life
Family is selling their home and traveling the world
Judge Delays Start of Manafort Trial for Six Days
Smoke Fills Yosemite Valley as Wildfire Rages Near Park
Car struck by falling concrete in deadly crash
Alzheimer’s Trials Hit a Roadblock
Police: Man Sexually Assaults 6-Year-Old Boy Inside Library
National News at a Glance
A homeless man needed a little help to land a job. So this officer gave him a shave
3 people have died after attacks on Bay Area's public transit system in 5 days
Senate Confirms Robert Wilkie as Veterans Affairs Secretary
New Audio Materials Seized in Cohen Inquiry Are Turned Over to Prosecutors
Stormy Daniels and Her Husband Are Divorcing, Lawyer Confirms
Families of Las Vegas shooting victims 'disgusted,' 'insulted' at MGM's lawsuit
Pepperidge Farm recalls four varieties of Goldfish crackers over salmonella concerns
Dying mother trying to raise money for her own funeral
Dr. Robert Blizzard, Who Gave Children Hormones to Grow, Dies at 94
Suspect Arrested in Third Killing in Bay Area Transit System in a Week

World News

Trump Threatens Iran on Twitter, Warning of Dire ‘Consequences’
Indonesian teenager raped by brother jailed for abortion
UK may not oppose US death penalty for ISIS 'Beatles', official says in letter
Imran Khan wants to create a 'New Pakistan,' many fear more of the same
Three more arrests over suspected acid attack on toddler
An iceberg as tall as Big Ben is threatening a village in Greenland
300 White Helmet rescue workers still trapped in Syria
Roiled by Military Intervention, Karachi Voters Push for Change
It’s Bears vs. Sheep in the Pyrenees. The Shepherds Are Traumatized.
Summer of extreme temperatures continues, to the beat of climate change
Rwanda hosts Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian PM Narendra Modi
Temperature Hits Record High in Japan as Nation Withers
‘Your Concern is Human Rights, Mine Is Human Lives,’ Duterte Says in Fiery Speech
London's Chinatown strikes over immigration raids
In China, Vaccine Scandal Infuriates Parents and Tests Government
Eight killed in Nigeria mosque bombing
Keep an eye on the sky for a total lunar eclipse and a brighter Mars
UN court rules that the UAE discriminated against Qataris during last year's blockade
It’s Bears vs. Sheep in the Pyrenees. The Shepherds Are Traumatized.
Bodyguard Scandal Highlights Macron’s Aloofness, Critics of French President Say
Wave after wave of garbage hits the Dominican Republic
Toronto grapples with growing gun violence
Court Orders UAE to Let Expelled Qataris Back In
Roiled by Military Intervention, Karachi Voters Push for Change
Attacker in Toronto rampage that killed 2, injured 13 is identified
In China, Vaccine Scandal Infuriates Parents and Tests Government
Mesut Ozil’s Exit From German Soccer Team Stokes Debate on Integration
Imran Khan wants to create a 'New Pakistan,' many fear more of the same
Toronto Shooting Shakes City Amid a Rash of Violence
World News at a Glance
Trump's fiery midnight tweet leaves U.S. Policy on Iran Unclear
Venezuela’s Fate: Brother, Can You Spare a Million Bolívars?
Vaccine scandal exposes the contradictions at the heart of the 'Chinese dream'
Dozens dead as wildfires near Athens force people to flee into the sea
Should We Be Anticipating War With Iran? No, but It Could Get Nasty.
North Korea Starts Dismantling Key Missile Facilities, Report Says
Dozens dead as wildfires near Athens force people to flee into the sea
An iceberg as tall as Big Ben is threatening a village in Greenland
Pakistan election: 31 dead in bomb attack as voting continues
Toronto gunman's relatives said he had mental health issues, but they never expected this rampage

Traffic

No more detours: North Raleigh sinkhole repaired month early

5 On Your Side

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Routine, safety key when taking Fido on a trip
Protection, packing, planning make road trips roll more smoothly

Business

Papa John's is worried that Papa John will try to take over the company
Ryanair's profit has dropped 20% and more trouble is coming
What's next for Fiat Chrysler?
The Gates Foundation is now one of Berkshire's largest shareholders
Yelp will roll out restaurant hygiene scores in the US
Elon Musk tweets, Tesla's stock tumbles
Facebook's new live video feature turns groups into 'parties'
Vans sneakers are crushing it
Global immigration backlash could hurt India's top tech companies
New York Daily News to slash 50% of its editorial team
Hasbro adjusts to life without Toys 'R' Us and stock soars
Forget the tweets. The real problem at Tesla is the scramble for cash
Chick-fil-A is getting into the meal kit business
30-year-old Cary shopping center to get makeover
Fast fashion through the lens of Instagram
How Netflix beat its rivals and survived the 2000s
Peach problem: Georgia fruit clobbered again
Google profits hit by antitrust fine, but sales soar
Hedge Fund Billionaire Says It’s Time to ‘Fold ’Em’
Tariffs Trim a Factory’s Profit, but Loyalty to Trump Endures
Nike announces pay increases for 7,000 employees
Do trade wars hurt business? Ask Qualcomm
One of Instagram's biggest influencers wants influencers to know the end is near
How a Small Bank Became a Go-To Lender to the Trump Family
Papa John’s Adopts ‘Poison Pill’ Defense Against Schnatter
Tronc will make cuts at other papers after NYDN layoffs
How a Small Bank Became a Go-To Lender to the Trump Family
Daily News Newsroom Cut in Half by Tronc as Top Editor Is Ousted
Nike Will Raise Wages for Thousands After Outcry Over Inequality
4 Themes to Follow as Corporate America Reports a Surge in Profits
Tariffs Trim a Factory’s Profit, but Loyalty to Trump Endures
Tesla, Pushing for Profit, Faces New Questions Over Finances
Ritz Cracker Products Recalled After Potential Salmonella Risk Identified
4 Themes to Follow as Corporate America Reports a Surge in Profits
Newspapers in New York, Like Their Readers, Are Vanishing
Google Shrugs Off $5.1 Billion Fine With Another Big Quarter
Business News at a Glance
Suing Las Vegas Victims Got Headlines. Outcome Could Be Big News, Too.
Delta, United and American face showdown with China over Taiwan

Lifestyles

Giant flying machines: 10 of the world's largest aircraft
Foster parents needed: Durham teen says his 'mom' made all the difference
Bill Leslie's Carolina Conversations : One step at a time
Cruise Critic's most popular cruise ship destinations for 2018
Go Ask Mom : State Farmers' Market, Museum of Life and Science line up Watermelon Days
Go Ask Mom : Take the family to natural science museum's Family Science Night
Piling on Clothes to Lay Herself Bare
Aging Well : Play
Go Ask Mom : Got diapers? Diaper Train needs to collect 435,000 diapers to help families in need
Go Ask Mom : New children's consignment shop, dubbed country's largest, to open Saturday in Durham

Entertainment

Selma Blair and more rally support for James Gunn after 'Guardians of the Galaxy' firing
Georgia lawmaker Jason Spencer is under fire after dropping pants, yelling 'n-word' on 'Who Is America?'
What's on Tap : Events this week: Bark in the Park, Watermelon Day
Watch out. Shark Week has arrived
Mark Hamill goes undercover as a stormtrooper at Comic-Con
R. Kelly answers his critics with a 19-minute song, 'I Admit'
Nicole Maines: Get to know TV's first transgender superhero
What's on Tap : Local brewery expands into spirits
B-52s want fans to be prepared to dance
Drake at Top for Another Week, Fending Off Wiz Khalifa
James Gunn, Roseanne expose media giants' vulnerabilities
Chocolate Factory Unveils Final Season in Its Current Home
‘Convenience Store Woman’ Casts a Fluorescent Spell
Fool Me Once, You May Get a TV Show
High Drama, High Contrast: Finding the Baroque in Contemporary Art
Read These 3 Books About Putin and Russian Interference in the 2016 Elections
Fool Me Once, You May Get a TV Show
Where to Stream the Stephen King References in ‘Castle Rock’
Graphic Novel in Running for Man Booker Prize for First Time
Nicholas 'Duffy' Fudge, star of 'Wicked Tuna,' dead at 28
80 Years After Theft, Judge Orders Return of an Ancient Limestone Relief to Iran
Jane Austen’s First Buyer? Likely a Prince She Hated
A Good Game of Privilege
Chocolate Factory Unveils Final Season in Its Current Home

Political News

Rand Paul asks Trump to revoke Brennan security clearance
How to Tell Where Kavanaugh Stands on Citizens United
Donald Trump can't seem to dig his way out of his own Russia contradictions
Barbara Lee announces bid for Democratic Caucus chair
DONALD TRUMP'S ALL-CAPS IRAN TWEET IS A BIG DEAL
Arrest made after brick thrown into Sen. Mark Warner's Roanoke, Virginia, office
How to Tell Where Kavanaugh Stands on Citizens United
11 targets of Donald Trump's Twitter rage that AREN'T Vladimir Putin
Judge grants immunity for five witnesses in Manafort case; trial delayed until July 31
Alleged spy met with US officials in 2015
Senate confirms Robert Wilkie to serve as secretary of veterans affairs
Outside money pours into Ohio special election
Avenatti pitched Michael Cohen on working together against Trump, source says
To crack Trump's voter base, Democrats must focus on opportunity, not outrage
Former US ambassador to Russia to meet with Trump admin on 'harassing' from Moscow
Former Trump cyber adviser tapped for top intelligence role in UK
Feds have 12 Michael Cohen audio recordings
Trump, citing politics, looking to revoke security clearances
James Clapper: Trump revoking our security clearances would be 'very, very petty'
Everything you need to know about Carter Page, FISA and Donald Trump
Trump Weighs Stripping Security Clearances From Officials Who Criticized Him
Fact-checking Trump's weekend of misleading FISA tweets
Trump Weighs Stripping Security Clearances From Officials Who Criticized Him
Donald Trump's dumb war on the intel community
Trump says new images show North Korea has begun dismantling 'key missile site'
Rep. Tim Ryan snags one of Bernie Sanders' top Iowa aides
Exclusive: Listen to separated moms beg for their kids in court
Documents: Interior officials thought Utah national monument was boon to tourism before shrinking it
Family reunions update: Hundreds of separated parents potentially deported
Democratic senator to meet with Kavanaugh next week
Security clearances: What exactly can Trump do?
Trump-backed Brian Kemp wins GOP nomination in Georgia governor's race, CNN projects
Former US ambassador to Russia to meet with Trump admin on 'harassing' from Moscow
Wyden: Trump is starting an 'enemies list' with efforts to strip security clearances
Trump moves to silence critics
Security clearances: What exactly can Trump do?
Defense bill offers harsh words for Russia and China
How the Trump Administration Is Browbeating Big Pharma on Drug Prices
Meet With Kavanaugh? Not Until There’s a Deal on His Documents, Democrats Say
Defense bill offers harsh words for Russia and China
President Threatens to Pull U.S. Clearances from Security Critics
Iran shoots back at Trump: 'Color us unimpressed'
President Threatens to Strip Security Clearances From Officials Who Criticized Him

Health Team

There may be traces of radioactive particles from Fukushima in your California red wine
Nearly $500,000 raised in two days to help a woman who lost 9 family members when a duck boat sank
There may be traces of radioactive particles from Fukushima in your California red wine
Pediatricians group urges parents to avoid these chemicals
What is hand, foot and mouth disease, the condition that sidelined Mets' Noah Syndergaard?
What is hand, foot and mouth disease?
'Recovering addict' secretly treats a table of EMTs to breakfast, bringing them to tears
Dogs rush to help when owners cry, study suggests
Lunar eclipse: How to watch the extra special blood moon and a brighter Mars