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Local News

Aspiring veterinary students open pet salon at Johnston high school
Racially-charged video sparks outrage among Durham high school students
Video shows man trying to steal from cars in Creedmoor neighborhood
Capital Boulevard reopens after gas leak
Warrant: Inmate suspected in bomb threats at Raleigh City Hall
Police release sketch of suspect who grabbed teen while walking to school
Man charged after flashing victims in Raleigh store parking lots, warrant shows
20-year-old charged with murder in Chapel Hill stabbing
After decades of disappearing, indie bookstores bounce back
Creedmoor man pleads guilty in Durham woman's 2014 death
29-year-old airman charged with multiple sex crimes involving child
Warrant: Raleigh man asked mother to keep kids before killing wife, himself
Liquid propane tank burns outside Duplin grain silo
Closing arguments held in Franklin County murder trial
Deputies find pot brownies cooling on stove during search of Lee County home
Raleigh's Wake Forest Road overnight after water main break
Police investigating fatal shooting at Selma home
Third man charged with murder in death of 28-year-old Fayetteville woman


Editorial: Fetzer out of bounds; UNC board should censure him
Colombia: expresidente Uribe ya no se va del Senado; le pide al presidente del Congreso que no considere su carta de renuncia
Outside the Box : Opinion Roundup: 3D-printed gun regulations, NC's Blue Cross cutting Obamacare prices, UNC chairman backs off 'Silent Sam' action, endangered wolf protection and more
Ciudad de EE.UU. debe pagarle 65.000 dólares a un policía blanco que dijo que fue objeto de burlas por decir que tenía orígenes negros
Zimbabwe despliega al Ejército y la Policía dispara gases lacrimógenos para dispersar a partidarios de la oposición
Zimbabwe despliega al Ejército y la Policía dispara gases lacrimógenos para dispersar a partidarios de la oposición
ICE dice que es "falso" el reporte de la muerte de niño bajo su custodia
ICE dice que es "falso" el reporte de la muerte de niño bajo su custodia
2017 fue el año más violento en la historia de México, ¿cómo se compara eso con otros países de América?
Waiting for Caesar
Las preguntas que quedan tras el accidente de avión en México en el que nadie murió
Sismo de magnitud 5,2 sacude las costas de México
Huawei supera a Apple en ventas de smartphones por primera vez y se acerca a Samsung
Costa Rica, abrumada con miles de nicaragüenses que buscan asilo escapando de la violencia en Nicaragua
Una pistola hecha en impresora 3D es una muerte descargable
The GOP eats its own
Así es el gabinete de Duque: técnico, 50% mujeres … ¿y bajo la influencia de Álvaro Uribe?
Argentina: Citan a la expresidenta Cristina Fernández de Kirchner a declaración indagatoria
Ladrones roban joyas de la familia real sueca y huyen en bote
¿Por qué es tan grave el tuit de Trump sobre Sessions y la investigación de Mueller?
"Preacher", la serie de Seth Rogen que te hará cuestionar tu fe
Una española niega el asiento de metro de Madrid a una niña latinoamericana y los pasajeros le recriminan
Exclusivo CNN: Estados Unidos podría eliminar la revisión de pasajeros en aeropuertos pequeños
Afraid? Weak? Egotistical? Attack!
Editorials of The Times


Gardner: Afternoon storms likely most days this week

State News

@NCCapitol : NC school districts revive lawsuit over $730M owed by state agencies
@NCCapitol : NC congressional candidate arrested on stalking charges

National News

Justice Department Investigating Claims That Drug Companies Funded Terrorism in Iraq
A Push for 3D Weapons by One of the World’s ‘Most Dangerous People’
Mueller Refers Three Foreign Lobbying Cases to New York Prosecutors
City has to pay $65K to white cop who says he was taunted for saying he was part black
5 things for August 1: Tariffs, Facebook, 3D guns, Nicaragua, food recall
Cuomo offers to pay lemonade stand permit
A waitress stole money from her boss. Decades later, she sent back $1,000 and an apology
The Carr Fire destroyed his home but in the ashes he finds a family heirloom
White House Weighs Another Reduction in Refugees Admitted to U.S.
Stumbles? What Stumbles? Big Tech Is as Strong as Ever
Hungry Howie's delivery driver shows off insane piano skills
USC Professors Renew Call for President’s Departure
‘Short Term’ Health Insurance? Up to 3 Years Under New Trump Policy
Green Party, Eyeing the 2020 Presidential Race, Prepares for the Midterms
That’s Not Algae Swirling on the Beach. Those Are Green Worms.
Georgia authorities, businesses brace for risks of 3D printed guns
Irvington, N.Y.: A Walkable Village With Striking Manhattan Views
Fields Medals Awarded to 4 Mathematicians
August deadliest month in Ohio for drivers
A Pregnant Dolphin. A Fatal Gunshot. A Disturbing Trend.
What to Know Before You Buy Short-Term Health Insurance
Howard Felsher, Game Show Whiz Who Overcame Scandal, Dies at 90
Living With Those Ghastly Autoplay Videos
Covering a Conflict When You Don’t Speak the Language
White House Weighs Another Reduction in Refugees Admitted to U.S.
Search in the Ash for a Fallen Firefighter, as a Blaze Rages On
Subway Ridership Dropped Again in New York as Passengers Flee to Uber
After Years of Quiet, Democratic Candidates Can’t Stop Talking About Health Care
Green Party, With an Eye on 2020, Prepares for the Midterms
Obama Lists Candidates He Supports
Extending Short-Term Insurance, but Not All of Its Benefits
Picking Up Groceries With Trump? Bring an ID
Get a Weekly View in Apple’s Calendar
Diocese Scrubs Clergy Names Off Walls in Anti-Abuse Purge
Overlooked No More: Clara Lemlich Shavelson, Crusading Leader of Labor Rights
National News at a Glance
The Long History of Racism at American Pools
Vladimir Voinovich, Dissident Russian Writer, Dies at 85
Illinois Lawmaker Resigns After Ex-Girlfriend Says He Used Her Nude Photos to ‘Catfish’ Men
With Lawsuits, New Jersey Signals Tougher Stance on the Environment
Prosecutors Detail Manafort’s Big Spending on Homes, Clothes and Cars

World News

3 Russians killed investigating shadowy security firm in Central African Republic
Aeromexico Plane Crashes in Mexico, but Officials Say Everyone Survived
China region set to become deadliest heat wave zone: report
International army games opportunity to sell weapons: Chinese state media
Philippines' Duterte crushes $5.5m of luxury cars in anti-corruption drive
Costa Rica overwhelmed with Nicaraguan asylum seekers
War dead remains returned by North Korea headed to Hawaii
Protests in Zimbabwe as opposition cries foul in tightly fought elections
3 killed in Zimbabwe protests as parties point fingers following hard-fought elections
UK far-right activist Tommy Robinson freed on bail
Swedish royal jewels stolen by thieves who fled by speedboat
Swedish royal jewels stolen by thieves who fled by speedboat
News of Laos Dam Failure Didn’t Reach Them, but the Water Did
Taliban Surge Routs ISIS in Northern Afghanistan
Australian Chain Reintroduces Free Plastic Bags, Bucking Global Trend
Australian Senator Sarah Hanson-Young Sues Fellow Lawmaker After Sexist Remark
Funeral Ads Sought to Get UK Talking. They May Have Worked Too Well.
Taiwan Gets Nod to Host Human Rights Forum
Grim report card for planet ranks 2017 one of hottest years in recorded history
U.S. Embassy in London Puts Surplus Goods Up for Auction
She's not a model, but her face wound up in ads around the world
Belgium Has a New Fee for Journalists. The Media Is Not Amused.
Tommy Robinson, Anti-Muslim Activist, Is Freed on Bail in UK
Thieves in Sweden Steal Royal Treasures and Escape by Speedboat
English Freemasons Open the Door to Transgender Members
Chaos as top African athletes stranded at Lagos airport
Thieves in Sweden Steal Royal Treasures and Escape by Speedboat
Funeral Ads Sought to Get UK Talking. They May Have Worked Too Well.
Violence Erupts in Zimbabwe as Protesters Call Election a Sham
US Imposes Sanctions on Turkish Officials Over Detained American Pastor
Protesters in face veils march against Denmark's new burqa ban
News of Laos Dam Failure Didn’t Reach Them, but the Water Did
Deadly Ebola Strikes Anew, a Week After Previous Outbreak Was Extinguished
‘God, Come to Our Aid’: Survivors Describe Mexico Plane Crash
Parisian Woman Stood Up to Her Harasser, and Then He Hit Her, She Says
Kashmir’s War Gets Smaller, Dirtier and More Intimate
U.S. Prepares to Reduce Troops and Shed Missions in Africa
World News at a Glance
‘God, Come to Our Aid’: Survivors Describe Mexico Plane Crash
Possible Remains of U.S. Troops, Turned Over by North Korea, Are Sent for Analysis
Denmark’s Ban on Muslim Face Veil Met With Protest


Inside WRAL : Hogan update: Moved to Duke, making progress

5 On Your Side

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WRAL SmartShopper : Share your deals & questions 8/1
WRAL SmartShopper : What's for dinner Wednesday?
WRAL SmartShopper : Recall: Several Trader Joe's products due to possible parasite
WRAL SmartShopper : New Savingstar offers: General Mills cereal, yogurt, granola bars, pizza rolls, fruit snacks
WRAL SmartShopper : New August printable & digital coupons
WRAL SmartShopper : Dollar General 3-Day Sale Wednesday - Friday: Pepsi, Powerade, laundry
WRAL SmartShopper : Sprouts deals 8/1: Watermelons ($1.98), tomatoes, eggplant, pork ribs
WRAL SmartShopper : Over 60 new printable coupons today: Yoplait, GM cereals, Chex Mix, Snickers, Pillsbury
WRAL SmartShopper : McDonald's: Big Mac BOGO deal starting August 2
WRAL SmartShopper : Activate your Food Lion Shop & Earn offers for August
WRAL SmartShopper : Carlie C's Deals 8/1: Chicken leg quarters, beef roast, ground beef, Charmin
WRAL SmartShopper : Lowes Foods deals 8/1: Mangoes, Pillsbury rolls, Stacy's Pita Chips, Luvs diapers
WRAL SmartShopper : Publix deals: Blueberries, Wish-Bone dressing, Peter Pan, Scotties
WRAL SmartShopper : Food Lion Deals 8/1: Peaches, strawberries, chicken leg quarters, pork loin
WRAL SmartShopper : Lidl deals 8/2: Cherries, avocados, tomatoes, cantaloupe, chicken thighs
WRAL SmartShopper : Harris Teeter deals 8/1: Cherries, watermelon, GM cereals, Chex Mix, Pepsi
WRAL SmartShopper : ALDI deals 8/1: $5 coupon, avocados (.39!), grapes, cantaloupe, chicken thighs
WRAL SmartShopper : Plastic Cutting Mat 4-Pack Set only $7.49


How Healthy Is Your Office?
Reliable Sources: POTUS rallies show worsening hostility toward press, others
Apple profit soars; Tariff threats; Tesla earnings
This could be Tesla's most important earnings report in its history
Tesla reported the biggest loss in its history. But it could've been worse
India's fast-growing economy gets another interest rate hike. There may be more
India's fast-growing economy gets another interest rate hike. There may be more
Sanofi is stockpiling drugs to prepare for Brexit
He turns wood from Detroit's vacant buildings into beautiful guitars
He turns wood from Detroit's vacant buildings into beautiful guitars
Forget the trade war. Volkswagen says new emission tests pose biggest threat
Forget the trade war. Volkswagen says new emission tests pose biggest threat
iTrillion: Apple is this close to $1,000,000,000,000
Aspen Pharmacare wants to play in the big leagues
Kroger launches online grocery delivery service
Data Breaches Keep Happening. So Why Don’t You Do Something?
Why Campbell Soup might go up for sale
Two recession warning signs are here
Apple’s Stock Buybacks Continue to Break Records
Caesar's stock plunges on worries about Vegas hotel bookings
Champion is ending a popular line at Target
Federal Reserve keeps interest rates unchanged
Wells Fargo to pay $2.09 billion fine in mortgage settlement
Trump Tariffs Are Lifting Profits, Steel Giant ArcelorMittal Says
What to Watch as the Fed Meets
Georgia Power seeks to increase solar capacity
Campaigns Enter Texting Era With a Plea: Will U Vote 4 Me 🙏 ?
Alaska Airlines Apologizes to Gay Couple Asked to Move for Straight Couple
Court rulings let Honeywell dump retiree health coverage
Papa John's hires Ari Emanuel's ad agency to get past N-word controversy
Facebook’s Security Chief to Depart for Stanford University
Express Scripts stock plunges on report that Carl Icahn wants to block Cigna merger
Campaigns Enter Texting Era With a Plea: Will U Vote 4 Me 🙏 ?
Facing Losses, Condé Nast Plans to Put 3 Magazines Up for Sale
Tesla, With Gains in Model 3 Output, Says Profit Is Imminent
Chinese Goods May Face 25% Tariffs, Not 10%, as Trump Administration’s Anger Grows
Elon Musk apologizes for brushing off analysts on past earnings call
Facebook Grapples With a Maturing Adversary in Election Meddling
Trump’s Supporters, Stoked by Hostile Rhetoric at Rallies, Lash Out at Reporters
How Apple’s March Toward $1 Trillion Could Cause It to Stumble
Tesla Reports Another Big Loss, But See Only Profit Ahead
NYU Prevails in Case That Said It Let Retirement Plans Reap Excess Fees
Business News at a Glance
CBS staffers wonder about Jeff Fager's fate at '60 Minutes' following New Yorker expose
Congress Strengthens Reviews of Chinese and Other Foreign Investments
For a Return to China, Google Is Said to Build a Censored Search Engine
Faced With Crippling Sanctions, ZTE Loaded Up on Lobbyists


Bill Leslie's Carolina Conversations : Bill Leslie: The best BLT
Beautiful photos reveal Matera, the Italian city carved into solid rock
When she's not working the line, this Nashville chef is grooving to honky-tonk
Go Ask Mom : Poe Center hosts puberty workshop for moms, their sons
If You Thought the Wedding Was Fun, You’ll Love the Movie
How Do I Stop Wanting to Cheat?
Leadership Shifts at Vogue as Print Yields to Digital
What do the animals need? Shelter wish lists
Go Ask Mom : With 'Elf,' DPAC to stage second autism-friendly performance
Nail Art Is Now Hand Art
Go Ask Mom : Get a Durham Bulls ticket deal when you donate children's book at Aug. 8 game
I’m Asking Vincent Cassel Questions as Fast as I Can
A Pastime, Fading Into History: The Decline of the Civil War Re-enactor
Go Ask Mom : 12 family-friendly activities for weekend of Aug. 3 to Aug. 5
An Evolving Style Icon, Embracing the Spotlight
Who Wore It Better: Art or Commerce?
Stay Awhile to Enjoy the Wine and Olive Oil


What's on Tap : NC grill masters to compete on new Food Network show
What's on Tap : Your guide to Raleigh's First Friday
Everything we know about Demi Lovato's apparent overdose
Everything we know about Demi Lovato's apparent overdose
Don't tell 'BlacKkKlansman's' John David Washington he's code-switching
New jazz club expected to come to Cameron Village Underground
Jennifer Aniston isn't shutting down the idea of a 'Friends' reboot
What's on Tap : Crowdfunding campaign started to save iconic Raleigh restaurant
Trade Secrets From the Wagner Festival Whisperer
Review: In ‘The Saintliness of Margery Kempe,’ a Comically Restless Mystic
Netflix Won’t Offer Farrakhan Documentary
A Rock Band Flirts with German Taboos, and Finds a Huge Following
A Poem in The Nation Spurs a Backlash and an Apology
Finding Alarm and Consolation About the Apocalypse in Two New Books
Now You Can Just Pay Celebrities to Say Stuff
Review: Rubinstein’s ‘Demon’ Is Redeemed in a Rare Staging
How Do You Like Your Los Angeles Hip-Hop?
Anika Noni Rose Was Waiting for This Moment

Political News

'Wild' Trump revives spirit of '16 -- but can it work a 2nd (and 3rd) time?
'Wild' Trump revives spirit of '16 -- but can it work a 2nd (and 3rd) time?
Meet Manafort trial ringmaster T.S. Ellis
Meet Manafort trial ringmaster T.S. Ellis
Trump administration makes it easier to buy alternative to Obamacare
Suits, cars and real estate: Manafort's lifestyle put on trial
Day two: Paul Manafort's trial resumes with consultant's testimony, Trump tweets
Trump's lawyers updated him on the Mueller investigation. Then Trump tweeted.
Trump says Sessions should stop Mueller investigation
Bipartisan senators demand twice monthly family separation updates
Key GOP senator: Supreme Court confirmation hearing 'sometime during September'
Trump claims you need ID to buy groceries. You do not.
Donald Trump just tweeted something new about the Russia investigation -- and it's huge
Andrew Wheeler, New EPA Chief, Details His Energy Lobbying Past
Trump asks who had it worse: Capone or Manafort
New poll shows tight race in final days of Ohio special election
US sanctions 2 Turkish officials over detention of US pastor
Trump Tells Sessions to ‘Stop This Rigged Witch Hunt Right Now’
Obama endorses 81 candidates running in the midterm elections
Iran readying massive military exercise in Persian Gulf, officials say
Corey Stewart aide compared GOP establishment to a 'house negro,' disparaged civil rights leaders
QAnon is the one conspiracy theory to rule them all
Reality Check: Trump administration explanation on 3D-printed guns misses the mark
Conservationists sue Interior over trophy hunting council
EPA acting chief starts new relationship between Capitol Hill and his agency
GOP senators say Trump can't ask Sessions to end Mueller probe
TSA considering eliminating screening at smaller airports
Pence receives possible remains of Americans killed in Korean War
Donald Trump's Christmas in July -- and 37 other memorable lines
Trump's call to end Mueller probe reignites obstruction question
US threatens raising tariffs to 25% on $200 billion of Chinese goods
Paul Ryan finds out he's part Jewish on TV show
Mueller offers to reduce obstruction questions but still wants to interview Trump in person
White House: DOJ didn't consult Trump on 3D-printed guns
Sanders claim about Osama bin Laden's phone use and journalists is untrue
EPA Chief Details Past Advocacy for Big Utilities and Mining Companies
Senate Intel seeks to give Butina transcript to Justice Department, her lawyers
Donald Trump is averaging 7.6 mistruths a day
Takeaways from day two of the Paul Manafort trial
Take a look at some of Manafort's jackets
Mueller’s Digging Exposes Foreign Lobbying and Its Big Paydays
Trump Tells Sessions to ‘Stop This Rigged Witch Hunt Right Now’
Trump Finally Picks a Science Adviser. And Scientists? They Seem Relieved.
US planning to reduce troops in Africa despite growing terrorist threat
Justice Ginsburg: Recent term 'much more divisive than usual'
Trump Pushes for Interview With Mueller Against Lawyers’ Advice

Health Team

Children and sugar: Start healthy habits early
Bizarre things your body might do during pregnancy
Ice cream salesman's wife and mother suffocated by dry ice in car
New Ebola cluster confirmed in Congo a week after old outbreak ends
Couple's love story survives, thrives after three lung transplants