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Local News

2 hurt in wrong-way crash on I-40 near Garner
Crews: Strong current from dam caused man to drown in Lake Wilson
Wake Forest Road in Raleigh reopens days after water main break
Man, child killed in fiery crash in Raleigh

News

ELIZABETH OUZTS: Renewable energy losing its edge as a political wedge in N.C.
DAMON WINTER: Children at Trump rallies
Sismo de 6,9 sacude Indonesia; alertan de "posibilidad" de tsunami
5 películas para recordar a Steven Seagal, nuevo "representante especial" de Rusia
Un avión antiguo se estrella en los Alpes suizos y deja 20 muertos
For Wages, a Trump Slump
CHARLES M. BLOW: President Dumb and Dumber
Editorials of The Times

Weather

Scattered storms likely to close out the weekend
WRAL WeatherCenter Blog : Maze: So far, there have been no 100° days recorded at RDU this summer

State News

@NCCapitol : State board backs Sunday voting as Wake, other early voting plans approved
@NCCapitol : NC Supreme Court candidate sues over party label

National News

Clash in Portland Points to a Deeper Divide Over the City’s Identity
Carr Fire in California Claims a Seventh Victim as It Continues to Grow
A Fire Tornado Hit Their Neighborhood. This Is All That’s Left.
Carr Fire in California Claims a Seventh Victim as It Continues to Grow
White Nationalists Love Corey Stewart. He Keeps Them Close.
Accused of Harassment, and Seeking Redemption at the Ballot Box
Data on Mothers Reveal Schisms Across America
In Deeply Blue New Jersey, an Unexpected Battle for Senate
Bodega Where Teenager Was Killed to Reopen, and Community Is Angry
Tomasz Stanko, Ruminative Jazz Trumpeter, Dies at 76
Man Found in Cafe Freezer Attacks Worker, Then Dies, Police Say
Winston Ntshona, Tony-Winning South African Actor, Dies at 76
Accused of Harassment, and Seeking Redemption at the Ballot Box
A Hundred Years Ago, High Tech Was a Paint Job
Why jail deaths matter
Judge tosses greyhound ban from the ballot, proponents say they'll appeal
Could Trump tax cut save up to $44,697 per family?
A ‘Rainbow Wave’? 2018 Has More LGBT Candidates Than Ever
The Illness Is Bad Enough. The Hospital May Be Even Worse.
A Fire Tornado Hit Their Neighborhood. This Is All That’s Left.
Wildfires claim 9th victim, Yosemite closes valley indefinitely
5 Killed After Plane Crashes in Strip Mall Parking Lot in California
Weather
Courting People, Not Party: Can a Progressive Prevail in the Heartland?
White Nationalists Love Corey Stewart. He Keeps Them Close.
H.F. Lenfest, Philanthropist and Owner of Philadelphia’s Newspapers, Dies at 88
Bodega Where Teenager Was Killed to Reopen, and Community Is Angry
Winston Ntshona, Tony-Winning South African Actor, Dies at 76
Nancy Tuckerman, 89, Trusted Aide of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Dies
A Superstar Pastor, and an Accused Harasser
Man Found in Cafe Freezer Attacks Worker, Then Dies, Police Say
Body of Baby Boy Washes Up Under Brooklyn Bridge, Police Say
Courting People, Not Party: Can a Progressive Prevail in the Heartland?
National News at a Glance
Body of Baby Boy Washes Up Under Brooklyn Bridge, Police Say

World News

Led by Druze, thousands protest Israel's nation-state law
Iran says it held military exercises in Strait of Hormuz
Bodies of 3 Russian journalists killed in Africa returned to Moscow
Powerful Earthquakes Strike Off Indonesia, Killing at Least 3
Anti-Semitic Graffiti Scrawled on Childhood Home of Elie Wiesel in Romania
Vintage plane crash in Swiss Alps kills all 20 people on board
Aiming for the Stars, and a Chunk of Rock, in Senegal
As Brazil’s “Lula” Sits in Jail, Party Launches His Presidential Bid
As Brazil’s 'Lula' Sits in Jail, Party Launches His Presidential Bid
Anti-Semitic Graffiti Scrawled on Childhood Home of Elie Wiesel in Romania
Institute decries 'grotesque' vandalism to Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel's childhood home
Start your Monday smart: Iran sanctions, a Pacific hurricane, another Charlottesville rally
Worries Grow in Singapore Over China’s Calls to Help ‘Motherland’
Students Pour Into Dhaka’s Streets to Demand Safer Roads
Magnitude-7 Earthquake Strikes Off Indonesia, Killing at Least 37
Steven Seagal Appointed by Russia as Special Envoy to the US
Magnitude-7 Earthquake Strikes Off Indonesia, Killing at Least 82
Vintage Plane Crashes in Switzerland, Killing All 20 on Board
Suicide Bomber Kills 3 NATO Troops on Day of Violence in Afghanistan
Racist Graffiti Appears on Weisel Home
2 Blasts, a Stampede and a ‘Flying Thing’: Witnesses Tell of Attack on Maduro
Taiwan Baseball? It’s ‘Hot Noisy,’ and Ingrained in National Identity
Powerful Indonesia Earthquake Kills at Least 82
Aiming for the Stars, and a Chunk of Rock, in Senegal
World News at a Glance
As ‘Lula’ Sits in Brazil Jail, Workers’ Party Nominates Him for President

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Business

Health care mergers in doubt as Amazon looms large
'60 Minutes' boss delays return to work as harassment probe continues
Anthony Scaramucci says Trump's press attacks are bad strategy and 'bad for the country'
CBS tells press sexual harassment allegations are 'taken seriously'
Why Goodyear and Delta Faucet are doing research in space
Vote on Missouri Labor Law, and Earnings From Disney and Fox
'Too little too late': Bankruptcy booms among older Americans
When a Local Paper Gets New Owners, Partisan Strife Hits Its Doorstep
Warts and All? That Is the Risk When a Founder Is the Face of a Company
Tampa Bay's bus rapid transit: Do it right, which means paying for dedicated lanes
‘The Beginning of a Wave’: AI Tiptoes Into the Workplace
Cities’ Offers for Amazon Base Are Secrets Even to Many City Leaders
Disney’s Streaming Service Starts to Come Into Focus
Stelter: President Trump is winning the story-telling game, with help from his friends in the media
Partisan Worry as Couple Buys a Local Paper
Steel Companies with Trump Ties Veto Tariff Relief
Business News at a Glance
‘The Beginning of a Wave’: AI Tiptoes Into the Workplace
Steel Companies with Trump Ties Veto Tariff Relief

Lifestyles

Go Ask Mom : 8 things parents, teens need to know about new free Youth GoPass bus deal for teens, available Monday
Despite his thorny place in culture, Raymond Chandler remains a great love
Go Ask Mom : How Raleigh-based Curamericas Global is helping vulnerable women and children here, around the world
Go Ask Mom : Amanda Lamb: She works hard for the money

Entertainment

What's on Tap : Local YouTube star known for family videos to star in Rocky Horror Show
Our Five Faves : List: Best breweries in the Triangle
Patrick Stewart stuns fans with 'Star Trek' return
For ‘Christopher Robin,’ Outselling Tom Cruise Is an Impossible Mission
Putting a Future War With North Korea in the Past
Review: ‘Lodge 49,’ Where Beautiful Losers Join the Club
The Go-Go’s Gave Us the Beat and So Much More
Review: Hit Songs to Sin By in a Smashing ‘Moulin Rouge!’
Review: Hit Songs to Sin By in a Smashing ‘Moulin Rouge!’
American Football: Working dads by day, famous emo stars by night
Lateness, fighting, phones: Seven etiquette violations to avoid at the theater (and a few to disregard)
A Cri de Coeur in a Pool of Milk: Decoding ‘Salome’ in Salzburg
At Vail Festival, Dance Artists Renew and Extend Themselves
The Go-Go’s Gave Us the Beat and So Much More
Demi Lovato speaks out for first time since apparent overdose
‘Succession’ Finale: Jeremy Strong on Kendall’s Struggles and What Comes Next

Political News

Democrats in Kansas weigh how far left the party can go and win in the Trump era
In the Senate, the August recess will be missed
What Ohio's special election will tell us about November
What's in a name? This Indian-Tibetan Democrat wants to find out
Progressives reject 'phony moderation' at Netroots Nation, setting tone for 2020 primary
Inside Politics: Rand goes to Russia
Donald Trump is twisting himself in knots trying to explain the Trump Tower meeting
President Admits Focus of Trump Tower Meeting Was Getting Dirt on Clinton
Trump claims 'better numbers than Obama,' though it's unclear what he means
President Admits Focus of Trump Tower Meeting Was Getting Dirt on Clinton
Bikers salute leader of their pack: Donald Trump

Health Team

33 reported dead in Congo Ebola outbreak
Solving Everest's mounting poop problem