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Local News

Truck rear-ends school bus in Wake Forest
'Go turn yourself in': Family of man killed in Fayetteville hit-and-run urges driver to come forward
Orange High School cancels classes, after-school activities Wednesday after water main break
Incoming Wake sheriff vows to end immigration program, promises more accountability by deputies
Police respond to shooting, stabbing at Reidsville home that left 2 dead, another injured
Border patrol recruitment to stay on Fort Bragg through December
Attorney will seek death penalty for suspect in Highway Patrol trooper shooting
Iraqi refugees become citizens, cast first votes
NC Symphony celebrates Cherokee culture
Motorcyclist killed during Durham crash
Lumberton teen's mother makes emotional plea to kidnappers as FBI releases new video
'Like bumper cars:' Witness reported reckless driving before fatal daycare van collision
Woman who exited vehicle after I-540 crash struck, killed by car

News

Dos mujeres musulmanas llegan por primera vez al Congreso de EE.UU.
Colorado elige al primer gobernador abiertamente gay de Estados Unidos
Funcionaria de EE.UU. que negó licencias de matrimonio a gais fracasa en su intento de reelección
Dos mujeres indígenas americanas van por primera vez al Congreso de EE.UU.
Mujeres y comunidad LGBT hacen historia en las elecciones intermedias de EE.UU.
Cuando el "otro" tan temido es un hombre blanco lleno de ira
El triunfo demócrata en la Cámara de Representantes servirá de contrapeso de Trump
Angelina Jolie y Brad Pitt irán a juicio por la custodia de sus hijos
Outside the Box : Opinion Roundup: Midterm results, NC Democrats break veto-proof control, massive voter turnout and more
Más que Congreso: algunos estados votaron sobre el aborto, la marihuana, y otras medidas
7 lecciones que nos dejan las elecciones intermedias en EE.UU.
El senador Bill Nelson pide un recuento de votos en Florida
Conflicto en Yemen escala a los peores niveles en meses, a pesar del llamado a un cese del fuego
Exdirector general de la Policía Nacional de Perú es detenido en operativo contra el tráfico de bebés
La FIFA advierte a Perú que puede quedar "suspendido de inmediato" y estas serían las consecuencias
Trump dice que los republicanos "desafiaron la historia" con los resultados mixtos de las elecciones intermedias
Un número récord de mujeres fueron elegidas para la Cámara de Representantes en EE.UU.
Trump y el reportero de CNN Jim Acosta discuten sobre la clasificación de los inmigrantes como una "invasión"
Es probable que tu abuela sea muy mayor, pero eso no significa que tú lo serás, dicen los investigadores
¿Por qué Estados Unidos es el líder mundial en tiroteos masivos?
A wave delayed
A wave delayed
Líos de la guerra comercial con China no acabarán tras el triunfo demócrata en las elecciones intermedias
El partido de la diversidad y el partido de los hombres blancos
¿Qué eran las luces extrañas vistas por pilotos en el cielo de Chile en mayo?
Un video falso sobre la elección se volvió viral (y Twitter tiene problemas con la verdad)
Forget Excuses. What Counts Is Winning Elections.
Llaman a juicio a Rafael Correa por el caso del secuestro de Fernando Balda
Juicio a 'El Chapo' Guzmán ya tiene jurado. El narcotraficante espera permiso para abrazar a su esposa
Donald, el furioso
La Casa Blanca suspende el pase de prensa de Jim Acosta
Trump Is a Really Happy Loser
Trump, Under Scrutiny and Unleashed
16 motivos para estar entusiasmado por la ola del arco iris de las elecciones intermedias
Los destinos turísticos que son tendencia en Latinoamérica para esta temporada de vacaciones
Editorials of The Times

Weather

First freeze likely this weekend, snow possible in NC mountains

State News

@NCCapitol : Weekly Wrap: Election post-mortem
@NCCapitol : Details of NC's new voter ID requirement still need to be worked out
@NCCapitol : With midterms over, NC ad spending tops $29M
@NCCapitol : Some takeaways from NC's elections

National News

A Partisan War Awaits Trump. That Just Might Suit Him.
Gavin Newsom Elected Governor of California
Democrats Seem Assured to Win Control of New York Senate for First Time in Decade
A Lower Hurdle for Trump Rises as a Predicted Blue Wave Fizzles
Voter Turnout Soars, Even Before All the Votes Are Counted
Ron DeSantis continues Republicans' Success in Florida Governor’s Race
Pennsylvania Democrats Pick Up Victories Two Years After Trump Wins State
N.Y. Democrats Unseat Three House Republicans
Tony Evers Wins Wisconsin Governor’s Race, Beating Scott Walker
Laura Kelly, a Kansas Democrat, Tops Kobach in Governor’s Race
Kemp and Abrams at Standoff in Georgia Governor’s Race
Democrats Oust Walker in Wisconsin and Kobach in Kansas but Fall Short in Florida and Ohio
Midterm Election Results: 4 Key Takeaways
The Big Winners and the Races Hanging in the Balance
Ned Lamont, a Democrat, Wins Connecticut Governor’s Race, Defeating Bob Stefanowski
Why the Google Walkout Was a Watershed Moment in Tech
Voters reject Issue 1, which would keep low-level drug offenders out of prison
Voters reject Issue 1, which would keep low-level drug offenders out of prison
Michigan, Utah and Missouri Voters Embrace Marijuana; North Dakotans Do Not
Why Democrats’ Gain Was More Impressive Than It Appears
Is Ohio a red state? Midterms may have changed status as swing state
Climate Change and the Elections: Five Takeaways
Georgia, California, Florida: Here Are the Races That Are Too Close to Call
Carlene Roberts Lawrence, Air Industry Pioneer, Dies at 105
Getting Into Harvard Is Hard. Here Are 4 Ways to Get an Edge.
Amy McGrath, a Soaring Democratic Candidate, Is Brought Back to Earth on Election Day
What Election Night Was Like for Activists Who Campaigned for 2 Years
Dead Pimp Cruises to Victory in Nevada State Election
Social Media’s Re-engineering Effect, From Myanmar to Germany
In ‘Rainbow Wave,’ LGBT Candidates Are Elected in Record Numbers
Democrats Post Weak Gains in Critical Statehouse Races
Barbara Jonas, Who Traded Art Collecting for Philanthropy, Dies at 84
Some Hispanics With Jewish Roots Pursue an Exit Strategy: Emigrate to Spain
Idaho, Nebraska and Utah Vote to Expand Medicaid
Democrats Finally Control the Power in Albany. What Will They Do With It?
How the House Fell: Republican Chaos and Democratic Focus
Ned Lamont, a Democrat, Wins Connecticut Governor’s Race, Defeating Bob Stefanowski
Red-State Voters Stand by Republicans Despite Trump’s Trade War Pain
A Trump-Fueled ‘Wipeout’ for House Republicans in Northeast
1.4 Million Floridians With Felonies Win a Long-Denied Chance to Vote
With Republican Gains in Senate, Social Conservatives Tighten Their Grip
Ex-Congressman Sentenced to 10 Years for Stealing Charitable Donations
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Will Push Washington. Will Washington Push Back?
Eric Garner Died in a Police Chokehold Four Years Ago, So Why Has an Inquiry Taken So Long?
Trump Vows ‘Warlike Posture’ if Democrats Investigate Him
Parkland Activists Took On the NRA. Here’s How It Turned Out.
Overlooked No More: Jackie Mitchell, Who Fanned Two of Baseball’s Greats
‘Florida’s Being Florida’: Senate Race Heads to, What Else? A Recount.
Man Who Destroyed Trump’s Hollywood Star Is Ordered to Pay Nearly $9,500
Weather
A Citywide Paper Jam: Ballot Problems Fuel Calls for Election Reform
What Max Rose Can Teach Democrats About Beating Republicans
Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, Long-Serving Times Book Critic, Dies at 84
National News at a Glance
Driver Who Killed Two Children in Brooklyn Is Found Dead
Evelyn Y. Davis, a Shareholder Scourge of CEOs, Dies at 89
Breaking It Down Inside an MRI Scanner
Night of Firsts: Rashida Tlaib, Sharice Davids and More Make History in Midterm Elections
A Two-Party Texas and Other Takeaways From the Cruz-O’Rourke Race

World News

Cameroon kidnapping: Two children, principal and teacher still captive
Fighting escalates around key Yemeni port city of Hodeidah despite ceasefire call
Glimmer of hope in race to save nearly extinct northern white rhino
EU recalls Tanzania ambassador amid LGBT crackdown
Rwandan opposition leader stands by her innocence at long-awaited trial
Ryanair fires staff for allegedly faking photo of sleeping on airport floor
Pompeo Meeting With North Korean Diplomat Postponed
Philippine Lawyer Who Resisted Duterte’s Drug War Is Gunned Down
Australia Likely to Block Hong Kong Company’s Bid for Gas Pipeline
Oldest figurative artwork found in a cave that's full of surprises
Trump Says He Will Not Meet Putin This Weekend, Contradicting the Kremlin
Diplomacy Appears Stalled With North Korea, Despite Trump’s Declarations
That’s a Lot of Lamps: 300,000 Lit in India for Diwali, Breaking Record
Italy Loosens Gun Laws as Matteo Salvini Polishes His Tough Guy Image
Trial of Russian Director Seen as Test of Artistic Freedom
After Midterm Results, Canadians Watch Fate of Trade Agreement
Canada Runs Low on Legal Marijuana Just Weeks After Its Approval
Cameroon Students Have Been Released, Officials Say
In an Indonesian Jungle, Scientists Find the Oldest Figurative Art in the World
In Indonesia Plane Crash Inquiry, New Focus on Possible Aircraft Problems
Trudeau Apologizes for Canada’s Turning Away Ship of Jews Fleeing Nazis
World News at a Glance
Ex-Police Chief and 13 Others Arrested in Peru for Suspected Child Trafficking

Traffic

Driver survives tractor trailer crash, explosion on I-95 near Rocky Mount

WRAL TV

Inside WRAL : David Crabtree delays retirement, will stay at WRAL through 2020

5 On Your Side

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WRAL SmartShopper : Share your deals & meals 11/7
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5 On Your Side's tips to prevent medical debt from ruining your credit
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WRAL SmartShopper : Food Lion Deals 11/7: Frozen turkey (.27/lb), Veterans Day discount, Skippy, pork loin

Business

Russian Trolls Were at It Again Before Midterms, Facebook Says
'We're stuck in this together': Late night hosts react to the midterm results
Fed meets to weigh future rate hikes
Midterms and markets; BMW earnings; Eyes on Fox
Dow surges nearly 550 points because investors like divided government
Colorado voters reject limitations on fracking
Starbucks isn't done growing in America or China
Sears creditors suggest Chairman Eddie Lampert structured deals to enrich himself
Washington State voters reject carbon tax
White House pulls CNN reporter Jim Acosta's pass after contentious news conference
What We Don’t Know About Amazon’s Split HQ2
Discount chains boom as shoppers seek deals
Discount chains boom as shoppers seek deals
The midterms are over. Now investors are turning their focus to 2020
What Democratic Control of the House Could Mean for Your Wallet
In Superstar Cities, the Rich Get Richer, and They Get Amazon
The Mad Dash to Find a Cybersecurity Force
After Protest, Booksellers Are Victorious Against Amazon Subsidiary
Midterm Elections Deliver a Ratings Surge, With Fox News in the Lead
The Election Showed a Divided Country. Investors Can Live With That.
San Francisco Approves Business Tax to Fund Homeless Services
Facebook Had a Good Election, But It Can’t Let Up on Vigilance
Business News at a Glance
Google Is Said to Be Shopping for More Real Estate in New York
When Robots Ring the Bell

Lifestyles

Go Ask Mom : Lightning turns 20: Life and Science's beloved donkey marks his birthday this week
The Congressional Uniform Is About to Change
My New Boyfriend Smells
What Gives the Logo Its Legs
Go Ask Mom : DPAC adds third 'Lightning Thief' show
Go Ask Mom : 13 family-friendly events for weekend of Nov. 9 to Nov. 11
Glossier Will See You Now
A New Fashion Star is Crowned, and He’s Not Afraid of Controversy

Entertainment

John Legend, Ava DuVernay and more celebs react to election results
Michael Douglas' dad Kirk got him emotional at Hollywood star ceremony
Abby Lee Miller back before the cameras
'The Grinch' strains under feature-length loot
On Midterm TV, Data Came Fast. Answers Came Later, if at All.
'Boy Erased' looks at gay conversion therapy
New Music, New Albums Deep Inside the Beatles’ White Album, 50 Years Later
How ‘America First’ and ‘American Dream’ Went From Hazy Sentiments to Loaded Clichés
Wes Anderson, Curator? The Filmmaker Gives It a Try
He Developed a Video Game Cheat. Then His Home Was Raided.
‘Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch’ Review: Pointy-Headed and Pointless
‘The Girl in the Spider’s Web’ Review: Lisbeth Salander, Blunted in Tooth and Claw
Review: A Rare Staging Finds the Magic in Schumann’s ‘Faust’
Review: In ‘Eve’s Song,’ the Ghosts Are Not the Scariest Part
Steve Reich Talks About His First Orchestral Work in 30 Years

Political News

Democratic Sen. Tammy Baldwin wins re-election in Wisconsin, CNN projects
Exit polls: Most Democrats want Donald Trump impeached
Women and LGBT candidates make history in 2018 midterms
Republican Mike DeWine wins Ohio governor race, CNN projects
Facebook takes down fake accounts over Russian troll farm concerns
High-level US-North Korea meeting postponed without reason
Steve King re-elected in Iowa House race despite latest controversy
Democrats to use House majority to launch Trump investigations
Two GOP congressman facing indictment win re-election, CNN projects
Democrat Abigail Spanberger defeats conservative Rep. Dave Brat in Virginia upset
Stacey Abrams refuses to concede Georgia governor's race, hoping for runoff
Democrats pick up Senate seat in Nevada with Rosen win
Record number of women elected to the House
Florida restores voting rights to more than 1 million felons
Scott Walker loses bid for third term in Wisconsin
Massachusetts voters uphold transgender rights protections
Democrats gain second House seat in South Carolina with Joe Cunningham win
Democrats rebuilt their 'blue wall' in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. It's a big deal for 2020.
These are the House Republicans swept out on Tuesday night
Trump must reckon with new realities in wake of the election
Pelosi detractors plot next steps but lack a viable foe
Russia gloomy on US relations after Democrats take House in midterms
GOP congressman, who once lamented not being able to call women 'sluts,' loses to a woman
Moderate Democrat urges cautious path forward in House
The moment people went wild for Colorado's first 'first man'
Dead brothel owner wins Nevada state assembly seat
Congressman-elect targeted in SNL joke urges civility in politics
Democrat Lamont triumphs in Connecticut governor's race
Defiant Trump declares victory, battles press in wake of midterms
House Democrats plan to bring Russia back to the forefront
Nelson calls for recount in Florida Senate race
Tom Steyer, who poured $120 million into midterms, tells newly empowered Democrats to impeach Trump
McConnell warns Democrats: 'Presidential harassment' could backfire
Pentagon no longer calling border mission 'Operation Faithful Patriot'
Here's the lawmaker who can request Trump's tax returns
Obama urges reconciliation, praises Democrats for midterm victories
Why you shouldn't care so much about the popular vote
Democrat Jon Tester wins re-election in Montana Senate race
Kevin McCarthy, Jim Jordan announce bids for minority leader in in House GOP leadership race
McConnell expresses little appetite for tackling immigration
Trump says he has 'never used racist remarks'
How Democrats fought their way back to power in Washington
Rep. Keith Ellison wins bid for Minnesota attorney general despite abuse allegations
Jeff Sessions out as attorney general
Trump Forces Out Jeff Sessions as He Cleans House After the Midterms
Republicans' midterms secret weapon? Brett Kavanaugh.
Trump sunk Republicans in the House. But he likely helped them in the Senate.
‘You Are a Rude, Terrible Person’: After Midterms, Trump Renews His Attacks on the Press
Trump's replacement for Sessions once argued the Mueller probe goes too far
16 Oklahoma educators elected to office on Tuesday
Democrats warn against Mueller probe interference after Sessions' firing
A Thought Experiment at the Supreme Court Over How to Sue a Country
What a split Congress means for key domestic issues from taxes to health care
Democrat who upset House race in South Carolina wants to work with Trump
Pelosi confident about becoming speaker, as others seek leadership posts
Who will replace Jeff Sessions?
64 truly remarkable lines from Donald Trump's otherworldly post-election news conference
Medicaid is expanding in 3 red states
Whitaker was campaign chairman for Mueller witness
John Dean: Sessions firing seems 'planned like a murder'
Some high-profile immigration hardliners lost Tuesday. But exit polls show Americans are still split on the issue
Trump's new acting attorney general said Hillary Clinton should've faced prosecution in email probe
When the House and the Senate Are Controlled by Different Parties, Who Wins?
North Korea 'really angry' at US as tensions rise
With Sessions Firing, Trump Quickly Tests Democratic Resolve
A glass-ceiling shattering night for women
Donald Trump just seized control of the Russia probe
Pelosi and Trump Agree on Something: She Should Be Speaker
Lasting Implications for the Courts as Republicans Gain in the Senate
Richard Blumenthal: Trump firing Sessions is a 'break the glass moment'
Journalists released from detention in Tanzania
7 Dubious Claims From Trump’s Postelection News Conference
Who Wants to Lead the House of Representatives?
Retiring GOP congressman: Trump mocking losers like 'dancing on somebody's grave'
Abrams campaign: We don't accept Kemp declaring himself the winner in Georgia governor race
How Sessions’ Firing Could Affect the Russia Investigation
Trump Installs a Critic of the Mueller Investigation to Oversee It
Whitaker's link to a 'scam' company that was shut down by the government
Trump Bars CNN’s Acosta From White House

Health Team

She drank kratom tea while pregnant. Then her newborn went into withdrawal
Talk to your baby like you talk to your dog
FDA recalls some birth control pills with wrong instructions
'Huge and significant decline' in FGM across most of Africa, report says
Health concerns drive voters to back Medicaid, weed and trans rights
'Meat taxes' would save many lives and cut health care costs, study says
The environmental ballot measures that midterm voters backed or rejected
Nevada becomes the 10th state to eliminate a 'pink tax' on menstrual products
Two states passed abortion amendments to their constitutions in the midterm. What does that mean?
Trump administration weakens Obamacare birth control coverage mandate
Voters just elected seven more scientists to Congress