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Local News

Coronavirus in NC: Live updates for May 20, 2020: Hundreds of workers test positive at Tyson plant
Heavy rain brings down large tree at UNC, damaging Alumni Hall
Police arrest first suspect after fatal shooting at Chatham County home
Fayetteville police looking for man who stole $600 in lighters from Circle K store
Cumberland County's first case of rabies found in bat
Cumberland County starts drive-thru testing program at Fayetteville church
Masks required, Phase 2 extended to Sept. 11: Here's what that means in NC
Health screenings, smaller classes, alternate days are options as schools prepare for return amid pandemic
SILVER ALERT: Police search for missing, endangered Goldsboro woman
Wake County construction manager 'multiplies' $20 ticket into $4 million win
Phase 2 presents hurdles for business owners, NC small towns
Hospital restrictions during pandemic leave one family frustrated
Doctors to patients: our offices are safe from coronavirus
Report: Raleigh officer shot in chest, saved by bulletproof vest in exchange with robbery suspect
Restrictions lifted, preparations underway for indoor church services
People relishing eating out in SC again
Raleigh police asking for help locating missing man

News

Encuentran sin vida a Álvaro Echeverría Zuno, hijo del expresidente de México Luis Echeverría
Gregory Tyree Boyce, actor de ‘Twilight / Crepúsculo’, fue hallado muerto junto a su novia
Los niños con síndrome presuntamente relacionado con covid-19 necesitan atención inmediata, dicen los médicos
Editorial: Long-standing, unmet priorities are even more critical now
Empresa promovida por Trump gana millonario contrato de construcción de muro fronterizo
La pandemia podría llevar a 60 millones de personas a la pobreza extrema, advierte el Banco Mundial
Las 5 cosas que debes saber este 20 de mayo: La peligrosa decisión de Trump de automedicarse
Compraron una casa de US$ 1 en Italia, luego covid-19 atacó
Outside the Box : Opinion Roundup: Phase 2 approaches? average teacher pay, really? more booze flowing? Burr's fate? and more
Rescatan en México a 14 trabajadores de la salud secuestrados
Estos animales pueden haber infectado a humanos con covid-19, creen las autoridades de Países Bajos
For The First Time Ever, You Can Livestream The Summer Solstice At Stonehenge
People Are Amazed By This Mom’s Easy Trick For Removing Chicken Tendons
Coronavirus 20 de mayo, minuto a minuto de la pandemia: Brasil es el tercer país del mundo con más casos de coronavirus
Los pingüinos antárticos liberan una cantidad extrema de gas hilarante en sus heces
UNC president: Expect a return to classrooms this fall
¿Por qué los hombres son más susceptibles a la infección y al daño por el nuevo coronavirus?
El ciclón Amphan deja al menos 12 personas muertas en India
Supera la escasez de carne por coronavirus adoptando una de las dietas más saludables del mundo
OPINIÓN | El desaire de Trump sobre el retrato de Obama es parte de un plan
OPINIÓN | Los deportes no pueden existir sin fanáticos en las tribunas
OPINIÓN | Las opiniones de la edad de piedra de Trump sobre el ‘trabajo de las mujeres’
Regresar al trabajo: ¿Cuáles son tus derechos?
OPINIÓN | Coronavirus: Dios nos debe muchas respuestas
OPINIÓN | Coronavirus: lo que los trabajadores de una planta de carne de Arkansas que conocí quieren que sepas
Coronavirus: lanzan en Nueva York programa piloto de luz ultravioleta para matar el covid-19 en el transporte público
Julia Roberts y otras celebridades se unen al Dr. Fauci para la campaña #PassTheMic
De rebeldía a ícono pop, un día como hoy pero de 1873 se patentó el primer pantalón de mezclilla o jean
Trump dice que Estados Unidos tiene “rodeada” a Venezuela
Detienen y destituyen en Bolivia al ministro de Salud por presunta corrupción
“Hemos sido amordazados”: Fuentes de los CDC dicen que la Casa Blanca pone la política por encima de la ciencia
Imágenes del antes y después en Michigan revelan cómo la falla de represas drenó el lago
Panamá anuncia acuerdo con Costa Rica para tránsito de transportistas

Weather

Cyclone Amphan makes landfall in India and tracks for Kolkata
Heavy rain, landslides prompt rescues and evacuations in Polk County
Michigan governor wants investigation of dam failures that have caused devastating flooding
Cyclone Amphan live updates: Cleanup begins in India and Bangladesh

State News

COVID-19 forecasters slash projections for NC death toll
@NCCapitol : Outspoken member resigns suddenly from UNC Board of Governors
@NCCapitol : Forced DHHS move to Granville County dropped from Senate budget language
@NCCapitol : Auditor urges more oversight, better forecasting at DOT
@NCCapitol : Wednesday Wrap: DOT audit, so long Fetzer

National News

20 years after withdrawal, Israel, Hezbollah brace for war

World News

Astronomers spot 'twist' evidence of a baby planet in a young star system
Pregnant women in Madagascar get free transport to hospitals during coronavirus pandemic
Fragments of the Dead Sea Scrolls long thought to be blank contain text that's invisible to the naked eye
Coronavirus set global school enrollment back four decades, says UN agency
US wants to send ancient artifact Hobby Lobby bought for $1.6 million back to Iraq
Trump can't stop giving the finger to his own government.
Coronavirus pandemic: Updates from around the world

WRAL TV

Women-run grassroots group helps Brown Bag Ministries feed the hungry

5 On Your Side

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Business

Why the 'CBS Evening News' failed to air for a chunk of America
Rolls-Royce is cutting at least 9,000 jobs as the coronavirus slams aviation
Restaurants, salons, pools can reopen this weekend, but gyms, bars cannot
Matt Lauer responds to rape allegation from Ronan Farrow's 'Catch & Kill'
Target's digital sales climb 141%
Wake County small businesses can apply for loans up to $50,000
World Bank: Pandemic could force 60 million more people to live on less than $2 a day
Oil prices are recovering. Is it too much, too fast?
Class of 2020 entering worst job market since Great Depression
Female Fortune 500 CEOs reach an all-time high, but it's still a small percentage
Sears' survival is in doubt
Walt Disney's grandson slams company's bonuses for managers while workers are furloughed
When store workers are forced to turn sheriff
Trump will lose in a landslide because of the economy, new election model predicts
Ford forced to halt production at two plants after employees test positive for Covid-19
As you shop for the apocalypse, stores are paying a price
'Snyder Cut' of 'Justice League' will be released on HBO Max
The latest in the Carlos Ghosn saga and four other business stories you need to read today
New United CEO says he doesn't want to cut any jobs despite crisis
Bar, gym owners stunned they can't reopen until late June
Why China and India shouldn't let coronavirus justify walking back climate action
Beijing needs to create jobs fast. Here's what it could do
News industry lobbyists say Congress needs to include relief in next stimulus package

Lifestyles

A Cafe Is Creatively Using Pool Noodles To Keep Customers Socially Distanced
Bill Leslie's Carolina Conversations : Bill Leslie: Turning to comfort food during the pandemic
Go Ask Mom : WRAL@Home: Include the kids in this DIY furniture painting project
You Can Now Buy This Throwback Dr Pepper & Cream Soda Combo
Man Who Said Goodbye To His Father Over FaceTime Donates IPads To Hospitals To Help Others Do The Same
Aging Well : What to expect when you (finally) go to the doctor again
Go Ask Mom : Noodle tag, face buffs, constant hand-washing: Triangle YMCA will open summer camps with COVID-19 related changes
Go Ask Mom : Join NC State Parks' big trees contest
Go Ask Mom : Sarah King: Leftovers, anyone?

Entertainment

Reese Witherspoon says Mindy Kaling co-writing 'Legally Blonde 3' was 'meant to be'
Sia reveals she adopted teen boys who were aging out of foster care
What's on Tap : Union Special bakes up bread to feed the community
Julia Roberts and other celebs team with Dr. Fauci for #PassTheMic campaign
'The Batman' actor Charlie Carver talks feeling 'unsafe' at school for being gay
What's on Tap : Two longtime Raleigh restaurants close doors
Nicole Kidman broke her ankle 'running around the neighborhood,' according to Keith Urban
'Labor of Love' recalls Fox's reality roots, but the idea's more fertile than the show
Food Network nailed the recipe for pandemic programming
Nick Cordero's wife says he has suffered a health setback

Marketplace

Local entrepreneurs promote specialty healthcare in Sanford

Political News

10 things Trump would like to distract you from focusing on
Trump sows division and confusion as anxious country edges toward opening
'We've been muzzled': CDC sources say White House putting politics ahead of science
Trump has a real shot of winning
Fact Check: Are frontline workers taking hydroxychloroquine to prevent coronavirus?
Biden team sees lessons in Clinton's loss as Trump renews 2016 playbook
Pilot OK after F-35 stealth jet crashes in Florida
Exclusive: Barr met with prosecutor now reviewing Russia probe immediately after Mueller investigation ended, documents reveal
Two Massachusetts men arrested in plot to smuggle former Nissan chief Ghosn from Japan
Republican congressman says he's taking hydroxychloroquine too
Pompeo says he should have had inspector general fired 'some time ago' but refuses to explain why
The Susan Rice email isn't any sort of smoking gun
Senate panel approves subpoena in Biden-related probe as GOP ramps up investigations
Oregon Republicans just nominated an avowed QAnon conspiracy theorist for the US Senate
CDC's Redfield in the hot seat as White House looks for someone to blame
Tiffany Trump graduates from law school
Trump vents as more states move to expand vote-by-mail ahead of November election
Trump's tweets offer snapshot of conspiracy mindset
Trump likely to decide in coming days whether to host G7 in person
Wisconsin legislators propose bill to ease absentee voting amid health emergency
This may be Donald Trump's most damaging legacy
Fact check: Trump falsely claims Michigan sent out absentee ballots and broke the law
Farmers won't see coronavirus money until June as bankruptcies soar
How Georgia Republicans canceled an election to get what they wanted
Supreme Court blocks release of Mueller grand jury documents to House
Trump said Obama administration was handling early days of Swine Flu outbreak 'fine,' cautioned not to overreact
Trump uses coronavirus call to rally Hispanic support for his reelection
Michael Cohen to be released Thursday and will serve remaining prison sentence at home
When will the 2020 campaign get back to normal?
House Democrats question removal of Transportation Department watchdog
Trump's unlikely to unveil Obama's White House portrait. Here's a look back at a tradition that may be on its way out
Internal divisions linger as GOP push grows for new recovery package
Political divide over coronavirus underscored by convention planning
Appeals court temporarily blocks order that would allow Texans afraid of catching coronavirus to vote by mail
Feds spent 20 years warning Michigan dam was in danger before it failed
Melania Trump to take part in CNN global town hall
Illinois House votes to remove representative who refused to wear a mask in session

Health Team

As states begin to reopen, some Americans say it's about time. Experts are not so sure.
Overcome the coronavirus meat shortage by adopting one of the world's healthiest diets
From empathetic emojis to Zoom bar mitzvahs, these are the positive virtual connections we need in a time of crisis, say experts 😷
6 ideas for summer fun now that camp has been canceled
Step up your strength and balance with this stair workout
Johnson & Johnson will stop selling talc-based baby powder
Durham boy donates birthday money to cancer research
Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children: Dr. Sanjay Gupta's podcast for May 20
Coronavirus testing is 'a mess' in the US, report says
Coronavirus model cited by White House looks to consider how many Americans wear masks