Archives » 2020 » August 11

1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020
Local News | News | Weather | State News | National News | World News | Traffic | 5 On Your Side | Business | Lifestyles | Entertainment | Political News | Health Team

Local News

Final piece of Confederate statue removed from downtown Durham
Durham reports third fatal shooting in less than 15 hours
No one hurt in Dunn chemical plant explosion
Lake Johnson Pool closes after participant tests positive for coronavirus
Two charged after man found in Hillsborough with wound to abdomen
NC sees data delays, lowest coronavirus numbers in two months
Police: Wilmington woman tried to poison husband, son
Fact check: White House official says hydroxychloroquine doesn't help treat COVID-19
Durham leaders consider technlogy to help curb spike in gun violence
Four adults and a child homeless after fire at Durham home
Two corrections officers stabbed at Central Prison, treated for non-life-threatening injuries
Pitt County court session canceled after employee tests positive for coronavirus

News

Administración de Trump sopesa más restricciones en la frontera con México que podrían incluir a ciudadanos estadounidenses
Desinformación sobre el covid-19 se está extendiendo en 25 idiomas y provoca muertes y lesiones, según un estudio
La Tierra fue alguna vez el hogar de ‘cocodrilos del terror’ casi del tamaño de un bus urbano
Rusia ha registrado una vacuna contra el coronavirus, anuncia Putin
Editorial: Complete your Census form, keep North Carolina's voice strong
La jefa de policía de Seattle anuncia su retiro después de que el consejo de la ciudad votara un recorte al presupuesto
Ha habido un aumento del 90% en los casos de covid-19 en niños estadounidenses en las últimas cuatro semanas, según informe
La banda de rock Smash Mouth actuó ante una multitud durante competencia anual de motocicletas en Dakota del Sur
Las 5 cosas que debes saber este 11 de agosto: Putin afirma que Rusia registró una vacuna contra covid-19
Alyssa Milano dice que está perdiendo el cabello después de luchar contra el covid-19 durante meses
Las vacunas y los propagadores asintomáticos pueden tener la clave para responder a los misterios del covid-19, dicen expertos
Coronavirus últimas noticias 11 de agosto: Rusia dice que 20 países han solicitado más de 1.000 millones de dosis de su vacuna
Nueva Zelandia registra los primeros casos locales de coronavirus en 102 días
¿Se cancelan los viajes de vacaciones de fin de año? No del todo
La influencia de la carga viral sobre la posibilidad de sufrir una enfermedad grave
El Festival Internacional de Cine de Guanajuato, GIFF 2020, listo para vivir la interacción virtual
Kelly Clarkson sustituirá a Simon Cowell en «America’s Got Talent»
Biden seleccionó a su compañera de fórmula vicepresidencial y haría el anuncio este martes
Vacuna de Rusia contra el coronavirus: ¿por qué la desconfianza? Lo que sabemos y no sabemos sobre «Sputnik V»
Kamala Harris será la compañera de fórmula de Joe Biden
Funcionario de la OPS rechaza cobro de US$ 150 por prueba de covid-19, como ocurre en Nicaragua; recomienda esperar estudios clínicos a vacuna rusa
Elecciones EE.UU.: un escenario de pesadilla en 2020 parece cada vez más probable
«Salvados por la campana» regresa a la televisión con antiguos y nuevos personajes
Legisladores instan a la FDA a retirar temporalmente del mercado los cigarrillos electrónicos en medio de la pandemia de covid-19
El iPhone 12 con capacidad de conectarse a la red 5G que podría convencer a millones de cambiar el teléfono
Los casos de coronavirus en niños en Florida crecieron un 137% el mes pasado
La famosa tendencia «fox eye» sigue causando furor, pero críticos insisten en que es racista
El Congreso de Perú votó a favor de otorgar la confianza al gabinete de Walter Martos
Fiscalía archiva denuncia de violencia psicológica contra David Ortiz
Postponed football season could bring huge economic loss to universities

Weather

WRAL WeatherCenter Blog : How to watch: Perseid meteor shower peaks Tuesday night
Less rain, more sunshine in the forecast for this weekend

State News

How NC chose cooperation over transparency on meatpacking plants with virus outbreaks
@NCCapitol : Judge rejects effort to halt Cooper's pandemic shutdown powers
@NCCapitol : Lawmakers to governor: Take Trump's unemployment offer
@NCCapitol : State health experts battle pandemic misinformation in oversight committee

National News

More than half of Americans say they're not confident that the 2020 election will be fair

World News

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic
Belarus opposition candidate flees to Lithuania amid crackdown on election protests
The ship that leaked oil into pristine Mauritian waters could break in two. That would be an environmental catastrophe
Putin says Russia has approved 'world first' Covid-19 vaccine. But questions over its safety remain
New Zealand reinstates coronavirus restrictions after first locally transmitted case in 102 days
Corpse hidden for 30 years found during renovation of $41.2 million French mansion
Dwarf planet Ceres is an ocean world with salty water under the surface, NASA mission finds
Gray reef sharks form long-lasting social groups likely for hunting, study shows

Traffic

Tractor trailer slams into fire trucks on I-85 near Salisbury
Man killed while crossing I-95 in Lumberton

5 On Your Side

WRAL SmartShopper : The Fresh Market: Whole roasted chickens only $5 on Aug. 13
WRAL SmartShopper : School, art and office supplies on sale up to 77% off PLUS $10 off $25 coupon
WRAL SmartShopper : Levi's Men's 505 Regular Fit Jeans only $27.80 (53% off)
WRAL SmartShopper : Buffalo Wild Wings: BOGO traditional wings today, August 11
WRAL SmartShopper : The Fresh Market: Ground chuck only $2.99/lb today, August 11
WRAL SmartShopper : Teachers score a FREE doughnut & coffee from Krispy Kreme August 10-14
WRAL SmartShopper : Champion Men's Long Mesh Shorts with Pockets only $13.52 (46% off)
WRAL SmartShopper : Sprouts deals Aug. 12-18: Sweet corn, cucumbers, bell peppers, cabbage, cantaloupe. broccoli crowns
WRAL SmartShopper : Recall: Oranges, lemons, limes, organic limes, and red potatoes sent to NC stores
WRAL SmartShopper : Lidl deals Aug. 12-18: Ground turkey, red grapes, spinach, chicken, cheese
WRAL SmartShopper : Carlie C's Deals Aug. 12-18: Chicken thighs, ground beef, sausage, beef roast, tomatoes, ice cream
Agency tells 5 On Your Side thousands of unemployment claims are suspicious
WRAL SmartShopper : Lowes Foods deals Aug. 12-18: Ground turkey, tomatoes, tortillas, Purex

Business

Apple Daily prints half a million copies in defiance of founder Jimmy Lai's arrest in Hong Kong
Teen Vogue's August issue tackles voter suppression
UK sheds 730,000 jobs during the pandemic and wages are falling
Jamie Dimon: The stock market doesn't reflect Americans' pain
Defense pays off for SoftBank's Masa Son
S&P 500 falls short of new record high
Hertz sold $29 million in stock despite SEC questions
Disney just ended the 20th Century Fox brand, one of the most storied names in entertainment
Boeing loses more jet orders
TikTok picks the first recipients of its $200 million creator fund
Laid-off workers set up soup kitchens in front of senators who oppose extending $600 checks
Cheese could drive a wedge between the UK and Japan in trade talks
Airbnb is reportedly close to filing an IPO
A surprise 'safe-haven' investment has surged 180% since March
New York's MTA is asking Apple to create a Face ID that works with masks
It's a terrible time to open a restaurant. Here's why some owners are pushing forward
Dr Pepper is the latest pandemic shortage
The Red Bull heir, a crashed car and the scandal that angered Thailand
Kodak insider's stock donation raises new concerns around the company's government loan

Lifestyles

‘Coconut Ice’ Sunflowers Make Such A Pretty Addition To Your Garden
Make These Decadent Keebler S’mores Bars Using Fudge Stripes Cookies
Dog that died at NCSU vet school tested positive for coronavirus
Go Ask Mom : Wake Forest launches teen, adult online esports leagues
Go Ask Mom : Girls on the Run to offer virtual and hybrid options for girls this fall
Go Ask Mom : Back-to-school tips for this unusual school year from the NC Teacher of the Year

Entertainment

Experts say Smash Mouth concert could be a super-spreader event
Alyssa Milano says she's losing her hair after battling COVID-19 for months
Barbra Streisand and Donna Summer duet part of new LGBTQ+ voting campaign
What's on Tap : Restaurant Week returns for some NC cities
Noah Centineo shares photos of himself bulking up to play He-Man in 'Masters of the Universe' remake
Bindi Irwin announces her pregnancy, five months after her wedding
Phil Collins' 'In the Air Tonight' is back on the charts after twin YouTubers rapturously reacted to the song
‘A League Of Their Own’ Is Getting A Spin-off TV Series
Selena Gomez announces virtual movie premiere for 'This Is the Year'
What's on Tap : VCA Spotlight: Taverna Agora rooftop in hot demand before and during coronavirus pandemic

Political News

3 races to watch Tuesday in Minnesota and Georgia
Kansas could elect its first transgender lawmaker this November
Appeals court judges push back at request to dismiss Michael Flynn case
Postmarks come under scrutiny as states prepare for mail-in voting
Democrats' convention speaker list includes Obamas, Clintons and Bidens
Options for Mississippi's new state flag include magnolia flower, stars or state seal to replace old Confederate design
State Dept watchdog finds Saudi arms sale was legal but risks to civilians weren't fully assessed
Trump says Americans will have to learn Chinese if Biden wins but offers little condemnation of Beijing
Supreme Court will not step in to halt ruling that will allow additional compensation for student athletes
Supreme Court blocks Oregon group from collecting signatures online for ballot initiative
Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris as his running mate
With Congress stalled, a second round of stimulus checks won't be coming anytime soon
Watchdog finds documents withheld during interior secretary confirmation process
New polls suggest slim Biden lead in crucial battleground of Wisconsin
'Squad' member Ilhan Omar defeats well-funded Democratic primary challenger in Minnesota, CNN projects
The history of the women nominated for vice president
Pompeo rebukes senior Democrat in dispute over watchdog firing inquiry
House Democratic freshmen in tough races growing agitated about failure of stimulus talks
Kamala Harris, Biden's running mate, spent career breaking barriers
Sarah Palin offers advice and congratulations to Kamala Harris
Kamala Harris' Indian roots and why they matter
Maya Rudolph, whose portrayal of Kamala Harris on 'SNL' got her an Emmy nod, calls VP pick news 'spicy'
Fact check: Trump falsely suggests large number of NYPD cops were fired, misleads on European coronavirus numbers
GOP candidate who embraced QAnon conspiracy theory wins Georgia runoff, CNN projects
Sheila Jackson Lee: 'Kamala has now taken us to the mountaintop' Martin Luther King Jr. preached about
Trump reverts to stereotypes as campaign fumbles to respond to Harris pick
Another QAnon victory and 2 other takeaways in key primary races in Minnesota and Georgia

Health Team

There has been a 90% increase in Covid-19 cases in US children in the last four weeks, report says
Previous vaccines and masks may hold down Covid-19, some researchers say
Back to school: 7 ways to win at online learning
Not just for tomboys (and their parents): Kids and gender roles
Tea, milk and other drinks to help you sleep (and some that will hurt)
Optometrist: Risk for health issues, eye strain increases during remote learning
Florida's Covid-19 cases in children have increased 137% in past month
Reopening schools and virtual learning: Experts offer valuable insight
NIH chief says politically motivated approval of coronavirus vaccine 'cannot happen'
The Class of 2021 : Excitement and fear mix as college students return to campus
US government strikes $1.525 billion deal with Moderna for 100 million doses of its Covid-19 vaccine