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Local News

Senior citizen taken to hospital after blanket starts house fire
Tree falls near downtown Raleigh, leaving 750 without power
Two fathers killed in party bus shooting in Guilford County
Suspect charged in 'particularly brutal' Orange County stabbing that killed woman, wounded son
Fact check: Amy Barrett never said women shouldn't own property
Family mourns 82-year-old man who died of coronavirus after surgery
Fact check: Trump ad takes Fauci comments out of context
Beloved Durham restaurant targeted by vandalism, burglary
Wayne County Public Schools to publish daily coronavirus dashboard
Durham police asking for information in Cheek Road shooting
One injured in Rocky Mount shooting
Wake County Public Libraries create new Halloween events to safely celebrate holiday
Man shot in the head in Fayetteville

News

National Guard opens second WVa site for at-risk teenagers
Creedmoor middle school loses power on first day of in-person classes
Editorial: Senate's ideological expedience trumps needs of the nation
MARY ANN WOLF: The intersection of race, equity and education
Launchpods nonprofit offers Durham students social remote learning
Poland evacuates 750 people as WWII Tallboy bomb is defused
Dak Prescott, mariscal de campo de los Dallas Cowboys, sufre una lesión devastadora
OPINIÓN | Fratelli tutti: el gran regalo de Francisco
¿Qué esperar de las audiencias de confirmación de Amy Coney Barrett como magistrada de la Corte Suprema de Justicia de EE.UU.?
Robinho ficha por el Santos FC y cobrará menos de US$ 300 por mes
La segunda ola de covid-19 se intensifica en Europa y ya prevén nuevas medidas drásticas
Vence plazo en Perú para inscripción de alianzas rumbo a las elecciones del 2021
Nuevos iPhones: lo que podemos esperar del evento Apple de octubre
Jennifer Aniston presenta a Lord Chesterfield, su adorable cachorro rescatado
Los tratamientos contra el covid-19 no contienen células y tejidos de fetos abortados
Amazon Just Released A Huge List Of Deals For Prime Day 2020
Oklahoma AG appoints special counsel in charter school probe
ANÁLISIS | Trump lleva su máquina de desinformación sobre el covid-19 de vuelta a la carretera electoral
Louisiana's back-to-back hurricanes: Future unsure for many
Quebec asks for notification of contamination of shared lake
Matthew McConaughey se reunió con el elenco de «Dazed and Confused» para apoyar el voto
BeanKind, la nueva aplicación que nos anima a difundir optimismo a través de «toques de amor»
Denuncian lesionados por ataque luego de reunión de opositores en Masaya
Informe del FMI sobre visita a Argentina: planea regresar en noviembre para discutir respaldo económico
Muere Roberta McCain, madre de John McCain, a los 108 años
OPINIÓN | No basta con desear que se acabe la pandemia, hay que actuar
LeBron James llamó a su madre justo después de ganar el campeonato de la NBA
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials
Missing U. of South Carolina student found dead near quarry
Cinco conclusiones de la primera audiencia de confirmación de Amy Coney Barrett a la Corte Suprema
Prime Day, temporada alta y pandemia: trabajadores de las bodegas de Amazon se preparan para los próximos meses
New Mexico governor urged to take stand against nuclear plan
Gobierno de Trump renueva su impulso para un acuerdo de armas nucleares con Rusia antes de las elecciones
Johnson & Johnson pausa su ensayo de vacuna contra el coronavirus, después de «enfermedad inexplicable»
Los jóvenes estadounidenses son más propensos a decir «no» al alcohol que antes, según un estudio
Los estadounidenses se apresuran a crear nuevos negocios durante la pandemia

Weather

WRAL WeatherCenter Blog : Whats up in the sky October 11-17
Flooding in central Vietnam kills 17 since last week

State News

Person discovers dead body at a creek in North Carolina
NC issues warning as bears go into forage overdrive
Black churches mobilizing voters despite virus challenges
Black North Carolina firefighters allege racism in grievance
North Carolina stable reports sick horses; cause unknown
@NCCapitol : Poll: Supreme Court process more important in NC's Senate race than Cunningham's affair
Thousands of NC voters wait weeks for absentee ballots
@NCCapitol : Supreme Court confirmation fight going on in Raleigh as well as Washington

National News

Georgia lynching marker removed after more vandalism
Family identifies 4 killed in eastern Missouri house fire
US Navy holds remembrance of 2000 USS Cole terror attack
Police: Van carrying 80 dogs overturns on Virginia highway

World News

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic
This rare 'peacock' star system in our galaxy is doomed to explode
China urges Malaysia to 'fairly investigate' held fishermen
Bangladesh's Cabinet approves death penalty in rape cases
What you need to know about coronavirus on Monday, October 12
Pope meets Cardinal George Pell for first time since return to Rome
Japan vows to boost missile defense after North Korea parade
Strict rules loom across Europe as second wave of Covid-19 intensifies
Astronomers witness 'spaghettification' of star shredded by a black hole
Correction: Libya-Migrants story
Earth's first mammals took it easy and lived far longer than their modern counterparts
Bus shooting in Russia leaves 3 dead, 3 wounded
Vatican putting 2 priests on trial accused of abuse, coverup
Hundreds battle to contain fire on slopes of Kilimanjaro
Physically, but not socially distant: How to reach out in the time of Covid
Bangladesh to allow death penalty for convicted rapists
In India, top US diplomat calls China 'elephant in the room’

5 On Your Side

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Voting in person? Here's what's different

Business

Five years on, Israelis see few benefits from major gas deal
English villages wake up to find they're Brexit's new border
EU appoints McGuinness as new financial services chief
Nobel Prize in economics awarded to Paul Milgrom and Robert Wilson for auction theory
China denies Canadians 'arbitrarily' detained over Meng case
Bank of England asks banks on readiness for negative rates
British Airways CEO Alex Cruz is out as 'worst crisis' in aviation history rolls on
Philippine Congress enters crisis over leadership standoff
Truck collides with tram in Zurich, 14 people injured
EU plans big building renovation project to save energy
Liz Weston: Suddenly retired? Here’s what to do next
Americans are racing to create new businesses during the pandemic
Twilio buys Segment for $3.2B as demand for cloud tech booms
Opioid maker Mallinckrodt files for bankruptcy
Chinese foreign minister begins SE Asian tour in Cambodia
Global watchdog proposes tax overhaul for Big Tech
It's not just Amazon: Here's where you can get deals this week
British Airways CEO replaced as company fights for survival
Mallinckrodt, ensnared in opioid crisis, seeks Chapter 11
Good news for Amazon: Prime Day just turned into a holiday shopping event
Goodbye 'Finger Lickin' Good.' Here's KFC's new signature sauce
Razor blades found in pizza dough leads to man's arrest
Yet another Brexit deadline looms; trade talks in rut
Stocks are soaring, and most Black people are missing out
Lebanon names team for maritime border talks with Israel
UK sheep farmer jailed for contaminated baby food plot
Nasdaq soars as tech stocks lead a market rally
Another huge round of airline losses is coming
Indian workers in Libya released after monthlong abduction
Facebook bans Holocaust denial, distortion posts
Banks make billions on overdraft fees. Biden could end that
Danes start culling 2.5 million minks after virus hits farms
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
EBay will now guarantee that those expensive sneakers are real
Disney to overhaul its entertainment business with focus on streaming
How major US stock indexes fared Monday
1619 Project faces renewed criticism — this time from within The New York Times
UK unveils 3-level lockdown plan; Liverpool at highest risk
Donor threatens to sue embattled Texas AG over dropped case
Southwest Airlines to expand in Houston and Chicago in 2021
Disney reorg to further bolster company's focus on streaming
Microsoft attempts takedown of global criminal botnet
Leon Black tells investors 'I deeply regret' involvement with Jeffrey Epstein
Cuba relaxes coronavirus restrictions 7 months into pandemic
2nd COVID-19 vaccine trial paused over unexplained illness
Asian shares lower after tech-driven rally on Wall Street

Lifestyles

Get an instant-read, touchless thermometer on Amazon for just $9.99
Get paid $1,000 to watch horror movies for 24 hours straight
Warby Parker Created A Spray To Prevent Foggy Glasses When Wearing A Face Mask
Go Ask Mom : Take a tour of the stars, sign up for virtual STEM activities with Morehead Planetarium
Pumpkin weighing 2,350 pounds wins California contest
Aging Well : National Aging in Place Week
Go Ask Mom : Hone your pumpkin-carving skills with Raleigh's free virtual class
Protesters knock down Roosevelt, Lincoln statues in Portland
Go Ask Mom : More than the 'baby blues'

Entertainment

The Wanted singer Tom Parker reveals he has inoperable brain tumor
Paris police question suspect over swastikas graffiti
'Goldfinger' actress Margaret Nolan dead at 76
Killer Mike to receive inaugural Billboard Change Maker Award
Review: New thriller tweaks the `unreliable female narrator'
Mickey Mouse Halloween Cookie Kits Are Adorable
Tyra Banks Confirms ‘Coyote Ugly’ Reboot Is In The Works
Jennifer Aniston introduces adorable rescue puppy, Lord Chesterfield
Killer Mike to earn Change Maker Award at Billboard Awards
Matthew McConaughey reunited 'Dazed and Confused' cast to support voting
COVID-hit UK arts groups welcome government cash infusion
Review: 'A Song for the Dark Times' contains two mysteries
Gal Gadot to play Cleopatra in upcoming movie directed by Patty Jenkins
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 18-24
Torlonia Collection of ancient marbles displayed in Rome
Penguin Random House, PEN America team up to Book the Vote
Vanessa Bryant wishes Kobe and Gigi were here to see Lakers win title
You Can Buy An Exact Replica Of Princess Diana’s Iconic ‘black Sheep’ Sweater
Pixar’s ‘Soul’ Movie Will Skip Theaters And Premiere On Disney+
New this week: David Byrne, 'The Amazing Race' & Tommy Lee

Marketplace

A day in the life: highlighting the diverse work of law enforcement across the Triangle
Health, home care workers are heroes during COVID-19 times
Senior adult gets help and forms a friendship with his home care aide
Staycation in Washington

Political News

Democrats argue Barrett threatens Obamacare at confirmation hearing while GOP touts her abilities
Biden visit Monday caps push into Ohio, once a longshot
Philippine Congress enters crisis over leadership standoff
Trump's task: Resetting campaign that GOP fears is slipping
How Jaime Harrison's campaign could spend $57 million before Election Day
2020 Watch: Is it too late for Trump to turn things around?
Israeli government approves normalization deal with UAE
Lithuania's center-right heads toward an election win
Tajikistan longtime leader reelected for another 7-year term
Trump's troubles weighing on Iowa Senate race as Joni Ernst fights for reelection
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's shaky claims on virus, Dem misfires
India, China hold fresh talks on ending military faceoff
Gunman wounds policeman in Croatia before killing himself
Election 2020 Today: Trump resets, Biden harnesses history
Norway's aging king discharged after heart surgery
US authorities exploring use of testing to ease air travel restrictions between NYC and London
Anti-India clashes after troops kill 2 rebels in Kashmir
Graham's last stand? Senator leads Barrett court hearings
Hawaii officials moving forward with plans for new Oahu jail
German ministries spar over draft law with feminine nouns
Conservative Utah leaders voice support for climate action
Vision 2020: How soon will we know the US election outcome?
Austria probe points to mistakes in early virus response
Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear is quarantining with his family after a member of his security detail tested positive for Covid-19
EU to slap sanctions on Russia officials over Navalny attack
Top US general pushes back at national security adviser's troop withdrawal announcement
American Bar Association rates Amy Coney Barrett as 'well qualified'
Federal judge upholds Minnesota’s extended ballot counting
Trump administration renews push for nuclear arms agreement with Russia before election
Greece calls new Turkish survey mission a threat to region
Kamala Harris, the tenacious former prosecutor, faces a complicated role as she questions Barrett
EU readies sanctions against Belarus leader Lukashenko
DC charters offer innovations in pandemic-era education
Merkley favored against Perkins in Oregon Senate race
Far-right EU lawmaker in Greek court for criminal trial
Armenia, Azerbaijan report attacks despite cease-fire deal
Read: Kamala Harris' remarks at the Supreme Court confirmation hearing
Human rights body fears 'paralysis' of Polish ombudsman
UN warns against pursuing herd immunity to stop coronavirus
Democrats have cast more than three-quarters of Pennsylvania early ballots so far
Trump vs. Biden: Where they stand on health, economy, more
Judges across the country cast doubt on voter fraud claims pushed by Republicans and Trump campaign
Trump administration gives notice to Congress on three planned arms sales to Taiwan
How Democrats stayed on message and defended Obamacare in Monday's hearing
Norway grants asylum to fugitive Pole, raising controversy
Belarus ramps up crackdown on protests, detains over 700
Kyrgyz president declares new state of emergency
Health care law on line at court, but is it likely to fall?
Chief: No reason to fire Wisconsin officer who killed teen
John McCain's mother, Roberta, dies at 108
5 takeaways from Monday's Senate hearing on Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett
Fauci says Trump campaign should take down ad featuring him
Takeaways: Coronavirus at center of Supreme Court hearings
Mother Cabrini statue unveiled in NYC on Columbus Day
2 Stanford economists win Nobel prize for improving auctions
Roberta McCain, John McCain's mother, dies at 108
Massive lines mar start of in-person early voting in Georgia
Man jailed for rally riots, torch march attends university
McConnell warns Democrats are 'on fire' as GOP falls behind on fundraising and polling
Trump's doctor says the President has tested negative on consecutive days
The Latest: Senate panel schedules 1st Barrett vote Thursday
Trump launches frenzied campaign offensive hoping for a turnaround
Court: U.S. can't target reporters at Portland protests
Ossoff slams Perdue over virus; Republican cries socialism
Biden makes big push in Ohio, once seen as long shot for him
Wisconsin tells Foxconn no tax credits without new deal
Barrett vows fair approach as justice, Democrats skeptical
The Pennsylvania women Trump has lost
Why GOP senators spoke at length about religion at the Barrett hearing
California authorities send cease and desist to state GOP over unofficial ballot drop boxes
Graham sets the stage for Barrett's quick confirmation as hearings get underway
Trump, Biden try to line up by Fauci as they court voters
Mexico City marks Columbus Day without statue of Columbus
Michigan Supreme Court rules against governor again, ending Covid-19 executive orders
Lawyer: Denver security guard acted in self-defense
The Latest: Trump tells Fla. supporters he feels 'powerful'
McConnell, McGrath spar over federal response to coronavirus
Defiant Trump defends virus record in 1st post-COVID rally
Anchorage mayor admits to inappropriate relationship
Senate Democrats' fundraising success puts GOP on defensive

Science

Tennessee State researchers, others study wood-boring beetle
Scientists return from Arctic with wealth of climate data
Washington state again fails to live-track murder hornet

Strange News

Driverless boat in Florida spins out of control, smashing docks

Health Team

Most people try to avoid Covid-19. But thousands are signing up to be deliberately exposed
Dr. Anthony Fauci hopes worrisome numbers jolt Americans to take steps to stem spread of Covid-19
Kids struggle with Covid-19 and its months of aftermath
Asia Today: China to test 9 million after new outbreak
EU nations set to adopt common travel rules amid pandemic
4 Swiss Guards test positive as COVID-19 penetrates Vatican
As a pandemic presses on, waves of grief follow its path
Brooklyn Park charter school principal dies of coronavirus
Iran shatters its single-day record for virus deaths, cases
Carnival Cruise Line cancels Florida, Australia trips
Young Americans more likely to say no to alcohol, study finds
Surgeon known for first hand transplant in U.S. dies at 92
AP Photos: 'I got stories.' A life of troubles and love
South Florida school closes after 2 students test positive
US sees 20% more deaths than expected this year, most due to Covid-19, research finds
A 'second wave' of mental health devastation due to Covid-19 is imminent, experts say
French PM won't rule out more restrictions as virus spikes
Brazil Catholics drawn to worship despite downsized services
Pope warmly greets redeemed Cardinal Pell after abuse trial
Wisconsin judge upholds mask order for enclosed spaces
NYC virus lockdown protest leader ordered away from reporter
Johnson & Johnson pauses Covid-19 vaccine trial after 'unexplained illness'
Man who dismissed Covid-19 and then survived it says he is an example for doubters
The Latest: 3 million tested for coronavirus in Chinese city