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Local News

Need help heating your home this winter? Apply for help
ATF agents: Grenade sold at NC thrift store could still explode
Durham unveils $240,000 plan for mass coronavirus testing
Fact check: People misinterpreting Florida study on COVID spread
Host of large New Year's Eve party says he didn't violate NC law
New program aims to help underserved communities combat COVID-19
CDC: NC ranks among lowest for vaccine distribution
Juvenile injured in Durham shooting
Law enforcement agencies taking different approaches to COVID-19 violations
Troopers searching for truck that lost trailer, caused multi-car crash on I-87

News

Kamala Harris califica la llamada de Donald Trump a funcionarios de Georgia como «descarado abuso de poder»
Estos son los países donde se ha identificado la nueva variante de coronavirus del Reino Unido
Greta Thunberg celebra su cumpleaños número 18 con un sarcástico tuit
Un tiroteo en una iglesia de Texas tras una persecución deja un pastor muerto y dos personas heridas
Japón se prepara para un nuevo estado de emergencia ante el aumento de los casos de covid-19
En una enérgica carta pública, los 10 exsecretarios de Defensa de EE.UU. aún vivos declaran que la elección ha terminado
ANÁLISIS | El intento de Trump de robar Georgia expone el ardid electoral del Partido Republicano
Un anillo con 12.638 diamantes establece un récord mundial Guinness
MARTIN BRINKLEY: No one, in America, is above the law
Estados Unidos considera administrar medias dosis de la vacuna de Moderna para acelerar su despliegue
Más de 4,2 millones de estadounidenses han recibido su primera dosis de la vacuna contra el covid-19
Jueza del Reino Unido niega solicitud de Estados Unidos de extraditar a Julian Assange
Las 5 cosas que debes saber este 4 de enero: Donald Trump exige “encontrar” votos en Georgia
Hope fades in Norway landslide that left 7 dead; 3 missing
Estamos entrando en el segundo año de la pandemia. Esto es lo que viene
Shooting of Alaska bald eagle investigated; bird euthanized
La actriz Tanya Roberts sigue viva, según su publicista
Slack confirma que hay interrupciones en el servicio para algunos usuarios
Minuto a minuto: lo último sobre la segunda vuelta en Georgia y el intento de Trump de revertir las elecciones
Otro pico de covid-19 provocaría un «colapso total del sistema sanitario» en EE.UU.
Lo que debes saber sobre la sorprendente llamada de Trump para exigir que los funcionarios de Georgia «encuentren» votos para inclinar las elecciones
Tres localidades de Bogotá entrarán en cuarentena este martes ante repunte de contagios. Lo que debes saber
New Mexico begins public meeting on proposed methane rules
2020 was warmest year on record in Maine city
Naufraga embarcación con 28 migrantes en la costa de Colombia
México ofrece asilo político a Julian Assange
Miembro de la Junta Electoral de Georgia pide que se investigue la llamada del presidente Trump con el secretario Raffensperger
La salud mental es uno de los mayores problemas por la pandemia que enfrentaremos en 2021
Boris Johnson anuncia confinamiento nacional en Inglaterra
Difusión de fotografías del subsecretario de Salud de México de vacaciones genera controversia en redes sociales
Lenín Moreno advierte «consecuencia natural» de aumento de casos de covid-19 en Ecuador
¿Dónde está Jack Ma? El magnate tecnológico lleva meses en silencio mientras China presiona sus negocios
Aquarium agrees to delay beluga whale delivery amid lawsuit
Escultura con forma de vulva causa controversia en Brasil
Study: Warming already baked in will blow past climate goals
Colapso de pasarela peatonal en Caracas deja al menos 1 muerto y 3 heridos
Canciller de Bolivia da positivo por covid-19
OPINIÓN | «Gracias, negrito»
Estas impresionantes imágenes satelitales de la NASA muestran los extremos eventos climáticos de 2020
Irán aumenta nivel de enriquecimiento de uranio e incauta un buque cisterna a medida que crecen tensiones con EE.UU.
La burbuja del bitcoin podría explotar, advierte Anthony Scaramucci, pero aun así le apuesta a la criptomoneda
Panamá recibirá primer lote de vacunas contra el covid-19 el 18 de enero

Weather

Mild, mostly-clear week awaits after a sunny, pleasant weekend

State News

Off-duty firefighter dies following crash in North Carolina
Former state Supreme Court chief justice joins law firm
Authorities: Juveniles rammed police car with stolen vehicle
@NCCapitol : 5 NC congressmen refusing to acknowledge Biden's Electoral College victory

National News

Judge rejects NYC subway bomber's conviction challenge
Sheriff: 2 dead in small plane crash in northeast Arkansas
Kentucky detectives in Breonna Taylor case face termination

World News

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic and vaccines
Iran ramps up uranium enrichment and seizes tanker as tensions rise with US
Family asks for help in release of Kashmir separatist leader
Israel says Palestinian arrested in killing of settler
Women are finally driving Moscow's subway trains after a decades-long ban
These stunning NASA satellite images capture 2020's extreme climate events
Search for landslide survivors continues days later in Norway
A drunk taxi passenger refused to wear a face mask -- so his driver took him to the police station
Saudi Arabia and Qatar agree to reopen airspace and maritime borders
Boat with more than a dozen migrants sinks off Colombia
Iran starts 20% uranium enrichment, seizes South Korean ship
Saudi Arabia to lift Qatar embargo, easing the Gulf crisis
UN chief recommends Libya cease-fire monitors based in Sirte

5 On Your Side

WRAL SmartShopper : Metropolitan Opera: Free opera every night Jan. 4-10
WRAL SmartShopper : New printable coupons available today: Prego, Snickers, M&M's, Orbit Gum
WRAL SmartShopper : Dollar General sales Jan. 3-9: Diapers, Playtex, Prego, Tombstone Pizza
WRAL SmartShopper : Jimmy John's: Free side when you buy a sandwich through 1/31
5 On Your Side: Get the shows you want for just $25 a month
WRAL SmartShopper : Red Lobster: New coupon for 10% off through 1/10
WRAL SmartShopper : Buy a Wendy's Frosty Key Tag for $2 and you'll get a free Jr. Frosty every visit in 2021
WRAL SmartShopper : Starbucks Meatless Mondays: $2 off select sandwiches or wraps through Jan. 25

Business

Pizza Hut rolls out a new stuffed crust — minus the pizza
Wall Street will kick out three big Chinese telecom companies
Herbalife is buying back more than half of Carl Icahn's stake
MGM makes $11 billion bid for UK gambling group
China's manufacturing recovery weakens in December
Pakistani Shiites rally against killing of coal miners by IS
Bitcoin's rally could be a sign of what's in store for markets in 2021
Brookfield to take real estate division private for $5.9B
Chipotle's slimming down for the new year too, adding cauliflower rice to its menu
Ministry roiled by late founder's sexual misconduct scandal
Mozambique's jihadists force Total to suspend gas project
US construction spending increases solid 0.9% in November
Women who fought mining waste on reservation dies at 65
Dow tumbles on first trading day of 2021
Bitcoin's bubble could burst, warns Anthony Scaramucci. But he's still a mega-bull
Janet Yellen made millions giving speeches to Wall Street banks she'll soon regulate
Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot shareholders approve merger
McDonald's adds three new sandwiches to compete in chicken wars
Business and economic events scheduled for Tuesday
France's go-slow coronavirus vaccination strategy backfires
EU rejects criticism for slow vaccine rollout across bloc
Jeff Bezos, Jamie Dimon and Warren Buffett tried to solve health care. 3 years later, their company has shut down
Pattern Energy begins work on New Mexico transmission line
UK watchdog investigates Ryanair's 'jab & go' ad
Key figure in UAW corruption probe gets shorter sentence
Bid to address health costs by 3 corporate giants is over
Ford replaces Mark LaNeve as US sales and marketing chief
Google workers form new labor union, a tech industry rarity
Slack kicks off 2021 with a global outage
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
Genworth, Ford fall; Tesla, Magellan Health rise
At stake in the Georgia Senate races: The future of America's economy
UK prime minister orders new virus lockdown for England
How major US stock indexes fared Monday
Carlos Ghosn asks why Japanese don't question him in Lebanon
More than 170 business leaders sign letter urging Congress to accept Biden's win
Amazon's Bezos tops list of richest charitable gifts in 2020
Colorado coal-fired power plant to close ahead of schedule
UN adopts $3.2 billion budget over US and Israel objections
Indian farmers to continue highway protests after talks fail
Welcome back to work, everything is broken
Asian stocks track Wall St retreat as COVID caseloads surge
Wall Street reverses plan to kick out Chinese telecom companies
NYSE withdraws plans to delist 3 Chinese phone carriers

Lifestyles

Go Ask Mom : Amanda Lamb: No plans
Malaysia coroner: No foul play in death of French-Irish teen
SC home renovations find baby's bones in wall from long ago
Make DIY Ice Melt With Just 3 Common Household Ingredients
Embroidered Ultrasound Image Allows Blind Dad To ‘see’ His Baby
Try This Clever Trick For Making Chocolate-covered Strawberries
Go Ask Mom : Find your way: Harris Lake County Park offers orienteering course
Go Ask Mom : Registration open for Raleigh's school-based programs
Go Ask Mom : Dry January: Should you skip alcohol for a month? 3 things to consider

Entertainment

Alexi Laiho, front man for Finnish metal band Children of Bodom, dies suddenly at 41
Tanya Roberts, Bond Girl and 'That 70s Show' actress, has died
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Jan. 10-16
Amanda Kloots says she's ready for therapy after Nick Cordero's death
‘Wonder Woman 1984’ adds $5.5 million in 2nd US weekend
Sia defends her decision to cast Maddie Ziegler in 'Music'
Ted Danson and Holly Hunter combine for comedy 'Mr. Mayor'
Lebanese composer, lyricist, Elias Rahbani dies at 82
New this week: Morgan Wallen music, tiger cubs and 'Herself'
What's on Tap : Coglin's closes after 7 years in downtown Raleigh
Alex Trebek’s Final ‘Jeopardy!’ Episodes Will Air This Week And Include A Moving Speech By Late Host
Jeopardy! champions share their fondest Alex Trebek memories
‘Queer Eye’ Star Jonathan Van Ness Revealed He Got Married In 2020
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS
Tanya Roberts, Bond girl and '’70s Show' star, hospitalized
Actress Tanya Roberts is still alive, according to her publicist
Trebek urges support for COVID-19 victims in 1 of last shows
Larry King, hospitalized with COVID, moved out of ICU

Marketplace

Elizabeth City is home to three institutions of higher education
Meet the makers of Washington, NC

Political News

Extraordinary warning to Trump by 10 former Pentagon chiefs
Here we go again: What to expect as Georgia counts votes
Washington braces for intense opening to a pivotal year
Sheriff: Pastor dead, 2 hurt in shooting at Texas church
The Trump ally in the Senate leading the President's futile effort to challenge the Electoral College votes
Georgia GOP lieutenant governor says Trump call with secretary of state 'inappropriate'
Trump’s loyal fans pose challenges for Republicans, Biden
Trump directed Pentagon to reverse decision and keep aircraft carrier in Middle East amid Iran tensions
Editorial Roundup: Nebraska
There were 18 attempted calls from the White House to GA secretary of state's office, sources say
Virus, more than Brexit fallout, worry in and near Gibraltar
Candice Miller says she won't run for governor in 2022
Biden inaugural festivities to feature national day of service on MLK Day
In majority-Black Georgia county, voting in Senate runoffs is more about fight to vote than right to vote
US-built center in Cyprus to offer region security training
Trump says he hopes Pence 'comes through' while he rallies for Georgia senators
Greece names first openly gay minister
Biden says electing Georgia's Ossoff and Warnock would lead to $2,000 stimulus checks
Faith leaders urge Congress to honor election result
Jihadists in Niger kill at least 100 in mounting violence
House Republicans rush to Trump's defense over Georgia call as Democrats prep censure resolution
Charity rescue ship with 265 migrants anchors off Italy
In farewell, DeVos urges Congress to reject Biden's policies
Fact checking Trump's call with Georgia's secretary of state
France charges an alleged organizer of giant New Year's rave
In farewell, DeVos urges Congress to reject Biden's policies
Students in Turkey protest rector tapped to head university
OPEC, allies adjourn meeting over oil production levels
Federal judge rejects lawsuit seeking to overturn Trump loss
Trump's call could put president in jeopardy, legal experts say
Towns could delay spring meetings over virus concerns
Georgia's secretary of state remains under enormous political pressure from his fellow Republicans
Pentagon approves DC mayor's request to deploy National Guard for upcoming demonstrations
'It's a dark place': Trump's call a window into a President consumed
Central African Republic president Touadera reelected
When will you get your stimulus payment, and how?
Biden largely mum on Trump's effort to reverse election
GA election officials reject Trump call to 'find' more votes
Ohio governor signs gun bill eliminating duty to retreat
Georgia election official shoots down Trump's election conspiracy theories
Trump's hospital price transparency rule is now in effect. Here's what that means.
Statehouses could prove to be hothouses for virus infection
West Virginia governor defends his resort's New Year's party
No charges against North Dakota priests accused of sex abuse
Trump rewards ally Devin Nunes with Medal of Freedom
Date unknown for reopening Colorado lake closed by wildfire
Florida legislator: Punish Mar-a-Lago for mask-free party
Democrats tighten control with House rules changes
CIA's new recruitment website aims to diversify spy agency
Trump-appointed US attorney resigns in Georgia
Ranchers whose case sparked standoff may get grazing rights
First new DACA applications approved in final weeks of 2020
Kelly Loeffler says she will object to the certification of Biden's Electoral College win
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's made-up claims of fake Georgia votes
Former San Diego mayor signals possible run for governor
Warrant: Officers tried to buy gun from man shot by police
GOP split over Trump, election runs across deep-red Wyoming
DC mayor calls in National Guard ahead of pro-Trump protests
Federal judge hints at possible discipline against lawyer after another GOP election lawsuit is tossed
UK judge refuses US extradition of WikiLeaks founder Assange
Alaska court hears challenge to Arctic refuge oil leases
Proud Boys leader arrested, accused of burning church banner
Wrong number draws mistaken calls, ire from Trump supporters
Attorney: Congressional seat data not ready until February
Rep. Jamie Raskin honors late son in emotional tribute: 'A radiant light in this broken world'
The Latest: Trump says Georgia stakes 'could not be higher'
Proud Boys leader arrested for allegedly burning Black Lives Matter banner at DC church
Alberta leader reverses course, punishes for pandemic travel
Clues about post-Trump politics await in Georgia
Analysis: With call, Trump shows no limit to his power grab
Biden, Trump warn of high stakes of Georgia Senate runoffs
Trump says he'll 'fight like hell' to hold on to presidency

Science

Lava spatters, flows inside crater of Hawaii volcano

Strange News

Remorseful man returns statue's stolen sword after 40 years

Health Team

Europe has kept its schools open for much of the pandemic. Now closures loom
One American dies from Covid-19 every 33 seconds as the vaccine rollout hits snags
Mental health is one of the biggest pandemic issues we'll face in 2021
Fauci: Vaccinations are increasing in a 'glimmer of hope'
Vaccine rollout causes confusion, frustration across central NC
Nigerian scientist studies country's coronavirus variant
South Africa testing whether vaccines work against variant
Many Maryland students are still attending school virtually
Asia Today: Thailand confirms 745 new coronavirus cases
Las Vegas-area school students return to remote instruction
Black California surgeon 'walks the walk' on virus vaccine
Greek Church tells priests to ignore pandemic closure order
Mexico's president reaches the people with morning show
Lebanon to start lockdown amid post-holiday infections surge
Some Chicago teachers expected in schools stay home
South Carolina schools chief tests positive for COVID-19
VIRUS TODAY: Vaccination efforts to end COVID-19 accelerate
Man allegedly pulls gun over lack of masks at fitness club
Nursing homes on track to wrap up first vaccine doses Friday
Washington, Oregon, 29 tribes sue over plan to move archives
Fast rollout of virus vaccine trials reveals tribal distrust
Iowa Gov. Reynolds pushing for in-person learning
EXPLAINER: US regulator weighs in on vaccine dosing debate
The Latest: Mexico approves Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine
Vaccination drive enters new phase in US and Britain
Arizona reports more than 5,100 new COVID-19 cases, 3 deaths
Mexico approves AstraZeneca vaccine for emergency use