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Local News

Fire blamed on space heater kills 3 people, 2 dogs in Durham home
Local hospitals giving second vaccine doses to health workers
Wilson gospel artist creates song about coronavirus
No winners yet: Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots continue to climb
Abandoned foundations, lost oaks: Exploring the history of Cary Towne Center
NC setting up vaccine hotline as counties work to get shots to seniors
NC food stamp benefits increasing
60-year-old Haw River woman found safe
Used H&R Block to file your taxes? They probably got your stimulus check
Fact check: Republican right about role of Congress in Electoral College count
Cumberland halts county-run virus testing sites to focus on vaccinations
'Inexcusable:' Armed forces graves at National Cemetery in Raleigh marred by flooding
Nursing homes face vaccination delays, challenges
North Carolinians funneled millions to Georgia runoff
Johnston County lacking vaccines as Phase 1B set to begin


Alexi Laiho, líder de la banda de metal finlandesa Children of Bodom, muere repentinamente a los 41 años
Así respondió López-Gatell a la polémica por sus vacaciones en medio de la pandemia
ANÁLISIS | Prepárense para ver a Georgia volver a contar
McDonald’s agrega tres nuevos sándwiches para competir en la guerra del pollo
Officials: Florida panther struck and killed by vehicle
Wake school board approves pay incentive for substitute teachers
ANÁLISIS | Mientras Georgia sale a votar, Trump intenta destruir la fe de Estados Unidos en la democracia
Editorial: We are a nation of laws, not subjects of Trump
Algunos hospitales en EE.UU. ya están abrumados; varios estados comienzan a sentir el impacto de las reuniones navideñas
Las 5 cosas que debes saber este 5 de enero: Las cruciales elecciones de segunda vuelta en Georgia
En medio de un devastador repunte de covid-19, ambulancias de Los Ángeles no llevarán pacientes con pocas posibilidades de sobrevivir
Juez ordena la liberación del líder de los Proud Boys acusado de quemar pancarta de Black Lives Matter
Tribunal de Cabo Verde aprueba extradición de Alex Saab a EE.UU.
Lo que hay que ver en la segunda vuelta de las elecciones de Georgia
Rescuers in Norway lose hope of finding landslide survivors
Feds: Business dumped liquid landfill waste in Flint system
Man, deer rescued from icy waters of Maine lake
La dieta mediterránea fue nombrada la mejor para 2021
La dieta mediterránea: un estilo de vida saludable y con muchos beneficios que puedes adoptar este año
Idaho group recommends ways to bolster salmon, steelhead
La FDA dice que son necesarias ambas dosis de las vacunas contra el coronavirus para que haga efecto
Estado de Amazonas, en Brasil, suspende actividades no esenciales por avance de la pandemia
Detectan a más de 140 infectados de covid-19 en una cárcel de Puerto Rico
Lawmakers: New Mexico energy law needs to protect customers
Trump administration scales back wild bird protections
Los Red Sox contrataron a Bianca Smith, la primera mujer negra en entrenar en la historia del béisbol profesional
¿Qué consecuencias traería para México la oferta de asilo político a Julian Assange?
Los resultados de las elecciones cruciales en Georgia: minuto a minuto
Iván Duque anuncia autorización de uso de emergencia de la vacuna de Pfizer contra el covid-19 en Colombia
Brote de covid-19 arrasa convento en Nueva York: 47 hermanas contagiadas y 9 muertas
Aplazan los premios Grammy por la pandemia de covid-19
¿Es Michael Keaton el nuevo Batman? No tan rápido
Aún venden marfil de elefante en eBay, pese a prohibición que lleva 12 años
American Airlines cambia las reglas sobre los animales de apoyo emocional
Era escéptico sobre el covid-19. Ahora, desde la cama de un hospital, publica videos en redes sociales para que otros usen máscaras


3 killed in flooding in southern Bolivian city of Sucre
Siegfried, meet Ahmet: German weather systems get makeover

State News

Rare coins found on Outer Banks to be displayed at museum
@NCCapitol : Cooper mobilizes National Guard to boost vaccine rollout
Plan would allow county employees to carry guns in buildings
Police: Man used slur, threatened to shoot fast-food worker
Former North Carolina-based bank CEO Kel Landis III dies
Most N.C. nursing home workers are refusing COVID vaccine

National News

Missouri patrol shoots man who fired at troop headquarters
Seattle musician, podcaster apologizes for 'bean dad' story

World News

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic and vaccines
UK says its aircraft carrier strike group is ready to deploy. China's already watching
Neanderthal child's skeleton buried 41,000 years ago may solve long-standing mystery
Europe starts 2021 by extending lockdowns as coronavirus cases spiral
France opens investigations into former DR Congo rebel leader after Paris arrest
Arab countries agree to end years-long feud with Qatar that divided Gulf
Trump would not be welcome in Scotland due to coronavirus restrictions, says Sturgeon
Poland: Church cancels lease of liberal Catholic magazine
Israeli security guard kills alleged Palestinian attacker
3 nabbed at Johannesburg airport with gold in carry-on bags
Reuters says Ethiopia releases its journalist without charge
Norway ends rescue effort for survivors six days after landslide
Salvador court convicts ex-president of illicit enrichment


DOT to add stop signs to intersection, site of 22 crashes

5 On Your Side

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5 On Your Side: She lost $90,000 to a scam
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China state news agency urges end to long work hours in tech
Where is Jack Ma, China's e-commerce pioneer?
NYSE withdraws plans to delist 3 Chinese phone carriers
Oil soars near $50 after OPEC and Russia agree to roll over production cuts
Former head of China state asset firm sentenced to death
South Korean tanker was boarded by armed Iran Guard forces
Shake Shack brings Korean Fried Chicken to fast-food's chicken sandwich wars
Millennial Money: How to nail a no-spend month
The 2 big reasons stocks are struggling as 2021 kicks off
An 'orchard of bad apples' weighs on new Afghan peace talks
Honey, the pandemic shrunk our wedding cake
New Mexico oil and gas royalty audits net $2.3M
Dutch government criticized for late start to vaccinations
Electric cars hit record 54% of sales in Norway as VW overtakes Tesla
Elephant ivory still being sold on eBay despite 12-year ban
US factories grew in December at fastest pace since mid-2018
NW Indiana mayor fires worker after New Year's gunshots
World Bank sees subdued recovery in 2021 and plenty of risk
Americans are buying cars again
Gulf Arab leaders sign declaration to ease rift with Qatar
American Airlines is grounding emotional-support animals
Caribbean hotelier Gordon "Butch" Stewart dies at 79
Saudis take on burden of oil output cut to support price
Germany extends lockdown until Jan 31 and toughens curbs
You can buy an FDA-approved Covid-19 test on Amazon
After top staff exodus, Texas AG seeks $43M for Google suit
New nuclear plant could rise at site of former one in NJ
Jefferies, Exxon rise; Exact Sciences, WW International fall
How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday
Some taxpayers find relief payments sent to wrong account
Michigan judge nullifies crucial permit for mining project
Late sales rebound helps US automakers avoid 2020 disaster
Bill Gross says growth stocks, SPACs and the 'Teslas of 2020' may struggle in 2021
Regulators get plan for undoing the Atlantic Coast Pipeline
Tiffany posts holiday sales gain helped by China, online
Vegas newspapers back in court in joint operations dispute
California governor plans $4 billion for economic recovery
Trump widens US ban on Chinese apps as his term nears end
Judge allows oil, gas lease sales in Alaska’s Arctic refuge
Mexico's state power company admits it falsified document
Asian shares mostly lower as virus, China-US tensions weigh


One Good Thing: Theft leads to community giving in Miami
Send your Valentine 50 roses for just $55
Witnesses say 20 are killed in an airstrike in central Mali
Go Ask Mom : Free monthly yoga, mindfulness program for kids continues virtually at art museum
‘Swedish Death Cleaning’ Will Declutter Your Life For Good
Go Ask Mom : Sign up for NC Museum of History's family-friendly virtual events this month
Go Ask Mom : When will the COVID-19 vaccine be ready for kids, and should they take it?


'Harry Potter' actress Jessie Cave says her baby has Covid-19
Candace Cameron Bure has a message for the haters
Busy Philipps Shares That Her 12-year-old Is Gay And Uses They/them Pronouns
Review: Matthew Dicks' novel deals with a mother imposter
Alex Trebek's touching message starts off his final shows
What's on Tap : Mia Francesca closes permanently at North Hills
Amy Poehler has a few questions before hosting the next Golden Globes
Is Michael Keaton the new Batman? Not so fast
Jimmy Kimmel and James Corden are back to filming their shows remotely due to surging Covid-19 cases
'The Bachelor' is back and so are those interesting job titles
'Bridgerton's' intimacy coordinator's work not as sexy as you'd think
Tanya Roberts, Bond girl and 'Sheena' star, dead at 65
Tanya Roberts dies at 65 after premature death announcement
Review: Vanessa Kirby is raw, dynamic in ‘Pieces of a Woman’
The Grammy Awards postponed due to Covid-19
Grammy Awards shift to March due to surge in COVID cases, deaths in California
Eric Jerome Dickey, bestselling novelist, dead at 59
Bobby Shmurda to be eligible for release in February

Political News

Today in History
A final EPA rollback under Trump curbs use of health studies
AP PHOTOS: Pandemic empties blue-hued Moroccan tourist town
Hong Kong's top judge cautious on calls for judicial reform
How to watch the Georgia runoff elections
4 die as migrant boat reaches Spain’s Canary Islands
EU says it will redouble efforts to save Iran nuclear deal
Analysis: With call, Trump shows no limit to his power grab
10 people to stand trial over deadly 2016 Brussels attacks
Wisconsin city braces for protest as charging decision looms
Kashmiri activists rally in Pakistan, demand referendum
The final Trump loyalty test for Congress is coming
Pakistani court orders rebuilding of destroyed Hindu temple
U.S. Attorney in Eastern Virginia announces resignation
Portugal leads drive for EU consensus on migration policy
Big Questions: Georgia tests battleground status, Trump era
Pence faces pressure from Trump to thwart Electoral College vote
EPA unveils controversial rule that could weaken role of key research
Ex-Defense Secretary Cohen says 'we are standing on the abyss of the destruction of our democracy'
France launches service to make deadbeat parents pay
Niger has 3 days of national mourning over deadly attack
EXPLAINER: Breaking down Biden’s Iran problem
US Air Force deploys airmen, drones to base in Romania
GOP opposition mounts to Trump's efforts to overturn election as conservatives eye objections to at least three states
Islands of floating waste clog rivers in Balkans
Judge rejects another Trump attempt to decertify Georgia votes
Massachusetts lawmaker wants to name official state dinosaur
Missouri congressman defends 'A-woman' end to prayer
Judge nixes latest Trump bid to invalidate Georgia election
Trump hand-picks replacement for Atlanta's US attorney after surprise resignation
Lawsuit says NH has 'warehoused' foster teens in group care
Egypt's leader meets US treasury chief ahead of Sudan visit
Police: Protesters outside Sen. Hawley's home were peaceful
Fact check: Seven of the most bonkers false claims from Trump's Georgia rally
Officials: Education money won’t go to Utah social programs
Brazilian city in Amazon declares virus state of emergency
EXPLAINER: How Congress will count Electoral College votes
Top French political expert accused of incestuous sex abuse
Voter voices: Georgians weigh in on crucial Senate runoffs
Colombia brings back lockdowns as coronavirus cases rise
No indication White House will overhaul vaccine distribution despite widespread problems
US intelligence agencies say massive hack of American government 'likely originated in Russia'
Kosovo approves sending army troops on peacekeeping missions
Massachusetts lawmakers pass sweeping climate change bill
George W. Bush will attend Biden's inauguration; Jimmy Carter will not travel to ceremony
Dominion worker sues Trump campaign and conservative media
EXPLAINER: Why Georgia won't affect Electoral College count
Judge bans Proud Boys leader from Washington after arrest
Most Georgia voters say Senate runoff elections conducted fairly, CNN exit poll shows
Attorney who assisted Trump on call with Georgia officials resigns from law firm
Acting US Attorney named for Atlanta area after resignation
Pelosi tells two conservative lawmakers to wear face masks on floor after tense exchange with House staff
Sharpton: Firing officer who killed Andre Hill is not enough
Pennsylvania GOP state senators' refusal to seat Democrat leads to chaotic ceremony
Venezuela's socialists take control of once-defiant congress
Trump administration locks down border wall contracts, complicating Biden's pledge to stop construction
Trump administration announces $3.7 billion for Puerto Rico
Warnock wins Georgia runoff, CNN projects, as control of Senate comes down to Perdue-Ossoff race
Dividing party, Republicans poised to challenge Biden win
EXPLAINER: How will voting objections play out in Congress?
Georgia secretary of state on Trump's false election claims: 'He just has bad data'
Republican Party faces defining moment under Trump's shadow
Pandemic haunts new year as virus growth outpaces vaccines
A final EPA rollback under Trump curbs use of health studies
Activist priest Michael Pfleger hit with abuse allegations
Biden to focus on Covid relief for small businesses in Wednesday speech
Fight over close race mars first day for Pennsylvania Senate
Citing complexities, judge delays Islamic State support case
Attorneys for woman on death row head to Supreme Court, pleading with Trump to read clemency petition
San Francisco DA under fire after pedestrians killed
Appeals court upholds hold on Arkansas abortion laws
Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter won't attend Biden's inauguration
US: Hack of federal agencies 'likely Russian in origin'
FBI investigating threat broadcast on aviation frequency; sources say it doesn't appear credible
Pence informed Trump that he can't block Biden's win
WHO 'disappointed' at Chinese delays letting experts in
Hundreds of Trump supporters flock to DC ahead of vote
New York Times: Justice Department asks White House if it can undo some civil rights protections
Trump insists, falsely, that Pence can decertify results
Texas Republican Rep. Kevin Brady tests positive for Covid-19
California hospital, in midst of COVID-19 crisis, maxes out
EXPLAINER: Why Trump's ballot 'dump' tweet is misleading


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Strange News

Utah man pleads guilty in Yellowstone dig seeking treasure

Health Team

Another record: NC hospitals seeing post-holiday coronavirus surge
10 things we learned in 2020 about living a good life
How to remotivate kids for more distance learning
Mediterranean diet named best diet for 2021
Dr. Sanjay Gupta: Memory fades as we age. But it doesn't have to
Asia Today: Thailand counts more virus cases, limits travel
Prosecutor: Wisconsin pharmacist thought vaccine was unsafe
New literacy initiative launches in Tennessee
India says it hasn't banned the export of COVID-19 vaccines
EXPLAINER: How do I know when to get my 2nd vaccine shot?
Spain tries to keep Epiphany tradition despite pandemic
EXPLAINER: Why the smallest state has a big virus challenge
UK hospitals stagger as new virus variant takes huge toll
Covid-19 likely ranks as the third leading cause of death in the US in 2020, CDC statisticians say
After rebuke, South Carolina gov changes COVID money plan
Puerto Rico to reopen beaches, relax coronavirus curfew
Hospital quickly vaccinates 850 people after freezer fails
Arizona reports record deaths, leads nation in new case rate
Fauci: US could soon give 1 million vaccinations a day
New Hampshire outlines future vaccination phases, timeline
VIRUS TODAY: Virus resurges and reshapes itself around world
Novavax offers new COVID vaccine trial aimed at Black, Latino population in Raleigh
Duke doctor with allergies: Do your homework before getting vaccine
Self-described American nationalist is held in NYC bomb hoax
Delaware officials urge schools to resume hybrid learning
The Latest: Georgia has 1st case of UK coronavirus variant
Chicago push to reopen city schools becomes more contentious
Mexico to vaccinate rural elderly, but still awaits vaccine
Houston hospital system is offering its employees a $500 bonus if they get Covid-19 vaccine