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Local News

Durham man dies from crash on I-85 near Roxboro Street
Oak City mayor dies after battle with COVID-19
Wake Tech donates south Raleigh site for affordable housing
Celebration of life for 6-year-old who died from amoeba-caused illness after swimming in pond
As COVID patients crowd hospitals, Harnett man can't access life-saving care
Two-headed sea turtle found at NC coast during nest excavation
Gov. Cooper wants eastern NC to get vaccinated, more access to broadband
NC's rural residents, uninsured younger people lead those hesitant to get vaccinated

News

¿Por qué tus videojuegos antiguos pueden valer millones?
Un muerto y al menos 21 personas lesionadas tras explosión en un edificio de la Ciudad de México
Escuchar mejor a tus seres queridos podría proteger su salud cerebral, encuentra un estudio
Los estudiantes estadounidenses pueden regresar a la escuela de manera segura. Estas son las formas de hacerlo, dice una experta
La administración de Biden estaría por aconsejar vacunas de refuerzo contra el covid-19 para la mayoría de los estadounidenses
GARY PEARCE: Can Democrats remove the 'defund the police' albatross?
Ciclones tropicales con nombre se alinean justo al mismo tiempo en el Caribe
Demanda alega que Bob Dylan abusó sexualmente de una niña de 12 años en 1965
Quarantined Wake students will no longer join virtual academy, instead they'll visit teacher's virtual office hours
Naomi Osaka llora en conferencia de prensa y hace pausa después de un intercambio con un reportero
Cardenal antivacunas en EE.UU. está hospitalizado y con un ventilador
Los talibanes llamaron a su puerta tres veces: la cuarta vez, la mataron
Grupos LGBTQ en EE.UU. consideran una nueva bandera más inclusiva con la comunidad transgénero y las personas de color
Grace se convierte en tormenta tropical y amenaza al Caribe con inundaciones y desprendimientos de tierra
Ejército de Colombia abatió a alias “Cipriano González", exmiembro de las Farc y cabecilla del GAO
"Vendrán por gente como yo y me matarán", dice la primera mujer en ocupar el cargo de alcaldesa en una ciudad de Afganistán
T-Mobile confirma que sufrió un ciberataque
Se espera que las condiciones de los incendios forestales continúen en el oeste de EE.UU. hasta el próximo mes
La OMS recomienda que los más vulnerables se vacunen antes de que se ofrezcan de manera más amplia las vacunas de refuerzo
¿A dónde van las personas que logran huir de Afganistán?
Las fuertes lluvias dificultan las labores de rescate en Haití mientras aumenta el número de muertos por el terremoto
Dean of UNC-Chapel Hill journalism school to step down
Así puedes ayudar a los refugiados afganos
¿Quieres ir a un parque nacional de Estados Unidos? Lleva tu mascarilla
Reportaje exclusivo: 36 horas con los talibanes
OPINIÓN | Isabel Allende me ha hecho reflexionar
El terremoto en Haití afectó a más de 1,2 millones de personas, según Unicef
Pete Buttigieg y su esposo Chasten ahora son padres
¿Qué hay detrás de la desafiante respuesta de Biden sobre Afganistán?
La historia de una pareja de "ecosexuales" que celebra alegres bodas con la Tierra
Wake program aims to help students who've aged out of the school system with transitional skills
Las empresas acumulan efectivo a medida que la variante delta se apodera del mundo
Venecia planea ruta turística accesible para sillas de ruedas
Los casos de covid-19 en niños han 'aumentado constantemente' desde principios de julio, dice la Academia Estadounidense de Pediatría

Weather

Magnitude 2.7 earthquake recorded near Morganton
Western NC starts to repair damaged homes, hearts as 2 dead and 20 still missing from flooding

State News

@NCCapitol : No prison time for former NC lawmaker who siphoned money from campaign
@NCCapitol : In the budget bill, page after page without a dollar sign
@NCCapitol : Got $10,000? You can watch a football game with NC lawmakers.

World News

Why asteroid Phaethon acts like a comet as it nears the sun
How to help Afghan refugees
Maki Kaji, the 'godfather of Sudoku,' dies at 69

5 On Your Side

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WRAL SmartShopper : Lowes Foods deals Aug. 18-24: Peaches, Turkey Hill Tea, Red Baron pizza, coffee
WRAL SmartShopper : The Fresh Market: Ground chuck only $2.99/lb on Tuesday, August 24
WRAL SmartShopper : Carlie C's Deals Aug. 18-24: Potatoes, pork chops, smoked sausage, cookie dough
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Common COVID-19 symptoms mean more stringent guidelines for sick students returning to class
WRAL SmartShopper : Harris Teeter deals Aug. 18-24: Yogurt, eggs, canned veggies, peanut butter, string cheese, 4-day sale

Business

China tech stocks plunge again as regulators unveil new antitrust rules
One million vacancies and soaring wages fuel UK inflation fears
McDonald's is adding a sweet new treat for fall
Fewer people are going to Home Depot. That could be a bad sign for the housing market
Delta warning sign: Retail sales dipped more than expected in July
Newsroom leadership has never been this diverse, but that's not enough
Stocks are up 100% since the last dramatic selloff. Here comes the Delta variant
Synchrony CEO: We'll never go back to the old way of working
Companies are hoarding cash as the Delta variant takes over the globe
Poppy Harlow announces leave from CNN anchoring duties to study law
Super Cruise vs. BlueCruise: GM and Ford slug it out in trademark dispute
These are the jobs that stores are having the hardest time filling
Fintechs have a fraud problem with their Covid relief loans
Serena Williams and Nike unveil shoe and apparel collection
Nissan unveils a new retro-styled Z sports car

Lifestyles

More jellyfish, man o' war stings reported at Surf City beaches
Some Raleigh officials balk at proposed wild animal pet ban
Go Ask Mom : Make plans for Science Nights at the Museum of Life and Science
Go Ask Mom : Attention farm families: NC State Fair is looking to honor you
Go Ask Mom : Back to School: 8 ways to help kids with their COVID fears so they're ready to learn

Entertainment

'Nine Perfect Strangers' checks in as 'The White Lotus' checks out
Eminem’s Teenage Child Stevie Came Out Nonbinary
Marvel's Kevin Feige calls Disney's 'Shang-Chi' flare-up on social media a 'misunderstanding'
What's on Tap : World of Bluegrass will require vaccines for ticketed events, masks indoors next month in Raleigh
What's on Tap : Nights of Lights returns to Dix Park for 2021 holiday season
What's on Tap : Killers concert will require full vaccination or doctor's note for fans 12 and up
What's on Tap : Blackberry Smoke cancels Raleigh show after member tests positive for COVID-19
There’s A Brand-New ‘Golden Girls’ Ceramic Mug Collection For Superfans Of The Show
Selma Blair says humor helps her cope with health struggles

Marketplace

Watch the road: tips for keeping yourself and construction workers safe on the highway

Political News

Biden administration embroiled in internal blame-shifting amid Afghanistan chaos
Some US Capitol rioters stay defiant, even while pleading guilty
An incoherent strategy doomed the 20-year US mission in Afghanistan, watchdog says as US withdraws
US to recommend COVID vaccine boosters at 8 months
US to ship first of the 500 million Pfizer doses Biden pledged to donate globally
House Democrats face major divisions over infrastructure strategy
Former Nevada attorney general Adam Laxalt launches Senate campaign
GOP-led Colorado county board rejects appointment of new official to supervise elections
Biden's national security adviser says Taliban committed to allowing safe passage for civilians looking to escape Afghanistan
TSA to extend transportation mask mandate into January
Fact check: Sen. John Cornyn falsely claims there are '30,000' US troops in Taiwan
Pete Buttigieg and husband Chasten have become parents
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott tests positive for Covid-19
Ex-defense secretary: Trump's push to get US troops out of Afghanistan possibly 'undermined' deal with Taliban
Fact-checking Biden's assertion that the Afghan military was '300,000 strong'
Texas Supreme Court rules state House Democrats can be arrested to force attendance at Capitol
Arizona governor to exclude school districts with mask mandates from new education grants

Health Team

One state has no available ICU beds while thousands more students quarantine due to Covid-19
Doctor recommends sleep, diet and screen time adjustments for back-to-school success
How to help struggling college freshman boys who hide failure, according to an expert
Child Covid-19 cases have 'steadily increased' since the beginning of July, AAP says, with 121,000 new cases last week
Studies show White people still dominate health care spending in US, despite efforts to even out disparities
Vaccine boosters are not unusual: CNN's medical analyst explains why
ANALYSIS- Here's why there may be no need for boosters for everyone just yet
As additional mRNA shots roll out, Johnson & Johnson vaccine recipients told to wait