WakeMed, Cape Fear Valley, UNC Health stop giving J&J vaccines after recommended US pause

WAKEMED, CAPE FEAR VALLEY, UNC HEALTH STOP GIVING J&J VACCINES AFTER RECOMMENDED US PAUSE

Cape Fear Valley Health is reporting a significant drop in the number of people scheduling COVID-19 vaccine appointments.

Chapel Hill's playoff appearance validates persistence through adversity

CHAPEL HILL'S PLAYOFF APPEARANCE VALIDATES PERSISTENCE THROUGH ADVERSITY

After not fielding a varsity team in 2018 and winning only one game in 2019, Chapel Hill is a co-conference champion and headed to...

 
 
 
Outdoor movie series returns to Durham Bulls Athletic Park

OUTDOOR MOVIE SERIES RETURNS TO DURHAM BULLS ATHLETIC PARK

The Candid Yams Kickback Movie Experience will hold outdoor screenings of four movies at DBAP.

Woman wakes up to stranger inside her room at NCSU residence hall

WOMAN WAKES UP TO STRANGER INSIDE HER ROOM AT NCSU RESIDENCE HALL

A female resident at NC State University woke up to a strange person in her room on Tuesday morning at a residence hall.

 
 
 
Regal reopening theaters in Raleigh, Cary, Apex and Garner in May

REGAL REOPENING THEATERS IN RALEIGH, CARY, APEX AND GARNER IN MAY

Some of the most popular theaters in the area, including Regal Crossroads in Cary and Regal White Oak in Garner, will reopen May 7,...

Moore County WWII veteran dies at age 100

MOORE COUNTY WWII VETERAN DIES AT AGE 100

A highly decorated World War II veteran who lived in Moore County has died at the age of 100.

 
 
 
Trial begins on challenge to latest NC voter ID law

TRIAL BEGINS ON CHALLENGE TO LATEST NC VOTER ID LAW

North Carolina's latest law requiring photo identification to cast ballots went on trial on Monday, with attorneys for voters challenging...

Duke on solid legal ground to require students be vaccinated

DUKE ON SOLID LEGAL GROUND TO REQUIRE STUDENTS BE VACCINATED

Duke University can legally require that students be vaccinated against coronavirus to be on campus, two lawyers said Monday.

 
 
 
Chip shortage means people waiting in line for Ford pickups

CHIP SHORTAGE MEANS PEOPLE WAITING IN LINE FOR FORD PICKUPS

Some dealerships across the Triangle have a shortage of pickups to sell.

Silver Alert issued for missing 83-year-old Siler City man

SILVER ALERT ISSUED FOR MISSING 83-YEAR-OLD SILER CITY MAN

The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered man, Leroy 'Lee' Hill.

 
 
 
ECU prof: Prepare to outlive your ability to drive

ECU PROF: PREPARE TO OUTLIVE YOUR ABILITY TO DRIVE

​An ECU professor suggests that other behavior and cognitive slowdowns can signal it's time to take away the car keys.

Wake County won't pursue campaign finance allegations against US postmaster

WAKE COUNTY WON'T PURSUE CAMPAIGN FINANCE ALLEGATIONS AGAINST US POSTMASTER

Wake County's District Attorney's Office has decided not to pursue a criminal investigation into allegations by former employees of...

 
 
 
Woman injured when driver fleeing police hit her car faces uphill recovery fight

WOMAN INJURED WHEN DRIVER FLEEING POLICE HIT HER CAR FACES UPHILL RECOVERY FIGHT

Carolyn Bonner is a "big-hearted person" who often gave of herself to others. Now, she must rely on the support of others as she faces...

Source: Expect McCrory to launch US Senate bid

SOURCE: EXPECT MCCRORY TO LAUNCH US SENATE BID

Former Gov. Pat McCrory would be the second Republican into what may become a crowded field for the U.S. Senate seat being left vacant...

 
 
 
Owners of wedding venue have law on their side in turning away same-sex couple

OWNERS OF WEDDING VENUE HAVE LAW ON THEIR SIDE IN TURNING AWAY SAME-SEX COUPLE

A Fuquay-Varina wedding venue is within its rights to refuse to host a gay wedding. A spokeswoman for the North Carolina attorney general...

Wake County Public Health will use Pfizer vaccine at PNC clinic this week

WAKE COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH WILL USE PFIZER VACCINE AT PNC CLINIC THIS WEEK

Wake County Public Health said Monday it will use the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine at its mass PNC Arena clinics this week.

 
 
 
E-scooters about to make a comeback in Raleigh

E-SCOOTERS ABOUT TO MAKE A COMEBACK IN RALEIGH

By the end of this month, you'll see more electric scooters around Raleigh. The city has signed on with three companies to bring them...

Woman found dead in Raleigh apartment was stabbed; husband charged with murder, funeral set for today

WOMAN FOUND DEAD IN RALEIGH APARTMENT WAS STABBED; HUSBAND CHARGED WITH MURDER, FUNERAL SET FOR TODAY

Erick Gael Hernandez-Mendez, also 20, is charged with murder and being held in the Wake County jail without bond.

 
 
 
7-year-old shot in Charlotte neighborhood speaks out against gun violence

7-YEAR-OLD SHOT IN CHARLOTTE NEIGHBORHOOD SPEAKS OUT AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE

A 7-year-old girl who was shot while while playing outside with friends is speaking out against gun violence.

Warm and breezy Monday on tap, rain coming later this week

WARM AND BREEZY MONDAY ON TAP, RAIN COMING LATER THIS WEEK

Pollen will continue to build on Monday, though it won't be as thick as last week, according to WRAL meteorologist Elizabeth Gardner.

 
 
 



President Biden to announce withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan by...

President Biden to announce withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan by September 11

The withdrawal extends the U.S. troop presence past a May 1 deadline set by the Trump administration in an agreement with the Taliban, but only by a matter of months. Read more ...

Bomb squad investigating live grenade found on West Side

Bomb squad investigating live grenade found on West Side

CHICAGO - Chicago police said a bomb squad is investigating a live grenade found inside a bag on the city's West Side. A call was placed just after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday about a... Read more ...

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

President Joe Biden plans to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that drew America into its longest war... Read more ...

Iran says it will enrich uranium to 60% in the wake of suspected Israeli...

Iran says it will enrich uranium to 60% in the wake of suspected Israeli sabotage at Natanz 

Iran will start enriching uranium to 60% purity this week, higher than ever, a top diplomat said days after a reported act of Israeli sabotage targeted Tehran's enrichment... Read more ...

‘Cancel culture is a disease': Actor Hank Azaria draws backlash after...

‘Cancel culture is a disease': Actor Hank Azaria draws backlash after apology for voicing Simpsons' Indian shopkeeper Apu

White US voice actor Hank Azaria has drawn the ire of Simpsons fans who accuse him of being ‘woke' and participating in cancel culture after he apologized for his portrayal of... Read more ...

'Little startling': Maine college fines students $50 for not wearing face mask

'Little startling': Maine college fines students $50 for not wearing face mask

A Maine college is giving $50 tickets to students who violate the school's face mask requirement. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson vaccine probe will likely take ‘a matter of days,' FDA says

Johnson & Johnson vaccine probe will likely take ‘a matter of days,' FDA says

The Food and Drug Administration will likely require only a “matter of days” to look into reports of patients who received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine experiencing dangerous... Read more ...

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 430 cases, one death

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 430 cases, one death

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New schedule for Red Sox-Twins series announced after game postponed for...

New schedule for Red Sox-Twins series announced after game postponed for safety concerns

Tuesday's game will be played at 2:10 p.m. ET. Wednesday's first game will begin at 2:10 p.m. ET, with the rescheduled Monday game beginning about 30 minutes after the first... Read more ...

Local day spa was front for human trafficking scheme, AG says

Local day spa was front for human trafficking scheme, AG says

Multiple victims were allegedly sold for sex, according to charges announced by the attorney general. Read more ...