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The Latest: Alberto lumbering north toward US Gulf Coast

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
PANAMA CITY, Fla. — The Latest on Subtropical Storm Alberto (all times local):. 5 p.m.. Forecasters say Subtropical Storm Alberto, the first named storm of the 2018 hurricane season, has recently turned more north-northwestward with no change in ...
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Boy scout dies after drowning in Robeson County pond

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
By Jessica Patrick, WRAL.com editor. Lumberton, N.C. — A boy scout died on Saturday after a drowning incident. “This is an extremely difficult time for our scouting family," said Jonathan Widmark, CEO of the Cape Fear Council of Boy Scouts of America.
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George HW Bush hospitalized in Maine

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
BIDDEFORD, Maine — Former President George H.W. Bush was hospitalized Sunday in Maine after he experienced low blood pressure and fatigue, a spokesman said. Just after 2 p.m., Jim McGrath, a spokesman for the 93-year-old Bush, said he was awake ...
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Durham woman thrown from dirt bike, dies

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
Durham, N.C. — A woman riding on the back of a dirt bike without a helmet died early Sunday morning when the bike hit a car. Both Zaena Graham, 22, and the driver of the bike, William Lorenzo Jr., 26, were thrown from the bike when it struck a white ...
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Inmate dies in Durham cell

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
Durham, N.C. — An inmate died Sunday in his cell at the Durham County Detention Center. According to officials in Durham, emergency medical workers responded to the detention center located at 219 S. Mangum Street after an inmate was found ...
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Already saturated western NC will see worst of Alberto's rain

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
Chimney Rock, N.C. — The collapse of a retaining wall Saturday in a parking lot at Chimney Rock State Park forced the state to close the park while the area can be checked, debris cleared and visitor safety assured. There was no immediate timeline for ...
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The Latest: Witness: Flash flood sweeps cars down street

WRAL.com - 28 May 2018
ELLICOTT CITY, Md. — The Latest on Sunday's flash flooding in Maryland (all times local):. 7:20 p.m.. A witness says she watched cars being swept by flash flooding through a downtown street in Ellicott City, Maryland. Jessica Ur, a server at a cafe on ...
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Police: Woman held captive slips note to veterinary employee

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
DELAND, Fla. — Florida authorities say a woman who was beaten and held captive for two days at gunpoint by her boyfriend escaped when she convinced him bring their dog to an animal hospital - and then slipped a note to a staff member. The Daytona ...
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Cases against pork giant continue after big penalty slashed

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
By EMERY P. DALESIO, AP Business Writer. RALEIGH, N.C. — Lawyers for the world's largest pork producer don't want jurors to hear about the finances of a company whose industrial-scale hog operations caused a stench so bad it made life miserable for ...
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Trump says US team in NKorea planning summit with Kim

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
By CATHERINE LUCEY, MATTHEW LEE, HYUNG-JIN KIM and FOSTER KLUG, Associated Press. President Donald Trump said Sunday a U.S. team was in North Korea to plan a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jon Un, raising expectations that the ...
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'Reparations Happy Hour' invites white people to pay for drinks

WRAL.com - 26 May 2018
By DANIEL VICTOR, New York Times. In Portland, Oregon, organizers of the “Reparations Happy Hour” invited black, brown and indigenous people to a bar and handed them $10 bills as they arrived, a small but symbolic gift mostly funded by white people ...
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Weather grounds morning Freedom Balloon Fest flights

WRAL.com - 26 May 2018
"Meteorologists look at a wide variety of factors to determine if the balloons will launch, including wind, rain, visibility and surrounding weather," Hattman told WRAL.com Saturday morning. She said forecasters will be "closely watching the weather ...
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Lebanon LGBT scene empowered despite crackdown

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
By SARAH EL DEEB, Associated Press. BEIRUT — It took him more than two months to prepare, coming up with the concept, assembling his outfit and rehearsing. Then on the big night, a five-hour session putting on makeup. The very last step, he slid on ...
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The Latest: Italy: Premier-designate says he made big effort

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
ROME — The Latest on the drawn-out process of forming Italy's new government (all times local):. 7:20 p.m.. Italian Premier-Designate Giuseppe Conte says he tried his hardest to form the country's next government and had full cooperation from would-be ...
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Besides lava and ash, Hawaii volcano is pumping out 'vog'

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press. HONOLULU — Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has had it all over the past three weeks: molten rock shooting toward the sky, lava oozing from the ground and ash clouds rising miles into the air.
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Video game showing gunman in school stirs controversy

WRAL.com - 27 May 2018
Mercer Island, Washington — A video game titled "Active Shooter" is concerning a group of parents. "It turns my stomach it makes me sick to watch it," said Stephanie Robinett, a mother of three who heard about the game. "How could anyone think this is ...

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