Gov. Cooper’s new Executive Order changes social distancing rules for stores

Governor Roy Cooper announced during a news conference on Thursday that he is signing a new executive order that makes changes to guidelines for shopping at grocery and retail stores. 

Several employees at Duplin County medical practice test positive for COVID-19

Several staff members at Rose Hill Medical Center have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to a news release from the Duplin County Health Department.

Amber Alert: Missing 2-year-old found safe, father arrested in Maryland

The Durham Police Department is searching for a missing child Thursday morning.  

At least 65 coronavirus-related deaths in North Carolina

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released its latest numbers of coronavirus cases in North Carolina.

Judge: Confederate group must return statue fund to UNC

A North Carolina judge has ruled that a $2.5 million fund that was set up to maintain a Confederate statue will have to be returned to the University of North Carolina.

Traveling minister accused of sexual misconduct with boys

A traveling minister accused of sexual misconduct involving teenage boys has been arrested in South Carolina.

‘Houston, we’ve had a problem’: Remembering Apollo 13 at 50

Apollo 13's astronauts still shun superstition 50 years after their harrowing moonshot.

Tornado or virus? Pandemic means tough sheltering decisions

Each day brings the United States closer to peak severe weather season, and Tornado Alley residents are faced with a question: Is it better to take on a twister outside a community shelter or to face the possibility of contracting the new coronavirus inside one?

Wiped out of toilet paper? Here’s why

Finding toilet paper in a global pandemic is a struggle. That's because it's part of a very tight supply chain.

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