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.
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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?
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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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