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Person in Washington state first in US to die from new virus

Officials in Washington state say a person has died of COVID-19, the first such death in the United States.

1 killed during fight, shooting in Dunn Cook Out parking lot

One person was shot and killed in the parking lot of a Dunn Cook Out after a fight reportedly broke out in the fast-food restaurant late Friday night.

Remains found believed to be NC woman who was ‘dumpster diving’

Remains found at a North Carolina landfill are believed to be a woman who police say climbed into a trash container to look for reusable items.

China virus cases increase as more preventive measures taken

A 60-year-old American is among the new fatalities in Wuhan.

“We’re all heartbroken”: LeBron James honors Kobe Bryant at Lakers’ first game since crash

A sea of purple and gold 8's and 24's flooded the court in Staples Center on Friday night as the Los Angeles Lakers paid tribute to their former teammate, the late Kobe Bryant.

New survey reveals how Americans want to be buried

Researchers at Choice Mutual, an independent final expense life insurance agency, surveyed 1,500 Americans about their burial choices—and they’re not what you think.

Ex-UNC women’s basketball coach charged in pedestrian death

The former women’s basketball coach at the University of North Carolina has been charged in connection with an accident that killed an elderly pedestrian.

‘A more dangerous world’: Iran killing triggers global alarm

Global powers are warning that the world has just become a more dangerous place after the U.S. killed Iran’s top general.

DJ Don Imus, made and betrayed by his mouth, dead at 79

Radio personality Don Imus, whose career was made and then undone by his acid tongue during a decades-long rise to stardom, has died. He was 79.

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Improvements, repairs ahead for I-40 in New Hanover, Pender counties

A N.C. Department of Transportation contractor can begin improvements on Interstate 40 in New Hanover and Pender counties this fall.

Beta weakens to tropical depression, stalls over Texas coast

Tropical Storm Beta has stalled out along the Texas coast, flooding streets in Houston and Galveston hours after making landfall amid an unusually busy hurricane season.

NC Museum of Natural Sciences at Whiteville welcomes visitors again

The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences at Whiteville has reopened with some new procedures, new hours, and new plans in place to help ensure everyone stays safe.

CDC: Trick-or-treating is ‘high risk’ during COVID-19

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has now officially discouraged trick-or-treating in 2020. The new holiday guidance appeared on the CDC website Monday night.