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Cool Off This Summer With Wawa's Strawberry Lemonade Beer

Wawa fans know their Strawberry Lemonade is a summer essential, but this latest launch might give it a run for its money. The Sunfest Strawberry Lemonade Shandy hits select stores this week.

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Pet-Friendly Getaway Spots: Kill Devil H...

Just a few hours away from DC, Maryland, and Virginia, the Outer Banks of North Carolina are a great place to take your beach-loving dogs.

UNC Charlotte Marks Two Years Since Camp...

People gathered both virtually and in person for the day of remembrance. Wreaths were laid, a memorial plaque was dedicated, and the two young men who were killed that day, Reed Parlier and Riley Howell,

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NRC gives blessing to safety record of NC nuclear plants

Duke Energy’s three nuclear power plants in North Carolina have earned approval from the nation’s nuclear regulatory agency. All commercial nuclear power plants are supervised by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission,

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Family warned authorities of suspected g...

Sgt. Chris Ward and K-9 Deputy Logan Fox were killed during the hourslong standoff. Three others were found dead inside a house.

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Judge denies requests for video in North...

A judge on Wednesday denied requests to release body camera video in the case of a Black man who was shot to death by North Carolina deputies as they tried to arrest him on drug-related warrants. Judge Jeffery Foster said he believed the videos contained information that could harm the ongoing investigation or threaten the safety of people seen in the footage.

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Rep. Ted Budd enters North Carolina U.S. Senate race

North Carolina U.S. Rep. Ted Budd announced Wednesday morning that he will seek the Republican nomination for the 2022 Senate election. The staunch ally of former President Donald Trump first elected to Congress in 2016 said in a video declaring his candidacy that he will push back against what he considers a radical agenda under President Joe Biden.

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A 12-Year-Old Is Graduating College With...

Mike Wimmer, 12-year-old, is graduating from college with a 4.0. He is also graduating from his high school as valedictorian.

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NC sheriff says he’ll seek to have body ...

The sheriff said he would ask the N.C. SBI if releasing video would jeopardize the state’s investigation into the shooting.

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North Carolina man says he suffered stroke 2 days after getting J...

A North Carolina man tells FOX 46 he suffered a stroke after getting his Johnson & Johnson vaccine, but he says doctors are still trying to figure

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West Charlotte student uses pandemic hur...

The National Student Clearinghouse reports that historically Black colleges and universities, or HBCUs, have seen a decline in enrollment since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Family, friends want answers after NC wo...

She was a very loved person, her personality, she was just a bright individual,” a friend of Lena Morgan said.

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5 Apps to Help You Stay Safe During a Hu...

Find cheap gas, connect with nearby residents, and get the fastest alerts for impending danger in your area using these apps.

6 Things You Can Do Right Now to Prepare for a Future Hurricane

From storing drinking water to filling up your gas tanks, here are six things you should do now to prepare for the worst-case hurricane scenario.

Group pressing for election to remove Ra...

Under the city's charter, the petition must be signed by at least 13,745 people, which would equal 25 percent of the number who cast votes in Raleigh's last election in 2019. Baldwin declined to comment on the recall effort. "North Carolina’s top ...

North Carolina has a state-certified COV...

Raleigh, NC – Gov. Roy Cooper this year said his administration was exploring the development of a vaccine passport for residents. “We want to be able to help people to be able to show others that they have gotten the vaccine because a lot of people ar ...

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How a Raleigh pharmacist preaches the importance of vaccines afte...

As hospitalizations continue to rise because of the spread of a newer COVID-19 variant, one pharmacist wants people to realize how important vaccines are against the coronavirus. Dr. Faith Clark is a Raleigh Walmart pharmacist spreading the message about the importance of COVID-19 vaccines Dr.

Left-leaning groups pressure Schumer to ...

As state lawmakers return to Raleigh to continue the legislative session, Republicans plan to try to override Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of a bill restricting certain abortions in North Carolina. Progress NC recently launched a digital ad campaign ...

Fayetteville native on 1,800-mile walk t...

During the last the months of 2020, the military recorded 156 suicide deaths among all branches of service - a 25 percent jump from the same period the previous year.

Former NC State WR Tramain Hall: 'No better family than the Wolfp...

Pack Pride catches up with former NC State standout Tremain Hall during a recent camp to discuss his Enhance U program, how the Wolfpack culture changed him and his thoughts on the current program.

Trump rally song plays briefly at a Bide...

Biden had just finished urging people to get vaccinated against COVID-19 and had left the stage when “You Can’t Always Get What You Want” by the Rolling Stones blared over the loudspeakers.

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Biden’s visit to Raleigh targets area wi...

The community center sits in the middle of a tract — bordered by Millbrook Road to the north, New Hope Church Road to the south and Capital Boulevard to the east — that’s marked by the undesirable

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NC’s $25 cash card program expands to 38 counties as state hopes ...

The state says the program gained a lot of traction in its four pilot counties where a total of around 2,400 summer cards were distributed.

NASCAR legend Jeff Gordon to become vice...

NASCAR legend Jeff Gordon is taking the wheel as vice chairman of Hendrick Motorsports. Gordon is a four-time NASCAR champion and a member of the NASCAR Hall of Fame. We

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Ouija Boards: Evil or Unbelievable?

Here we look at a brief history of the Ouija board, and why we tend to believe more in the supernatural, depending on our circumstances.

Three Words: Pumpkin. French. Toast.

Add a bit of fall flavor to your breakfast with this seasonal Pumpkin French Toast recipe!

How to Order the 'Hocus Pocus' Frappuccinos From Starbucks' Secre...

Starbucks' secret menu items now include Frappucinos that represent the Sanderson Sisters from "Hocus Pocus."

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Disney+ Reboots 'Cheaper by the Dozen' W...

Disney+ will release a "Cheaper by the Dozen" reboot featuring Zach Braff and Gabrielle Union and written by the creator and producer of "Black-ish" and "Grown-ish" in 2022.

HBO Cut Ties With Amazon Prime and Milli...

Streamers everywhere were surprised with an email this week informing them that HBO would no longer be available through Amazon Prime. Here's what you need to know.

Terrifying Video Shows 16-Year-Old Surfer Getting Attacked By a S...

16-year-old surfer Doyle Nielson was bit by a six-foot-long shark off New Smyrna Beach, the "unofficial shark-bite capital of the world."

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McDonald's Debuts Walt Disney World Happ...

Take home a piece of Disney magic with a Happy Meal anniversary toy, available while supplies last.

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VIDEO: New Jersey Teacher Jumps Into Mov...

The heroic teacher, who was on her orthopedic boot, quickly jumped into the unmanned vehicle moving towards the children.

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Top Gymnasts Rebuke the FBI for Botched Larry Nassar Trial

Top gymnasts McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman, Simone Biles, and Maggie Nichols bore testimony against the FBI agents who mishandled and allegedly falsified statements in the investigation into Larry Nassar abuse claims.

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Taco Bell Testing Monthly Taco Subscript...

If you love tacos, Taco Bell has a deal for you. The fast-food taco chain is testing a new taco subscription that will allow fans to get one taco every day for 30 days for a flat rate. The Taco Lovers Pass will be available at select stores in Arizona.

4 Slow Cooker Recipes to Keep You Warm T...

Is there anything better than coming home to find your dinner simmering away in a slow cooker? Here are some simple crockpot recipes that anyone can tackle.

7 Unusual Things to Do With Your Body After You Die

Your funeral is your last chance to make an impact on the social scene. I mean, literally, it is your last human chance. So own it, sweetheart.

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