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A heat advisory is in effect from 11 a.m.to 7 p.m. for much of central and eastern North Carolina. In addition to the predicted hot afternoons, the next two nights are expected to be unusually warm with lows only in the upper 70s to near 80 in urban areas, near the highest minimum temperatures on record.
  • National Ice Cream Day: McDonald's offering free ice cream

    National Ice Cream Day: McDonald's offering free ice cream

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    The freebie could get even sweeter for one lucky customer. McDonald's says they will announce the victor from 2 pm to 5 pm on National Ice Cream Day so tune in to find out who the lucky victor is going to be! The victor must be 13-years-old or older and will be able to get one cone weekly for 50 years.
  • AK Steel Holding Corporation

    AK Steel Holding Corporation

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    Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI raised its position in AK Steel Holding Corporation by 5.5% in the first quarter. Clarkson Capital upgraded shares of AK Steel Holding Corporation from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $8.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Thursday, May 25th.
  • China says willing to play constructive role over Kashmir

    China says willing to play constructive role over Kashmir

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    Saying it was ready to play a constructive role, the ministry said the conflict along the line of control (LoC) was not conducive to the South Asia region. "This is different from the frictions that happened in the undefined sections of the border region", said the spokesman Geng Shuang in a statement.
  • Trump on Apprentice: The embarrassing truth

    Trump on Apprentice: The embarrassing truth

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    There used to be a little thing right on his desk that looked like a phone-he pretended it was a phone-but it was actually a teleprompter where the producers were sending him notes. Piers Morgan is fired up about Clay Aiken over something involving President Trump. Aiken said he wonders if things in the White House are being conducted in similar fashion.
  • Iraq, US-Led Coalition Violated International Law in Mosul

    Iraq, US-Led Coalition Violated International Law in Mosul

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    However, an Amnesty International report claims that a "huge number of civilians" were killed as a result of bombardments by United States and Iraqi led forces. She said the aid will "mean the difference between life and death" for civilians who lived under the rule of IS. Iraq declared victory in Mosul on Sunday but the United Nations said that though the battle against the Islamic State for Mosul ended, a humanitarian crisis persists as hundreds of thousands of ...
  • Papon on Assam floods

    Papon on Assam floods

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    Official figures say over 31,000 people are displaced and are taking shelter in 294 relief camps. If angry flood victims were seen questioning the deputy commissioner in front of camera in the worst affected Lakhimpur and Dhemaji districts, an angry Bodo woman was caught on camera trying to assault a ruling party legislator, accusing him of disappearing at the time of their hardships.
  • Mike Pence traveling to Kentucky to talk health care

    Mike Pence traveling to Kentucky to talk health care

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    If I don't want all of those benefits, I ought to be able to buy that as well.' That's ultimately a free market principle. He said the proposed legislation will help small business prosper by repealing several mandates and taxes included in the Affordable Care Act.
  • Talos Energy LLC Announces Historic Oil Discovery Offshore Mexico

    Talos Energy LLC Announces Historic Oil Discovery Offshore Mexico

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    An energy company working off the eastern coast of Mexico said Wednesday it made a discovery that could hold as much as 2 billion barrels of oil. "(The) Zama-1 discovery announcement appears about as material as we could possibly imagine at this early stage", Jefferies analysts wrote in a note.
  • Aston Martin Valkyrie development continues, gets updated design

    Aston Martin Valkyrie development continues, gets updated design

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    To the right is a central display for more information, while a pair of smaller screens sit in the corners of the dashboard, streaming footage from two rear-facing cameras created to replace conventional wing mirrors. Elsewhere the Valkyrie will shed lap times with the help of aerodynamically-designed wheels and advanced headlights which the company claims is 30-40 percent lighter than any other headlight used in its current range.
  • Missiles and music: For Kim Jong Un, they go together

    Missiles and music: For Kim Jong Un, they go together

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    But none of the intelligence reports officially said China or North Korea played a part in that, calling into question where Priebus got his information, the report said. Analysts said a May 14 ballistic missile launch by Pyongyang successfully re-entered the Earth's atmosphere and marked a breakthrough for the North's program, The Telegraph reported .
  • Va. Man Pleads Guilty to Killing Bald Eagle, Faces Year in Prison

    Va. Man Pleads Guilty to Killing Bald Eagle, Faces Year in Prison

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    According to court documents, Thacker later told agents with the United States Fish and Wildlife Service "that too much emphasis is placed on bald eagle protection because the birds are a menace and ... Fish and Wildlife Service. The Virginia-Pilot reported that Thacker's home is 2 1/2 miles from one bald eagle's nest and 3 1/4 miles from another, according to The Center for Conservation Biology's Virginia eagle nest map.