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Saoirse Ronan on 'Lady Bird' Director Greta Gerwig: "The Girl We Aspired to Be When We Were 17"
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 20:14

Ronan joins THR's Actress Roundtable to discuss her buzz-worthy film and Hollywood's sexual harassment allegations. read more Awards

Flu vaccine prevents hospitalization in children, study shows
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 18:07

Children vaccinated against influenza are significantly less likely to experience serious complications from the virus that could land them in hospita...

American Music Awards: Macklemore and Skylar Grey to Perform
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 16:06

Sunday’s show will mark the rapper’s third performance on the AMA stage. read more Awards

Trump often condemns Democrats, defends Republicans on harassment allegations - Washington Post
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:15

Washington PostTrump often condemns Democrats, defends Republicans on harassment allegationsWashington PostPresident Trump's decision to mock Sen....

Trump puts hold on this week's decision to again allow trophies from elephant hunts in Zimbabwe - Washington Post
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 12:12

Washington PostTrump puts hold on this week's decision to again allow trophies from elephant hunts in ZimbabweWashington PostThis post has been up...

Watch the Christmas parade Saturday in downtown Raleigh, on TV, on the go
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 10:45

WRAL's broadcast of the parade - on television, on WRAL.com and the WRAL News app, and on Facebook - begins at 9:30 a.m. and lasts until noon. WRAL.c...

State investigating chemical leak into air at Chemours plant
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 08:45

State regulators are investigating a reported chemical leak into the air at the Chemours plant in Bladen County, where officials have already threaten...

Chance discovery of forgotten 1960s 'preprint' experiment
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 07:03

Researchers in physics and mathematics have long used 'preprints' -- preliminary versions of their scientific findings published on internet servers f...

Drones could help crop management take off, research shows
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 04:40

Initial results of an ongoing study show that aerial imagery produced by multi-spectral sensors as well as less-expensive digital cameras may improve ...

Former Franken female staffers speak out: 'He treated us with the utmost respect' - Washington Post
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 02:58

Washington PostFormer Franken female staffers speak out: 'He treated us with the utmost respect'Washington PostSome former female staffers of ...

Tesla Unveils Its Electric 'Semi' Truck, And Adds A Roadster - NPR
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 00:42

NPRTesla Unveils Its Electric 'Semi' Truck, And Adds A RoadsterNPRElon Musk had a surprise for Tesla fans Thursday: a new Roadster super car w...

Tesla's Power Plant on Wheels Won't Upend Trucking: Gadfly - Washington Post
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 22:33

Washington PostTesla's Power Plant on Wheels Won't Upend Trucking: GadflyWashington PostIs Tesla Inc.'s Semi on the verge of doing to the ...

Could we predict La Niña drought years in advance?
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:25

Scientists' ability to predict the strength and duration of droughts caused by La Niña -- a recurrent cooling pattern in the tropical Pacific Ocean -...

'Rogue hunter' blamed for shot that narrowly missed 12-year-old in Raleigh home
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:37

The owner of a wooded property in north Raleigh on Thursday blamed a "rogue hunter" for firing shots two weeks ago that almost hit a 12-year-old boy i...

Women-run start-ups hampered by bias among male investors, study finds
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:14

Researchers examined data for nearly 18,000 start-ups and found that companies started by women have a harder time finding funding because male invest...

House and Senate Panel Pass Tax Bill in Major Step Toward Overhaul - New York Times
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:04

New York TimesHouse and Senate Panel Pass Tax Bill in Major Step Toward OverhaulNew York TimesWASHINGTON — With 227 Republican votes, the House pass...

House passes GOP tax bill, upping pressure on struggling Senate effort - Washington Post
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:57

Washington PostHouse passes GOP tax bill, upping pressure on struggling Senate effortWashington PostHouse Republicans on Thursday passed legislation t...

Man accused of setting UNC-CH fire tells others to 'hug a tree' before court appearance
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:07

The former University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill student accused of causing a small explosion that sparked a fire on campus earlier this month w...

Spanking linked to increase in children's behavior problems
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:01

Children who have been spanked by their parents by age 5 show an increase in behavior problems at age 6 and age 8 relative to children who have never ...

NC art museum director to step down next November
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 02:15

Lawrence J. Wheeler, director of the North Carolina Museum of Art, announced on Thursday that he plans to retire at this time next year. WRAL.com To...

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