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May. 19, 2022 15:00 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “22 Seconds” by Patterson/Paetro (Little, Brown) 2. “The Summer Place” by Jennifer Weiner (Atria) 3. “Dream Town” by David Baldacci (Grand Central) 4. “Run, Rose, Run" by Parton/Patterson (Little, Brown)...

Beasley, Budd win as NC voters pare down primary candidates

May. 18, 2022 00:29 AM EDT

RALElGH, N.C. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Ted Budd and former state Supreme Court Chief Justice Cheri Beasley won their respective Senate primaries on Tuesday, setting up a fall election matchup that should again test former President Donald Trump's influence in North Carolina. Budd won the...

Wiley Nickel wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in North Carolina's 13th Congressional District.

May. 17, 2022 22:18 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Wiley Nickel wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in North Carolina's 13th Congressional District.

Democrats aim to follow retiring NC Reps Price, Butterfield

May. 14, 2022 08:40 AM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — This year's retirements of two veteran Democratic congressmen in North Carolina have opened the way for robust primaries within their party as Democrats, Republicans or both hold contests Tuesday in all but one of the state's 14 U.S. House districts. At stake...

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May. 12, 2022 12:24 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “22 Seconds” by Patterson/Paetro (Little, Brown) 2. “Run, Rose, Run” by Parton/Patterson (Little, Brown) 3. “Book of Night” by Holly Black (Tor) 4. “Dream Town” by David Baldacci (Grand Central) ...

Anonymous donor pays tab for East Texas college graduates

May. 08, 2022 17:56 PM EDT

MARSHALL, Texas (AP) — Students graduating from a historically Black college in East Texas were told at their commencement ceremony that an anonymous donor had paid their balances, officials said. Wiley College said in a news release that over 100 students were gathered for...

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May. 05, 2022 15:15 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “Dream Town” by David Baldacci (Grand Central Publishing) 2. “Run, Rose, Run” by Parton/Patterson (Little, Brown) 3. “City on Fire” by Don Winslow (Morrow) 4. “Beautiful” by Danielle Steel (Delacorte) ...

First recent US case of human bird flu confirmed in Colorado

Apr. 29, 2022 16:36 PM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Colorado prison inmate has become the first person in the U.S. to test positive for bird flu in a recent outbreak that has led to the deaths of millions of chickens and turkeys, but federal officials say they still see little threat to the general public. ...

Today in History: April 15, Titanic sinks; 1,500 dead

Apr. 15, 2022 00:04 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Friday, April 15, the 105th day of 2022. There are 260 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 15, 1912, the British luxury liner RMS Titanic foundered in the North Atlantic off Newfoundland more than 2...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of April 10-17

Apr. 04, 2022 09:13 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of April 10-17: April 10: Actor Liz Sheridan (“Seinfeld”) is 93. Actor Steven Seagal is 70. Singer Terre Roche of The Roches is 69. Actor Peter MacNicol (“Numb3rs,” ″Ally McBeal”) is 68. Bassist Steven Gustafson of 10,000 Maniacs is 65....