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Raleigh woman feels impact of deadly Italy earthquake

Mandi CarbonA Raleigh woman who recently learned that her relatives in Italy are safe following a deadly earthquake that wiped out entire historic communities said she is now concentrating on helping the victims and survivors.

Students, parents get glimpse inside new Wake County school

Beaverdam Elementary SchoolStudents and parents had the opportunity to take a first look at Beaverdam Elementary School in Raleigh Thursday evening.

UNC researchers study impact of sound underwater

Measuring impact of sound underwaterThirty miles off the coast of North Carolina, researchers are using under water cameras and microphones to answer a question of aquatic acoustics.

Fran's lessons: N.C. future will be shaped by severe storms

HurricanesTwenty years ago, Hurricane Fran forced sudden, dramatic change upon the North Carolina coast and the Triangle. The next major hurricane will expose the subtle change that happens across years and decades. Gradual forces like population growth, development and sea level rise portend greater destructive potential for future hurricanes. A look at the decades ahead reveals troubling trends and uncertain outcomes.

Decomposing bodies found inside Fayetteville home

Fayetteville Police DepartmentOfficers responded to a home in the 5500 block of Aberdeen Place just before 2 p.m. to perform a well-being check.

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