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Saudi crown prince meets Chinese official on Beijing visit Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has met with a Chinese vice premier in a bid to strengthen relations in the face of criticism from the West over the kingdom's … Click to Continue »
Judge grants citizenship to twin son of gay couple A federal judge in California ruled Thursday that a twin son of a gay married couple has been an American citizen since birth, handing a defeat to the U.S. government, … Click to Continue »
Israel flying to moon after SpaceX launch An Israeli spacecraft rocketed toward the moon for the country's first attempted lunar landing, following a launch Thursday night by SpaceX. A communications satellite for Indonesia was the main cargo … Click to Continue »
Jussie Smollett charged: 'Empire' actor out on bond, staged attack due to salary dissatisfaction, police say
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett appeared in court Thursday after he surrendered to authorities Thursday morning on one felony count of disorderly conduct for filing a false police report.
Proposed legislation would make it illegal in North Carolina to use cell phone while driving
A new bill proposed in the House Thursday would make it illegal in North Carolina to use hand-held communication devices, such as cell phones, behind the wheel while driving.
Willem Dafoe enjoying 4th Oscar nomination for van Gogh film Willem Dafoe's Best Actor nomination for playing Vincent van Gogh in "At Eternity's Gate," is his fourth in a career spanning some 40 years.
Proposed bill would force NC drivers to put down their cellphones
cellphoneTexting while driving is already against the law in North Carolina, but state lawmakers are looking to add more regulations to the way devices are used while driving.
After Harris admissions, a new election in 9th District
Mark HarrisNew election called in 9th District saga after Harris succumbs.
Jussie Smollett charged: 'Empire' actor out on bond, staged attack, police say
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett appeared in court Thursday after surrendering to authorities in the early morning on one felony count of disorderly conduct for filing a false police report. https://abc11.com/jussie-smollett-out-on-bond-after-being-accused-of-staging-attack-/5148577/
First Friendship Cup Brings Mexican Pro Team in Double-Header Event First Friendship Cup Brings Mexican Pro Team in Double-Header Event

For the first time in two years, a soccer team from Liga MX will compete against North Carolina FC in a double-header with the North Carolina Courage playing a pre-season game as new league champions.

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