Dog apparently sets fire, killing family cat

A family’s cat was killed in a house fire in Rolesville on Tuesday after a dog started the blaze while attempting to grab treats off a kitchen counter. The fire at 1136 Buttercup Lane was reported to firefighters at the Rolesville Rural Fire Department at about 10:48 a.m., said a fire official.

North Carolinians at inauguration: Give Trump a chance

Thousands of people from North Carolina scored tickets to Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration. Those that came ranged from college students to moms and retirees. Many said they hope Hillary Clinton supporters and Democrats will give the new Republican president a chance to make positive change in America.

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President Trump's full inaugural speech

Donald Trump addresses Americans for the first time as the 45th president of the United States. In his brief inaugural speech, the president declares there will be a new America led by the people.
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President Trump's full inaugural speech 17:06

President Trump's full inaugural speech

Obama says farewell: Yes we did, Yes we can 5:00

Obama says farewell: Yes we did, Yes we can

Trump protesters hit with pepper spray on Inauguration Day 1:22

Trump protesters hit with pepper spray on Inauguration Day

Donald Trump sworn in as the 45th president of the United States 1:11

Donald Trump sworn in as the 45th president of the United States