Longtime state government reporter Mark Binker dies at 43

Longtime North Carolina state government reporter Mark Binker, 43, died early Saturday morning. He was well-known through the halls of the NC General Assembly as a state government reporter for 12 years. He worked for the past five years with WRAL’s state capitol team and joined the News & Observer’s Insider newsletter in March.

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Rookie firefighter bustin' moves while directing traffic

After a long day of closing roads and directing traffic, a Decatur (KS) Fire Department rookie gets a little bored but knows how to boost the moods of all the firemen by showing off his creative dance moves.
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Rookie firefighter bustin' moves while directing traffic 0:48

Rookie firefighter bustin' moves while directing traffic

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'Daily Show's' Hasan Minhaj roasts Trump at White House Correspondents' Dinner

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Trump to NRA: ‘I will never ever let you down’

NC State College of Design's Art2Wear celebrates its 16th year 2:29

NC State College of Design's Art2Wear celebrates its 16th year