The new app Pokemon Go is attracting people all over the nation, including Raleigh, North Carolina residents. Some players were gathered in Nash Square in downtown Raleigh on the morning of July 11, and explained how to play the game.
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Pokemon Go players explain how to play
Wrightsville Beach's IndoJax Surf Charities gets an Oprah shoutout
'Carolina Crimes: 21 Tales of Need, Greed and Dirty Deeds'
He's a true crime show star, but once he was one of NC's top detectives
Tift Merritt performs 'Stitch of the World"
Channing Tatum goes all Magic Mike with Statesville store clerk
She rented Glen Campbell a car: "He was dreamy"
Justin Bieber spotted at PGA Championship in Charlotte
1 piano, 4 pianists, and 8 songs make for a fun revolving piano duet
Bobby Hicks jam session in Marshall, NC
Alice Gerrard performs 'Follow the Music' in her Durham kitchen
Watch Japanese Taiko drumming groups coming to the NC Japan Summer Festival
Awe-inspiring puppets deliver a call to action in Paperhand Puppet’s new show
Actor Channing Tatum stopped at a Sunoco convenience store in Statesville, NC for some snacks and Tatum, known for his sexy dance moves in "Magic Mike" and the clerk, Beatrice, had some hip-swaying, arm-swinging dance fun in a Facebook Live video. Tatum and friends have done several videos around the state promoting his new film "Logan Lucky" about two brothers who pull off a big heist during a NASCAR race in Charlotte.
Jonathan Montgomery, Natalie Raynes, Tracy Jones, and Doug Raynes had some fun on the piano with an unrehearsed performance after a church service in Georgia. All four of the players are from North Carolina and were shocked when the video went viral.
You can see Triangle Taiko and Triangle Special Taiko perform at N.C. Japan Summer Festival at the state fairgrounds. Triangle Taiko started out with players banging on trash cans while saving up for drums; now it has 30 members in the two clubs and more than 30 drums.
“Of Wings and Feet,” is a new show with a strong moral message from Paperhand Puppet Intervention. It features oversized, fantastic puppets, ranging from creatures like birds and tortoises to symbolic representations of the earth, the sky and water and will have performances in Chapel Hill, Raleigh, and Greensboro.
The trailer is out for the Judd Apatow-produced documentary about The Avett Brothers, “May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers.” For the documentary, Apatow and Michael Bonfiglio got extraordinary access to the North Carolina band over the course of two years.
Shia LaBeouf was arrested early Saturday. Bodycam footage from Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department officers show LaBeouf acting belligerent during his arrest. Note: This footage has been edited for length and clarity.