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Look at the overwhelmingly positive responses to #metoo, a hashtag for survivors of sexual abuse 1:15

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Chainsaws, shovels, brooms and sleds. The Bull City digs out from winter storm 2:19

Chainsaws, shovels, brooms and sleds. The Bull City digs out from winter storm

Drone video: Cary snow from the air 1:05

Drone video: Cary snow from the air

The sun warms things up, but snow keeps most people home      1:10

The sun warms things up, but snow keeps most people home

Despite melting, many area roads still very dangerous 0:44

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Snow moves into the Triangle Wednesday morning      0:37

Snow moves into the Triangle Wednesday morning

Look at the overwhelmingly positive responses to #metoo, a hashtag for survivors of sexual abuse 1:15

Look at the overwhelmingly positive responses to #metoo, a hashtag for survivors of sexual abuse

Snow day at the NC Zoo! 0:33

Snow day at the NC Zoo!

Despite the cold, ‘Class Size Chaos’ Rally draws hundreds 3:22

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