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After 47 years, Raleigh’s longest-serving city bus driver says goodbye

Raleigh native John Giles retired from GoRaleigh on Thursday after 47 years as a bus driver. Friends and family described Giles as a father figure who was always nice, regardless of the circumstances.

Elections 2016

Eric Trump talks guns, debate, at Fuquay-Varina shooting range

Eric Trump, one of Donald Trump's three sons, stopped by a shooting range and hunting preserve Thursday as part of a tour of central North Carolina. He spoke to about 70 people at Fuquay-Varina's Drake Landing about the second amendment, the military, and his father's debate performance. It was the third stop of a day that began with events in Raleigh and Benson.

Eastern Wake News

Taking a look under the big hood

Zebulon Fire Department Division Chief Wayne Dupree takes wrenches with him from one side to the other of the department’s Pumper No. 91 to install new batteries on the truck in Zebulon, N.C. the morning of Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. Earlier that morning, several members of the department huddled around the large, exposed diesel engine like car enthusiasts looking under the hood of a hot rod.

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Eric Trump talks guns, debate, at Fuquay-Varina shooting range

Eric Trump, one of Donald Trump's three sons, stopped by a shooting range and hunting preserve Thursday as part of a tour of central North Carolina. He spoke to about 70 people at Fuquay-Varina's Drake Landing about the second amendment, the military, and his father's debate performance. It was the third stop of a day that began with events in Raleigh and Benson.
Henry Gargan hgargan@newsobserver.com
Eric Trump talks guns, debate, at Fuquay-Varina shooting range 2:50

Eric Trump talks guns, debate, at Fuquay-Varina shooting range

Trial set for December in alleged UNC sexual assault 0:38

Trial set for December in alleged UNC sexual assault

Davis Drive Elementary and Morrisville Elementary named 2016 National Blue Ribbon Schools 0:48

Davis Drive Elementary and Morrisville Elementary named 2016 National Blue Ribbon Schools

Security camera footage of Faith Hedgepeth on night of murder 1:06

Security camera footage of Faith Hedgepeth on night of murder