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‘Real men provide, Real women appreciate it’ – billboard angers some women

A sign on Interstate 40 Business west between Winston-Salem and Greensboro that reads “Real men provide, Real women appreciate it,” has garnered reactions from people who believe the message is misogynistic and outdated. Winston-Salem boutique owner and activist Molly Grace says the sign’s message is an attempt to silence women who want to be seen as equals to men.

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Durham’s new Popeyes restaurant is so busy, it’s slowing traffic on Guess Road

People are so excited about Durham's first Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, they have been willing to wait in long lines to get some of the restaurant’s food. The restaurant on Guess Road near Interstate 85 opened last week, and its drawn such a crowd its turned the major thoroughfare into a parking lot. The traffic was so snarled that the city issued a traffic advisory and the owner had to hire someone to direct traffic, according to television station WRAL.

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Delta grounded flights Sunday due to 'automation issue', website also down

A gate agent in Louisville, KY advises passengers that Delta Airlines has grounded domestic flights Sunday night due to what it described as an 'automation issue'. The airline's website and app were also down.
Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
Delta grounded flights Sunday due to 'automation issue', website also down 0:53

Delta grounded flights Sunday due to 'automation issue', website also down

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Train wipes out FedEX trailers

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2016's Worst Red-Light Runners

Wake school bus in head-on crash near Knightdale 0:39

Wake school bus in head-on crash near Knightdale