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Poppies Bloom Along NC Highways in Tribute to Fallen WWI Soldiers

Red poppies are blooming along highways in North Carolina in commemoration of the centennial anniversary of the U.S. entry into World War I and in memory of servicemen and servicewomen killed during the war.

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"Click it or Ticket" starts off with a bang

Video: The N.C. Governor’s Highway Safety Program, the N.C. State Highway Patrol and local law enforcement launched the annual Click It or Ticket enforcement campaign with a simulated crash to demonstrate the dangers of not wearing a seat belt.

Wake County

Wake transit plan sails through first of 3 votes

The proposed Wake County Transit Plan won unanimous approval Wednesday from the first of three local boards that will decide whether to ask voters in November to levy a special half-cent sales tax, which would help finance a $2.3 billion investment in commuter trains and beefed-up bus service.

Business

Delta’s nonstop to Paris gets a big sendoff at RDU

Tourists and corporate chiefs shared champagne and chocolate cake Thursday to toast the inaugural flight of Delta’s new flight to Paris, giving Raleigh-Durham International Airport a second nonstop route across the Atlantic – and improved access to cities in Europe and beyond

Durham News

Durham's 'Can-Opener' bridge crash video compilation

VIDEO: Too-tall trucks have crashed into the low bridge over Gregson Street for decades. A new laser device that warns drivers of over-height trucks has decreased the number of peeled-back roof incidents. But, thanks to a webcam site called 11foot8.com, one can still see what happens if you ignore the warnings.

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Poppies Bloom Along NC Highways in Tribute to Fallen WWI Soldiers

Red poppies are blooming along highways in North Carolina in commemoration of the centennial anniversary of the U.S. entry into World War I and in memory of servicemen and servicewomen killed during the war.
Dept. of Natural and Cultural Resources
Poppies Bloom Along NC Highways in Tribute to Fallen WWI Soldiers 1:38

Poppies Bloom Along NC Highways in Tribute to Fallen WWI Soldiers

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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"Click it or Ticket" starts off with a bang

How airbags protect crash-test dummies 0:29

How airbags protect crash-test dummies