North Carolina man claims he punched bear ‘right in the nose’ after alleged attack

The North Carolina man claims he received 10 rabies shots following the alleged attack. (iStock) A North Carolina man who claims he was attacked by a bear took to Facebook this week to share details of the traumatic experience. Sonny Pumphrey, of Waynesville, was in his driveway on Tuesday when “all of a sudden [he] turned around [and] there were […]

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Fast-moving nor’easter bringing heavy rain, gusty winds to Northeast

A storm is developing along the East Coast and will bring widespread heavy rain, strong wind gusts, coastal flooding and possible snow to parts of the Northeast on Saturday. A deepening low pressure located near the Delaware-Maryland-Virginia peninsula will move toward New England over the next 24 hours. An observation site in Belmar, New Jersey, saw a gust of 62 […]

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North Carolina’s Roy Williams ‘dumbfounded’ NCAA denied hurricane fundraiser game

North Carolina men's basketball coach Roy Williams said he was stunned when the NCAA denied an exhibition game against South Carolina with the proceeds set to go to those affected by Hurricane Florence.  “I was dumbfounded when the waiver was not granted,” Williams told reporters in Chapel Hill, N.C., this week for the Tar Heels' media day, according to The Charlotte Observer.  […]

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IKEA in North Korea: illegal kitchen capitalism arrives in Pyongyang

South Korea has the largest IKEA store in the world. Officially, North Korea has none: but that hasn't stopped the Hermit Kingdom from selling the famous flat-pack furniture and kitchen items in Pyongyang. Kim Jong-il at the Kwangbok Department Store, Pyongyang, in 2011.Credit:Rodong Sinmun Visitors to the Kwangbok Department Store can pick up dish drainers and cutlery holders, according to dedicated […]

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North Korea says it will never disarm nuclear weapons first without more trust in US

UNITED NATIONS – North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho says his nation will never disarm its nuclear weapons first if it can’t trust Washington. Ri was speaking Saturday at the United Nations General Assembly. He called on the United States to follow through on promises made during a summit in Singapore between the rivals’ leaders. His comments come as US. […]

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North Korea remains ‘significant’ nuclear threat, Trump pick for top US general in South Korea says

CIA chief warns North Korea won't give up nukes easily CIA Director Gina Haspel gives first major speech in new role; Lucas Tomlinson reports from the Pentagon. North Korea remains a "significant" threat more than three months after the Singapore summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un, Trump’s nominee to be the next American commander for U.S. and allied […]

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Pitbull bursts into disabled mother’s home and kills her poodle

Crazed pitbull burst into a disabled mother’s home and savaged her poodle Cha Cha to death in a terrifying 45-minute ordeal that left her needing surgery WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: Londoner Luisa Cieslak left her back door open Crazed animal burst into her house killing her poodle Cha Cha after 45 minutes  The 61-year-old tried to stop dog and needed surgery […]

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North Carolina river filled with toxic muck from flooded coal ash dump

Cape Fear River in North Carolina is filled with TOXIC gray muck from flooded coal ash dump following Hurricane Florence Toxic gray muck containing arsenic and other heavy metals could be flowing from the Sutton Lake into the Cape Fear River in North Carolina it was revealed Saturday Water levels will rise throughout the weekend as a result of Hurricane […]

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DOJ to charge North Korean spy in Sony hack

The Justice Department plans to announce charges Thursday against a North Korean government spy in connection with the hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment in 2014, according to reports. The suspected hacker, Pak Jin Hyok, acted on behalf of the Hermit Kingdom’s Reconnaissance General Bureau, the military intelligence agency that controls most of the country’s cyber capabilities, The Washington Post reported, […]

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