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El Gigante. He’s amazing. A grand slam walk-off, and the very next day, a lead-off home run, one of two that day. But he’s been doing it for years now. He’s one of the best there is. Celebrate and honor this great player, and this great man, with the latest Breaking T shirt, Altuve Grand …

CHADBOURN, N.C. (WECT) – A Columbus County man is accused of stealing nearly two dozen firearms and a vehicle from a home near Chadbourn last month. Back in May, the sheriff’s office posted to Facebook that it was seeking Shane Howard Jones, 51, of Whiteville, in connection with a break-in at a home on Rough and Ready …

BY TINA L. SCOTT EDITOR Two locomotives and two rail cars hauling lumber derailed under the Center Avenue bridge in Merrill shortly before 1:30 a.m. this morning, directly north of the Agra Pavilion building on the River Bend Trail. The engines are on their sides while the rail cars remained upright. The train is part …

Chef Tom Colicchio says entrepreneurs are “the lifeblood of our communities.”  Lawyer-turned-influencer Meena Harris calls them “a glimpse of the future.” And Techstars’ CEO Maëlle Gavet believes they are “solving today’s challenges.” The Next 1000 Judges weigh in on Main Street’s engines. After one of the toughest years on record for the nation’s more than …

Inflation soars past Bank of England target The UK’s rate of inflation leapt higher last month on the back of a surge in fuel prices and more expensive clothing. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) hit 2.1% for May, ahead of the Bank of England’s 2% target. It represented …

In a bizarre incident, a man in California was nabbed by the cops after he broke into a house and took a shower in the homeowner’s bathroom. The accused, who has been charged with burglary came face-to-face with the owner of the house Steve Bauer who found the former wearing nothing but a towel. Bauer …

The Israeli military confirmed it attacked the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, breaking the cease-fire that had ended 11 days of violence last month that killed over 250 people, most of whom were Palestinians. In a statement to Reuters and Al Jazeera, the Israel Defense Forces said it had attacked Hamas’ armed compounds in Gaza in …

Unlike most states in the US where the cutoff age to be tried as a juvenile is 18, in Texas the cutoff age is actually 17. AUSTIN, Texas — The decision to try 17-year-old Jeremiah Roshaun Leland James Tabb as an adult in connection with the Austin mass shooting raised several questions about juvenile laws …

Rebecca Sherman, the former San Francisco Department of Human Resources investigator who last year confessed in writing to a bizarre series of lies culminating in the alleged fabrication of a $514,000 settlement, was today charged with two felony counts of forgery by the District Attorney.  Sherman’s alleged misdeeds were first made known to a large …

The ice shelf that holds Antarctica’s massive Pine Island Glacier from collapsing into the Southern Ocean is breaking up faster than before as climate change weakens the natural barriers to glacial melting, a new study finds. The research raises alarms over the potential for further accelerated sea level rise. The Pine Island Glacier holds about 160 trillion …