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RALEIGH (WTVD) — The latest numbers from Gas Buddy estimate 74 percent of North Carolina gas stations are without fuel. But there’s hopefully an end in sight with the Colonial Pipeline announcing Wednesday afternoon that it had begun the process of restarting operations. “Some markets served by Colonial Pipeline may experience, or continue to experience, …

Here’s what you need to know: Israeli troops responded to rocket attacks from militants with airstrikes, like the one that hit this house in Gaza. In Israel, Jewish and Arab mobs rioted in the streets.  Credit…Dan Balilty for The New York Times After days of people peering skyward for danger, whether rockets barreling in toward cities …

Staunch supporters of bitcoin on Wednesday night were questioning Elon Musk’s crypto bona fides after the CEO of Tesla Inc. said that the company would halt its experiment of selling its electric vehicles using bitcoin due to “rapidly increasing use of fossil fuels” mining the digital asset. Musk’s announcement rippled through the crypto markets, sending …

Artur Widak | NurPhoto | Getty Images GUANGZHOU, China — Hundreds of billions of dollars were wiped off the entire cryptocurrency market after Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted that the electric vehicle maker would suspend car purchases using bitcoin. At around 6:06 a.m. Singapore time on Thursday when Musk made the announcement, the value of …

“American Idol” finalist Caleb Kennedy is exiting the ABC show after a social media post resurfaced depicting him sitting next to and filming someone wearing what appears to be a Ku Klux Klan hood. Variety has confirmed that 16-year-old Kennedy is no longer in the competition, and that Sunday’s episode will feature the show’s top four …

This Echo Show 8 is handling a group video call. The Echo Show has a privacy switch that turns off the camera and mic. Amazon This Echo Show 5 serves as a bedside clock when not called on for more advanced duties. Amazon The “Kids” version gets a colorful chassis, a one-year subscription to Kids+, …

“Here we have to speak not only to the patient, the adolescent, but also their parents and guardians to make the case simultaneously to both,” Dr. Nirav Shah, president of the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, said Tuesday. “It’s just an added nuance, it’s not any more difficult, it’s just something we’ve got …

Israel-Gaza: Fears of war as violence escalates  BBC News Israelis and Palestinians exchange rocket fire as tensions escalate  CBS News Protests break out across US as violence escalates between Israel and Hamas  Fox News Opinion | Why So Much Rests on the Fate of a Tiny Neighborhood in East Jerusalem  The New York Times Palestinian Miscalculations Have Led to …

CLOSE How “conspiracy theories” are working against the goal of getting Americans vaccinated for COVID-19. USA TODAY As a federal advisory committee meets Wednesday to sign off on allowing one vaccine to go into adolescent arms, the White House reportedly said on a call that states won’t receive any doses of another next week. White House officials …

Rodents are running rampant in parts of Australia, and residents are routinely sharing horror stories of the encounters.  As communities face the growing plague of mice, a viral video posted on Tuesday night appears to show some of the rodents “raining” from the sky.  Australian Broadcasting Corporation journalist Lucy Thackray shared the video, which captured dead and live …