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5 reported alive in rubble of alpine hotel hit by avalanche
Police radio and news reports say five people are believed to have been found alive in the rubble of the avalanche that flattened a mountain resort and that helicopters have been requested to take them to safety.
Mark Martin overwhelmed to enter NASCAR Hall of Fame with his idols
"I was overwhelmed, I really didn't expect it."
Trump to become 45th president on rainy Inauguration Day
With no political experience, but an understanding of branding and showmanship honed by his years in the business world and on television, billionaire Donald J. Trump rode a wave of populism to victory.
Syria: IS destroys part of Roman theater in Palmyra
Islamic State group militants destroyed a landmark ancient Roman monument and parts of the theater in Syria's historic town of Palmyra
Charlotte officer injured, driver charged with DWI after crashing into police...
CMPD says 25-year-old Lance Owens ran a red light at the intersection of Tyvola Road and Old Pineville Road, striking the officer in an unmarked patrol car.
Inauguration Day: Trump to become America's 45th president
Donald Trump has upended American politics and energized voters angry with Washington, and now the real estate mogul and reality television star will be sworn in as the 45th president
Protesters, Trump supporters clash outside 'DeploraBall'
Protesters and supporters of President-elect Donald Trump clashed outside a pro-Trump event in Washington the night before his inauguration
Mexican drug lord El Chapo extradited to US
Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been extradited to the United States.
'NCIS: Los Angeles' star Miguel Ferrer dies at 61
Miguel Ferrer, who brought a stern authority to his role on CBS' hit drama "NCIS: Los Angeles" and, before that, to "Crossing Jordan" as a regular cast member, has died
Mother charged with murder in death of infant son
Chaz Bush, 28, is charged with murder and felony child neglect resulting in serious injury.
Driver follows alleged hit-and-run suspect leading to arrest
Most can say they've felt the jolt of a fender bender or two. You get out of your car and swap insurance cards, but one man tells WBTV the guy who hit him skipped that step.
Conover Fire Chief hailed a hero after rushing into crisis
Wednesday morning, the fire chief rushed to save two people after a car crashed into a building.