Brian Rainey

Recent Articles

  • Longtime GOP Senate moderate Arlen Specter dies

    Posted on: 1:29 pm, October 14, 2012, by , updated on: 01:31pm, October 14, 2012

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter, the outspoken Pennsylvania centrist whose switch from Republican to Democrat ended...
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    Sen. Arlen Specter, D-Pa. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
  • Wendover Avenue re-opened after accident

    Posted on: 12:32 pm, September 29, 2012, by

    Wendover Avenue was re-opened around 12:30 pm after a car accident caused all three lanes eastbound to be closed between...
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  • Iranian news agency picks up Onion article as fact

    Posted on: 10:29 am, September 29, 2012, by

    CHICAGO (AP) — A joke by the satirical newspaper The Onion appears to have gotten lost in translation. An Iranian...
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    President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (Jason DeCrow/Associated Press)
  • HanesBrands sale still open despite rain

    Posted on: 9:53 am, September 29, 2012, by

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The HanesBrands Community Product Sale will still take place today despite the inclement weather. HanesBrands and the...
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    HanesBrands sample sale 2012
  • Tide shifts to Obama in most competitive states

    Posted on: 10:03 am, September 22, 2012, by

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — In a presidential race seemingly frozen in place for months, the advantage has shifted toward...
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    President Barack Obama (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
  • `Fatal Vision’ writer testifies in MacDonald case

    Posted on: 9:55 am, September 22, 2012, by

    WILMINGTON, N.C. — The author who wrote the book “Fatal Vision” about the murders of the pregnant wife and two...
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    Jeffrey MacDonald, right, appears in federal court in Wilmington in this Aug. 28, 1979 file photo. (AP)
  • State Capitol Police Chief Scott Hunter dies

    Posted on: 9:52 am, September 22, 2012, by

    RALEIGH, N.C. — State Capitol Police Chief Scott Hunter, who came to the department after nearly 20 years with the...
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    State Capitol Police Chief Scott Hunter
  • Panetta: violence leveling off; protests to go on

    Posted on: 10:14 am, September 16, 2012, by

    ABOARD A US MILITARY AIRCRAFT (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says the turmoil raging across the Muslim world...
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    (AP Photo/Larry Downing, Pool)
  • Police looking for Burlington shooting suspects

    Posted on: 10:31 am, September 1, 2012, by , updated on: 02:54pm, September 1, 2012

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — Burlington police are looking for two men involved in a shooting Friday night, according to the Burlington...
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    Crime scene generic
  • Obama embarking on march to party convention

    Posted on: 10:25 am, September 1, 2012, by

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — President Barack Obama is embarking on a four-day march through battleground states and the storm-battered Gulf...
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    Barack Obama (AP file photo)
  • Mom vows to keep feeding needy kids from her driveway despite city crackdown

    Posted on: 9:51 am, August 19, 2012, by

    CHESTER TOWNSHIP, PA. – A Pennsylvania woman has vowed to continue doling out free lunches to children in her hardscrabble...
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    Courtesy Fox News
  • Social Security fixable; changes politically tough

    Posted on: 9:43 am, August 19, 2012, by

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite Social Security’s long-term problems, the massive retirement and disability program could be preserved for generations to...
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    Social Security benefits