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Champagne, roses and a ring: Valentine's Day in the WRAL gardens

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A couple got engaged Wednesday afternoon in the WRAL Azalea Gardens.
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Paratroopers arrive home just in time for Valentine's Day

Paratroopers arrive home just in time for Valentine's Day

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Valentine's Day was a little extra special for 150 paratroopers who returned home to Fort Bragg on Wednesday after seven months in Afghanistan.
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Warmup underway in time for Valentine's Day

Warmup underway in time for Valentine's Day

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Just in time for Valentine's Day, the weather has gotten a bit milder, taking a bit of the edge off for those taking their sweetheart out for a meal Wednesday.
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Terry Glavin: Is the Pope abandoning China's Christians to Beijing's brutal regime?

Terry Glavin: Is the Pope abandoning China's Christians to Beijing's brutal regime?

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Owing to Ash Wednesday falling this week, and because the day's observances mark the commencement of Lent, there is no more suitable moment in the liturgical calendar for this country's Roman Catholics to start paying attention to an unconscionable betrayal that His Holiness Pope Francis appears determined to visit upon the clandestine Catholic faithful in the People's Republic of China.
This is not to be clever or gratuitously offensive. Lent sets aside 40 days to a righteous discipline of sacrifice and devotion, abstinence and repentance. It's supposed to be a time to reflect upon the...
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Why Your Valentine's Day Bill Is Going to Be Higher This Year

Why Your Valentine's Day Bill Is Going to Be Higher This Year

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Love is patient, love is kind. Love is also expensive, and it's getting pricier.
Dinners away from home, wine at a restaurant and tickets for shows all cost more last month than they did a year earlier - and their prices rose slightly faster than the 2.1 percent increase in inflation overall, according to U.S. Labor Department data released Wednesday, on Valentine's Day.
Dinners away from home, wine at a restaurant and tickets for shows all cost more last month than they did a year earlier. Here's the cost of loving on ValentinesDay pic.twitter.com/yqkkwZ7RQs
- TicToc by Bloomberg February...
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Nebraska Medicine officials comment on first heart-lung transplant in state

Nebraska Medicine officials comment on first heart-lung transplant in state

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Nebraska Medicine chose Valentine's Day to announce it has performed a heart-lung transplant on a 15-year-old girl from Dakota City, Nebraska.
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On Valentine's day, 15-year-old is grateful for new heart, lungs

On Valentine's day, 15-year-old is grateful for new heart, lungs

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Nebraska Medicine celebrates success of its first heart-lung transplant
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Valentine's Day falls on a Wednesday this year and that's bad news for restaurants

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Diners tend to spend more money on Valentine's Day, but just how much could depend on what day of the week it falls on.
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Ford's president of North America is out over 'inappropriate behavior'

Ford's president of North America is out over 'inappropriate behavior'

Raj Nair, Ford's president of North America is out after an internal investigation into reports of "inappropriate behavior." Read more ...

Broward County Sheriff: Deputies will carry rifles on school grounds

Broward County Sheriff: Deputies will carry rifles on school grounds

Israel said that deputies will now carry rifles on school grounds in Broward County. Read more ...

It's OK to use nasal spray flu vaccine again, US panel says

It's OK to use nasal spray flu vaccine again, US panel says

Two years ago, the advisory group pulled its recommendation for FluMist vaccine after research found it wasn't working against swine flu, the kind of flu that was making most... Read more ...

US panel recommends new adult vaccine against hepatitis B

US panel recommends new adult vaccine against hepatitis B

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'Help us': Survivors of the Florida school shooting flock to state capitol...

'Help us': Survivors of the Florida school shooting flock to state capitol to address gun control

Survivors of the Florida school shooting descended on the state's Capitol on Wednesday with one overarching message: It's time for action. Read more ...

LIVE: Trump hosts listening session with high school students, teachers

LIVE: Trump hosts listening session with high school students, teachers

President Trump hosts a listening session with high school students and teachers in the State Dining Room of the White House. Read more ...

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Here's what to look out for if you're ordering fast food to your doorstep. Read more ...

White House says US could reach 3 percent growth rate

White House says US could reach 3 percent growth rate

The "full implementation of the Administration's agenda" would lead to a big decade of growth, the president's top economist says. Read more ...

Winter Haven WWII veteran receives help after mobile home community...

Winter Haven WWII veteran receives help after mobile home community threatens eviction

A 96-year-old World War II veteran man from Winter Haven faced the possibility of eviction because of damage to his home from Hurricane Irma. Read more ...

Wendy Williams diagnosed with Graves' disease, announces show hiatus

Wendy Williams diagnosed with Graves' disease, announces show hiatus

After announcing she has the autoimmune disorder, tThe talk show host is taking a few weeks off to focus on her health. Read more ...