Former Panthers' coach Rivera rings 'Victory Bell’ after completing cancer treatment

Rivera, the former Carolina Panthers head coach, walked down the hallways of Inova hospital in Northern Virginia Monday after completing his last cancer treatment.

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Close to 8.6 million Americans have contracted the coronavirus since the pandemic began, and about 225,000 have died.

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Brees’ clutch precision lifts Saints past Panthers, 27-24

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President Donald Trump began a full Saturday of campaigning with a stop in Lumberton.
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CDC highlights safety tips for in-person voting amid pandemic

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reminding Americans to be cautious while voting.

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Almost 1.3k new COVID-19 cases reported in S.C.

N.C. reports about 1,800 new COVID-19 cases, down from recent days

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SPORTS

Brees’ clutch precision lifts Saints past Panthers, 27-24

The Panthers had driven across midfield in the final minutes when Marcus Davenport’s sack of Teddy Bridgewater led coach Matt Rhule to send out kicker Joey Slye for a 65-yard field goal attempt on fourth-and-19.

Williams, Carter lead No. 14 UNC past No. 23 NC State 48-21

No. 1 Clemson wakes up late to beat Syracuse 47-21

Wake Forest beats No. 19 Virginia Tech 23-16

Walk-on freshman safety Nick Andersen had three interceptions, Christian Beal-Smith ran for 129 yards and Nick Sciba kicked three field goals to help Wake Forest beat No. 19 Virginia Tech 23-16 on Saturday.

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‘He’s our angel’: Veteran battling cancer rescues neighbors from burning Ill. home

It’s believed the fire was caused by an unsecured heat lamp in the garage that was keeping some baby chickens warm.

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