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  • California parents face new charges in kids' torture case

    California parents face new charges in kids' torture case

    Friday, February 23 2018 2:14 AM EST2018-02-23 07:14:54 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 11:27 PM EST2018-02-24 04:27:10 GMT
    (Mike Blake/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2018 file photo, Louise Turpin appears in court in Riverside, Calif. David and Louse Turpin, who are charged with torturing their children by starving, beating and shackling them, are schedu...(Mike Blake/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2018 file photo, Louise Turpin appears in court in Riverside, Calif. David and Louse Turpin, who are charged with torturing their children by starving, beating and shackling them, are schedu...
    A California couple charged with torturing their children by starving, beating and shackling them is due in court.More >>
    A California couple charged with torturing their children by starving, beating and shackling them is due in court.More >>
  • US visa boss insists mission statement isn't anti-immigrant

    US visa boss insists mission statement isn't anti-immigrant

    Friday, February 23 2018 6:25 PM EST2018-02-23 23:25:44 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 11:26 PM EST2018-02-24 04:26:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File). FILE- This Dec. 13, 2017, file photo shows L. Francis Cissna, director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, during an interview in his office in downtown Los Angeles. Cissna told The Associated Press on Friday, Feb...(AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File). FILE- This Dec. 13, 2017, file photo shows L. Francis Cissna, director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, during an interview in his office in downtown Los Angeles. Cissna told The Associated Press on Friday, Feb...
    The head of the federal agency that grants visas has a message for anyone who interprets his new mission statement as anti-immigrant: "A thousand times no.".More >>
    The head of the federal agency that grants visas has a message for anyone who interprets his new mission statement as anti-immigrant: "A thousand times no.".More >>
  • Police experts urge intensive training if teachers are armed

    Police experts urge intensive training if teachers are armed

    Friday, February 23 2018 5:05 PM EST2018-02-23 22:05:41 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 11:26 PM EST2018-02-24 04:26:46 GMT
    (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP). A bicyclist rides past a sign at  Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 in Parkland, Fla. Teachers and administrators returned for the first time  since the Valentine's Day shoot...(Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP). A bicyclist rides past a sign at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 in Parkland, Fla. Teachers and administrators returned for the first time since the Valentine's Day shoot...
    Law enforcement experts say it takes specialized and constant training to know how to act in an active shooter situation.More >>
    Law enforcement experts say it takes specialized and constant training to know how to act in an active shooter situation.More >>
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  • Breeding to death: Puppy Mills tied to Euthanasia

    Breeding to death: Puppy Mills tied to Euthanasia

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:22 PM EST2018-02-22 17:22:32 GMT
    According to the Humane Society of the United States, two million dogs are put down in shelters every year because there's no one to adopt them. (Source: WECT)According to the Humane Society of the United States, two million dogs are put down in shelters every year because there's no one to adopt them. (Source: WECT)

    The numbers are alarming. According to the Humane Society of the United States, two million dogs are put down in shelters every year because there's no one to adopt them.

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    The numbers are alarming. According to the Humane Society of the United States, two million dogs are put down in shelters every year because there's no one to adopt them.

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  • Vultures swarming abandoned home in NHC neighborhood

    Vultures swarming abandoned home in NHC neighborhood

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:26 PM EST2018-02-21 20:26:15 GMT

    It’s a nice, established neighborhood, just south of Wilmington in the unincorporated portion of New Hanover County. But a home in the Crosswinds subdivision was virtually abandoned by its owner 21 years ago, and neighbors have been paying the price. 

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    It’s a nice, established neighborhood, just south of Wilmington in the unincorporated portion of New Hanover County. But a home in the Crosswinds subdivision was virtually abandoned by its owner 21 years ago, and neighbors have been paying the price. 

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  • Complaint filed years ago against teacher just arrested on sex crimes

    Complaint filed years ago against teacher just arrested on sex crimes

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:19 AM EST2018-02-20 14:19:25 GMT

    New Hanover County Schools officials were alerted to the potential for inappropriate behavior in a classroom by science teacher Mike Kelly nearly 15 years ago, according to a document provided to WECT News recently. The parent filed a formal complaint with NHCS, and tells us she alerted school officials that Kelly was showing pornography to students in the classroom.

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    New Hanover County Schools officials were alerted to the potential for inappropriate behavior in a classroom by science teacher Mike Kelly nearly 15 years ago, according to a document provided to WECT News recently. The parent filed a formal complaint with NHCS, and tells us she alerted school officials that Kelly was showing pornography to students in the classroom.

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