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Navy pilots delayed plane crash to avoid hitting school

Several apartment buildings caught fire after a Navy fighter jet crashed into them near Virginia Beach, VA today. Now, we're learning that the crew members who were on board waited until the last possible moment so that they wouldn't hit a nearby school. We'll have the latest details on this developing story tonight.

Ouch! Painful prices at the pump may not be going anywhere too soon. In fact, AAA is saying that gas prices are expected to continue to climb across North Carolina, and could even reach the $4 per gallon mark this month.

A man from Wilmington is dead following a deadly knife fight at a bar in Asheville.  

Are you a huge fan of The Hunger Games? The movie was filmed in our state, and now, a major filming site for from the hit movie can be yours – but it comes with a pretty hefty price tag.

Be sure to tune in tonight at 5:00! We'll have more on a local mail carrier who was shot in the back while delivering mail; an afterschool program that's facing federal funding cuts; which county in our area has been labeled as one of the top fastest growing and much more.

Have a great weekend!

-Frances Weller

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