Wilmington murder suspect and victim were dating, police say

Police have arrested 33-year-old Jermaine Pompey of Wilmington in connection to the death of 30-year-old Quinchelle Carr.

Alabama Public Television doesn’t air ‘Arthur’ gay wedding episode

The episode "Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone" aired nationally - except in Alabama - on May 13, showing Arthur attending the wedding of his teacher and partner.
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  Ex-White House lawyer won’t testify after Trump direction

President Donald Trump directed his former White House Counsel Don McGahn to defy a congressional subpoena Monday, citing a Justice Department legal opinion that maintains McGahn would have immunity from testifying about his work as a close Trump adviser.
In this Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, White House counsel Don McGahn listens as he attends a confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) (Source: AP)
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  Military plane crash reported near Havelock; pilot ejected safely

Craven County officials say they are responding to reports of a military plane crash.
Smoke rises from the site where an airplane crashed near Havelock on Monday.
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  ‘This is crazy’: Firefighters battle blaze in house filled with snakes

A group of firefighters in Arizona faced the wild scenario of a flaming home filled with hundreds of snakes and other reptiles.

  Golf cart rentals to roll into Kure Beach

  Hate speech, racist symbol spray-painted on vehicle, sign in Wilmington neighborhood

  WPD survey shows business owners, residents feel safe downtown at night

  Leland mayor writes open letter addressing feedback to Regional Compromise Plan

Indictment: Race, color a factor in 13-year-old Hania Aguilar’s kidnapping, death

Report: Administrative mistakes, lack of expertise delayed NC Matthew-related funds

  Ex-Columbia Police Chief Randy Scott arrested on federal charges in Florence County

Driver dies days after school bus crash that injured 22, including students

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  Man, 63, amputates own leg to save self from farming accident

Currently undergoing rehabilitation, the 63-year-old hopes to get a prosthetic leg and return to farming as soon as possible.
Kurtis Kaser, 63, was hospitalized for more than a month after his left leg got caught in a grain auger, and he had to cut off the lower portion. (Source: KMEG/CNN)
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  Wilmington Hammerheads to host reunion match Friday

Scalf honored after final home series with Seahawks

Family, friends, current and former players and members of the administration of UNCW and the CAA were on hand for a ceremony honoring head coach Mark Scalf, who is retiring at the end of the season.

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The Wilmington Fire Department unveiled its newest station Saturday.
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Cohen claims Trump lawyer shaped false statement to Congress

President Donald Trump's former fixer, Michael Cohen, told Congress it was Trump's personal attorney, Jay Sekulow, who suggested he tell lawmakers that the negotiations for Trump Tower Moscow ended in January 2016, even though they continued for months after that.

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  Non-profit helps families send their children to Pre-K

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The Megan Cajigas Education Foundation is a nonprofit that raises money for families who don’t meet that requirement, but still can’t afford Pre-K. The group hosted a cook off Saturday to raise money for scholarships for those families.
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The Megan Cajigas Education Foundation is a nonprofit that raises money for families who don’t meet that requirement, but still can’t afford Pre-K. The group hosted a cook off Saturday to raise money for scholarships for those families.
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The Megan Cajigas Education Foundation is a nonprofit that raises money for families who don’t meet that requirement, but still can’t afford Pre-K. The group hosted a cook off Saturday to raise money for scholarships for those families.
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The Megan Cajigas Education Foundation is a nonprofit that raises money for families who don’t meet that requirement, but still can’t afford Pre-K. The group hosted a cook off Saturday to raise money for scholarships for those families.
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