39 people found dead in truck container in southeast England

A 25-year-old-man from Northern Ireland has been arrested on suspicion of murder. He remains in custody.
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  Mother gives birth in laundry room by candlelight during tornado

When it came time for delivery, they got an alert about a tornado nearby.

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High levels of likely carcinogen detected in the Cape Fear River again

COMMUNITY CLASSROOM: Teacher needs multi-sensory phonics for young readers

  Cooper signs executive order forming ‘Governor’s Advisory Council on Film, Television and Digital Streaming’

  ‘Thank you Jesus!’ Wilmington grandmother wins $350K in lottery game

  Delivery truck crash, fire, cause power outage at ILM

Passengers lost power briefly Tuesday when a delivery truck crashed into the airport’s transformer and started a fire.
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  Birmingham Police believe body of kidnapped 3-year-old Kamille McKinney found in landfill

Birmingham Police have located the body of Kamille “Cupcake” McKinney.

  Feature film selects Wilmington as its filming location

  Disabled veteran: 'I pretty much use the bus for all of my transportation’

  First Alert Forecast: isolated but strong storms possible

  Carolina Beach considers new changes to Freeman Park for the 2020 season

Meeting planned to discuss Portia Mills Hines Park improvements

Portion of Montgomery Ave. to close for Florence-related drainage pipe repairs

Lyceum Academy’s Haunted House discontinued after years of scares

Identities released of 3 soldiers killed in training accident at Fort Stewart

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  Officer fired over video showing family held at gunpoint after 4-year-old took doll from store

A disciplinary review board had recommended the Phoenix officer receive a six-week suspension.

SPORTS

  UNCW women ready for Landfall Tradition

UNCW baseball adds to roster

AP prep football poll for N.C.

  Wallace-Rose Hill named WECT All Star team of the week

Devontae Cacok cut by Los Angeles Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers cut UNCW’s Devontae Cacok on Monday.

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Hiker fell to his death while taking photo atop N.C. waterfall

  Police search for hit-and-run driver involved in rollover crash

  Oak Island police investigating weekend shooting at hotel

  ATMC warns customers of scam emails

  ‘Keepers of the Bees’ help protect the insect’s declining population

UNCW Department of University Relations, is releasing a documentary, “Keepers of the Bees”, of the work of passionate students trying to help future generations.
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  Instead of writing a ticket, an officer bought car seats for a mother in Wisconsin

Zimmermann, who has been with the Milwaukee Police Dept. for about 12 years, took the oath to protect and serve to another level this weekend when he noticed on a routine traffic stop that three kids weren’t in car seats.

  Police respond to report of gunfire in Houston Moore community

  Commissioners plan to terminate contract with WAVE Transit

  Commissioners postpone a decision on large mixed-use project on Market St.

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