First responders across the state train in Pender County

Law enforcement from North Carolina and surrounding states have been participating in a four day long, around the clock training exercise in Pender County.

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  Man killed in avalanche near Lake Tahoe identified

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office says 34-year-old Cole Comstock of Blairsden, Calif., died in the incident at Alpine Meadows.

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  Brunswick County WW2 vet presented France’s highest honor

14-year-old arrested for shooting cars on NC highway

  Years in the making: Leaders dedicate new WAVE multimodal station in downtown Wilmington

FBI says ‘Bad Wig Bandit’ has robbed yet another N.C. bank

WPD searches for suspect in car break-ins

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Boy arrested after shooting that killed 4 in small Utah town

Police in Utah say a boy opened fire inside a home, killing three children and a woman.

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  Operation Dodgeball yields several drug-related convictions of Wilmington gang members

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Woman accused of fraudulently cashing ex-husband’s checks

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  Prince Harry, Meghan to give up ‘royal highness’ titles

Meghan and Harry are no longer working members of the British royal family.

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  Hofstra downs UNCW in first game without C.B. McGrath

Sophomore forward Isaac Kante sank the go-ahead layup with 6.5 seconds remaining to lift Hofstra past spirited UNCW, 63-61, in a tightly contested Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball game on Thursday night at Trask Coliseum.

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Isabel Holmes Bridge to open this afternoon

‘Turtleman’ spotted at busy intersection in Wilmington

Randy Gallagher, also known as the "Turtleman," travels all across the Carolinas setting up in empty lots at busy intersections with his African spurred tortoises. He has about a half dozen of the turtles that he allows children to ride.
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  Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames

Scientists fear that some of Australia’s unique and colorful endangered species may not recover.

Public meetings scheduled to discuss new Surf City mainland park

YWCA hosts first Potluck for Peace event of 2020

  High school donates $1,000 to NC Harm Reduction Coalition

  Fort Fisher/Southport ferry line undergoes major overhaul