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  Cosmetics, personal care items send kids to hospital every few hours

A new study conducted by researchers found that 64,686 children younger than 5 years old were treated in U.S. emergency departments for injuries related to cosmetics and personal care products from 2002 through 2016.

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  Experts say there is no rhyme or reason for three shark bites in three-week span

Columbus Co. woman admits to stealing nearly $100K from in-laws

  DNA links man to 2018 rape, Wilmington police say

  Kure Beach leaders consider adding crosswalks at beach access points

  Pender officials lift boil water advisory for some Rocky Point residents

Officials with Pender County Utilities have lifted a boil water advisory for some residents of Rocky Point.
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  Teen credits Bible, phone tracking app with saving her life after car crash into N.C. ravine

The 17-year-old’s car hydroplaned and flipped into a ravine, but her family was able to find her using a smartphone tracking app.

  Pender officials lift boil water advisory for some Rocky Point residents

  8-year-old boy bitten by shark on Bald Head Island in N.C.

‘Reprisal’ to film scenes on Oleander Dr.

North Carolina officials warn of possible measles case

  Police ID motorcyclist killed in Whiteville crash, driver cited

  Two Brunswick County men face rape charges in separate cases

  Third arrest made in April assault where woman’s hair was set on fire

  Democrat Cal Cunningham enters North Carolina Senate race

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  Police: 4 shot, 3 arrested at Raptors rally in Toronto

Gunfire broke out and a stampede ensued as fans celebrated at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, leaving four people shot and thousands fleeing less than a block from where the players and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sat on stage.

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Sharks win with rally in bottom of the ninth

  Wallace-Rose Hill High School hosts Jeremiah Castille Character Camp

More than 900 area high school football players from 17 schools were at Wallace-Rose Hill High School Friday for the Jeremiah Castille Character Camp.

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Cape Fear Memorial, Isabel Holmes bridges scheduled to open today

  Wilmington police try to reunite stolen items with rightful owners after series of weekend break-ins

  Wilmington police search for missing teen

  Local church finds new home after fire destroyed old location

Remembrance flags placed at grave of Wilmington Fire Chief who died in line of duty

Decades after the chief made the ultimate sacrifice, the people of Wilmington are still showing their gratitude.
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  US-Iran move closer to a flashpoint as tensions spike

The Pentagon on Monday ordered another 1,000 American troops to the Middle East, moving to bolster security in a region reeling from hostile attacks on commercial ships that the U.S. has blamed on Iran.

  First Alert Forecast: Mainly dry and Sunny Father’s Day

Kids fashion show benefits the CUE Center for Missing Persons

  Former standout student-athlete killed in Cardinal Pointe Apartments shooting in Shallotte

  Surf camp for wounded veterans hosted in Carolina Beach in honor of International Surfing Day