VIDEO: Engine fire forces plane to make emergency landing in Los Angeles

A Philippine Airlines jet made an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport just after takeoff Thursday after flames and black smoke were seen shooting out of its right engine.
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  Boy, 10, dies of injuries after shooting at NJ high school football game

Hours after learning the boy died, the Pleasantville High football team lost the semi-final game, which was interrupted by gunfire last week.

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  Recount held Wilmington City Council race

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EPA moves forward with plan to address PFAS in drinking water

Columbus County Sheriff’s Office accepts 2 helicopters

Columbus County staff were celebrating this week after being awarded two helicopters Tuesday and Wednesday.
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  Aide says ambassador on ‘political errand’ for Trump

In a riveting appearance on Capitol Hill, Fiona Hill also implored Republican lawmakers — and implicitly President Trump himself — to stop peddling a "fictional narrative" at the center of the impeachment probe.

  Convicted child rapist sentenced to life without parole in Brunswick County

  ‘As long as there is breath, there is hope’: Wilmington seniors use food, fellowship to combat holiday depression

Bladen Co. shares application information for low income energy assistance

  Potbelly Sandwich Shop is coming to Wilmington

  New Hanover Co. 3rd graders learn accomplishing their goals is as easy as riding a bike

U.S. 701 bridge in Bladen County to be inspected Friday

No joking matter: Brunswick sheriff’s office warns students about consequences of school threats

  ‘It’s a slap in the face to take away our only transportation source’: WAVE Transit riders react to proposed changes

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  Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss and others

President Donald Trump on Thursday honored an Oscar-winning actor, a bluegrass-country singer, a conservative think tank and others with two of the most prestigious national awards in the arts and humanities.

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Krzyzewski wins 217th game with Duke ranked No. 1 in romp

  Brunswick Community College wins big over Francis Marion

The Brunswick Community College basketball team beat Francis Marion, 97-64, on Wednesday night.

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Congress filing in North Carolina delayed during map fight

N.C. mom says teacher made son with autism stand alone outside

Police: Officer shoots man who fired at police after chase

A shootout between a man and a police officer on an interstate in North Carolina has ended with the suspect wounded.
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  145 coffins discovered under high school in Fla.

Historical records show nearly 270 people were buried in Ridgewood Cemetery, beginning in the 1940s. As many as 77 of them were infants and children.

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Salad products sold at Giant Eagle, Walmart and other stores recalled for possible E.coli contamination

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  Kure Beach Commissioners address coyote concerns