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Autopsy inconclusive on how child died on bus
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 3:29pm.

video An autopsy on a girl who died on a school bus in February could not help figure out what killed her. According to the autopsy report, the cause of eight-year-old Jamiah Batts's death is undetermined.

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Weekend weather delays 'road diet' reversal in Carolina Beach
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 3:22pm.

Work to reverse the controversial "road diet" in Carolina Beach did not start as planned today. The Department of Transportation says because of the weather over the weekend, the contractor who was supposed to do the reversal had to finish a different project today.

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5-month-old girl recovering after heart transplant
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 2:52pm.

A five-month-old Wilmington girl has the new heart she's been waiting for. Hannah Dombrowski received a heart transplant Friday night after waiting since February, when doctors found an inoperable tumor on her heart.

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Judge: Witness in Edwards case called witnesses
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 2:38pm.

A judge says a key prosecution witness in the criminal trial of former presidential candidate John Edwards contacted other witnesses in the case to ask about their planned testimony, a possible violation of federal law.

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NC Senate wants merit pay, end teacher tenure
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 11:32am.

Republicans in the North Carolina Senate are rolling out a package of public school initiatives they say would create performance bonuses for teachers but end their employment tenure so that districts could more easily dismiss ineffective ones.

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Sheriff's son arrested for DWI, will plead guilty
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 10:32am.

Highway Patrol arrested the son of Brunswick County's Sheriff Saturday for drunk driving. John W. Ingram VI is charged with DWI.

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Some NC lawmakers recommend repealing new tolls
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 9:36am.

A General Assembly committee has recommended legislation to repeal proposed new and higher tolls on North Carolina ferry routes that have been at the center of a dispute between Democratic Gov. Bev Perdue and Republican legislative leaders.

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Mud Bog Racing Returns to Winnabow
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 04/22/2012 - 11:06pm.

videoMud bog races returned to Winnabow this weekend to an impressive turnout.

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