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Teen dies in crash
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Sun, 04/22/2012 - 10:09pm.

A teenager is dead after crashing his SUV near Varnamtown Saturday afternoon.

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Police charge woman after rescuing her from river
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 04/22/2012 - 10:06pm.

A Wilmington woman has been charged after a police officer rescued her from the Cape Fear River early Saturday morning. The woman gave false names before police could identify her as Lydian Beck, 20.

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UNCW captures second straight CAA women's golf crown - tennis falls short & baseball sweeps
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 04/22/2012 - 7:08pm.

Cindy Ho's UNCW women's golf team captured first place in the CAA women's golf championship on Sunday. It's the second title in as many years for the Seahawks. Both Seahawk tennis teams came close, but they both fell short in winning a CAA tennis title. The UNCW baseball team is still a few weeks away from tournament play. After a sweep this weekend the Seahawks have a firm grip on first place.

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Carolina Beach business owners, residents excited about 'road diet' reversal
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Sun, 04/22/2012 - 4:39pm.

videoIt's a diet that failed. The North Carolina Department of Transportation will be reversing the Carolina Beach "road diet" starting Monday.

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Lejeune Marine stabbed to death in DC; fellow Marine in custody
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 04/21/2012 - 10:42pm.

A Marine is dead and another Marine is in custody after a stabbing incident in Washington, DC, early Saturday morning. The victim has been identified as Philip Bushong, 23, who was based at Camp Lejeune.

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'Caged Heat' casting call brings thousands to the mall
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 04/21/2012 - 6:53pm.

videoHopefuls of every size, shape, age and ethnicity snaked around Independence Mall for the 'Caged Heat' casting call. Movie insiders say that's the code name for 'Iron Man 3,' and extra hopefuls could not be more excited.

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Seahawks play in the ooze for student ambassadors
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 04/21/2012 - 5:16pm.

Plain old volleyball may be fun, but hundreds of UNCW students took it up a notch this weekend for the 19th Annual Oozeball Tournament.

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Downtown eye doctor shows off her rims
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 04/21/2012 - 4:28pm.

As a part of the Rims on the River car show, a downtown optometrist saw an opportunity to showcase some of her own rims.

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