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US appeals court upholds Obama health care law
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 12:32pm.

A federal appeals court in Cincinnati has upheld President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.

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Kudzu Jesus discovered in Lenoir County
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 12:15pm.

Many Christians believe Jesus can be found anywhere. In southern Lenoir County, he may be found on a utility pole.

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Man walking downtown shot in jaw
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 9:44am.

According to the victim, the assailants began to run away toward Fourth Street, but then turned around and shot him in the jaw.

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Bank of America in $8.5B mortgage settlement
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 8:03am.

Bank of America and its Countrywide unit will pay $8.5 billion to settle claims that the lenders sold poor-quality mortgage-backed securities that went sour when the housing market collapsed.

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Real Salt Lake shuts out Hammerheads
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 06/28/2011 - 10:50pm.

The Wilmington Hammerheads showed they belonged on the same field with an MLS team on Tuesday in the third round of the US Open Cup Soccer Tournament. Two late goals in the first half for Real Salt Lake proved to be the difference in the game as Real Salt Lake advances in the national championship for pro soccer.

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Post 10 sweeps doubleheader against Laney, sets up league title game Thursday
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 06/28/2011 - 10:36pm.

video Wilmington Post 10 has a chance to win the regular season league title on Thursday thanks to a doubleheader sweep on Tuesday against the Wilmington Laney legion baseball team. Post 10 will host Morehead City on Thursday at Buck Hardee Field.

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Pastors join forces with police to fight crime
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 06/28/2011 - 9:45pm.

video It's called "Boots on the Ground." The program combines local pastors and Wilmington Police to provide guidance and resources for troubled individuals in the community. The men and women of God are walking the streets, offering advice, and counseling those who live in high crime areas.

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STORMTRACK 3: First tropical system forms, no threat to southeastern NC
Submitted by Jerry Jackson on Tue, 06/28/2011 - 9:25pm.

Tropical Storm Arlene has become the first system of the 2011 Atlantic Hurricane Season. The system is forecast to intensify slightly as it heads toward Mexico this weekend.

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ONLY ON 3: Attorney & wife's run-in with trooper leads to letter to Gov. Perdue
Submitted by on Tue, 06/28/2011 - 8:28pm.

video A Raleigh attorney is making some big accusations against a Highway Patrol trooper here in New Hanover County. Hoyt Tessener says the trooper accused his wife of driving drunk, but that's just the start of the accusations that Tessener made in a nine-page letter to the Gov. Bev Perdue.

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JUST ADD HOPE: First Fruit Ministries
Submitted by Asha Dave on Tue, 06/28/2011 - 4:50pm.

video We often hear from viewers who want to see more coverage of positive things going on in our community. In an effort to do this, we are showcasing the people and groups doing good around our area and how you can get involved through a series of stories called "Just Add Hope." First Fruit Ministries in Wilmington helps feed the hungry and give the homeless shelter. But the charity is also giving the people it helps life skills to get them on their feet.

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