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With millions taking flight for Christmas, some advice on dealing with airline troubles
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Thu, 12/22/2011 - 4:32pm.

video Millions of people will take to the skies this holiday season. Unfortunately, all too often traveling by plane can be a nightmare. So how can you effectively make your complaints or suggestions to the big airlines?

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Dewey Hill won't seek reelection
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 12/22/2011 - 4:00pm.

Rep. Dewey Hill, who represents Brunswick and Columbus Counties, will finish his tenth term next year, but will not run again. After spending 20 years in Raleigh, Hill says it's time for someone else to bring some new ideas to the table.

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Onslow shooting victim 'alert and talking with family'
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/22/2011 - 3:48pm.

Deputies in Onslow County are investigating a shooting. Sheriff Ed Brown said a man was shot three times.

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Neighbors spring to action to save puppies from house fire
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Thu, 12/22/2011 - 3:42pm.

video Neighbors rallied together last night to try to save a Leland home. Although the house at the end of Jennifer Court suffered significant fire damage, neighbors were able to help contain the fire and even saved a few puppies.

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FIRST ON 3: Sen. Berger tells Mayor Saffo to back off fighting annexation law, or else
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/22/2011 - 2:56pm.

Sen. Phil Berger has informed the mayors of several cities and the North Carolina League of Municipalities that should the cities continue to fight this new law in court, the General Assembly – which holds the sole Constitutional Authority over municipal boundaries – will simply create permanent municipal lines to stop these cities from imposing forced annexation.

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Motrin caplets that may work slowly recalled
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/22/2011 - 2:23pm.

Johnson & Johnson has issued another recall of Motrin pain relievers, at least the sixth in two years. This time, it's because the pills may not dissolve and begin working as soon as intended as they approach their three-year expiration date. That could delay relief of pain.

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Walmart pulls formula after baby's death
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/22/2011 - 2:21pm.

Walmart and health officials awaited tests Thursday on a batch of powdered infant formula that was removed from more than 3,000 stores nationwide after a Missouri newborn who consumed it died from a rare infection.

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FIRST ON 3: Short YouTube clip pokes fun at Charles Warren
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/22/2011 - 1:26pm.

A short YouTube clip was e-mailed to many people around Brunswick County Thursday poking fun at DSS Chairman Charles Warren.

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