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Judge blocks NC personal care service rules
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/08/2011 - 2:37pm.

A federal judge has blocked North Carolina's Medicaid office from implementing rules for personal care services that a lawsuit contends has led more than 2,400 people to lose paid assistance at home for things like cooking, bathing and dressing.

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Sandusky released on bail after sex abuse charges
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/08/2011 - 1:26pm.

Ex-Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is out of jail after posting bail a day after being hit with new child sex abuse charges.

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President, first lady to visit Fort Bragg next week
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/08/2011 - 11:32am.

The White House said President Obama will give a speech Wednesday about his decision to finish the war in Iraq at the end of the month and what it means for the nation's future.

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Heiress to former Airlie owner leaves gift to gardens
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/08/2011 - 10:31am.

Just in time for Christmas, Airlie Gardens has received a gift from the estate of a woman who's family once owned Airlie.

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Crews put out housefire at 5th & Meares in Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/08/2011 - 10:13am.

The Wilmington Fire Department says it took about half an hour to bring the fire at 1019 S. 5th Street under control. Firefighters got the call just before 8 a.m.

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Fedora reportedly accepts UNC football job; trustees meet
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/08/2011 - 9:23am.

North Carolina's board of trustees have met to discuss "a personnel matter" after Southern Mississippi coach Larry Fedora accepted an offer to become the Tar Heels' next football coach.

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Four set for UNCW Athletic Hall of Fame
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/08/2011 - 9:20am.

Women's athletics pioneer Sheila Boles, men's golf standout Derek Brown, gifted sprinter Xavier Chisholm and longtime benefactor David Jones will be honored during the ninth induction of the UNCW Athletic Hall of Fame on campus in early February

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ONLY ON 3: Nursing home running without water
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Wed, 12/07/2011 - 11:55pm.

video We discovered a nursing home with no running water when a concerned family member called us and told us about problems at a facility in New Hanover County.

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