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Study: ADHD drugs don't raise heart risks for kids
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 9:24am.

Doctors say that Ritalin and similar medicines that millions of children and teens take to curb hyperactivity and boost attention do not raise their risk of serious heart problems.

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Duke, Progress want new hearing on merger
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 9:13am.

Duke Energy and Progress Energy have asked federal regulators to take another look at their merger proposal.

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Historic Downtown Wilmington tree lighting scheduled for Nov. 25
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 8:27am.

The public is invited to attend a holiday tree lighting on Friday, November 25 in Riverfront Park. The event is presented by City of Wilmington's Recreation & Downtown Services Division and the Downtown Business Alliance (DBA).

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Panel says wild weather worsens
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 8:03am.

Freakish weather disasters - from the sudden October snowstorm in the Northeast US to the record floods in Thailand - are striking more often. And global warming is likely to spawn more similar weather extremes at a huge cost, says a draft summary of an international climate report obtained by The Associated Press.

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Halloween checkpoint leads to dozens of charges
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 7:35am.

Some Halloween partiers got a spook when they got caught in a DWI checkpoint last night at 15th and Market Streets in Wilmington. The sting resulted in more than 60 charges, according to Barb Lynch with the group Justice in Motion.

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NC officials say E. coli victims all visited fair
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 7:30am.

State health officials say the North Carolina State Fair is the focus of the investigation of an E. coli outbreak that has made at least nine people sick.

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Wilmington trick-or-treaters somewhat affected by weather
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 10/31/2011 - 10:15pm.

video Families of trick-or-treaters ran between the raindrops Monday night enjoying all the sights and sounds of Halloween.

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ONLY ON 3: Workers say child ghost may haunt WWAY
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Mon, 10/31/2011 - 5:00pm.

video Much of Wilmington's haunted history has been told again and again. Tonight, though, we have a ghost story you likely have never heard. This spirit does not lurk in a cemetery or prowl the decks of the Battleship North Carolina. This one haunts our station here on North Front Street.

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