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Matthew Wallace no longer on UNCW roster
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 3:45pm.

UNCW's roster isn't quite as crowded today as was earlier in the week. UNCW head coach Buzz Peterson has elected to not renew Matthew Wallace's scholarship.

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FAA shutdown could cost ILM projects, jobs
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 3:35pm.

video A partial shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration is having an effect on our airport. As time goes by before Congress passes a bill to end the shutdown, big projects at Wilmington International are in jeopardy.

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Some prepare for possible storm, but no panic
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 3:30pm.

video Our storm track three meteorologists have been telling us all week about the storm that may head toward the Cape Fear Coast this weekend. Although the storm may stay far off shore, some folks say it's better to be safe than sorry.

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Researchers say soccer study could show human, animal tendency to go right
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 3:24pm.

video Anyone who has played sports competitively knows how important it is to have an edge against your opponent. New psychological research may give athletes just that: an advantage.

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New HIV infections in US hold steady at 50,000
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 2:40pm.

A new government report shows the number of Americans infected with the AIDS virus each year has been holding steady at about 50,000.

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Vilsack: USDA working to ID tainted turkey source
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 2:35pm.

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says the government hopes to find the source of a salmonella outbreak linked to ground turkey "very, very" soon.

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The 'Big Splat' theory: Scientists say Earth once had 2 moons, until they collided
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 2:25pm.

Astronomers theorize that the moons were formed about 4.5 billion years ago, when a giant planet smashed into Earth.

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NC readies for pre-kindergarten storm
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/03/2011 - 2:16pm.

North Carolina educators are preparing for a massive influx of new pre-kindergarten students despite a 20 percent cut in state funding.

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