Archive - 2013
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New year brings new NC law to protect pets
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/30/2013 - 5:05pm.

videoWith the new year comes new laws, including one designed to protect animals. State leaders amended the existing law on animal shelters, in an effort to help owners find lost pets and relieve overcrowding at shelters among other things.

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Panthers hoping to get healthy with bye week
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/30/2013 - 4:48pm.

Panthers coach Ron Rivera is hoping an extra week off enables his team to get back to full strength and make a run at the Super Bowl.

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Report of someone who fell off Wrightsville Beach jetty leads to empty search
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 12/30/2013 - 4:32pm.

In Wrightsville Beach around 1:30 p.m. someone on the beach called the Coast Guard after they thought someone fell off the jetty and never resurfaced.

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YEAR IN REVIEW 2013: A look at the big stories in news, weather and sports
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/30/2013 - 4:30pm.

videoA summer of gang violence. Police shootings. A leader who can't stay out of the spotlight or the courtroom. 2013 has been another big year for news in the Cape Fear.

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2 Onslow Co. children dead in southwest Alabama crash
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/30/2013 - 4:27pm.

Two children from North Carolina died in a five-vehicle crash in southwest Alabama. State troopers said 7-year-old Naziya Gillis and 9-year-old Nadir Gillis of Camp LeJune were killed when the Dodge Challenger in which they were riding was struck by a tractor-trailer truck.

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NC community college faculty member wins Porsche
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/30/2013 - 4:06pm.

A faculty member at Johnston Community College in Smithfield is the winner of a new Porsche, courtesy of an NC Museum of Art raffle.

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Duke restricts visitors as NC flu deaths reach 8
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/30/2013 - 3:46pm.

Duke University Health Systems is restricting patient visitors because of the rising number of flu cases even as public health officials say a third person in Guilford County has died from the illness.

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Woman arrested after questions about credit cards
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/30/2013 - 1:06pm.

videoNew Hanover County Sheriff's deputies arrested a woman yesterday after responding to a call about possible credit card fraud.

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