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Man charged with rape, kidnapping five days after prison release

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Held at knifepoint and raped by someone she knew. The suspect? A man just released from prison. Full story...
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Cape Fear Museum sends Confederate flag away for preservation

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With gloves on and ready to pack, museum staff wrapped, packed and boxed the second of two Civil War-era flags today. They're going to Minnesota on Monday to be conserved. Full story...
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Blue Dog McIntyre votes against extending unemployment benefits

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The 10 Democrats opposing, including nine members of 54-member fiscally conservative Blue Dog Coalition were: Reps. Marion Berry (Ark.), Baron Hill (Ind.), Heath Shuler (N.C.), Bobby Bright (Ala.), Jim Cooper (Tenn.) Glenn Nye, (Va.), Betsy Markey (Colo.), Walt Minnick (Idaho) and Mike McIntyre (N.C.). Full story...
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Second NHC Superintendent candidate quizzed by parents

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video Superintendent finalist Dr. Tim Markley introduced himself to the New Hanover County community Thursday night. Full story...
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Non-Profit exec explains personal charges on corporate credit card

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WDI Director admits to using corporate card to buy cigars and groceries for himself. Full story...
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New billboards put God back into pledge

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videoIt's a billboard battle that's become heated over the last month. It all started when NC Secular posted a billboard which read simply "One nation indivisible." Now, faith groups are joining together to state their case for God's place in the pledge. Full story...
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Wilmington unveils new sidewalk cafe rules

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Under the proposal the definition of restaurant would change to include coffee shops and other food and beverage related businesses. All sidewalk cafes would have to close by eleven p-m, and they would be limited to no more than 50 percent of the city sidewalk. Full story...
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Jurors see video of ex-cop interviewed about assault allegations

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videoThursday marked day two for the trial involving former Wilmington Police officer Wotzvely Perez. Perez is charged with assault on a female and sexual battery. The state called at least three people to the stand to testify, which helped shed new light on the case. Full story...
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Police make arrest in Carolina Beach arson

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Ron Christopher Gist, 33, is charged with the fire at 910 Carolina Beach Avenue North on June 29. Full story...
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Testimony focuses on claims police chief, sheriff were drunk on duty

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video The plot thickens in a Brunswick County trial in which a former Holden Beach cop says she was discriminated against and fired because she's a woman. Full story...
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