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Duplin Co. man arrested for first degree rape of child
A Duplin County man is in jail on first degree rape charges. 32 minutes ago
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Deadly wreck raises questions about intersection’s safety
After a deadly wreck in Hampstead over the weekend, questions are being raised about the safety of the road it happened on. Folks told us they are concerned about the speed limit in this part of Highway 17 not being enforced. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:41pm
Man died from a presumed drowning on Figure Eight Island. (Photo courtesy: Ronald Gaitros)
Man identified in Figure 8 drowning
Deputies say the man who was pulled from the waters at Figure Eight Island died from a presumed drowning. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:40pm
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IRS says thieves stole tax info from 100,000
The IRS says thieves used an online service provided by the agency to gain access to information from more than 100,000 taxpayers. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:21pm
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Man pleads guilty to attempted rape of Wilmington woman
Even before the first juror could be seated Tuesday, convicted sex offender Clarence Jacobs pleaded guilty in the attempted rape of a woman he assaulted inside her Racine Drive apartment last summer. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 3:20pm
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Teacher of the Week 2014-2015 recap
As students and teachers finish up the last couple weeks of this academic school year, we honor the men and women named Teacher of the Week on more time. 2 minutes ago
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House bill extending NC abortion wait period heard in Senate
A House proposal to add rules on abortion in North Carolina is getting more debate in the Senate. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 7:08am
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2 FIFA vice presidents among 7 arrests in Zurich
U.S. authorities say two current FIFA vice presidents are among the seven soccer officials arrested and detained in Zurich by Swiss police at the request of U.S. authorities. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 7:05am
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Tuesday’s east finals playoff roundup: Hoggard, Topsail, West Columbus and Whiteville
We had more than our fair share of state playoff action on Tuesday night as Hoggard, Topsail, West Columbus and Whiteville attempt to move onto the state finals. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:08am
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Wilmington Sharks drop season opener
The Wilmington Sharks dropped their 2015 season opener on Tuesday night at Buck Hardee Field. The Sharks next home game will be Thursday. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 11:42pm
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NSFW, photo bomb now in dictionary
"Photo bomb" and "NSFW" are phrases and acronyms you probably thought were just slang. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 9:38pm
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Gator found in Tampa Bay with part of its snout missing.
Alligator photographed with only half a snout
A Florida woman spotted an alligator missing the top half of its snout in Lake Hancock near Tampa, Fla. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 8:48pm
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Record setting beekeeper stung 2000+ times
Wearing only his underpants, Gao Bingguo set a new Guinness World Record after he covered himself with almost 1.1 million bees, collectively weighing 240 pounds. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 7:55pm