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Taxi driver to strike holiday weekend, others back out
"Then, all of a sudden, it just started taking over," Ranj said. "People just need work. There is employment there. I give that to Uber. There is employment there." Fri, 07/03/2015 - 4:52pm
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NEW DETAILS: Man shot, assaulted, during home invasion near UNCW
There are new details about a shooting during a home invasion near UNCW. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 11:41pm
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Wilmington teen headed for DC to lobby for type 1 diabetes
"I've known many people who have said, 'I would just love love love to have that technology, but my insurance company just doesn't cover it,'" Medlicott said. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 5:41pm
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128 new U.S. citizens celebrate in Southport
Fourth of July weekend 128 people from all over the world became American citizens. 11 minutes ago
The Confederate flag-topped Dodge Charger "General Lee" remains an icon of the TV show "Dukes of Hazzard." (Photo: Joe Ross/MGN)
Bubba Watson to remove Confederate flag from ‘General Lee’
Golfer Bubba Watson says he's painting over the Confederate flag on his car -- one of the cars used in "The Dukes of Hazzard" television series. Fri, 07/03/2015 - 8:42pm
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Former Laney Buccaneer Jeff Ferrell gets the call up from Detroit Tigers
Will Jeff Ferrelll make his MLB debut tonight in Detroit? The 2009 Laney High School graduate has been called up to the big leagues by the Detroit Tigers. Fri, 07/03/2015 - 7:04pm
Sharky the Mascot
Four Sharks make summer league All-Star squad in Coastal Plain League
Four Wilmington Sharks made the east squad for the 2015 Coastal Plain League All-Star Game in Florence, South Carolina later this month. Former Ashley slugger Chance Shepard, a member of the Edenton Steamers, will also make the trip to Florence. Fri, 07/03/2015 - 6:47pm
41st Annual Cape Fear Rugby Sevens Tournament starts Saturday in Ogden
There's going to be a rugby invasion this weekend in Wilmington. It's a holiday tradition, but it's more than just a sporting event. It's a social event that brings rugby players from all across the country to the Port City. Fri, 07/03/2015 - 6:38pm
Props from Blue Velvet
Wilmington Film Museum gives movies new life
The Wilmington Film Museum has set up shop at the Hannah Block Community Arts Center. Fri, 07/03/2015 - 5:20pm
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Boating officials: Wear your life jacket
If North Carolina's boating safety coordinator could drill one rule into the minds of people on the water, it would be: Wear your life jacket. Fri, 07/03/2015 - 12:19pm
fayetteville
Police say armed man at Fayetteville mall is soldier
Authorities say a Fort Bragg soldier has been charged with creating a panic at a North Carolina mall after appearing there with an assault rifle and other military gear. Fri, 07/03/2015 - 9:26am
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Governor on shark bites: Don’t swim near fishing areas
Governor Pat McCrory says state officials are looking at what can be done after the seventh shark attack along the North Carolina coast this year. Fri, 07/03/2015 - 8:20am