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New NC moped rules, local tax repeal take effect today
The Division of Motor Vehicles now needs to know more about North Carolina's moped owners and will be offering a new standard license plate option beyond the "First in Flight" theme. 17 minutes ago
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Witnesses describe neighborhood shooting
"When I heard the gun shot I just started pushing all the kids down and I told everybody just to get down," Hall said. Hall said one of the boys took a hit. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 11:12pm
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Wilmington police investigating shooting in Creekwood
Wilmington police are investigating a shooting. It happened this evening on Stewart Circle in Creekwood. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 7:32pm
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Brunswick County leaders create new economic department after board resigns
A meeting of the Economic Development Commission Board of Directors and the Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors in Brunswick County has been canceled today following the resignation of every member. At a county commission meeting, county leaders discussed what to do now. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 5:44pm
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Plenty of places to watch fireworks in the Cape Fear this week
Planning your Independence Day weekend and looking for a place to catch the fireworks? Here’s a day-to-day list of where they are lighting up the sky in the Cape Fear region. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 5:22pm
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Another black church in South Carolina burns; cause unknown
Twenty years after the Ku Klux Klan burned it down, a South Carolina black church, north of Charleston, has caught fire again and authorities are trying to determine why. 38 minutes ago
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USA advances to finals of Women’s World Cup
The US Women's National team defeated Germany Tuesday night in Montreal to advance to the finals of the Women's World Cup. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 10:55pm
Hampstead shooting victim was friends with shooter, police say
Murder victim might have been friends with accused killer
A man shot and killed in Hampstead last week was "comfortable" in the home of the suspect. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 10:53pm
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Habitual felon sentenced to prison
A Wilmington man will serve from six to about nine years in prison for selling drugs and stealing. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 10:45pm
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Hammerheads host St. Louis Wednesday night; fireworks after game
The Wilmington Hammerheads will sport one-of-a-kind camouflage jerseys on Wednesday when they host St. Louis at Legion Stadium. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 10:10pm
BCSO: Do you recognize these suspects?
Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office are asking for the community's assistance in identifying the individual or individuals responsible for a vehicle break-in which occurred in the early morning hours of June 11 in the Meadowlands community of Calabash. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 9:51pm
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Extra second added to clock at last minute
An extra second will be added to the last minute of June 30, 2015. If Tuesday feels longer than your normal Tuesday, you're not imagining it. A leap second will be added to the clock on the last day of June, creating the potential to wreak havoc on computer systems not equipped to handle the change. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 9:25pm
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Being homeless inspires 10 year old to make clothes for homeless
Stephanie Elliot said she was completely taken by surprise when her son, Xavier Elliot, told her that he wanted to make clothes for homeless children, after learning what it was like to be homeless himself. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 7:52pm