Hunting
NC Senate panel OKs Sunday afternoon firearm hunting
A Senate panel has agreed to eliminate North Carolina's long-standing Sunday hunting ban with guns, with an exemption. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 1:01pm
hurricaneforecast
NOAA forecasts 6-11 names storms this hurricane season
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is getting ready to announce its forecast for the Atlantic hurricane season. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:38pm
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Man caught on surveillance video robbing Leland business. (Photo courtesy: Brunswick Co. Sheriff's Office)
Suspect wanted in Leland store armed robbery
Deputies with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office are looking for the man accused of robbing a store at gunpoint. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:40am
Thriftstore
Man charged in hit-and-run crash into thrift store
Oak Island Police say a man was cited in a crash that resulted in another vehicle driving into a thrift store. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:49am
uncsystem
UNC system drops 46 degree programs, consolidates 10 others
The University of North Carolina system has decided to discontinue 46 academic degree programs and consolidate 10 others. 14 minutes ago
Rand Paul (Photo: Michael Vadon/MGN)
Rand Paul blames GOP hawks for rise of ISIS
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul is blaming his own party for the rise of the Islamic State group. 18 minutes ago
Gov. Pat McCrory
Bond referenda on agenda as McCrory, Pope meet GOP lawmakers
Gov. Pat McCrory has visited North Carolina lawmakers to again pitch bond referenda to Republicans in charge of the General Assembly. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:53pm
Ivan Luna (Source: Brunswick County Jail)
Suspect charged with attacks on woman, deputy, jail officers
A Brunswick County man already on his way to jail wound up more charges after he allegedly assaulted a deputy and three jail officers. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:28pm
SeaWorld says its Mako roller coaster will be the tallest and fastest in Orlando when it opens in 2016 (Source: SeaWorld)
SeaWorld plans tallest, fastest roller coaster in Orlando
SeaWorld Orlando plans to build a 200-foot tall roller coaster that will race as fast as 73 mph when it opens next year. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:11pm
fordrecall
Ford recalls nearly 423K vehicles for power steering problem
Ford is recalling nearly 423,000 cars and SUVs in North America because the power-assisted steering can fail while they're being driven. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:57am
Dustin Diamond (Source: Ozaukee County Sheriff)
‘Screech’ goes on trial for bar stabbing
The actor who portrayed Screech on the 1990s TV show "Saved by the Bell" is headed to trial in southeastern Wisconsin where he's accused of stabbing a man during a confrontation at a bar. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:57am
GeneTests
Study reveals flaws in gene testing; results often conflict
The first report from a big project to improve genetic testing shows it is not as rock solid as many people believe. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:49am