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Wilmington road closing due to possible sinkhole
A City of Wilmington spokeswoman said parts of River Road will be closed for several days due to a possible sinkhole forming. 12 minutes ago
Crews work to redo the Carolina Beach Arcade site on May 27, 2015
Work underway to rebuild fire-damaged Carolina Beach Arcade
Months after fire destroyed the iconic Arcade on the Carolina Beach Boardwalk, work, including demolition, is underway to makeover the property. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:07pm
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Driver accused of crash that killed toddler, newborn facing new charges
The driver accused in the fatal crash that killed a 2-year-old now faces more charges after the child's newborn brother also died in the incident. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 2:58pm
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Zackery Blaze Priest (Photo courtesy: Bladen-Gaskins Funeral Home )
Clarkton child, 4, drowns in pond near home
The Bladen County Sheriff's Office is investigating the drowning of a 4-year-old boy. Deputies say the child's parents were sleeping in the home when he was able to get out and walk to a pond nearby. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 2:29pm
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NCDOT “Roadeo” held in New Hanover Co.
The NCDOT held a competition Wednesday morning to better train its employees on safety procedures and also provide a bit of entertainment. 3 minutes ago
Apple's CarPlay or Google's Android Auto systems allow a car's dashboard screen to look and function like a smartphone.
GM to offer Android, Apple systems in many 2016 models
By the end of the year, nearly every major automaker will begin offering Apple's CarPlay or Google's Android Auto systems that will allow a car's dashboard screen to look and function like a smartphone. 53 minutes ago
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Man hurt after Market St. robbery, assault
Wilmington Police are investigating an assault and robbery. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 3:55pm
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FCC takes aim at annoying telemarketing calls
It's a top complaint of consumers - those annoying automated telemarketing calls on their landline and wireless phones - and the government is taking note. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 3:35pm
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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. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 2:08pm
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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. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 2:03pm