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Wilmington riverfront voted best in US
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 3:30pm.

videoIt's official. Wilmington has the best riverfront in the United States. The downtown riverfront got the most votes in USA Today's 10Best Riverfronts in America poll.

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Wilmington in running for best riverfront
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Wed, 09/24/2014 - 3:42am.

videoUSA Today is ranking some of the nation's best riverfronts, and Wilmington is in the running. There are 20 American riverfronts in the contest, but only the top 10 will make the list.

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Topsail Beach among top uncrowded beaches on east coast
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 3:46pm.

Think beaches in our area are too crowded? Well, believe it or not, one of the best uncrowded beaches is right here.

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Britt's Donuts helps Carolina Beach Boardwalk to national food ranking
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 06/18/2013 - 2:45pm.

video Britt's Donuts has been a staple at the Carolina Beach Boardwalk since 1939. USA Today recently named Carolina Beach the eighth best boardwalk in the country when it comes to food, and Britt's was the reason why.

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300 lb. shark jumps into fishing boat
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/10/2013 - 9:52am.

Tom Roston Jr. and Clint Simek freaked out after a 300 lb., 8'4" Mako shark jumped into their small fishing boat while they were shark fishing off the New Jersey shore.

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HEALTHWATCH: FDA might tighten reins on Vicodin
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/10/2013 - 12:01pm.

For the millions of patients across the nation who rely on Vicodin for relief from severe pain, the new rules could sharply restrict the number of pills they can get and drastically increase the number of doctor visits necessary to get them. Many patients who can now get a six-month supply would need to visit their doctors every 30 days to renew a prescription.

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USA TODAY: First look: Hough and Duhamel in 'Safe Haven'
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 11:11am.

"Usually, Nicholas Sparks movies tend to be strictly romance novels-slash-movies," says Julianne Hough, who stars as Katie Feldman, a secretive woman on the run who lands in the sleepy town of Southport, N.C. "What's fun about Safe Haven is it's got a thriller aspect to it."

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'USA Today' story uncovers problem with criminal sentencing
Submitted by Asha Dave on Fri, 06/15/2012 - 4:05pm.

video A recent change in federal law means some folks may be wrongfully serving time in federal prison. Our story stems from an investigation in "USA Today" centered around a man from Elizabethtown sitting in jail for a crime he did not technically commit.

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New 'Bachelorette' season will be 'drastically different'
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/14/2012 - 10:00am.

video A Bachelorette season with no hot tub scenes? No overnight dates?

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USA Today/Gallup Poll: 51% agree with Obama's endorsement of gay marriage
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/11/2012 - 3:04pm.

More than half of Americans say they approve of President Obama's stance that same-sex couples should be allowed to marry legally, but 60% say that his shift in position will have no bearing on how they vote in the November election, according to a new USA TODAY/Gallup poll.

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