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NOAA weather transmitter off air in Winnabow

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The NOAA Weather Transmitter is unable to broadcast right now out of Winnabow. NOAA has been warning people on Twitter about the outage with the possibility of severe weather Sunday night. If you rely on the radio for severe weather alerts, there are other ways to get notifications. The National Weather […]
Family and friends honor Mason Richardson. (Photo: Dustin Dorsey/WWAY)
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Community remembers Mason Richardson

Friends and family of Mason Richardson came together to live out that message and honor his life, after his life was lost in November in a DWI crash.
Laney will be inducting its Class of 2017 into the Hall of Fame on Friday, January 27. (Photo John Rendleman/WWAY)
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Laney HS to hold Hall of Fame inductions for Class of 2017

Laney High School will be inducting the Class of 2017 into their Hall of Fame on Friday, January 27.
Many gathered Saturday for the Wilmington Women's March. (Photo: Helen Holt/WWAY)
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Hundreds show up and speak out at Wilmington Women’s March

Wilmington Women's March organizers say this was not a protest, but a demonstration of unity.
Deputies say a juvenile was shot and wounded in the parking lot of the Carowinds theme park. (Photo: CNN/WSCO)
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Carowinds adding rides to ‘County Fair’ section

Construction has begun on new rides at the County Fair section of the Carowinds amusement park along the state line between North and South Carolina near Charlotte.
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Lawyers: Police wrongly arrested some on Inauguration Day

Lawyers say some innocent observers, including two journalists, were improperly swept up in a group of 230 people arrested after self-described anti-capitalists began breaking windows in Washington on Inauguration Day.
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North Carolina mountain town hit with anti-Trump graffiti

Several businesses in the North Carolina mountain town of Boone have been hit with graffiti including profane statements about President Donald Trump.
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After mass turnout, can protests turn into political impact?

Organizers of the women's march on Washington and parallel demonstrations around the country have scored a success with huge crowds. But can they transform that into an actual movement?
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Man dies while surfing off North Carolina Outer Banks

BUXTON, NC (AP) — The National Park Service says that a North Carolina man has died while surfing near Cape Hatteras. A park service news release says the death happened Saturday afternoon in the waters off Old Lighthouse Beach. The news release says a bystander noticed that 32-year-old Jordan Bartholomew of Buxton was face-down in […]
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‘Horrible tragedy’ as storm hits rural Georgia

ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on severe weather gusting through the southeastern U.S. (all times local): 4:55 p.m. An emergency official says more people have been killed as violent storms tear across southern Georgia. Sebon Burns, chief deputy emergency management director for Georgia’s Dougherty County, said “fatalities and a lot of injuries” have been reported […]
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Royals’ Ventura killed in car crash in Dominican Republic

KANSAS CITY, MO (AP) — Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura, whose electric arm helped his team win the 2015 World Series title, was killed in a car crash in his native Dominican Republic early Sunday. Royals vice president Mike Swanson confirmed Ventura’s death. He was 25. With the fitting nickname of “Ace,” Ventura burst onto the […]
A statement says President Trump had a phone conversation with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Saturday morning.
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Mexico: President Pena Nieto, Trump have phone conversation

The Mexican government says President Enrique Pena Nieto has spoken by phone with U.S. President Donald Trump.