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Supreme Court rules against homeowners in toxic water case
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 06/09/2014 - 9:35am.

The Supreme Court says a group of homeowners in North Carolina can't sue a company that contaminated their drinking water because a state deadline has lapsed.

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Woman gets life in slaying of great aunt after pleading guilty to murder
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 05/21/2014 - 9:17am.

A 32-year-old Newport woman has been sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to first-degree murder and other charges in the slaying of her great aunt nearly two years ago.

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North Topsail town leaders consider hold on big beach houses
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 05/12/2014 - 7:34am.

North Topsail Beach is considering a moratorium on permits for big beach houses while town officials review regulations for high-occupancy homes.

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Woman charged after car goes into Jacksonville creek with infant in car
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 04/18/2014 - 9:50am.

State troopers say a woman distracted while arguing with a passenger drove off a road in Onslow County and into a creek with her 9-month-old baby in the car.

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Man arrested for bomb threats in Onslow County
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/07/2014 - 9:32pm.

A Jacksonville man is in custody accused of making several bomb threats in Onslow County. The Onslow County Sheriff's Office says deputies arrested Gerald Jackson, 18, at his home Monday after serving a search warrant to look for evidence of the offenses.

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Onslow County man charged with 58 sex crimes including rape and incest
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 9:13pm.

videoBruce Edward Green faces dozens of charges including rape, incest, child abuse and indecent liberties with a child. The Onslow County Sheriff's Office said the investigation began when one of the alleged victims came forward. Then, investigators said they discovered there were many more.

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Records: Man accused of crash that killed four had prior traffic charges
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/17/2014 - 11:31am.

videoThe man accused of causing a quadruple-fatal crash in Onslow County over the weekend was supposed to be in court Monday on prior charges, including reckless driving and DWI.

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Police: Body found in vehicle that went over a bridge
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 02/01/2014 - 8:31pm.

One vehicle and an unidentified body was recovered from the waters under Sewell Bridge one quarter mile east of New River Saturday, according to the Jacksonville Department of Public Safety.

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UPDATE: Second Marine claims to be victim in sex extortion case
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/27/2013 - 1:48pm.

videoAccording to warrants from the Jacksonville Police Department, the investigation began when the Marine told officers Wednesday that he had met a person he thought was a female on the social networking site, MeetMe.com. The Marine said he agreed to meet this person at a home on King Street in Jacksonville.

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Wilmington women arrested for theft in Jacksonville
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/29/2013 - 11:30am.

videoA pair of Wilmington women spent at least part of Thanksgiving in jail after Jacksonville Police say they stole more than $6,000 worth of merchandise this week.

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