FDA OKs Botox for certain bladder control issues
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/25/2011 - 7:45am.

The Food and Drug Administration says it has approved Allergan's Botox injection for a new use in patients who have bladder problems caused by spinal cord injury or multiple sclerosis.

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Fort Bragg hub for Hurricane Irene relief supplies
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Thu, 08/25/2011 - 7:13am.

North Carolina's Army base is playing a key role in preparing for Hurricane Irene.

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NC House leader: Pay sterilization plan's victims
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Thu, 08/25/2011 - 6:58am.

One of North Carolina's top legislative leaders says the state should agree next year to pay victims of a state program that forced people to undergo sterilizations decades ago.

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Wilmington Cape Fear Coast re-branded Wilmington N.C. Historic River District & Island Beaches
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 08/24/2011 - 9:39pm.

video The greater Wilmington area was branded as the Cape Fear Coast in the late 1980's and eventually became the Wilmington Cape Fear Coast, but now that name is being left behind and the region is moving forward with the name Wilmington N.C. Historic River District & Island Beaches.

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Boy bitten by a shark at Holden Beach
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 08/24/2011 - 9:25pm.

A 10-year-old boy was bitten by at shark in the water at Holden Beach Wednesday afternoon.

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Hurri-cakes make Irene threat a little sweeter
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 08/24/2011 - 5:06pm.

While everyone in our area hunkers down for Irene, a Wilmington dessert store is looking at the sweeter side of things.

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Thousands wait to see if Irene means soccer tourney canceled
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 08/24/2011 - 4:14pm.

A youth soccer tournament scheduled for this weekend predicted to bring more than $1 million dollars in tax money to the Wilmington area may be canceled because of Hurricane Irene.

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Pender Co. prepares for Irene as tourists decide what to do
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 08/24/2011 - 4:10pm.

video The threat of the Hurricane Irene has people keeping a close eye on the storm, including vacationers and emergency management in Pender County.

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Generators in high demand as Irene approaches
Submitted by IE on Wed, 08/24/2011 - 3:30pm.

While it looks like the worst of Hurricane Irene should stay off the coast, we're not in the clear yet. Many in the Cape Fear are ready to batten down the hatches.

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NC building review finds few quake problems
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/24/2011 - 3:15pm.

A state review of North Carolina government buildings following the East Coast earthquake has found only a few minor problems that may be attributed to the tremors.

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