US appeals court upholds Obama health care law
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 12:32pm.

A federal appeals court in Cincinnati has upheld President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.

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Parachute design questioned in Fort Bragg death
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 12:20pm.

The Army is investigating the death of an 82nd Airborne paratrooper who died during weekend training in North Carolina while using a new style of parachute.

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Kudzu Jesus discovered in Lenoir County
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 12:15pm.

Many Christians believe Jesus can be found anywhere. In southern Lenoir County, he may be found on a utility pole.

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Man walking downtown shot in jaw
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 9:44am.

According to the victim, the assailants began to run away toward Fourth Street, but then turned around and shot him in the jaw.

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Bank of America in $8.5B mortgage settlement
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 8:03am.

Bank of America and its Countrywide unit will pay $8.5 billion to settle claims that the lenders sold poor-quality mortgage-backed securities that went sour when the housing market collapsed.

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Sanford man shoots himself while showing safety
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 7:25am.

Lee County sheriff's deputies say a Sanford man shot and killed himself while showing friends the safety of his new gun.

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Statesville cab driver killed over cab fare
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 7:22am.

Police say a cab driver has been shot to death in Statesville.

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Ban on plastic bags returns to Outer Banks
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 06/29/2011 - 6:51am.

Soon there won't be a question of paper or plastic on the Outer Banks.

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Pastors join forces with police to fight crime
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 06/28/2011 - 9:45pm.

video It's called "Boots on the Ground." The program combines local pastors and Wilmington Police to provide guidance and resources for troubled individuals in the community. The men and women of God are walking the streets, offering advice, and counseling those who live in high crime areas.

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STORMTRACK 3: First tropical system forms, no threat to southeastern NC
Submitted by Jerry Jackson on Tue, 06/28/2011 - 9:25pm.

Tropical Storm Arlene has become the first system of the 2011 Atlantic Hurricane Season. The system is forecast to intensify slightly as it heads toward Mexico this weekend.

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