Edwards says he did wrong, did not break law; Actual indictments included
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/03/2011 - 2:49pm.

Former North Carolina senator and two-time presidential candidate John Edwards says he has done wrong but did not break the law. He is charged with soliciting and spending more than $925,000 to hide his mistress and their baby from the public at the height of his 2008 White House campaign.

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ONLY ON 3: Dolly Parton launches pirate show in Myrtle Beach
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/03/2011 - 1:19pm.

video Singer Dolly Parton is hoisting the Jolly Roger in Myrtle Beach as she opens her new dinner theater this weekend. Cacky talked exclusively with Parton this afternoon and will share that interview with you coming up on WWAY NewsChannel 3 at 5:30 p.m.

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Oak Island woman 'ecstatic' after big lottery win
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/03/2011 - 12:55pm.

An Oak Island woman says she'll pay off her car loan and save for her three children after winning big in the lottery.

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NC budget headed soon to dispute with Perdue
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/03/2011 - 12:30pm.

A contentious North Carolina budget headed to Gov. Bev Perdue is getting more heated as Perdue breaks a logjam on unemployment benefits and a Republican leader was heard calling her "incompetent."

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Police identify pedestrian hit and killed
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/03/2011 - 11:56am.

Police say Joseph Larry Brite, 57, walked into the path of an oncoming car. The driver told officers he tried to stop, but didn't have time to brake before hitting the man.

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Gov. Perdue signs Executive Order to restore federal unemployment benefits for 47,000
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/03/2011 - 10:46am.

Gov. Bev Perdue is bypassing state lawmakers and clearing the way for the extension of federal unemployment benefits to some 47,000 North Carolinians who were caught in a tug-of-war between the governor and legislators.

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Royal Oak Concerned Citizens Association suing Brunswick Co. over rezoning
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/03/2011 - 9:34am.

The complaint alleges that the rezoning decision is part of a racially discriminatory pattern and practice of burdening the county’s African American communities with hazardous and unwanted land uses.

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Wilmington auto finance company manager arrested
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/03/2011 - 9:15am.

The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office along with the North Carolina Department of Insurance and Department of Motor Vehicles began investigating into a Wilmington company nearly two years ago that led to a recent arrest last week.

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Free rabies clinic Saturday
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Fri, 06/03/2011 - 8:09am.

There have been two confirmed cases of rabies in New Hanover County this year. You can do your part this weekend to keep your pets safe.

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Assisted suicide advocate Kevorkian dies at age 83
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/03/2011 - 7:57am.

A lawyer and friend of Jack Kevorkian says the assisted suicide advocate has died at a Detroit-area hospital at the age of 83.

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