Getting bin Laden: How the mission went down
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/02/2011 - 10:40am.

The helicopter carrying Navy SEALs malfunctioned as it approached Osama bin Laden’s compound at about 3:30 p.m. ET Sunday, stalling as it hovered. The pilot set it down gently inside the walls, then couldn’t get it going again. It was a heart-stopping moment for President Barack Obama, who had been monitoring the raid in the White House Situation Room since 1 p.m., surrounded by members of his war cabinet.

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First strands on bin Laden gathered in CIA prison
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/02/2011 - 10:26am.

Officials say CIA interrogators in secret overseas prisons developed the first strands of information that ultimately led to the killing of Osama bin Laden.

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Congressman, Senators react to bin Laden's death
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/02/2011 - 10:11am.

Southeastern North Carolina's representatives in Congress have issued statements about the death of terrorist leader Osama bin Laden.

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Police: Suspect kills himself after wounding cop
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/02/2011 - 9:39am.

Fayetteville police say a man suspected of shooting and wounding an officer has died after shooting himself during a standoff with police.

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THE LATEST: Osama bin Laden is dead
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/02/2011 - 8:30am.

Elite American forces descended on a compound in Pakistan in helicopters, killing bin Laden and three other men, along with a woman being used as a human shield. There were no U.S. casualties.

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Fayetteville police search more blacks than whites
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 05/02/2011 - 6:29am.

Fayetteville police stop and search black drivers more often than white drivers.

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Duncan plans to visit Durham school on NC trip
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 05/02/2011 - 6:28am.

The Secretary of Education is coming to Durham to highlight efforts to turn around low-performing schools.

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New Hanover man shot and killed
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Sun, 05/01/2011 - 8:33pm.

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly shooting that happened early Sunday morning.

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Wilmington springs for Zack
Submitted by Katie Harden on Sun, 05/01/2011 - 6:12pm.

video The Mayo family is in the fight of their lives. After a serious accident sent 10-year-old Zack Mayo to the hospital last year, doctors discovered he had tumors on his liver and lungs. That’s when their lives changed forever. Now, the community says this is the least they could do.

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Hundreds gather to celebrate Wilmington Earth Day
Submitted by Katie Harden on Sat, 04/30/2011 - 4:07pm.

Hugh MacRae Park was packed Saturday with people celebrating our planet.

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