Two NYPD cops 'assassinated' in Brooklyn ambush
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 12/20/2014 - 8:57pm.

videoTwo New York City police officers were "assassinated," shot "execution-style" as they sat in their patrol vehicle in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn, city officials said.

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One-Day Blitz collects more than 9 tons of food for Salvation Army
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/19/2014 - 9:57pm.

videoOnce again the Wilmington community has set a record for generosity during WWAY's Help for the Holidays One-Day Blitz to restock the Salvation Army's food pantry.

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Lower gas prices mean more holiday fun
Submitted by Taylor Yakowenko on Sun, 12/21/2014 - 6:13pm.

Gas prices are lower than they have been in years around the holidays, and for those heading out of town that is a Christmas miracle in itself.

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'I Can't Breathe, Hands up Don't Shoot' rally held Saturday
Submitted by Helen Holt on Sat, 12/20/2014 - 5:28pm.

video The New Hanover County Chapter of the NC Black Leadership Caucus sponsored a rally on Saturday at St. Stephens AME Church in downtown Wilmington. This peaceful protest was against the police-involved violence across the nation in hope for change.

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Barber shop gets free renovations, now paying it forward
Submitted by Helen Holt on Sat, 12/20/2014 - 11:12am.

video Bigg Redd's Barber Shop on the corner of 4th and Brunswick streets in downtown Wilmington recently received free renovations from Coastal Construction Company, now they are paying it forward by giving children under 12 free hair cuts Saturday.

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Insurance commissioner rejects industry request to raise homeowner's rates
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/19/2014 - 11:51pm.

video Homeowners in southeastern North Carolina should expect lower insurance rates starting next summer. It comes after North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin rejected the insurance industry's request to raise homeowner's insurance rates by an average of about 25 percent.

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Candlelight vigil helps Carolina Beach heal
Submitted by Taylor Yakowenko on Fri, 12/19/2014 - 11:04pm.

videoCarolina Beach Lake Park was filled with members of the island community. They opened their hearts to those affected by the fires earlier this month.

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Website started for UNCW track, $115K raised so far to save program
Submitted by Chris Brown on Fri, 12/19/2014 - 4:35pm.

video A website has been started to save the UNCW track program. Even with more than $115,000 already raised on the site, university officials say it will not change the future of the cut program.

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Investigators: 3rd dine-and-dash suspect arrested while shoplifting
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/19/2014 - 1:49pm.

video Investigators say the third suspect in a dine-at-dash at a Monkey Junction restaurant was arrested last night while allegedly committing another crime.

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Legislature, Congress maps upheld by NC high court
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/19/2014 - 1:45pm.

The North Carolina Supreme Court has upheld the boundary lines for General Assembly and congressional districts drawn by Republicans three years ago that helped the GOP strengthen its grip on legislative seats.

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