A Bolivia man is being held under a $750,000 for allegedly poaching Venus flytraps.

Operation Medicine Drop is a partnership between Safe Kids North Carolina, North Carolina Department of Justice, Drug
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Warner Bros. chief Kevin Tsujihara, one of the highest ranking Hollywood executives to be felled by sexual misconduct allegations, stepped down from the studio Monday following

Robin Roberts is returning to sports for one night, hosting ABC's coverage of the first round of the NFL draft on April 25.

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$750,000 bond for man accused of poaching Venus flytraps

A Bolivia man is being held under a $750,000 for allegedly poaching Venus flytraps.

Red Bull to film extreme athletes at Frying Pan Tower

Frying Pan Tower, once a Coast Guard light station, located more than 30 miles off the Cape Fear coast will soon become the stage for some of the world's most talented athletes as they perform wild stunts and Red Bull will be there to catch it all on camera.

State to hold medication take-back dropoff event in Wilmington Monday

Operation Medicine Drop is a partnership between Safe Kids North Carolina, North Carolina Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Agency, and the State Bureau of Investigation.
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Town council talks about resolutions to Cape Fear Crossing routes

It's a nearly ten mile proposed road and bridge that crosses the Cape Fear River. It's been discussed for years and we're one step closer to knowing where it might be located. 

Warner Bros.’ chief Tsujihara steps down following scandal

Warner Bros. chief Kevin Tsujihara, one of the highest ranking Hollywood executives to be felled by sexual misconduct allegations, stepped down from the studio Monday following claims that he promised roles to an actress with whom he was having an affair.

Robin Roberts hosting first night of NFL draft on ABC

Robin Roberts is returning to sports for one night, hosting ABC's coverage of the first round of the NFL draft on April 25.
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Days draw closer to popular strawberry farm seasonal opening

Two things are sure signs of spring in our area-- seasonal allergies and the opening of the Lewis Nursery and Farm for fresh berry-picking. Now, workers are busy getting ready for their opening day this Friday. 

UNCW’s Lenderman named CAA softball Pitcher-of-the-Week

This past weekend Lenderman went 2-1 in the circle for UNCW softball. She finished the week with a .33 ERA to earn the CAA Pitcher-of-the-Week.

Supreme Court agrees to hear deadly DC sniper shootings case

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider Virginia's plea to reinstate the life-without-parole sentence of a man who as a teenager participated in sniper shootings that terrorized the Washington, D.C., region in 2002.

US drug czar says border wall will reduce influx of drugs

President Donald Trump's drug czar says the president's plan for a U.S.-Mexico border wall would save American lives by helping stem the flow of illegal drugs into the country.
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CFPUA currently unable to process electronic payments

If you're trying to pay your CFPUA bill with a credit card, you might run into a problem.

‘Staircase’ documentary prosecutor died of natural causes

An autopsy says natural causes claimed the life of a North Carolina prosecutor found dead at home last year amid attention over "The Staircase" documentary series.

Warren Buffet to award $1M a year to employee who wins March Madness contest

Omaha billionaire investor Warren Buffett wants to give somebody one million dollars a year for the rest of their life--but there is a catch.
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Man to drink only beer during Lent

The season of Lent means Christians are fasting and giving up certain pleasures or vices. One Ohio man is taking a page from history.

Are eggs healthy? New students warns against eating too many

A new, large study may serve up some confusing advice for egg lovers.
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Beto O’Rourke says he raised $6.1M online in 1st 24 hours

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke raised more than $6 million online during the first 24 hours after he announced his White House bid, the highest first-day number reported by any candidate, his campaign said Monday.

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Robin Roberts hosting first night of NFL draft on ABC

Robin Roberts is returning to sports for one night, hosting ABC's coverage of the first round of the NFL draft on April 25.

UNCW’s Lenderman named CAA softball Pitcher-of-the-Week

This past weekend Lenderman went 2-1 in the circle for UNCW softball. She finished the week with a .33 ERA to earn the CAA Pitcher-of-the-Week.

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Red Bull to film extreme athletes at Frying Pan Tower

Frying Pan Tower, once a Coast Guard light station, located more than 30 miles off the Cape Fear coast will soon become the stage for some of the world's most talented athletes as they perform wild stunts and Red Bull will be there to catch it all on camera.

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