Senator Harper Peterson has sponsored a bill in the General Assembly to reboot the state's film tax credit program.

A chemical maker's North Carolina plant may have broken federal law by failing to notify the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency before it started manufacturing and repurposing

At least one person was killed and four police officers wounded when a shooter opened fire at an industrial park in Aurora, Illinois, officials said Friday.

The investigation into black actor Jussie Smollett's account of being beaten in a racist, anti-gay attack took another turn Friday when Chicago police said two men arrested

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North Carolina lawmaker files bill to reinstate film tax credit program

Senator Harper Peterson has sponsored a bill in the General Assembly to reboot the state's film tax credit program.

Battle of Moores Creek Bridge to be reenacted for 243rd anniversary

After the government shutdown threaten an upcoming event at the Moores Creek National Battlefield, turns out it will take place after all. 
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EPA hits Chemours for not notifying on new compounds

A chemical maker's North Carolina plant may have broken federal law by failing to notify the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency before it started manufacturing and repurposing new industrial compounds, the agency said this week.

Tillis doesn’t believe Trump’s national emergency is solution

County one of North Carolina's senators among Republicans who disagree with President Donald Trump's decision to declare a national emergency to build a wall along the US border with Mexico.
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Officials: 1 dead, 4 police wounded in Illinois shooting

At least one person was killed and four police officers wounded when a shooter opened fire at an industrial park in Aurora, Illinois, officials said Friday.

Sewer work may cause lane closures on Wooster, South College roads

Drivers may experience temporary lane closures on portions of Wooster Street and South College Road starting Monday as Cape Fear Public Utility Authority conducts inspections and maintenance on sanitary sewer mains.

Break from Brogden? Some Wilmington schools cut from holiday tourney

After a 25-year run, the historical Brogden Holiday Basketball Tournament might never again feature all four Wilmington public high schools.
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Kaepernick, Eric Reid settle collusion grievances with NFL

Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid have settled collusion lawsuits against the NFL.

Freeman Park closed as crews set up for beach nourishment project

Freeman Park in Carolina Beach is temporarily closed to prepare for the upcoming beach nourishment project.

Insurance companies request homeowners’ rate increase for mobile home policies

The North Carolina Rate Bureau has filed a request to increase homeowners’ insurance rates for mobile home policies with the N.C. Department of Insurance.
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Chicago police arrest 2 suspects in attack on Smollett

The investigation into black actor Jussie Smollett's account of being beaten in a racist, anti-gay attack took another turn Friday when Chicago police said two men arrested in the case are also black.

CBS Sports Network to premiere “Althea & Arthur” documentary

Arthur Ashe and Althea Gibson are two legends of the sport of tennis. As the first black athletes to cross the color barrier in international tennis, Ashe and Gibson helped to inspire generations of young athletes after them to get involved in the sport.
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Adopted daughter gives North Carolina pastor transplant

Billy Houze is the pastor of the First Baptist Church of Lawndale. An area of the state that's in desperate need.

Three boys buy flowers for every girl at school for Valentine’s Day

Three Kansas middle school students went the extra mile to ensure every girl at their school had a special Valentine’s Day.

Nightmare: Man’s car stolen while he’s asleep in back seat

A man's nap in the back of his car in Delaware turned into a nightmare after the car he was sleeping in was stolen and crashed.

Home investor finds staircase booby-trapped with a knife

A Philadelphia real estate investor says a home he was scoping out came with an unadvertised surprise — a stairway booby-trapped with a swinging knife.
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Orange gators are turning heads in South Carolina

A couple of alligators are turning heads in the South Carolina.

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Break from Brogden? Some Wilmington schools cut from holiday tourney

After a 25-year run, the historical Brogden Holiday Basketball Tournament might never again feature all four Wilmington public high schools.
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Kaepernick, Eric Reid settle collusion grievances with NFL

Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid have settled collusion lawsuits against the NFL.

CBS Sports Network to premiere “Althea & Arthur” documentary

Arthur Ashe and Althea Gibson are two legends of the sport of tennis. As the first black athletes to cross the color barrier in international tennis, Ashe and Gibson helped to inspire generations of young athletes after them to get involved in the sport.
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Strong second half leads Northeastern past UNCW men’s basketball

Northeastern outscored UNCW men's basketball by 15 points in the second half to pull away with the 81-77 win.

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