As Tropical Storm Isaias approaches the Cape Fear, Bald Head Island has declared a state of emergency and has issued a curfew.

The first NASA-SpaceX astronauts have safely returned to Earth after more than two months in space, splashing down near Pensacola, Florida, at 2:48 p.m. ET.

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Bald Head Island issues curfew due to tropical storm

As Tropical Storm Isaias approaches the Cape Fear, Bald Head Island has declared a state of emergency and has issued a curfew.

NHRMC limiting hours ahead of Isaias

New Hanover Regional Medical Center is prepared to care for the community during and after Tropical Storm Isaias. The safety of our patients, employees and providers is our top priority.

#UNSOLVED: Hitch hikers find man stabbed to death in Leland in 1991

The murder of Jerry Millard Lyle, 26, in Brunswick County in 1991 remains unsolved.

Cape Fear residents prepping but not stressing ahead of Tropical Storm Isaias

Isaias is on its way to the Carolina Coast and the Cape Fear is no stranger to severe weather.
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SpaceX Dragon astronauts safely back on Earth after Florida splashdown

The first NASA-SpaceX astronauts have safely returned to Earth after more than two months in space, splashing down near Pensacola, Florida, at 2:48 p.m. ET.

Search and rescue effort concludes for missing Marines, all 8 presumed deceased

After an extensive 40-hour search, the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), I Marine Expeditionary Force (MEF), and the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) concluded their search and rescue operation for seven missing Marines and one Sailor, today.

Convicted felon arrested on gun, drug charges after hit-and-run

On Saturday night, Wilmington Police arrested a man whose car ran off the road and crashed into a church on North 29th Street near Market Street.

Tropical Storm Isaias nears Florida before heading for the Carolinas

Tropical storm watches and warnings now stretch from Florida to parts of the southern New England coast as Tropical Storm Isaias hovers off the Florida coast.
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Wilford Brimley, ‘Cocoon’ and ‘Natural’ actor, dies at 85

Wilford Brimley has died. He was 85.

Police: 14-year-old girl shot in Wilmington

A 14-year-old girl was taken to the hospital after she was shot Saturday night, according the Wilmington Police Department.

NASA astronauts aim for Florida coast to end SpaceX flight

The SpaceX capsule is headed toward a Sunday afternoon descent to Earth.
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Teen with autism celebrates 19th birthday with drive-by parade

Saturday's storms let up just in time for a special birthday celebration.

Oak Island declares state of emergency over Hurricane Isaias

The town of Oak Island has proclaimed that all non-residents are ordered to voluntarily evacuate Oak Island effective at 6 PM on Sunday, August 2nd due to the approach of Tropical Storm Isaias.

Pender County talks Hurricane Isaias preparations

PENDER COUNTY – Pender County Emergency Management is monitoring Hurricane Isaias as it moves in the Atlantic Ocean. The Pender County Office of Emergency Management...

Archaeologists discover the likely source of Stonehenge’s giant sarsen stones

"MYSTERY SOLVED!" tweeted English Heritage, which looks after the site and contributed to the study. "We FINALLY (almost certainly...) know where Stonehenge's giant sarsen stones come from!"

TV stations pull attack ad in North Carolina Senate race

North Carolina television stations have pulled a Republican attack ad against Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Cal Cunningham off the air after his campaign said the ad was not truthful.
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Brunswick County residents, vacationers encouraged to prepare now for Isaias

As Brunswick County Emergency Services continues to monitor the path of Hurricane Isaias, both residents and visitors to Brunswick County’s local beaches and towns are urged to start planning ahead now for the storm.

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