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‘Jeopardy!’ season 37 premiere date announced

Ken Jennings, a 74-time champion and recently crowned "Jeopardy!" GOAT (Greatest Of All Time), will join the production this season as a consulting producer

‘World’s loneliest elephant’ okayed to quit zoo for new life

Dubbed the ‘world’s loneliest elephant’, Kaavan has languished at a zoo in the Pakistani capital of Islamabad for more than 35 years.

Lady Gaga dominates at MTV VMAs, The Weeknd wins top award

Lady Gaga cleaned house at the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards, while The Weeknd took home the top prize — and both pop stars sent important messages to viewers about the current state of the world: “Wear a mask” and “Justice for Jacob Blake and Breonna Taylor.”

At age 110 and 104, Ecuador couple certified as oldest married pair

There are longer marriages, but at the moment no other between people so old, according to Guinness World Records - just short of a combined 215 years.

Disney to allow Halloween costumes in park

Starting September 15, 2020 and ending on October 31, 2020, guests can wear costumes to celebrate the Halloween season.

Report: Satellites could change the night sky

Astronomers and stargazers say the metal devices reflect the sun's light and can appear as bright as star constellations.

‘The whole world celebrates’ on-camera birth of panda cub

She is the oldest giant panda to successfully give birth in the United States. 

Easy Italian cooking idea for dinner tonight!

Stay at home orders have more and more families exploring new recipes and fun in the kitchen.   Cliff Vasos of Carrabba's Italian Grill in Wilmington says that pasta recipes can be easy for the home cook and proves it by making Rigatoni Martino.

Columbus Co. deputy helps man who fell in ditch while cleaning debris

A deputy sergeant at the Columbus County Sheriff's Office is being praised after saving an elderly man who fell in a ditch full of water after repairing his mailbox from storm-related debris. 

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New Hanover soccer completes season sweep of Hoggard

The Wildcats won 2-0 at Scott Braswell Stadium Wednesday. 

CFCC students bring to life ‘Our Place,’ an on-campus student run dining room

Cape Fear Community College offers more than 160 programs of study and some overlap, allowing students to work with their peers in hands-on work environments. 

WPD: 17-year-old injured in shooting

Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting.

Children and the COVID-19 vaccine: parents on vaccines for kids ages 5 to 11

When it comes to vaccines for children, Pfizer is one step down, with several more to go.