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NC man charged with using a sword to stab Husky to death

Police have arrested a Cary man after his neighbors reported he used a sword to stab his dog to death.

Another major quake hits Nepal, epicenter near China border

Another strong earthquake has hit Nepal near the Chinese border between the capital of Kathmandu and Mt. Everest.

‘Steady trail of macaroni salad’ leads to burglary arrests

Authorities say a trail of macaroni salad leading away from a western New York restaurant helped police track down three burglary suspects.

Sea lion pup bunks with sailor for Mother’s Day

Mother's Day may have been a bit of a bust for a baby sea lion in San Diego - and a bit of a surprise, too.

‘Good neighbor’ company now linked to NC motorist program

North Carolina's initiative to help stranded roadside motorists for free now has a "good neighbor" supporting it.

Demonstrators ask McCrory to stop new NC abortion bill

Abortion-rights advocates have returned to the Executive Mansion to urge North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory to block a bill that would extend the waiting period for the procedure from 24 hours to 72 hours.

GlaxoSmithKline, UNC form company aiming to find AIDS cure

GlaxoSmithKline and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are teaming up to form a company which will look for a cure for AIDS.

Woman killed driving similar car in SC shootout

Authorities say a 36-year-old woman was shot to death in North Charleston because she was driving the same type of car that was involved in a shootout near Interstate 26.

Attorney: George Zimmerman not seriously hurt after shooting

A lawyer for George Zimmerman says his client wasn't seriously injured after being involved in a shooting in Florida.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Summer Card Incentive Pays Off, Expands to Cape Fear

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is expanding the number of locations providing $25 Summer Cards to offset the time and transportation costs of getting vaccinated.

AMC Theatres celebrate cinema week with all you can eat popcorn

In celebration of Cinema Week, AMC is firing up its popcorn machines and inviting guests to arrive hungry, as moviegoers can enjoy “All You Can Eat” popcorn with the purchase of any size popcorn beginning today. 

Brunswick County Health Services to hold COVID-19 vaccination clinic at WWAY Event Center

Brunswick County Health Services will be hosting several pop-up vaccination clinics this week including one at the WWAY Event Center in Leland. Appointments are not required for these special clinics. 

McDonald’s announces when its new loyalty program will launch

McDonald's will launch its first-ever nationwide loyalty program July 8. It's aimed at expanding McDonald's customer base and enticing existing patrons to be more loyal in the highly competitive world of fast food.