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Fall 2020 motorcycle rally kicks off in Myrtle Beach

The 2020 Myrtle Beach Fall Bike Week Motorcycle rally in Horry County kicks off on Monday, Sept. 28, and goes through Sunday, Oct. 4.

NCDOT sending out more than $132 Million in Powell Bill funds

The N.C. Department of Transportation has begun distributing nearly $132.7 million in State Street Aid to Municipalities, also known as Powell Bill funds, to 508 municipalities across the state.

Sampson County bridge closing for emergency repairs

The N.C. Department of Transportation will temporarily close a bridge on a Sampson County highway for emergency repairs.

US judge orders stop to Postal Service cuts, echoing others

A federal judge in Philadelphia has joined others around the country in ordering the U.S. Postal Service to halt recent service cuts.

Sen. Harris, Lara Trump to make campaign visits in NC on Monday

On Monday, Wake County will serve as another stop in the campaign trail for two political figureheads: Democratic vice presidential nominee, Sen. Kamala Harris and the president's daughter-in-law, Lara Trump.

Military suicides up as much as 20% during pandemic

Within the ranks of the storied 82nd Airborne Division in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, 10 soldiers have taken their own lives so far this year.

Federal judge postpones Trump ban on popular app TikTok

A federal judge on Sunday postponed a Trump administration order that would have banned the popular video sharing app TikTok from U.S. smartphone app stores around midnight.

Amazon to kick off holiday shopping with October Prime Day

Amazon is looking to kickstart holiday shopping early this year. The company said Monday that it will hold its annual Prime Day sales event over two days in October. That's because the pandemic forced it to be postponed from July.

Sheriff: 1 wounded in shooting at NC haunted house

Authorities say one person was wounded in a shooting at a Halloween haunted house attraction in North Carolina.

Greensboro taking steps toward more transparency with police

City officials in the North Carolina city of Greensboro say they plan to spend more time studying police interactions with the public and to regularly release information on police officers’ job performance.

Trump campaign sues to block mail-in ballot rule changes

President Donald Trump’s campaign committee and the Republican National Committee has sued to block North Carolina election officials from enforcing rule changes that could boost the number of ballots counted in the presidential battleground state.

Walker lost in North Carolina woods saved after 2-day search

A 31-year-old woman has been rescued after a search to find her in a patch of thick North Carolina woods spanned two days.

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New Hanover GOP fixes error on ‘Wilmington for Trump 2020’ billboard

A campaign billboard in downtown Wilmington supporting the re-election campaign of President Donald Trump got lots of people questioning who paid for its placement. 

Authorities investigating ‘Zoom bombing’ of North Carolina church

Authorities are investigating after someone committed a so-called “Zoom-bombing” of a North Carolina church’s virtual worship service.

18-year-old charged in fatal shooting at NC mobile home park

A North Carolina sheriff's office has charged an 18-year-old with first-degree murder in a fatal shooting at a mobile home park.

ISS resupply rocket launch will be visible in North Carolina tonight

People in North Carolina, including the coast, looking skyward will catch a glimpse of the rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station.