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Twitter says Rose McGowan’s account restored after suspension

Rose McGowan's Twitter account has been suspended, temporarily muting a central figure in the allegations against Harvey Weinstein.

Only 16% of Puerto Rico has power 3 weeks after Hurricane Maria

Three weeks after Hurricane Maria made landfall, only 16 percent of Puerto Rico's residents have electricity, the Department of Defense said on Wednesday.

Eminem looks to ‘stomp’ Trump with lyrical tirade

Eminem has unleashed a lyrical tirade against President Donald Trump, saying he "came to stomp."

In historic change, Boy Scouts to let girls in some programs

Embracing a historic change, the Boy Scouts of America announced Wednesday plans to admit girls into the Cub Scouts starting next year and to establish a new program for older girls using the same curriculum as the Boy Scouts.

Utah police officer who handcuffed, dragged nurse in video fired

Salt Lake City Police made the decision to fire Detective Jeff Payne after an internal investigation found he violated department policies when he arrested nurse Alex Wubbels.

Suspect in Texas campus officer killing captured

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he has mobilized state law enforcement resources to help Lubbock and Texas Tech University police investigate the fatal shooting of a campus police officer.

Trump says US should change tax law to punish NFL

President Donald Trump is suggesting the U.S. change its tax laws to punish organizations like the NFL if members are "disrespecting" the national anthem or flag.

Second grader calls Cam Newton out on Twitter

The comment was not seen as funny to millions of football fans who happen to be female. One of these fans took Newton to task on Twitter.

Police: Student confessed to killing Texas Tech campus cop

A Texas Tech University student confessed to killing a campus police officer who had been booking him on a drug possession charge.

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Lane closures scheduled to preserve Brunswick county bridge

N.C. Department of Transportation plans to work to preserve a Brunswick County bridge is scheduled to begin this weekend and last for several months.

Good Shepherd Center prepares to reopen with full meal service and day shelter

Wilmington's Good Shepherd Center prepares to open its Soup Kitchen doors for full-time weekday breakfast and lunch distribution, and the day shelter will also offer services to homeless people in the Cape Fear.

UNCW issued latest Covid-19 requirements

UNCW will temporarily require face coverings in indoor settings. 

Volunteers needed for clean up at Riverfront Park

Cape Fear River Watch and Island Wildlife - Cape Fear Region are partnering together to clean up Riverfront Park at 10 Cowan St. and the surrounding downtown area on Sunday.