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Bladenboro man sentenced to 7 years after confrontation with deputy

A Bladenboro man is sentenced to seven years behind bars after he raised a rifle to confront a deputy. Marcus Theodore Hill, 30, pleaded guilty to possession of a firearm by a convicted felon on March 18.

Illinois town votes to ban ‘assault rifles,’ fine violators up to $1,000 per day

The Chicago suburb of Deerfield, Illinois voted on Monday to ban the possession, sale, and manufacture of assault weapons and large capacity magazines to "increase the public's sense of safety."

Dick’s Sporting Goods ends sale of assault-style rifles in stores

Dick's Sporting Goods, one of the nation's largest outdoor gear retailers, ends sale of assault-style rifles in stores.

Woman robs Fayetteville Sprint store with ‘assault rifle,’ police say

A woman holding an assault rifle stole cellphones from a Fayetteville Sprint store on Good Middling Drive, police said.

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UNCW says no students have tried using fake vaccine cards to bypass testing requirements

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Suspect arrested after officer-involved shooting

The suspect then veered at the deputy as the suspect tried to hit the officer with his vehicle. Both WPD and NHCSO fired upon the suspect, striking him at least once.

Resort style rental property project proposed for the town of Navassa

A resort style rental community might be coming to the town of Navassa.