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2020 Minor League Baseball season cancelled

Baseball’s minor leagues canceled their seasons because of the coronavirus pandemic, and the head of their governing body said more than half the 160 teams were in danger of failing without government assistance or private equity injections.

North Carolina snaps losing streak with win over NC State

Garrison Brooks scored 30 points to help North Carolina end a seven-game losing streak with an 85-79 victory over North Carolina State.

China virus cases increase as more preventive measures taken

A 60-year-old American is among the new fatalities in Wuhan.

Hornets come up short against Magic at home

Nikola Vucevic scored 22 points, Aaron Gordon had 16 points and 12 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic snapped a five-game skid with a 112-100 win over the Charlotte Hornets.

ECU Men’s Basketball sees upset bid fall short against Wichita St.

Wichita State  outlasted East Carolina 75-69 on Wednesday in the American Athletic Conference opener for both teams.

Panthers place QB Cam Newton on IR; out for regular season

The Panthers have placed quarterback Cam Newton on injured reserve, meaning he can’t play for the rest of the regular season.

Nationals top Astros in Game 7 to win 1st World Series title

Kendrick and Rendon homered in the seventh inning as the Nationals overcame a two-run deficit, rocking the Houston Astros 6-2 Wednesday night to win the first title in franchise history.

Local football teams ranked in latest AP Poll

Two Cape Fear area teams find themselves ranked inside the top 10 in the latest Associated Press High School football poll. 

Reimer records 47 saves as Hurricanes improve to 4-0

Ryan Dzingel scored two goals and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Florida Panthers 6-3 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory to begin the season, equaling the best start in franchise history.

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Woman’s writes loving obituary for her golden retriever goes viral

Charlie the golden retriever was "the best boy" and a huge part of Sallie Gregory Hammett's family since he was an 8-week-old puppy.

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.