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Trump signs bill to end government shutdown

President Donald Trump has signed a bill that temporarily opens the federal government for three weeks, ending the longest shutdown in U.S. history at 35 days.

Dueling Senate bills would end shutdown in different ways

Two different votes are set in the Republican-controlled Senate with the aim to end the partial government shutdown.

Shutdown goes on as Trump offer doesn’t budge Democrats

Thirty-one days into the partial government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans appeared no closer to ending the impasse than when it began, with President Donald Trump lashing out at his opponents after they dismissed a plan he'd billed as a compromise.

Trump offers a ‘Dreamers’ deal for border-money proposal

President Donald Trump sought to break the government shutdown impasse Saturday, offering to extend protections for young people brought to the country illegally as children, if Democrats give him $5.7 billion for his long-promised border wall.

Graham says Trump isn’t giving in on border wall

A Donald Trump ally says the president isn't giving in on his demands for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border - the issue that's led to a partial government shutdown now in its 23rd day.

Pompeo says diplomats’ morale good in shutdown

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says American diplomats' morale remains "good" despite the government shutdown that's left many of them working without pay.

Trump closer to declaring emergency; 800,000 won’t get paid

President Donald Trump is edging closer to declaring a national emergency to pay for his long-promised U.S.-Mexico border wall as pressure mounts to end the three-week impasse that has closed parts of the government and deprived hundreds of thousands of workers of their salaries.

WATCH: Rouzer talks border wall support on House floor

As the government shutdown continues, southeastern North Carolina's voice in the US House expressed his support of President Trump's border wall.

Trump says building wall would be act of ‘love’

Making his case on prime-time TV, President Donald Trump is stressing humanitarian concerns at the U.S.-Mexico border as he tries to convince the American people he must get funding for his long-promised border wall before ending a partial government shutdown that has hundreds of thousands of federal workers facing missed paychecks.

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Brunswick County Schools preparing to welcome back K-5 students

Students across the country are beginning to get back into the swing of learning and some children here in the Cape Fear will be back in the classroom full time next week. 

BCSO: Issue may affect calling 911, call 910-253-7490 instead

According to an alert from the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office, they are experiencing widespread issues that may affect calling 911.

Harris to voters: Don’t give up as Trump rushes court pick

Kamala Harris is urging voters not to be discouraged by Republican efforts to fill a Supreme Court seat before the election.

Officer charged in Breonna Taylor case pleads not guilty

The lone Kentucky detective charged in connection with the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor has pleaded not guilty.