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‘Cards Against Humanity’ buys land to try to stop border wall

The company is launching a promotion that promises to “save America” by stopping construction of a border wall between the United States and Mexico.

Contractors unveil 8 prototypes for Trump’s border wall

Eight different prototypes of President Trump’s border wall were unveiled at the U.S. border with Mexico Thursday.

Border wall prototype construction wrapping up

Contractors working on the border wall prototypes have a week to finish their models. 

Construction begins on border wall prototypes

The federal government said Tuesday that contractors began building eight prototypes of President Donald Trump's proposed border wall with Mexico, hitting a milestone toward a key campaign pledge.

Democrats claim deal reached over DACA, Trump disagrees on Twitter

President Donald Trump fired back at congressional Democrats on Thursday morning after Democrats said the two sides agreed to work together on a legislative package to address the status of young undocumented immigrants.

Advocates stage first big Texas protest against border wall

Hundreds of protesters wearing white and chanting in English and Spanish marched Saturday in Texas' first major protest against a border wall, crossing the earthen Rio Grande levee where President Donald Trump's administration wants to build part of the first phase.

House GOP passes $788B bill for Pentagon, border wall

The House passed a $788 billion spending bill Thursday that combines a $1.6 billion down payment for President Donald Trump's controversial border wall with Mexico with a whopping budget increase for the Pentagon.

Government shutdown, health bill rescue at stake in Congress

Bipartisan bargainers are progressing toward a budget deal to prevent a partial federal shutdown this weekend.

The Latest: Trump criticized by former Mexican president

Former Mexican President Vicente Fox says President Donald Trump's push for his country to bankroll a new southern border wall has "brought back a very strong Mexican spirit."

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Too little, too late? Bar owners react to Gov. Cooper’s Phase 3

Governor Roy Cooper announced Wednesday that North Carolina will move into Phase 3 of COVID-19 reopening on Friday, allowing some businesses to reopen for the first time since March.

COVID-19 assistance for farmers market operators and local food hubs

Beginning Oct. 1, farmers markets operators and local food hubs can apply for assistance through the COVID-19 Emergency Aid for Farmers Market Operators and Local Food Hubs program.

Person falls off Oak Island Pier, clings to piling until rescued

A man was rescued from the ocean Wednesday morning after they fell off the end of the Oak Island Pier, according to Oak Island Water Rescue. 

‘Negative, uncivil’: Voters react to chaotic first 2020 presidential debate

People around the nation and right here in the Cape Fear are still digesting the fiery debate Tuesday night between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden.