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Guitar rock legend Eddie Van Halen dies of cancer at 65

Musician Eddie Van Halen has died of cancer. He was 65.

Dad dances to cheer son up during chemotherapy

When the Yielding family of Fort Worth was told COVID-19 protocols at Cook Children’s Medical Center would only allow one parent to be with their teen son for chemotherapy treatment, they were saddened.

‘Avengers’ and ‘Game of Thrones’ star Diana Rigg dies at 82

The pair were an impeccably dressed duo who fought villains and traded quips in a show whose mix of adventure and humor was enduringly influential.

Thousands ask to replace Confederate memorial with Chadwick Boseman statue

The late Chadwick Boseman was known as a hero, both on and off the screen. Now, thousands of people want to honor him like one, by replacing a Confederate memorial with a statue of the actor.

‘Black Panther’ star Chadwick Boseman dies of cancer at 43

Actor Chadwick Boseman, who played Black icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown before finding fame as the regal Black Panther in the Marvel movies, has died of cancer.

Washington coach Ron Rivera has a form of skin cancer

Washington Football coach Ron Rivera has been diagnosed with a form of skin cancer.

Battling cancer, SC woman pushing for Disney to create bald princess

Just a few months ago, life was going great for Natalie Thomas.

John Lewis, lion of civil rights and Congress, dies at 80

John Lewis, who carried the struggle against racial discrimination from Southern battlegrounds of the 1960s to the halls of Congress, has died. He was 80.

Justice Ginsburg says cancer has returned, but won’t retire

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she is receiving chemotherapy for a recurrence of cancer, but has no plans to retire from the Supreme Court.

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NCDHHS discusses the North Carolina impacts from the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services held a press conference today to discuss the recent reports of rare blood clots related to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. 

Local reaction to Johnson and Johnson vaccine hold

The CDC and FDA recommended a pause on the Johnson and Johnson vaccine Tuesday morning. According to both, the vaccine has been connected to six cases of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.

Lewis Strawberry Nursery & Farm begins strawberry picking season

After months of anticipation, the Lewis Strawberry Nursery now has thousands of ripe red strawberries ready for you to pick and enjoy. 

Cape Fear seeing a major rise in high-end home sales

The Cape Fear experienced a major rise in luxury home sales towards the end of 2020, and the market boom is showing no sign of slowing down any time soon.