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Groups ask for restraining order to stop census wind-down

A day after the U.S. Census Bureau said that it has already taken steps to wind down operations for the 2020 census, a coalition of cities and civil rights groups is trying to stop the statistical agency in its tracks.

NC Counts Coalition holds drive-thru census

NC Counts Coalition held a drive-thru census at the Martin Luther King Center Saturday to encourage areas with low turn out rates to register. 

Facebook drops Trump ads after census confusion

Facebook on Thursday began taking down ads for the reelection campaign of President Donald Trump that direct people to a survey labeled a “census,” hours after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said people would confuse it with the once-a-decade head count.

Committee discusses plans for census

A major push to make sure you are counted in the 2020 census.

What the Cape Fear needs to know about the 2020 Census

It's almost time for the 2020 Census, for the first time in a decade, and leaders in Carolina Beach are attempting to educate the public on its importance.

Trump weighs executive order to add census citizenship query

President Donald Trump said Friday he is "very seriously" considering an executive order to try to force the inclusion of a citizenship question as part of the 2020 Census.

Supreme Court allows partisan districts, blocks census query

The Supreme Court says federal courts have no role to play in policing political districts drawn for partisan gain.

NC population grows to more than 9.8 million

The U.S. Census Bureau reports that the population of North Carolina is now approaching 9.9 million people. The bureau released new population estimates for 2013 Thursday. The state's population from the 2010 census was 9.5 million.

Wilmington area second fastest growing in state

video Newly released Census information shows the Wilmington area is one of the fastest growing in the state. That's even without Brunswick County, which was removed from the region's data by the US Office of Management and Budget last year.

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With 12 years of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu coming to a close and the rise of a new coalition of political groups across the spectrum, local Israelis and Palestinians are holding their breath.

Wrightsville Beach firefighters raising money for training center in honor of Jeremy Owens

Wrightsville Beach Volunteer Firefighters are raising money to honor a member of the team who died in November.

Southport Howe Street project entering final stages of road construction

Road construction is still ongoing along Howe Street in Southport, six months after the sewer line replacement project began. 

Vaccinated visitors soon can take off masks at Disney World

It will soon be a lot easier to see smiles again at Walt Disney World in Florida. Starting Tuesday, face masks will be optional for theme park visitors who are vaccinated.