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Virus’ effect on world economy grows more alarming

Concerns about the coronavirus outbreak's threat to the world economy grew Saturday, even after President Donald Trump denounced criticism of his response to the threat as a “hoax" cooked up by his political enemies.  

Person in Washington state first in US to die from new virus

Officials in Washington state say a person has died of COVID-19, the first such death in the United States.

‘People are paranoid’: UNCW students abroad impacted by coronavirus

UNCW cancelled the spring break study abroad trip to Italy after the spread of coronavirus. But students are already there.

Survey says many Americans won’t buy Corona beer due to Coronavirus

Corona beer isn’t making any changes to its advertising despite the name’s unfortunate similarity to the deadly coronavirus.

The No. 1 way to prevent coronavirus isn’t wearing a face mask

As fears over the coronavirus outbreak spread, thousands of Americans are clamoring to buy face masks in an effort to protect themselves, sending prices soaring and leading manufacturers like 3M to ramp up production.

Police department offers to test your meth for coronavirus

Police in Wisconsin are encouraging people to turn in meth so they can check it for the coronavirus.

NHRMC prepares for potential coronavirus outbreak

New Hanover Regional Medical Center says it is prepared for a potential coronavirus outbreak.

County leaders make preparations as Coronavirus spreads to U.S.

As the deadly Coronavirus makes its way into the United States, county leaders in the Cape Fear are staying prepared in case the potentially deadly virus spreads to North Carolina.

Markets down, Facebook cancels show: Virus hits businesses

Facebook says it is canceling its annual conference for developers because of concerns about the virus outbreak.

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New Hanover County inspector provides insight into Miami building collapse

A deadly apartment building collapse in Florida has many asking what caused the tragedy, and a local building inspector is offering some perspective.

Two-vehicle accident impacts traffic near Isabel Holmes Bridge

Wilmington Police and emergency personnel responded to multiple calls of a traffic accident in the area of the Martin Luther King Parkway and the Isabel Holmes Bridge Thursday night.

One victim shot Thursday evening in Wilmington

Police responding to the scene found one man who was shot. He is currently in surgery at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

US to keep about 650 troops in Afghanistan after withdrawal

Officials say that will be a temporary move until a more formal Turkey-led force is in place.