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Elections boards caught off guard by subpoenas

Federal prosecutors have backed off requiring North Carolina elections officials from providing tens of millions of ballots and voting documents before the end of the month.

Tribune calls off $3.9B buyout by Sinclair

Tribune withdrew from its $3.9 billion buyout by Sinclair, ending a bid to create a massive media juggernaut that could have rivaled the reach of Fox News.

Charlottesville driver faces federal hate crime charges

Federal hate crime charges were filed Wednesday against a man accused of plowing a car into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, killing a woman and injuring dozens more.

In reversal, Trump signs order stopping family separation

Bowing to pressure from anxious allies, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday ending the process of separating children from families after they are detained crossing the U.S. border illegally.

Standards panel requiring training by school-based officers

The panel that sets education standards for North Carolina law enforcement has decided all officers assigned to public schools must complete training about their on-campus work.

Justice Department won’t release report on North Charleston Police Department

The U.S. Justice Department has refused to release a report on the North Charleston Police Department after the shooting death of an unarmed black man by a white officer in South Carolina.

AG Jeff Sessions vows crackdown on leaks of classified information

Attorney General Jeff Sessions pledged on Friday to rein in government leaks that he said undermine American security, taking an aggressive public stand after being called weak on the matter by President Donald Trump.

Tillis sponsors one of two bi-partisan bills to protect special counsel in Russia probe

Senators introduced two bipartisan bills Thursday aimed at protecting Special Counsel Robert Mueller from being fired by President Donald Trump as both parties signaled resistance to any White House effort to derail the investigation into Russian meddling in last year's election.

AG Jeff Sessions testifies about Comey firing, Russia connections

Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee about his connections to Russia and the firing of FBI Director James Comey.

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Mayor’s Christmas tree lighting ceremony

Friday night at six o'clock Southport will officially kickoff the holiday season.

Ex-firefighter alleges discrimination, harassment in lawsuit

ASHEVILLE, N.C. - A female ex-firefighter is suing a North Carolina fire department, saying the fire chief deprived her of her duty and inflicted...

North Carolina deputy shot; suspect in custody

WENTWORTH, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina deputy was shot in the leg Thursday night when a woman took a gun from her husband...

Holiday Cooking with Chef Neff: Leftover turkey and collard soup

Once you're tired of turkey sandwiches and casseroles, what's left to do with the Thanksgiving leftovers? Chef Dean Neff of Wilmington's Seabird restaurant recently met with WWAY's Donna Gregory to demonstrate a cool way to make a hot soup.