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DSS investigating after mother leaves infant in Charlotte, police say

Department of Social Services is investigating after police said a woman abandoned an infant Thursday night in west Charlotte.

Wilmington man facing more child sex assault charges

The man accused of sexually assaulting a child faces even more charges.

Pender and Brunswick counties accepting applications for heating help

In two weeks, Pender and Brunswick counties will begin accepting applications to its Low Income Energy Assistance Program.

Adult protective services reports rising in New Hanover

The number of adult protective services reports in New Hanover County grew by 15.5 percent in one year, according to the county Department of Social Services.

Bill requiring refugees to register passes SC state Senate

The South Carolina Senate has passed a bill setting up a registry for refugees that could be the first of its kind in the country if it becomes law.

Child abuse case expanding in Union County

Officials investigating a Union County couple accused of handcuffing a boy to the porch with a dead chicken around his neck are now trying to determine if nearly three dozen children the couple cared for were abused.

2 naked women, children tie up Charlotte traffic

Police say traffic came to a stop on a busy Charlotte street over the weekend when two naked women and two naked children walked down the road.

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White House begins talks with lawmakers on COVID-19 relief

Top aides to President Joe Biden have begun talks with a group of moderate Senate Republicans and Democrats on Biden's proposed $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package.

Delaware picks up come from behind win over UNCW Men’s Basketball

A 10-foot jumper by senior guard Ryan Allen with 15.9 seconds left lifted Delaware to a 67-62 victory over UNCW, salvaging a split of the Colonial Athletic Association men's basketball series on Sunday afternoon in Trask Coliseum.

Biden to lift Pentagon’s ban on transgender people serving in military

Multiple people familiar with the matter confirm to ABC News that President Joe Biden is expected to sign an executive order on Monday that will lift the Pentagon’s ban on transgender people serving in the military.

‘Barney Miller,’ ‘Sanford and Son’ actor Gregory Sierra dies

Gregory Sierra, who had memorable roles in the 1970s sitcoms “Barney Miller” and “Sanford and Son,” has died after battling cancer. He was 83.