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Colorado brewery offers beer delivery via reindeer to lucky customers

The winter holidays mean you can expect Budweiser's Clydesdales to be featured prominently. What about Dasher, Dancer, Comet, Blitzen, and the rest?

Trump participates in the annual turkey pardon

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump celebrated the Thanksgiving holiday Tuesday with the traditional pardoning of the national Thanksgiving turkey.

Mystery metal monolith discovered in Utah desert

Utah public safety officers were stunned last week when they stumbled upon what looked like something out of a sci-fi space film, a chrome monolith standing upright deep in the remote desert.

Champion Ken Jennings will be first interim ‘Jeopardy!’ host

“Jeopardy!” says champion contestant Ken Jennings will be the first interim guest for the late Alex Trebek, and the show will try other guest hosts before naming a permanent replacement.

Toy safety group releases annual list of top 10 ‘worst’ toys

A toy safety advocacy group has released its annual list of potentially dangerous toys. The “10 Worst Toys” list released Monday by World Against Toys Causing Harm.

‘Thanksgiving Grandma’ keeps up tradition despite COVID loss

An Arizona woman who drew widespread attention after opening her Thanksgiving table to a stranger she accidentally texted has kept the tradition going, despite losing her husband Lonnie to COVID-19.

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as restaurant closes for virus

A customer left a $3,000 tip for a single beer as a restaurant voluntarily closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Holiday cooking with Chef Dean Neff: Sweet tea-brined spatchcocked turkey

Chef Dean Neff of Wilmington's Seabird Restaurant demonstrates how to spatchcock a turkey, and brine it with a sweat tea and herb mixture for Thanksgiving.

For rookie Thanksgiving cooks, expert tips to avoid disaster

Food experts say Americans nervous about making their first Thanksgiving meals can follow a few basic tips to avoid disaster.

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New Hanover County GOP reacts to overturned voter ID ruling

You might have to present a photo ID to vote in the next election after a court ruling Wednesday, and now the New Hanover County Republican Party is reacting.

Coastal Christian High School sees largest COVID-19 outbreak in state

Coastal Christian High School is currently experiencing the largest coronavirus outbreak of any school or childcare facility in the state according to new data from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.

2020 set up to be the busiest mailing holiday season ever

The coronavirus pandemic has put a damper on the 2020 holiday season, with many people changing their plans this year. It is setting up to be an even busier year for those looking to send and receive packages. 

Wilmington Mustaches for Kids wraps up November fundraiser

You've probably heard of No-Shave November and their fight against cancer, but it's the Mustaches for Kids cause that's taking the Cape Fear by storm.