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Florida becomes 3rd state to hit 1 million coronavirus cases

Florida on Tuesday became the third U.S. state to surpass 1 million confirmed COVID-19 cases.

NHRMC to host blood drive in honor of girl with rare cancer

New Hanover Regional Medical Center is hosting a special blood drive for American Red Cross of the Cape Fear Area.

Local doctor discusses COVID-19 study

One doctor at New Hanover Regional Medical Center is part of another COVID-19 research trial, but it's not for a vaccine.

New Hanover County sees more people getting tested for COVID-19

With the holiday season in full swing, New Hanover County is seeing more people get tested for COVID-19.

Moderna asking US, European regulators to OK its virus shots

Moderna Inc. says it will ask U.S. and European regulators to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine as new study results confirm the shots offer strong protection.

Home nurse dies saving paraplegic patient from fire

The Louisiana state fire marshal says a 64-year-old home nurse has died saving her 71-year-old paraplegic patient from a fire.

Meghan Markle opens up about her ‘unbearable grief’ after a miscarriage

Meghan Markle has revealed she suffered a miscarriage in July this year, writing in the New York Times on Wednesday of the deep grief and loss she endured with her husband Prince Harry.

27 COVID deaths at Illinois vets nursing home prompts probe

State officials have launched investigations into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans nursing home in Illinois that has infected nearly 200 residents and staff members, and killed 27 veterans.

Trump makes late-term bid to lower prescription drug costs

President Donald Trump's administration is trying to close out major unfinished business on lowering prescription drug costs.

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Woman, 70, filmed allegedly poisoning husband’s coffee with roach killer multiple times

A 70-year-old woman in has been arrested after being filmed allegedly poisoning her husband’s coffee with ant and roach killer on more than one occasion.

‘The Hop Yard’ opens second location in downtown Wilmington

A brand new craft beer shop and bar on Grace Street in downtown Wilmington has its official debut yesterday, opening its doors to customers with a little English flavor. 

New Hanover parents rally against Plan A push back, want kids back in school

Sunday, parents and students gathered near Ashley High School, protesting the New Hanover County Board of Education's decision to delay Plan A full-time in-person learning for elementary schools.

Wilmington Jewish Film Festival streaming ‘Aulcie’ online through Monday evening

The Wilmington Jewish Film Festival is streaming a film online through Monday about  the life of an African-American basketball player recruited to play for the Israel Maccabi team.