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8 potential jurors advance in Ahmaud Arbery slaying trial

A judge found eight potential jurors qualified to advance Tuesday following intense questioning aimed at finding an impartial jury for the trial of three white men charged with chasing and killing Ahmaud Arbery, whose slaying last year sparked a national outcry.

Three charged with murder of Alabama teen playing in bedroom

Police have charged a third person with capital murder in the killing of a 13-year-old boy who was hit by a bullet that entered his bedroom as he played on an iPad.

Granddaughter, boyfriend charged in 88-year-old’s death

A granddaughter and her boyfriend have been charged with second-degree murder in the death of an 88-year-old Virginia woman, authorities said.

NC woman charged for stabbing 1-year-old in front of officer

A North Carolina woman who stabbed her 1-year-old daughter in front of an officer has been charged with attempted murder, police said.

Fort Bragg soldier arrested in murder of pregnant woman, unborn child

A Fort Bragg soldier has been arrested in connection with the murder of a pregnant woman in Georgia.

Violent crimes in Wilmington down significantly after record-breaking year

Wilmington Police say violent crime is down significantly in the city this year.

Man sentenced to life in prison for murdering elderly Columbus County man

A man charged with murder in the case of a missing 82-year-old Columbus County man was found guilty in court on Friday.

Ex-manager of Highland Games charged with attempted murder

The former office manager of the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games was arrested by state law enforcement officials and faces charges including three counts of attempted first-degree murder, authorities said.

Florida man accused of killing girlfriend, attacking deputy

A Florida man was charged with first-degree murder in the death of his girlfriend after he confessed to his mother and she called police, sheriff’s officials said Monday.

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8 potential jurors advance in Ahmaud Arbery slaying trial

A judge found eight potential jurors qualified to advance Tuesday following intense questioning aimed at finding an impartial jury for the trial of three white men charged with chasing and killing Ahmaud Arbery, whose slaying last year sparked a national outcry.

New Hanover Co. Schools sees significant decrease in suspension rates

The New Hanover County Board of Education held its first meeting since a lawsuit was filed against the board at the Sheriff's Office after unmasked protesters were denied entry to a school board meeting. 

Southwest: We won’t put unvaccinated workers on unpaid leave

Southwest Airlines will let unvaccinated employees keep working past early December instead of putting them on unpaid leave if they apply for an exemption on medical or religious grounds.

New Hanover County puts surplus property on sale to non-profits, then general public

Any remaining property will be offered for sale to the public starting Friday, October 29, 2021, through Monday, November 15, 2021, using GOVDEALS.