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South Carolina police: Man steals patrol car, wrecks it

Authorities say a man broke into a South Carolina police officer's home, took his patrol car and then wrecked it.

Rapper treated for opioids during police search of plane

A federal agent who was at a Chicago airport to search a private plane that rapper Juice WRLD and his entourage had arrived in administered the opioid antidote Narcan to the performer, who briefly woke up incoherent but later died, authorities said Monday.

Narcan available in Las Vegas vending machines

Narcan can now be obtained in vending machines in the Las Vegas.

Police: Naked woman tries to bite off man’s genitals

Police in South Carolina are investigating after a man says a naked woman tried to bite his genitals.

Details emerge on hours leading up to Demi’s alleged overdose

New details are emerging about what happened before singer Demi Lovato's apparent overdose on Tuesday.

Life-saving drug program draws mixed responses

A drug credited with saving lives is now available free to the public in New Hanover County. But is it doing more harm than good?

Horry County Police: 22 lives saved with Narcan

Officers for the Horry County Police Department have administered Narcan 23 times, saving 22 lives since getting the medicine in July 2017.

Fayetteville police officer treated with Narcan after fentanyl exposure

According to Fayetteville police, an officer is in the hospital after being exposed to fentanyl.

Police seize, spill FL man’s ashes after mistaking them for heroin, family says

When police in Manchester, Maine responded to a car crash last weekend, they used Narcan to revive the unresponsive driver from a suspected opioid overdose and seized a powdery substance found in the glove compartment.

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Person falls off Oak Island Pier, clings to piling until rescued

A man was rescued from the ocean Wednesday morning after they fell off the end of the Oak Island Pier, according to Oak Island Water Rescue. 

‘Negative, uncivil’: Voters react to chaotic first 2020 presidential debate

People around the nation and right here in the Cape Fear are still digesting the fiery debate Tuesday night between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden.

Common mistakes to avoid when voting absentee

Nearly 20,000 absentee ballots requested and almost 7,500 ballots returned and approved in Brunswick County with two weeks away from the beginning of early voting.

Carolina Beach requests permit to bring back wheelchair-friendly mats

The Town of Carolina Beach and a local organization are both still pushing to bring back wheelchair-accessible beach mats.