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Nassib becomes first NFL player on active roster to come out as gay

More than a dozen NFL players have come out as gay after their careers were over.

NFL Draft: New York Jets pick up UNC’s Michael Carter, Duke’s Chris Rumph II selected by LA Chargers

In the NFL Draft the 118th pick came from the LA Chargers taking Duke's defensive end Chris Rumph II.

Road warriors: Bucs win 31-26 at Green Bay, reach Super Bowl

Brady owns six Super Bowl rings with New England and now heads to his 10th NFL championship game with his new team.

Longtime Carolina Panther Greg Olsen announces retirement from NFL

Olsen made his announcement during the NFL on Fox pregame show ahead of the NFC Championship Game. He will join the Fox NFL coverage beginning next season.

Chiefs’ Mahomes cleared to play in AFC championship

He returned to take the majority of snaps in a light workout Wednesday, then did the same again during the longest practice of the week Friday.

Samuel does best McCaffrey impression in Panthers’ win

Wide receiver Curtis Samuel set career highs with 106 yards receiving and 52 yards rushing in Carolina's 20-13 victory that spoiled Washington's first chance to clinch the NFC East.

Behind the screen: How networks have adjusted to airing NFL

Interviews for pregame features are being done remotely, announcers are socially distanced while being separated by plexiglass, and sideline reporters are in the stands.

Christian McCaffrey expected to be activated from injured reserve this weekend

McCaffrey appears on track to play against the Kansas City Chiefs, but his snap count is to be determined.

Ryan, Falcons avenge earlier loss to Panthers, 25-17

Carolina was driving late, but Atlanta stalled the rally when Blidi Wreh-Wilson intercepted Teddy Bridgewater near the Falcons’ 10-yard line with 1:04 remaining.

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After months of work, repairs still needed at downtown Wilmington’s River Place

In recent months, the luxury apartments and condos at River Place, a long-awaited $80 million development on Wilmington's riverfront, have turned into temporary construction sites as workers wearing safety vests and hard hats have repaired building-wide defects.

Target plans for zero waste, emissions by 2040

Retail giant Target is pledging to reach zero waste and emissions by 2040.

COVID-19 Vaccine Summer Card Incentive Pays Off, Expands to Cape Fear

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is expanding the number of locations providing $25 Summer Cards to offset the time and transportation costs of getting vaccinated.

AMC Theatres celebrate cinema week with all you can eat popcorn

In celebration of Cinema Week, AMC is firing up its popcorn machines and inviting guests to arrive hungry, as moviegoers can enjoy “All You Can Eat” popcorn with the purchase of any size popcorn beginning today.