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Miss America eliminates swimsuits and won’t judge on looks

The Miss America Organization is dropping the swimsuit competition, saying it will no longer judge contestants on their appearance.

Dozens of turtles found dead on New Jersey beach

Dozens of dead diamondback turtles were found dumped on a New Jersey beach earlier this week.

Winning ticket for Mega Millions jackpot sold in New Jersey

A winning ticket for a giant lottery jackpot estimated at $521 million has been sold in New Jersey.

VIDEO: Students walk out after teacher orders: speak ‘American’

Several students walked out of their New Jersey high school after a teacher was caught on camera telling a student who was speaking Spanish to "speak American."

Obama campaigning in Va, NJ, as he returns to political life

Former President Barack Obama is stepping back into the political spotlight for the first time since leaving the White House.

Salmonella sickens 150 people who attended chili and chowder cook-off

Health officials say about 150 people living in eight states have been sickened by salmonella after attending a chili cook-off in Virginia.

Bees at center of swarm, attack moved from suburbia to farm

Police say that the New Jersey beehive at the center of an attack on a beekeeper and his wife has been moved to a farm.

Hearing in Penn State frat pledge’s death set to resume

A preliminary hearing is set to resume Monday for 18 Penn State fraternity members who are facing charges in connection with the February death of a pledge after a night of drinking.

Christie defends use of beach closed to public amid shutdown

Gov. Chris Christie is defending his use of a beach closed to the public during New Jersey's government shutdown, saying he had previously announced his vacation plans and the media had simply "caught a politician keeping his word."

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Free COVID-19 testing site opening in New Hanover County

Starting Tuesday there will be a new way to get tested for COVID-19 in New Hanover County for free.

Barrett confirmed as Supreme Court justice in partisan vote

Amy Coney Barrett is headed to to the Supreme Court.

North Carolina to get nearly 3.2M BinaxNOW virus tests

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says it’s sending nearly 3.2 million rapid coronavirus tests to North Carolina.

Large Biden/Harris campaign sign knocked over, ‘racist’ spray painted over it

A Brunswick County man says he's put up several Biden/Harris signs along the road, many ending up gone and a large one in Ocean Isle Beach has been vandalized.