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Michael Jordan sneakers sell for world record $560K

Michael Jordan's signature Air Jordan shoes from 1985 sell for record-breaking price, Sotheby's says.

Not enough Kobe Bryant gear to go around

More than 24 hours after the tragic death of former NBA Lakers Basketball All-Star Kobe Bryant, many are still in shock.

Transgender worker suing Nike for $1.1 million

A transgender former Nike contractor is seeking $1.1 million in damages from the sporting goods giant for allegedly allowing gender identity-based harassment. 

Nike to release new shoe designed for doctors, nurses

Nike has announced that they are planning to release a new shoe designed specifically for those in the medical field.

Duke probe finds no evidence Nike paid Zion Williamson

Duke says an investigation has found no evidence that former basketball star Zion Williamson received improper benefits.

Kaepernick stirs new controversy for Nike

Nike pulled the Air Max 1 USA shoe, which included a Revolutionary-era U.S. flag with 13 white stars in a circle on its heel, after Kaepernick told the company he and others found the flag offensive because of its connection to an era of slavery, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Avenatti pleads not guilty to defrauding Stormy Daniels

The pugilistic and embattled attorney Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty Tuesday to defrauding his most famous client, porn star Stormy Daniels, and seized the spotlight to toss a barb at President Donald Trump.

Michael Avenatti expects to be indicted in Nike extortion case

Attorney Michael Avenatti said Tuesday he expects to be indicted in the coming days in New York, following his March arrest on charges he tried to extort millions of dollars from Nike.

Michael Avenatti charged with extortion and wire, bank fraud

U.S. prosecutors have charged Trump critic and attorney Michael Avenatti with extortion and bank and wire fraud.

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Too little, too late? Bar owners react to Gov. Cooper’s Phase 3

Governor Roy Cooper announced Wednesday that North Carolina will move into Phase 3 of COVID-19 reopening on Friday, allowing some businesses to reopen for the first time since March.

COVID-19 assistance for farmers market operators and local food hubs

Beginning Oct. 1, farmers markets operators and local food hubs can apply for assistance through the COVID-19 Emergency Aid for Farmers Market Operators and Local Food Hubs program.

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.