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Mom meets 911 North Carolina operator who helped deliver her baby at home

A woman who called 911 when she went into labor at her home got a chance to meet the operator who talked her through the delivery.

‘Born-alive’ abortion measure clears North Carolina Senate

North Carolina's Senate has approved a bill to require doctors to provide the same duty of care for children born alive after attempted abortions that they would for any other newborn child.

North Carolina abortion ban after 20 weeks before appeals court

The constitutionality of North Carolina’s ban on abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy is being weighed by a federal appeals court.

Woman gives birth to 9 babies

Mali’s Ministry of Health says a Malian woman has given birth to nine babies after only expecting seven.

Nurses, doctor help ‘lucky’ mom who gave birth on flight

A woman has unexpectedly given birth on an hourslong flight from Utah to Hawaii with the help of multiple medical experts who were in the right place at the right time.

Bill would ban shackling pregnant inmates

Some pregnant women in North Carolina prisons and jails face the possibility of giving birth in restraints.

Effort to keep pregnant NC prisoners healthy limits shackles

There’s a bipartisan effort to better care for pregnant North Carolina prisoners and jail inmates before and after they deliver their babies.

Utah dads to be required to pay half of pregnancy costs

Utah’s governor has signed a law requiring biological fathers to pay half of a woman’s out-of-pocket pregnancy costs.

OBGYN says there is no evidence that COVID-19 vaccine causes infertility

From the beginning of the pandemic misinformation has been circulating about the virus and more recently the vaccine. Health care professionals have worked continuously to dispel any myths or rumors that pop up.

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Strike dodged with deal between film and TV crews, studios

An 11th-hour deal was reached Saturday, averting a strike of film and television crews that would have seen some 60,000 behind-the-scenes workers walk off their jobs and would have frozen productions in Hollywood and across the U.S.

Hundreds of people gather at the New Hanover County Arboretum for Pumpkin Palooza

Today, hundreds of people gathered at the New Hanover County Arboretum for the 4-H Pumpkin Palooza yesterday evening.

One national retail chain held a hiring event at all of its Wilmington locations to prepare for the holiday rush

Today one national retail chain held at all of its locations in the local area, ahead of the holiday season rush.

Veg-Out Festival held in Wilmington’s Riverfront Park showcased vegan and vegetarian vendors

Today, a festival held in downtown at the Riverfront Park gave attendees a chance to learn about vegan and vegetarian lifestyles.