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Three NC cities awarded grants to assist in sexual assault cases

Three North Carolina cites have been awarded hundreds of thousands of dollars that will go toward testing and tracking sexual assault kits.

Police: Wilmington detectives solve 25-year-old rape case

Wilmington Police Department detectives say they have solved a 1995 rape case, finally providing closure for the now 50-year-old woman.

Columbus deputies need help finding man accused of raping child

The Columbus County Sheriff’s Office needs your help finding a man accused of raping a child in 2018. 

20 new sexual assault counts for adult film actor Ron Jeremy

Adult film star Ron Jeremy has been charged with 20 new counts of rape or sexual assault involving 12 women and a teenage girl.

Lawyer: Ronnie Long, convicted of 1976 rape, will be freed

The attorney for a North Carolina man who has spent 44 years in prison for a rape he says he didn’t commit will be freed.

Innocent Florida inmate to be released after 37 years

A Florida man who has spent the last 37 years in prison on a rape and murder charge has been ordered released after officials discovered new evidence that proved his innocence.

Golden State Killer admits to dozens of rapes, murders

A former police officer who terrorized California as a serial burglar and rapist and killed more than a dozen people has pleaded guilty to murders attributed to the Golden State Killer.

North Carolina fugitive accused of rape arrested in Arizona

Authorities say a fugitive from North Carolina wanted in a rape case has been arrested in a small Arizona city south of Phoenix.

Columbus County teen accused of trying to rape elderly woman

A teenager is facing rape charges after allegedly breaking into a home in Nakina and trying to sexually assault a woman in her 70s.

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Town of Belville talks food trucks, Riverwalk upgrades, Mayfaire-esque town center

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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.