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NFL giving free Super Bowl tickets to 7,500 health workers

The NFL says 7,500 health care workers vaccinated for the coronavirus will be given free tickets to next month’s Super Bowl to be played in Tampa, Florida.

Judge rejects possible ‘do-over’ of Rams-Saints playoff game

A quest by two New Orleans Saints ticketholders to force a full or partial do-over of this year's NFC championship game because of a blown "no-call" by game officials was rejected Thursday by a federal judge.

NFL playoff ‘do-over’ lawsuit moved to federal court

A federal judge was set to hear arguments Monday in a longshot-lawsuit seeking a possible do-over of the NFC championship game that ended with a Los Angeles Rams victory over the New Orleans Saints after officials failed to call a late-game penalty.

NFL fines Panthers owner Jerry Richardson $2.75M

The NFL has fined Panthers owner Jerry Richardson $2.75 million after a league investigation into workplace misconduct allegations against him.

Civils rights activists rally outside of NFL headquarters

Civil rights activists protested outside NFL headquarters Friday, calling on team owners to overturn their new national anthem policy and urging a boycott of the league and its sponsors.

NFL targets May vote on new Panthers owner; potential bidder visits stadium

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said the league is still targeting a May vote on a new owner for the Carolina Panthers.

Accounting firm says client wants to buy Carolina Panthers

An accounting firm announced Tuesday that one of its clients wants to buy the Carolina Panthers.

NFL rejects veterans group’s ad for Super Bowl program

The NFL has denied advertising space in the Super Bowl program for a veterans group that declined to alter language about standing for the national anthem.

Goodell: NFL not changing its national anthem policy

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says players should stand for the national anthem, speaking out amid the furor over some players' protests before games.

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Matsuyama becomes first Japanese in Masters green jacket

The victory comes 10 years after the Japanese star was low amateur in the Masters as a teenager.

New Hanover County 4-H holds annual award ceremony virtually

On Sunday, the New Hanover County 4-H held its annual award ceremony celebrating and recognizing the achievements of New Hanover County 4-H members, volunteers, and friends of 2020.

Cape Fear churches continue to adapt worship services during the pandemic

More than one year into the COVID-19 pandemic, and local churches continue to adapt as the pandemic alters their Sunday services.

Deadly shooting near Duke University

People who live in the area say it’s a mostly quiet community made up of families and Duke students.