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DA: No charges for North Carolina officer in fatal shooting

A North Carolina district attorney says no charges will be filed against a police officer who fatally shot a Black man who pointed a sawed-off shotgun at the officer.

North Carolina city enacts curfew, state of emergency

A city in North Carolina has declared a state of emergency after a police officer fatally shot a Black man, resulting in recent demonstrations.

NC newspaper publisher resigns after apologizing for cartoon

The editor and publisher of a North Carolina newspaper has resigned after running a syndicated cartoon that has been criticized as racist.

Fired Cook Out cashier accused of refusing to serve officer: ‘I love Roxboro police’

The woman fired by Cook Out after allegedly refusing to serve a Roxboro police officer says stories circulating online about their encounter are not true.

Chief: Restaurant fired cashier who refused to serve officer

A police chief says a North Carolina fast-food restaurant has fired at least one employee after a cashier refused to serve an officer.

Police: Man took unconscious woman’s purse

Police are looking for the man who allegedly took a woman's purse after she passed out in a store.

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WWAY 5th Quarter: February 26, 2021

The 2021 high school football season started with a bang on Friday night with five teams from the Cape Fear in action. WWAY Sports Director Tanner Barth brings you the highlights and final scores from the 5th Quarter.

US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J&J

Shipments of a few million doses could begin as early as Monday.

Lady Gaga’s dogs recovered safely

Lady Gaga had offered a $500,000 reward for the safe return of the dogs.

Bars open indoor spaces Friday night

Downtown Wilmington looked a whole lot different Friday night. Starting at five o'clock, bars could open indoors at 30 percent capacity.