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Bishop: North Carolina priest kept on leave on abuse claims

The Charlotte diocese’s bishop says a priest in North Carolina will continue to be placed on administrative leave after allegations of sexual abuse against him were revealed last year.

Uber rides, sex abuse are subjects of new North Carolina laws

New North Carolina laws taking effect in October are designed to keep Uber and Lyft passengers safe, protect girls from sexual abuse and help people enter state-regulated trades.

Southern Baptists ready to put spotlight on sex-abuse crisis

The Southern Baptist Convention has been entangled in a sex-abuse crisis for the past two years.

Federal court: Duggar sister privacy lawsuit can proceed

A lawsuit filed by four reality show sisters can proceed against an Arkansas city that released confidential information about their alleged sexual abuse by a brother, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.

Report finds Ohio State doc abused 177, officials were aware

A now-dead Ohio State team doctor sexually abused at least 177 male students over nearly two decades, and university officials knew what was going on and did little to stop him, according to an investigative report released by the school Friday.

‘I’ve been assassinated.’ R. Kelly denies sex abuse claims

The R&B singer gave his first interview to Gayle King of "CBS This Morning" since being charged last month with sexually abusing four females dating back to 1998, including three underage girls. Kelly has pleaded not guilty to 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse.

R. Kelly tells CBS ‘I didn’t do this stuff’ in interview

In his first interview since being charged with sexually abusing four people, including three underage girls, R. Kelly says he "didn't do this stuff" and he's fighting for his life.

Kelly lawyer: New charge may be from old case

R. Kelly was charged Friday with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse, after decades of lurid rumors and allegations that the R&B star was sexually abusing women and underage girls.

Convicted Burgaw sex offender sentenced for child pornography

A convicted sex offender is headed back to prison after admitting he sexually abused more than a dozen children and had child pornography on his home computer.

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‘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.

Common mistakes to avoid when voting absentee

Nearly 20,000 absentee ballots requested and almost 7,500 ballots returned and approved in Brunswick County with two weeks away from the beginning of early voting.

Carolina Beach requests permit to bring back wheelchair-friendly mats

The Town of Carolina Beach and a local organization are both still pushing to bring back wheelchair-accessible beach mats.