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Simone Biles sparks mental health conversations among local gymnasts and coaches

Simone Biles pulling out of gymnastic competitions to focus on her mental health has ignited conversations across the country. Cape Fear coaches say mental health is a big, and often overlooked factor within the sport.

Uber driver charged with sexually assaulting a customer

A sheriff's office in North Carolina charged an Uber driver with sexually assaulting a customer.

Lawsuit against Liberty alleges mishandling of sex assaults

The lawsuit alleges that Liberty’s strict honor code makes it “difficult or impossible” for students to report sexual violence, and it says the university retaliated against women who did make such reports.

Local district attorney, domestic violence shelter respond to Cosby release

"You know, no one is saying, other than the defendant and his legal team that Mr. Cosby is innocent," said David. "The Supreme Court said he was guilty, but he should not have been tried based on the fundamental fairness that was involved."

Bill Cosby to be released from prison after conviction vacated

Bill Cosby is to be released from prison Wednesday after his conviction was overturned.

Sampson Co. Sheriff: Man shot by police chief sexually abused woman, held her against her will

The North Carolina State Bureau of investigation on Thursday identified the suspect who was shot by the Newton Grove police chief on Tuesday.

NC Teacher accused of assaulting at-risk teen at school

Law enforcement in North Carolina says an assistant instructor at a military-style school for at-risk teens is accused of sexually assaulting a student in her dorm room.

Three more victims accuse former New Hanover County teacher of sex crimes

More victims are coming forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against a former New Hanover County Schools teacher.

Wilmington dentist, charged in sexual assault case, now under review by state board

The North Carolina State Board of Dental Examiners is actively investigating the billing trends of Dr. Michael Hasson.

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UNCW men’s and women’s soccer schedules released

Both teams' schedules have been released as of Thursday.

Habitual felon sentenced to up to 4.5 years in prison

Evidence was presented by the State that Jones had committed a similar breaking and entering into a storage building in January of 2018 on Virginia Avenue.

Dept. of Insurance fines Humana $630,000

Humana has accepted the voluntary settlement agreement without admitting any liability or violation of any federal or state laws, regulations or rules.

Interior Department announces next steps for proposed offshore wind energy project

This project, if approved, would be the first to operate off North Carolina's shore and has the potential to provide considerable economic benefits to the region during construction and throughout the project's lifetime.