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Harvey Weinstein says he’s advanced women’s film careers

Harvey Weinstein says he is a pioneer in advancing the careers of women in the film industry, saying his work has been forgotten in the wake of allegations of sexual assault.

Bill Cosby loses appeal of sexual assault conviction

A Pennsylvania appeals court rejected Bill Cosby’s bid to overturn his sexual assault conviction Tuesday over issues including the trial judge’s decision to let five other accusers testify.

Uber reports more than 3,000 sexual assaults on 2018 rides

Uber, as part of a long anticipated safety report, revealed that more than 3,000 sexual assaults were reported during its U.S. rides in 2018.

New laws now in effect across state

Significant changes to North Carolina's justice system for young offenders and sex-related offenses begin this weekend.

‘Raise the Age’ juvenile initiative in NC begins in December

Significant changes to North Carolina’s justice system for young offenders and sex-related offenses begin this weekend.

Bill Cosby vows no remorse, expects to serve 10-year maximum

Bill Cosby says he’s prepared to serve his 10-year maximum sentence for sexual assault rather than show remorse for a crime the comedian says he didn’t commit.

Suspect accused of choking and assaulting woman on a trail

Police have named a suspect in an attack on a North Carolina trail where a woman was choked unconscious and sexually assaulted.

North Carolina no longer an outlier on sex and consent

North Carolina's governor has signed a sexual assault bill that says women can revoke consent during sex.

Wilmington Police Chief discusses downtown assaults

After 11 men are allegedly assaulted, some of them sexually, the Wilmington Police Chief is finally speaking out.

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New Hanover GOP fixes error on ‘Wilmington for Trump 2020’ billboard

A campaign billboard in downtown Wilmington supporting the re-election campaign of President Donald Trump got lots of people questioning who paid for its placement. 

Authorities investigating ‘Zoom bombing’ of North Carolina church

Authorities are investigating after someone committed a so-called “Zoom-bombing” of a North Carolina church’s virtual worship service.

18-year-old charged in fatal shooting at NC mobile home park

A North Carolina sheriff's office has charged an 18-year-old with first-degree murder in a fatal shooting at a mobile home park.

ISS resupply rocket launch will be visible in North Carolina tonight

People in North Carolina, including the coast, looking skyward will catch a glimpse of the rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station.