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Hundreds of French sports figures accused of sexual violence

Sixty people have faced criminal proceedings, more than 100 have been temporarily or permanently removed from their posts, and local investigations are under way into other cases.

Fewer brackets but same number plan bets on March Madness

Fewer Americans expect to fill out brackets for the NCAA's college basketball tournament this year, but the overall number of people making bets on March Madness should remain about the same as the last time the tournament was held, according to the gambling industry's national trade association.

Mississippi Senate: Ban transgender athletes on female teams

The Republican-controlled Mississippi Senate has voted to ban transgender athletes from competing in girls’ or women’s sports in the state's schools and universities.

Sports to resume for public high schools this week

After a nearly eight month layoff, sports will return to state public high schools this week.

Bridgewater nearly sinks Saints in return to Superdome

Teddy Bridgewater took a sack when he could least afford to late in the fourth quarter.

Djokovic out of US Open after hitting line judge with ball

Top-seeded Novak Djokovic has been defaulted from his fourth-round match at the U.S. Open after he accidentally hit a line judge with a tennis ball.

Wahine Classic Surf Competition held at Carolina Beach

he competition has been a New Hanover County staple since 1997, and was started to promote the physical, mental, and emotional well being of women and girls.

Jack Nicklaus says he tested positive for coronavirus

Jack Nicklaus says he and wife Barbara tested positive for the coronavirus at the onset of the pandemic.

Ex-football player receives 20-year sentence on drug charge

A former college football player who went to trial for violating North Carolina’s sports agent law has received a 20-year prison sentence on a drug conviction in Georgia following a probation violation.

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Man dies in single vehicle accident on Highway 17

The accident occurred on Saturday, Apr. 10, around 1 p.m. roughly two miles south of Bolivia.

Sixth person shot in York County mass shooting dies at hospital

His family reported Friday that Shook was out of surgery and stable, but wasn’t out of the woods quite yet. Hours later, the coroner’s office released the news that Shook has lost his battle.

The Salvation Army holds spring fundraiser during the Azalea Festival

This is the second year the Salvation Army of the Cape Fear Women's Auxiliary is not holding its annual "Spring Fling", traditionally held during the Azalea Festival, and like last year, it's been canceled because of the pandemic.

NHRMC and Novant Health partner with Cape Fear Habitat to build their 11th home

Novant health and New Hanover Regional Medical Center partnering with Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity to sponsor a home for a local mother of two .