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US marks 9/11 anniversary at tributes shadowed by virus

Americans are commemorating 9/11 as the coronavirus pandemic reconfigures memorial ceremonies and a presidential campaign carves a path through the observances.

Death toll lowered to 253, Sri Lanka braces for more attacks

Sri Lanka on Thursday lowered the death toll from the Easter suicide bombings by nearly one-third, to 253, as authorities hunted urgently for a least five more suspects and braced for the possibility of more attacks in the coming days.

Statement: Utah man killed, wife injured in London attack

A statement from the Mormon church issued on behalf of relatives says a Utah man was among those killed in a London attack and his wife was seriously injured.

Paris prosecutor: Suspected mastermind of attacks killed in raid

The Paris prosecutor says the suspected mastermind of the Paris attacks, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, was killed in yesterday's police raid.

Fate of Paris attack mastermind unclear following raid

Police near Paris have wrapped up a seven-hour operation that targeted the alleged mastermind of last week's terror attack that killed 129 people.

The Latest: Official names 2 bombers in Paris attacks

The latest on the deadly attacks in Paris.

Former Wilmington resident safe in Paris

A former Wilmington resident, who is vacationing in Paris, is safe.

Probe finds Brunswick Nuclear Plant among most vulnerable to attack

videoAll 107 nuclear reactors in the United States are inadequately protected from terrorist attacks, according to a Defense Department-commissioned report released Thursday.

Ground Zero worker awaits health care bill vote

video We just marked the 9th anniversary of September 11th, a date many will never forget. But some of the men and women who responded when the twin towers fell, feel like they've been forgotten now that they need help. A bill sitting in the U.S. Senate could make a huge impact in their lives, even here at home.

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Lawyer says officer thought Blake was trying to kidnap child

The lawyer for the Kenosha police officer who shot Jacob Blake seven times in the back says his client told investigators he thought Blake was trying to abduct one of his own children.

Federal judge postpones Trump ban on popular app TikTok

A federal judge on Sunday postponed a Trump administration order that would have banned the popular video sharing app TikTok from U.S. smartphone app stores around midnight.

Amazon to kick off holiday shopping with October Prime Day

Amazon is looking to kickstart holiday shopping early this year. The company said Monday that it will hold its annual Prime Day sales event over two days in October. That's because the pandemic forced it to be postponed from July.

Man accused of scamming Oak Island businesses with ‘movie money’

The Oak Island Police Department says a man was recently arrested for using fake money at area businesses.