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Vegas-like casino near Charlotte to have groundbreaking

A groundbreaking ceremony is planned for a new Vegas-style casino near Charlotte.

UNC commission recommends re-naming 4 campus buildings

A commission at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has voted in favor of a recommendation to rename four campus buildings that currently have ties to slaveholders or white supremacists.

World War II-era boat house for sale on North Carolina coast

A World War II-era boat house once used by the U.S. Navy is now being offered as a place to stay while your dream house is being built on the North Carolina coast.

Atrium Health loses $30M in first quarter of 2020

A North Carolina health care system has lost nearly $30 million in the first quarter of this year as it dealt with the coronavirus pandemic.

No ‘kid’-ding: Man to spend lottery win on house, goat room

A Charlotte man plans to spend his $1 million North Carolina lottery prize on a house with enough room for two goats his fiancee wants to get.

Charlotte may spend $6B expanding rail to airport, suburbs

Charlotte wants to spend up to $6 billion to expand its light rail system to the airport and suburbs not currently served.

Scientists warn of deluges, droughts in Carolinas

Experts warn the Carolinas will face droughts and deluges in coming years.

Flight attendant found not guilty in attacks on crew

An American Airlines flight attendant accused last year of attacking crew members and air marshals during a trans-Atlantic flight has been found not guilty by reason of insanity by a federal judge.

2nd inmate says he was beaten at North Carolina prison

Another inmate at a North Carolina prison has stepped forward to say he was beaten while handcuffed.

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Death toll in Florida collapse rises to 4; 159 still missing

Officials say there are still 159 people unaccounted for after the partial collapse of a beachside building in Florida.

UPDATE: US Marshals shoot wanted Pender Co. murder suspect in Whiteville

The State Bureau of Investigation is investigating an incident at the Whiteville Walmart Thursday afternoon. 

Memorial paddle out to be held for beloved Wrightsville Beach lifeguard Jeremy Owens

Jeremy Owens was a world-class ocean lifeguard, professional stunt man and world-level Jiu Jitsu black belt. 

Local organization seeks volunteers, funding for Masonboro Island July 4 cleanup

Volunteers and donors needed for cleanup on Masonboro Island after July 4th festivities.