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Trump impeachment goes to Senate, testing his sway over GOP

The House impeachment case against Donald Trump has been delivered to the Senate for his upcoming trial.

Capitol rioters included highly trained ex-military and cops

At least 22 current or former members of the U.S. military or law enforcement have been identified as being at or near last week's Capitol riot, with more than a dozen others under investigation.

8 mayors from the Carolinas in DC fighting for ‘ghost gun’ regulations

Mayors from across the country, including eight from the Carolinas, will be in Washington D.C. Thursday fighting for regulation on “ghost guns.”

Separating fact from fiction at President Trump’s impeachment hearings

On Wednesday, with the opening of historic public hearings, Republicans in the House are primed to defend him while Democrats lean in to make their points before a presumably big TV audience.

Trump says a shutdown could ‘last for a very long time’

Facing a midnight deadline to avoid a partial government shutdown, President Donald Trump said Friday a closure could drag on "for a very long time" and he tried to lay blame on congressional Democrats if there's no deal over his demand for U.S.-Mexico border wall money.

Top Republican says Russia probe difficult

For much of the last two years, Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr has been the Russia investigator who is seen but rarely heard on Capitol Hill.

Man strips naked after crashing car, assaulting driver near D.C. airport

Fairfax County police say they have arrested a man who stripped naked after crashing his car and assaulting a driver near D.C. airport on Tuesday.

MYR working to create several non-stop flights in U.S. and abroad

Myrtle Beach International Airport is working to add several non-stop flights to major cities, in the U.S. and abroad.

Some in GOP open to banning gun accessory used in Vegas

Senior congressional Republicans say they are open to considering legislation banning "bump stocks" like the shooter in Las Vegas apparently used to make semi-automatic rifles perform more like fully automatic weapons.

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Days after the season ends, four UNCW Men’s Basketball players enter the transfer portal

It was an interesting Monday afternoon if you're a UNCW Men's Basketball fan. Just days after the season ended four Seahawk players announced they were putting their names into the NCAA Transfer Portal. 

MEC releases All-Conference Basketball Awards

High School basketball teams across the Cape Fear have wrapped up their seasons. The Mideastern Conference released their all-conference teams and awards late last weeks. 

Several, mostly juveniles, arrested in connection to two recent Wilmington shootings

City and county law enforcement leaders have released more details surrounding two recent shooting.

North Carolina Azalea Festival announces 2021 Queen

The North Carolina Azalea Festival announced the 74th Queen Azalea, the Azalea Festival Princess, and Invited Guests of the 2021 Azalea Festival on Monday.