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How to keep the pounds off during the holidays

The holidays can often mean over indulging in holiday treats.  That also means you have to think more about avoiding holiday weight gain. Shaun Hill of Amplifly Cycle and Strength in Wilmington says "there are plenty of ways to stay on track through the holidays."

Freezing the ‘hunger nerve’ could help with weight loss

Weight loss can sometimes seem impossible because even after hard-won success, the pounds can creep back.

NC school pulls controversial worksheet asking kindergartners to circle ‘fat’ child

A Cabarrus County mother is upset over a worksheet assigned to her kindergartner, claiming it will give children the wrong message.

NC couple in their 70s loses 400 lbs together after divine inspiration

A North Carolina couple in their 70s has lost almost 400 pounds together after they said they received divine inspiration to get healthy.

Airline wants to weigh you before you board the plane

Finnair has just begun a new program where it weighs passengers before take-off to help collect more accurate data about weights on its flights.

Attorney: Convicted tax schemer is too fat for prison

The attorney for a 72-year-old Florida man who was convicted in a tax scheme is using obesity to try to keep his client out of prison.

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New Hanover County inspector provides insight into Miami building collapse

A deadly apartment building collapse in Florida has many asking what caused the tragedy, and a local building inspector is offering some perspective.

Two-vehicle accident impacts traffic near Isabel Holmes Bridge

Wilmington Police and emergency personnel responded to multiple calls of a traffic accident in the area of the Martin Luther King Parkway and the Isabel Holmes Bridge Thursday night.

One victim shot Thursday evening in Wilmington

Police responding to the scene found one man who was shot. He is currently in surgery at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

US to keep about 650 troops in Afghanistan after withdrawal

Officials say that will be a temporary move until a more formal Turkey-led force is in place.