Brian Starr’s leaner in the lane with five seconds remaining in overtime caromed off the rim and UNCW completed a dramatic comeback to stun Towson, 73-71, in a Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball rematch on Saturday night at Trask Coliseum.
A Senate showdown vote on a Republican plan for ending the federal shutdown is on track to occur by early Monday. Democrats say they have the votes to block it.
The Screen Actors Guild Awards' tendency to predict eventual Oscar winners won't be the only thing commanding attention when the 24th annual ceremony airs Sunday.
High-flying high school power forward Zion Williamson has committed to Duke, giving the Blue Devils the nation's three top-rated college prospects.
A North Korean delegation led by the head of a hugely popular girl band has arrived in South Korea to check preparations for a Northern art troupe during next month's Winter Olympics.
At least four gunmen stormed the Intercontinental Hotel in the Afghan capital on Saturday evening, triggering a shootout with security forces, officials said.
Ed Sheeran has announced his engagement to girlfriend Cherry Seaborn.
Apple CEO and Duke University business school graduate Tim Cook is the choice to deliver the school's commencement address this spring.
WOW, Women Organizing for Wilmington hosted the anniversary of the Women's March in Wilmington this Saturday as other groups gathered nationwide.
Wilmington Police hosted a special church security seminar to help members of different congregations learn what to do and how to be prepared if there is ever an active shooter.
The federal government shutdown prompted the Air Force Academy on Saturday to call off sports events and upended plans for military outside the U.S. wanting to follow the NFL's conference playoff games on TV and radio.
Christmas trees were placed in the sand and partially covered to help rebuild the dunes along the oceanfront in Carolina Beach.
Police in North Carolina say a man was shot and killed in the front yard of his home.
Bank of America has confirmed that a high-profile senior executive has left the company, but it would not comment on reports of an internal investigation into sexual harassment allegations.
The Hollywood film on the life of the founder of the Barnum & Bailey circus is stirring new interest in the man, P.T. Barnum, who besides his turn as a master showman was a state legislator, philanthropist and mayor of Bridgeport, Connecticut.