Matthew Blair Deans (Source: Pender Co. Sheriff's Office)
Driver accused of crash that killed toddler, newborn facing new charges
The driver accused in the fatal crash that killed a 2-year-old now faces more charges after the child's newborn brother also died in the incident. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 2:58pm
Updated 13 minutes ago
Zackery Blaze Priest (Photo courtesy: Bladen-Gaskins Funeral Home )
Clarkton child, 4, drowns in pond near home
The Bladen County Sheriff's Office is investigating the drowning of a 4-year-old boy. Deputies say the child's parents were sleeping in the home when he was able to get out and walk to a pond nearby. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 2:29pm
Updated 45 minutes ago
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NC Senate panel OKs Sunday afternoon firearm hunting
A Senate panel has agreed to eliminate North Carolina's long-standing Sunday hunting ban with guns, with an exemption. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 1:01pm
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NOAA forecasts 6-11 names storms this hurricane season
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is getting ready to announce its forecast for the Atlantic hurricane season. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:38pm
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Man hurt after Market St. robbery, assault
Wilmington Police are investigating an assault and robbery. 4 minutes ago
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FCC takes aim at annoying telemarketing calls
It's a top complaint of consumers - those annoying automated telemarketing calls on their landline and wireless phones - and the government is taking note. 24 minutes ago
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UNC system drops 46 degree programs, consolidates 10 others
The University of North Carolina system has decided to discontinue 46 academic degree programs and consolidate 10 others. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 2:08pm
Rand Paul (Photo: Michael Vadon/MGN)
Rand Paul blames GOP hawks for rise of ISIS
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul is blaming his own party for the rise of the Islamic State group. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 2:03pm
Gov. Pat McCrory
Bond referenda on agenda as McCrory, Pope meet GOP lawmakers
Gov. Pat McCrory has visited North Carolina lawmakers to again pitch bond referenda to Republicans in charge of the General Assembly. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:53pm
Ivan Luna (Source: Brunswick County Jail)
Suspect charged with attacks on woman, deputy, jail officers
A Brunswick County man already on his way to jail wound up more charges after he allegedly assaulted a deputy and three jail officers. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:28pm