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Delays possible near I-85 at Virginia-North Carolina line

Transportation officials say motorists traveling between Virginia and North Carolina on Interstate 85 during the Fourth of July holiday can expect heavy delays…

"Zipper merge" reducing traffic in Emerald Isle heading into the 4th of July

Researchers at North Carolina State University say a new traffic treatment called a “zipper merge” has the potential to reduce backups by as much as 50 percent.

Marines, military child of the year ride along with Red Bull Global Rallycross drivers

The Red Bull Global Rallycross Race arrives in Jacksonville this weekend, but Thursday drivers took a spin around the track offering ride-alongs to 13 Marines…

NC DOT plans to alleviate traffic in Beaufort

The NC DOT has created a $1.1 million plan to transform the intersection connecting Highway 101 and Highway 70 into a roundabout.

Red light cameras officially coming to Greenville

But a new piece of legislation just passed by the Senate could put a stop to the number of drivers going through after the light turns.

Local pharmacies working to carry Naloxone

Heroin deaths are rising but there's new help for people overdosing.

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Marine catches 12-foot tiger shark on North Topsail Beach

A U.S. Marine caught a large tiger shark, measuring 11.7 feet long, off North Topsail Beach on Wednesday.

New flood insurance rate maps released for state

Revised flood insurance rate maps for North Carolina were issued on Thursday.


Marine patrol officer charged in Tuesday’s boat crash

A Marine patrol officer has been charged in a boat crash that happened Tuesday.

Chase leads to crash, arrest of man in Jacksonville

The Jacksonville Police Department arrested a man after he led police on a chase that resulted in a crash.

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Lynch to accept guidance from FBI on Clinton email probe

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Attorney General Loretta Lynch will accept the determinations and findings of the FBI and career prosecutors who are investigating Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state, Lynch said Friday.

Lynch made the pled...


Puerto Rico makes historic default

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Puerto Rico just did something that hasn't happened since 1933.


Man tries robbing Chuck E. Cheese during job interview

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A man in Kentucky who was applying for a job at Chuck E. Cheese definitely did not get the job, after trying to rob the restaurant during his interview, authorities say.


Judge grants new trial for 'Serial' podcast subject

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A Baltimore judge has ordered a new trial for Adnan Syed, whose murder conviction was the focus of the first season of the popular "Serial" podcast.

Syed, 35, was serving a life sentence in the slaying of his ex-girlfriend, Hae Min Lee. Her strangled ...


Trump lets 'heeby-jobbies' comment slide

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Donald Trump's trade speech Thursday veered off course when he didn't stop a woman who, while pointing to her head, objected to the "heeby jobbies" worn by some employees at the Transportation Security Administration.