The Marines will focus on strengthening ties with our allied nations. Together, they'll be supporting U.S. Embassies and responding to crisis in that part of the world. 08:50 AM
The race consisted of a 5k and a 15k run and all proceeds will go to the Wilmington Symphony and its youth education programs. Organizers said participation increased 20 percent from the inaugural Beethoven race last year.
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Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men's coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John's in the second half for a 77-68 victory at Madison Square Garden.
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Canine-Friendly Hotel Hopes to Reach Goal of 1,000 Adoptions
Dozens of North Carolina families are going on vacation and coming back with a new member of the family as an animal rescue group called Charlie's Angels is working to reach their goal of 1,000 adopted pets this year. 02:34 PM
Students Travel to Washington D.C. for Future City Competition Finals
The finalists were named after a competition on Saturday at the N.C. State McKimmon center in Raleigh. This year's competition challenged students to build future cities using Sim City software with a budget of $100 or less. 03:31 PM
NC Republicans Could Have 'More Normal' Legislative Agenda
North Carolina politics have been turned upside down over the past four years since Republicans took over the General Assembly for the first time in 140 years. The GOP has willed its conservative bent on state government ever since. 09:45 AM
Expanded Blackbeard Exhibit Opens at Museum in Beaufort
The exhibit includes new artifacts from the ship, Queen Anne's Revenge, and a new conservation laboratory. It opens Saturday. Staff members from the lab in Greenville will conduct demonstrations about how to conserve artifacts from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 01/24/2015 03:33 PM
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NC Supreme Court Upholds Duke Energy Rate Increase
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UNCW Interim Chancellor Supports Cutting Athletic Programs
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Woman Charged in Sister's Death Incapable of Standing Trial
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Big Splashes Unlikely as NC Lawmakers Start 2015 Session
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