SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A man on the Massachusetts State Police most wanted list in connection with the shooting of a woman during a robbery has been arrested in North...
Former Vice President Joe Biden is choosing Philadelphia to base his 2020 presidential campaign, opting for his native Pennsylvania over the state of Delaware that sent him to the Senate for 36...
‘American Idol’ contestant hopeful of future career
PEMBROKE, N.C. (AP) — Despite not making it to the live stage on the televised hit singing show "American Idol," Lumbee Tribe member Alexis Jones is positive about the experience and the chance to...
Biden briefly speaks with reporters in Wilmington
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Three school systems in southeastern North Carolina are making plans in response to the statewide teacher rally in support of higher salaries and legislative...
SOUTHPORT, N.C. (AP) — Police say a 29-year-old man has died in a skydiving accident in North Carolina.
The Wilmington Star News reports that the accident occurred Sunday morning at the Cape...
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — When the Wilmington Police Department founded a crime lab more than 10 years ago, it had hoped to use it to convince the state to build a satellite facility...
2 accused of assaulting woman, setting her hair on fire
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina have accused a couple of assaulting a woman with pepper spray and setting her hair on fire.
FEMA to reimburse North Carolina city for storm cleanup
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A federal agency is reimbursing a North Carolina city for the cost of cleaning up after Hurricane Florence.
News outlets report the Federal Emergency Management...
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Cast and crew members are among the first to see the musical biopic "Bolden," which first started filming in 2007 in the Wilmington area.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Wendell Moore of Concord Cox Mill, Saniya Rivers of Wilmington Laney and Callie Scheier of West Forsyth are The Associated Press men's and women's high school players of the...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Researchers at North Carolina State University say they found high levels of toxic chemicals known as PFAS in alligators and striped bass in the Wilmington...
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Charges have been dropped against a North Carolina man accused of leaving his pet fish behind without food when he was evicted.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A judge on Monday rejected a request by state officials to rule on the validity of an unprecedented subpoena they issued seeking records from a company challenging the...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's Division of Motor Vehicles is adding 14 new driver license examiner graduates to its ranks as it tries to improve customer service.
Man charged with cruelty, abandonment of pet fish
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man has been charged with abandoning a pet fish that authorities say he left behind without food when he was evicted.
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Possible electrical fumes in the cockpit spurred an American Airlines flight to make an emergency landing in North Carolina.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — How dedicated is Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir to his hometown training rink, The Skating Club of Wilmington?
When the Delaware resident was recently cast in a...
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Four years and 10 conventions later, the organizers of the popular local "One Tree Hill" conventions held what's being called its final fan gathering — but a swelling...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina charter school promoting traditional values engaged in unconstitutional sex discrimination by requiring girls to wear skirts, a federal judge has...
UMKC hires Northwestern assistant Donlon as hoops coach
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri-Kansas City hired Northwestern assistant Billy Donlon on Thursday to take over its men's basketball program, which has never qualified for the NCAA Tournament at...
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man convicted of killing his stepdaughter and a missing woman whose body has never been found has now been convicted in another slaying.
N. Carolina bulldog named Henri is new Cadbury bunny
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The new Cadbury bunny is an English Bulldog named Henri.
The North Carolina dog competed against thousands of other animals in the chocolate company's first-ever...
Delaware mayor says Irish slavery retweet was mistake
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A Delaware mayor says it was an "innocent mistake" when he shared a post echoing white nationalist views on Twitter.
The News Journal reports the office of Wilmington...
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Police say two men have been using a tow truck to steal cars in Delaware and each is charged with offenses including 10 counts of felony motor vehicle theft.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — If you're ever looking for Robert Moore, no matter what day it is, chances are he'll be in his makeshift classroom in Wilmington's Browntown and Hedgeville...
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WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A slavery-themed game played at a North Carolina elementary school during Black History Month has prompted an investigation.
Northeastern faces UNCW in CAA quarters
UNC Wilmington (10-22, 6-13) vs. No. 2 seed Northeastern (20-10, 14-4)
Colonial Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, North Charleston Coliseum, North Charleston, South Carolina; Sunday, 5 p.m....
UNCW, Elon meet in CAA tourney
No. 10 seed UNC Wilmington (9-22, 5-13) vs. No. 7 seed Elon (11-20, 7-11)
Colonial Conference Tourney First Round, North Charleston Coliseum, North Charleston, South Carolina; Saturday, 6:30...
Police say woman smashed mirror, posed as an officer
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Police say a woman is accused of smashing a mirror at the sight of her own reflection while dancing at a North Carolina nightclub and then posing as a law enforcement...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Authorities say a man who drove for Uber and Lyft in Washington has been found dead in Delaware, six weeks after he went missing.
Charleston looks to sweep UNCW
UNC Wilmington (9-21, 5-12) vs. College of Charleston (22-8, 11-6)
TD Arena, Charleston, South Carolina; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: College of Charleston goes for the season...
Ex-bank execs remain free on bail after fraud convictions
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Four former executives of the only financial institution criminally charged in connection with the federal bank bailout program do not have to report to prison while their...
Family tragedy inspires former hoops star to press on
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Violence doesn't discriminate.
Sometimes it delivers despair to those who've made every effort to thwart it, especially in urban cauldrons such as Wilmington.
Man sentenced to prison for assaulting 4-year-old son
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A jury in North Carolina has convicted a father of charges stemming from the beating of his 4-year-old son in 2016.
Santa Ana scores 31 to lead Elon over UNC Wilmington 84-77
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Steven Santa Ana had a season-high 31 points as Elon beat UNC Wilmington 84-77 on Thursday night.
Santa Ana shot 10 for 12 from the line. He added seven...
Teen seen beaten by police in video is released from custody
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A teen seen beaten by Delaware police in a video of his arrest has been released from custody.
The News Journal of Wilmington reports the 16-year-old boy was released...
Video of officer punching teen prompts AG investigation
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A video showing police repeatedly punching a 16-year-old during an arrest has prompted the Delaware Attorney General's Office to review the case.
UNCW tops conference leader Hofstra 87-79, exits CAA cellar
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Devontae Cacok scored 18 points and grabbed 16 rebounds and UNC Wilmington, which started the day in last place in the Colonial Athletic Association, knocked off conference leader Hofstra 87-79 on Saturday night.
Roland lifts Northeastern past UNC-Wilmington 81-77
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Jordan Roland had 19 points as Northeastern narrowly beat UNC Wilmington 81-77 on Thursday night. Donnell Gresham Jr. added 17 points for the Huskies, while Bolden Brace chipped in 16. Brace also had six rebounds for the Huskies.
Anthony Green had 12 points and 11 rebounds for Northeastern (16-9, 10-3 Colonial Athletic Association), which won its fifth consecutive game.
Surgeon accused of patient sex abuse arrested on new charges
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — An oral surgeon in North Carolina accused of sexually assaulting anesthetized patients, including minors, has been charged with additional offenses.
Johnson’s steal preserves Delaware’s 70-66 defeat of UNCW
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Ryan Johnson scored 10 points and his last-second steal cemented Delaware's 70-66 defeat of UNC Wilmington Saturday night.
UNC Wilmington trailed by as many as 20 in the second half but scored 11 unanswered points to kick off a 16-2 run, slicing the lead to 69-66 when Devontae Cacok dunked on a putback with four seconds left. Cacok snared the rebound of a Delaware missed free throw with three seconds on the clock but Johnson picked off a Kai Toews pass as time ran out.
Police seek woman wanted in hit-and-run who posted photo
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina are looking for a woman who they say struck another woman with her car, then posted a picture of herself and the damage to her car on social media.
Wilmington police say on their Facebook page that warrants have been issued for 22-year-old Courtnay Danielle Lawrence on multiple charges, including assault with a deadly weapon. Police say Lawrence was identified based on tips they received.
Police: Father backs over toddler who ran into car’s path
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina say a toddler who was run over by his father is in serious condition.
News outlets cite a Wilmington police release that says the father was backing out of the driveway Wednesday morning when the 17-month-old boy ran out of the house and into the vehicle's path. The boy's father was taking another child to school.
Dental board looking into charges against oral surgeon
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina regulatory board says it will look into accusations that an oral surgeon sexually abused at least four patients while they were under anesthesia.
WECT in Wilmington quotes State Board of Dental Examiners CEO Bobby White as saying the board plans to act as quickly as possible, but didn't say when the investigation would start.
As of Monday, the board has not suspended Michael Hasson's license.
Oral surgeon accused of sex abuse of anesthetized patients
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — An oral surgeon in North Carolina is accused of sexually abusing at least four patients between the ages of 17 and 21 while they were under anesthesia.
Citing a Wilmington police statement, news outlets report 55-year-old Michael Lee Hasson was arrested Thursday on three counts of sexual battery and one count of second-degree forcible sexual offense.