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Residents near New River warned of loud explosions

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

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CAMP LEJEUNE, NC (AP) — Officials at Camp Lejeune are warning nearby residents that they might hear periodic explosions as unexploded ordnance is destroyed.

Marine Corps spokesman Nat Fahy says the explosions are scheduled for Thursday between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. near the training area of Camp Geiger and its old entrance gate off US 17. There will be explosions on Friday and Saturday during the same time frame near the F-5 range off NC 24 east of Piney Green Road.

Fahey says Marines are blowing up mostly old rifle and rocket grenades or mortar rounds used on the training ranges. The spokesman says many are training or inert rounds, but some could be high-explosive, so they are all being safely detonated before planned construction in the area.

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Judge denies preliminary injunction in sweepstakes case

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

A New Hanover County judge on Thursday denied a preliminary injunction

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Judge: NFL, players to settle concussion lawsuits

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

A federal judge says the NFL and more than 4,500 former players want to settle concussion-related lawsuits for $765 million.

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Judge: NFL, players to settle concussion lawsuits

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

A federal judge says the NFL and more than 4,500 former players want to settle concussion-related lawsuits for $765 million.

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Judge: NFL, players to settle concussion lawsuits

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

A federal judge says the NFL and more than 4,500 former players want to settle concussion-related lawsuits for $765 million.

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