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The WatchHawk: Week seven of Trump’s administration

Donald Trump shakes hands with supporters after he speaks at a rally at Gilley's Dallas on Thursday, June 16, 2016. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)
March 12, 2017

Trump accuses Obama of wiretappingPresident Donald J. Trump accused former President Barack Obama of surveilling the Trump Tower during his 2016 campaign. On March 4, President Trump took to Twitter to...

UNCW leans toward Clinton, College Republicans divided on Trump

Donald Trump and and Hillary Clinton on stage during the second debate between the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo. (Christian Gooden/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/TNS)
October 13, 2016

UNC Wilmington students have spoken out in two recent polls on The Seahawk's Twitter account before and after the second presidential debate, and they voted for Hillary Clinton as their choice for the...

Defending NBA champion endorses Hillary Clinton for president

The Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James gets the home crowd pumped before the Cleveland Indians meet the Boston Red Sox in Game 2 of the American League Division Series on Friday, Oct. 7, 2016, at Progressive Field in Cleveland. The Tribe won, 6-0, and now lead the series, 2-0. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal/TNS)
October 13, 2016

The Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James gets the home crowd pumped before the Cleveland Indians meet the Boston Red Sox in Game 2 of the American League Division Series on Friday, Oct. 7, 2016, at Progressive...

One person shot in Charlotte protest, officer injured

Protestors confront bicycle officers along Trade Street in Charlotte, N.C., on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016. The protestors were rallying against the fatal shooting of Keith Lamont Scott by police on Tuesday evening in the University City area. (Jeff Siner/The Charlotte Observer/TNS)
September 21, 2016

This story has been edited to clarify the attribution of sources.  A peaceful protest turned violent Sept. 21, 2016 when a civilian shot a fellow Charlottean during a Black Lives Matter protest.  The...

REVIEW: ‘Sausage Party’

With animation films capturing a hefty share of the U.S. box-office take, is there an audience for adult-themed animation content? 
September 14, 2016

“Sausage Party” is the animated film that nobody expected this year. Not to mention, it was not anticipated to be as clever as it is. “Sausage Party” is brought to you by the writers of “Superbad”...

“Burkini” refers to a bathing suit designed to cover the entire body and head

The above graphic details what constitutes a
September 11, 2016

The above graphic details what constitutes a "burkini." The term was coined as a combination of the word "bikini" and the word "burqa," which is an Islamic item of clothing designed to cover a woman's...

Ryan Lochte surrounded with criticism following his lie about being robbed in Rio

August 30, 2016

USA's Ryan Lochte during the qualification round of the 200m medley men in the swimming event in Olympic Swimming Pool on Aug. 10, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Ryan Lochte posted a statement on his...

Ryan Lochte’s story about being robbed at gunpoint was later proved false

August 24, 2016

Ryan Lochte is shown speaking at the Swimming Press Conference of team USA at Olympic Park Barra prior to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. After Lochte recently lied about being robbed at gunpoint when...

Mike Pence expected to speak about the economy

August 23, 2016

Mike Pence comes to speak at the Wilmington area just two weeks after Donald Trump made his controversial visit to the Port City, illustrating the Republican Party's enthusiasm to win North Carolina in...

UNCW College Republicans bring Trump to Trask

Republican U.S. Presidential candidate Donald Trump holds a press conference at Trump National Doral July 27, 2016 in Miami, Fla. (Charles Trainor Jr./Miami Herald/TNS)
August 7, 2016

UNC Wilmington’s College Republicans will be sponsoring a campaign event for Donald J. Trump on Tuesday, Aug. 9, at 2 p.m. in Trask Coliseum. The student organization will hold the event, which...

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