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Civil rights group to announce more NC protests
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 01/08/2014 - 7:55am.

Civil rights leaders are going to announce their plans for another round of protests over Republican policies in North Carolina.

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Protesters brave rain, rally on Capitol grounds
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Tue, 12/24/2013 - 7:49am.

Protesters have continued their series of rallies against the policies approved by the Republican-controlled North Carolina legislature with a march on the state Capitol.

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Protests of NC Republican policies back in Raleigh
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/23/2013 - 8:36am.

The movement against policies approved by the Republican-led North Carolina legislature is returning to Raleigh to pressure Gov. Pat McCrory to convene a special session on Medicaid and unemployment benefits.

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Judge: No quick trial on NC voting law changes
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/12/2013 - 3:47pm.

A federal judge in Winston-Salem says there will be no trial on North Carolina's voting law changes until after the 2014 elections.

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NC GOP critics to picket stores Pope company owns
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/02/2013 - 2:01pm.

There's been a rare back-and-forth between the leader of forces opposed to laws approved by North Carolina Republicans and an activist whose family money has helped promote conservative policies.

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DA: Officers justified in Pizza Hut shooting that killed two
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 11/21/2013 - 5:25pm.

videoDistrict Attorney Ben David says officers were fully justified in their use of force when they shot at three suspects at a Wilmington restaurant last month killing two of the men.

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Sheriff reaches out to community, responds to NAACP criticism
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Wed, 11/13/2013 - 4:50pm.

videoA Wilmington woman brought a little holiday cheer to the hillcrest community to bring local leaders and residents together. Sheriff Ed McMahon attended and took some time to talk to us about recent comments by the NAACP.

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NAACP calls for investigation into 'excessive force by police' in New Hanover Co.
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 5:33pm.

video North Carolina NAACP President Rev. William Barber says he believes street justice is overtaking courtroom justice in Wilmington. Now the civil rights group is calling for change.

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Chief: Police spied on Moral Monday protesters
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 10/07/2013 - 9:24pm.

The Raleigh police chief says an undercover officer did attend two meetings of the North Carolina chapter of the NAACP held to organize mass protests of the Republican-led state legislature.

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Union groups join NC NAACP at Labor Day event
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/02/2013 - 3:09pm.

The protest movement against the Republican-led North Carolina legislature continues on Labor Day by focusing on what its critics call anti-worker legislation.

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