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Daunte Wright to be eulogized at Minneapolis funeral

Wright died April 11 after a white Brooklyn Center police officer shot the 20-year-old Black man during a traffic stop.

Several protesters detained at North Carolina police brutality march

Several protesters were taken into custody Sunday night after authorities in North Carolina declared a police brutality demonstration an “unlawful assembly.”

Raleigh police declare ‘unlawful assembly’ of demonstrators downtown, make arrests

Demonstrations on Friday and Saturday were peaceful and dispersed without incident.

Durham protesters set fire outside city police headquarters

The group was protesting in part the deadly police shooting of Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota earlier this week, according to a tweet by the group durham.burn, which says it is a “community of anarchist and abolitionist” group.

Minnesota cop will be charged in shooting of Daunte Wright

A Minnesota prosecutor says he will charge a white former suburban Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot 20-year-old Black motorist Daunte Wright during a traffic stop.

Protests erupt in Minneapolis suburb after deadly officer-involved shooting

The death of the man, identified by family as Daunte Wright, and ensuing unrest came in the midst of the Derek Chauvin trial for the killing of George Floyd.

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Wrightsville Beach firefighters raising money for training center in honor of Jeremy Owens

Wrightsville Beach Volunteer Firefighters are raising money to honor a member of the team who died in November.

Southport Howe Street project entering final stages of road construction

Road construction is still ongoing along Howe Street in Southport, six months after the sewer line replacement project began. 

Vaccinated visitors soon can take off masks at Disney World

It will soon be a lot easier to see smiles again at Walt Disney World in Florida. Starting Tuesday, face masks will be optional for theme park visitors who are vaccinated.