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Georgia man pleading guilty to 4 of 8 Asian spa killings

A Georgia man is pleading guilty to several of the Atlanta-area spa killings last year.

NC lawmakers back hate-crime bill in wake of Atlanta killings

Asian-American activists say their communities are shaken after reports of hate crimes are on the rise.

‘This is who we are and we’re proud of that’: Multicultural family not backing down to threats

A New Hanover County family is feeling support from their neighbors after receiving a hate-filled letter prompted by a Mexican flag displayed outside their home.

2 face hate crime charge after allegedly vandalizing BLM mural

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office announced Tuesday that it will be charging a man and woman caught on camera vandalizing a Black Lives Matter mural on July 4, CBS San Francisco reports.

Graffiti at South Carolina lounge investigated as hate crime

Authorities in South Carolina are investigating racist graffiti tagged at a black-owned business as a hate crime.

Jussie Smollett indicted on new charges related to alleged hate crime hoax

Actor Jussie Smollett is facing new charges related to allegations he staged a hoax hate crime last year.

Police, pastor respond after Wilmington church receives racist letter

The Wilmington Police Department is investigating after a church received a racist letter that is being called a hate crime.

Hispanic man says he was doused with battery acid in racist attack

Milwaukee police arrested a man suspected of throwing battery acid on a Hispanic man who says his attacker asked him, "why did you come here and invade my country?"

Trump calls on FBI, DOJ to review Jussie Smollett case

President Donald Trump is calling on the FBI and Department of Justice to review how Chicago prosecutors handled the case against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett.

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New Hanover Wildcats ready to right ship after below average spring season

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UNCW says no students have tried using fake vaccine cards to bypass testing requirements

As administrators prepare for the upcoming fall semester and COVID-19 continues to spread, college and university officials are met with a new challenge of detecting fake COVID-19 vaccination cards.

Suspect arrested after officer-involved shooting

The suspect then veered at the deputy as the suspect tried to hit the officer with his vehicle. Both WPD and NHCSO fired upon the suspect, striking him at least once.

Resort style rental property project proposed for the town of Navassa

A resort style rental community might be coming to the town of Navassa.