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Police: Man shot, killed after ‘prank’ robbery for video

Witnesses told detectives that Wilks and a friend were participating in a “prank” robbery when they approached a group of people with butcher knives.

Police: Gunman shooting at police officers in Philadelphia

Authorities say several Philadelphia police officers have been shot in an "active and ongoing" shooting situation in the city.

Black teen’s family laments sentence given to white officer

The family of Laquan McDonald is lamenting the sentence given to the Chicago police officer who killed the teenager.

Police: Man who shot officer had stolen guns in break-in

Police in North Carolina say a man accused of shooting and wounding a Raleigh police officer broke into an area home just beforehand and stole six guns.

SC school raises $33,000 for 7 officers shot in ambush

A private school in Darlington, SC, has raised $30,000 for the families of seven officers who authorities say were shot during an ambush earlier this year.

Doctor: Stephon Clark shot 7 times from behind

A pathologist hired by attorneys for the family of an unarmed man killed by Sacramento police says an independent autopsy shows Stephon Clark was shot seven times from behind and took up to 10 minutes to die.

Family of Sacramento man killed by police skeptical of change

A blinding national spotlight is shining on the family of Stephon Clark, the 22-year-old unarmed black man killed by Sacramento police last

Police investigate if video game prank led to shooting death

Police and the FBI are investigating whether an argument over an online game prompted a prank call that led to a house where an officer shot and killed a Kansas man who apparently wasn't involved in the dispute.

City to dismiss officer acquitted of shooting and killing motorist during traffic stop

A Minnesota city says it will dismiss a police officer even though he was cleared of all charges in the fatal shooting of a black motorist.

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15 years later, family continues to seek justice for Allison Jackson Foy

It's been 15 years since the disappearance of a Wilmington Woman, and her family continues to seek justice after her death. 

Dozens of dogs turn out for the 2nd annual ‘Paws on Parade’

Greenfield Lake Amphitheater is a popular spot for many Cape Fear events, and that includes the Azalea Festival's second annual 'Paws on Parade'. 

Community comes together to celebrate New Hanover Co. young man with autism’s birthday

The community came together, continuing a tradition of wishing a young man with autism happy birthday.

Pelican Watch condominiums in Carolina Beach temporarily closed after building inspection

Pelican Watch condominiums temporarily closing, leaving some renters without a place to stay this weekend, and upcoming week.