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Oakland, Portland sue over use of federal agents at protests

The federal deputations have meant protesters arrested by local police could face federal charges, which generally carry stiffer penalties.

Portland protesters pull down statues of Teddy Roosevelt and Abe Lincoln

Protesters overturned statues of former Presidents Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln in Portland Sunday night in a declaration of "rage" toward Columbus Day.

Portland asks US to rescind deputization of city police

The mayor of Portland has asked the U.S. Attorney’s Office to end the federal deputation of dozens of police officers in Oregon's largest city as part of the response to ongoing protests in the city.

Late night protest in Portland, Oregon, declared unlawful

One protester lit an American flag on fire, and some protesters were seen shooting fireworks at police.

After wildfire smoke clears, protests resume in Portland

Police say in a statement an unlawful assembly was declared Friday night near a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement building.

27 arrested as Portland protests reach 100 consecutive days

Police in Portland, Oregon, issued a statement Saturday morning, saying some officers reported that rocks, a full beverage can and water bottles had been thrown at them, prompting police to declare a Friday night protest an unlawful assembly.

Federal task force kills Portland shooting suspect at arrest

A man suspected of fatally shooting a supporter of a right-wing group in Portland, Oregon, last week was killed late Thursday as a federal fugitive task force tried to arrest him.

Biden says Trump ‘recklessly encouraging violence’ after deadly shooting in Portland

A day after a deadly shooting in downtown Portland, Joe Biden is accusing President Donald Trump of "fanning the flames of hate and division in our society" as other Democratic leaders condemn the violence.

Patriot Prayer founder: Dead man in Portland was a supporter

Portland has been gripped by protests for three months.

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Town of Belville talks food trucks, Riverwalk upgrades, Mayfaire-esque town center

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Free COVID-19 testing site opening in New Hanover County

Starting Tuesday there will be a new way to get tested for COVID-19 in New Hanover County for free.

Barrett confirmed as Supreme Court justice in partisan vote

Amy Coney Barrett is headed to to the Supreme Court.

North Carolina to get nearly 3.2M BinaxNOW virus tests

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says it’s sending nearly 3.2 million rapid coronavirus tests to North Carolina.