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As violence surges, some question Portland axing police unit

Gun violence and homicides have since spiked in the liberal city like they have in other places nationwide, and some say disbanding the unit was a mistake.

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.

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New Hanover County School Board votes unanimously to rename Laney High Stadium

The New Hanover County School Board voted unanimously to remove Dr. Rick Holliday's name from the E.A. Laney High School's football stadium.

NCDHHS discusses the North Carolina impacts from the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services held a press conference today to discuss the recent reports of rare blood clots related to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. 

Local reaction to Johnson and Johnson vaccine hold

The CDC and FDA recommended a pause on the Johnson and Johnson vaccine Tuesday morning. According to both, the vaccine has been connected to six cases of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.

Lewis Strawberry Nursery & Farm begins strawberry picking season

After months of anticipation, the Lewis Strawberry Nursery now has thousands of ripe red strawberries ready for you to pick and enjoy.