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Black Lives Matter activists march in Wilmington in honor of Andrew Brown

Black Lives Matter activists came together in Wilmington Thursday evening calling for justice for Andrew Brown, Jr.

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.”

Local Democrat and Republican react to DC chaos

Those on both sides of the political aisle in New Hanover County are reacting to the chaos that unfolded in Washington, DC on Wednesday.

Trump and Biden demonstrations get heated

Opponents clashed this weekend as two separate demonstrations took place on the corners of Eastwood and Military Cutoff Road.

Locals protest the Harbor’s upcoming closure

The Harbor, Wilmington's only state-funded detox facility, is the only place for miles addicts without health insurance can detox under medical supervision before moving on to rehab. But now, it's set to close October 23, and the fate of uninsured addicts in the area is now even more uncertain.

Nearly naked demonstrators protest Daniel Prude’s killing

Naked except for "spit hoods" in a reference to the killing of Daniel Prude, several protesters sat outside Rochester's police headquarters Monday morning to push for police accountability, local news outlets reported.

Rochester mayor calls for calm as protests against Daniel Prude’s death grow more contentious

Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren and the city's police chief La'Ron Singletary called for calm Sunday as protesters took to the streets for another night of demonstrations following the death of Daniel Prude.

Mayor: Police overtime bill to teen over protest rescinded

The mayor of a northern New Jersey town says a bill for police overtime reportedly totaling $2,500 that was sent to a teenager who organized a Black Lives Matter rally last month has been rescinded.

Crowds gather for Back the Blue NC rally in Raleigh

Crowds gathered in Raleigh Saturday morning for a "Back the Blue" rally supporting law enforcement.

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Wilmington Police investigating stabbing

Wilmington Police are investigating after one person was stabbed on Alabama Avenue this afternoon.

To mask or not to mask? Parents weigh in on kids wearing masks in the classroom

Students are headed back to school soon and parents continue to ask a lot of questions about masks in the classroom.

20-28 year prison sentence for 2017 armed robbery spree

The second-degree kidnapping convictions stemmed from the robbers leaving the victims either in back rooms or zip-tied after the robberies.

Local Government Commission votes to take control of Spring Lake finances

It will go into effect if the Board of Aldermen impedes an investigation by the Office of State Auditor into questionable financial activities or withholds information from the commission.