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Two protesters rappel from balcony at Panthers-Colts game

Two protesters rappelled down from the upper balcony to unfurl a banner protesting Bank of America during Monday night's game between the Indianapolis Colts and the Carolina Panthers.

Protests held at UNC’s Silent Sam statue

The Silent Sam statue at UNC Chapel Hill was the scene of a protest Sunday afternoon.

Peaceful protesters pray for Planned Parenthood

This morning dozens gathered on the corner of 17th Street to peacefully protest the Wilmington Planned Parenthood facility.

10 people seeking action on NC minimum wage arrested

Another 10 people opposed to Republican state government policies have been arrested at the North Carolina Legislative Building.

Controversial display has people talking at UNCW

videoA display using graphic photos has been creating controversy on the campus of UNCW. The display pairs images of genocide with images of aborted fetuses.

NC protests continue next week in Raleigh in run-up to march

Protesters of policies backed by the North Carolina General Assembly and Gov. Pat McCrory will have a frequent presence in Raleigh leading up to a yearly march promoting what organizers call a "moral" agenda. The Rev. William Barber of the state NAACP talked Thursday about the run-up to the ninth annual rally Feb. 14 in downtown Raleigh.

‘I Can’t Breathe, Hands up Don’t Shoot’ rally held Saturday

video The New Hanover County Chapter of the NC Black Leadership Caucus sponsored a rally on Saturday at St. Stephens AME Church in downtown Wilmington. This peaceful protest was against the police-involved violence across the nation in hope for change.

Protesters block Durham road in Ferguson rally

Those protesting the decision against indicting a white police officer in the Ferguson, Missouri, shooting of a black teen briefly blocked a road in Durham. Hundreds of people attended various rallies in the Raleigh-Durham area Tuesday evening.

Labor group in NC protests for higher wages

A labor group is demanding higher wages and full-time work for North Carolina Walmart workers as the holiday shopping season ramps up.

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CFCC Kicks Off ‘Countdown to College’ Application Nights

In recognition of College Application Week across North Carolina, Cape Fear Community College is launching a series of College Application Nights this week at the College’s Wilmington, Castle Hayne, Burgaw and Surf City locations.

Man arrested, charged in downtown Wilmington multi-car pileup

Wilmington Police have arrested and charged Thaddeus Hakeem Boney, 30, of Wilmington in a multi-car crash that happened in downtown Wilmington on October 8.

EPA unveils strategy to regulate toxic ‘forever chemicals’

The Biden administration is launching a broad strategy to regulate toxic industrial compounds associated with serious health conditions that are used in products ranging from cookware to carpets and firefighting foams.

Woman facing attempted arson charges in incident at Smithfield Foods in Bladen County

A Lumberton woman is facing several charges stemming from an incident at the Smithfield Foods plant in Tar Heel. According to the Bladen County Sheriff's Office, Latasha Rena Bittle, 26, allegedly threw a plastic jug with accelerants onto a break area canopy on October 12.