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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.

Federal agents use tear gas to clear rowdy Portland protest

U.S. agents marched in a line down a street in Oregon early Saturday, clearing out protesters with tear gas at close range.

Dozens protest in Wake County after racially charged letter sent to interracial family

Dozens of people took to the streets in the Wakefield community in Wake County Friday night in response to a racially charged letter that was sent to an interracial family living there.

‘All Rise:’ Black Raleigh lawyers stand up for a more equitable justice system

The lawyers gathered on the steps of the Wake County Courthouse, Friday evening, were not dressed for court. They came to make a statement: "Black Lawyers Matter."

Raleigh man faces federal charges for fires set to businesses during downtown protests

A 26-year-old Raleigh resident is now facing federal as well as local charges in connection with starting fires inside two downtown businesses during the May 30 George Floyd protest in Raleigh. that devolved into vandalism and looting.

Wilmington Police say protesters tried to block city council members after meeting, five arrested

After 16 days of peaceful protests, five people were arrested after a crowd gathered in the middle of 3rd Street in Downtown Wilmington.

Raleigh protesters seek changes in police department

After more than two weeks of protests in downtown Raleigh, protesters are demanding change from the city’s leadership, particularly in its police department.

Pender County NAACP to protest Board of Education meeting

The NAACP plans to protest outside a meeting of the Pender County Board of Education on Tuesday, at Topsail High School.

More global protests emerge over racism, police actions

Far-right activists have scuffled with police and other protesters in London and Paris as more demonstrations unfold across Europe in support of Black Lives Matter.

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Gov. Cooper to give COVID-19 update this afternoon

Gov. Roy Cooper is expected to give an update on the state's response to COVID-19.

Novant Health suspends hundreds of employees over COVID-19 vaccine mandate

Novant Health released an update on Tuesday on its mandatory COVID-19 vaccination program for employees.

North Carolina man accused of assaulting firemen during fire

Authorities have arrested a man who they say assaulted firefighters as they fought a fire at his North Carolina home.

Pet Pals: 6-month-old Pitbull is looking for his forever home

This week’s Pet Pal is a 6-month-old Pitbull named Prince and is in need of a forever home after being found as a stray.