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Curfew lifted as peaceful protests continue in downtown Wilmington

George Floyd was laid to rest on Tuesday, but the Black Lives Matter movement lives on. Protesters were back out on the steps of city hall for day 11 of protesting, but this time with no curfew in place.

Car race draws thousands after dubbing itself a ‘protest’

A North Carolina speedway drew a crowd of more than 2,000 spectators in defiance of the state’s coronavirus restrictions after declaring the race a “protest.”

UNC Charlotte students to march to end injustice: ‘a journey toward change’

Students are gathering at UNC Charlotte for a march to end injustice Saturday afternoon.

Raleigh couple’s video showing them getting engaged during protest going viral

A Raleigh couple's social media post showing them getting engaged in the middle of a protest downtown in going viral.

‘We called 911. We got nothing:’ Downtown business owner blasts Raleigh response to weekend chaos

After hours of peaceful demonstrations against police brutality in Raleigh last Saturday and Sunday nights, Davie and Wilmington Streets became a hot zone for some of the more destructive behavior.

The Latest: Buffalo police officers charged with assault

Prosecutors say two Buffalo police officers have been charged with assault after a video showed them shoving a 75-year-old protester to the sidewalk.

Downtown Wilmington protests grow in size, end peacefully on sixth day

The sixth night of protests in downtown Wilmington wrapped up Friday night peacefully just before the 9 p.m. curfew.

Protest held for George Floyd in Whiteville

The city of Whiteville raised their voices and made noise in a demonstration on Thursday.

Charleston protester arrested minutes after praising police

A Charleston man was arrested while kneeling in front of a police line during Sunday’s protests in Marion Square, but before he was, he was caught on video praising the officers.

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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.