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A group of activists against the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion movements says that this month they successfully compelled UNC's Medical School to throw out its DEI task force and its recommendations. UNC, however, says the task force has been disbanded for over a year.
Keenan Willard, WRAL eastern North Carolina reporter
NC Central students started the weekend honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and they sacrificed their free time to work with Rise Against Hunger, making care packages for those in need.
WRAL News has obtained email messages that show workers in Durham County's Child Protective Services Office feel they're being threatened by the group called Operation Stop CPS.
The North Carolina Poor People's Campaign holds a 'defend democracy' rally in Raleigh as one of more than 150 similar events taking place across the country, including at the U.S. Capitol.
The organizer behind a Durham-based running group says today's verdict proves that running is not a crime in this country.
Activists across Durham are coming together for one common purpose- to deter gun violence.
Lora Lavigne, WRAL reporter
Drew Pescaro, who was shot during an incident at UNC Charlotte on April 30, 2019, said his first venture into activism included calls for an end to gun violence.
After the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill announced that classes would be held only online and asked many to consider a move out of campus housing, the student body is finding ways to work together, primarily to support fellow students with the expenses of such a move.
Sarah Krueger, WRAL Durham reporter
Advocates are keeping the pressure on Raleigh Police. They want them to find the person who they say, pulled a gun on a black mother and her daughter while yelling racial slurs.
A woman said that two men pulled a gun on her and her daughter and used racial slurs near a shopping center in Raleigh on Monday night.
Adam Owens, WRAL reporter & Maggie Brown, WRAL multiplatform producer
Activists in Holly Springs marched Saturday to call attention to Juneteenth and their city's history.
A Wake County activist who gave a list of demands to Raleigh Police Chief Cassandra Deck-Brown earlier this week is facing charges related to not returning a rental vehicle.
Two things have long obsessed President Donald Trump: Time’s person of the year and the 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg.
Derrick Bryson Taylor, New York Times
Tru Pettigrew is bridging the gap between law enforcement and the community.
A Rocky Mount mother is warning all drivers to keep a safe distance from large trucks on roads and highways after a tragic crash in Georgia caused her car to go underneath a truck -- leading to the deaths of her two daughters.
Rick Armstrong, producer, and Kathryn Brown, anchor/reporter