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Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies

Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.

Henderson police search for man in domestic-related shooting

Marcus Tyrell HargroveHenderson police are asking for the public's help in the search for a man connected to a domestic-related shooting that occurred at the Food Lion on Dabney Drive around 6 p.m. Saturday.

Multi-vehicle wreck shuts down US 70 in Durham

WRAL NewsA serious wreck involving 4 to 6 cars has shut down United States Highway 70 near Cheek Road. There was at least one serious injury, but no injuries are life-threatening, officials said.

NC NAACP President: It's more important to attack policies that promote white supremacy

NC NAACP President: It's more important to attack policies that promote white supremacyThe president of the North Carolina NAACP called a news conference Saturday, in light of recent events, saying it's not enough to just remove Confederate statues.

Cumberland County Schools announce early dismissal for solar eclipse for some schools

TV_Eclipse_61581Cumberland County Schools on Thursday announced that classes would be cut short on Monday as a result of the solar eclipse.

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