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Stories with organization: NAACP
  • North Carolina LGBT law protesters reunite for Orlando 
    Updated: Jun-20-16 8:40 pm

    RALEIGH, North Carolina - Opponents of North Carolina's new law limiting antidiscrimination protections for LGBT people have reunited to mourn the victims of the shooting at an Orlando gay nightclub that killed 49 people and condemn state policies they say are responsible for furthering bigotry nationwide.

  • Branded a racist, lawmaker scales back tuition-cut proposal 
    Updated: Jun-01-16 8:57 pm

    RALEIGH, North Carolina - A North Carolina lawmaker who proposed to slash tuition to just $500 a semester at five public universities that serve mostly blacks, American Indians and the poor announced Wednesday that he is scaling back on the bill after running into mistrust so fierce he was branded a racist.

  • The Latest: Internal investigation of police officers next story has photos
    Updated: Jun-01-16 7:43 pm

    MINNEAPOLIS - The Latest on federal authorities' decision to not charge two white Minneapolis police officers with criminal civil rights violations in the killing of a young black man (all times local):