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Donald Trump Presents ‘New Deal’ to African Americans

CHARLOTTE, NC — Donald Trump offered a “new deal” to African Americans in a speech at the McGlohon Theatre at Spirit Square on Wednesday afternoon, packing hundreds of supporters into the former Baptist church, an unusually small arena for the GOP nominee.

Watch Live: Donald Trump in Charlotte, NC

Friday, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will hold a rally in Charlotte, NC at the PNC Music Pavilion at 7 p.m. ET. Video courtesy of Right Side Broadcasting Network Follow Breitbart.tv on Twitter @BreitbartVideo

‘F**k Blue Lives,’ Shouts Houston Black Lives Matter

At least one Black Lives Matter protester in Houston was reported to yell “F**k blue lives” while others chanted “Pig, pig, bang, bang.” The anti-police rhetoric came during a protest march in Houston’s predominantly black historic Third Ward on Saturday evening.

Donald Trump Calls For Leadership, Unity, Law and Order After Charlotte Riots

“Wow, here we go again,” Trump said, when asked to react to the images of riots in Charlotte. During an interview on Fox and Friends, he added, “It’s very sad. When you look at what’s going on it’s very sad. It’s very divided, our country, and it’s getting worse, so I’m not overly surprised to see it, but it’s happening.”

***LIVEWIRE*** Watch: Street Clashes in Charlotte, N.C., After Police Shooting

Police have closed portions of uptown Charlotte on Wednesday night after a series of gunshots were fired. One man has reportedly been shot. The protests are the second night where the North Carolina city has erupted after a man, Keith Lamont Scott, was shot by police after he allegedly was carrying a gun. Some have–mistakenly according to police–believed that Scott had a book, not a gun, in his vehicle when a police officer shot him. But authorities have said that they confiscated a gun–and didn’t find a book–in the vehicle.