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A North Carolina school board lifted its ban on students carrying Mace and pepper spray on campus. This comes in response to the DOJ's civil rights lawsuit against the state's bathroom law.

Despite passing a drug test, Wake County, N.C. school officials upheld a student's suspension because her hands smelled of weed. The sophomore's mother must appeal to the school board to clear her daughter's record.

The Department of Justice and North Carolina filed lawsuits against each other over the so-called "bathroom bill." North Carolina denies that the measure violates the civil rights of transgender people.

NC Gov. Pat McCrory has until 5pm to respond to the HB2 bill but has already filed a lawsuit asking for a declaratory judgment action from the federal court system to clarify federal law on the HB2 issue. Defiance to the bill could risk funding for the state’s university and has already caused canellations in events that […]

  The N.C. debate over House Bill 2 has gone national, with political leaders and high profile entertainers voicing their opinions. Just recently Bruce Springsteen cancelled a concert in Greensboro over the issue. Supporters and opponents plan to square off in Raleigh rallies later today (Monday). Critics say discriminates against LGBT people, not allowing allowed […]

  North Carolina’s 88-74 victory over Notre Dame last night makes them the only No. 1 seed in the Final Four. This is also the Heels record 19th time in the final four. North Carolina (1) will take on Syracuse (10) on Saturday in Houston.  UNC has beat Syracuse in their past games but this game the […]

As thousands went to the polls yesterday in North Carolina the results have been posted.  Here are the results Thanks to our friends at ABC 11 United States President Republican 100% of precincts reporting Trump    458,139    (40.2%) Cruz     418,640    (36.8%) Kasich   144,294   (12.7%) Rubio    87,853    (7.7%) Carson   10,912 […]

A 78-year-old White man attending a Donald Trump rally in North Carolina was arrested and charged Thursday with assault after punching a Black Lives Matter protester in the face. John McGraw was at the Wednesday night event with several other zealous supporters of the Republican presidential hopeful when he threw the punch, WTVR reports.


The Washington D.C. area, which received over two feet of snow, has decided to close both federal and local government offices and schools.