Gay Teacher Sues Over Firing From Catholic High SchoolA gay teacher has sued a Roman Catholic school in North Carolina for firing him after he announced his wedding to a man.
Twitter Video Shows North Carolina Officer Slamming StudentSchool and police authorities are reviewing a video posted on Twitter that shows a male police officer slamming a female high school student to the floor in North Carolina.
North Carolina's 'Bathroom Bill' Set On Fast Path To RepealThe repeal would be a remarkable sign of cooperation for Democratic Gov.-elect Roy Cooper and the GOP-controlled legislature. Just last week, lawmakers called a special session and stripped Cooper of some of his authority when he takes office next month.
Gov-Elect: North Carolina Will Repeal LGBT Law On TuesdayIn a stunning development, the North Carolina law widely derided as the "bathroom bill" appeared to be on its way out.
North Carolina GOP Office Burned, Graffiti Sprayed NearbyA local Republican Party office in North Carolina was torched by a flammable device and someone spray-painted an anti-GOP slogan referring to "Nazi Republicans" on a nearby wall, authorities said Sunday.
North Carolina Buildings Take $1.5B Hit From Matthew Floods North Carolina estimates that flooding from Hurricane Matthew has caused $1.5 billion in damage to 100,000 homes, businesses and government buildings.
Rescues And Worry After Matthew Inundates North CarolinaWhen Hurricane Matthew dumped torrential rains on North Carolina, thousands of people found themselves suddenly trapped in homes and cars. Rescuers in Coast Guard helicopters plucked some of them from rooftops and used military vehicles to reach others, including a woman who held on to a tree for three hours after her car was overrun by flood waters.
NCAA Relocates 7 Events Pulled From NC Due To LGBT LawThe NCAA relocated its men's basketball regional tournament to Greenville, South Carolina, on Friday after withdrawing the event from Greensboro, North Carolina, because of that state's law restricting the rights of LGBT people.
Charlotte Workers Asked to Stay Home After Night of ViolenceStreets appeared calm early Thursday in downtown Charlotte after a second night of violent protests over the deadly police shooting of a black man, although at least three major businesses were asking their employees to stay home for the day as the city remained on edge.
ACC Faces Logistical Hurdles In Picking New Title Game SiteNow that Charlotte is out, the question everybody is asking is where the game will be held.
Driver, 10-year-old Child Among 4 Dead in NC Bus CrashThe bus driver and a 10-year-old child are among the four people killed after a bus carrying a South Carolina junior college football team to its first game ever crashed on a North Carolina highway, state troopers said.
What Other States Could Be Problematic For NCAA?Now that North Carolina has lost its NCAA and Atlantic Coast Conference championship events for this year, some other states face potential challenges in the organization's fight for discrimination-free environments.