President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the BOK Center, Saturday, June 20, 2020, in Tulsa, Okla. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
What Does NC’s Federal Delegation Think of Delaying the Election? We Called Every Member to Find Out.

Trump floated talk of delaying the election last week, but it’s up to Congress to decide when we vote. What does NC's Congressional delegation think?

Brandon Gray, a NC House candidate, says he and his boyfriend were victims of a homophobic assault in a Greensboro Walmart. (Photo taken by Brandon Gray)
Openly Gay NC House Candidate: I Was Attacked With Homophobic Slurs at a Greensboro Walmart

NC House candidate Brandon Gray said he was shopping in a Greensboro Walmart when a woman shouted homophobic slurs and attempted to choke his boyfriend.

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What Cooper’s ‘Measured’ Approach To NC School Reopening Means

NC public schools will be able to hold in-person classes, but with safety and health requirements to keep spread of COVID-19 down.

Graphic for Cardinal & Pine by Desirée Tapia.
New Poll: Tillis, Facing Weak Support From His Base, Trails Cunningham by 8 Points

Weak support from his base in NC is proving a significant threat to Sen. Thom Tillis’s re-election chances against Cal Cunningham, a new poll finds.

House minority leader Darren Jackson, D-Wake, wears a mask at the legislature in this April 28 file photo. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
‘This Is No Flu’: NC Lawmakers’ Efforts to Override Gov. Cooper’s Veto Fall Short

Gyms, skating rinks and bowling alleys to remain closed after NC lawmakers fail to override Gov. Cooper’s vetoes of bills trying to force them open.

Was NC too slow to hire Spanish-speaking contact tracers to track coronavirus spread in Latino population? (Image via Shutterstock)
NC Was Slow to Hire Bilingual Tracers While COVID-19 Exploded Among Latinos

NC officials touting push for bilingual contact tracers today, but some say officials dragged on tracking coronavirus in Latino community.

Young people play a big part in NC's spike in coronavirus cases, a NC expert said Wednesday. (Ashlee Rezin Garcia/Chicago Sun-Times via AP, File)
How Younger People Are Driving NC’s Coronavirus Resurgence

Coronavirus is surging in NC, and young people are a big reason why, a former US Food and Drug Administration commissioner told reporters Wednesday.