North Carolina


President Donald Trump's Republican National Convention is bound for Charlotte with boosted safety measures, but GOP doc concedes it remains a "high-risk event." (Image via Shutterstock)
GOP’s Doctor Concedes Charlotte-Bound RNC Is a ‘High-Risk Event’

President Trump's RNC is heading for Charlotte with boosted safety measures, but city is home of the highest coronavirus case load in NC.

Madison Cawthorn, a western NC candidate for Congress, is being criticized for his post regarding a trip to Adolf Hitler's vacation home in 2017. (Image via Cawthorn's campaign)
NC Congressional Candidate Called Hitler’s House a ‘Bucket List’ Trip

How Madison Cawthorn's trip to a Hitler hideout, and his biographical inconsistencies, landed controversy for the western NC candidate.

A 'Black Lives Matter' marquee in Asheville, NC in July. The city has been the center of demonstrations after local officials voted against immediately defunding the police. (Image via Shutterstock)
After Asheville Votes Against Defunding Police, Demonstrators Take to the Streets

How the 'Defund the Police' movement touched down in Asheville, leading to tense moments with local police department.

In this Dec. 11, 2019, file photo, Rep. Val Demings, D-Fla., gives her opening statement during a House Judiciary Committee markup of the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington. Demings is among the women Joe Biden is considering for his vice presidential running mate. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
‘If You See It, You Can Be It’: Former State Lawmaker Linda Coleman Says Black Woman VP Would Diversify State, Local Races Too

Coleman says a Black woman landing Biden's VP pick would have a "trickle down" impact on the diversity of candidates in NC and beyond.

In this March 2, 2020, file photo Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., speaks during a campaign rally for President Donald Trump in Charlotte, N.C. Tillis, facing a competitive North Carolina reelection contest, “is looking forward to campaigning" with Trump, Tillis' spokesperson said. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn, File)
How Thom Tillis, Once a NC Moderate, Became the Unlikeliest of Trump Allies

Facing a rocky road to election, a new report digs into Sen. Thom Tillis' complicated relationship with President Trump.

If NC schools reopen, they can expect a surge in childhood coronavirus cases, a national pediatric report says. (Image via Shutterstock)
NC Schools Weigh Reopening as 13,000 State Kids Have Confirmed Coronavirus Cases

How North Carolina schools reopening for in-person learning can expect to see a rise in childhood coronavirus cases.

A 5.1-magnitude quake hit with an epicenter in Sparta, NC Sunday morning, but despite the social media rumors, fracking was not to blame. (Image via Town of Sparta)
No, Sunday’s Earthquake in NC Was Not Caused By Fracking

NC experienced a 5.1-magnitude earthquake Sunday, but experts say the quake had nothing to do with fracking, despite the social media rumors.