RALEIGH -- Governor McCrory has vetoed the controversial "Ag-Gag Bill. Animal rights groups had urged McCrory to block the bill, saying it would quash undercover probes of animal cruelty or food safety violations.
RALEIGH – Gov. Pat McCrory said Thursday he will veto the bill passed by the General Assembly that would allow magistrates and other court officers to opt out of performing marriages because of “religious convictions." related to gay marriage. This sets up a showdown with the Republican Governor and the legislature with a majority of […]
CHAPEL HILL – The UNC-Chapel Hill Board of Trustees voted Thursday to rename Saunders Hall, amid complaints that the building’s name sake was associated with the Ku Klux Klan and the white supremacy movement of his time. School leaders also took other steps related to history and building names.
RALEIGH – The official start of the Atlantic Hurricane Season is June 1, but officials are saying now is the time to get ready, citing that there has already been one named storm this year and that dangerous storms can strike anytime in the days ahead.