Historians: Civil War statues need context, should be moved

Historians: Civil War statues need context, should be moved

As North Carolina grapples with whether to move three Confederate monuments from the state Capitol grounds, two historians are advising that they should be moved – but if that can't happen, some historical context…
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Judges won't halt N Carolina county's legislative elections

Some North Carolina judges have refused to delay state legislative elections in and around Raleigh scheduled for next month while litigation challenging several House districts continues.
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Duke Energy agrees to $156K fine for coal ash pollution

Duke Energy Corp. will pay a $156,000 penalty for polluting ground and surface waters with potentially toxic coal-ash waste around three power plants.
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NC legislative panel backs tracking of sexual assault kits

A legislative committee has backed draft legislation to set up a tracking system so victims can follow their sexual assault kits and know when they've been tested.
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