North Carolina

Hurricane Chris
July 11, 2018 - 9:03 am
By Elizabeth Elkin and Emily Smith, CNN (CNN) -- If you're on the Atlantic coast, you may want to stay out of the water for the next few days. Hurricane Chris is rapidly strengthening, and the National Hurricane Center has named it a Category 2 storm. Maximum sustained winds have increased to near...
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A federal judge will hear arguments Monday, June 25, 2018, from lawyers representing Republican legislative leaders who say the case should be dismissed because the plaintiffs can't prove the new law is harming them.
AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File
June 25, 2018 - 7:12 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than a year after North Carolina undid its "bathroom bill," a legal battle is simmering over a law that replaced it. A federal judge on Monday will hear arguments from transgender advocates who claim in a lawsuit that the replacement law still discriminates against the...
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In this Oct. 3, 2017, file photo, people line up outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington to hear arguments in a case about political maps in Wisconsin that could affect elections across the country.
AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File
June 18, 2018 - 1:14 pm
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is resolving partisan redistricting cases from Wisconsin and Maryland without ruling on the broader issue of whether electoral maps can give an unfair advantage to a political party. The justices unanimously ruled against...
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Police officer ready to make arrest
May 11, 2018 - 12:21 pm
By Faith Karimi and Jamiel Lynch, CNN (CNN) -- Anthony Wall's night started at the prom with his sister, followed by a stop at a Waffle House in Warsaw, North Carolina. While at the restaurant, he got into a heated argument with employees, who called police. It's unclear what happened moments...
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