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  • Parts of NC Board of Education lawsuit dismissed

    The State Board of Education’s courtroom effort to set its own rules has been at least partly dismissed, Rep. Paul Stam announced to the state House Monday night, asking the legislators to remove a provision transferring $100,000 to cover the Rules...

  • Durham DA plans to seek death penalty in Chapel Hill shooting case

    Durham District Attorney Roger Echol indicated his plans to pursue the death penalty against Craig Hicks, the man accused of shooting three Muslim students in February, in court documents.

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