President Donald Trump pledged to help the people affected by Hurricane Florence during a briefing with local and federal officials. The president arrived in North Carolina to survey damage wrought by the powerful storm.
Right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones looked to disrupt proceedings on Capitol Hill, Wednesday trying to make himself the sideshow of a congressional hearing on social media and elections and taunting lawmakers along the way.
Fred Guttenberg, the father of Jamie Guttenberg who was killed in the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Fla., left, attempts to shake hands with President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, right.
Local attorney Sydney Batch announced on Facebook Monday morning that she won’t campaign for the House District 37 seat for “several weeks” because she was recently diagnosed with “early, non-invasive breast cancer.”
UNC Board of Governors membver Thom Goolsby posted this video stating that "NC General Statue 100-2.1(b) requires the Soldiers' War Memorial (Silent Sam) to be reinstalled within 90 from the date it was torn down on August 20, 2018".
The North Carolina Historical Commission recommended Wednesday that three Confederate monuments stay on the state Capitol grounds, but wants more information added around the statues about the Civil War and the struggle to overcome slavery.
Protester Ashley Popio was removed from an N.C. Historical Commission meeting at the State Archives after she made an outburst while commission members were making recommendations on what to do with the three Confederate monuments at the Capitol.
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