The Rev. William Barber, the architect of the weekly protests at the N.C. legislature this summer, has been found guilty of second-degree trespass and violating one of the N.C. Legislative Building rules, but had another charge dismissed.
After safety concerns forced NCDOT, without warning, to close the Bonner Bridge that links Hatteras Island to the mainland, political leaders blamed the Southern Environmental Law Center.
As gunfire boomed over and over in the background, a janitor begged a 911 dispatcher to send help, saying, "There's still shooting going on! Please!" A woman breathlessly reported seeing a gunman run down a hall. And a teacher said she was holed ...