An ACLU attorney said the organization plans to file documents in federal court in North Carolina in wake of the 4th Circuit Appeals Court decision declaring Virginia's gay-marriage ban unconstitutional.
North Carolina House and Senate leaders outlined an agreement Tuesday that boosts teacher pay an average 7 percent. With the agreement lawmakers are now on a path toward adjournment after a month-long stalemate.
The jury in the trial of Laurence Alvin Lovette went home Tuesday without reaching a verdict. Lovette, 23, is charged with armed robbery and first-degree murder in the death of Abhijit Mahato, 29, a Duke graduate student who was found shot to death...