Fifty Shades of Grey and the Bible rank in the top 10 of the latest list of books most objected to at public schools and libraries. Here are the books on the American Library Association’s “State of Libraries Report.”
Emily Maynard, former “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette” star, said she never really set out to write a book but an agent sought her out after seeing her speak at a church. She credits the pastor of the church for giving her the courage to pen her story. Though not excited to be in the spotlight again, Maynard said, "I prayed about it and I really felt like this is where the Lord was leading me."
Lawrence Schoen, founder of the Klingon Language Institute, sings the Klingon translation of "Soft Kitty," a lullaby made famous in the CBS TV show "Big Bang Theory." Schoen will appear at Triangle book stores this week with his new science fiction novel "Barsk: The Elephants' Graveyard."
Generation Opportunity, a national organization for conservative millennials, is launching a digital ad campaign in the 19 U.S. states that are finalists to land Amazon’s second headquarters, including North Carolina, for the financial incentives they have offered.
VIDEO: See photos from the life of evangelist Rev. Billy Graham and listen to excerpts from a sermon he preached about death at Duke University in 1973. Graham died Wednesday morning, Feb. 21, 2018 at his home in North Carolina.
VIDEO: NC State coach Kevin Keatts talks about the Wolfpack's resume for the NCAA tournament during a media availability after defeating Boston College at PNC Arena in Raleigh, NC Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018.