VIDEO: The chief justice of the state Supreme Court, Raleigh's mayor and four other prominent Triangle citizens talk about Orage Quarles III, who retired last week as president and publisher of The News and Observer.
VIDEO: 'I'm disappointed' says NC State Wolfpack coach Kevin Keatts, who was an assistant coach with the Louisville Cardinals when the team won the 2013 NCAA championship. That title was vacated Tuesday due to NCAA violations.
VIDEO: Hundreds of mostly students marched from Pullen Memorial Baptist Church in Raleigh to the North Carolina State Capitol on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 in response to a mass shooting that killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.
Durham County District Attorney Roger Echols announced Tuesday afternoon that he is dropping the charges against the five remaining people accused of destroying a Confederate statue in downtown Durham last summer.
Githens Middle School students walked out of class Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 in Durham, NC to protest the school shootings in Florida. The students sat quietly in the parking lot for about 17 minutes before returning to class.
House Speaker Tim Moore announced Tuesday that he’s forming a new school safety committee that will be charged with developing recommendations for how to improve safety in the state’s schools. During a press conference Tuesday in Shelby, Moore said that the committee will look at a myriad of issues, with arming teachers as a possibility after getting feedback from school districts and law enforcement.
Copley takes the stand on Tuesday, February, 20, 2018 at the Wake County Justice Center in Raleigh, N.C. He is charged with murder in the August 7, 2016 shooting of Kouren-Rodney Bernard Thomas. Wake County District Attorney cross-examines Copley.