Shaquille "Shaq" O'Neal has a new big and tall men's clothing brand at J.C. Penney. The 7-foot-tall former NBA star has been a brand ambassador with Penney since March appearing in the Plano, Texas-based retailer's marketing.
Craft Habit, new store in the Gateway Plaza in Raleigh, caters to local designers and crafters. They will hold regular classes at the shop, in addition to participating in events held elsewhere, such as their regular Handcrafted Night Out
Nikki Huebner's 18-month-old daughter died in 2010 after an SUV backed over the toddler in the Raleigh family's driveway. Now Huebner has started Endure Beauty, a company that allows her to donate to charities.
Exec Socks sock of the month subscription service sells colorful socks that are office appropriate. The Raleigh-based business is donating socks to the Oak City Outreach Center through Father's Day with every order.
A teen who was elected prom king with nearly 50 percent of the vote is not apologizing for wearing a dress to the Powdersville High prom in Greenville, South Carolina. Now, he's talking about wearing one to graduation.
The Wake County school system is looking at whether to copy the gender-neutral student dress code used by Portland Public Schools. If adopted, it would allow things such as tank tops, bare midriff tops, spaghetti straps and short shorts.