North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper has made his initial choices for a new state board that administers both elections and ethics laws, even while he keeps challenging in court the law creating the combined board.
Developers of the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline are requesting permission to continue cutting down trees along the project's route beyond an initial timeline agreed to in order to protect birds and bats.
A grand jury subpoena received by North Carolina State seeks communication records between school officials and the former coaching staff, and ex-Wolfpack guard Dennis Smith Jr. and his representatives.
Senior members of Congress are calling for a hearing and investigations in response to an Associated Press report into how the U.S. military frequently fails to protect or provide justice to the children who sexually assault each other on base.