by Ari Phillips Posted on August 21, 2014
Every year the U.S. produces 140 million tons of coal ash pollution, the toxic by-product that is left over after the coal is burned.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 8, 2014
North Carolina's comprehensive voter suppression law will take effect -- with an assist from a federal district judge and the Roberts Court.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on August 7, 2014 Updated: August 7, 2014
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory is just the latest politician to say that unaccompanied children may have communicable diseases.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on July 29, 2014
Letting the long-term unemployed go without benefits hasn't made a difference in the state's job growth.
by Zack Ford Posted on July 29, 2014
North Carolina's Attorney General has conceded that it's "futile" to continue defending the state's ban on same-sex marriage.
by Josh Israel Posted on July 15, 2014 Updated: July 15, 2014
"We need our male colleagues to understand that if you can bring it down to a woman’s level and what everything that she is balancing in her life — that’s the way to go."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 15, 2014 Updated: July 15, 2014
The mayor of the small town of Belhaven, North Carolina is walking all the way to Washington, DC to ask for solutions for his impoverished constituents.
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 30, 2014
The Southern Environmental Law Center says the bill leaves 2.6 million North Carolinians at risk.
by Zack Ford Posted on June 25, 2014
Objecting to nondiscrimination protections for charter schools, North Carolina House Speaker Pro Tempore Paul "Skip" Stam conflates what constitutes a "sexual orientation."
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 20, 2014
Documents from as early as 1986 show inspectors warned about possible weaknesses in the pipe that burst in February.