Officials in Washington state, where recreational marijuana is legal, vow to fight any federal crackdown on the nascent industry after White House spokesman Sean Spicer said they should expect to see stepped-up enforcement of anti-pot laws.
President Donald Trump says he will bring the "full force and weight" of the U.S. government to combat an "epidemic" of human trafficking.
A new attempt at an HB2 compromise calls for expanding the statewide non-discrimination law but does not include the LGBT community as a protected class.
Lawmakers have filed a bipartisan bill aimed at breaking an impasse over North Carolina's "bathroom bill," but it's likely to face tough going in the Republican-controlled legislature.
Donald Trump the presidential candidate made no secret of his desire to crack down on illegal immigration, but once elected, he repeatedly offered varying interpretations of just how tough he would be in the White House.
Business owners in Charlotte's Latino community say they're suffering because of President Trump's orders on immigration, causing many immigrants to live in fear as ICE makes more arrests in Charlotte.
Governor Roy Cooper is proposing an ambitious plan to raise teacher pay. The Governor wants to get North Carolina teacher salaries to the national average in five years.
The White House on Monday denounced a spate of threats made against Jewish Community Centers around the country.
President Donald Trump has tapped Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser.
A weekend-long backlash over a decision to invite alt-right provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos to the Conservative Political Action Conference ended Monday with an abrupt reversal.
President Donald Trump's holiday weekend featured a raucous campaign rally, a health care strategy session, interviews for a new national security adviser — and even a few holes of golf.
Jim Serowski said his employees told him they planned to skip work on Thursday to participate in "A Day Without Immigrants," the nationwide day of protest.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence moved Monday to assuage European Union fears about the strength of Washington's support for the union and its commitment to European security through the NATO military alliance.
Business owners demand a House Bill Two repeal on the day Charlotte was supposed to host the NBA All-Star Game. It's just one of many events that haven't happened in the Queen City since HB2 became law.
Norma McCorvey, whose legal challenge under the pseudonym "Jane Roe" led to the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark decision that legalized abortion but who later became an outspoken opponent of the procedure, died Saturday. She was 69.
There's a Russian spy ship off the coast of Connecticut. Crammed with eavesdropping equipment, the Viktor Leonov has loitered in these waters before, but its current visit is the latest in a string of provocations.
A Former NC State Senator Faces Up To 20 Years After Pleading Guilty To Fraud And Tax Violation Charges
Former North Carolina State Senator Fletcher Hartsell, Jr. pleaded guilty Friday on charges of mail fraud and filing false tax returns.
The Trump administration considered a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, including millions living nowhere near the Mexico border, according to a draft memo obtained by The Associated Press.