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Wake Forest beats NC State in 88-58 win

John Collins scored 23 points and Wake Forest rolled to its first regular-season sweep of North Carolina State in a dozen years with an 88-58 win Saturday.

Sports group pleads with legislators to get HB2 off books

A booster for North Carolina sporting events is telling legislators the state could lose out on NCAA championship events for another five years if they don't soon address a law limiting LGBT rights and which public bathrooms transgender people can use.

All-ACC Football Team is out

Clemson leads all ACC schools with 15 selections to the 2016 All-ACC Football Teams, as voted upon by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA).

ACC picks new sites for 8 championships pulled from NC

The Atlantic Coast Conference has picked new sites for eight of the championships it is moving from North Carolina because of a law that restricts the rights of LGBT people.

McCrory: Charlotte must act before repeal talk

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's office says prospects for repealing a law addressing LGBT non-discrimination rules and which restrooms transgender people can use begin once Charlotte leaders do away with a city ordinance that led to the law.

SoCon to make faster decision on North Carolina

The Southern Conference will make a faster decision on whether to pull championships out of North Carolina.

Lawmaker: No broad desire for special session

A key North Carolina House Republican leader says there's no broad appetite now among fellow Republican colleagues in the chamber for a special General Assembly session for changes to the law known as House Bill 2.

ACC latest blow for North Carolina governor’s re-election

Gov. Pat McCrory frames the debate over North Carolina's law about transgender people and restrooms as one of common sense and safety and privacy. Yet try as he might, he can't shake the narrative from the law's opponents who say it's plain bigotry and intolerance.

ACC follows NCAA lead and pulls athletic championships out of North Carolina over HB2

The Atlantic Coast Conference announced Wednesday it will be moving all neutral site championships for the 2016-17 academic year from North Carolina due to House Bill 2.

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National Hispanic Heritage month and the Coronavirus

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Judge hears lawsuit attempting to delay NHRMC sale

A judge is hearing the Save Our Hospital's request for a restraining order to delay the sale/partnership of NHRMC.