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In reversal, Trump signs order stopping family separation

Bowing to pressure from anxious allies, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday ending the process of separating children from families after they are detained crossing the U.S. border illegally.

NC House member sued over public records requests

A North Carolina resident unhappy with responses to his records requests by a legislator is now suing the state House member for those documents.

Trump rolls back limits on military gear for police

President Donald Trump will revive a program that provides local police departments with surplus military equipment such as high-caliber weapons and grenade launchers, despite past concerns that armored vehicles and other gear were inflaming confrontations with protesters.

Lawsuit says ‘bathroom bill’ effects still felt

Transgender people in North Carolina are still effectively prevented from using restrooms matching their gender identity under a law that replaced the state's notorious "bathroom bill" earlier this year, according to a lawsuit filed Friday.

Justice Department drops North Carolina LGBT rights lawsuit

The Trump administration is dropping a lawsuit against North Carolina after the state moved to undo its "bathroom bill."

Speaker Moore: Bill against gay marriage will die in committee

A bill in the North Carolina General Assembly that targets federal legalization of gay marriage will not move forward.

Charter Day dress code lawsuit moves forward

A federal judge has ruled that a lawsuit against Charter Day School claiming the school’s dress code discriminates against girls can move forward.

Gov. Roy Cooper signs bill to roll back HB2

A repeal of HB2 has passed the North Carolina General Assembly and is headed to Gov. Roy Cooper for his signature to become law.

Federal judge bars deporting travelers with valid visas

Federal judge in New York bars U.S. from deporting travelers with valid visas covered by Trump order.

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Dueling protests in Raleigh shut down streets by executive mansion

ReOpen NC and some Trump supporters were on one side of Jones Street. Biden supporters and supporters of the Black Lives Matter movement were on the opposite side.

Black Friday sees record online as US shoppers stay home

Consumers spent an estimated $9 billion on U.S. retail websites on Black Friday, according to Adobe Analytics, which tracks online shopping. That was a 22% increase over the previous record of $7.4 billion in 2019. Meanwhile, in-person traffic at U.S. retail stores dropped 52%, according to Sensormatic.

1 dead, 14 injured following shooting at SC nightclub

Authorities responded to 7th Lounge just before 1 a.m. Officials say they found several victims.

Champion Ken Jennings will be first interim ‘Jeopardy!’ host

Jennings begins taping next week and his first episodes will air on the week of Jan. 11.