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UNCW chancellor issues statement on HB2

UNCW Chancellor Zito Sartarelli has issued a statement regarding any implications on campus due to a new law in North Carolina.

Concerns prompt Ohio county to ban NC travel

Ohio's most populous county is banning its employees from non-essential government travel to North Carolina after that state enacted a law prohibiting communities from passing ordinances to protect the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.

Commissioner Barfield: representatives say they did not read HB2 bill

House Bill 2 has created controversy across the state and country since it was passed and signed into law last month.

Mayor on HB2: ‘Wilmington will always be welcoming’

Wilmington city council members addressed House Bill 2 during a Tuesday night meeting.

PayPal to withdraw Charlotte expansion over LGBT law

PayPal says it's canceling plans to bring 400 jobs to North Carolina after lawmakers passed a law that restricts protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.

Authors of kid’s books seek repeal of North Carolina law

Nearly 270 authors and illustrators of children's books have signed a letter calling for the immediate repeal of the new North Carolina law preventing specific anti-discrimination rules for LGBT people for public accommodations and restroom use.

Federal agencies review NC law’s impact on aid

The Obama administration is reviewing whether a new North Carolina law curbing anti-discrimination protections for LGBT people could affect the flow of federal aid to the state.

PepsiCo CEO asks McCrory to repeal HB2

The CEO of PepsiCo, Inc., a company with roots in North Carolina, has written Gov. Pat McCrory, asking him to repeal the new law preventing specific anti-discrimination rules for LGBT people for public accommodations and restroom use.

Supporters, opponents sound off on House Bill 2

Protesters and supporters of House Bill 2 are continuing to voice their opinions about the controversial law.

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WPD: 17-year-old injured in shooting

Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting.

Children and the COVID-19 vaccine: parents on vaccines for kids ages 5 to 11

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