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Title IX Committee talks plans for LGBTQ education in New Hanover schools

There was a New Hanover County Schools' Title IX meeting Tuesday afternoon with an update on new politics and plans for LGBTQ education in schools.

Justices rule LGBT people protected from job discrimination

The Supreme Court is ruling that a landmark civil rights law protects gay, lesbian and transgender people from discrimination in employment, a resounding victory for LGBT rights from a conservative court.

Virginia bans conversion therapy for LGBTQ minors

Virginia became the 20th state in the country to outlaw conversion therapy for LGBTQ minors after Gov. Ralph Northam signed the ban into law on Monday.

Bill wants to force student-athletes to play as gender identified at birth

The new year is underway and lawmakers have started to make a push for new legislation, but one bill already has a flag on the play.

FCC votes to set up 3-digit suicide hotline number like 911

Federal regulators are setting up a new three-digit number to reach a suicide prevention hotline in order to make it easier to seek help and reduce the stigma associated with mental health.

Chick-fil-A ends donations for anti-LGBTQ organizations

After courting controversy for years, the fast-food chain Chick-fil-A will no longer fund two organizations that have historically opposed same-sex marriage.

Port City Pride kicks off with LGBTQ health care community forum

The Port City gets ready to celebrate Pride Weekend.

PORT CITY PRIDE CELEBRATES LGBTQ COMMUNITY

You can join the Cape Fear's LGBTQ commuity and it's allies this weekend for the third annual Port City Pride celebration.

Cooper moves to block conversion therapy funds

North Carolina's governor has signed an order barring the state health department from using public funds on conversion therapy meant to change young people's sexual orientations.

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Multiple injuries in traffic accident in Southport

The accident happened on Long Beach Road near Faith Boulevard. Fire and EMS are treating those injured.

Swimmer drowns in Surf City

Advanced life support was administered from Pender EMS and Fire and the Surf City Fire Department, but the victim did not survive.

Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Trump hailed Barrett as “a woman of remarkable intellect and character,” saying he had studied her record closely before making the pick.

First NFL player ruled inactive for COVID-19 test

ATLANTA (CBS) - A.J. Terrell has officially been ruled out for Week 3 as the first NFL player to be placed on the league's...