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A UNCC student tackled the gunman who opened fire on campus, potentially saving lives before he was killed

Riley Howell, 21, knocked the gunman off his feet, according to law enforcement, "But for his work the assailant may not have been disarmed."

Suspect identified in shooting at UNC Charlotte campus that left 2 people killed, 4 injured

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department identified the suspect as 22-year-old Trystan Andrew Terrell
Hannah Leigh Hume

A 21-year-old who had cancer as a teen is accused of faking having the disease again to steal fundraising donations

Hannah Leigh Hume, of High Point, North Carolina, was charged with felony attempt to obtain property by false pretense.

Uber and Lyft cars could be forced to install lighted signs in this US state following the death of a student

The bill follows the murder of Samantha Josephson, a student who was found dead after she got into a car she mistakenly believed to be an Uber.
Female students were required to wear knee-length skirts.

A federal court ruled that a charter school’s dress code is unconstitutional and that girls can’t be forced to wear skirts

A court has ruled that it's unconstitutional for a North Carolina charter school to require female students to wear skirts while boys can wear pants.
Cumberland Polytechnic High School in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

A teen’s petition led her school to change its dress code that banned girls from wearing pants to graduation

Lacey Henry launched a petition after learning Cumberland Polytechnic High School in Fayetteville, North Carolina, required girls to wear dresses.

The Republican pastor whose campaign was accused of election fraud in North Carolina won’t run in a new election as Mitch McConnell tries to lay...

Republican Mark Harris announced he will not run in North Carolina's special election after his campaign was accused of an election fraud scheme.
Photos posted to the Facebook page of a Charlotte, North Carolina, museum show fire damage to a statue of WWII Major General William C. Lee.

World War II museum blames ‘some jerk punk’ for setting fire to what they may have thought was a Confederate monument. It’s actually...

A North Carolina museum is accusing vandals of trying to burn a statue of a World War II veteran after mistaking it for a Confederate monument.

North Carolina officials order a new congressional election after 4 wild days of hearings over an alleged voter fraud scheme

Republican Mark Harris said that he supports holding a new election in the North Carolina congressional race he won by fewer than 1,000 votes.
Billy Byrd, left, sits with his 10-year-old son Nathan, right, as he speaks about a substitute teacher who taught his son's class.

A substitute teacher resigned after parents say she went on a rant in front of their 10-year-old kids, praising Trump and claiming MLK committed suici...

One parent, Billy Byrd, wrote on Facebook that the sub also told his 10-year-old son he was "marked for prison" because of the clothes he was wearing.