Tyson breaks down Till's influence on the birth of the civil right movement including Rosa Parks' now famous sit-in, during a press conference on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at Duke University in Durham, N.C.
Duke professor Tim Tyson, the author of 'The Blood of Emmett Till' calls the re-opening of the Emmitt Till case by the Justice Department a political show during a press conference on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at Duke University in Durham, N.C.
President Trump accused fellow NATO ally Germany of being "captive to Russia" because of the payments it makes to Moscow for energy. Trump said the payments make it harder for the U.S. to defend Germany from Russia.
President Donald Trump nominated Judge Brett Kavanaugh to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on Monday night. Born in Washington, D.C., Kavanaugh has served as a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit since 2006.
Red4EdNC, a teachers' advocacy group, is asking educators to sign a "Declaration in Defense of North Carolina's Public Schoolchildren." The document, modeled on the Declaration of Independence, lists education grievances with the General Assembly.
York County Judge Jack Kimball threw out a lawsuit filed by a North Carolina man Thursday. Plaintiff Russell Walker demanded county officials put a Confederate flag and other items back in the main courtroom of the York County Courthouse.
With a 5-4 vote Tuesday, the Supreme Court upheld Trump's most recent travel ban, which the president called a "tremendous victory." The travel ban restricts entry into the U.S. from seven countries, five of which have a Muslim majority population.