A judge's sign-off is still needed to make the settlement effective
The state emergency management agency tweeted that "the greatest impacts" from Maria would come late Tuesday and last through early Thursday.
The new land mass has been nicknamed Shelly Island.
Lower court ruling stands that scrapped two House districts where race was unlawfully used as a factor in determining voting lines.
The state asked for $929 million, but it's getting $6.1 million.
Live ammo wouldn't be permitted under a bill that would authorize education officials to create a "comprehensive firearm education course" for high school students.
The mighty athletic conference follows the NCAA in lifting its boycott, imposed after the state regulated which bathrooms trans citizens could use.
The law requires transgender people to use restrooms in schools and government buildings that correspond to the sex on their birth certificate.
Justice Elena Kagan mentioned Donald Trump's Twitter feed, which he used as a candidate and now as U.S. president, as an example of how social media has become vital in the political sphere.
The law known as House Bill 2, which bars transgender people from using government-run restrooms that match their gender identity and limits local nondiscrimination protections, will doom the state's chances, Dupree wrote in a letter.
The states are following the lead of North Carolina, which made international headlines over its House Bill 2.
Donald Trump didn’t pay a price for his violation of the norms that support democracy.
The state in March became the first to bar transgender people from using public restrooms that match their gender identity.
Incoming Democratic Governor Roy Cooper says the state legislature may call a special session to consider scrapping HB2, which sparked economic boycotts.
Republican Governor Pat McCrory is fighting to try to make up ground against Democrat Roy Cooper.
Experts worry the GOP nominee’s call for supporters to prevent voter fraud may lead to intimidation, but there are no signs of that yet in this diverse swing state.
Donald Trump blamed Hillary Clinton’s “animals” for the incident.
Major flooding still exists in parts of the state, which bore the brunt of Matthew in the United States.
A look at the city’s numbers could offer some insight into the violence following the police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott.
The NCAA is only the latest organization to protest North Carolina's anti-LGBT HB2 bill.
Storm is expected to move along the North Carolina coast before moving offshore but Hermine may reach hurricane intensity by Sunday.