CHARLESTON, S.C. A federal judge on Monday granted a request by Dylann Roof, the white man accused of killing nine black parishioners at a Charleston, S.C., church last year, to represent himself at his death penalty trial.U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel said he believed Roof’s decision was unwise but ruled in court that the defendant had the right and capacity to serve as his own lawyer.Roof faces 33 counts of hate crimes, obstruction of religion and firearms charges stemming from the massacre carried out at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in June 2015.
RALEIGH N.C. Senate lawmakers passed a constitutional amendment Wednesday that caps the amount that the state can raise income taxes. If the bill becomes law, voters will consider a constitutional amendment on the November […]
DURHAM – President Donald Trump’s pick to head the Department of Veterans Affairs visited a local VA Hospital in North Carolina on Friday as part of a nationwide effort to improve patient care and seek […]
RALEIGH The North Carolina State Board of Elections (NCSBE) gave a press conference Tuesday morning to report preliminary early vote totals and election day operations across the state.A record number of voters cast their […]