U.S. Supreme Court maroons filmmaker in Blackbeard video piracy fight

(Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday delivered a legal broadside to a filmmaker who documented the recovery of notorious English pirate Blackbeard’s wrecked ship, refusing to revive... Read more »

On the trail: Bloomberg targeted by Democratic rivals, Biden raises money for crucial states

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic presidential candidates took aim on Thursday at a rival whose name has not yet appeared on the ballot in the early voting states... Read more »

‘We’re going to war, bro’: Fort Bragg’s 82nd Airborne deploys to the Middle East

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (Reuters) – For many of the soldiers, it would be their first mission. They packed up ammunition and rifles, placed last-minute calls to loved ones, then... Read more »

Spate of shootings leaves two dead, seven wounded in North Carolina city

(Reuters) – Police in High Point, North Carolina, searched for clues and suspects on Wednesday in a spate of shootings that have left two people dead and seven others... Read more »

Tornadoes sweep across southeastern U.S., killing at least three: officials

(Reuters) – Tornadoes swept across swaths of the southeastern United States killing at least two people in northern Alabama and one person in Louisiana, tearing roofs off buildings, splintering... Read more »

Charlotte leads bidding to be 30th MLS team, commissioner says

(Reuters) – Charlotte, North Carolina, has moved to the front of the line to become the 30th Major League Soccer (MLS) team, Commissioner Don Garber said on Friday. FILE... Read more »

Soccer: Charlotte leads bidding to be 30th MLS team, commissioner says

(Reuters) – Charlotte, North Carolina, has moved to the front of the line to become the 30th Major League Soccer (MLS) team, Commissioner Don Garber said on Friday. FILE... Read more »

North Carolina’s congressional map is illegal Republican gerrymander, court rules

(Reuters) – A North Carolina court on Monday temporarily blocked the state from using its congressional map in next year’s elections and strongly suggested it would eventually rule the... Read more »

Eye of Hurricane Dorian grazes North Carolina, floods Outer Banks

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (Reuters) – Hurricane Dorian briefly made landfall on the Outer Banks of North Carolina on Friday, hitting the beach resort with powerful winds and battering waves... Read more »

Hurricane Dorian makes landfall over North Carolina: U.S. NHC

A fallen tree and flood waters sit in a hotel parking lot after Hurricane Dorian swept through, in Wilmington, North Carolina, U.S., September 6, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake (Reuters) –... Read more »