“The Justice Department expects to show that the clear and intended effects of these changes would contract the electorate and result in unequal access to participation in the political process on account of race,” Attorney General Eric Holder says about the lawsuit.
Plus the glorious new “pet sushi” photography trend, the time the U.S. almost nuked itself, and an artist who is bringing the ghosts of Google Street View to life.
The Blue Ridge Rollergirls recently teamed up with Asheville Humane Society and Animal Compassion Network for a photo shoot with adoptable animals hoping for a “forever home.”
There were 254 guns seized, 19 people indicted.
For three months, thousands of North Carolinians have spent their Mondays protesting the Republican state legislature, and they’ve made some great signs.
On Thursday night, North Carolina passed sweeping restrictive voting laws in the wake of the Supreme Court’s Voting Rights Act decision.
Grayson Clamp is hearing for the first time in his life thanks to an auditory brain stem implant. The 3-year-old was part of a research trial at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.
If you started humming “Wagon Wheel” in your head while reading the headline, then this list is for you.
Police are currently investigating a YouTube video of a Charlotte neighborhood fashion show for members of the gay and transgender community that turned into a massive brawl.
He handed the couple a hate-filled note as they were leaving the restaurant.
It’s missing North Carolina and Colorado.Paging the Obama campaign.
“I will come on Morning Joe and I will shave off my mustache of 40 years if we lose any of those three states (Minnesota, Michigan, or Pennsylvania),” Obama’s guru promises.
In a harrowing rescue 90 miles off the coast of North Carolina, the Coast Guard airlifted 14 people to safety.
The aging pastor led a prayer for the Romneys and promised to do “all I can to help,” according to a Romney advisor who sat in on the meeting.
Politicians, media figures and celebrities in their natural habitat…a political convention. I shot some candid (ie, terrible) photos of the famous and the powerful at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte.
The former Obama Press Secretary demands that this chair GET OFF HIS LAWN.
Politics (and political conventions) make strange bedfellows.
Perhaps casual Joe was a little too loose on the stump today. Editor’s note: Biden clarified his remarks at a campaign stop in Virginia.
Lucas Baiano is back in action“The thing about Lucas’s videos: they make people march.” What is this, this Les Mis??
Self-deprecating humor in North Carolina from the one-time Republican front-runner.
“I never thought I would say this, but he was totally better than Trump,” says one Republican as Veepstakes speculation heats up.
He just wants to know where Obama was born.
Just in case you were looking for the right tweet to retweet onto your feed that will perfectly summarize your rage towards North Carolina.
A play on Democratic Gov. Bev Perdue. Walter Dalton won his primary yesterday, but the state GOP is already coming out swinging. Check out the creepy face morphing at bevpart2.com
A North Carolina pastor’s horrific anti-gay tirade is making the blogosphere rounds.
A week from Tuesday, North Carolinians vote on whether to make gay marriage constitutionally illegal. This print ad campaign was launched to shock voters into defeating the Amendment.