North Carolina County Slashes Funding To Volunteer Fire Dept Over Confederate Flag

US | Rob Shimshock
Trevor Jackson displays a Confederate flag during a rally held by Sons of Confederate Veterans in Shawnee, Oklahoma, U.S. March 4, 2017. "They are veterans and deserve to be honored," said Jackson. REUTERS/Nick Oxford - RC1DA9D711D0

‘Outweighs the few people that choose to be offended’

Fort Bragg Soldier Collapses, Dies During Physical Training

US | Jonah Bennett
American flags are placed on the top of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial wall, etched with the names of more than 58,000 U.S. servicemen and women who died in the war, on Memorial Day in Washington May 28, 2012. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas.

‘We mourn the loss of this dedicated soldier’

The US's Last Denim Plant Is About To Close

US | Nick Givas
The clothing tag on a pair of jeans by Wal-Mart's brand Faded Glory, which is made in Bangladesh, is shown after purchase from a Walmart store in Encinitas, California, May 14, 2013. Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Tuesday that it would conduct in-depth safety inspections at all 279 Bangladesh factories with which it works and publicly release the names and inspection information, as pressure mounts on retailers to ensure worker safety after April's deadly building collapse. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT) - GM1E95F0GAA01

‘National tragedy’

Accused Confederate Monument Topplers Get All Felony Charges Dropped

US | Rob Shimshock
Protesters tear down a statue of a Confederate soldier in Durham, North Carolina. (Photo Credit: YouTube/NBC4 WCMH-TV Columbus)

Protesters began kicking and spitting on the monument

Fort Bragg Alerts Base About Homicidal Former Service Member Kicked Out Of Military

US | Jonah Bennett
Troops wait for the arrival of President Barack Obama and the First Lady Michelle Obama during a Presidential visit to honor troops returning home from Iraq on December 14, 2011 to Fort Bragg, N.C. America is ending its war in Iraq and all U.S. troops are scheduled to be removed from Iraq by December 31. Davis Turner/Getty Images.

‘Separated from the military against her will’

Hospital Puts Nurse On Leave For Not Providing Abortion Services, Nurse Sues

US | Grace Carr
Duke University, one of the top private research universities in the US. (Shutterstock/EQRoy)

Failure to provide ‘reasonable accommodation’

STUDY: College Bias Officers Have Trouble Balancing Free Speech And Inclusion

Education | Rob Shimshock
College "bias response" officers have trouble balancing free speech with inclusion and other social justice principles, an October study shows. (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton)

‘Our hands were tied’

FBI Ups The Ante For Information In GOP Firebombing Case

US | Anders Hagstrom
An FBI agent readies his pistol. Source: Dzelat/Shutterstock

$20,000 reward for information

Potent Elephant Tranquilizer Infiltrates North Carolina Heroin Supplies

US | Steve Birr
A used needle sits on the ground in a park in Lawrence, Massachusetts, U.S., May 30, 2017, where individuals were arrested earlier in the day during raids to break up heroin and fentanyl drug rings in the region, according to law enforcement officials. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

‘100 times more potent than even your most basic fentanyl’

Youth Smoking And Vaping Rates Plummet Despite Alarmism Over 'Gateway' Risks

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
An exhibitor staff member uses an electronic cigarette at Beijing International Vapor Distribution Alliance Expo (VAPE CHINA EXPO) in Beijing, July 24, 2015. According to the organizer, the Expo, which is held in Beijing from July 23 to 25, attracts over 120 companies, including global high-end e-cigarette and e-liquid brands. China’s capital city unrolled ambitious new curbs on smoking in early June. Under the new rules, anyone in Beijing who violates the ban, which includes smoking in restaurants, hotels, schools and hospitals as well as in certain outdoor public places, must pay a 200 yuan ($32.25) fine. REUTERS/Jason Lee

‘We need to provide smoking cessation opportunities’

Substitute Teacher Let Go After Telling Student 'Go Back To Where You Speak Spanish' [VIDEO]

Education | Rob Shimshock
Students sitting in a classroom (Shutterstock/RoberG)

‘When you’re in my classroom, if you can speak English, you speak English’

Massive Government Tax Giveaways Aren't Yielding Many Facebook Jobs

Business | Eric Lieberman
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg acknowledges a cheer from the crowd before receiving an honorary Doctor of Laws degree, as fellow honorary degree recipient actor James Earl Jones (L) looks on, during the 366th Commencement Exercises at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S., May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

‘All those jobs left’

College To Spend $1.2 Million On Race And Slavery Studies

Education | Grace Carr
Davidson wildcat mascot. (Youtube Screenshot/TyriqTV)

‘A quest for truth’

Charlotte, NC Mayoral Candidate: Vote For Me Because I'm White

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
Beyond the pale

CHILLING: Listen To A Man Wake Up And Discover He Killed His Wife

US | Kevin Daley
Matthew Phelps, 29, is accused of murdering his wife. (CCBI)

‘Oh God. She didn’t deserve this. Why?’

Antifa Protestors Are Surrendering To Police To Protest The Police

US | Anders Hagstrom
Protesters Tear Down Confederate Statue In Durham, NC (YouTube Screenshot: CBS North Carolina)

‘All of us are willing’

Sessions Rising: AG Hits Stride In War On Gangs, Sanctuary Cities

Politics | Kevin Daley
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions (C) sits with guests before speaking on the growing trend of violent crime in sanctuary cities during an event on the Port of Miami in Miami, Florida, August 16, 2017. REUTERS/Joe Skipper

‘WE ARE TARGETING YOU’

The Civil War Is Over, Won By Millenials

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
A monument to former U.S. Vice President and Confederate General John Cabell Breckinridge stands outside the Old Courthouse in Lexington, Ky., August 15, 2017. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

That statue will never hurt anyone again

Protestors Tear Down Confederate Statue In Response To Charlottesville

US | Thomas Phippen

‘It fills me with a lot of rage and frustration’