'Jail is where a lot of people end up receiving mental health services'
Vicki Smith, executive director of Disability Rights North Carolina, discusses the need to change standards, screening and enforcement to ensure the safety of inmates, especially those needing medical care and mental health services.
Prosecutors have released dashcam video of a 2017 shootout between Daniel Clary and two Pennsylvania troopers following a traffic stop. One trooper was severely injured. Clary was convicted of attempted murder.
"We may find armadillo fossils on our tours, but NEVER have we seen armadillos catching some rays on the beach!" wrote the Charleston Fossil Adventures, LLC when they posted this video to their Facebook post on August 12, 2018.
A group of Triangle residents visited Richmond, Virginia, to ride the Pulse, the city’s new bus rapid transit line. Raleigh, Cary, Wake County and Chapel Hill plan to build similar BRT systems in coming years.
North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles commissioner Torre Jessup blames the demand for the Real ID along with the always higher demand for services in the summer months for the long lines at DMV offices.
Representatives from WomenNC, Durham County Women's Commission, the Mayor's Council for Women, and Mayor Pro Tem Jillian Johnson spoke on Durham's endorsement of the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women on August 6, 2018.