Online retailers such as Amazon.com and eBay have been enjoying the benefits of not paying sales taxes in states like North Carolina for years — but a controversial U.S. Senate bill would permit the collection of taxes for online purchases.
Jackie Sanchez, 18, was illegally brought by her mother from Mexico to the United States when she was three and has always considered North Carolina her home.
Some N.C. immigrants will soon be able to obtain driver’s licenses after months of uncertainty — but advocacy groups are not pleased with the final product.
While UNC reviews its own sexual assault policies, national legislation has been proposed to improve sexual assault policies on college campuses.
President Barack Obama focused on boosting economic growth and proposed measures to reduce rising college costs in his first State of the Union address of his second term.
When freshman James Ellsmoor graduates from UNC-CH, he wants to be able to stay in the United States and work — and a federal proposal might make it easier for him to do that.