The Orange County Republican Party held a press conference commemorating the one year anniversary of the firebombing of its headquarters in Hillsborough, NC, during which they denounced the action and renewed pleas for a confession. Speakers included current Orange County GOP Chairman Waddy Davis, former Orange County GOP Chairman Daniel Ashley, NCGOP Chairman Robin Hayes, and NCGOP Executive Director Dallas Woodhouse.
Player skits, dancers, music, a scrimmage game and the hanging of the NCAA championship banner entertained a large crowd at the Smith Center on the UNC campus in Chapel Hill on Oct. 13, 2017. It was the annual 'Late Night with Roy' event that kicks off the college basketball season
The UNC Tar Heels hang the 2017 NCAA National Championship banner in the rafters of the Dean Smith Center in Chapel Hill on Oct. 13, 2017. It was part of the 'Late Night with Roy" annual event that kicks off the college basketball season.
Students passing through the center of campus, the pit, shared their opinions about the report released Friday by the NCAA Committee on Infractions that did not sanction the institution with any penalties for a long-running scheme of bogus African Studies courses, ones that UNC’s accrediting agency found lacked integrity.
Video: The Carolina Hurricanes head coach Bill Peters liked the way the team came back to force overtime against the Columbus Blue Jackets in NHL action at PNC Arena in Raleigh on Oct. 10, 2017. He didn't like losing 2-1.
Video: Safe Haven for Cats was one of several local animal rescue agencies to take a planeload of animals evacuated from hurricane ravaged Puerto Rico. Animals were being evaluated, treated and readied for adoption at the group's facility in North Raleigh on Oct. 6, 2017.
Video: The Carolina Hurricanes announced that Jordan Staal and Justin Faulk with be co-captains of the NHL hockey team during a press conference at PNC Arena in Raleigh, NC, on Oct. 5, 2017. The team opens Saturday night in Raleigh against the Minnesota Wild.
Video: N.C. Governor Roy Cooper, a big Carolina Hurricanes fan, said he liked the team's choice of Jordan Staal and Justin Faulk to be the co-captains of the team following a press conference held at PNC Arena in Raleigh on Oct. 5, 2017. The Canes open at home Saturday night against the Minnesota Wild
Video: About 100 protesters marched in silence in opposition to GOP-drawn voting maps in Raleigh on Oct. 4, 2017. Republicans blame failed policies by the left, not maps, for Democratic losses in recent elections.
Video: Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski says that college basketball hasn't changed with the sport's landscape and the recent NCAA scandal brings this to light. Krzyzewski was talking with reporters during a press conference in Durham, NC on Oct. 3, 2017.