Leigh Tauss


Saige Martin and Jonathan Melton have been elected to the Raleigh City Council. Read more

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Francis has until October 17 to call for a runoff. Early voting starts October 16—which is a weird system. Read more

Wake County

Regardless of runoffs, the balance of power on the council has shifted, and Cox will likely be the odd man out. Read more

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Sara Pequeño

It was a rough night for some incumbents on the Raleigh City Council. Read more

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Jade Wilson

Over 18,000 residents cast early votes this year. Read more


It’s unclear if the fliers break State Board of Election rules regarding campaign disclosures. Read more

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Francis is driven by ambition, destiny, and a sense of the greater good—and a conviction that the greater good is him. Read more

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Photo courtesy the Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States

“What is the difference between a bookkeeper in New York’s garment district and a supreme court justice?” Ginsburg said. “My answer is one generation.” Read more

Wake County


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There was relentless rain, Uber surge prices, and $9 PBR tallboys. Nevertheless, Hopscotch persisted. Read more



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But not before David Cox made it more restrictive. Read more

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Gruff Rhys is a relentless optimist. Read more


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The developer agreed to include affordable units, but he also has to clear a traffic study. Read more

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Screenshot taken from security video at Kazeem Oyeneyin's home shows Raleigh Police Officers detaining him in his own home after responding to an alarm.

The police had come over an accidentally tripped house alarm. Kazeem Oyeneyin called it “the most humiliating experience of my life.” Read more

Wake County


Jade Wilson

After receiving complaints, the city quickly spiked the $30,000 pilot project. Read more

Wake County


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Almost everyone running for office in Raleigh identifies as a progressive, but they define that term differently. Read more

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“I regret that this happened, and also regret the impact it’s had on the productivity and, frankly, the civility of this council.” Read more

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