NC Senator on hospital bed after collapse: I'm fine
Sen. Thom Tillis collapsed during the ACLI Capital Challenge race in Washington, D.C. on May 17. Initial reports say CPR was performed on the North Carolina senator but this video update from Tillis says he was just being checked out after he got overheated.
Pastors and community leaders gathered to protest police brutality and economic disparities in Charlotte and across the country on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, outside Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, NC. The protest led up to the start of the Carolina Panthers vs Philadelphia Eagles game.
The Rev. Raymond Johnson, associate pastor of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church in Marion, SC, gathered with other pastors and community leaders for a "Kneel-In" outside Bank of America Stadium in Charlotteon Thursday.
Every day migrants who came to the U.S. from across the globe arrive at the U.S.-Canadian border where they are met by police. They desire to live in Canada, hoping its policies will give them the security they believe the political climate in the United States does not.
During President Donald Trump's speech at a rally in Huntsville, Ala. on Sept. 22, 2017, he said any player that sits during the national anthem is a "son of a bitch." The president also rescinded NBA champ Stephen Curry's invitation to the White House. Trump's comments ultimately led to more protests by NFL players, coaches and owners during the national anthem on Sept. 24, 2017.
Carolina Panthers defensive end Julius Peppers was absent as his teammates stood along the team's sideline for the national anthem on Sunday at Bank of America Stadium. Peppers did arrive on the sideline prior to kickoff though.