Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy has taken a voluntary leave of absence and will be placed on the NFL's exempt list while he appeals an assault conviction stemming from an attack on his ex-girlfriend in March.
“This is a fluid situation.” That was the mantra during a Wednesday afternoon press conference, during which the Carolina Panthers announced defensive end Greg Hardy had agreed to go on the exempt list at least through November, when his appeal of his domestic assault case is set to go before a jury. Hardy will be […]
Before Wednesday, it would have been hard to find many people who knew the NFL's exempt/commissioner's permission list existed. Now, two of the league's best players are on it. The Vikings used the little-known list to deactivate running...Show More Summary
The magazine that is widely viewed as “the bible” of the U.S. craft beer industry will remain headquartered in Durham, North Carolina. But moving forward, All About Beer will be overseen by Christopher Rice/All About Beer LLC ratherShow More Summary
A Robin Williams lookalike was spotted as Saturday’s SC-UGA game, as the #14 Gamecocks knocked off the #13 Bulldogs, 38-35. Poor Robin Williams is excitable enough without giving him a high-scoring SEC conference game to get behind. Obviously, it seems a little silly to break down exactly why this pic of a Robin Williams lookalike […]
Carolina Panthers defender Greg Hardy has been placed on the exempt/commissioner's permission list, effectively suspending him with pay until the appeal of his domestic violence conviction is resolved. He played in Week 1, but was deactivated before the team's Week 2 game. Show More Summary
The Carolina Panthers have removed defensive end Greg Hardy from their active roster as he appeals his conviction for domestic abuse charges. It had been rumored the team would place Hardy on the exempt list, as the Minnesota Vikings did hours earlier with running back Adrian Peterson, who is charged with child abuse. Show More Summary
The Panthers defensive end will not take part in team activities until his trial is complete. Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy will be placed on the team's exempt/commissioner's exception list, which removes him from team activities for an indefinite about of time, the team announced on Wednesday afternoon. Show More Summary
A K9 police dog died inside a sweltering patrol car after the vehicle's air conditioning malfunctioned, authorities said.
While some are complaining about the softening of sales in the gun industry, a popular gun distributor is expanding. Davidson’s announced the company is opening a distribution center in North Carolina. Scheduled for a summer 2015 opening,...Show More Summary
Mike Florio updates us on the situations of Adrian Peterson in Minnesota, Greg Hardy in Carolina, and Ray Rice in Baltimore. We hear from Vikings GM Rick Spielman, as well as team owners Mark and Zygi Wilf, during Wednesday’s press conference. Mike goes one-on-one with Browns QB Brian Hoyer about their win over the Saints, Johnny…
The Carolina Panthers are expected to place defensive end Greg Hardy on the exempt list. The news comes as the backlash for allowing him to play while waiting for an appeal after initially being found guilty for domestic violence byShow More Summary
The Carolina Panthers welcomed starting quarterback Cam Newton back to the lineup with a victory last week to stay unbeaten, and they'll try to stay perfect on Sunday Night Football when they host the Pittsburgh Steelers. Newton missed...Show More Summary
The Bulldogs may have lost to South Carolina last Saturday, but that doesn ’t mean their goals are out of reach. They will need to keep working to stay in the race for the SEC East while preparing for 2015 and beyond. And that means they need to be on top of their game when it comes to recruiting. Show More Summary
Via email: My wife received a State Absentee Ballot Request Form with cover letter that had a North Carolina Republican Party header and a signature of Carrie Brown. The letter stated the form was requested by phone. My wife is registered as a Democrat and did not make such a request. Show More Summary
Thom Tillis is just a gem of a peach of a man. In his first term in office, the North Carolina state House speaker and Republican Senate nominee actually voted against a resolution apologizing for a white supremacist riot against black residents of Wilmington, North Carolina, in 1898. Show More Summary
Imagine living just south of the "Top City in the World" on stunning Kiawah Island. Here, residents enjoy a balance of natural beauty and contemporary living, with charming Charleston, South Carolina just 21 miles away. The private community offers...
Calling all (qualified) poets in the great state of North Carolina! The nomination process is now open for the next poet laureate of the state. You’ll recall the recent kerfuffle involving Valerie Macon and her appointment and subsequent dismissal as poet laureate—thanks Chris Vitiello for keeping us apprised of the story. Head here to submit [...]
South Carolina’s Republican Senator Lindsey Graham did not hold back his feelings about Obama or Obama’s plans for ISIS in his interview on Fox News Sunday. Senator Graham wants it made known the seriousness of these Islamic terrorists (ISIS or ISIL) and the effect they could have directly to America — on our soil. Show More Summary
The college football season has provided an incredible first three weeks to the season. Although nothing changed within the Top Five in either of the major polls this week, title contender Georgia lost to SEC foe South Carolina in a thrilling game. The other Top 10 casualty was USC. Show More Summary