Rachel Jordan

North Carolina bill would give immunity to drivers who hit protesters on public streets

RALEIGH, N.C. (WFXB) – A driver who runs into a protester on a public street in North Carolina could soon avoid any liability for that person’s injuries, according to a new bill that just passed in the House. The measure, that passed 67-48 Thursday, heading to the Senate says a driver would be immune from lawsuits if the driver used what…

Study says country music mentions drugs more than any other genre

Some people might say drugs and music go hand-in-hand, but you might be surprised at which genre mentions drugs the most. According to a recent study from Addictions.com, country music references drugs more than any other genre, including rap music. According to the analysis, rap falls in last place behind folk music. Of the drugs mentioned, the most prevalent is…

This is America’s least favorite airline (hint: it’s not United)

For the third year in a row, America has chosen Spirit Airlines as their least favorite airline. The ‘bare fare’ airline ranks dead last when it comes to customer satisfaction among airline passengers. The ultra-low cost carrier had the lowest score in the travel report from the American Customer Satisfaction Index. Spirit is known for its cheap tickets that are…

Fox News Channel’s new evening line-up

Since Bill got the boot, the prime-time line-up over at Fox News Channel is changing up a bit. Tucker Carlson is taking his show, “Tucker Carlson Tonight” to 8PM, he spot formally owned by Bill O’Reilly’s “The O’reilly Factor”. The hit show, “The Five” is also changing time slots, and co-hosts, with a move to the 9 o’clock hour from…

Animal welfare groups push to conduct study on carriage horses in Charleston

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WFXB) – One of the most iconic features of the historic Holy City might just be carriage horse rides down cobblestone streets, but after a recent video surfaced of a horse collapsing, organizations are raising concerns about the industry. The Charleston Animal Society and other animal welfare groups want carriage companies in Charleston to agree to a ‘scientific…