Sherrell Faulkner becomes this year's 11th known trans homicide victim.
Charlotte became eligible to host the game after North Carolina passed a "compromise" bill that repealed House Bill 2.
The move comes after the law's "repeal," but activists say it's yet another Trump administration failure on LGBT rights.
Rep. Larry Pittman made the comment in an online debate over his anti–marriage equality bill.
A new bill proposes that North Carolina public universities leave the Atlantic Coast Conference if the ACC again boycotts the state.
The bill quotes the Christian Bible and says the Supreme Court defied "Almighty God."
With HB 2 "repealed," Charlotte will get a chance to host the All-Star Game in 2019.