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Hotel evacuated during Conover fire
The Harbor Inn Seafood Restaurant and connecting LaQuinta Inn on Fairgrove Church Road Southeast caught fire sometime around 1 a.m., firefighters said.
NC-Sen: Thom Tillis (R) To Conservative Activists, "I Have Big Boy Pants On Every Day"
At a closed-door meeting last year at the North Carolina General Assembly building, Thom Tillis, the state speaker of the house and frontrunner in the GOP primary to take on Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan in November, clashed with Republican activists and legislators who claimed that Tillis was blocking conservative legislation to bolster his chances in ... (more)
Sen. Curtis, committee hear about effects of ACA
North Carolina lawmakers continued their debate over the controversial overhaul of the nation's healthcare system this week.
NC legislative committee focuses on Affordable Care Act's downsides
Legislative hearings on the Affordable Care Act got underway Tuesday in Raleigh with a heavy focus on the federal law's economic consequences for North Carolina and the nation.
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DA: Opponent 'mishandled' evidence in Zahra Baker case
District Attorney Jay Gaither alleged that attorney Scott Reilly hurt the prosecution's case by "mishandling" evidence in the killing of 10-year-old Zahra Baker, shown here in May 2010.