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Is racial profiling justified?
Should free speech ever be restricted?
The North Carolina Department of Transportation has shut down Bonner Bridge on the Outer Banks this week due to emergency safety concerns.
A new North Carolina Medicaid billing system continues to falls short on addressing defects months after coming online in the summer and on completing government-mandated changes on time, according to a state performance audit released Monday.
The State Auditor's office says a new North Carolina Medicaid billing program falls short on addressing defects in the computer system and that government-mandated changes haven't been completed on time.
North Carolina is expected to host one of the nation's toughest U.S. Senate races next year.
Nelson Mandela’s distinctive approach to leadership is that much more inspiring when contrasted with the so-called leaders of today at all levels of government in America.
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Growing national attention to the 20th-century practice of forcibly sterilizing thousands of Americans has put new pressure on Virginia lawmakers to compensate survivors.
Three Senators Try to Hold Off G.O.P. in South New York Times, by Campbell Robertson & Jeremy W. Peters New Orleans - Things traditionally get started a little late down here, an inclination that runs from mealtimes to political races.
"Medicaid continues to be over budget and costs keep growing," said Mardy Peal, an adviser to state Health and Human Services secretary Dr. Aldona Wos.
Stacey Capps labels samples in the ImmunoReagents lab last week on N.C. State's Centennial Campus in Raleigh.
Kay Hagan is running for Congress . She is taking a stand regarding Agriculture.
The Clean Air Act requires that states not only bring their own air quality into compliance with federal standards, but also prevent pollution that "contribute[s] significantly" to air quality problems in downwind states.
We found out in October that infant mortality got worse in North Carolina last year, as it had the year before.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. : November 6th, 2013 - North Carolinians have a new tool to help locate registered sex offenders near homes, schools, parks or any location, Attorney General Roy Cooper announced Wednesday.
Jokes about "Polacks" have always been tasteless and silly. Based on the latest international test scores, trying to get a laugh today by portraying Polish people as ignorant or dumb is a good way to identify yourself as, well, ignorant or dumb.