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2 hrs ago | WHAS11
The candidates involved are Sen. Kay Hagan in North Carolina, Sen. Mary Landrieu in Louisiana, Sen. Jeanne Shaheen in New Hampshire, Natalie Tennant in West Virginia and Michelle Nunn in Georgia.
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2 hrs ago | USA Today
In the latest Suffolk University/USA TODAY survey of likely general-election voters in North Carolina, incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan was clinging to a 2-point lead over Republican challenger Thom Tillis.
6 hrs ago | Lumina News
Crews from the North Carolina Department of Transportation were busy on Tuesday, Aug. 19, planting the new live oak trees along Wrightsville Avenue immediately west of the Heide Trask Drawbridge.
"I am told that the House and the Senate may have reached consensus on the coal ash bill," House Speaker Thom Tillis told his chamber early Tuesday afternoon.
State House and Senate leaders say lawmakers have reached a compromise on legislation that would make Duke Energy curb pollution from its 33 coal ash dumps across North Carolina.
A LAST MINUTE VENUE CHANGE FOR A FISHING TOURNAMENT MEANS BIG BUCKS ON THE WAY TO ONE UPSTATE COMMUNITY.
Doctors worrying about increasing rates of overdoses from heroin and painkillers, may actually be dealing with a drug known as acetyl fentanyl, which can be five to 15 times stronger than heroin.
The tweet from WRAL's Capitol news team says it all for crowdfunding in North Carolina: "House votes to KILL H1224 47-54."
When you consider all the bad choices made by the General Assembly and Gov. Pat McCrory in the last two years - and there have been too many to mention - the one that may make the least sense was the decision not to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act and provide health coverage for more than 400,000 low income adults who are currently ... (more)
Sen. Kay Hagan has a narrow lead over North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis , according to a new poll from Democratic firm Public Policy Polling.
PPP's newest North Carolina poll continues to find Kay Hagan in the lead, although the race has tightened slightly compared to a month ago.
If cutting taxes creates jobs then you would have to give a little time for the extremely wealthy to get off their asses and make all of those wonderful trickle down jobs.
Outside political groups are on track to eclipse their spending during the 2010 GOP wave election, but only a fraction of that money has been reported to the public.
Critics of the Republican-led General Assembly allege that the teacher-pay raise included in this year's state budget could have been implemented in a much simpler fashion: by giving across-the-board hikes to all rather than giving large raises to early-career teachers and relatively small raises to some experienced ones.
Health-care providers must receive approval from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services before billing for Medicaid patients.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid predicted Democrats would retain control of the Senate in November "unless something unexpected happens."
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