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The legal drama surrounding a fatal crash that left former state Rep. Larry Womble seriously injured is over, according to the Winston-Salem Journal.
Last week a North Carolina judge struck down a law passed by the Republican-controlled legislature that sought to award taxpayer-funded vouchers to low-income families that want to send their children to private schools.
President Barack Obama greets North Carolina Democratic Senator Kay Hagan upon arrival at Charlotte Douglas International Airport in Charlotte Aug. 26. Dante Chinni writes Politics Counts as a regular Capital Journal feature.
Lincoln County detectives arrested a Statesville man Wednesday afternoon on child sex offense charges after they said he sent inappropriate messages and photos to an 11-year-old girl.
Incumbent Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan has been running hard for re-election for more than a year.
Abaca Press/MCTU.S. President Barack Obama arrives on the South Lawn of the White House after returning to Charlotte, N.C., Aug. 26, 2014 in Washington, DC.
About 60 anti-abortion protesters rallied outside Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan's Charlotte office Wednesday, hoping to influence not only North Carolina's Senate election but control of the entire Senate.
Anti-abortion leaders are planning a rally outside Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan's office in Charlotte to highlight her position on proposed abortion legislation.
Leaders with a statewide LGBT advocacy group and couples gathered at North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's three offices across the state this morning.
The top leader in the N.C. House during the mid-1990s is now atop a nonpartisan group's list of the General Assembly's most influential lobbyists.
With a critical midterm U.S. Senate election approaching -- one that could help decide which party controls the upper chamber -- about as many North Carolinians lean or identify Democratic as they do Republican .
The executive director of a group advocating for North Carolina's 100 counties is leaving his post after nine years to work for the National Association of Counties.
A North Carolina anti-abortion activist and tea party organizer is quitting her $95,000-a-year job as a senior Medicaid adviser after a year.
North Carolina continues to be cultivated into increasingly fertile ground in which sophisticated and complex businesses can flourish.
US President Barack Obama speaks at the American Legion's 96th National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, August 26, 2014.
His standing with veterans damaged by scandal, President Barack Obama on Tuesday defended his administration's response to Veterans Affairs lapses that delayed health care for thousands of former service members, but conceded more needed to be done to regain their trust.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 02:04 am
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