- Domestic violence laws remain high priority for legislators Updated: Feb-06-16 10:40 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Domestic violence has remained a high-priority legal topic in the decade since the passage of sweeping North Carolina laws to protect victims.
- The Latest: State lawmakers to appeal ruling on districts Updated: Feb-05-16 8:29 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The Latest on a panel of federal judges striking two congressional districts in North Carolina (all times local):
- Lawmakers, magistrate want to defend gay marriage exemption Updated: Feb-05-16 3:54 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Two North Carolina lawmakers and a magistrate have asked a federal court to let them defend a religious exemption law involving civil marriages challenged as discriminatory against gays.
- Lawmakers, magistrate want to defend gay marriage exemption Updated: Feb-05-16 3:04 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina legislators and a magistrate who won't issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples are asking a federal court to let them defend a religious exemption law challenged as discriminatory.
- Skvarla pitches broadband, crowdfunding, venture capital Updated: Feb-04-16 6:35 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina's commerce secretary says rural and small-town economies won't grow without access to high-speed Internet.
- North Carolina revenues are $120M ahead of projections Updated: Jan-15-16 6:39 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Revenues are slightly exceeding what North Carolina lawmakers anticipated would be needed to carry out the state government budget so far this fiscal year.
- Public Safety secretary defends agency leadership shakeup Updated: Jan-14-16 6:20 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina Public Safety Secretary Frank Perry is defending his recent department shake-up that removed two top agency leaders from their posts but retained a top deputy even when that position was eliminated by lawmakers in the state budget.
- Law to banning sex offenders from NC State Fair sought Updated: Jan-14-16 3:57 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - State Agriculture Department officials say North Carolina needs tougher laws that will ban registered sex offenders from the N.C. State Fair.
- Medicaid overhaul chief says work on track to meet deadlines Updated: Jan-12-16 6:08 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - With North Carolina's path to overhauling Medicaid finalized last fall, the race is on for state health officials to meet a tight schedule so a new managed-care system can take effect by 2018 or 2019.
- Study: N. Carolina agencies fall short on private contracts Updated: Jan-11-16 2:56 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - A report says North Carolina state government is falling short in crafting private-sector contracts to ensure farming out work makes sense financially and rationally.