- NC legislators cancel McCrory veto on workplace activity Updated: Jun-03-15 8:32 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The General Assembly on Wednesday cancelled Gov. Pat McCrory's veto of a bill designed to give North Carolina employers legal recourse against people who deliberately get jobs to steal company secrets or record purported maltreatment at farms or factories.
- GOP Sen. Newton running for N. Carolina attorney general Updated: Jun-01-15 10:19 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Republican state Sen. Buck Newton announced his 2016 bid for attorney general on Monday, portraying himself as one who would confront what many conservatives consider federal overreach while focusing on basics as the state's top lawyer and law enforcement officer.
- Senate gives its final approval to expand NC abortion rules Updated: Jun-01-15 9:59 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The Senate gave its final approval late Monday to additional rules surrounding abortion in North Carolina, primarily one extending the waiting period for a woman to obtain the procedure from 24 hours to 72 hours.
- Judge temporarily halts fracking approvals in North Carolina Updated: May-20-15 4:39 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - A judge has halted the approval of fracking operations in North Carolina until a higher court weighs in on the legality of the appointment of several boards that manage state resources and the environment.
- North Carolina editorial roundup Updated: May-13-15 4:48 pm
Recent editorials from North Carolina newspapers:
- Senate kills $236M borrowing package, but effort still alive Updated: May-12-15 6:45 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The South Carolina Senate killed a $237 million borrowing package Tuesday on a technicality, but efforts to borrow for college construction and workforce training remain alive.
- Feds: 6 sweepstakes companies agree to quit North Carolina Updated: May-06-15 2:20 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Federal prosecutors announced Wednesday that they have reached an agreement with six large video sweepstakes companies that requires them to stop providing equipment and software to hundreds of Internet cafes in North Carolina.