Two federal judges said Thursday they are concerned that North Carolina legislative leaders have taken few if any steps to draw new election maps since they were struck down last year, and one judg
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4:43pm Jul 27, 2017Politics & Government Politics & Government
5:16pm Jul 25, 2017Education Education
A new law is aimed at getting North Carolina drivers to think twice before passing a stopped school bus. Gov.
4:14pm Jul 19, 2017Economy Economy
Greensboro will now allow alcohol sales to start earlier on Sundays. Other communities in the Triad are also considering the move after the state’s “brunch bill” became law last month.
4:35pm Jun 15, 2017Politics & Government Politics & Government
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A three-judge panel says it will not block a North Carolina law merging oversight of state elections, ethics, lobbying and campaign finance laws into a single agency.
10:03am Jun 05, 2017Politics & Government Politics & Government
The Supreme Court has upheld a lower court ruling that struck down 28 state House and Senate districts in North Carolina because they violated the rights of black voters.
10:35am Apr 25, 2017Education Education
Republicans late Monday unveiled compromise legislation to prevent North Carolina school districts from potentially having to cut supplemental programs or that could cause crowding in other classro
8:43am Apr 21, 2017Economy Economy Environment Health & Safety Politics & Government
House Bill 467, capping the amount of compensation awarded to someone living by a farm, is moving
4:09pm Apr 18, 2017Education Education
Parents and education leaders throughout the state are urging legislators to make changes to a law that mandates lower class sizes in early grades, and have scheduled a rally Wednesday afternoon ne
3:26pm Mar 01, 2017Politics & Government Politics & Government
Governor Roy Cooper is touting his first budget proposal as an ambitious plan to invest in education.
5:57pm Jan 24, 2017Politics & Government Politics & Government
North Carolina legislators begin a new session Wednesday amid rancor with a new governor and deep skepticism about whether they will reach consensus on big issues.
10:56am Jan 19, 2017Education Education
School systems say they may have to cut arts and physical education classes in elementary schools this fall.
5:41pm Jan 18, 2017Race Race
A local group is urging city leaders to make Winston-Salem a “sanctuary city” for immigrants who are in the country illegally.