Reauthorizing Brand USA and fixing the nation's aging highway infrastructure are top concerns for the tourism industry in the Southeast.
The group operating to win a Republican U.S. Senate majority in November says it's more than doubling its investment to support North Carolina GOP nominee Thom Tillis in his bid to unseat Democratic incumbent Kay Hagan.
A North Carolina judge says Charlotte will maintain control of one of the nation's busiest airports instead of a commission pushed by state Republican lawmakers.
Gov. Pat McCrory says North Carolina's higher education institutions need to focus more on teaching the skills that employers need.