Add another Republican candidate to the list of those who want to challenge Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan a year from now.
North Carolina's Supreme Court says an appeal of a complaint involving changes in a pre-kindergarten program for needy children is moot because lawmakers have fixed the problem.
The North Carolina Supreme Court has again declined to force a colleague to recuse himself from upcoming redistricting arguments because of spending by groups supporting his re-election campaign last year.
Heart-clogging trans fats were once a staple of the American diet, plentiful in baked goods, microwave popcorn and fried foods. Now, mindful of the health risks, the Food and Drug Administration is getting rid of what's left of them for good.
Moments after the Senate passed a historic measure to outlaw workplace discrimination against gays, activists turned their attention toward President Barack Obama and a long-sought executive order that would have the same effect, though on a much smaller scale.
A top official at the N.C. Medical Examiner's Office who's being investigated by state law enforcement officers is no longer on the job.
U.S. Rep. Howard Coble, the longest-serving GOP House member in North Carolina history, said Thursday that his 15th term in Congress will be his last.
North Carolina is poised to cancel a contract with a company that promised three years ago to create high-tech driver's licenses but officials have said failed to deliver.
Beset by hard-to-keep promises and a massive website failure, President Barack Obama is promoting his embattled health care law in the state with the highest rate of uninsured Americans, which has also been politically hostile to the signature initiative of his presidency.
Electability and pragmatism won. Ideology and rigidity lost.
Lake Lure voters returned two incumbent commissioners to the Town Council during Municipal Elections on Tuesday as all unofficial votes were reported before 9:30 p.m.
When he found out the final election results, Ellenboro Alderman Mike Rhyne was more concerned with another member on the ballot.
Of the 11,967 registered voters eligible to vote Tuesday night, only 1,503 cast a ballot in the 2013 municipal election.
Political newcomers Robin Ensley and Brett Hooper were elected as commissioners for the Town of Spindale on Tuesday.
Incumbents Stanley Clements and Terry Cobb were re-elected as council members for the Town of Rutherfordton on Tuesday.
Chimney Rock Village voters elected two business owners to serve on the Town Council for the next four years, according to the unofficial results from the Rutherford County Board of Elections Tuesday night.
Here are the unofficial results for the 2013 Lake Lure Commission election:
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Here are the unofficial results from the Ruth Town Commission election:
A South Carolina man says he wants his personal information removed from the federal health care marketplace after it inadvertently went to a man in North Carolina trying to log onto the government website.