Posted: 04/13/2014 - Federal land managers say "escalating tensions" led them to release all 400 or so head of cattle rounded up on public land in southern Nevada from a rancher who has refused to recognize their authority.
Posted: 04/12/2014 - A Phoenix woman accused of throwing a shoe some 60 feet toward Hillary Rodham Clinton appeared aware during questioning by U.S. Secret Service agents of the allegation against her, authorities said Friday.
Updated: 04/11/2014 - President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama paid $98,169 in taxes on $481,098 in adjusted income last year, tax returns the White House released Friday show.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - In an unsparing critique of Republicans, President Barack Obama on Friday accused the GOP of using voting restrictions to keep voters from the polls and of jeopardizing 50 years of expanded ballot box access for millions of black Americans and other minorities.
Updated: 04/11/2014 - President Barack Obama praised outgoing Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius for helping to steer his health care law's comeback after a rocky rollout, even as he nominated a successor aimed at helping the White House move past the political damage.
Posted: 04/08/2014 - Charlotte council has chosen a state senator to be the city's new mayor to replace Patrick Cannon, who resigned last month in a public corruption scandal.
Posted: 04/05/2014 - Thom Tillis is betting the General Assembly's accomplishments since he became House speaker in 2011 will win him the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in North Carolina.
Posted: 04/04/2014 - This weekend, one community will lay a man to rest who has served his nation and his county.
Posted: 04/03/2014 - The Obama administration secretly financed a social network in Cuba to stir political unrest and undermine the country's communist government.
Posted: 04/02/2014 - Governor Pat McCrory has ordered all North Carolina flags at state facilities in Craven County to be lowered to half-staff on Friday, April 4, 2014 to honor the life of New Bern Police Officer Alexander E. Thalmann who was killed in the line of duty.
Posted: 03/28/2014 - North Carolina regulators say they've cited Duke Energy for a crack in a dam at a coal ash pit near the Cape Fear River.
Posted: 03/28/2014 - Conservatives gaining more clout in North Carolina politics are gathering again to learn about policy issues and how to influence voters while seeking to get energized from state and national speakers.
Updated: 03/28/2014 - A conference for young democrats will begin in Greenville Friday, bringing a few big names in the political party along our way.
Posted: 03/27/2014 - A federal magistrate says North Carolina state legislators can't ignore subpoenas from attorneys seeking documents that may help explain how and why last year's election and voting overhaul law was developed and approved.
Posted: 03/27/2014 - Gov. Pat McCrory has directed more belt-tightening within North Carolina government as pre-emptive actions to protect the state from a Medicaid shortfall and a fuzzy revenue picture.
Posted: 03/27/2014 - Senate Majority Leader Harry Brown of Jacksonville asked Secretary Wos why the legislature should have confidence in carrying out the Medicaid reform proposal unveiled last week.
Posted: 03/27/2014 - President Barack Obama is holding an historic first meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican.