Posted: 07/23/2013 - North Carolina lawmakers are honing rules that would govern underground natural gas drilling and encourage offshore oil drilling.
Posted: 07/23/2013 - Anthony Weiner says he's not dropping out of the New York City mayoral race in light of newly revealed explicit online correspondence with a young woman.
Updated: 07/23/2013 - A revised bill supported by Republicans at the North Carolina legislature would add sweeping new restrictions on when, where and how citizens can vote.
Posted: 07/23/2013 - President Barack Obama is enrolling some star power to promote health care.
Posted: 07/22/2013 - More than 70 protesters were handcuffed and taken to jail during the weekly Moral Monday protests at the North Carolina General Assembly, bringing the total number arrested in the current legislative session to about 900.
Posted: 07/21/2013 - House and Senate leaders announced Sunday they have reached an agreement on a $20.6 billion state budget that invests in core services, streamlines state government, strengthens public education and grows North Carolina’s economy.
Updated: 07/20/2013 - A Boiling Springs town commissioner has been charged with pointing a gun at state troopers.
Posted: 07/19/2013 - Compromise legislation to further encourage the exploration of natural gas in North Carolina doesn't tinker after all with the schedule on future fracking permits.
Posted: 07/19/2013 - A bipartisan group of senators is announcing a deal that lets students dodge higher interest rates when they go back to campus this fall.
Posted: 07/18/2013 - The House is ready to make the final tweaks to its Republican rewrite of the sweeping No Child Left Behind education law that governs every school in the country that receives federal education dollars.
Updated: 07/18/2013 - The North Carolina Senate has unveiled its proposal for requiring citizens to show photo identification before they can vote in person.
Posted: 07/17/2013 - North Carolina Senate Republicans want to hurry legislative activity along now that a tax overhaul is heading to Gov. Pat McCrory, but House counterparts aren't in a big rush to spend the weekend in Raleigh.