Posted: 01/15/2009 - Watch it tonight on WITN.
Posted: 01/15/2009 - Watch it tonight on WITN.
Posted: 01/14/2009 - Lawyers for Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich have received a summons for his impeachment trial from the state Senate.
Posted: 01/14/2009 - President-elect Barack Obama's inauguration next week could make Washington resemble Hollywood on Oscar night, only colder.
Posted: 01/14/2009 - Gov. Beverly Perdue said North Carolina would have to make "draconian cuts" in the state budget without help from the federal government in an expected economic stimulus package.
Posted: 01/14/2009 - In an ironic, surreal scene, impeached Gov. Rod Blagojevich will preside briefly over the chamber that holds his political future in its hands.
Posted: 01/14/2009 - President-elect Barack Obama eventually will gain access to the second half of the $700 billion financial bailout fund — politics notwithstanding and more likely sooner than later.
Posted: 01/14/2009 - Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton smoothly took on policy questions, from the acute to the arcane, in a gentle job interview to be the nation's top diplomat, but could not dispel tougher questions about whether her husband's charity work poses an ethical conflict.
Posted: 01/15/2009 - U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders has persuaded the Smithsonian Institution to change the caption on a new portrait of President George W. Bush.
Posted: 01/13/2009 - Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C. has been assigned to two Senate committees, one of which impacts North Carolina's military community and the other playing to her experience as a state lawmaker.
Posted: 01/12/2009 - President Bush reflects on his 8 years in office at a farewell news conference.
Posted: 01/12/2009 - Perdue named Charlie Perusse budget director Monday. He was deputy for six years under director David McCoy until last August. That's when he was named acting director after McCoy became state controller.
Posted: 01/12/2009 - Senate Democratic leaders say they expect to swear in the former Illinois attorney general in the coming days, barring objections from Republicans.
Posted: 01/11/2009 - President George W. Bush rejected a plea from Israel last year to help it raid Iran's main nuclear complex, opting instead to authorize a new U.S. covert action aimed at sabotaging Iran's suspected nuclear weapons program, The New York Times reported.
Updated: 01/10/2009 - As one Governor is being sworn in others are getting ready for the inauguration of another. A local warrior plans to attend president-elect Barack Obama's swearing in ceremony.
Updated: 01/10/2009 - History was made earlier today in Raleigh as the first woman to govern the Tar Heel State took the inaugural oath and our state's top job.
Posted: 01/10/2009 - Will Ferrell says audiences should expect the unexpected from his upcoming one-man Broadway show and HBO special about President George W. Bush.
Posted: 01/10/2009 - Joe Biden was told Saturday that thousands of new American troops expected in southern Afghanistan will need more helicopters and other support to beat back surging Taliban violence.
Updated: 01/10/2009 - Thousands gathered in Raleigh to watch Eastern Carolina's Beverly Perdue become North Carolina's first female governor.
Updated: 01/09/2009 - Saturday is a big day for many in North Carolina eagerly awaiting Beverly Perdue's historic inauguration, especially for those in Craven County, who can call her one of their own.
Posted: 01/09/2009 - U.S. Sen. Richard Burr said Senate leaders should allow Roland Burris of Illinois to take the job vacated by President-elect Barack Obama.
Updated: 01/09/2009 - Obama announced his choices Friday morning. He tapped Leon Panetta as CIA chief and Dennis Blair as national intelligence director.
Posted: 01/09/2009 - Vice President Dick Cheney, warning against impulsive U.S. action in Iraq, says that whether the struggling nation backslides into a cycle of violence partly depends on how President-elect Barack Obama decides to pull out American forces.
Posted: 01/09/2009 - Roland Burris raised his right hand in a committee room at the Illinois Capitol, swearing to tell a room full of lawmakers the truth about his appointment by embattled Gov. Rod Blagojevich to the state's vacant U.S. Senate seat.
Posted: 01/09/2009 - President-elect Barack Obama is completing his national security team by announcing his unusual choices for CIA director and a national intelligence director.
Posted: 01/09/2009 - Gov. Rod Blagojevich faces almost certain impeachment by the Illinois House, a historic step that would trigger a trial to determine whether the Democratic governor should be tossed out of office.