Posted: 05/14/2013 - The bill is named for Allison Gaither, who police say was fatally stabbed in 2009 by her estranged husband near her Winston-Salem home. She had taken out a domestic violence order.
Posted: 05/13/2013 - A Marine officer in charge of snipers shown in a 2011 video urinating on the corpses of Taliban fighters Afghanistan will be court-martialed.
Posted: 05/13/2013 - The Justice Department secretly obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and editors for The Associated Press in what the news cooperative's top executive called a "massive and unprecedented intrusion" into how news organizations gather the news.
Posted: 05/12/2013 - Senate Republicans have rolled out a tax plan in Raleigh that would subject almost all services to sales tax.
Posted: 05/12/2013 - Top House Republicans are denouncing the Internal Revenue service for apparently targeting tea party groups ahead of the 2012 election.
Posted: 05/11/2013 - Steady drips of information about a horrific night in Libya are fueling Republican arguments designed to fire up the conservative base and undercut potential presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Posted: 05/11/2013 - The 1978 graduate of Catawba College is returning to his alma mater on Saturday to deliver the Salisbury school's commencement address.
Posted: 05/10/2013 - Political considerations influenced the talking points that U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice used five days after the deadly Sept. 11 assault in Benghazi, Libya, with State Department and other senior administration officials asking that references to terror groups and prior warnings be deleted, according to department emails.
Updated: 05/09/2013 - The organization Freedom Watch blames the Obama administration for a 2011 helicopter crash in Afghanistan that killed 22 navy seals including one from here in eastern carolina.
Posted: 05/09/2013 - The Senate on Thursday unanimously approved a bill its sponsors say protects First Amendment rights at University of North Carolina campuses.
Posted: 05/08/2013 - The North Carolina House wants voters to decide whether to limit how long people can serve as the General Assembly's top leaders.
Posted: 05/08/2013 - Two bills dealing with newborn children have been signed into law by North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory.
Posted: 05/08/2013 - House Republicans seeking to further restrict abortions in North Carolina have passed a bill barring the procedures on the basis of the gender of the fetus.
Posted: 05/07/2013 - A bill exempting North Carolina's judges and clerks of court from limits on where they can carry concealed weapons has passed the House.
Updated: 05/30/2013 - Senator Kay Hagan announced Tuesday North Carolina will receive $12.3 million in federal funding to repair damage caused by hurricane Sandy.
Posted: 05/07/2013 - A bill creating a separate approval and oversight board for taxpayer-funded charter schools in North Carolina has passed the state Senate.
Updated: 05/07/2013 - The bill passed by the House Tuesday permits alcohol sales in the seating areas of professional ballparks with a capacity of at least 3,000 people.
Posted: 05/07/2013 - A spokesman says New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie underwent gastric and surgery in February to try to lose weight.