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Iran Says Nuclear Talks An 'Opportunity' For West

Posted: 02/19/2013 - Iran is prepared to ease Western concerns about Tehran's nuclear program in exchange for pledges from the U.S. and others about the country's ability to enrich uranium.

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Could The Next Pope Come From The US?

Posted: 02/18/2013 - Conventional wisdom holds that no one from the United States could be elected pope because the U.S. has more than enough worldly influence without an American in the seat of St. Peter.

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Obama Bypasses Congress With Public Economic Pitch

Updated: 02/17/2013 - Weeks before President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, White House aides were locking down a plan for the sales pitch that would follow during three days of travel focused on his main themes.

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Jesse Jackson Jr., Wife Agree To Plead Guilty

Posted: 02/15/2013 - In a spectacular fall from political prominence, former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife agreed Friday to plead guilty to federal charges growing out of what prosecutors said was a scheme to use $750,000 in campaign funds for lavish personal expenses, including a $43,000 gold watch and furs.

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Life Sentence For Life

Posted: 02/14/2013 - More than two years after North Carolina's Supreme Court ruled that convicted killers given life terms under a quirky law must stay behind bars, two inmates serving life for lesser crimes want the court to release them.

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NC Unemployment System Fix Going To McCrory's Desk

Posted: 02/13/2013 - North Carolina legislators have agreed to cut benefits to future jobless workers in a bill supporters say will help the state repay its $2.5 billion unemployment insurance debt to the federal government more quickly.

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State Jobless Insurance Fix Nears Final Passage

Posted: 02/12/2013 - The Republican plan to eliminate more quickly the $2.5 billion North Carolina owes the federal government for unemployment benefits is now just one step away from Gov. Pat McCrory's desk and his likely signature after a vote in the state Senate.

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McCrory Opposes State Run Health Exchange

Posted: 02/12/2013 - North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory says he does not think the state is ready to run health exchanges called for in the Affordable Care Act.

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US Labor Chief Speaks Out On NC Unemployment Bill

Posted: 02/11/2013 - The U.S. Labor Department is entering the debate at the North Carolina General Assembly about the state unemployment insurance program overhaul that could be on Gov. Pat McCrory's desk this week.

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NC Senators File Fracking, Atlantic Drilling Bill

Posted: 02/11/2013 - Permits for companies to perform a form of underground natural gas exploration in North Carolina could begin in March 2015 in a bill offered by Senate Republicans.

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Firing Appointees Latest Tool From State Lawmakers

Posted: 02/10/2013 - Republicans at the North Carolina General Assembly keep creating more tools they say will help new Gov. Pat McCrory make his mark. But it's unclear how much he's benefiting from the assistance.

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New N.C. ABC Commission Members In Place

Updated: 02/08/2013 - McCrory announced Friday that Kevin Green of Greensboro and Joel Keith of Wake Forest have joined the three-member board, which regulates how alcohol is sold and distributed in the state.

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