- NC Sen. Nesbitt service Tuesday in home county Updated: Mar-07-14 5:07 pm
- North Carolina unemployment claims stay backed up Updated: Mar-05-14 12:49 pm
- Nesbitt steps down as NC Senate Democrats' leader Updated: Mar-04-14 6:58 pm
- Snyder, Kryn enter North Carolina Senate race Updated: Feb-25-14 6:40 pm
- Task force on teacher pay incentives in NC begins Updated: Feb-25-14 6:14 pm
- NC Sen. Hunt not seeking re-election after all Updated: Feb-24-14 6:19 pm
- NC Gov. McCrory briefed on coal ash deal with Duke Updated: Feb-17-14 4:29 pm
- NC lawmakers push Duke to clean up coal ash dumps Updated: Feb-15-14 12:28 pm
- NC DHHS secretary says food stamp backlog cleared Updated: Feb-11-14 4:59 pm
ASHEVILLE, North Carolina - A service for longtime North Carolina lawmaker Martin Nesbitt is scheduled for next week in his home of Buncombe County.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - It's unclear whether North Carolina's unemployment insurance office will meet its goal on clearing a backlog of initial claims that grew as office workers became more deliberative about whether someone qualifies for benefits.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina state Sen. Martin Nesbitt of Asheville has stepped down as the Senate's minority leader because of a recent medical diagnosis requiring treatment, and Sen. Dan Blue of Raleigh is taking his place.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - A recent three-time candidate for statewide office in North Carolina and a retired physician added their names Tuesday to the list of Republican candidates seeking Democrat Kay Hagan's U.S. Senate seat this year.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Despite teachers' concerns about its implementation, North Carolina public school educator pay raises ultimately will shift toward rewarding individual performance, a key state lawmaker predicted Tuesday.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - One of the North Carolina Senate's top budget writers reversed his decision to seek a sixth term Monday after convincing a first-term House Republican to run for the post.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina's top environmental official says he briefed Gov. Pat McCrory about a negotiated settlement with Duke Energy that would have fined the $50 billion corporation $99,000 to resolve violations for groundwater contamination leaching from two huge coal ash dumps.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - As federal prosecutors launch a criminal investigation into Duke Energy's massive coal ash spill on the Dan River, two North Carolina lawmakers say they will push legislation to force the nation's largest electricity provider to clean out its leaky waste dumps across the state.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina has met a deadline to eliminate a large backlog of delayed food stamp applications that threatened the loss of funds to administer the program, the state's health secretary said Tuesday. But federal regulators will ultimately make that call.