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March 20, 2020 - 12:11 pm
By MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., is asking for an ethics probe in response to criticism that he sold off as much as $1.7 million in stocks just before the market dropped in February amid coronavirus fears. Senate...
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Jeff Katz
February 14, 2020 - 11:00 am
Mike Bloomberg is thrilled to get an endorsement from disgraced former Gov. Bev Perdue. Read more below.
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FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2019, file photo, Rep. Mark Meadows, R- N.C., speaks to reporters. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
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December 19, 2019 - 9:27 am
By GARY D. ROBERTSON Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican congressman Mark Meadows, a top ally to President Donald Trump, said Thursday that he won't seek reelection. His announcement comes just a day after the U.S. House voted to impeach Trump on charges that he abused his power and...
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September 11, 2019 - 9:49 am
By ALAN FRAM Associated Press Eds: Adds Bishop march of victory in 5th paragraph, edits punctuation in McCready quote in penultimate paragraph. With AP Photos. AP Video. RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Conservative Republican Dan Bishop won a special election for an open House seat in North Carolina, averting...
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Jeff Katz
September 10, 2019 - 11:21 am
President Donald Trump held his latest "Keep America Great" rally in North Carolina last night. If you missed it, you can watch it back here! Video of Trump holds 'Keep America Great' rally in North Carolina
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September 07, 2019 - 10:45 am
By JEFFREY COLLINS and BEN FINLEY Associated Press ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. (AP) — As the sky cleared and floodwaters receded Saturday, residents of North Carolina's Outer Banks began to assess the damage wrought by Hurricane Dorian. Steve Harris has lived on Ocracoke Island for most of the last 19...
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September 05, 2019 - 2:19 pm
By MEG KINNARD Associated Press CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Hurricane Dorian raked the Carolina coast with howling, window-rattling winds and sideways rain Thursday, spinning off tornadoes and knocking out power to more than 200,000 homes and businesses as it pushed northward toward the dangerously...
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September 04, 2019 - 12:18 pm
FREEPORT, Bahamas (AP) — North Carolina emergency officials are reporting the first death in the state related to Hurricane Dorian . Gov. Roy Cooper said Wednesday that an 85-year-old man from Columbus County died from injuries when he fell off a ladder as he was trying to prepare his home for the...
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September 02, 2019 - 2:41 pm
By RAMÓN ESPINOSA and DÁNICA COTO Associated Press FREEPORT, Bahamas (AP) — Hurricane Dorian unleashed massive flooding across the Bahamas on Monday, pummeling the islands with so much wind and water that authorities urged people to find floatation devices and grab hammers to break out of their...
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Jeff Katz
August 02, 2019 - 5:33 pm
A billboard for a North Carolina gun shop has stirred up members of the "squad" because it mocks them and, according to them, incites violence. The sign for Cherokee Guns shows a picture of the four members and reads "The Four Horsemen Cometh," but has the word "cometh" crossed out and replaced it...
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