The Senate has completed work on changes to unemployment insurance rules sought by Gov. Pat McCrory's administration. But the plan also includes tinkering with a jobless claims appeals board that McCrory successfully blocked last year with a veto.
A group backing social conservative causes says proposed abortion clinic regulations released this week by North Carolina health officials don't go far enough.
The head of the North Carolina Values Coalition also criticized Gov. Pat McCrory and his Department of Health and Human Services for getting input from abortion providers about the rules.
The debate Tuesday between Republicans vying for New Hanover County Sheriff was much more civil than the one between the Democrats.
Jason Vaughn and Marc Benson differed slightly on most topics WWAY's political editor Kevin Wuzzardo asked them about.
Two televised debates and possibly a third will air later this month so North Caroilna voters can learn more about some of the eight Republican U.S. Senate candidates.
The participating candidates will be Greg Brannon, Heather Grant, Mark Harris and Thom Tillis.