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McCrory, Tillis tout NC eugenics compensation
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/27/2014 - 3:50pm.

North Carolina officials say help is on the way for some people sterilized under orders of state officials over several decades, but only a fraction of those who lost the chance to start a family will be compensated.

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Sen. Hagan visits Wilmington, speaks about Medicare, debates and Ebola
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:45pm.

videoSenator Kay Hagan made a stop in the Port City to speak to seniors about the future of Medicare and Social Security.

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Burr visits the Port City, talks ISIS and race for US Senate
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 10/16/2014 - 11:36am.

videoSenator Richard Burr severed as the keynote speaker at the Fedcon Summit this morning. During his visit to the Port City we caught up with him on several topics including the threat of ISIS, and the race for U.S. Senate.

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Judge: GOP can intervene in gay marriage cases
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 5:06pm.

A federal judge has allowed Republican lawmakers to intervene in a pair of challenges to North Carolina's now-defunct gay marriage ban, potentially enabling them to appeal to the US Supreme Court.

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Republican leaders try to stop NC gay weddings
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:18pm.

Lawyers for North Carolina Republican leaders have filed a legal brief urging a federal judge to allow them to intervene in a pair of cases seeking to overturn the state's gay marriage ban.

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Final US Senate debate features underdog
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Thu, 10/09/2014 - 10:59pm.

videoThe third and final scheduled debate for the US Senate seat held by Democrat Kay Hagan was once again a jab-trading event. However, Thursday's showdown in Wilmington featured the underdog, who finally got a chance to take the stage.

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JUST IN: Judge in NC gay marriage case denies delay
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Thu, 10/09/2014 - 9:46pm.

videoA federal judge overseeing a pair of challenges to North Carolina's gay marriage ban has denied a motion from lawyers for Republican legislative leaders seeking more than a weeklong delay in the case. Chief U.S. District Court Judge William Osteen Jr. in Greensboro issued a ruling late Thursday denying a request from House Speaker Thom Tillis and Senate leader Phil Berger that they be given until Oct. 17 to prepare arguments supporting their motion to intervene in the case. Instead, Osteen gave them until noon Friday.

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Democrats add to complaints of NC political groups
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Thu, 10/09/2014 - 8:45pm.

The number of legal complaints against North Carolina political groups grows as Election Day approaches. The state Democratic Party said Thursday it's asked the Federal Election Commission to examine Carolina Rising, which has run ads praising Republican U.S. Senate candidate Thom Tillis.

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GOP leaders signal move to block gay marriages
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/09/2014 - 12:58pm.

As same-sex couples in North Carolina await federal court rulings they hope will allow them to get married, Republican legislative leaders are making a last-minute move to block or delay the nuptials.

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Hagan, Tillis go head to head again
Submitted by Chris Brown on Tue, 10/07/2014 - 9:44pm.

videoIt was debate night in North Carolina as Sen. Kay Hagan and NC House Speaker Thom Tillis debated at UNC-TV Studios in the Research Triangle Park. Hagan and Tillis went head to head over controversial issues.

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