1 week ago
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Brunswick County judge heading to inauguration

A Brunswick County judge is packing her suitcase and heading to Capitol Hill this week to attend Donald Trump's inauguration.
2 weeks ago
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Cooper campaign spent $7.5 million more than McCrory

Democrat Roy Cooper's campaign ended up outspending Republican Pat McCrory by $7.5 million during the campaign cycle capped by Cooper narrowly defeating the incumbent governor.
US slaps sanctions on Russia, expels 35 diplomats
4 weeks ago
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US slaps sanctions on Russia, expels 35 diplomats

President Barack Obama has imposed sanctions on Russian officials and intelligence services in retaliation for Russia's interference in the U.S. presidential election by hacking American political sites and email accounts.
4 weeks ago
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Roy Cooper to take oath of office shortly after 2017 starts

North Carolina's new governor won't waste much time getting to work.
1 month ago
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NC Electors cast all 15 votes for Donald Trump

The 15 North Carolinians whose votes actually elect the next U.S. president followed script and cast their ballots for Republican Donald Trump.
1 month ago
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2 incumbent New Hanover commissioners sworn in

The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners met this morning and now, after a delay, the board is complete.
1 month ago
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Trump tweets in advance of Electoral College vote

"If my many supporters acted and threatened people like those who lost the election are doing, they would be scorned & called terrible names!"
1 month ago
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Groups hold vigil ahead of South Carolina electors’ vote

Conservatives and progressives are gathering to urge South Carolina's electors not to cast their votes for Donald Trump this week.
1 month ago
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Donald Trump picks Rex Tillerson to lead State Department

President-elect Donald Trump has announced his choice of ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson to be his secretary of state, hailing him as "among the most accomplished business leaders and international deal makers in the world."
2 months ago
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Stuber concedes in NC auditor’s race

The Republican challenging North Carolina State Auditor Beth Wood has conceded that she won the job for another four years, as a nearly completed statewide recount shows the Democratic incumbent keeping a small lead.