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NC Senate OKs unemployment bill; McCrory vetoed similar bill

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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. Full story...
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New Oregon governor means NC's Marshall to lead association

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The elevation of Oregon's secretary of state to become the next governor means a news leadership post for North Carolina Secretary of State Elaine Marshall. Full story...
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Butterball to re-open closed NC turkey-cook plant

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Butterball says it will re-open a Hoke County turkey-cooking plant closed in December by House of Raeford and create 367 jobs. Full story...
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Democrat Coleman running for NC lieutenant governor again

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Democrat Linda Coleman says she'll try again to become North Carolina's lieutenant governor after losing narrowly to Republican Dan Forest in 2012. Full story...
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SEC Filing: Duke says it expects to settle criminal probe

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Duke Energy says it expects to pay $100 million to settle an ongoing federal criminal investigation that began after a massive coal ash spill at a North Carolina plant. Full story...
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Part of pier at Rodanthe falls into ocean

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Part of the Rodanthe Pier on the Outer Banks has fallen into the ocean because of high winds. Full story...
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State, federal agencies to protect land near Jordan Lake

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Several North Carolina government agencies and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers have signed an agreement to protect 8,000 acres of land around Jordan Lake. Full story...
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New bill would restore film, historic preservation tax incentives

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videoA bill filed today in Raleigh calls for restoring several tax incentives, including credits for film projects and historic preservation. Full story...
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Controversial gas tax bill clears NC Senate

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A controversial bill that would lower North Carolina's gas tax now but leave open the possibility of seeing it climb again down the road has clear the Senate. Full story...
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Bank of America laying off 250 mortgage workers in Charlotte

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Bank of America is laying off 250 employees in its mortgage and technology units in Charlotte. Full story...
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