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N.C.

State Auditor Beth Wood seeking re-election

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State Auditor Beth Wood says she will seek a second four-year term running North Carolina's government watchdog agency. Full story...
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Duke-Progress agree to new July merger deadline

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Progress Energy and Duke Energy have set July as their new deadline for completing their merger creating the country's largest electric utility. Full story...
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NC panel: Sterilization victims should get $50K

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A task force is recommending that people who were sterilized against their will under an old North Carolina state program be paid $50,000 each in compensation. Full story...
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Opposition voiced against Charlotte protest rules

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Some opponents of protest-limiting ordinances in Charlotte got a police response for overstaying their turn at a microphone. Full story...
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NC judge delays Latin Kings gang rackets trial

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A federal judge is postponing a racketeering trial for six North Carolina gang members, including one who ran for Greensboro City Council. Full story...
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NC firefighters fired after stun gun incident

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A Rowan County fire department's chief and his assistant are out after investigators say they used a stun gun to repeatedly shock an 18-year-old junior firefighter at a Christmas party. Full story...
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Raleigh man to be sentenced on gun export charges

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A former U.S. Marine who smuggled dozens of pistols into the United Kingdom is scheduled to be sentenced in a federal court in Greenville. Full story...
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NC panel to recommend sterilization compensation

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A North Carolina committee is scheduled to recommend financial compensation for the hundreds of living victims of the state's eugenics-based sterilization program. Full story...
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NC man pleads guilty to crop fraud

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A Columbus County man has pleaded guilty to federal crop insurance fraud. Full story...
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NC AG argues Duke wants too much in rate increase

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North Carolina's attorney general is taking a stand against Duke Energy's proposed electricity rate increase. Full story...
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NC starts, is delayed in Race to Top school reform

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The US Education Department says North Carolina's progress on changing education in line with a $400 million federal grant is slowed by state education officials underestimating the time needed to get going. Full story...
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Automatic teacher dues billl blocked for now

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A judge for now has blocked a new law from taking effect that stops members of North Carolina's leading teacher lobbying group from having their dues removed automatically from paychecks. Full story...
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NCAE sues over automatic dues bill

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North Carolina's leading teacher lobbying group has sued to block a new law from taking effect that would prevent its members from having their dues removed automatically from their paychecks. Full story...
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Man caught by neighbor having sex with dog

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A Cumberland County man has been arrested after a neighbor says she saw him having sex with her friend's dog. Full story...
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Workers cheated out of nearly $5M in unpaid work

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A new report from a liberal-leaning think tank says thousands of North Carolina workers are at risk of being cheated out of wages they've earned. Full story...
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