Pope Francis will meet with homeless people, immigrants and prisoners during his upcoming trip to Cuba and the United States. He'll also preside over a meeting about religious liberty - a major topic for the U.S. Catholic Church in the wake of the Supreme Court's gay marriage decision.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has launched a 2016 campaign for president.
A stop-gap spending measure will keep North Carolina state government operating well into the new budget year starting Wednesday.
Monday night Pender County commissioners met with the Pender County Board of Education to discuss the needs of the school system.
A federal appeals court must reconsider whether North Carolina can issue "Choose Life" license plates.
Donald Trump says he'll consider suing after NBC announced it was ending its business relationship with the Republican presidential candidate over comments he made about immigrants during his campaign kickoff.
Republican Chris Christie's political team has gone live with a presidential campaign website days before he jumps into the 2016 race.
The only North Carolina Supreme Court justice whose seat is currently up for election next year has decided to take advantage of a new law that allows him to run without facing a conventional challenger.