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Emails: LGBT law cost NC project with 700 jobs

Internal emails show that city and state officials blame a North Carolina law limiting LGBT protections for a company's decision to pick another state for a new project that includes 700 jobs.
Gov. Pat McCrory checks out the recovery from Hurricane Matthew in Fair Bluff with Mayor Billy Hammond on Oct. 31, 2016. (Photo: Helen Holt/WWAY)
19 hours ago
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McCrory calls special session for Hurricane Matthew aftermath

Gov. Pat McCrory has officially called for a special legislative session later this month to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew in October.
The New Hanover County Board of Elections certifies voting results on Dec. 1, 2016. Hours later, the board would have to meet again to vote not to certify the votes and avoid violating state law. (Photo:Dustin Dorsey/WWAY)
2 days ago
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UPDATE: New Hanover Board of Elections calls re-do to avoid breaking law

The New Hanover County Board of Elections had to call a do-over this afternoon to keep from breaking state law.
President-elect Donald Trump speaks at the Carrier plant in Indiana on Dec. 1, 2016. (Photo: CNN/MGN)
2 days ago
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Trump warns of costs for outsourcing jobs

President-elect Donald Trump is warning that companies are not going to leave the United States anymore "without consequences. It's not going to happen." He says that companies leaving will be "taxed very heavily" at the U.S. border.
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2 days ago
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Senate takes aim at ‘bots’ that snap up concert seats

The Senate is cracking down on computer software used by ticket brokers to snap up tickets to concerts and shows.
Current North Carolina Senate Districts. (Photo: ncleg.net)
3 days ago
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North Carolina legislative districts to be redrawn

If it stands, Tuesday's ruling means that members of the State House and Senate elected just three weeks ago, like Representative Susi Hamilton, will have to run again next year.
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3 days ago
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The Latest: N Carolina elections board orders Durham recount

North Carolina's elections board has ordered Durham County to recount tens of thousands of ballots cast during early voting, reversing the decision of the county board a couple of weeks ago.
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3 days ago
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Lawsuits challenge abortion restrictions in 3 states, including NC

Planned Parenthood and its allies filed lawsuits Wednesday in North Carolina, Missouri and Alaska challenging laws that they view as unconstitutional restrictions on abortion.