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McCarthy withdraws candidacy for speaker, GOP vote postponed

In a stunning move, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy has withdrawn his candidacy for speaker of the U.S. House.
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Food aid in jeopardy for more North Carolina healthy adults

The North Carolina legislature wants certain unemployed adults to meet work or training requirements again or miss out on food stamp benefits.
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Primary election date change moves New Hanover Co. teacher workday

A new law that changes the date of North Carolina's primary elections next year has forced an area school district to make a change to its calendar.
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Watchdog agency critical of employee supplemental insurance

A report from the General Assembly's watchdog organization says the supplemental insurance North Carolina state agencies offer their workers lacks sufficient oversight and results in wasteful employee and taxpayer spending.
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State, local officials discuss wind energy

Offshore wind energy could be coming to the North Carolina coast.
Chris Christie (Photo: Michael Vadon/MGN)
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Christie: I’d rather jump off bridge than be in Congress

Chris Christie wants to come to Washington. Just don't ask him to make the leap from governor of New Jersey to Capitol Hill legislator.
6 days ago
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Obama: I won’t negotiate over raising US borrowing cap

President Barack Obama says he won't give Republicans controlling Congress concessions on must-pass legislation to increase the government's borrowing cap.
Members of the Graham family watch as Gov. Pat McCrory signs a bill requesting a statue of Rev. Billy Graham be placed in Statuary Hall in the US Capitol on Oct. 2, 2015. (Source: NC Governor's Office)
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McCrory signs bill requesting Billy Graham statue in US Capitol

Gov. Pat McCrory today signed a bill requesting that a statue of Rev. Billy Graham be placed in the National Statuary Hall of the US Capitol Building.