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Opponents target Ted Budd, Trump’s choice in GOP Senate race

Former President Donald Trump’s endorsement has Rep. Ted Budd playing defense in North Carolina’s GOP Senate primary, as opponents accuse him of benefiting from a bankruptcy that cost farmers millions and being beholden to a conservative political action committee.

Governor Cooper explains decision to veto riot bill

House Bill 805 aimed to put harsher sanctions on men and women who damage property, loot, injure, or kill others, especially emergency workers, while apart of a protest or riot. The bill is back in the North Carolina Senate after Cooper vetoed it Friday.

NC medical marijuana bill approved by another Senate panel

Legislation to legalize marijuana for medical use in North Carolina has advanced through another state Senate panel.

Medical marijuana clears first hurdle in North Carolina Senate

A proposed medical marijuana law for North Carolina has cleared its first significant legislative hurdle.

Bill expanding access to NC gov’t worker info clears Senate

The North Carolina Senate has approved legislation that would make accessible to the public short explanations of why a North Carolina state or local government employee was transferred, demoted or suspended.

NC Senate advances abortion ban bill

A North Carolina Senate committee voted Wednesday to advance a bill prohibiting pregnant women from seeking abortions because of race, gender or a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome.

What is the process for releasing police body camera video in NC? Here’s the breakdown.

Following the events in Elizabeth City, many are asking questions about the law surrounding the release of body camera footage. 

NC Senate bill would raise declared juvenile delinquency age

Children ages 6 to 9 in trouble with the law in North Carolina could no longer be declared criminally responsible in juvenile court in legislation approved unanimously by the state Senate.

R.C. Soles, former N.C. Senator and attorney, dead at 86

Former North Carolina senator and Tabor City attorney, Robert Charles Soles Jr. passed away Friday.

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The Landfall Tradition to feature top collegiate female golfers

One of the country's top collegiate women’s golf tournaments, The Landfall Tradition, begins today at the Country Club of Landfall’s pristine Pete Dye Course near Wrightsville Beach. 

Store clerk robbed at gunpoint in New Hanover County

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the armed robbery that took place Thursday morning.

Illinois hospital holds NICU Halloween costume contest

The littlest babies at Advocate Children's Hospital are part of a special Halloween costume contest.

Ceremony of Remembrance for the Lost Pilots of Smithville planned Saturday

2021 is the 100th anniversary of the Wilmington-Cape Fear Pilots Association and to commemorate the milestone, and to remember pilots lost at sea, there is a special event and wreath laying planned in Southport.