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Lawyers: Redistricting expert files show judges were misled

In litigation over North Carolina's legislative districts, Democrats and election reform advocates contend documents from a Republican redistricting expert show lawmakers misled judges about whether special elections should have been held in 2017 under new district lines.
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Civil rights leader convicted of trespassing at legislature

The civil rights leader who started the "Moral Monday" protest movement in North Carolina has been found guilty of trespassing during a 2017 protest at the General Assembly.

Trump signs long-delayed $19.1B disaster aid bill

President Donald Trump has signed a $19.1 billion disaster aid bill aimed at helping communities across the country bounce back from hurricanes, floods, tornadoes and fires.

Ex-US Sen Hagan makes rare appearance years after diagnosis

A former U.S. senator who has been suffering from brain inflammation made a rare public appearance at a groundbreaking ceremony for an airport where she helped gain funding.

Wind project restrictions time-limited in NC Senate bill

Legislation that would have blocked for good new wind turbine projects across much of eastern North Carolina in the name of preserving military installations has been narrowed to a three-year pause.

Feds to finally examine 2016 NC poll books for hacking

By EMERY P. DALESIO and FRANK BAJAK Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than two years after voter check-in software failed on Election Day...

Mexican officials try to stave off tariffs at White House

Mexican and U.S. officials met late into the day Tuesday at the White House trying to stave off President Donald Trump's threatened tariffs on all Mexican goods flowing into the United States.

Veto of North Carolina ‘born alive’ bill upheld

North Carolina Republican leaders have failed to override Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper's veto of legislation that would have created a new crime against doctors and nurses who fail to care for an infant delivered during an unsuccessful abortion.

Fantasy sports regulations falter in NC House committee

Legislation to regulate fantasy sports games in North Carolina lost again at the General Assembly, two weeks after it breezed through an initial committee with a proposed state gaming commission attached.

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