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Justice Dept. won’t charge Sen. Burr over stock sales

Sen. Richard Burr says the Justice Department has told him it will not prosecute him over stock sales made during the coronavirus pandemic, ending an insider trading investigation that led him to at least temporarily step aside from a powerful committee chairmanship last year.

Chairman says tribe won’t get federal recognition this year

The chairman of North Carolina’s Lumbee Tribe says it appears that the tribe will not be getting federal recognition this year.

Burr submits final Russia report before leaving chairmanship

The last active investigation into President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign and Russia is over.

Richard Burr stepping down as Intelligence Committee chair amid FBI probe

Republican Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina is stepping aside as chairman of the influential Senate Intelligence Committee while he’s under investigation for stock trades he made ahead of the market downturn sparked by the coronavirus pandemic.

Sen. Richard Burr’s phone seized in FBI insider trading investigation

The Federal Bureau of Investigation seized a cellphone belonging to North Carolina Republican Sen. Richard Burr as part of a probe into controversial stock sales at the induction of COVID-19 in the United States.

Brunswick County towns ask for federal funding

Town leaders in Brunswick County are asking elected officials to help them get federal funding, which they say is needed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

FBI reaches out to Sen. Burr over stock sales tied to virus

The FBI has reached out to Sen. Richard Burr about his sale of stocks before the coronavirus caused markets to plummet.

Richard Burr, some other senators sold lots of stock as virus fears started

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., sold as much as $1.7 million in stocks just before the market dropped in February amid fears about the coronavirus outbreak, records show.

Former US Senate nominee Ross wins NC congressional primary

Former U.S. Senate candidate Deborah Ross could now be on her way to Capitol Hill after winning a Democratic congressional primary.

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New Hanover High eager to kick-off the 2021 soccer season

The high school soccer season is in full swing for teams in the Cape Fear. Public Schools are five days away from opening up their 2021 season on January 25th.