PolitiFact looks into a new ad by Republican Congressman George Holding, who criticizes Democrat Linda Coleman for supporting sanctuary cities. The ad says the Orange County Sheriff’s Department “released” a criminal.
An ad by the Congressional Leadership Fund says Democrat Dan McCready, who’s running against Republican Mark Harris in Congressional District 9, admits to opposing middle class tax cuts. It references the GOP tax plan.
James Taylor, with deep North Carolina ties, launched the ‘James Taylor Million Meals Challenge’ to raise money for food for places affected by Hurricane Florence such as New Bern and Eastern North Carolina.
Requests for absentee ballots from Democrats are up in North Carolina, and Republican requests are down from the last midterm elections in 2014. NC Republican leader Dallas Woodhouse says he isn’t worried.
A North Carolina State Trooper was shot and killed just Wednesday, just south of the Columbus County town of Whiteville, and a suspect is in custody after a manhunt that ended at 4 a.m., says Highway Patrol.
Scientists at the University of North Carolina plan to study 1,000 people equipped with free Apple watches to see if they can track the signs of binge eating using the watch’s onboard heart-rate monitor.
New ACT results from the Class of 2018 show that North Carolina is ranked near the bottom of the nation in average score. But North Carolina is among only 17 states where all high school students are required to take the exam.
Acute flaccid myelitis, AFM, can cause paralysis in children. New cases of the polio-like condition have been found in North Carolina and South Carolina. Public health officials say the illness is rare.
Three top CMS officials say NC Rep. Bill Brawley offered to drop a town charter bill if they’d fire one employee. Brawley and the mayor of Matthews say that’s not true. Exchange happened in a private meeting.
A Florida hunter on a trip to bag deer and visit family in North Carolina won $1 million in the NC Education Lottery after buying $10 Holiday Millionaire scratch-off tickets in the town of Belhaven at the coast