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Central Regional Hospital workers mass sickout in protest
Sunday, October 16, 2016
BUTNER - Several frontline workers at Central Regional Hospital did not come into work on Wednesday morning. Many gathered in front of the hospital to express that they “are sick and tired of being sick and tired.” “I work too hard to be told that I simply ‘meet’ expectations, then not be compensated for what I
N. Carolina Supreme Court race could shift partisan balance
Thursday, October 13, 2016
RALEIGH – The philosophical and political balance of North Carolina's Supreme Court could shift as voters this fall choose to keep a longtime justice or replace him with a veteran Wake County trial judge. Associate Justice Bob Edmunds is seeking to stay on the court after winning eight-year terms in 2000 and 2008. His challenger is Superior Court
McCrory, Cooper blast each other on LGBT law in debate
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
RTP, N.C. – North Carolina Republican Gov. Pat McCrory and Democratic challenger Roy Cooper blamed each other at every turn Tuesday in their gubernatorial debate, in particular regarding a state law McCrory signed limiting nondiscrimination rules for LGBT people that has received national criticism. McCrory also declined to withdraw his support for
5 seats up for election on North Carolina Court of Appeals
Monday, October 10, 2016
In addition to one seat on the state Supreme Court, North Carolina voters next month get to choose who will hold five seats on the state Court of Appeals. The 15-member intermediate appeals court sits in three-judge panels to hear cases. Four races feature an incumbent and challenger. A fifth race has three candidates because Court of Appeals Judge Martha
Cases to watch in the new U.S. Supreme Court term
Monday, October 3, 2016
The U.S. Supreme Court’s 2016-17 term began Monday, and experts agree that with the court one justice down, some hot-button issues may not be so hot this year. The court’s docket is by no means set, and while there are issues of race, religion and immigration to be reviewed, the 40 cases justices have agreed to hear are, for the most part, very
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Hillside kicks off season with ‘The Wiz’

DURHAM – Hillside High School’s Drama Department will kick off its 2016-17 season


CHAPEL HILL Friends of Downtown will hold its next meeting Oct. 27, 10:15 a.m. at Breadmens

Clinton renews support for HBCUs at St. Aug’s

RALEIGH – Saint Augustine’s University was the host site for an early vote event