STAR (AP) — Republican state Sen. Buck Newton of Wilson has started his bid to become North Carolina’s next attorney general. Newton announced his candidacy Monday. He planned to kick off his 2016 campaign with a breakfast in the Montgomery ...Read More »
NEW YORK (AP) — For Shannon Henderson, getting a cold or flu could be the difference between putting food on the table and going hungry. As a part-time customer service representative at a Wal-Mart in Sacramento, California, Henderson is one ...Read More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has ruled unanimously in favor of participants in employee retirement plans who object to companies’ investment decisions that eat into retirement savings. The justices on Monday revived claims by current and former employees of ...Read More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The decision to keep secret the National Security Agency’s collection of American calling records was a strategic blunder that set the stage for Edward Snowden’s unauthorized disclosures and ultimately harmed U.S. national security, the agency’s former inspector ...Read More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits ticked lower last week, pushing down the four-week average of applications to its lowest level since April 2000. Weekly applications fell 1,000 to a seasonally adjusted 264,000 last week, ...
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RALEIGH (AP) — An attorney who represented the first person in North Carolina released from prison after a being found innocent by a special judicial panel now faces charges herself from the group that regulates lawyers. The North Carolina State ...Read More »