HERTFORD (AP) — A small-town council is literally divided after a North Carolina judge ordered a barrier installed to separate two members who had a physical confrontation. Media organizations reported that a superior court judge ruled last month that the ...Read More »
Commas are the subtlest, briefest stops—shorter than a semicolon, a mere pause—intended to pass almost unnoticed in a sentence. They should not draw attention to themselves, but simply direct our focus, like lighting in an art gallery. Their job is ...Read More »
RALEIGH (AP) — 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. The House Judiciary Committee on June ...Read More »
RALEIGH (AP) — A bill that would expand North Carolina’s pilot hemp farming program has won approval from a key Senate committee, although some farmers have voiced opposition to a proposed ban on smokable hemp, saying it would keep them from ...Read More »
RALEIGH (AP) — A man serving a life sentence for the murder of a college student should get a new trial because of ineffective counsel and questions about DNA evidence, a North Carolina judge ruled on June 5. A judge ...Read More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — A dispute involving the pirate Blackbeard’s sunken ship is on deck for the Supreme Court’s next term. The justices said June 3 that they will hear arguments in the fall in a copyright case involving the Queen ...Read More »
By Sharon L. Thornton BridgeTower Media Newswires The most important gift that you can leave your heirs is a well-thought-out transition of property. Circumstances change in life. It could be divorce, death, deciding to no longer enable grown children to ...
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BridgeTower Media Newswires The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission received 7,609 sexual harassment charges in 2018, which represents a 13.6 percent increase from 2017. In the wake of the #MeToo movement, this is perhaps unsurprising. As a default position, many ...
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