The Knightdale Town Council at its summer retreat here Friday, July 22, decided to go with an in-house search for its next town manager rather than bring in a consultant, and tweaked the organizational structure of town staff.
WikiLeaks posted almost 20,000 emails sent or received by a handful of top committee officials. While WikiLeaks did not reveal its source, the committee said last month that Russian hackers had penetrated its computer system.
Thursday’s announcement that the NBA will move its All-Star Game out of Charlotte has House Bill 2 in the news again. But the debate over transgender bathroom use was largely absent from the Republican National Convention – with the exception of what an openly gay speaker had to say Thursday night.
The two are among a cadre of modern day Johnny Appleseeds who believe California’s giant sequoias and coastal redwoods are blessed with some of the heartiest genetics of any trees on Earth – and that propagating them will help reverse climate change, at least in a small way.
The journey to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia has been anything but conventional for Ralph Rodland. A long-term recovering alcoholic and drug addict from Greensboro, Rodland is going to the convention as a Hillary Clinton delegate to shed light on substance use disorders
A cold and exhausted 65-year-old Russian balloonist came back to Earth with a bruising thud in the Australian Outback on Saturday after claiming a new world record by flying solo around the world nonstop in 11 days, officials said.