Politics & Government

Elections 2016

Trump asks Russia to hack Clinton

Donald Trump asked Vladimir Putin to hack his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton amid growing concerns Russia was behind a security breach of the Democratic National Committee.

Politics & Government

Obama boosts Clinton; Kaine mocks Trump

Their political fates now entwined, President Barack Obama is imploring voters to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, joining a chorus of Democrats vouching Wednesday night for her readiness to be commander in chief at time of volatility around the world.

Under the Dome

Judge wants to know when he can get new Wake County election maps

U.S. Chief District Court Judge James C. Dever III has scheduled a hearing Tuesday to discuss how to carry out an appellate ruling that declared the state legislature’s maps for Wake County Board of Commissioners and school board to be unconstitutional. Dever wants to know when the State Board of Elections can submit new districts and when state legislative leaders can provide “illustrative maps.”

Videos

Charleston shooting survivors​ at DNC​: ​'​Together we can heal. Together we can love​'​

Polly Sheppard and Felicia Sanders, the only adult survivors of the Emanuel AME church massacre in Charleston, S.C., spoke about ​gun violence and their support for Hillary Clinton.
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Charleston shooting survivors​ at DNC​: ​'​Together we can heal. Together we can love​'​ 3:31

Charleston shooting survivors​ at DNC​: ​'​Together we can heal. Together we can love​'​

Mother of Orlando victim: In my son’s DNA that ‘love always trumps hate' 4:56

Mother of Orlando victim: In my son’s DNA that ‘love always trumps hate'

NC Rep. G.K. Butterfield delivers fiery DNC speech aimed at Donald Trump 2:02

NC Rep. G.K. Butterfield delivers fiery DNC speech aimed at Donald Trump

Raleigh's Brooks Bell at DNC: HB2 is a ‘preview’ of Trump presidency 5:11

Raleigh's Brooks Bell at DNC: HB2 is a ‘preview’ of Trump presidency