Lawyers must edit out references to the Chinese government, the Communist Party and the country's People's Liberation Army from a lawsuit complaining that North Carolina neighbors of industrial hog farms have endured terrible smells for decades, a federal judge ruled.
There will be no public war of words between Jim Rutherford and Hurricanes owner Peter Karmanos Jr. Rutherford, now general manager for the Pittsburgh Penguins, is withholding comment on pointed remarks made Wednesday by Karmanos.
A new Domecast, our weekly podcast that looks at government and politics in North Carolina, is ready for the weekend of July 4-5. This week’s show includes an extended interview with Gov. Pat McCrory that focused on the state budget and related topics, including his bond proposal and jobs plan.
After a heated debate that featured accusations of deception and Senate coercion, the N.C. House rapidly changed course Thursday on legislation that would change how the Greensboro City Council is elected.
Investigators found no evidence of a shooting after the Washington Navy Yard went on lockdown Thursday when someone reported shots fired in the same building where a gunman killed 12 workers in a rampage two years ago.