Blog: State News

Jun. 14, 2013 @ 06:31 PM

AP: NC veterans' personal data left in recycle bin

The Veterans Affairs hospital in Fayetteville says documents containing the personal information of nearly 1,100 veterans were found in a recycling bin two months ago.

Jun. 14, 2013 @ 03:33 PM

AP: Bill legalizes gaming nights for nonprofits

Nonprofit groups could host fundraisers in the style of a Las Vegas casino night under a bill in the North Carolina House.

Jun. 13, 2013 @ 05:02 PM

AP: Feds investigate Granville Co. small plane crash

Federal officials are investigating the crash of small plane in Granville County that resulted in two people being taken to a hospital as precaution.

Jun. 13, 2013 @ 05:01 PM

AP: Rucho resigns as NC Senate chairman on tax flap

A chief architect of a North Carolina tax overhaul plan that's been rejected by other Senate Republicans and the governor said Thursday that he has resigned as co-chairman of the Senate Finance Committee.

Jun. 13, 2013 @ 04:59 PM

AP: NC has no drought area for 1st time in 3 years

For the first time in three years, no area of North Carolina is experiencing a drought or abnormally dry conditions.