Sessions: US prosecutors will help addiction-ravaged cities

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Justice Department will dispatch 12 federal prosecutors to cities ravaged by addiction who will focus exclusively on i...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


NC officials: Equipment being set aside when outage happened

RALEIGH (AP) — Workers were setting aside equipment that wasn’t in use when they caused a massive power outage that drove thousands of tou...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


Supreme Court strikes down sex offender social media ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court struck down a North Carolina law Monday that bars convicted sex offenders from Facebook, Twitter and other p...

June 19th, 2017 |  


Trump, GOP leaders pull health care bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a humiliating setback, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders pulled their “Obamacare” repeal bill off the Hous...

March 24th, 2017 |  


U.S. Attorney General failed to disclose Russian meetings

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions had two conversations with the Russian ambassador to the United States during the presidential ...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


Inmates finds body in ditch

BEAUFORT (AP) — The Carteret County Sheriff’s Office says an inmate work crew cleaning a roadside discovered a body in a ditch.The sheriff...

February 6th, 2017 |  


After holidays, Divorce Day often looms

The Christmas season isn’t always the happiest time of the year for couples, according to a recent survey by the law firm Irwin Mitchell Solicit...

December 27th, 2016 |  


RNC 2016: Critics say Trump talk steals from Obama’s

RNC 2016: Critics say Trump talk steals from Obama’s

CLEVELAND (AP) — One delegate said everyone fell in love with her. Another compared her to Jackie Kennedy. Melania Trump’s star turn at the Rep...

July 19th, 2016 updated: July 19th, 2016. |  


RNC 2016: Convention kicks off

RNC 2016: Convention kicks off

CLEVELAND (AP) — After a harsh primary, Republicans kicked off Donald Trump’s general election campaign with a warm and personal validatio...

July 19th, 2016 |  


County could lose tier status

County could lose tier status

LAURINBURG — An economic tier system designed 30 years ago to level the economic playing field between areas like Scotland County and more prosp...

January 6th, 2016 |