Who’s running in the 9th District special election? With filing wrapping up for North Carolina’s Ninth District, there are 10 Republicans in the primary to replace Mark Harris to face Democrat Dan McCready.
Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan testified Tuesday before a skeptical congressional panel about a string of consumer abuses at the fourth-largest U.S. bank, including a sales scandal over unauthorized accounts.
After 2,000 North Carolina teachers failed a math test required to earn their license, state officials looked for a better exam. Now they say problems may lie with teacher prep programs -- and their whole premise.
Tax values in Mecklenburg County, NC, have gone up significantly in the property revaluation in some of the historically black neighborhoods in Charlotte. That’s led to fears of higher taxes, gentrification.
Every Tray Counts and students from CMS in Charlotte NC launch effort to compost more and put less school cafeteria waste into landfills. They’d like to remove millions of styrofoam trays from the trash.
Former state elections board chairman Josh Malcolm, who started the 9th District probe, says he won’t serve on a reconstituted board. Malcolm was under fire from Republicans who accused him of trying to elect a Democrat.
Jens Lutz, a former Democratic Party county chairman, resigns from Bladen County elections board. Lutz warned of illegal absentee ballot tampering or fraud before the votes were tallied in the Harris-McCready race.
A reading program that has cost North Carolina more than $150 million has produced no measurable results, according to a new study from NC State University. The deeper dive echos what average test scores showed.
A reader asked CuriousNC to investigate the origins of town names in the Outer Banks, specifically Duck, Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills, Nags Head and Ocracoke. Here are the legends and true stories behind the names of the vacation towns.
Hundreds of NC teachers have failed their math licensing exam, putting their jobs at risk, since North Carolina started paying Pearson testing company to administer the test. State officials say the new exam may be the problem.
NC Republicans claim a Supreme Court candidate is a Democratic plant. Christopher Anglin is a Democrat who just changed party registration. Now he could help a Democratic candidate by taking votes from a Republican incumbent.
Carolina Hurricanes captain Justin Williams, whose goal tied the score late in regulation, said the 3-2 shootout win over the Pittsburgh Penguins at PNC Arena on March 19, 2019 was a "really fun game to play."