The NC DOT has started negotiations with Cintra to modify the Interstate 77 toll lane contract, but it’s unclear how long those changes might take or who might pay. Meanwhile, politicians are using it as an issue.
The Wake County Board of Commissioners reviewed an independent report looking at cash management and how Wake County oversees cash and cash receipts. The report comes after the Wake County Register of Deeds scandal, where cash was embezzled.
Chris Anglin, a Republican candidate for NC Supreme Court who used to be a Democrat, won a lawsuit Monday Aug. 13, 2018, against GOP leaders Phil Berger and Tim Moore of the North Carolina General Assembly. The legislature had passed a law targeting Anglin’s campaign but he argued it was unconstitutional and unfair.
Michael Avenatti, the attorney taking on President Donald Trump on behalf of adult film star Stormy Daniels, is attending a New Hampshire picnic held by local Democrats as he weighs a bid for the White House.
More women than ever before have won their primaries for governor, U.S. Senate and House this year _ setting a U.S. record and battles in November that could significantly increase the number of women in elected office and change the debate on key issues.
The president of Germany's football federation wishes he had given Mesut Ozil more support against racist attacks following the controversy over the player's photo with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Kofi Annan was committed to increasing the U.N.'s efforts to combat poverty, promote equality and fight for human rights - and until his death Saturday he was speaking out strongly for nations working together to solve problems.
Mayor Vi Lyles speaks about the possibility of the Republican National Convention coming to Charlotte at a meeting of the Democratic Women of Mecklenburg Wednesday at AME Little Rock Mount Zion church in First Ward.