Massive South Carolina education overhaul bill moves forward

A massive bill that would overhaul education in South Carolina is heading to the House floor, but the proposal appears to be a long way from a finished product
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Smollett reactions epitomize polarized state of US politics

Reactions to police assertion that Jussie Smollett staged the attack on himself reflect the polarized state of political discourse in US
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Session begins with GOP still in charge, Democrats stronger

The North Carolina General Assembly has opened its new session with Republicans still in charge but acknowledging that Gov. Roy Cooper and other Democrats now h
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The Latest: Hunt leaving to others to decide on ballot probe

A new North Carolina House member says it's up to election officials to decide whether more investigation is needed of mail-in absentee ballots cast in her clos
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Group asks North Carolina House to not seat Democrat

A group wants the North Carolina House to delay seating a winning Democratic candidate from November because it says there are questions about absentee ballots
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Honeywell expected to announce HQ move to North Carolina

Industrial conglomerate Honeywell International Inc. is expected to announce that it is moving its headquarters from New Jersey to Charlotte, North Carolina
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Lawmaker: Incentives change could soon mean HQ in N Carolina

A lawmaker says making taxpayer-funded payouts more generous to corporations that move high-paying jobs to North Carolina could soon result in a big business re
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Democrat wins state's last contested legislative race

Democrat Rachel Hunt has won North Carolina's last contested legislative race, edging out influential GOP Rep. Bill Brawley in a recount
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Democrat wins state Senate 19 seat, breaks GOP supermajority

A Democratic challenger for North Carolina Senate District 19 has won the seat after the Republican incumbent failed to request a recount
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Dems on verge of ending GOP dominance in N Carolina Senate

Democratic challengers have expanded vote advantages in some tight North Carolina Senate races and put the party on the verge of eliminating the Republicans' ve
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Dems on verge of ending GOP dominance in N Carolina Senate

Democratic challengers have expanded vote advantages in some tight North Carolina Senate races and put the party on the verge of eliminating the Republicans' ve
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Dems on verge of ending GOP dominance in N Carolina Senate

Democratic challengers have expanded vote advantages in some tight North Carolina Senate races and put the party on the verge of eliminating the Republicans' ve
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More counting puts Hunt ahead in North Carolina House race

The counting of more ballots in an extremely close North Carolina legislative race now has the daughter of a former governor leading a chairman of a powerful Ho
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Democratic gains means several GOP incumbents lose

Democratic successes in North Carolina General Assembly races meant several Republican incumbents won't return in 2019, while others are in races still consider
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Cross talk: Federal agencies clash on cellphone cancer risk

Two US government agencies give conflicting interpretations of a safety study on cellphone radiation
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Cross talk: Federal agencies clash on cellphone cancer risk

Two US government agencies give conflicting interpretations of a safety study on cellphone radiation
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The Latest: Nobel winner Honjo faced funding issues at work

Tasuku Honjo, a co-winner of the 2018 Nobel Prize for medicine, says he struggled during the early years of his research to find enough money to continue his gr
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James Allison, Tasuku Honjo win Nobel for cancer research

James Allison and Tasuku Honjo have won the 2018 Nobel Prize in medicine for lifesaving discoveries that help patients fight cancer
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American, Japanese win Nobel for lifesaving cancer research

Two American and Japanese researchers won the Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for discoveries that help the body marshal its cellular troops to attack invadin
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The Latest: Nobel winners "saved untold lives" from cancer

One U.S. cancer doctor says the discoveries by James Allison of the University of Texas and Tasuku Honjo of Japan's Kyoto University "absolutely paved the way f
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The Latest: American Cancer Society: It was Allison's year

The American Cancer Society's chief medical officer says he and colleagues gave a celebratory toast to Jim Allison at a party Friday -- days before the announce
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N Carolina local school policy stops construction in 4 towns

A large North Carolina school system has effectively blocked school construction in four small towns that received authority to create their own charter schools
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For some, a DNA test produces only uncertainty about health

DNA test results can pose worrisome question: Is your abnormality harmful?
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Burger King's Upside Down Whopper Pays Tribute to 'Stranger Things'

Netflix' s hit series" Stranger Things" returns to the small screen on July 4, and to celebrate, Burger King is serving hamburgers… upside down? Fans can
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