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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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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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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Gene tests can provide health clues -- and needless worry

DNA test results can pose worrisome question: Is your abnormality harmful?
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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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3 dead, 8 injured after fleeing truck rollover in California

U.S. Border Patrol agents who tried to pull over a pickup truck they suspected had crossed into the country illegally deployed a tire-flattening device after th
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US to cut troops along Mexico border but extend deployment

The U.S. plans to cut the number of active-duty troops along the border with Mexico but extend the deployment for another 45 days
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Man pleads guilty to riot conspiracy after Virginia rally

One of four California men accused of violently attacking counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia last year has pleaded guilty to conspiracy
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Another court nixes Trump push to cut 'sanctuary city' funds

A federal judge says the Trump administration can't withhold over $29 million in law enforcement money from six states and New York City in a clash over their i
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The Latest: Scientists describe fault where quake happened

Scientists say the damaging Alaska earthquake and aftershocks happened on a type of fault with one side moving down and away from the other side
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Fire-scarred California areas escape large-scale rain damage

A major storm brought localized mudslides and street flooding to California, leaving some people stranded in their vehicles, but the fire-scarred state escaped
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California wildfire emissions equal year of power pollution

U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says wildfires in California in 2018 released roughly the same amount of carbon emissions as are produced each year to provid
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Democratic sweep in California raises GOP suspicion

A combination of recent changes in California's election rules have lengthened the ballot-counting process and upended traditional voting patterns in a year tha
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