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Trump-Backed Candidates Win in North Carolina

Two congressional candidates backed by President Donald Trump won special elections on Tuesday night. Republican Dan Bishop beat Democrat Dan McCread...

Trump-Backed Candidates Win in North Carolina

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FACT CHECK: Trump rally in North Carolina, Democratic candidates’ statements lead to heated week in U.S. politics U.S. President Donald Trump attributed statements to a Democratic congresswoman that she didn't make as he set off an incendiary week of vilification...
15:56, 2019-07-20

Hurricane Dorian floods island as it swipes North Carolina then heads north Hurricane Dorian briefly made landfall on the Outer Banks of North Carolina on Friday, hitting the beach-fringed barrier islands with powerful winds ...
02:16, 2019-09-07

Hurricane Dorian cripples Bahamas before inching north towards Florida, North Carolina Winds and rain continued to pound the northwest islands, sending people fleeing the floodwaters from one shelter to another....
18:00, 2019-09-03

Hurricane Dorian devastates the Bahamas, inches north towards Florida, North Carolina In the Bahamas, Red Cross spokesman Matthew Cochrane said more than 13,000 houses, or about 45 per cent of the homes in Grand Bahama and Abaco, were ...
00:08, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian devastates the Bahamas, heads north towards North Carolina In the Bahamas, Red Cross spokesman Matthew Cochrane said more than 13,000 houses, or about 45 per cent of the homes in Grand Bahama and Abaco, were ...
01:20, 2019-09-04

Democratic Candidates Talk Black Money Matters at South Carolina Forum With more than 20 (at last count) Democrats in the running to win the party’s presidential nomination, it’s probably more important than ever to diff...
06:32, 2019-06-18

Catch him if you can: 'Eno the Emu' on the run in North Carolina Pet bird’s whereabouts unknown after escaping several weeks ago despite multiple sightings and a local wanted posterA pet emu, known to the residents...
23:04, 2019-08-07

NHC sees 80% chance of cyclone off North Carolina A low pressure area located about 280 miles (451 km) south-southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina has an 80% chance of becoming a tropical cyclon...
08:44, 2019-08-26

North Carolina abortion ban ruling to be appealed RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — State officials are appealing a federal judge’s decision that struck down North Carolina’s ban on abortions after th...
02:28, 2019-06-25

North and South Carolina Teachers Are Protesting Again On May Day, thousands of teachers in North and South Carolina took to the streets yet again to protest low pay and unacceptable conditions in their s...
12:08, 2019-05-02

North Carolina proposes ban on smokable hemp North Carolina is the latest state considering a ban on smokable hemp, a product that’s exploding along with the health craze surrounding a compound ...
21:52, 2019-07-04

North Carolina authorities tracking loose emu Authorities in North Carolina said they are searching for an emu that was caught on camera after multiple sightings across two counties....
17:12, 2019-07-16

North Carolina rallies in 9th to beat UNC Wilmington 7-6 CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Aaron Sabato hit a game-tying homer and Danny Serretti scored the winning run on an error as North Carolina used a marathon ...
04:32, 2019-06-01

What Were North Carolina Republicans Trying to Pull on 9/11 While Democrats Were Out? While state Democrats were at 9/11 memorials, North Carolina Republicans called a vote so they could briefly hold a supermajority....
22:48, 2019-09-12

Loose emu jumps on hood of car in North Carolina Animal control officials in North Carolina said an emu that has been on the loose for about five weeks resurfaced for a series of sightings and jumpe...
22:56, 2019-07-31

North Carolina edges Virginia 3-2 in 10 innings in ACC DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Angel Zarate scored the winning run on a hit batsman with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 10th inning, lifting North Caroli...
06:40, 2019-05-23

North Carolina man wins $1 million during stop for gas A North Carolina man said he won't have to worry about fuel money for a while after a gas stop led him to a $1 million lottery jackpot....
18:48, 2019-06-10

Jackpot: More than 2,000 winners in North Carolina lottery RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Turns out that zero can be a lucky number. North Carolina’s state lottery Saturday said it set a record payout after the w...
18:00, 2019-06-23

North Carolina wants to know who owns voting-machine makers RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s elections board is delaying a decision on certifying voting-machine makers until learning more about who ...
20:56, 2019-06-14

North Carolina rejects polygamy-themed beer Polygamy and beer reportedly don’t mix in North Carolina. A polygamy-themed beer was rejected for sale in North Carolina because “polygamy is illegal...
17:28, 2019-07-15

North Carolina man sentenced for raping unconscious wife BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — A North Carolina man has been sentenced to four years in prison for raping his wife, who was a service member at a military ...
22:52, 2019-06-05

Marine Corps Harrier jet crashes in North Carolina CHERRY POINT, N.C. (AP) — Officials say a Marine jet has crashed in a wooded area in North Carolina, but the pilot ejected from the aircraft and was ...
03:20, 2019-05-21

Watch: Fugitive emu caught on camera in North Carolina An emu on the loose in North Carolina for about two months was caught on camera in a wooded area and authorities said they are closing in on the flig...
17:28, 2019-08-22

North Carolina couple paid $25K to clone their beloved pet cat Bryan and Ashley Bullerdick decided to duplicate rescue cat Cinnabun when the feline was nearing its 19th birthday....
22:16, 2019-06-27

Former North Carolina teacher pleads guilty to sex charges WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A former North Carolina high school science teacher accused of abusing almost 20 victims during his career has pleaded guilty...
20:56, 2019-06-25

K-State lands former North Carolina RB Jordan Brown MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — North Carolina running back Jordan Brown is heading to Kansas State, where he will be eligible to play for new coach Chris Kli...
20:08, 2019-05-08

Boy bitten in third North Carolina shark attack this month An 8-year-old boy was bitten by a shark on a North Carolina beach over the weekend — marking the third shark attack in the state so far this mo...
14:48, 2019-06-17

Plane crashes into North Carolina home, killing 2 HOPE MILLS, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say a small plane crashed into a home, killing two people and injuring another. A release from ...
11:28, 2019-06-28

Plane crashes into North Carolina home, killing two HOPE MILLS, N.C. — Authorities in North Carolina say a small plane crashed into a home, killing two people and injuring another. A release from the S...
11:48, 2019-06-28

North Carolina beats Georgia Tech 10-2 for ACC title DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Aaron Sabato and Ashton McGee each hit two-run homers during a four-run sixth inning, and North Carolina won the Atlantic Coast C...
22:08, 2019-05-26

Trump endorses North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump has endorsed North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis, handing a significant political asset to the first-term Rep...
01:36, 2019-06-26

North Carolina man busted with weapon of mass destruction A man in a North Carolina town has been arrested for possessing a weapon of mass destruction with a “huge potential for disaster,” sherif...
18:40, 2019-05-07

Arizona marine drowns off North Carolina coast EMERALD ISLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities on the North Carolina coast say a Camp Lejeune Marine has drowned. Emerald Isle police say 28-year-old Lance Cp...
20:00, 2019-05-07

Suspect in shooting at North Carolina university indicted CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A grand jury has indicted a 21-year-old man on murder and other charges in the shooting attack at a North Carolina university ...
23:24, 2019-05-07

Hundreds Of Rats Removed From North Carolina Home Hundreds rats and an assortment of other animals were removed from a Cary, North Carolina home Tuesday. Several officials in white hazmat suits were ...
01:28, 2019-07-11

North Carolina GOP pushes back on redistricting allegations RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Attorneys for North Carolina Republican lawmakers are pushing back hard in state court over accusations the legislators misled f...
02:04, 2019-06-18

North Carolina Republicans Have Pulled Their Scummiest Move Yet On Wednesday, North Carolina Republicans apparently decided they just didn’t want to bother with that whole democracy thing....
22:32, 2019-09-11

Sheriff: Five-year-old North Carolina boy killed by crossfire RED SPRINGS, N.C. — A 5-year-old North Carolina boy has been killed by crossfire between people fighting near state Highway 72. Robeson County Sherif...
12:24, 2019-06-06

See it: Tornado lifts house off foundation in North Carolina Shocking video footage taken during a tornado caused by Hurricane Dorian shows the twister lift a small house off of its foundation in North Carolina...
07:56, 2019-09-10

Alert sent at North Carolina college after report of gunman GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina college has issued an alert for students after reports of a gunman on campus. North Carolina A&T State Unive...
20:12, 2019-05-03

3 North Carolina sheriffs to speak out against detainer bill RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Some North Carolina sheriffs who’ve refused to hold people who would otherwise be released from jail if federal agents say...
13:08, 2019-06-19

Boy on unicorn raft drifted into ocean off North Carolina A boy floating on a unicorn-shaped raft drifted into the ocean off the coast of North Carolina and needed to be saved, a report said. The child was v...
05:20, 2019-06-12

Murder conviction overturned: North Carolina man released STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man who received a life sentence for murder in 2011 is no longer behind bars. News outlets report 51-year-o...
00:48, 2019-06-12

Watch: Fireball lights up night sky over North Carolina A driver's dashboard camera captured video of a fireball glowing in the night sky over North Carolina....
18:08, 2019-09-13

This Monaco royal wedding involves ... North Carolina? Princess Grace's grandson, Louis Ducruet, lived in Cullowhee for two years.        ...
01:04, 2019-07-27

North Carolina moves to help offenders clear their records RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Every time 28-year-old Poet Williams applies for a job, his arrest record comes up: three nonviolent misdemeanors. Those drug ch...
15:32, 2019-05-26

North Carolina student drowns in lake near school GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina high school student has drowned in a lake across the street from his school. Assistant Chief Dwayne Church o...
00:52, 2019-05-19

Student drowns during after-school dip with friends in North Carolina A high school student from North Carolina drowned on Friday — with reports claiming that he spent more than an hour underwater — after going for a sw...
04:24, 2019-05-18

Hurricane Dorian makes landfall over North Carolina: U.S. NHC Atlantic hurricane Dorian made landfall over Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Friday....
17:52, 2019-09-06

Teen bitten by shark while surfing in North Carolina A shark chomped down on a teen surfer as he rode the waves in North Carolina this week, according to new reports. Austin Reed, 19, was hurt around 2 ...
17:08, 2019-06-11

Mom, boyfriend charged in death of North Carolina toddler CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A North Carolina woman and her boyfriend have been charged in the death of her 1-year-old child. A Charlotte-Mecklenburg police sta...
13:04, 2019-07-31

North Carolina seeks public comment on use of drones RALEIGH, N.C. — The state Transportation Department wants to hear from North Carolina residents about what they think of drones. The department’...
12:00, 2019-07-26

North Carolina Democrat in House race not for impeachment RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Democrat running for a still-vacant U.S. House election he seemed to lose last year before signs of ballot fraud were uneart...
20:44, 2019-05-23

North Carolina: Where ‘No’ Doesn’t Mean ‘No’ When It Comes to Rape and Sexual Assault In this era of #MeToo and laws forcing women to have their rapists’ babies, a North Carolina bill that would have made it illegal to continue having ...
06:04, 2019-05-18

North Carolina man credits $1 million lottery win to lucky dog A North Carolina man said he has a lucky dog to thank for the series of events that led to his winning a $1 million lottery jackpot....
22:52, 2019-07-23

North Carolina's islands: the beauty of the Outer Banks The remote, pristine islands of North Carolina are rich with dunes, wildlife – and the ghost of BlackbeardThere is no horizon: only the odd hint indi...
12:40, 2019-07-28

North Carolina day care closing after 5 toddlers escape WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina day care center is closing after five of its toddlers escaped and wandered near a major road. The Winston...
18:48, 2019-05-21

Devastated North Carolina town still reeling from Florence TRENTON, N.C. (AP) — Nine months after Hurricane Florence inundated North Carolina, communities such as Trenton illustrate the slow and uneven pace o...
16:00, 2019-06-22

North Carolina authorities: Kittens being thrown off highway NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina authorities say people have been throwing kittens off of two state highways, and some into the Neuse River below...
15:48, 2019-06-19

North Carolina Steps Toward Changing Sexual Assault Laws RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Prosecutors in North Carolina can have a tough time proving a rape case if the victim is drunk. That’s because it is not i...
20:56, 2019-05-05

North Carolina man plans to surprise family with $780,000 lottery prize A North Carolina man devised a plan to surprise his family with a $780,000 lottery prize after quietly picking up his winnings....
01:00, 2019-05-30

Bulls draft North Carolina’s Coby White with No. 7 pick CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls drafted North Carolina point guard Coby White with the No. 7 overall pick on Thursday. Executive vice president of b...
02:44, 2019-06-21

Barry Manilow gifts North Carolina high school $100,000 LAS VEGAS (AP) — Barry Manilow gifted $100,000 worth of new band gear to a North Carolina high school in an area still recovering from Hurricane Flor...
16:08, 2019-06-21

North Carolina to Investigate After Concerns Raised at Children’s Hospital The state health secretary announced an inquiry after a report in The New York Times revealed doctors’ fears that children seemed to fare poorly afte...
02:52, 2019-06-01

North Carolina company announces recall of frozen sausage WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal officials say a North Carolina-based food processor is recalling more than 800 pounds (363 kilograms) of ready-to-eat froze...
01:36, 2019-06-25

North Carolina town wrecked by Hurricane Dorian waterspout A North Carolina town was ravaged as a waterspout sparked by Hurricane Dorian spun through the area — leaving an RV park in shambles, new video...
19:04, 2019-09-06

'Everything is destroyed': 30 dead in Bahamas as Dorian lashes North Carolina Groups struggle to deliver aid as death toll expected to riseHundreds of thousands without power in CarolinasAfter hammering the Bahamas and leaving ...
14:40, 2019-09-06

North Carolina wealth manager guilty in $15M Ponzi scheme RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina jury has found an investment adviser guilty of lying to clients, forging documents and swindling people out of ...
21:40, 2019-06-07

Lowe’s announces Charlotte, North Carolina global tech hub CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Lowe’s has selected Charlotte, North Carolina, to house a 2,000-employee global tech hub. The city hopes the project wil...
14:04, 2019-06-28

Look: Mystery alligator found lurking behind North Carolina home Police in North Carolina said they are trying to determine where an alligator found lurking behind a resident's home came from....
20:20, 2019-08-12

Three dogs die from toxic algae after swimming in North Carolina pond Three pups on a doggy play date at a North Carolina pond were poisoned by toxic algae and died within hours, their owner said. Melissa Martin and Den...
07:04, 2019-08-12

North Carolina man infected with ‘brain-eating amoeba’ dies A North Carolina man died after he was infected with a brain-eating amoeba from a day spent in a lake, according to a report. Eddie Gray, 59, went on...
00:32, 2019-07-26

Scientists found a tree in North Carolina that’s a jaw-dropping 2,624 years old Humans have a habit of shortening the lifespan of trees. We just love to cut them down, and we do so with startling efficiency, damaging or wiping ou...
20:00, 2019-05-10

North Carolina man charged with 1985 murder of top Hollywood director A North Carolina man has been charged in the long-unsolved murder of a top Hollywood television director and world-class bridge player who was found ...
23:12, 2019-05-10

North Carolina ‘bathroom bill’ sponsor bidding for US House RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina legislator best known as the architect of the state’s so-called bathroom bill three years ago is racking ...
15:48, 2019-05-11

‘Pink Lady Bandit’ busted with accomplice in North Carolina A suspected serial bank robber dubbed the “Pink Lady Bandit” due to a distinctive pink purse she carried during some the heists has been busted, FBI ...
18:48, 2019-07-30

Victim of shooting at North Carolina university takes steps CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — One of the victims of a shooting at a North Carolina university has posted a video on social media showing him taking his firs...
21:28, 2019-05-14

Shipwreck discovered off North Carolina coast may be World War II freighter A mysterious shipwreck has been discovered off the east coast of the US, which experts say may be the remains of a World War II-era cargo ship....
21:48, 2019-08-02

North Carolina sues e-cigarette maker JUUL over marketing RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s attorney general has filed a lawsuit against a popular e-cigarette maker, asking a court to limit what fl...
21:40, 2019-05-15

Three dogs killed after exposed to toxic algae in North Carolina WILMINGTON N.C. (CNN) – Two dog owners in North Carolina are devastated — after their three dogs died within hours of exposure to blue-gr...
21:56, 2019-08-12

North Carolina Senate debates bill to fix voter ID denials RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Voter ID legislation now goes before North Carolina’s Senate after the House eased rules around authenticating student and...
14:08, 2019-05-21

Inside North Carolina’s Big Effort to Transform Health Care The state and its top insurer are pushing to pay health care providers based on whether they keep people healthy, not for each service they provide....
18:12, 2019-08-26

‘A risk to democracy’: North Carolina law may be violating secrecy of the ballot Law allowing state to trace citizens’ votes breaks one of the most sacred tenets of democracy, say voting rights advocatesNorth Carolina may be viola...
11:32, 2019-07-11

KFC restaurant in North Carolina explodes after employees leave for the night Police had also learned that employees smelled gas when closing the store, and the manager had called the gas company before locking up....
15:40, 2019-07-12

'It smells like a decomposing body': North Carolina's polluting pig farms After years of ignoring neighbours’ complaints about illegal spraying of hog manure, state officials suddenly began posting them online. What changed...
08:32, 2019-08-27

Bear collides with hiker on the Appalachian Trail in North Carolina A hiker on the Appalachian Trail in North Carolina had an unusual encounter with a bear that dashed across the trail and knocked her over....
21:16, 2019-08-06

North Carolina teacher arrested on child pornography charge HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a North Carolina fifth-grade teacher has been arrested on child pornography charges. The Orange County Sher...
11:56, 2019-05-09

Special Forces training exercise to take place across North Carolina At the end of August, Special Forces candidates in the final stages of their training will participate in the two-week "Robin Sage" exercise that tak...
21:56, 2019-08-21

North Carolina sheriff won’t stop school-day license checks GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The new sheriff in one of North Carolina’s most populated counties says he won’t quit doing traffic stops even th...
13:04, 2019-05-22

Settlement expands transgender restroom rights in North Carolina RALEIGH, NC — A federal judge approved a legal settlement Tuesday affirming transgender people’s right to use restrooms matching their gender identit...
23:32, 2019-07-23

North Carolina: trans people given right to use bathrooms matching identity Settlement marks the end of a three-year battle over a controversial ‘bathroom bill’, also known as HB2A federal judge has affirmed the right of tran...
23:56, 2019-07-23

North Carolina Hospital Found Compliant but ‘Significantly Different’ After Complaints North Carolina Children’s Hospital was under investigation after a Times article detailed doctors’ concerns about its heart surgery program....
03:52, 2019-08-02

North Carolina student died while tackling gunman to save others Riley Howell died in his classroom after charging a gunman who would kill him and another studentDavid Belnap stood on his North Carolina college cam...
16:52, 2019-05-02

North Carolina shooting suspect named in attack that killed two Several people seriously wounded at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, which has nearly 30,000 studentsSuspect Trystan Andrew Terrell, 22...
12:52, 2019-05-01

North Carolina Republicans Have Bad Excuses For Why They Can't Insure 1 Million People North Carolina is among the 14 states in the nation that have still yet to adopt any sort of Medicaid expansion plan, leaving over one million people...
20:44, 2019-06-18

Democrat Cal Cunningham enters North Carolina Senate race RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A former state senator tells The Associated Press he’s running for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican incumbent Thom ...
12:04, 2019-06-17

North Carolina officials cast spotlight on ‘zombie snakes’ Parks officials in North Carolina are alerting the public about a “zombie snake,” a mild-mannered critter indigenous to the state that often plays de...
20:32, 2019-06-11

North Carolina vs. Wake Forest: Tar Heels a live underdog The Wildcat returns for his 23rd season in the Post. Including the 1997-2018 seasons in the Bettor’s Guide, Cat’s record in print stands at 615-520 (...
20:20, 2019-09-13

North Carolina shuts out Auburn 2-0 to force deciding game CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Austin Bergner and Austin Love combined to pitch a six-hit shutout and Ike Freeman hit a two-run single in the first inning ...
21:56, 2019-06-09

North Carolina: Plea expected in 3 Muslim students’ slayings DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina man charged with killing three much-admired Muslim university students is expected to enter a plea more than f...
07:20, 2019-06-12

North Carolina Rep. Walker declines Tillis primary challenge RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Rep. Mark Walker’s announced Thursday that he won’t challenge Sen. Thom Tillis in North Carolina’s Republican ...
16:48, 2019-06-13

3rd Shark Attack in North Carolina This Month Injures 8-Year-Old Only three shark attacks were reported in the state in all of 2018, according to the International Shark Attack File. But experts say there is often ...
23:48, 2019-06-17

Look: 100-year-old shipwreck remains wash up on North Carolina coast The remains of a century-old shipwreck were uncovered on a beach in North Carolina, town officials said....
04:40, 2019-04-24

Woley, Julien rally Auburn past North Carolina 11-7 CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Rankin Woley had a 3-run double in the eighth inning, Edouard Julien a 3-run homer in the ninth and Auburn scored nine runs ...
23:08, 2019-06-08

Coast Guard rescues man from cruise ship off North Carolina HATTERAS, N.C. (AP) — The Coast Guard has helped take a man from a cruise ship to the mainland for a medical problem. The Coast Guard’s Portsmo...
21:16, 2019-06-15

Tides uncover a century-old shipwreck on North Carolina's shore The remains of a 100-year-old ship showed up on a Surf City beach in North Carolina on Monday afternoon. The town of Surf City said the wreckage of t...
21:16, 2019-04-23

North Carolina woman accused of cutting off husband’s penis A North Carolina woman tied up her husband and allegedly sliced off his manhood, authorities said Tuesday. Victoria Frabutt faces malicious castratio...
21:41, 2019-09-10

Shark bites child in third North Carolina attack this season BALD HEAD ISLAND, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina officials say a shark bit an 8-year-old boy in what is now the third attack this season along the North ...
15:32, 2019-06-17

Feds to test North Carolina election computers for hacking RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than two years after a 2016 Election Day technical failure, federal computer sleuths will scour North Carolina polling equi...
19:48, 2019-06-05

Hurricane Dorian leaves hundreds stranded in North Carolina The storm made landfall Friday morning over the Outer Banks as a far weaker storm than the monster that devastated the Bahamas. Yet despite having be...
15:00, 2019-09-07

What Were North Carolina Republicans Trying to Pull While Democrats Attended 9/11 Memorials? While state Democrats were at 9/11 memorials, North Carolina Republicans called a vote so they could briefly hold a supermajority....
17:40, 2019-09-12

The Latest: Veto of North Carolina ‘born alive’ upheld RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on North Carolina’s “born alive’ abortion measure (all times local): 4:15 p.m. North Carolina Repub...
22:52, 2019-06-05

North Carolina lion dies during heat wave, wild cat sanctuary says A 17-year-old lion became overheated and died last week in North Carolina as a scorching heatwave gripped much of the Central U.S. and East Coast in ...
21:16, 2019-07-24

North Carolina animal rescue group wants old bras to save turtles Ladies, pull that old bra out of the trash; it just might save a life — a turtle’s life. An animal rescue group in North Carolina is appealing ...
18:48, 2019-06-29

GOP’s Greg Murphy wins seat of North Carolina congressman who died A Republican state legislator has won an eastern North Carolina congressional seat and will succeed the late GOP Rep. Walter Jones Jr. Physician Greg...
03:32, 2019-09-11

North Carolina woman used rose pruner to cut husband’s penis off: 911 call The North Carolina woman accused of cutting her husband’s penis off used a rose pruner to carry out the heinous attack — as a “mess...
05:12, 2019-09-12

North Carolina man Lee Dingle dies of ‘freak accident’ with wave at beach A father of six died on a North Carolina beach when a huge wave broke his neck, his heartbroken family said. Lee Dingle, 37, was playing with three o...
15:08, 2019-07-22

North Carolina Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut on Space Station Students in North Carolina will talk live this week with a NASA astronaut currently living and working aboard the International Space Station....
21:08, 2019-08-28

Slain North Carolina student gets Purple Heart, Bronze Star WAYNESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A University of North Carolina student who was killed when he tackled a gunman who opened fire inside a classroom has been p...
13:36, 2019-05-24

North Carolina smashup of 40-50 vehicles blamed on heavy rain: reports As many as 50 vehicles were involved, but early reports indicated that only one serious injury resulted after chain-reaction crashes in heavy rain in...
09:52, 2019-08-18

Investigation into KFC explosion in North Carolina has determined official cause of blast, police say “After a thorough investigation… it has been determined the explosion was accidental, caused by a gas leak,” police said....
18:36, 2019-08-21

Freedom Caucus-backed Murphy wins North Carolina runoff Republican voters in an eastern North Carolina congressional race on Tuesday picked state Rep. Greg Murphy to be the party’s nominee for a special el...
03:12, 2019-07-10

Student hailed hero for tackling North Carolina university gunman A student killed in the North Carolina university shooting has been hailed a hero after it emerged that he tackled the gunman and attempted to disarm...
10:24, 2019-05-02

Deadly University of North Carolina shooting sees 22-year-old man arrested A shooting on a North Carolina university campus left two people dead and four wounded Tuesday, prompting a lockdown and chaotic scene in the state’s...
13:00, 2019-05-01

In North Carolina special, national questions intrude on local issues WADESBORO, North Carolina — By the end of the summer, towns such as this will be flooded with national reporters covering the special election for th...
23:12, 2019-07-05

6-foot-tall Bigfoot statue stolen from North Carolina business Amateur Bigfoot hunters can rejoice — sort of. Deputies in North Carolina are hunting for the brazen thief or thieves who snatched a 6-foot-tal...
21:56, 2019-08-26

Burned Down Colonial Tavern that May Have Doubled as a Brothel Found in North Carolina Archaeologists examining a recently discovered colonial tavern in eastern North Carolina were stunned to discover that when the 18th Century building...
18:28, 2019-06-16

Bizarre deep-sea tubeworms discovered off North Carolina: Popped out 'like a jack in the box' A bizarre deep-sea tubeworm has been discovered off the coast of North Carolina, the first time the creature has ever been found this far north in th...
16:36, 2019-05-09

Creepy shipwreck revealed by shifting sands on North Carolina beach The creepy skeleton of an 86-year-old shipwreck has been revealed by the shifting sands of a North Carolina beach....
18:36, 2019-06-04

North Carolina Zoo worker dies after fall during ‘aerial rescue drill’ An arborist at the North Carolina Zoo was killed after toppling out of a tree during a safety drill this week, according to new reports. The North Ca...
16:28, 2019-07-19

How Wild Electoral Fraud in North Carolina’s Ninth District Was Uncovered A North Carolina special election set for Tuesday will allow the ninth district to finally choose a representative after the 2018 election was tainte...
19:20, 2019-09-06

Piedmont Airlines worker dies in accident at North Carolina airport An employee of regional carrier Piedmont Airlines has died in Charlotte after the baggage-hauling tug he was driving flipped, pinning him underneath....
15:36, 2019-08-13

Wilmington, North Carolina, is ready for tourists just months after Hurricane Florence Wilmington sustained a direct hit from Hurricane Florence in September 2018. But its beaches are fully recovered, along with its tourism infrastructu...
14:52, 2019-04-10

North Carolina gun shop buys ‘4 Horsemen’ billboard insulting congresswomen A new billboard in North Carolina shows four minority congresswomen smiling down on the small town of Murphy, their faces at odds with the apocalypti...
20:20, 2019-07-30

North Carolina Politician Abruptly Resigns, Saying He's Been Subjected to Homophobic Bullying Jerry Windle, a former town council member of Morrisville, NC, abruptly resigned his position this week, saying he had been the victim of intense, ho...
21:04, 2019-05-16

Slain North Carolina college student awarded police honor CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina police department has honored a college student who was killed when a gunman opened fire inside a classroom. ...
02:20, 2019-05-16

Wild horses in North Carolina won't be evacuated because they have their own trick to survive hurricanes Dennis W Donohue/Shutterstock Wild horses in North Carolina won't be evacuated for Hurricane Dorian. The animals have their own special survival tac...
19:32, 2019-09-05

Hurricane Dorian flooding may have trapped North Carolina residents: officials North Carolina officials are worried that some Outer Banks residents might be trapped by flooding from Hurricane Dorian. The water rose 7 feet in jus...
18:16, 2019-09-07

Robert Downey Jr. reaches out to North Carolina shark attack survivor A North Carolina teenager who lost a leg in a shark attack this month got a personal message Tuesday from Iron Man....
16:00, 2019-06-19

Massive waterspout forms over North Carolina lake during Dorian: video New video captures the moment a massive waterspout — spun off from Hurricane Dorian — touched down in North Carolina. The clip, posted to Facebook by...
23:28, 2019-09-06

North Carolina Attorney General sues Juul for targeting youth North Carolina's Attorney General filed a lawsuit against Juul Labs Inc on Wednesday, piling more pressure on the biggest U.S. e-cigarette maker that...
00:28, 2019-05-16

Video shows dog terrorizing wild horses on North Carolina beach A Facebook video shows the harrowing moment a dog harasses a herd of wild horses on a North Carolina beach in the Outer Banks....
22:48, 2019-05-14

Eye of Hurricane Dorian grazes North Carolina, floods Outer Banks Hurricane Dorian briefly made landfall on the Outer Banks of North Carolina on Friday, hitting the beach resort with powerful winds and battering wav...
20:32, 2019-09-06

American Museum of the House Cat: Everyday is Caturday at this North Carolina spot "They told me that nobody wanted a cat museum," says Harold Sims from the Museum of the American Housecat. "Well it turned out that a lot of people d...
20:08, 2019-09-06

North Carolina vs. Wake Forest prediction: Tough spot for Tar Heels There’s no need to wait for college football to kick off Saturday afternoon. Plenty of intrigue exists Friday night, including Mack Brown looki...
22:48, 2019-09-13

Pick 4 lottery drawing 0-0-0-0 results in record payout in North Carolina The North Carolina Education Lottery said a record $7.8 million was paid out in the Pick 4 drawing when an unusual set of numbers came up: 0-0-0-0....
19:56, 2019-06-24

North Carolina lawyer Cheslie Kryst takes the Miss USA crown On Thursday, Cheslie Kryst of North Carolina was crowned Miss USA. The Wake Forest MBA works as an attorney who works to reduce sentences for inmates...
05:20, 2019-05-03

North Carolina man pleads guilty to 2015 murders of three Muslim students Judge said Craig Stephen Hicks agreed as part of his plea to accept three consecutive life sentences without paroleA North Carolina man has pleaded g...
23:48, 2019-06-12

‘Total devastation’: Dorian rips through the Bahamas, heads towards North Carolina In the Bahamas, Red Cross spokesman Matthew Cochrane said more than 13,000 houses, or about 45 per cent of the homes in Grand Bahama and Abaco, were ...
01:52, 2019-09-04

Hurricane Dorian lashes North Carolina, thousands still missing in Bahamas Hurricane Dorian has killed at least 30 people in the Bahamas, but officials are bracing for the death toll to climb significantly when the extent of...
14:40, 2019-09-06

‘Zombie snake’ found in North Carolina can 'play dead,' officials say A snake that plays opossum? The eastern hognose snake is famous for flipping over on its back and playing dead, the North Carolina State Parks and Re...
20:12, 2019-06-10

North Carolina lawyer Cheslie Kryst named Miss USA 2019 Cheslie Kryst, a North Carolina lawyer who represents some prison inmates for free, won the 2019 Miss USA title Thursday night in a diverse field tha...
04:56, 2019-05-03

Watch: North Carolina woman's Amazon box birthday cake goes viral A North Carolina woman's birthday cake is going viral after her husband had the bakery model it after her favorite thing: an Amazon box....
19:12, 2019-07-26

Wild horses of North Carolina to ride out hurricane with 'butts to the wind' The majestic herds of wild horses that roam North Carolina's Outer Banks will likely ride out Hurricane Dorian's whipping winds and strong storm surg...
19:56, 2019-09-04

Kentucky Fried Chicken in North Carolina explodes, blast caught on camera (NBCNEWS) – Surveillance video caught the moment a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in North Carolina exploded, reducing it to rubble. The exp...
05:28, 2019-07-13

North Carolina Film Office denies that tax screw-ups are what killed the Swamp Thing Earlier this week, the minds behind the DC Universe streaming service made a somewhat surprising announcement: The Swamp Thing TV show, initially pre...
00:56, 2019-06-09

North Carolina Teen Spends Nearly 40 Days in Rehab Because of Vaping: 'His Life Was Dependent on It' Newly minted high school freshman Luka Kinard had arrived at his first Friday night football game ready to make friends and belong when he first cons...
15:28, 2019-09-15

Watch: Prehistoric giant shark tooth found on beach in North Carolina A girl visiting a North Carolina beach with her family made an unusual and rare discovery -- a shark tooth that could be up to 3 million years old....
18:16, 2019-04-19

Huge rat snakes fight over female in North Carolina, rare video shows Two huge male rat snakes were caught fighting over a female in North Carolina, in a rare video....
22:08, 2019-05-23

Man dies after contracting ‘brain-eating amoeba’ at North Carolina water park The unnamed person became sick after swimming in Fantasy Lake Water Park in Hope Mills in Cumberland County on July 12....
07:00, 2019-07-26

‘Weird’ worm-like object found on North Carolina beach baffles experts A North Carolina National Park service is having trouble identifying a mysterious, spiny object that washed up on a beach over the weekend and is ask...
22:52, 2019-06-06

Look: Fortune cookie numbers earn largest Powerball jackpot in North Carolina The winner of the largest Powerball jackpot in North Carolina history said his lucky numbers came from an unusual place: a fortune cookie....
17:20, 2019-06-06

Trump-backed GOPer Dan Bishop wins North Carolina special election Republican Dan Bishop pulled off a narrow victory in a closely-watched North Carolina special congressional election — a day after President Trump pu...
07:16, 2019-09-11

University of North Carolina student killed in campus shooting hailed as hero A North Carolina college student tackled a gunman who opened fire in his classroom, saving others’ lives but losing his own in the process, police sa...
00:48, 2019-05-02

Republicans play down expectations in North Carolina House race – live news The special election is taking place in North Carolina’s ninth congressional district, which Trump won by 12 points in 2016Full story: Trump ousts to...
23:00, 2019-09-10

A North Carolina court struck down the state’s legislative district maps on Tuesday, saying they wer A North Carolina court struck down the state’s legislative district maps on Tuesday, saying they were gerrymandered and unconstitutional under the st...
02:56, 2019-09-04

North Carolina man finds megalodon shark tooth buried on beach: ‘I’ll probably never find another one’ A North Carolina man made a rare prehistoric find last week while taking a stroll along a beach....
18:32, 2019-07-02

Teen girl bitten by shark at North Carolina state park beach ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. — A park ranger says a 17-year-old girl was bitten by a shark at a North Carolina beach and suffered severe injuries. Fort Macon...
05:48, 2019-06-03

Trump to hold 2020 rally in North Carolina on day of Robert Mueller’s testimony Trump has frequently criticized Democrats’ efforts to get Mueller to testify. The president tweeted Tuesday that “this Witch Hunt must now end,” addi...
04:52, 2019-07-03

‘Weird’ worm-like object found on North Carolina shore has experts puzzled A North Carolina National Park service is having trouble identifying a mysterious, spiny object that washed up on a beach over the weekend and has as...
16:36, 2019-06-04

Trump urges North Carolina to pick GOP’s Dan Bishop in special House election President Trump traveled to North Carolina Monday to show support for the Republican in a special election for a House seat that’s viewed as a toss-u...
04:36, 2019-09-10

North Carolina Village Used as District 12 in Hunger Games Movie Now a ‘Historic Place’ (RALEIGH, N.C.) — What would the folks in the Capitol think? District 12 is now on the National Register of Historic Places. The Henry River Mi...
00:16, 2019-06-22

Hurricane Dorian: category 1 storm makes landfall in North Carolina – live Hurricane makes first US landfall at Cape HatterasAt least 30 dead in the Bahamas with expectation toll may rise 2.53pm BST Hurricane Dorian’s coming...
16:08, 2019-09-06

North Carolina sues Eonsmoke, seven other vape companies for allegedly targeting children North Carolina is accusing the companies of using flavors, marketing strategies and inadequate age verification systems to sell to underage consumers...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Jewel found in ruins of Colonial-era North Carolina tavern reveals coded message Archaeologists say that the pea-sized bead, first thought to be a clump of dirt, would've been used by American rebels to signal opposition to King G...
17:20, 2019-07-11

North Carolina Man Sues Hardees for Civil Rights Violations for Shorting Him on Hash Rounds If you look at the menu for Hardees’ breakfast platter—as you might be wont to do if you were craving a quick, affordable morning meal—you’ll notice ...
17:44, 2019-06-30

North Carolina: Republican backed by Trump wins fiercely contested House seat Contest in a usually reliably Republican seat had been seen as a proxy battle for next year’s race for the White HouseRepublicans have won a fiercely...
04:44, 2019-09-11

Scientists discovered a 2,624-year-old tree in a North Carolina swamp. Climate change could kill it. A tree grows in North Carolina, and it has been growing there for a long, looooooong time....
17:04, 2019-05-10

North Carolina AG sues e-cigarette maker Juul, says it 'downplayed' dangers of nicotine to children North Carolina sued e-cigarette maker Juul Wednesday, accusing the vaping company of targeting young consumers and misrepresenting the potency and da...
21:28, 2019-05-15

Toxic algae kills 3 dogs hours after they played in North Carolina pond, owner says Toxic algae killed three dogs in a matter of hours after they played in a North Carolina pond, their owner wrote on Facebook....
05:32, 2019-08-12

North Carolina girl finds megalodon shark tooth buried on beach: 'Is this a dream?' A middle school girl found a megalodon shark tooth while she was spending her spring break on the beach in North Carolina....
18:48, 2019-04-19

North Carolina sues 8 e-cigarette makers for allegedly fuelling ‘vaping epidemic’ among teens North Carolina attorney general Josh Stein, who sued Juul back in May, claims the companies “unlawfully entice young people to become addicted to the...
21:24, 2019-08-28

Diabetes drug maker Novo Nordisk buys pill factory in North Carolina Novo Nordisk said on Tuesday it had bought a factory in North Carolina that would assist in manufacturing and packaging its new once-daily pill for t...
15:16, 2019-08-06

#AtHomeWhileBlack: Police Drag Black North Carolina Homeowner From His Own House After False Alarm A North Carolina man says he was humiliated and thought he was going to be killed when police dragged him out of his house wearing only his boxers af...
04:12, 2019-08-27

Man indicted on murder and other charges in shooting at a North Carolina university that killed 2 students, wounded 4 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Man indicted on murder and other charges in shooting at a North Carolina university that killed 2 students, wounded 4....
23:08, 2019-05-07

North Carolina university shooting: Two killed and four injured as shooter opens fire at UNC Charlotte Two people have been killed and four more were injured as a gunman opened fire on students at a North Carolina university....
13:12, 2019-05-01

North Carolina Republican Compared His Anti-LGBTQ Plan to Saving Jews From Holocaust Republicans really gotta stop using the Holocaust to grandstand their own offensive assertions and proposals....
18:28, 2019-07-09

Trump renews attack on Ilhan Omar, praises crowd at North Carolina rally President Trump on Friday appeared to walk back regrets he’d expressed a day earlier over the “Send her back!” chants at his North Carolina MAGA rall...
21:40, 2019-07-19

North Carolina university shooting: Trystan Andrew Terrell, 22, named as suspected gunman The suspected gunman accused of killing two people and injuring four others at at North Carolina university has been named by police....
13:12, 2019-05-01

Pinehurst Brewing Co. brings beer and barbecue to North Carolina's famed golf resort The Pinehurst Brewing Company restaurant is wildly popular with both visitors and locals.        ...
20:00, 2019-04-17

Hurricane Dorian slams into North Carolina's Outer Banks with high winds, storm surge Hurricane Dorian made landfall on the Outer Banks of North Carolina on Friday, hitting the beach resort area with powerful winds and battering waves ...
17:52, 2019-09-06

North Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students in confrontation that families said was sparked by bigotry DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students in confrontation that families said was sparked by bigotry....
15:56, 2019-06-12

North Carolina animal abuse laws don’t cover fish; man who abandoned pet sees charges dropped, DA says A North Carolina man charged with animal cruelty for allegedly abandoning a pet fish after he was evicted from his home had all charges against him d...
10:12, 2019-04-10

North Carolina vs. Wake Forest odds, best predictions: College football picks from expert who's 6-1 on UNC games Emory Hunt has his finger on the pulse of UNC football and just locked in his picks for Friday....
23:04, 2019-09-13

North Carolina vs. Wake Forest odds, predictions: College football picks from top expert who's 6-1 on UNC games Emory Hunt has his finger on the pulse of UNC football and just locked in his picks for Friday....
16:12, 2019-09-13

Swimmer dies from rare brain-eating amoeba at North Carolina water park, reports say A swimmer has died after contracting a rare brain-eating amoeba from a water park in North Carolina, according to reports....
23:36, 2019-07-25

North Carolina vs. Wake Forest odds, predictions: College football picks from expert who's 6-1 on UNC games Emory Hunt has his finger on the pulse of UNC football and just locked in his picks for Friday....
19:32, 2019-09-12

A North Carolina city is suing an RV retailer over its ‘gigantic’ American flag. They still won't take it down A North Carolina city says Gander RV's American flag is too big. CEO Marcus Lemonis, host of CNBC's "The Profit," says he will not remove i...
03:56, 2019-05-23

State Sen. Dan Bishop, sponsor of ‘bathroom bill,’ wins GOP primary in redo of North Carolina congressional election RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — State Sen. Dan Bishop, sponsor of ‘bathroom bill,’ wins GOP primary in redo of North Carolina congressional election...
03:08, 2019-05-15

Held for More Than a Year in a Men's Prison, North Carolina Finally Agrees to Transfer Trans Inmate to Women's Facility After holding a trans woman inmate for more than a year in a men’s prison, North Carolina has announced that it will finally move Kanautica Zayre-Bro...
17:32, 2019-05-28

North Carolina Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of “born-alive” abortion bill upheld in Republican-led legislature RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of “born-alive” abortion bill upheld in Republican-led legisl...
22:52, 2019-06-05

Pinehurst Brewing Company brings beer and barbecue to North Carolina's famed golf resort The Pinehurst Brewing Company restaurant is wildly popular with both visitors and locals.        ...
19:28, 2019-04-17

Miami vs. North Carolina odds: 2019 Week 2 college football picks, predictions from proven computer model The SportsLine projection model has a pick for the clash between Miami and North Carolina. Here are the results:...
19:12, 2019-09-06

Stephen Colbert donates $400G from Donald Trump-mocking book to North Carolina Hurricane Florence relief "The Late Show" host Stephen Colbert has donated proceeds from his Hurricane Florence-related book to disaster-relief efforts in North Carolina....
15:48, 2019-04-21

College football odds, picks, predictions for Week 1: Proven computer model loving Alabama, North Carolina SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated every Week 1 college football game 10,000 times...
20:24, 2019-08-22

North Carolina Man Avoids Jail Time, Sentenced to 'Racial Justice Workshop' After Brutally Punching 11-Year-Old Black Girl A North Carolina man who was arrested in January for brutally punching an 11-year-old black girl has been convicted of two misdemeanors....
23:32, 2019-08-28

College football odds, picks, predictions for Week 2: Proven computer model loving Ohio State, North Carolina SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated every Week 2 college football game 10,000 times...
18:08, 2019-09-03

Hurricane Dorian traps 'hundreds' on island off North Carolina Hundreds of people may be trapped on an island off North Carolina amid rising floodwater after Hurricane Dorian made landfall, the state governor has...
23:20, 2019-09-06

Miss USA 2019: 5 Things to Know About Miss North Carolina Cheslie Kryst Ladies and gentlemen, it's time to meet your new Miss USA. Earlier tonight, Nick Lachey and Vanessa Lachey hosted the annual beauty pageant live fro...
05:04, 2019-05-03

Miss North Carolina Cheslie Kryst Crowned Miss USA 2019 And the winner of the Miss USA 2019 pageant is... Miss North Carolina Cheslie Kryst! On Wednesday, the beauty queen beat 50 other contestants to cap...
05:04, 2019-05-03

Polygamy-themed beer loses appeal, won't be sold in North Carolina because 'polygamy is illegal' Despite its best efforts, a Utah based brewery wasn't able to convince North Carolina to allow a polygamy-themed beer to be sold in the state....
22:32, 2019-08-15

South Carolina: Tax break for Carolina Panthers near passage COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina legislators are expected to clear the final hurdle to giving the Carolina Panthers up to $120 million in tax bre...
20:20, 2019-05-20

‘Frozen dragon of the north’ flew over North America 77 million years ago If you were to travel back in time to an age when dinosaurs roamed the Earth, you’d have plenty of things to fear. Dinosaurs that ruled the land were...
22:48, 2019-09-11

North Pole and Polar Worlds review – why Inuit don't worry about north Exciting tales of heroic polar explorers make a great exhibition, but a book on the North Pole shows that times are too changed not to seek deeper na...
16:00, 2019-04-09

North Korea calls the U.S. seizure of a North Korean cargo ship an “unlawful robbery” and demands it be returned SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea calls the U.S. seizure of a North Korean cargo ship an “unlawful robbery” and demands it be returne...
06:52, 2019-05-14

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un says President Donald Trump’s brief visit to North Korean territory improves ties PANMUNJOM, Korea (AP) — North Korea’s Kim Jong Un says President Donald Trump’s brief visit to North Korean territory improves ties....
10:12, 2019-06-30

Macron says 3 candidates for top EU job have been ruled out BRUSSELS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron says three top candidates to become head of the European Union’s powerful executive body have ...
15:28, 2019-06-21

‘SOTC’: A Look At Other Gubernatorial Candidates (LEX 18)– On “State of the Commonwealth” this week LEX 18 takes a look at each of the candidates before Tuesday’s primary election. Besid...
16:24, 2019-05-19

Candidates With a History of Big Promises Six of the 23 presidential candidates have appeared in The Times weddings pages. Care to guess which ones?...
12:32, 2019-05-04

Tucson Mayoral Candidates Ed Ackerley - IndependentThe Palo Verde High School and University of Arizona graduate is an account executive at Ackerley Advertising. The Tucson Na...
02:48, 2019-08-09

Where The Gubernatorial Candidates Stand On Abortion (LEX 18)– The topic of abortion has been making national headlines lately, and with the upcoming gubernatorial primaries, Kentuckians are wonde...
22:52, 2019-05-16

Democratic candidates spar over ‘socialism’ Democratic candidates gathered in San Francisco Saturday to shmooze at the state party’s ­annual convention — and bicker among themselves over ...
04:12, 2019-06-02

The GOP Wants to Keep Candidates in the Dark About Trump's Unpopularity There’s no question that President Donald Trump is the single most popular politician in the Republican Party today. But, popular or not, the Republi...
15:36, 2019-09-11

Here's how the top 7 Democratic candidates want to transform the US economy Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders, Sen. Kamala Harris, and Mayor Pete Buttigieg are among the leading Democratic presidential candidates for 2020. The ...
10:00, 2019-07-31

Candidates vow next Australian prime minister will last CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Both candidates vying to become Australia’s prime minister in Saturday’s elections are promising to stay in th...
06:04, 2019-05-15

EU election candidates face off in TV debate With European elections looming, the lead candidates from six pan-EU party groups have met for a head-to-head debate on a range of issues. Though the...
01:16, 2019-05-16

Tunisia elections: New issues, new candidates Tunisians are heading to the polls in mid-September. This time, the battle for the country's highest office is different. There's a lot of passion in...
09:05, 2019-09-14

2020 candidates vie for teachers' support Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college cheating scandal — Julian Castro calls for free lunches for all students...
16:08, 2019-05-14

Democratic debate 2019: Which candidates are most likely to get cut? With the second round of Democratic primary debates in the books, the focus now turns to September’s third round in Houston — but many of the W...
01:04, 2019-08-02

Tucson Mayoral Candidates 2019 Ed Ackerley - IndependentThe Palo Verde High School and University of Arizona graduate is an account executive at Ackerley Advertising. The Tucson Na...
01:04, 2019-08-09

‘May the best woman win:’ Record number of Dem candidates MIAMI (AP) — When Democratic presidential candidates take the stage for the first 2020 primary debates, the field will include more women than ever. ...
21:48, 2019-06-26

The Democratic Candidates Need New Walk-Out Songs Some music recommendations for Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Beto O'Rourke and everyone else eyeballing a White House b...
18:44, 2019-06-11

Democratic Candidates Push For Votes (LEX 18)– The Democratic candidates for Governor spent the eve of the primaries in different parts of the state. While the candidates differ on...
22:44, 2019-05-20

Tucson City Council Candidates Ward 1 Lane Santa Cruz - DemocratA second-generation Tucsonan, the Ward 1 council aide has spent 12 years in nonprofits and grass...
02:48, 2019-08-09

Nobody Asked the Candidates to Speak Español The first time I vaguely recall hearing a candidate speak Spanish was in 1999, during George W. Bush’s bid for president. During a debate between Rep...
15:44, 2019-06-29

Who are the candidates participating in the first Democratic Debate? The Democratic National Committee on Thursday named the 20 presidential candidates who qualified to appear on stage later this month in the First pri...
15:52, 2019-06-26

Where do the 2020 Democratic candidates stand on the key issues? Almost two dozen Democratic candidates are vying for the party’s nomination to take on Trump in the 2020 race. Here’s where they stand on the key iss...
07:40, 2019-06-13

Republican Candidates Encourage Voters To Show Up LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Republicans candidates running against Governor Matt Bevin made the final push Monday to get voters to give them a cha...
22:28, 2019-05-20

The candidates for New York City’s primary elections There’s a race in the 45th Brooklyn Council District, the former seat of Public Advocate Jumaane Williams. Farah Louis won the seat in a special elec...
04:48, 2019-06-25

‘SOTC’: Candidates Running For Secretary Of State (LEX 18)– On “State of the Commonwealth” this week LEX 18 takes a look at each of the candidates before Tuesday’s primary election. After...
16:24, 2019-05-19

‘SOTC’: Candidates Running For Attorney General (LEX 18)– On “State of the Commonwealth” this week LEX 18 takes a look at each of the candidates before Tuesday’s primary election. Curre...
16:24, 2019-05-19

Next round of Dem debates expected to host same 20 candidates The second round of Democratic primary debates on July 30-31 in Detroit is expected to include all the same 20 participants — including Mayor B...
02:20, 2019-07-05

UK has growing list of candidates trying to succeed Theresa May It’s not quite as crowded as the Democratic presidential primary, but the number of contenders to succeed Theresa May as the UK’s prime minister is g...
19:00, 2019-05-25

Taboos fall away as far-right EU candidates breach red line PLIEUX, France (AP) — Europe’s taboos are falling away. Virulent language castigating immigration and Islam is creeping from extremist fringe g...
13:56, 2019-05-16

7 candidates throw hat into ring to replace Theresa May as PM British health minister Matt Hancock, ex-Brexit minister Dominic Raab and former House of Commons leader Andrea Leadsom on Saturday joined an increas...
01:00, 2019-05-26

Some Things Presidential Candidates Could Do Instead of Running for President New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is running for president, joining 22 other people who are running as Democrats. The majority of those people are w...
17:16, 2019-05-16

19 candidates seeking statewide office in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky has 19 candidates seeking the statewide offices of secretary of state, agriculture commissioner, treasurer and audito...
00:04, 2019-05-18

Former Miss America among 19 candidates seeking office LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former Miss America is among 19 candidates running in down-ballot races in Kentucky that include secretary of state, agricul...
23:12, 2019-05-17

Seattle gives voters $100 to donate to favorite candidates SEATTLE (AP) — A first-of-its-kind public campaign finance program in Seattle is giving voters vouchers worth $100 so they can make donations to cand...
07:56, 2019-06-19

Candidates’ cybersecurity positions matter, voters say Election vendors seek recertification relief — Nonprofit threatens North Carolina over voting equipment...
16:52, 2019-08-16

Presidential pets: Candidates are going to the dogs (and turtle) Who let the dogs in? Apparently, most every Democrat hoping to run for the White House in 2020. Maybe in efforts to distinguish themselves from the c...
00:28, 2019-05-09

Candidates face off in GOP primary for NC congressional race RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republicans are deciding who should carry their banner into a high-profile congressional race in a North Carolina district lacki...
08:56, 2019-05-14

Where the top Democratic U.S. presidential candidates stand on 'Medicare for All' All of the Democratic presidential candidates debating on Thursday say universal healthcare is a top priority. They disagree, however, on the best pa...
12:48, 2019-09-10

Israel bans far-right candidates for racism against Arabs Benzi Gopstein and Baruch Marzel of the Jewish Power party have been barred from the snap general elections in September. Prime Minister Benjamin Net...
04:32, 2019-08-26

Some former NDP candidates in N.B. say they weren’t part of exodus to Greens On Tuesday, the provincial and federal Green parties distributed a declaration signed by the 14 former provincial candidates, as well as by Jonathan ...
01:08, 2019-09-06

Russians rally for independent candidates to stand in elections Thousands of people turned out in Moscow to protest the non-registration of independent candidates for local elections. This issue is one of the rare...
17:16, 2019-07-20

There's a Glaring Flaw With Each of the 2020 Candidates' Rally Playlists The New York Times has a big interactive out today about the playlists the 2020 Democrats (and President Donald Trump) play at their campaign rallies...
16:56, 2019-08-20

Education groups organize as 2020 candidates debate House Democrats release HBCU blueprint — School principals praise Trump over proposed ban on flavored e-cigarettes...
16:16, 2019-09-12

Tory leadership debates: When are they on TV and which election candidates will take part? Tory hopefuls vying to succeed Theresa May as Prime Minister are set to appear on TV in a series of live televised debates....
16:36, 2019-06-14

Tucson’s Democratic mayoral candidates square off in debate TUCSON — The three Democrats vying to become the party’s nominee for mayor this fall were on stage together at Rincon High School, debati...
08:32, 2019-07-19

No Republican candidates make ballot for Tucson mayor TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The next mayor of Tucson will be a Democrat or independent after no Republicans gathered enough signatures by the Wednesday dead...
21:36, 2019-05-30

None of the Democratic candidates even come close on climate change to where voters want them to be AP Photo/Elaine Thompson Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, a 2020 presidential candidate, is currently battling the Democratic National Committee over whe...
22:40, 2019-06-13

F.E.C. Allows Security Company to Help 2020 Candidates Defend Campaigns Federal lawyers previously advised the commission to block the company, Area 1, from providing services to presidential candidates at a discount....
22:16, 2019-07-11

Clubs must interview BAME managerial candidates under new EFL rule "Football League (EFL) clubs will interview at least one Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidate for any first-team managerial position fro...
17:36, 2019-06-07

Online histories bite Australian election candidates CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian political parties have cut loose or chastised several of their own candidates for sexist, anti-Muslim, racist a...
11:56, 2019-05-02

LinkedIn launches tools to help candidates nail their next job interviews LinkedIn is rolling out new tools designed to make it easier for job candidates to prep for interviews.Read More...
17:12, 2019-06-18

Pro-Putin candidates suffer losses in Moscow elections Opposition figure hails success of tactical voting campaign in local electionsPro-Kremlin candidates have suffered losses in local elections in Mosco...
11:56, 2019-09-09

In their own words: Presidential candidates share vision in books As the Democrats looking to unseat GOP President Donald Trump head into another round of debates Thursday, their policy positions and values will be ...
09:20, 2019-09-12

Tory leadership race: what you need to know as five candidates face third vote Tory MPs bidding to replace Theresa May as Prime Minister face elimination from the race in a third vote later day....
15:44, 2019-06-19

Judge blocks new filing deadline for third-party candidates FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A federal judge in Kentucky has temporarily blocked a new section of state law that the Libertarian Party says denied its candi...
22:04, 2019-05-09

Democratic presidential candidates plot their approaches to Fox News The cable news network has become a flash point in the 2020 campaign. Several candidates are participating in town halls — while others opt out....
00:00, 2019-05-21

Conservatives’ anti-harassment policy for candidates almost complete A party spokesman said the recommended code of conduct and harassment policy aimed specifically at candidates would be ready by the time the campaign...
01:12, 2019-09-07

England’s Ashes candidates to be put to the Test by Ireland at Lord’s • Joe Root’s new-look XI includes two debutants and two spinners• Three members of the team will be playing their first home TestOn the eve of Englan...
19:16, 2019-07-23

DNC Warns Candidates: Don't Fucking Swear at Our Goddamn Debate As it turns out, the DNC has something (new) in common with 100 percent of the readers who send me emails: They’d prefer no swear words, please!...
22:44, 2019-09-10

Trump, GOP sue California over law requiring presidential candidates’ tax returns California’s law is “a naked political attack against the sitting President of the United States,” the state and national Republican parties argued i...
05:08, 2019-08-07

2020 candidates cheer on #RedforEd teachers in the Carolinas POLITICO event tackles emotional programming in schools — Colorado moves closer to longer days for kindergarteners...
16:16, 2019-05-02

AP-NORC poll: Still some extra hurdles for LGBT candidates NEW YORK (AP) — A sizable number of U.S. voters say they’d have some hesitancy about supporting an LGBT candidate for president. An Associated ...
19:28, 2019-06-25

Istanbul mayoral candidates to face off in rare debate ISTANBUL (AP) — The two leading contenders for Istanbul mayor are set to face off in a debate a week before a repeated city election. The debate betw...
19:04, 2019-06-16

Tory candidates named in 316 ridings — far more than NDP, Liberal party The Tories have almost a full complement in Western Canada and Ontario, with most of their remaining open spots in Quebec and Atlantic Canada....
19:36, 2019-07-12

Buy-low candidates for fantasy baseball owners desperate for pitching In comparison to years past, starting pitching seems to be a lot less reliable for fantasy owners this season. We’ve seen injuries ravage the positio...
06:44, 2019-06-30

Democratic candidates vie for climate mantle during marathon forum Ten U.S. Democratic presidential contenders will tout their plans to tackle climate change on Wednesday night in a marathon series of CNN forums like...
12:28, 2019-09-04

Democratic candidates are close behind Joe Biden in a new Iowa poll Dustin Chambers/Getty Images Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is leading the Democratic field in the crucial early caucus state of Iowa, ...
21:28, 2019-06-09

Independent federal candidates have rarely succeeded in Canada The experiences of previous candidates who have gone it alone show the difficult road to Parliament that lies ahead....
00:20, 2019-05-28

Democratic candidates call for more higher education funding LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Democratic candidates running for Kentucky governor have vowed to push for more state funding for higher education as they...
22:48, 2019-05-15

Scheer says he will stand by candidates who have made mistakes if they apologize Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said he would stand by candidates who have made mistakes in the past as long as they apologize and take responsibil...
21:04, 2019-09-15

EU candidates face off in live debate a week before polls BRUSSELS (AP) — Leading candidates in the European Union elections are gearing up for a final televised debate before millions of people take part in...
12:12, 2019-05-15

Democrats baffled as 2020 candidates go on the attack — against Obama President Barack Obama wasn’t on the debate stage with the 10 Democratic presidential hopefuls Wednesday night — but his legacy was, and ...
19:44, 2019-08-01

With Rs 680 Crore, Industrialist Jayadev Galla Among Richest Candidates Jayadev Galla, a Telugu Desam Party (TDP) lawmaker in Andhra Pradesh, has declared assets worth over Rs 680 crore, which makes him one of the richest...
06:52, 2019-04-10

Where all the 2020 Democratic candidates went to college and grad school Elizabeth for MA There are currently 24 Democratic candidates running for president in 2020, and they all boast impressive resumés. 13 out o...
21:28, 2019-06-09

Am I Wrong To Be Excited That Tons of Candidates Probably Won't Make the Next Debate? After learning so little during Wednesday’s debate, I let out a deep, deep exhale after learning that only seven of the 24 presidential candidates ha...
14:36, 2019-08-02

Female candidates challenge electability question in debates MIAMI (AP) — The two Democratic presidential debates featured a historic number of female candidates. Some, including Elizabeth Warren and Kamala Har...
06:52, 2019-06-29

Democratic debate 2019: Candidates gang up on Biden DETROIT, Mich. — Candidates ripped former Vice President Joe Biden apart over Obama-era deportations of illegal immigrants during Wednesday nightR...
05:52, 2019-08-01

Democratic debate 2019: ABC warns candidates to keep it clean Paging Beto O’Rourke. ABC News warned candidates at Thursday’s Democratic debate in Texas to keep it clean — just weeks after the f...
04:16, 2019-09-13

Six candidates to replace Sarri as Chelsea head coach "With Maurizio Sarri set to be appointed the new Juventus head coach, Ben Grounds assesses the candidates to replace him at Chelsea."...
16:12, 2019-06-12

DNC Frantically Trying to Narrow Down Massive Field of Candidates for Debates The national organization responsible for putting together something approaching a coherent selection process for the 2020 Democratic presidential no...
17:16, 2019-05-29

10 Democratic presidential candidates don’t make the cut for upcoming debate To appear on stage in Houston next month, they had to hit 2% in at least four approved public opinion polls while securing 130,000 unique donors....
14:12, 2019-08-29

Democratic candidates tussle over Afghanistan, nuclear weapons McSally’s backing likely seals the deal for Hyten — North Korea fires more short-range missiles...
16:24, 2019-07-31

New Yorker Festival Will Host Two Democratic Candidates and Nancy Pelosi This year’s festival will include Pete Buttigieg and Julián Castro at separate events, in addition to Pelosi and an array of artists and entertainers...
13:16, 2019-09-04

More Democratic candidates call for Trump's impeachment after Mueller statement Booker, Warren, Harris, Castro, Moulton and O’Rourke speak out‘Beginning impeachment proceedings is the only path forward’There were fresh calls on W...
15:28, 2019-05-30

Trump taunts Democratic candidates as they tout their climate plans U.S. President Donald Trump blasted the climate change proposals of his Democratic challengers for the White House on Wednesday as they began showcas...
01:40, 2019-09-05

'Leader of the resistance': Democratic 2020 candidates converge on California Fourteen hopefuls flock to party convention in anti-Trump state with newly pivotal role in primariesOn a recent visit to California, Joe Biden polish...
08:44, 2019-06-01

Most 2020 Democratic candidates tiptoe around question of impeaching Trump Fewer than one-third of the 23 Democrats vying for the nomination are issuing calls to start the impeachment process, citing evidence in special coun...
18:28, 2019-05-26

DNC makes it harder for 2020 candidates to make cut for fall debates The Democratic National Committee on Wednesday increased the thresholds for 2020 presidential hopefuls to participate in the third and fourth debates...
20:40, 2019-05-29

Are you there, Oprah? A-list celebrity endorsements for 2020 candidates are slow to come. The presidential election is closer than you think, but thus far the celebrities are staying pretty far away....
22:52, 2019-07-11

Algeria cancels July 4 presidential vote, rejects candidates ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria’s Constitutional Council says there will be no presidential election on July 4 as planned in the North African ...
14:40, 2019-06-02

ANALYSIS: NDP still needs 190 candidates while Tories, People’s Party near full slate of 338 On the eve of the 2019 election call, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh has failed to find candidates to stand with him in more than half of Canada's 338 ridi...
18:56, 2019-08-30

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow says her network was 'studiously neutral' to all candidates MSNBC host Rachel Maddow defended her network's treatment of the 20 presidential candidates they hosted, claiming she and the other debate moderators...
10:16, 2019-06-28

2020 Presidential Democratic Candidates Reveal Their Pop Culture Favorites The 2020 Presidential Democratic candidates are here to give E! readers a rare glimpse inside who they really are--and we dig deep to find out their ...
14:04, 2019-07-18

Climate Town Hall: Several Democratic Candidates Embrace a Carbon Tax At a CNN forum on climate change, the first such prime-time event in a presidential campaign, candidates vowed to take aggressive action to combat gl...
09:40, 2019-09-05

Democratic candidates rally Latinos vs. Trump in Miami forum MIAMI (AP) — At a forum on Latino issues, eight Democratic candidates for president attacked Trump administration policies that led to the separation...
19:00, 2019-06-21

EU commission president candidates clash on climate change, migration Germany's Manfred Weber and the Netherlands' Frans Timmermans hope to succeed EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. In a debate aired on Germa...
05:56, 2019-05-08

Tory leadership race: BBC to host TV debate with candidates next month Leadership candidates for the Conservative Party will take part in a TV debate hosted by the BBC, the corporation have announced....
19:04, 2019-05-28

Hungarian leader finds main EU exec candidates unsuitable BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary’s prime minister says he thinks the main candidates for president of the European Union’s executive arm ...
19:16, 2019-05-06

Tory leadership candidates 2019: The 11 MPs in the running to succeed Theresa May The race for Number 10 is in full swing, with eleven Tories having put themselves forward to succeed Theresa May....
10:20, 2019-05-29

Industry group warns Tory candidates against no-deal Brexit LONDON (AP) — The Confederation of British Industry has warned candidates for the leadership of Britain’s Conservative Party that leaving the E...
12:12, 2019-05-31

German military rejects dozens of candidates over extremist links The German army has turned down 63 applicants over the past two years after they failed security checks. Islamists, far-right, alt-left supporters an...
13:56, 2019-07-21

NDP refutes reports New Brunswick candidates switched allegiance to Greens A party spokeswoman says some have indicated they still support the federal NDP and its leader Jagmeet Singh....
18:20, 2019-09-05

Fantasy Baseball: Naming an MVP, a bust and regression candidates for all 30 MLB teams Want a lay of the land as we near the quarter-way point in the season? Scott White goes team by team, reviewing the biggest surprises and the biggest...
18:28, 2019-05-07

Democratic candidates slam Joe Biden for remarks on segregationist senators Joe Biden refused calls to apologize Wednesday for saying that the Senate "got things done" with "civility" even when the body included segregationis...
07:08, 2019-06-20

Colombia: Mayoral, city council candidates killed in ambush Bogota has blamed FARC dissidents for the deaths of two local politicians in the Cauca region. The killing comes just days after some prominent membe...
07:20, 2019-09-03

The Latest: 2020 candidates mourn transgender woman’s death DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on a transgender woman found dead in Texas (all times local): 5 p.m. Democratic presidential candidates are mourning a 23-ye...
00:16, 2019-05-21

Daily on Healthcare: Democratic presidential candidates buy in to the public option Smart content. Deeper culture. Better access. Become a subscriber to the Washington Examiner magazine....
18:00, 2019-05-14

2020 Democrat says only candidates who embrace socialized healthcare can win California SAN FRANCISCO — Julián Castro doubts whether a Democratic presidential candidate who fails to support "Medicare for all" has a shot in California....
23:32, 2019-06-02

Democratic candidates round on frontrunner Joe Biden during second presidential debate Democratic rivals rounded on frontrunner Joe Biden over healthcare, immigration and racial tensions during the second televised presidential debate....
09:08, 2019-08-01

In the debate on healthcare, the Democratic candidates admit Obamacare isn't working Healthcare is clearly the primary topic in this week’s second round of Democratic primary debates, but Obamacare — the crowning jewel of former Presi...
04:12, 2019-08-01

Robots, war, climate: is apocalyptic rhetoric dangerous for Democratic candidates? Critics say that warnings of impacts of automation, nuclear catastrophe and environmental collapse outlined by several candidates are not politically...
07:32, 2019-05-02

ABC board: secret shortlist of candidates ignored in favour of mining executive Exclusive: documents show Coalition government passed over some of Australia’s most eminent cultural figures to appoint Vanessa GuthrieThe government...
04:12, 2019-08-04

Nine candidates vie to fill Jumaane Williams’ seat on City Council Voters in Central Brooklyn will head to the polls Tuesday for a special election to pick Public Advocate Jumaane Williams’ replacement on the City Co...
22:52, 2019-05-13

Here are the five moderators tasked with corralling the Democratic primary candidates Wednesday With 20 candidates, viewers will probably hear more from the moderators than any single candidate....
12:40, 2019-06-26

Tory leadership candidates 2019: The 13 MPs in the running to succeed Theresa May The race for Number 10 is in full swing, with twelve Tories having put themselves forward to succeed Theresa May....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Fact check: Democrat candidates’ claims on migrants, economy don’t all add up Several persisted in their distorted depiction of caged migrant children as a singular cruelty of U.S. President Donald Trump....
16:56, 2019-08-01

Texan pleads guilty over scam PACs for 2016 candidates AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Texas man has pleaded guilty to creating fake political action committees in 2016 supporting Donald Tr...
01:28, 2019-05-10

Fantasy Baseball: Closer trade candidates and their potential replacements Trying to figure out who will emerge or remain as closers through trade season? Paul Mammino employs his ADRIEP model to help him find those answers....
19:44, 2019-06-11

Trump uses energy speech in Louisiana to criticize Democratic candidates U.S. President Donald Trump came to southern Louisiana on Tuesday to extol the benefits of U.S. energy production but could not resist a slashing cri...
05:08, 2019-05-15

Democratic presidential candidates debate Afghanistan, military budgets Senate appropriators approve defense spending bill — Senator presses Air Force nominee on Turnberry visits...
16:12, 2019-09-13

Stephen Colbert Calls Out Long Shot Presidential Candidates “I mean, it is 20 people and if I am generous, six of them should be up there,” Colbert said of the Democratic debates. “I’m looking at you, Steve Bu...
08:36, 2019-08-02

Stumping 2020 candidates get grubby at Iowa State Fair Mayor Bill de Blasio wasn’t the only one pigging out at the Iowa State Fair last week. Hizzoner downed a sizable corn dog, veggie “totchos” — nachos ...
05:24, 2019-08-12

Best of Late Night: Trevor Noah Says Some Candidates Have Policies, Others Have Male Privilege Noah said that while Elizabeth Warren and Kamala Harris came to the CNN town halls armed with actual policies, Pete Buttigieg apparently tried to win...
09:40, 2019-04-24

A fight among candidates on the debate stage revealed Democrats are more divided on immigration than it might seem Rebecca Cook/Reuters Things got heated on the debate stage in Detroit, Michigan, on Tuesday as 2020 Democrats discussed immigration. The exchanges r...
10:00, 2019-07-31

Democratic debate 2019: Far-left candidates, moderates tussle with each other — and moderators DETROIT, Mich. — The second round of the Democratic primary debates saw far-left candidates fending off skepticism from their more moderate opponents...
08:24, 2019-07-31

2019 Democratic debate: Far-left candidates, moderates tussle with each other — and moderators The second round of the Democratic primary debates saw far-left candidates fending off skepticism from their more moderate opponents — when any of th...
06:04, 2019-07-31

NASA Announces Tenth Round of Candidates for CubeSat Space Missions NASA has selected and prioritized 16 small research satellites from 10 states to fly as auxiliary payloads aboard space missions planned to launch in...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Alyssa Milano slammed for pledge to not speak negatively about Democratic candidates Alyssa Milano came under fire on Twitter after asking their followers to refrain from criticizing any of the Democratic hopefuls in the 2020 presiden...
19:12, 2019-04-28

Live Blogging the Democratic Presidential Candidates Competing to Be the Leftiest, at Netroots Because we are idiot masochists, we are spending this beautiful summer Saturday afternoon inside the Philadelphia Convention Center at the Netroots N...
21:40, 2019-07-13

Fake accounts pose as candidates, reporters to push pro-Iran agenda A propaganda effort possibly out of Iran has been using Facebook and Twitter to try and impersonate real Americans, including a handful of US congres...
17:40, 2019-05-29

Democratic debates: Sanders, Biden and Harris among candidates set to clash – live The second debate of the 2020 primary season features big hitters and up-and-comers such as Pete ButtigiegSign up for the US briefing and get a new p...
00:12, 2019-06-28

ABC board: secret shortlist of candidates ignored in favour of mining executive revealed Exclusive: Documents show Coalition government passed over some of Australia’s most eminent cultural figures to appoint Vanessa GuthrieThe government...
15:32, 2019-08-03

Factbox: Democratic presidential candidates spar on health insurance, immigration and more Ten Democratic presidential candidates took the debate stage on Wednesday night for the first head-to-head primary face-off....
06:40, 2019-06-27

NDP exodus, former N.B. provincial candidates move to support federal Green Party Johnathan A. Richardson, a member of the federal NDP executive, signed the declaration of support, as did 14 people who ran as provincial candidates....
23:20, 2019-09-03

EU leaders struggle to choose candidates for top jobs, amid deep divisions EU leaders want to fill the positions soon because the European Parliament is set to pick a new president next Wednesday....
03:12, 2019-07-01

Singh’s NDP trails all major parties for candidates — he seeks more women, minorities The NDP leader was officially named the candidate for Burnaby South, but more than half the country's ridings still don't have a candidate for the pa...
07:56, 2019-08-31

Joe Biden, Kamala Harris and other 2020 candidates prepare for debate rematch Biden will go head-to-head with Harris and Cory Booker, who reflect an increasingly young and diverse Democratic partyJoe Biden on Wednesday will fac...
22:48, 2019-07-31

Trudeau again invokes specter of Doug Ford in speech to Liberal candidates Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took swipes on Wednesday at conservative politicians who say they're "for the people" but then cut services....
19:36, 2019-07-31

Jets add longtime Saints scouting director Terry Fontenot to GM candidates A fifth candidate for the open Jets general manager position emerged Wednesday. The team has requested permission to interview Saints director of pro...
17:12, 2019-05-29

We must demand of candidates: how real is your commitment to fixing democracy? | Lawrence Lessig Nancy Pelosi’s HR1 bill is an important start but the key to tackling a broken system is a president committed to fundamental reformThe wires were ab...
12:28, 2019-05-05

Democratic debate: candidates fail to grasp centrality of climate crisis The 10 candidates on stage in Miami accurately conveyed the urgency of global heating but missed chances to show how it underlies all key political i...
06:16, 2019-06-28

California Passes Bill Demanding Presidential Candidates Hand Over Their Tax Returns California is continuing its sacred duty as the rock that Donald Trump just can’t shake out of his shoe, and this time, it’s come for the tax returns...
22:28, 2019-07-30

Adams wins GOP nomination for Kentucky Secretary of State, beating three other candidates LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Adams wins GOP nomination for Kentucky Secretary of State, beating three other candidates....
03:24, 2019-05-22

Democratic candidates face off at Poor People's Campaign Forum – live Ten presidential hopefuls to square off while speculation surrounds Sarah Sanders’ replacement as White House press secretarySign up for the US brief...
15:48, 2019-06-17

Two severely-disabled candidates win seats in Japan upper house vote Two wheelchair-bound candidates won seats in Japan's upper house vote on Sunday, media projections showed, a sign of changing attitudes towards disab...
19:04, 2019-07-21

Trump campaign sues California over law requiring candidates release tax forms Lawsuits say the new law violates the US constitution and is ‘a naked political attack’ against Donald TrumpThe Trump campaign and the Republican par...
21:40, 2019-08-06

Protesters demand opposition candidates be allowed to run for Moscow city council The dispute comes as the Kremlin is struggling with how to deal with strongly opposing views in its own sprawling capital of 12.6 million people....
15:04, 2019-07-27

Stephen Colbert mocks Democratic candidates hoping to run against Donald Trump Colbert specifically took aim at hopeful candidates Michael Bennet and Andrew Young ahead of the upcoming third Democratic primary debate....
19:44, 2019-08-09

European election 2019: Which candidates are standing in London in the EU parliament vote? Brits are heading to the polls in a matter of days with the European elections taking place towards the end of the week....
13:04, 2019-05-21

‘Unacceptable’ for Green Party to allow candidates who support Bill 21: Muslim group Elizabeth May responded has noted that the Green Party structure is "very different" than other parties....
19:52, 2019-09-10

2020 Dem candidates start to outline positions on tackling student debt Warren's higher education plan sets new goalpost — Stakes are high as Supreme Court takes up LGBTQ cases...
11:56, 2019-05-02

12 years. 6,600 federal candidates. Only 17% faced competitive nomination races: study Of federal nomination race in Canada, one researcher said, "there's just not a culture of openness."...
07:56, 2019-07-17

Happy Pride From AT&T and the $1.8 Million It Gave to Anti-LGBTQ+ and Republican Candidates Pride is a time to celebrate and honor the LGBTQIA+ people who have fought for equal rights before the law—sometimes literally, like the crowds at St...
18:08, 2019-06-24

Democratic candidates gear up for latest presidential debate – live news The debate will for the first time feature the three frontrunners Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren on one stage as 10 candidates face o...
01:00, 2019-09-13

Democratic candidates blast Trump’s rhetoric in wake of two mass shootings Twenty people were killed by a gunman in the Texas-Mexico border city of El Paso on Saturday. Overnight, nine more people were killed in Dayton, Ohio...
00:56, 2019-08-05

New York candidates can tap into campaign funds to cover child care expenses Candidates running for state or local office in New York will now be able to use campaign funds for child care expenses, according to legislation sig...
23:40, 2019-07-30

Fantasy Baseball: ACES update shows five potential breakout candidates Who has the stuff to make a leap? And whose hot starts are for real? The ACES metric provides a key to finding value for pitchers....
03:44, 2019-05-21

El Paso and Ohio shootings: Democratic presidential candidates blast NRA and Donald Trump Democratic presidential candidates have hit out at US President Donald Trump and the National Rifle Association amid two horrific mass shootings in t...
10:56, 2019-08-04

Algeria’s Constitutional Council: July 4 presidential vote cancelled since it rejected 2 candidates who tried to run ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria’s Constitutional Council: July 4 presidential vote cancelled since it rejected 2 candidates who tried to run....
14:40, 2019-06-02

A Post theater critic takes his measure of the Democratic candidates. Up first, Kamala Harris. Peter Marks brings an analytical eye to the retail styles of a few Democratic candidates, starting with one of the front-runners as she makes a two-d...
16:20, 2019-06-24

Putin’s party suffers losses in Moscow elections as candidates endorsed by rival win Elections to the Moscow City Duma are usually low-key affairs but Sunday's vote grew in prominence....
16:44, 2019-09-09

Federal Tories to strengthen police checks of candidates following Rick Dykstra case A lawyer was hired by the Conservatives in March 2018 to probe how Rick Dykstra was allowed to continue on as a candidate in the 2015 election after ...
21:04, 2019-05-03

Brexit candidates may split Peterborough vote after jailed MP Fiona Onasanya is ousted Labour today fired the starting gun for a by-election on June 6 to replace disgraced former MP Fiona Onasanya....
12:24, 2019-05-02

Democratic debate: Four candidates declare climate change the biggest geopolitical threat Four Democrats running for president said in Wednesday night's primary debate that the biggest threat to the U.S. is climate change....
05:20, 2019-06-27

Maxime Bernier reveals Toronto candidates running for his People’s Party of Canada The most recent polls suggest the PPCs are registering around three per cent of the vote, however the party has garnered sizeable fundraising contrib...
20:16, 2019-06-21

Democratic candidates clash over health care cost in prime-time debate Democratic Party’s leading candidates shared the debate stage for the first time in a prime-time showdown displaying sharply opposing notions of elec...
03:32, 2019-09-13

A hiring company posted a job looking for 'preferably Caucasian' candidates. It now says it fired the employees responsible. Helena McCabe/Twitter The staffing firm Cynet Systems apologized for a job listing for "preferably Caucasian" candidates for an IT job. The company ...
13:16, 2019-05-01

Democratic candidates debate: Sanders, Harris and Biden will spar in two-night event NBC announces pairings for debates later this month, the first of the 2020 presidential campaign seasonThe first 2020 presidential debate will be div...
05:08, 2019-06-15

Campaign coverage should pay less attention to policy proposals, more to candidates' views on executive actions Campaign coverage is often criticized for focusing too much on personality and silly controversies, and not enough on policy. Though I am sympathetic...
18:28, 2019-06-21

Democratic Presidential Candidates Continue to Live Rent Free in Trump's Head President Donald Trump gave a speech at the House Republican Conference Member Retreat dinner in Baltimore in the middle of the third Democratic pres...
04:04, 2019-09-13

Tory leadership news LIVE: Five candidates take part in Channel 4 televised debate Five of the six Tory leadership candidates will go head-to-head in a televised debate on Channel 4 tonight....
19:00, 2019-06-16

Tory leadership contest: Conservatives agree rule change to whittle down candidates The Conservatives have agreed to change the rules for leadership elections to quickly eliminate candidates with little support, an MP has said....
19:28, 2019-06-04

Preseason NBA MVP odds: Why history favors Stephen Curry and other surprise candidates with great value MVP voters are fairly predictable, and after a wild offseason, a few players stand out as pre-season favorites...
21:08, 2019-09-05

NDP sees exodus of former N.B. provincial candidates as they move to support federal Green Party Johnathan A. Richardson, a member of the federal NDP executive, has signed the declaration of support, along with 14 people who ran as provincial can...
20:48, 2019-09-03

Tory leadership race: Ten candidates confirmed in final list of hopefuls vying to be PM Tory leadership hopefuls today set out their stalls as the contest to succeed Theresa May formally began....
19:36, 2019-06-10

Networks invite Democratic presidential candidates to climate change town halls U.S. cable networks CNN and MSNBC have invited Democratic presidential candidates to participate in televised town hall events in September focused o...
18:00, 2019-07-26

In the Kale Smoothie Era of Democratic politics, 2020 candidates race to embody self-care The field of vegetable-munching, weight-lifting, mantra-chanting presidential hopefuls want to be America’s healthy alternative to Trump....
12:08, 2019-08-25

European far-right fields ultra-young candidates to make inroads with demographic that once ignored it, AP finds BOKRIJK, Belgium (AP) — European far-right fields ultra-young candidates to make inroads with demographic that once ignored it, AP finds....
09:36, 2019-05-16

Democrats vote down climate-focused debate for 2020 candidates - live news Weekend DNC vote adds to worry that Democratic leadership will continue to downplay the crisis until it’s too lateSign up to the US briefing and get ...
15:32, 2019-08-26

Texas and Ohio shootings: Democratic presidential candidates blast NRA and Donald Trump Democratic presidential candidates have hit out at US President Donald Trump and the National Rifle Association amid two horrific mass shootings in t...
13:56, 2019-08-04

California governor signs bill requiring presidential candidates to release tax returns But even if the law withstands a likely legal challenge, Trump could avoid the requirements by choosing not to compete in California’s primary....
22:28, 2019-07-30

2020 Democratic candidates blame the NRA, push gun-control measures after El Paso shooting Associated Press/John Locher Democratic presidential candidates blasted the National Rifle Association and congressional Republicans in the wake of ...
09:32, 2019-08-04

European elections 2019 London candidates: Who is standing in the EU Parliament vote this year? Londoners will head to polls in a matter of days as the European Parliament elections are due to take place at the end of May....
20:08, 2019-05-13

John Hickenlooper is out of the 2020 presidential race. That's good news for these 3 Democratic candidates Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper dropped out of the 2020 Democratic presidential primary on Thursday. Most of Hickenlooper's supporters would b...
19:16, 2019-08-18

Moscow police detain 600 protesters after opposition candidates barred from council vote Moscow police detained 600 protesters Saturday, a week after authorities arrested nearly 1,400 people at a similar protest....
18:32, 2019-08-03