Campaign Seeks To Push Seattle Minimum Wage To $15August 19, 2013 at 10:30 am
Washington already has the nation’s highest state minimum wage at $9.19 an hour. Now, there’s a push in Seattle, at least, to make it $15.
NC Launches Campaign Against Drunken DrivingAugust 19, 2013 at 10:00 am
Authorities say law enforcement officers are out in full force across North Carolina to catch drunken drivers.
Panthers LB Beason, WR Hixon Back To PracticeAugust 19, 2013 at 9:15 am
Carolina coach Ron Rivera said on Sunday that it is unclear if Beason will suit up Thursday night against the Baltimore Ravens. Hixon is expected to play.
Panthers Lose OT Campbell to Torn Rotator CuffAugust 13, 2013 at 11:54 am
Panthers coach Ron Rivera says backup offensive tackle Bruce Campbell will need surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff in his left shoulder.
Spurrier, Gamecocks Looking for SEC TitleAugust 13, 2013 at 10:52 am
It’s easy to tell that South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier believes this is his best chance in nine seasons to win the Southeastern Conference title
NAACP Pressing Legal Challenge After McCrory Quietly Signs Sweeping Voting Reform BillAugust 13, 2013 at 10:30 am
The NAACP and others are pressing ahead with a lawsuit after Governor Pat McCrory quietly signed into law a Republican-supported measure that makes sweeping changes in how and when North Carolina residents can cast their ballots.
Debate on NC School Funding Rises as Classes NearAugust 13, 2013 at 9:51 am
A battle to shape perception over whether North Carolina’s public school spending is being cut or is just right is heating up with the traditional academic year less than a week away for school districts in mountain counties.
Panthers Lose FB Zordich for the Year to Torn ACLAugust 12, 2013 at 3:36 pm
Panthers coach Ron Rivera says backup fullback Mike Zordich has torn the ACL in his left knee and will be placed on injured reserve this week.
Panthers CB Norman Eager to Reclaim Starting JobAugust 12, 2013 at 2:36 pm
Josh Norman says he’s out to reclaim his starting job.
White House Calls For Increased Grid SpendingAugust 12, 2013 at 1:51 pm
An Obama Administration report says the cost of weather-related power outages is rising as storms grow more severe and the U.S. electric grid gets older. It calls for increased spending on the nation’s electric power system.