RALEIGH — The North Carolina chapter of the NAACP is leading the resumption of protests targeting policies backed by the GOP-led Legislature. Ministers and activists are gathering Wednesday morning before marching to the Legislative Building to hold a demonstration on ...Read More »
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RALEIGH — North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory says moving closer to drilling offshore of the Carolinas is a step in the right direction. The Obama administration on Tuesday included tracts off the coast in a draft proposal of areas that ...Read More »
WILMINGTON — It’s a new era for the North Carolina film industry. The StarNews of Wilmington reports that producers of television and films can now apply for money under the state’s new $10 million grant program. The grants replace the state’s old tax ...
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GREENVILLE — A former North Carolina lawmaker originally convicted on federal charges involving theft and diverting funds and facing a retrial next month has pleaded guilty to a single count. U.S. Attorney Thomas Walker announced Monday that former state Rep. Stephen LaRoque pleaded ...Read More »
WILMINGTON — North Carolina homeowners are being told to pay higher insurance premiums or risk losing their coverage under law that allows companies to pay more than the state has approved. The StarNews of Wilmington reported (http://bit.ly/1B9kp5h) insurance companies are ...Read More »
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Ocwen Financial Corp. is paying a $2.5 million penalty and submitting to a review by an independent auditor to avoid losing its license to make and service mortgages in California. The settlement announced late Friday by California’s ...Read More »
HONOLULU – A unique type of affordable housing has received a development permit, paving the way for a Honolulu rental project that will provide artists with living and working spaces. Monthly rents are projected to range from $437 to $1,334 ...
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