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Economy Sep 21Hurricane Florence could cost Carolina farms billions in damage
In South Carolina crop damage has been estimated at $125 million so far.
Politics Mar 27AP Exclusive: ‘Bathroom bill’ to cost North Carolina $3.76 billion
The bathroom bill will cost North Carolina more than $3.76 billion in lost business over a dozen years, according to an Associated Press analysis.
Politics Dec 30Judge temporarily blocks new law limiting power of incoming North Carolina governor
Wake County Superior Court Judge Don Stephens blocked the new law, which would end the control governors exert over statewide and county election boards, as Gov.-Elect Roy Cooper is set to take office Sunday. Stephens ruled that the risk to…
Nation May 05NC’s federal funds for public colleges in crosshairs of LGBT law
If the U.S. Justice Department follows through on its enforcement threat, tens of thousands of students could lose around $800 million in federally backed loans.
Politics Aug 25North Carolina Sen. Kay Hagan braces for Obama’s visit to her state
Her re-election in doubt, North Carolina's Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan has an uncomfortable decision to make as President Barack Obama appears in her state before a critical audience she's trying to woo: Veterans.