Charges against Alexander Caldwell, Taylor Cook, and Myles Spigner were dropped, according to their defense attorney Scott Holmes.

In 1958, African-American women donned designer dresses and walked the runway for the first Ebony Fashion Fair.

The $7.25 per hour state minimum wage also applies to the state of North Carolina, to county and local governments and to instrumentalities of government.

Effective July 24, 2007, the federal minimum wage increased from $5.15 per hour in three steps: to $5.85 per hour effective July 24, 2007; to $6.55 per hour effective July 24, 2008; and to $7.25 per hour effective July 24, 2009.

Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., a co-sponsor of a new, bipartisan Senate resolution to mandate sexual harassment prevention training for all employees of the Senate — even senators....

Durham prosecutors dropped all charges against three people accused of toppling a Confederate monument in Durham.

From the cluster of antebellum homes in our historic district to our fiber optic hub on Main Street, the town maintains a balance between modern and traditional life.

Our Main Street is home to yearly festivals such as Mayfest Arts and Crafts Festival and the hilltop Fall Festival, as well as the popular Kid Senses Children's Interactive Museum.

Usually it takes a scandal that rocks the Capitol to change the way it runs, but this time lawmakers aren't waiting for one before they beginning taking steps to enhance safeguards against sexual harassment in Congress.

"It is necessary just as it is in any workplace: you should have harassment training," said Sen.

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North Carolina's doctor offices are awash in pharmaceutical and medical device industry cash.