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The Chinese government carried out a decade-long information theft campaign against the Federal Reserve, a report released Tuesday from Republican members of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs revealed.
The Chinese government carried out a decade-long information theft campaign against the Federal Reserve, a report released Tuesday from Republican members of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs revealed.
 
The Green Party and N.C. State Board of Elections have not reached a deal on resolving the Greens' federal lawsuit against the board.
The Green Party and N.C. State Board of Elections have not reached a deal on resolving the Greens' federal lawsuit against the board.
 
Russia will leave the International Space Station (ISS) after 2024, the nation’s new space chief announced Tuesday.
Russia will leave the International Space Station (ISS) after 2024, the nation’s new space chief announced Tuesday.
 
President Biden will issue an Executive Order on Securing Access to Reproductive and Other Healthcare Services, building on actions that the Biden-Harris Administration has taken to protect access to reproductive healthcare services and defend women’s fundamental rights.
President Biden will issue an Executive Order on Securing Access to Reproductive and Other Healthcare Services, building on actions that the Biden-Harris Administration has taken to protect access to reproductive healthcare services and defend women’s fundamental rights.
 
Black Lives Matter took to social media on Monday after clips surfaced from Kyle Rittenhouse’s interview with Fox News host Tucker Carlson that showed Rittenhouse saying that he supported “the BLM movement” and the activist network’s right to peacefully protest.
Black Lives Matter took to social media on Monday after clips surfaced from Kyle Rittenhouse’s interview with Fox News host Tucker Carlson that showed Rittenhouse saying that he supported “the BLM movement” and the activist network’s right to peacefully protest.
 
WNBA star Brittney Griner has been found guilty of drug trafficking charges in Russia.
WNBA star Brittney Griner has been found guilty of drug trafficking charges in Russia.
 
Former Vice President Mike Pence called for unified conservative action in remarks delivered Tuesday outlining his “Freedom Agenda.”
Former Vice President Mike Pence called for unified conservative action in remarks delivered Tuesday outlining his “Freedom Agenda.”
 
As of Aug 2, Kenly does not have a police chief or any full-time police officers.
As of Aug 2, Kenly does not have a police chief or any full-time police officers.
 
Inflation in big cities is crushing residents right now, but it’s even worse in rural America, a new study found.
Inflation in big cities is crushing residents right now, but it’s even worse in rural America, a new study found.
 
Key Democrat Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY) targeted what she claimed was “excessive cash bail” sought by prosecutors in the New York City court system just one day after a man in Waukesha, Wisconsin, ran over dozens of people at a Christmas parade while he was out on “inappropriately low” bail.
Key Democrat Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY) targeted what she claimed was “excessive cash bail” sought by prosecutors in the New York City court system just one day after a man in Waukesha, Wisconsin, ran over dozens of people at a Christmas parade while he was out on “inappropriately low” bail.
 
Democrat 'green' spending bill comes with environmental costs
Democrat 'green' spending bill comes with environmental costs
 
A recent survey from Heterodox Academy found the percentage of students who believe the political and social climate on their college campus hampers free speech rose from 55% in 2019 to 64% in 2021.
A recent survey from Heterodox Academy found the percentage of students who believe the political and social climate on their college campus hampers free speech rose from 55% in 2019 to 64% in 2021.
 
U.S. Military officials announced Friday a new program of teams from various sectors plan to create a subatomic particle compact source powerful enough to see through thick concrete walls, underground tunnels, and chambers hundreds of meters below the Earth’s surface.
U.S. Military officials announced Friday a new program of teams from various sectors plan to create a subatomic particle compact source powerful enough to see through thick concrete walls, underground tunnels, and chambers hundreds of meters below the Earth’s surface.
 
Cheri Beasley is up on TV with an ad bemoaning the influence of corporate PAC money. She even goes so far as to say that she doesn’t take a dime of corporate PAC money.
Cheri Beasley is up on TV with an ad bemoaning the influence of corporate PAC money. She even goes so far as to say that she doesn’t take a dime of corporate PAC money.
 
A new report published Monday reveals that several “highly credible” whistleblowers from within the FBI believe there was a coordinated effort to bury any negative stories about President Joe Biden’s embattled son Hunter.
A new report published Monday reveals that several “highly credible” whistleblowers from within the FBI believe there was a coordinated effort to bury any negative stories about President Joe Biden’s embattled son Hunter.
 
The John Locke Foundation and N.C. Institute for Constitutional Law label a proposed forced money transfer in the Leandro case "unconstitutional."
 
Top U.S. officials are warning that some of the first-strike weapons that America’s enemies have are more advanced than the weapons that the U.S. has and that urgent action is needed to address the issue.
Top U.S. officials are warning that some of the first-strike weapons that America’s enemies have are more advanced than the weapons that the U.S. has and that urgent action is needed to address the issue.
 
Who decides the standards and curriculum? The state? Local school boards? We'll talk to NC Treasurer and State School Board member Dale Folwell and ask him about this and public school spending.
Who decides the standards and curriculum? The state? Local school boards? We'll talk to NC Treasurer and State School Board member Dale Folwell and ask him about this and public school spending.
 
Alice Hubbard Stallings, age 90, a resident of Cypress Glen, formerly of Washington, NC, died at her home with her husband by her side.
Alice Hubbard Stallings, age 90, a resident of Cypress Glen, formerly of Washington, NC, died at her home with her husband by her side.
 
Jared Kushner, former President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and one of his most trusted advisers, revealed in an upcoming memoir that he was diagnosed with cancer while working in the White House.
Jared Kushner, former President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and one of his most trusted advisers, revealed in an upcoming memoir that he was diagnosed with cancer while working in the White House.
 
The NC Chamber's general counsel claims a group of state "business leaders" misrepresented the Chamber chair's role in the Leandro school funding case.
The NC Chamber's general counsel claims a group of state "business leaders" misrepresented the Chamber chair's role in the Leandro school funding case.
 
President Joe Biden said Monday that Republicans who voted against banning assault rifles are not on the side of police in America.
President Joe Biden said Monday that Republicans who voted against banning assault rifles are not on the side of police in America.
 
It seems like every telecommunications company in the world has gone WOKE! Not good!
It seems like every telecommunications company in the world has gone WOKE! Not good!
 
Chinese leader Xi Jinping appeared to troll President Joe Biden during a meeting between the two world leaders on Monday night by calling Biden his “old friend,” which follows multiple denials from the Biden administration that the two are “old friends.”
Chinese leader Xi Jinping appeared to troll President Joe Biden during a meeting between the two world leaders on Monday night by calling Biden his “old friend,” which follows multiple denials from the Biden administration that the two are “old friends.”
 
President Joe Biden dismissed talk of a potential recession Monday, ahead of upcoming GDP numbers that many experts anticipate will point to a recession.
President Joe Biden dismissed talk of a potential recession Monday, ahead of upcoming GDP numbers that many experts anticipate will point to a recession.
 
Gov. Roy Cooper had an op-ed published today in the Raleigh News & Observer calling out the hospital lobby as an obstacle to Medicaid expansion in North Carolina.
Gov. Roy Cooper had an op-ed published today in the Raleigh News & Observer calling out the hospital lobby as an obstacle to Medicaid expansion in North Carolina.
 
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued a reasonable cause finding to automaker Tesla over systemic racism allegations, according to a recent filing from the company.
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued a reasonable cause finding to automaker Tesla over systemic racism allegations, according to a recent filing from the company.
 
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki did not say on Monday whether Biden would back a presidential run by Vice President Kamala Harris and also deflected on a question about whether Harris was “unhappy.”
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki did not say on Monday whether Biden would back a presidential run by Vice President Kamala Harris and also deflected on a question about whether Harris was “unhappy.”
 
he final step in the N.C. Green Party’s journey to be on the state’s 2022 ballots may be in sight, as Judge James Dever, the federal judge overseeing the NCGP’s lawsuit against the N.C. State Board of Elections, released an order Monday signaling the case was made “moot” by the NCSBE’s decision.
he final step in the N.C. Green Party’s journey to be on the state’s 2022 ballots may be in sight, as Judge James Dever, the federal judge overseeing the NCGP’s lawsuit against the N.C. State Board of Elections, released an order Monday signaling the case was made “moot” by the NCSBE’s decision.
 
doubling IRS staff plus buying weapons and ammo
doubling IRS staff plus buying weapons and ammo
 
The Department of the Interior (DOI) announced Friday that its Derogatory Geographic Names Task Force is in the final steps of removing the word squaw from certain federally owned lands across the United States.
The Department of the Interior (DOI) announced Friday that its Derogatory Geographic Names Task Force is in the final steps of removing the word squaw from certain federally owned lands across the United States.
 
Today, American citizen Brittney Griner received a prison sentence that is one more reminder of what the world already knew: Russia is wrongfully detaining Brittney.
Today, American citizen Brittney Griner received a prison sentence that is one more reminder of what the world already knew: Russia is wrongfully detaining Brittney.
 
The most common origins of homebuyers moving to cities in Florida are residents of Chicago and New York City, according to a report released last week by Redfin.
The most common origins of homebuyers moving to cities in Florida are residents of Chicago and New York City, according to a report released last week by Redfin.
 
Local 15-year-old girl Anna Brown recently underwent gender reassignment surgery to become a trans boy named Andre Brown.
Local 15-year-old girl Anna Brown recently underwent gender reassignment surgery to become a trans boy named Andre Brown.
 
TBS announced Monday that it is canceling Samantha Bee’s late-night show “Full Frontal” after seven seasons.
TBS announced Monday that it is canceling Samantha Bee’s late-night show “Full Frontal” after seven seasons.
 
In a continued effort to help students create a career or university transfer plan for themselves and then to stay on track until graduation, Beaufort County Community College (BCCC) opened its Centralized Advising Center on August 8.
In a continued effort to help students create a career or university transfer plan for themselves and then to stay on track until graduation, Beaufort County Community College (BCCC) opened its Centralized Advising Center on August 8.
 
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki faced backlash on Tuesday evening over an outlandish remark that she made on Twitter where she claimed that Republicans were "rooting for inflation."
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki faced backlash on Tuesday evening over an outlandish remark that she made on Twitter where she claimed that Republicans were "rooting for inflation."
 
Today, the Golden LEAF Board of Directors awarded $445,582 in funding to support projects through the Open Grants Program and $1,382,782.18 to support rural broadband to community anchor institutions through MCNC.
Today, the Golden LEAF Board of Directors awarded $445,582 in funding to support projects through the Open Grants Program and $1,382,782.18 to support rural broadband to community anchor institutions through MCNC.
 
As economic data indicate that the United States is heading for a recession, the White House published a blog post last week that appeared to dismiss the rule-of-thumb recession definition.
As economic data indicate that the United States is heading for a recession, the White House published a blog post last week that appeared to dismiss the rule-of-thumb recession definition.
 
Today, the Senate overwhelmingly endorsed our close partners Finland and Sweden joining NATO.
 
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