U.S. Term Limits (USTL) praises Sandy Smith, North Carolina candidate for U.S. Senate, for signing the pledge to term limit Congress.
Duke University finished in a tie for 13th in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.
Edgecombe County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in North Carolina, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.
East Carolina University, Wake Forest University and Duke University top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs nationwide in 2016
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As trade agreement with China nears, Citizens for the Republic exec offers support for Trump on his stance
As an agreement to end the trade war between the U.S. and China edged closer Thursday, the impact of any deal on the country's largest pork producer, Smithfield, will likely to be worked out in the weeds.
In 2013, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) expressed his concerns about Chinese company Shuanghui International, now known as WH Group, purchasing Smithfield Foods.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren objects to foreign-run farms in the U.S., Grassley says Smithfield purchase 'concerning'
Foreign-owned food production and agriculture companies have provoked the ire of U.S. lawmakers.
U.S. Rep DeLauro said Smithfield purchase by WH Group is 'highly consequential merger' that warranted scrutiny
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) saw the handwriting on the wall spelling out trouble almost six years ago when the Obama administration first seemed inclined to allow Chinese-owned Shuanghui International Holdings, now known as WH Group, to acquire American flagship company Smithfield Foods.
When China’s Shuanghui International Holdings purchased Smithfield Foods in 2013, experts showed concerns about how the deal would affect national security.
Analysis: University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill medical school ranks 1st best for primary care in the nation
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill finished first in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC exported $5.5 billion to Mexico in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 22.9 percent from $4.48 billion in 2016.
One in 927 properties in North Carolina started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 16th highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.
Mecklenburg County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.
San Juan-Carolina-Caguas, PR metro ranks first in trade with Belgium with exports of $2.43 billion in 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC metro ranks first in trade with Honduras with exports of $407.15 million in 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).