Stories about National

Aug 04 2016

Courts deal setbacks to GOP voting restrictions in 3 states

U.S. District Judge James Peterson's ruling keeps in place the state's voter identification law, unlike recent rulings in North Carolina and Texas , but he ordered bro...

Aug 01 2016

Bill Clinton and Tim Kaine: Trump lacks empathy for Khans

Hayes, a former member of Congress and a friend of Pence's, said it was essential for Trump to defend Republicans' grip on North Carolina in order to win nationally. "B...

Jul 30 2016

Federal court strikes down North Carolina voter ID law

Critics argue that photo ID laws enacted by North Carolina and several other states are created to drive down turnout by minorities and poor people who are less likely ...

Jul 30 2016

ABI Posts Profit Slide As Chinese Regulators Approve SABMiller Deal

Mr. du Plessis said the company would ask the United Kingdom court to have Altria and the Santo Domingo family vote on the deal as a separate class of shareholders. Sti...

Jul 29 2016

Site determined for the Obama Presidential Center

Even when the Barack Obama Foundation announced it had selected architects for the project this month - choosing the NY husband-and-wife team of Tod Williams and Bill...