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Man convicted of voting twice in North Carolina GOP primary

WAYNESVILLE, N.C. (AP) – A Haywood County jury has convicted a man accused of voting twice in the North Carolina Republican primary in 2016. A statement from the State Board of Election said 52-year-old Dewey George Gidcumb Jr. voted in the Republican primary during the early voting period, then again …

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Omaha, Lincoln officials oppose Nebraska gun-rights bill

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Officials in Omaha and Lincoln are raising concerns about a Nebraska bill that would overturn various local gun regulations in favor of statewide policies. Elected city leaders and Omaha’s police union voiced opposition Friday to the proposal, which supporters say would eliminate a patchwork of local …

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Trump pledges new security steps after travel ban court setback

left right Iranian citizen and U.S green card holder Cyrus Khosravi (L) greets his brother, Hamidreza Khosravi (C), and niece, Dena Khosravi (R), 2, after they were detained for additional screening following their arrival to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to visit Cyrus, during a pause in U.S. President Donald Trump's travel …

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Senators question Goldman Sachs on its role in Trump banking policy

A sign is displayed in the reception of Goldman Sachs in Sydney, Australia, May 18, 2016. REUTERS/David Gray/File Photo – RTSS9SM By Sruthi Shankar Two U.S. senators are seeking details from Goldman Sachs Group Inc's (GS.N) chief executive on the extent to which the bank's employees were involved in drafting …

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EU’s Mogherini: U.S. says will fully implement Iran nuclear deal

European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini briefs the media during a European Union foreign ministers meeting in Brussels, Belgium February 6, 2017. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir By Lesley Wroughton | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON The European Union's foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, said on Friday she was reassured during meetings with President Donald …

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Trump promises new security steps after travel ban court setback

left right Iranian citizen and U.S green card holder Cyrus Khosravi (L) greets his brother, Hamidreza Khosravi (C), and niece, Dena Khosravi (R), 2, after they were detained for additional screening following their arrival to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to visit Cyrus, during a pause in U.S. President Donald Trump's travel …

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Trump says U.S. committed to Japan security, in change from campaign rhetoric

left right Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrives to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Solider at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, U.S. February 10, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein 1/3 left right Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe arrive ahead of his …

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Senators question Goldman on its role in Trump’s banking policy

A sign is displayed in the reception of Goldman Sachs in Sydney, Australia, May 18, 2016. REUTERS/David Gray/File Photo – RTSS9SM Two U.S. senators sought details from Goldman Sachs Group Inc's (GS.N) chief executive on the extent to which the bank's employees were involved in drafting of the recent executive …

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Rainy day fund lobbying intensifies ahead of special session

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Lawmakers face a full-court press from higher education leaders, hospital administrators, advocacy groups and others trying to escape budget cuts in the upcoming special session called to close the state’s $304 million deficit. Most have a singular message: Use the state’s “rainy day” fund to …

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The Latest: Ruling allows revamped NC election board to meet

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – The Latest on a court hearing about Republican lawmakers’ efforts to reduce Democratic North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper’s authority. (all times local): 3:20 p.m. A North Carolina law that strips the state’s new Democratic governor from overseeing elections is taking effect — for now — thanks …

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