The legislature will consider McCrory's spending blueprint while fashioning its own state budget covering July 1 through mid-2017. House and Senate GOP leaders hope McCrory will sign any final proposal into law. The current year's budget is $21 billion. Public education and health spending comprise 80 percent of the spending. 07:04 AM
It began at the Sedgefield Inn when seven universities pulled out of the Southern Conference in May of 1953, and one month later the ACC was formed. In December, Virginia joined. Women have been playing in the ACC every year since 1978, a few years before the first NCAA championships for women.
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Suspect Charged in Harris Teeter Attack Makes First Court Appearance
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Authorities Release Sketches of Suspects in $4.8 Million Gold Heist
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Charlotte-Monroe Airport Closes After Small Plane Misses Runway
Charlotte-Monroe Executive Airport closed on Wednesday afternoon after a small plane missed the runway. 03/04/2015 03:04 PM
Supreme Court Decision Could Quadruple ACA Insurance Costs
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New Program Aims to Tackle Prescription Drug Misuse in 3 NC Counties
A new program aims to tackle prescription drug misuse in Rowan, Cabarrus and Davidson Counties. Those counties are among 15 others targeted for higher amounts of abuse. 03/04/2015 04:59 PM
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Chief Justice Gives First Speech to NC Legislature Since 2001
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