April 16, 2021

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Expert says cop was justified in pinning down George Floyd

In this image from video, former paramedic Michelle Moseng testifies as Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill presides, Tuesday, April 13, 2021, in the trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin at the Hennepin County Courthouse […]


Courtroom technology on display in Chauvin trial

FILE – In this May 25, 2020 file image from Minneapolis city surveillance video, Minneapolis police are seen attempting to take George Floyd into custody in Minneapolis, Minn. The video was shown as Hennepin County […]


Startup cards can help build credit even in tough times

(Photo by Kuhnmi/CC BY 2.0) While major credit card issuers tightened lending standards and slashed credit limits amid COVID-19, some financial technology startups took a different tack. In 2020, young companies like Grow Credit, TomoCredit […]

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Hotels, airlines offering promotions as lockdowns ease

File photo of a double suite in the Longleaf Hotel in Raleigh. (Photo courtesy of the Longleaf Hotel) RALEIGH — Add travel to the activities vaccinated Americans can safely enjoy again, according to new U.S. […]

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  • EU Parliament committee backs Brexit trade deal
    BRUSSELS — European Union Parliament committees overwhelmingly backed the new trade deal between the 27-nation bloc and former member Britain Thursday, pushing it onward to the full legislature for a final vote expected later this […]
  • Hurricanes hit reset, overwhelm Predators
    The Hurricanes jumped out to a three-goal lead and stayed unbeaten against Nashville this season, winning 4-1 Thursday at PNC Arena. Warren Foegele, Andrei Svechnikov, Vincent Trocheck and Sebastian Aho scored for Carolina, and Petr […]
  • Swan Quarter, Cedar Island ferry runs to Ocracoke to resume
    OCRACOKE — Ferry service on Pamlico Sound resumed on Tuesday as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers continued work on shoaling issues in Bigfoot Slough near Ocracoke. The N.C. Department of Transportation said in a […]
  • Vice President Harris to visit Triad
    RALEIGH – Vice President Kamala Harris will make a pair of stops in the Piedmont Triad, according to an advisory sent by the White House. On Monday, April 19, Vice President Harris will travel to […]
  • Democrats begin push to expand the Supreme Court
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — A group of congressional Democrats introduced legislation Thursday to add four seats to the Supreme Court, a long-shot bid designed to counter the court’s rightward tilt during the Trump administration and criticized […]
  • Cooper nominates NC education board leaders to stay on panel
    RALEIGH — Gov. Roy Cooper nominated on Thursday the current chairman and vice chairman of the State Board of Education to serve eight additional years on the panel. Eric Davis, the chairman since 2018, and […]