New managed care plans for North Carolinians whose mental health treatment or disability care is coordinated and paid through regional mental health offices will launch on July 1.
According to recent data released by the North Carolina Department of Commerce, the state’s unemployment rate held steady from November 2023 to December 2023.
A new study of incarceration trends shows people who are Black or Native American make up more than half of North Carolina’s prison population.
Universities in North Carolina are leaning on adult learners to address workforce gaps in the state, specifically in the shortage of teachers and nurses.
Advocates are drawing attention to systemic racism in farming across North Carolina and the nation.
Recently, the American Academy of Pediatrics reaffirmed its policy statement on corporal punishment in the public schools, calling for the practice to be abolished in all states by law and replaced by alternative forms of student behavior management.
While hip-hop has created a lot of good memories, good music and good times, the culture has gifted society much more than just entertainment.
A recent report by the nonpartisan public-policy organization Demos uncovers disturbing findings regarding the impact of voter-registration purges in ten states, including North Carolina.
The formerly pristine reputation of the U.S. government’s debt lost a little more luster after another prominent rating agency demoted Uncle Sam from its AAA perch.
The United States added 187,000 new jobs in July, according to the monthly report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Average hourly wages rose 4.4 percent from a year earlier, slightly more than officials expected.