Politics & Government

Voting machine vendor treated election officials to trips to Vegas, elsewhere

Election Systems and Software, the nation’s largest voting equipment vendor, has for at least nine years coaxed state and local elections officials to serve on an “advisory board” that gathers twice annually in cities across the country for company-sponsored conferences, including one last year at a ritzy Las Vegas resort hotel. One ethics expert said the arrangement is so cozy it "shocks the conscience."


How would you celebrate your 103rd birthday?

Martha Locklear Leach, age 102, chose to hop on a fire engine for a spin around town on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in Holly Springs, N.C. Leach's family arranged for the special excursion ahead of her birthday next month.

Storms move in on top of heat and humidity

Check out the ABC11 forecast to keep up-to-date on the heat, humidity and threat of severe weather in central NC.