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UNC-Chapel Hill Community Reacts To Hannah-Jones' Decision

Jul 06, 2021  · Journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones told CBS This Morning it was "embarrassing" to not be initially considered for tenure at her alma mater after the UNC-Chapel Hill journalism school …

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It's Redistricting Season | WUNC

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 23, 2021  · North Carolina's Republican-led legislature will soon start the decennial redistricting process. WUNC's politics reporter Rusty Jacobs looks at …

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Apple Plans $1 Billion Investment, 3,000 jobs in Research ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 26, 2021  · Apple plans to build a new campus and engineering hub in the Research Triangle. The tech giant will invest over $1 billion in the facility and create at least 3,000 new jobs over a decade.

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Cooper Moves To End North Carolina's Statewide Mask ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 21, 2021  · Cooper defended his decision to end the statewide mask mandate and said he’s spoken with several governors who have already done so. He said North Carolina is working to …

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Many Say Mandating Vaccines For Health Care Workers Is ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 2 days ago · Many Say Mandating Vaccines For Health Care Workers Is Critical To Pandemic's End. Published July 27, 2021 at 7:20 AM EDT. Facebook. Twitter. LinkedIn. Email. Listen • 5:06. Sarah McCammon talks ...

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Supply And Demand: Amid Worker Shortage, Outer Banks ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 28, 2021  · About 1,800 international workers came for the summer in 2019, and many worked two jobs. It’s unclear how many will come this year, said Jamie …

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Trouble Hiring: North Carolina's Post-Pandemic Worker ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 21, 2021  · Frustrated business owners are scrambling to find people to fill positions they lost during the COVID-19 pandemic, hoping to revive their businesses, but our favorite spots just don’t have the ...

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Google Engineering Hub Could Bring More Than 1,000 Jobs To ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 18, 2021  · Google plans to establish a new engineering hub in Durham. The space will serve as an office for Google Cloud’s engineering team. The site is expected to bring about 1,000 jobs.

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Simone Biles Withdraws From The Individual All-Around ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 2 days ago  · Simone Biles (center) cheers the performance of teammate Grace McCallum after she withdrew from the artistic gymnastics women's final at the …

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The 50-Year Shark Search: UNC’s Institute Of Marine ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 13, 2021  · The survey is an effort from the Institute of Marine Sciences to record the diversity of sharks visiting the state over time. It began in 1972 under …

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Atlanta Teenagers Make History At Harvard Debate ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 23, 2021  · Two high school students from Atlanta made history at the prestigious Harvard International Debate Competition. Jayla Jackson and Emani Stanton are the first duo of …

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New York City Mandates Municipal Workers Be Vaccinated By ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 26, 2021  · New York City announced that government workers, including teachers and police, must be vaccinated by mid-September. Those who refuse will …

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Male Survivors Of Sexual Abuse Struggle To Find Treatment ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 26, 2021  · Male victims of sexual trauma face a lot of obstacles to getting help. They have trouble finding people to believe their stories, even when they find the strength to seek assistance.

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Boaters And Ship Operators Are Breaking Speed Limits ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 26, 2021  · Collisions with boats and ships are a leading cause of injury and death for North Atlantic right whales. The report analyzed speeds in speed zones laid …

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The Science Behind The Five Second Rule And Other Food ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 16, 2018  · Two Scientists Explore Double-Dipping, the Five-Second Rule, and Other Food Myths in the Lab " (W.W. Norton and Company/2018). Dawson is a professor of food science …

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How To Share Science In A World Of Fake News | WUNC

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 16, 2019  · A recent science headline that's generated a lot of discussion: The first image of a black hole by the Event Horizon Telescope. The object M87* is …

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College Coaches Working To Learn NIL Impact On Recruiting

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 23, 2021  · College coaches are trying to get a handle on the recruiting impact of athletes' ability to profit off their fame. Athletes have been cleared to make money off the use of their name, image and ...

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Family Files $30M Suit Over Deputies' Shooting Of Andrew ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 14, 2021  · Andrew Brown Jr., a 42-year-old Black man, was shot five times, including once in the back of the head, when Pasquotank County deputies tried to serve drug-related search and arrest warrants at ...

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Off With Their Heads: Ant-Decapitating Flies, And Other ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 22, 2021  · Boiling Water. Pouring hot water onto a mound can instantly kill fire ants, but only if done correctly. It works best when done in the middle of the day, when the queen will likely be at the top ...

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Japan's Position On Defending Taiwan Has Taken A ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 26, 2021  · Anthony Kuhn is NPR's correspondent based in Seoul, South Korea, reporting on the Korean Peninsula, Japan, and the great diversity of Asia's countries and cultures.

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Family, Friendships and Love After Aging Out Of Foster ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 16, 2021  · Once kids in the foster care system become legal adults, they’re often out on their own to find housing, jobs, and education. But they are also redefining healthy relationships in the aftermath ...

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NC Fair Introduces Sensory-Friendly Day | WUNC

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 19, 2021  · The N.C. State Fair announced it would reserve a special day for people with sensory aversions that can find the traditional noises and lights difficult …

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Pregnant For A Cause: The Surrogacy Experience | WUNC

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 09, 2021  · Surrogacy has become increasingly popular for families unable to conceive. Embodied looks into the structural components of surrogacy in the …

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Beasley, McCrory On Top In Latest Senate Fundraising Haul ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 16, 2021  · Former North Carolina Supreme Court Chief Justice Cheri Beasley and ex-Gov. Pat McCrory brought in the most money in their respective Democratic and Republican primary bids for an open 2022 U.S ...

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Mexico To Release Potentially Thousands Of Prisoners From ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 13 hours ago · Mexico's president has ordered the release of potentially thousands of prisoners from federal custody. Among the reasons for the early release is that some prisoners were tortured.

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The Climate Change Link To More And Bigger Wildfires | WUNC

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 27, 2021  · Researchers who study evidence of fires through the millennia say to expect more and bigger fires as the climate continues to warm. Fire season is already months longer than in the 1970s.

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North Carolina Woman To Become Rare 2-Time Organ Donor | …

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 26, 2021  · A North Carolina woman is set to join the elite ranks of two-time living organ donors. On Tuesday, surgeons in New York will take part of 54-year-old Stephanie Allen’s liver and transplant it ...

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Hogs Gone Wild | WUNC

Posted: (52 years ago) 1 day ago · Hogs Gone Wild. From lean mountain swine in Western North Carolina to wild boar in Texas, feral hogs are wreaking havoc, causing billions of dollars worth …

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Black Birders Harness Social Media To Push For Field ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 26, 2021  · To her, a lack of field safety can prevent Black students from considering careers in the natural sciences. “If you don’t feel safe or comfortable doing the work, that’s going to potentially ...

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Gun Maker Offers $33M To Settle Suit By Sandy Hook ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 1 day ago  · The maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting has offered some of the victims' families nearly $33 million to settle their lawsuit over how the company marketed the ...

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Actor Tom Hanks Is Selling His Home Away From Home | WUNC

Posted: (52 years ago) 2 days ago · Tom Hanks has been using the Airstream trailer on movie sets since the '90s. The trailer, up for auction at Bonhams, is valued at up to $250,000.

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Who Will Pay To Protect Tech Giants From Rising Seas? | WUNC

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 27, 2021  · Ryan Kellman is a producer and visual reporter for NPR's science desk. Kellman joined the desk in 2014. In his first months on the job, he worked on NPR's Peabody Award-winning coverage of …

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You Might Consider Opting Out Of The Child Tax Credit ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 2 days ago · If your family's income recovered in 2021, putting you above $75,000 for single filers, $112,500 for head of household, or $150,000 for married couples filing jointly, your child tax …

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5 Decades Ago The Concert For Bangladesh Changed The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 57 minutes ago · As NPR marks 50 years, we're looking back at an event that changed the celebrity fundraiser: The Concert for Bangladesh, which took place on Aug. 1, 1971.

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3 Years After His Death, Sam Mehran's Loved Ones Share ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 1 day ago  · Underground musician Sam Mehran's father and friends share what the process of compiling his posthumous album, Cold Brew, was like. It's out today, three years after Mehran's death.

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WATCH: State Health Officials To Share COVID-19 Update | WUNC

Posted: (52 years ago) 15 hours ago · Gov. Cooper, State Health Sec. Dr. Mandy Cohen and members of the Coronavirus Task Force deliver an update on COVID-19 cases and strategy in the state.

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A Cuban Refugee's Optimism Inspires His Grandson's Acting ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 57 minutes ago · A turbulent Cuba halted Mario García's childhood acting career when he fled to a foreign U.S. Still, he hasn't lost hope. At StoryCorps, he and …

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State Lawmakers Work To Strip Old 'Whites Only' Covenants

Posted: (52 years ago) 1 day ago  · State Lawmakers Work To Strip Old 'Whites Only' Covenants. In this Saturday, July 17, 2021, photo, a copy of a covenant for property now owned by Fred …

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As The Delta Variant Rages, Calls Grow For Vaccine ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 2 days ago · By Noel King , An increasing number of cities, states, counties and hospitals are making COVID-19 vaccines mandatory. But not all health care workers are on …

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Peru's New President Will Be Sworn Into Office On ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 2 days ago · Pedro Castillo is a former teacher and son of farmers, who narrowly beat his right-wing rival. His election, some say, may herald change across the region.

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Pandemic Lessons: Urban Planners Are Rethinking Downtown ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 2 days ago  · Some cities are taking the opportunity to re-imagine their downtown areas. Now a big influx of federal funding could help set those plans into action.

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Lumberton Hospital At Capacity As Delayed Medical Care And ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 1 day ago  · A hospital in Lumberton, N.C., is at maximum capacity for the second time this year. UNC Health Southeastern was previously full in January because of …

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A Record Number of New Businesses Are Starting Up In North ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 2 days ago  · An abundance of new businesses are opening in North Carolina this year. The secretary of state's office accepted a record number of filings for new business creations in 2020, and is projected to ...

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Congresswoman Bass Talks About The Police Reform Bill That ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 13 hours ago · Published July 29, 2021 at 4:33 PM EDT. NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., about the progress and future of the stalled police reform bill that has been sitting in …

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'Moonlight' Writer Tarell Alvin McCraney On His TV Series ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 1 day ago  · McCraney's script was adapted into the Oscar-winning film. David Makes Man, now in season 2, begins with a Miami boy whose mother struggles with addiction, and has echoes of …

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Senators Aim To Add More Notable Women To Capitol's ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 1 day ago · The U.S. Capitol has more than 200 sculptures honoring notable figures in history. But only 14 feature women. A bipartisan group of Senators is joining forces to change that.

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NC Officials To Let Mask Mandate Expire Amid Rising Cases ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 13 hours ago  · In this May 2021 file photo, Mandy Cohen, secretary of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, speaks at a briefing on the COVID-19 pandemic at the Emergency Operations Center ...

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