When Brian Hogan got a call that his wife had suffered a massive heart attack, he knew he had to get to the hospital fast. So Hogan asked his neighbor to take care of his 10-year-old daughter, then headed 60 miles east to the intensive care unit in Asheville, North Carolina. Show More Summary
Authored by Nikita Vladimirov via Campus Reform, At least 24 states have now either introduced or passed legislation defending freedom of speech on public college campuses. A total of eight states - Florida, North Carolina, Virginia,...Show More Summary
U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis said the political data company central to a Facebook scandal provided "limited services" to his 2014 campaign. Tillis, a North Carolina Republican, used Cambridge Analytica in … Click to Continue »
By Washington standards, it shouldn’t be that hard to get money for Interstate 73, a decades-in-the-making, $2 billion project to connect 75 miles of road from the North Carolina border … Click to Continue »
By Braden Keith on SwimSwam A North Carolina swim coach, Shannon Foster, has been arrested by police for contributing to delinquency of a minor. Foster is... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Banned Coach’s Former Assistant Arrested in NC on Related Charges
Andrew Brunson, a U.S. citizen from North Carolina, was arrested in Turkey in the wake of the 2016 attempted coup against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
On Monday, the Supreme Court said it wouldn’t get involved in Pennsylvania’s redistricting case. That means the state’s voters will go to the polls this fall using re-drawn congressional districts that aren’t illegally gerrymandered by the GOP. Show More Summary
Police in Raleigh, North Carolina are using new legal means to collect location data from devices that come close to crime scenes in an effort to find criminals.
Living abroad can clarify your sense of self, according to new research by a team of social scientists at Rice University, Columbia University and the University of North Carolina.
Researchers from Yale-NUS College and the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences have discovered five new species of Southeast Asian frogs from a group of museum specimens that had long been considered to only contain two species....Show More Summary
Free VHS rentals are part of the planned fun at Video Vortex, a new venture by Alamo Drafthouse. The first one is under contstruction in Raleigh, North Carolina. (more…)
The Raleigh News & Observer reports: North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis and the state’s Republican Party paid $345,000 to a data company that is now under scrutiny for its use of personal information about Facebook users. Cambridge Analytica...Show More Summary
Police in Raleigh, North Carolina are using Google as a proxy surveillance dragnet. This likely isn't limited to Raleigh. Google harvests an astounding amount of data from users, but what seems to be of most interest to law enforcement...Show More Summary
NFL Draft analysis for M.J. Stewart, CB, North Carolina
The Beavers triumphed by a score of 66-59. In other games, Louisville beat Marquette and North Carolina State beat Maryland.
The North Carolina artist debuts “New Crush.”
Researchers at North Carolina State University have for the first time identified a specific chemical used by the higher termite castes—the queens and the kings—to communicate their royal status with worker termites. The findings could advance knowledge of termite evolution, behavior and control.
Texas A&M dominated North Carolina, winning in the paint and from beyond the arc, and, with an 86-65 rout, the Aggies ensured this year's tournament would end with a new national champion.
(North Carolina State University) Forget the bows and curtsies. Worker termites shake in the presence of their queens and kings. New research explains how these workers smell a royal presence.
Bernie Velluti has the following items for sale: On the first page are the working pieces that have been in use until recently. The Jewelry/test kiln has 3 or 4 shelves that fit it that I will include with it. The wheel also has a lever to control the speed of the wheel as well as a foot pedal. Show More Summary