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  1. Campus Scene: College Rankings, Spring LGBTQ CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Q-Notes

    Published: November 17, 2017 in Carolinas News Notes Updated: November 17, 2017 at 12:54 am ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor the 2017 Best Colleges for LGBTQ Students. The new ranking highlights colleges and universities that create an inclusive educational environment and serves as a launching point for LGBTQ students to find a school that fits their needs, the partners shared.

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  2. 10-year-old expected to be OK following two-vehicle crash in WinnabowRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Brunswick Beacon

    A 10-year-old girl is expected to recover after being airlifted to The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Medical Center following a Nov. 15 two-vehicle accident in Winnabow. North Carolina State Highway Patrol Trooper A. S. Godwin said the accident happened at 6:56 p.m. in the northbound lane of U.S. 17 just south of Governors Road when a white Chevrolet pickup truck driven by 30-year-old James Lee Sheppard of Winnabow hit the rear of a white Oldsmobile van driven by 39-year old Roselia Enriques, also of Winnabow.

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  3. LaVar Ball's 'Big Baller Brand' suffers setback after UCLA shoplifting arrestRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Fox News

    Former NFL Super Bowl champion Burgess Owens, CivicForumPAC chairman Ford O'Connell and Blaze TV host Lawrence Jones discuss three UCLA basketball players' gratitude after President Trump facilitated their release from China. LaVar Ball's bid to leverage the basketball exploits of his three sons - Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo, UCLA freshman LiAngelo and high-school phenom LaMelo - into business success hit a setback this week after LiAngelo and two of his teammates were caught shoplifting in China.

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  4. Facebook page showed his kids, his vacation, his life. But it wasna t his Facebook pageRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Brett and I had a lot in common. We had taken the same vacations. We had the same children.

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  5. For Under Armour, UCLA shoplifting incident marks rocky start to record dealRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Fox News

    Former NFL Super Bowl champion Burgess Owens, CivicForumPAC chairman Ford O'Connell and Blaze TV host Lawrence Jones discuss three UCLA basketball players' gratitude after President Trump facilitated their release from China. Under Armour experienced the wrong sort of brand exposure on Wednesday when its logo was prominently displayed while UCLA basketball players LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill apologized for shoplifting during the university's trip to China.

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  6. Dr. Preeti Matkins Joins Veritas Collaborative To Lead Expansion to CharlotteRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    I'm excited to join Veritas in this venture to provide a much-needed resource to families in the area so patients with eating disorders can quickly be assessed and access the specialized care they need. Veritas Collaborative, a specialty hospital system for the treatment of eating disorders, today announced that Dr. Preeti Matkins has joined its team as the organization prepares to expand to Charlotte, North Carolina.

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  7. Can't seem to lose weight? You may have this special gene Are you...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFTV Orlando

    Are you envious of your friends who seem to eat whatever they want without gaining a pound, while a single slice of pizza causes you to gain several? Genetics may be related to the difference , according to a new report. Researchers from Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill recently conducted an experiment, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences journal, to target mutations in a gene called ankyrin-B, which is associated with weight gain among heavier people.

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  8. Deborah Walker, CPA, Receives AICPA's Arthur J. Dixon Memorial AwardRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Cherry Bekaert's Deborah Walker is this year's recipient of Arthur J. Dixon Memorial Award, considered the highest honor given by the accounting profession in the area of taxation. Deborah Walker, CPA, MBA, National Director of Compensation and Benefits at Cherry Bekaert LLP , is this year's recipient of the Arthur J. Dixon Memorial Award, which is the highest honor bestowed by the accounting profession in the area of taxation.

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  9. NC Biotech Center's Ken Tindall, G1 Therapeutics, NeuroTronik win SEBIO awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Local Tech Wire

    Tindall is responsible for the Biotech Center's Science and Business Development efforts, including grant and loan programs. Since he joined the Center in 2000, his units have provided tens of millions of dollars in support for research, education and business across the state, resulting in billions of dollars in follow-on funding.

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  10. UNC asked to remove Silent Sam -Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Robesonian

    A Confederate statue should be removed from its prominent place at North Carolina's flagship public university, two dozen students, faculty members and alumni told trustees Wednesday, calling it a "slap in the face" to the diverse campus. Nearly 30 speakers addressed the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill board of trustees during a two-hour comment session on the statue known as "Silent Sam," which stands in a main quadrangle.

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  11. Hey, Facebook, some guy stole my lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star-Telegram.com

    Brett and I had a lot in common. We had taken the same vacations. We had the same children.

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  12. 'A slap in the face:' UNC hears Confederate statue concerns Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Burlington Times News

    A Confederate statue should be removed from its prominent place at North Carolina's flagship public university, two dozen students, faculty members and alumni told trustees Wednesday, calling it a "slap in the face" to the diverse campus. Nearly 30 speakers addressed the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Board of Trustees during a two-hour comment session on the statue known as "Silent Sam," which stands in a main quadrangle.

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  13. Does Tax Increment Financing pass the but-for test in Missouri?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Rational Review

    "Tax increment financing does not drive job creation, neighborhood investment, or economic development. What TIF does do is divert tax dollars from schools and libraries into the pockets of developers.

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  14. The Latest: Two-dozen speak against UNC Confederate statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Latest on a public comment session regarding a Confederate statue on the campus of the University of North Carolina : About two-dozen speakers have voiced their opposition to a Confederate monument at North Carolina's flagship public university during a meeting with top university officials. The public comment session before University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill trustees lasted about two hours Wednesday and ended without any disruptions.

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  15. The Latest: Two dozen speak against UNC Confederate statueRead the original story

    Wednesday | My Mother Lode

    The Latest on a public comment session regarding a Confederate statue on the campus of the University of North Carolina : About two-dozen speakers have voiced their opposition to a Confederate monument at North Carolina's flagship public university during a meeting with top university officials. The public comment session before University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill trustees lasted about two hours Wednesday and ended without any disruptions.

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  16. UNC tops list of best four-year colleges in NC, according to new rankRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WRAL.com

    Schools.com, a website that provides information on colleges and universities across the country, handed UNC the No. 1 slot for its freshman retention and graduation rates.

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  17. U.S. May Still Benefit From Climate AccordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | HON

    Despite the Trump administration's withdrawal from the Paris Accord on climate change, the United States will benefit from international efforts to slow the global environmental threat, researchers say. Improvements in air quality and health are likely as a result of domestic and global efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, according to a study led by scientists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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  18. Scott Maxwell:Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jewish World Review

    Brett and I had a lot in common. We had taken the same vacations. We had the same children.

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  19. African Americans are more prone to obesityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    Some eight percent carry a genetic mutation that causes them to carry excess weight, regardless of their diet or exercise levels, versus just one percent of Caucasians. The mutated gene, known as ankyrin-B, which is found in nearly every cell in the human body, leads to calories being stored in tissues in mice, rather than being burned off, a study found.

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  20. There is such a thing as 'fault-free obesity,' after allRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Medical News Today

    Exercise is great for preventing obesity, but some of the excess weight that we carry is out of our control. New research confirms the very thing that fat activists and body positive campaigners have been trying to tell us for ages: being overweight is not our fault! Apparently, a genetic mutation can control how much weight we gain, and millions of Americans have it.

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