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  1. Alana Hadley: America's Next Best MarathonerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Competitor Magazine

    Hadley logs 110-120 miles in her biggest training weeks-a total that has progressed an average of 10 miles a week each year since she started running at age 6. Photo: Gerry Melendez Heading toward the finish line of the 2013 Indianapolis Monumental Marathon, then 16-year-old Alana Hadley knew she was cutting it close to the U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon standard of 2 hours and 43 minutes. "When I looked up at the clock on the final straightaway and saw I was going to get the standard, I got really emotional and started bawling," recalls the now 18-year-old Hadley, who finished fourth that day in 2:41:56.

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  2. How to stay safe at increasingly popular waterparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The London Free Press

    YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- With their appealing slides and wave pools, waterparks are increasingly popular places to spend a summer day.

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  3. Shallow depths belie waterparks' hazardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    With their appealing slides and wave pools, splashing around at waterparks is an increasingly popular way to spend a summer day. But the shallow waters belie hazards that experts say visitors who are focused on the fun may be underestimating.

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  4. Shallow depths belie hazards as waterparks' popularity growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Newsday

    In this Aug. 5, 2015, photo, lifeguards simulate a shallow water rescue on a backboard from a water slide at the Rolling Hills Water Park in Ypsilanti, Mich., Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015. Concern is growing about risks present even when most waterpark water is shallower than 3 feet.

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  5. Waxhaw: small-town, USARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Union County Weekly

    Western Union County has seen exponential growth over the past decade, and though Waxhaw is in one of the fastest-growing zip codes in the U.S., the goal for downtown remains the same: keep the small-town feel residents and businesses love. While much of the growth in and around Waxhaw has been residential, the town's goal is to continue bringing a variety of businesses to downtown while maintaining the historic charm the town is known for.

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  6. Engagement: Lutz-EakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Star Online

    Bobby and Tammy Lutz of Bessemer City announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Danielle Lutz to Jacob Andrew Eaker, son of Jack David and Becky Eaker of Cherryville.

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  7. Phylogenetics and phylogeography of a long-legged harvestman...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | CSIRO Publishing

    Phylogenetics and phylogeography of a long-legged harvestman in the Brazilian Atlantic Rain Forest reveals poor dispersal, low diversity and extensive mitochondrial introgression B and Ronald M. Clouse C D A Instituto de CiAancias Ambientais, QuA micas e FarmacAauticas, Universidade Federal de SA o Paulo, Rua Prof. Arthur Riedel nA 275, 09972-270, Diadema, SP, Brazil.

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  8. Shallow depths belie hazards at popular waterparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The China Post

    With their appealing slides and wave pools, waterparks are increasingly popular places to spend a summer day. But the shallow waters belie hazards that experts say visitors who are focused on the fun may be underestimating.

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  9. Woolpert wins work at North Carolina schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Business Journal

    Woolpert has been tapped for work at an athletic complex for University of North Carolina Charlotte.

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  10. DHS funds research into secure mobile techRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Federal Computer Week

    Seven universities and companies will develop secure mobile technology for federal agencies under agreements with the Department of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate. The agreements are worth a total of $8.9 million and are part of the directorate's Mobile Device Security research and development project, which seeks to accelerate adoption of secure mobile technology by government and private-sector organizations.

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  11. UNCC Taps Woolpert for $14.5M Academic Complex RenovationRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | PRWeb

    Being a UNCC grad and having attended classes in these buildings, I'm very excited to be part of the team for this important project ... The project will provide a more comfortable learning environment for the students. The University of North Carolina Charlotte has contracted with Woolpert to renovate the five campus buildings that make up the school's Academic Complex.

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  12. Shallow depths belie hazards as waterparksa popularity growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WTOP-FM Washington

    With their appealing slides and wave pools, splashing around at waterparks is an increasingly popular way to spend a summer day. But the shallow waters belie hazards that experts say In this Aug. 5, 2015, photo, lifeguards David Frey, left, Lauren Cook and Chris Fenrich, on backboard, simulate a shallow water rescue on a water slide at the Rolling Hills Water Park in Ypsilanti, Mich.

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  13. NCSU, Microsoft researchers tackle security issues for software developersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Local Tech Wire

    For software programmers, security tools are analytic software that can scan or run their code to expose vulnerabilities long before the software goes to market. But these tools can have shortcomings, and programmers don't always use them.

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  14. Pursuing Effective Security Tools for Software DevelopersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    For software programmers, security tools are analytic software that can scan or run their code to expose vulnerabilities long before the software goes to market. But these tools can have shortcomings, and programmers don't always use them.

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  15. School leaders in Cabarrus and Rowan-Salisbury kick off new yearRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | WBTV

    Today is the first day of classes for many school systems in our area, including Cabarrus County, and the Rowan-Salisbury School System. Last week WBTV asked officials with these two systems to talk about what the new school year would hold, what significant changes were in place for the year, and any other interesting information that they wanted to provide.

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  16. Hansen finds right educational fit at WVURead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | NewsandSentinel.com

    While college life is sometimes called a journey, it's been more of a big road trip for Tyler Hansen. That road led her to Morgantown where she finished her undergraduate bachelor's degree in psychology in 2014.

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  17. Woman who died after leap from waterfall identifiedRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Daily Advance

    The woman who died Sunday after jumping from a waterfall in Avery County has been identified as a 26-year-old who recently earned a master's degree in architecture at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Multiple media outlets report that Sheida Hosseinzadeh died after she hit shallow water while jumping on Sunday from the top of Elk River Falls, a 60-foot waterfall.

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  18. 11 Up-And-Coming U.S. Housing MarketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Switched

    When you're looking for a new place to hang your hat, it helps to know what areas are on the rise. GOBankingRates reviewed housing and lifestyle-related data -- including housing affordability , job growth, home sales, and emerging real estate trends -- to identify the top 11 up-and-coming housing markets for U.S. home buyers.

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  19. Samford University's School of Health Professions names first deanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Business Journal

    The move comes after a national search for the first dean of the School of Health Professions, according to a release from Samford University. The school was established in 2013 as part of Samford's College of Health Sciences.

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  20. NCCS White Paper Highlights Post Traumatic Growth in Childhood Cancer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | PRWeb

    ... in 1996 by Lawrence Calhoun and Richard Tedeschi, psychology professors at the University of North Carolina Charlotte (UNCC). The university's Post Traumatic Growth Research Group provides information, links to research articles and opportunities to ...

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