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MAIN News Archives for August 2017

08/19 -  Netanyahu's Charlottesville response proves he's lost any moral compass
08/19 -  Debate continues over Asheville's monuments to Confederates
08/19 -  Greene investigation said not to effect ongoing operation of county, no word on reason for investigation
08/19 -  How Breitbart became a favorite news source for neo-Nazis
08/18 -  BREAKING: Steve Bannon fired at White House
08/18 -  BREAKING: Former Buncombe County Manager Wanda Greene under investigation
08/18 -  NC's new districts: Same as the old districts?
08/18 -  Berger: Governor “reactionary” in call to remove Confederate monuments, NC GOP-led legislature unlikely to cooperate
08/18 -  Trump responds to Barcelona terror attack by spreading debunked rumor about Gen. Pershing
08/18 -  Mueller served Trump with a subpoena a day prior to his racist rant: Report
08/17 -  Trump job approval at 35 percent
08/17 -  For the architect of bogus classes and UNC-Chapel Hill, a tense time at NCAA hearing
08/17 -  This week should put the nail in the coffin of 'both sides' journalism
08/17 -  Trump staffers: "He is stubborn and does not realize how bad this is getting"
08/16 -  VICE News Tonight posts eye-opening Charlottesville episode on YouTube
08/16 -  Asheville's hotel boom: Where do things stand?
08/16 -  How 'nice white people' benefit from racism, Charlottesville
08/16 -  Baltimore removes Confederate statues during the night
08/16 -  Gov. Cooper vetoes senate bill over water quality concerns
08/15 -  Boston Holocaust Memorial vandalised by neo-Nazis
08/15 -  Man arrested in plot to detonate vehicle bomb in downtown Oklahoma City
08/15 -  Smiling emojis in work emails create perception of incompetence, study finds
08/15 -  Lost jobs and a father publicly disowning his son: Heavy blowback for marching white supremacists
08/14 -  NC GOP-led Senate tweaks legislation so one Republican can draw two salaries
08/14 -  America's drinking problem is much worse since 2000
08/14 -  Using only alternative medicine for cancer linked to lower survival rate
08/14 -  Was Charlottesville when alt-right violence became the new normal?
08/13 -  GOP senator lashes out: My brother didn’t die fighting Hitler so Nazi ideas could go unchallenged in US
08/13 -  NC residents have positive view of Obamacare, negative view of repeal
08/13 -  NC House votes to protect drivers who run into protesters
08/13 -  Man identified in terrorist attack against counter-protesters in Charlottesville
08/12 -  Trump proposes end to heating aid for low-income Americans
08/12 -  How Silicon Valley broke journalism
08/12 -  Lindsey Graham: U.S. is heading toward war 'unless the world can stop North Korea'
08/12 -  China would join forces with North Korea if US launches pre-emptive strike
08/06 -  First Asheville River Arts District boutique hotel being planned
08/06 -  The source for up to half of Earth's internal heat is unknown
08/06 -  Republican donor sues GOP for fraud over ObamaCare repeal failure
08/06 -  The hidden costs of school vouchers for North Carolina
08/05 -  Politifact's most checked politician is Obama; least truthful politician is Trump
08/05 -  Who is Sharon and why are so many Charlotte roads named after her?
08/05 -  Martin Shkreli is found guilty of fraud
08/05 -  Democrat's disastrous mistake on abortion
08/04 -  Flu rates three times higher than last year as dominant virus mutates
08/04 -  The Russian anti-Semitic history of Stephen Miller’s ‘Cosmopolitan’ epithet
08/04 -  Israeli police confirm Netanyahu is suspect in fraud investigation
08/04 -  Christians are more than twice as likely to blame a person’s poverty on lack of effort
08/03 -  NC election board considers higher evidentiary standards for voter fraud allegations; GOP objects
08/03 -  Montreal's Olympic Stadium turns into shelter for asylum seekers who've left US
08/03 -  NAACP issues its first statewide travel advisory, for Missouri
08/03 -  Trump, frustrated by Afghan war, suggests firing U.S. commander: officials
08/02 -  The ACA isn't raising premiums; Republicans are
08/02 -  NASA affirms Andrews, NC as upcoming eclipse 'Totality Town'
08/02 -  Justice Department to take on Affirmative Action in college admissions
08/02 -  Trump thinks the 'White House is a real dump,' report says
08/01 -  Paying for mistakes: North Carolina’s 10 most penalized adult care homes
08/01 -  Federal judges order new NC district lines to be drawn within a month
08/01 -  George Will: Trump won’t release tax returns because they show his ties to Russian oligarchs
08/01 -  Sen. Susan Collins receives round of applause at Maine airport after voting against healthcare repeal
08/01 -  Man shot to death in West Asheville