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9/22 - NEW Florida State University in uproar as Koch money seeks to buy new president
9/22 - NEW Tillis dismisses charges of sexism
9/22 - NEW Most remaining Moral Monday cases dropped
9/22 - NEW John Boyle: Did Obama really ruin the economy?
9/20 - Educators say last-minute GOP change to school funding threat to public education
9/20 - Ohio Supreme Court gives permission to strip mine state parks
9/20 - Charlotte charter school closes after failing to submit financial forms
9/20 - Since wealthy LA parents don't vaccinate, schools have had outbreaks of whooping cough
9/19 - Electric vehicles getting 'greener,' study shows
9/19 - Study finds that drinking tea cuts overall mortality rates
9/19 - Charlotte Observer: NC becoming Alabama under Republicans
9/19 - Naomi Klein breaks taboo, says capitalism is root cause of global warming
9/18 - Surprising research finds support for chelation therapy
9/18 - WI voter ID laws reinstated; officials scrambling
9/18 - NAACP files complaint about Berger ad concerning voter ID law
9/18 - Hagan holds steady lead in NC Senate race
9/17 - Predictive models show Democratic chances of retaining US Senate increasing slightly
9/17 - Tornado activity in 'tornado alley' starts two weeks earlier than in the past due to global warming
9/17 - NC fails to account for military surplus gear, loses access to federal program
9/17 - Homeless "supporters" bussed in to hearing in Jackson County for fracking
9/16 - In Japan, 'solar islands' are replacing nuclear power
9/16 - Court rules that constitutional rights of arrested Moral Monday protestor were violated
9/16 - Rural WiFi investment is a necessity -- so why are NC legislators against it?
9/16 - NC budget director says "don't worry" about looming budget shortfall
9/15 - Philadelphia to decriminalize marijuana possession
9/15 - "Male pill" may alter birth control debate
9/15 - Independent Bernie Sanders considering run for US president
9/15 - Another NC inmate may be exonerated for notorious murder
9/14 - In parts of California, the water has stopped running
9/14 - One-quarter of Americans work even late at night, on weekends
9/14 - Chris Christie to campaign for Tillis
9/14 - Poll shows Hagan with slight lead on Tillis
9/12 - WHO: Ebola spreading faster than ability to treat it
9/12 - Student debt increasingly leaving the elderly impoverished
9/12 - Palin family allegedly involved in drunken brawl
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