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10/20 - NEW Major oil spill strikes Louisiana; cleanup underway
10/20 - NEW Janet Yellen: Inequality continues to rise
10/20 - NEW Clinton to campaign for Kay Hagan
10/20 - NEW NC 'values coalition' urging registrars of deeds not to issue marriage licenses to gay couples
10/19 - Pope Francis loses battle with cardinals as welcoming language for gays removed from announcement
10/19 - Study shows electric cars are bad for the environment in countries where coal is main source of energy
10/19 - Rev. Barber's book to be released in November
10/19 - NC senate race now highest in outside spending
10/17 - Hillary Clinton expresses support for net neutrality
10/17 - Research report praising charter schools withdrawn because of faulty methodology
10/17 - Carolina Public Press wins Innovation Fund award
10/17 - Feminist cancels speech at Utah university because open carry laws mean security can't be provided
10/16 - Elon Musk predicts driverless cars will be safer than human-driven cars in a decade
10/16 - Research suggests 21-day quarantine for Ebola may be insufficient
10/16 - UNCC will host inclusive senate debate featuring write-in candidates
10/16 - Duke identifies 830 wells at risk for pollution from coal ash ponds
10/15 - Doctor accused of medical experimentation over botched execution
10/15 - Early voting data sign of hope for Democrats in Senatorial campaigns
10/15 - NC House election in Harnett, Lee becoming referendum on fracking
10/15 - Former Charlotte mayor sentenced to prison term in bribery case
10/14 - Bill to legalize recreational marijuana in DC takes lead in polls
10/14 - Earth just had its hottest September on record, according to NASA
10/14 - Judge orders reinstitution of ASU early voting site in rebuke to GOP
10/14 - Editorial: Why comments about "how Islam leads to violence" are wrong
10/13 - Young black males 21 times more likely to be shot by police than their white counterparts
10/13 - NIH head says budget cuts killed Ebola vaccine
10/13 - Most reporting on Ebola is fearmongering; outbreaks in US will be stopped quickly, expert says
10/13 - Philadelphia students go on strike for teacher benefits
10/12 - Study shows tropical fish moving poleward 26km per decade in new proof of global warming
10/12 - State commissioner says anti-fracking comments "don't count"
10/12 - Cash seizures fuel police spending on a variety of strange purchases
10/12 - Study finds that NC is worst state in US for teachers
10/11 - Editorial: GOP searches for alternative position to climate-change denial
10/11 - Same-sex marriage begins in Asheville
10/11 - Gay marriage now legal in NC
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