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10/07 - NEW Student's poster for lost helmet sparks worldwide Twitter response
10/07 - NEW Liza Minnelli uses Uber to make gig in Wilmington
10/07 - NEW Indigenous groups in Amazon form militias to stop illegal logging
10/06 - NEW Flandreau Santee Sioux tribe in SD set to open first tribal marijuana lounge
10/06 - NEW Sec of Interior says government agency has large backlog of inspections of high-risk oil and gas wells
10/06 - NEW Partner of Sally Ride pens children's book about her life
10/05 - Photographer tackles the misrepresentation of Appalachia's coal country
10/05 - Texas mother complains that ninth-grade geography textbook identifies slaves as 'workers'
10/05 - Church and Raleigh News & Observer broken into and vandalized
10/04 - GOP-controlled NC legislature makes last-minute attempt at limiting ability of municipalities to raise minimum wage, etc.
10/04 - NC teacher exodus continues
10/04 - Alabama, where ID is required to vote, closes DMVs in most predominantly-Black counties
10/04 - The real, and racist, origins of the Second Amendment
10/03 - Colin Powell jokes he stays in the Republican Party 'because it annoys them'
10/03 - Search continues for source of huge plume of pollution that blanketed South Texas last year
10/03 - South Park takes on Whole Foods and gentrification
10/01 - How the progressive left has turned against Israel
10/01 - NC GOP-controlled General Assembly seeks to scale back protection against discriminatory housing, employment
10/01 - Duke Energy settles past, present and future groundwater issues from coal ash for $7 million
10/01 - Hog farmers staging rally in Raleigh to protest waterkeepers' ads
9/29 - GOP bill would cut NC food stamp for thousands
9/29 - Radical NC GOP lawmaker calls Planned Parenthood 'murder for hire'
9/29 - Flowing salt water discovered on Mars
9/29 - China's economy continues slow failure as coal company lays off 100k
9/28 - Lawmaker calls for prosecution of former DHHS manager
9/28 - Catalan separatists win elections, claim mandate for separation
9/28 - Conservative operator with close ties to Art Pope chosen to run NC GOP
9/28 - Asheville's 'left-wing leadership' a myth
9/27 - Doubts cast on claim of conservative 13-year-old that White House's @POTUS had blocked his Twitter account
9/27 - NC pork lobby wants Duke Energy to use in-state pig waste to burn as biogas at plants in Eden and Salisbury
9/27 - Female reporter receives threats via social media for investigation of sexual assault charges against Blackhawks player
9/26 - Federal investigation examines DHHS employees charged with hiring friends, wasting millions
9/26 - 'ConnectNC' bond passes Senate with transportation money stripped out
9/26 - Jeb Bush says he'll win African-American vote with hope, not 'free stuff'
9/26 - Boehner ally tried to recruit opponent to run against McHenry
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