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Friends help injured cyclist without health insurance to race again in Ironman World Championship

Friends help injured cyclist without health insurance to race again in Ironman World Championship

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Mark Hoffman, 35, got in a bike wreck this past May and suffered injuries to the tune of tens of thousands...


He gambled by not getting health insurance, then crashed his bike. Did he get what he deserved?

He gambled by not getting health insurance, then crashed his bike. Did he get what he deserved?

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On multiple levels, Mark Hoffman has an inspiring story. Though he didn’t have health insurance...


UNC investigation report expected to be released Friday, sources say

UNC investigation report expected to be released Friday, sources say

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After a week-long delay, the NCAA’s final report at the end of a 3 ½-year investigation...


\'Bobby\' from Morris-Jenkins reads mean tweets

'Bobby' from Morris-Jenkins reads mean tweets

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J.R. Adduci, who plays 'Bobby' from Morris-Jenkins, reads 'mean tweets' about his character...


Harvey and Irma to deal blow to Sonic’s Q3 earnings

Harvey and Irma to deal blow to Sonic’s Q3 earnings

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Sonic Automotive Inc. expects to see a significant hit to third quarter earnings from hurricanes Harvey...


See pollution in the Catawba River? Report it with your phone.

See pollution in the Catawba River? Report it with your phone.

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A smartphone app developed for the Charlotte-based Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation will help people explore...


Scared of the flu shot? Why you should overcome your fear and get one anyway.

Scared of the flu shot? Why you should overcome your fear and get one anyway.

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Whether the myth that getting a flu shot gives you the flu or just a a general dislike of needles has...


Trump has a new plan to kill Obamacare, and it could work

Trump has a new plan to kill Obamacare, and it could work

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This could be truly disastrous.


Three-way competition to be new CMS District 5 school board member is fierce

Three-way competition to be new CMS District 5 school board member is fierce

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Competition for the District 5 school board seat ramped up early and strong after Eric Davis made it...


​CBJ Morning Buzz: BofA\'s big move in Europe; More parking for CLT travelers; Protest planned uptown before Panthers game

​CBJ Morning Buzz: BofA's big move in Europe; More parking for CLT travelers; Protest planned uptown before Panthers game

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In local news: Now we know where Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) will keep the trading base it currently...


Activist investor takes large stake in Babcock & Wilcox, calls for changes

Activist investor takes large stake in Babcock & Wilcox, calls for changes

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Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises says it is in contact with VIEX Capital Partners which has amassed...


Charlotte charter school bus hit by bullet, as two people engaged in gunfight

Charlotte charter school bus hit by bullet, as two people engaged in gunfight

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A bus was struck by a bullet near the intersection of Parkwood and The Plaza in east Charlotte on Tuesday,...


Cantina 1511 narrows in on uptown Charlotte opening (PHOTOS)

Cantina 1511 narrows in on uptown Charlotte opening (PHOTOS)

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Cantina 1511 expects to open its doors uptown within the next 10 days — though it hasn’t...


Panthers Greg Olsen cries during challenge to eat the worlds hottest chip

Panthers Greg Olsen cries during challenge to eat the worlds hottest chip

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If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to see Carolina Panthers tough guy Greg Olsen cry...


Same crew but new wrinkles for Hornets\' TV team

Same crew but new wrinkles for Hornets' TV team

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Stephanie Ready will become a curtsied analyst this season and former player Matt Carroll has been added...


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