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Whats the life expectancy for Carolina residents? Depends on where you call home.

Whats the life expectancy for Carolina residents? Depends on where you call home.

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Life expectancy is on the rise in the Carolinas, a new study shows. But how long people live varies...


Navy vet, 90, served during WWII, Korea, Vietnam. Today he makes history at CPCC.

Navy vet, 90, served during WWII, Korea, Vietnam. Today he makes history at CPCC.

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As he makes history as Central Piedmont Community College’s oldest-ever graduate, Navy veteran...


\'It sends the message: Be quiet.\' Was nursing manager demoted for revealing failures in patient care?

'It sends the message: Be quiet.' Was nursing manager demoted for revealing failures in patient care?

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Two Mecklenburg County commissioners are raising questions about whether Health Director Marcus Plescia...


Rug, home décor firm to add 335 jobs in Lancaster County

Rug, home décor firm to add 335 jobs in Lancaster County

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An online rug distributor plans to create 335 jobs over the coming four years as it leases a former...


After Justice closes Pittenger inquiry, fate of 2 other probes remains unclear

After Justice closes Pittenger inquiry, fate of 2 other probes remains unclear

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The U.S. Justice Department closed its long-running investigation of Rep. Robert Pittenger’s former...


Study: Five Guys, Cheesecake Factory, Papa John\'s Among Top Brands for 2017

Study: Five Guys, Cheesecake Factory, Papa John's Among Top Brands for 2017

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The poll service examined hundreds of companies in categories from airlines to restaurants to hotels,...


Charlotte structural engineering firm joins with Atlanta company

Charlotte structural engineering firm joins with Atlanta company

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An Atlanta structural engineering firm has bought King Guinn Associates of Charlotte with plans to keep...


A small earthquake happened overnight south of Charlotte

A small earthquake happened overnight south of Charlotte

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A small earthquake happened overnight in Pageland, S.C., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. It...


Advocate for your child

Advocate for your child

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COUNTED OUT Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 ☰ Advocate for your child BY JOSEPH NEFF [email protected]


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Teachers at a high-poverty Charlotte middle school aim star students at college

Teachers at a high-poverty Charlotte middle school aim star students at college

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5 ways to help bright low-income students to excel

5 ways to help bright low-income students to excel

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In Raleigh, one mother battles school officials to keep her 8th-grade son on the road to college

In Raleigh, one mother battles school officials to keep her 8th-grade son on the road to college

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COUNTED OUT Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 ☰ Ronnie Marshall, math teacher at East Millbrook Middle School...


Program works to help low-income gifted students

Program works to help low-income gifted students

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Young Eisner Scholars, a program started by a California entertainment lawyer, has started a rural North...


Why are smart, low-income students falling off the fast track?

Why are smart, low-income students falling off the fast track?

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North Carolina's public schools are failing to help thousands of low-income children who have shown...


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