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Why have smart, low-income NC students been excluded from advanced classes?

Why have smart, low-income NC students been excluded from advanced classes?

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COUNTED OUT Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 ☰ FIRST OF THREE PARTS Colette Forrest works with her fourth-grade...


When parents cant advocate, who will push this eighth-grade math star to excel?

When parents cant advocate, who will push this eighth-grade math star to excel?

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COUNTED OUT Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 ☰ SECOND OF THREE PARTS In seventh grade, Victor Guevara's math...


What if low-income but gifted students had the same support and connections as rich kids?

What if low-income but gifted students had the same support and connections as rich kids?

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COUNTED OUT Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 ☰ Young Eisner Scholars, a program started by a California entertainment...


F. C.s Jig - Mark and Maggie O\'Connor (Official Video)

F. C.s Jig - Mark and Maggie O'Connor (Official Video)

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Charlotte company charged with abandoning tons of hazardous waste

Charlotte company charged with abandoning tons of hazardous waste

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A Charlotte hazardous waste company illegally abandoned more than 10,000 gallons of liquid waste and...


Snarled traffic on I-77 to cost toll lane contractor $1.3 million

Snarled traffic on I-77 to cost toll lane contractor $1.3 million

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A failure to reopen closed lanes in the Interstate 77 toll lane construction zone Tuesday will cost...


Sherry Pollex driving force for Catwalk for a Cause

Sherry Pollex driving force for Catwalk for a Cause

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An airplane hangar became a showplace for NASCAR personalities, casino games, loud music and awareness...


FBI makes early morning arrests in massive gang crackdown

FBI makes early morning arrests in massive gang crackdown

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The Federal Bureau of Investigation, with the help of state and local law enforcement, made dozens of...


WBTV weather forecast for Thursday, May 18

WBTV weather forecast for Thursday, May 18

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Al Conklin, WBTV meteorologist, gives us the weather outlook for the next few days....


NC man with 4 prior DWI arrests is charged a fifth time - and convicted

NC man with 4 prior DWI arrests is charged a fifth time - and convicted

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A Troutman man who was arrested for driving while intoxicated in 2004, 2007, 2008 and 2009 was convicted...


​CBJ Morning Buzz: Big Lowe\'s acquisitions mark push into apartments; Design hub to employ 335; Hendrick snaps up Jaguar dealer

​CBJ Morning Buzz: Big Lowe's acquisitions mark push into apartments; Design hub to employ 335; Hendrick snaps up Jaguar dealer

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In local news: In its latest effort to diversify its business beyond do-it-yourself home improvements,...


Attorney warns N.C. companies that any size business can be target of cyber attacks

Attorney warns N.C. companies that any size business can be target of cyber attacks

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In the wake of the global ‘WannaCry’ ransomware attack, it’s not just big businesses...


Here are the top restaurant brands in 2017 Harris Poll

Here are the top restaurant brands in 2017 Harris Poll

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For the fourth year Chick-fil-A took the No. 1 spot for chicken restaurant brand of the year in the...


Blue Cross of N.C., Amerigroup ink collaboration amid Medicaid reform

Blue Cross of N.C., Amerigroup ink collaboration amid Medicaid reform

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Amid Medicaid reform efforts in the state, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and Amerigroup...


Lowes buys Houston company for $512 million, aiming to win more pro customers

Lowes buys Houston company for $512 million, aiming to win more pro customers

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Mooresville-based Lowe’s announced Thursday it is acquiring a Houston company called Maintenance...


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