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Natrone Means first arrived at North Carolina to play for Mack Brown as a promising running back, then went on to an NFL career that included a touchdown-scoring appearance in the Super Bowl. More than three decades later, he's again working to help Brown’s Tar Heels, though now in the kind of supporting role expanding across the Atlantic Coast Conference and the sport. “If that takes some things off of (coaches’) plate and they can focus more on that week’s opponent then obviously we feel lik
Pups Say 'I Do' at the Latest Attempt for the World's Largest Dog Wedding: See the Paw-dorable Pics!
Animal lovers came together in Geneva, Illinois, over the weekend, to try and break a record set in Colorado 15 years ago
Secondhand shopping is about to get a whole lot more accessible for consumers on the hunt for a fashionable bargain.
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San Francisco Mayor London Breed pledged for the second time in a year Wednesday to crack down on open-air opioid drug sales and rampant public drug use that she says is destroying the city. What's different this time, she said at a news conference, is that police officers have support from new District Attorney Brooke Jenkins and San Francisco Supervisor Matt Dorsey, both of whom she appointed and she says share her desire for accountability and enforcement. Chesa Boudin clashed with the mayo
Uganda's leader embarks on a damage-control exercise after a series of bizarre tweets by his son.
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Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow acknowledged that there's an "inherent risk and danger" with playing in the NFL.
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Two Democratic senators urged the Education Department to strengthen regulations against excluding kids from class because of behaviors related to a disability — a practice known as informal removal. Since the pandemic began, parents of kids with disabilities say the practice is on the rise, denying their kids the legal right to an education. Disability rights advocates and legal experts say the removals likely circumvent protections for these children, who are not supposed to be disciplined b
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Ukrainian forces recently liberated the town of Lyman from Russian control as part of an ongoing counteroffensive. The bodies of two Russian soldiers lying close to the shattered remains of their vehicles marked their failed retreat.
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After more than two weeks of investigating, a person is now in custody in connection to the murders of two North Carolina high school students.
Ford Motor Co is raising the price of its electric truck F-150 Lightning Pro for the 2023 year model by nearly 11%, seeking to cushion the hit from ongoing supply chain snags and decades-high inflation, a spokesperson for the automaker said on Wednesday. The price of the new model has been set at $51,974 compared to $46,974 earlier, due to "ongoing supply chain constraints, rising material costs and other market factors," the spokesperson said. U.S. automakers including EV giant Tesla Inc and
Younger sister Kerry “was past due" and her older sister Jennifer was induced early, according to CBS station KYW-TV
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An extremely niche online community is getting attention because — drama, of course!
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Councilman Mitch O'Farrell's program is expected to provide up to $5,000 per household for renters in his district who make 80% or less of the area median income, or AMI.
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Former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva received two symbolic endorsements Wednesday as he seeks new allies ahead of an Oct. 30 runoff against incumbent Jair Bolsonaro to return to the country's highest office. Simone Tebet, a center-right candidate who came third in Sunday's election with 4% of the votes, and former President Fernando Henrique Cardoso, who remains highly respected in business circles, have both announced they will back da Silva, who is universally known as Lula.
Looking for a leg up on the fantasy competition in Week 5? Consider taking advantage of these five key matchups.
Canada's main stock index fell on Wednesday, but held on to much of its gains over the previous two days as major oil producers slashed production and investors awaited data at the end of the week that could offer clues on the outlook for interest rates. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index ended down 135.90 points, or 0.7%, at 19,235.09, after climbing 5% over the course of Monday and Tuesday. Wall Street also dipped as Federal Reserve officials stuck to their hawkish message
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Ian's greatest impacts are in four heavily Republican counties critical for GOP efforts to win elections for governor and U.S. Senate.
U.S. stocks finish choppy session with losses, snap 2-day winning streak as investors assess positive economic data
U.S. stock indexes finished lower Wednesday, after reversing intraday losses, while data showed steady growth in private-sector jobs and in the service sector, indicating more scope for the Federal Reserve to continue to raise interest rates.
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This alcohol-free best seller is approved by the American Dental Association and keeps your breath fresh for up to 24 hours.
- LifestyleCharlotte Observer
Bubba’s Barbecue closed at the beginning of the pandemic. It serves slow-cooked Eastern NC-style barbecue, with brisket, ribs and sides.
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Joe Burrow's impassioned Heisman Trophy speech about poverty in his rural Ohio hometown has evolved into a foundation launched this week by the Cincinnati Bengals quarterback and his parents. The Joe Burrow Foundation will help provide food and attention to childhood mental health issues in Ohio and Louisiana, where he played college football. Burrow said the timing was right to launch the effort after the Super Bowl run by the Bengals brought high-profile attention to the quarterback and his
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Kansas vs TCU game preview, prediction, and breakdown for the Week 6 game on Saturday, October 8
- BusinessBlack Enterprise
Sharifah Hardie has launched a crowdfunding platform, Support My Black Business, in an effort to raise $1 billion to help fund local Black businesses.
Wanda Cooper-Jones, the mother of the late Ahmaud Arbery, said the rapper’s stunt made a mockery of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Fans of Electronic Arts racing series Need for Speed might not have to wait long for the next game because new leaked images show its upcoming game hit the internet, and y’all it’s looking anime AF.
- WorldThe Telegraph
The ban on creating new grammar schools is unlikely to be lifted before the next election due in 2024 amid fears it will be blocked by the Lords, The Telegraph can reveal.
- LifestyleThe Takeout
As a fast food brand releasing a chicken sandwich in the post-Popeyes landscape, it’s not enough to unleash your delicious sandwich upon the masses and hope customers enjoy eating it. Instead, the debut must be wrapped up in a narrative, in attitude, in a schtick that projects the utmost confidence and swagger. The Burger King Ch’King tantalized crowds by promising a sandwich that was “worth the wait,” while McDonald’s chose more of a “streetwear hype” approach, treating the sandwich like a merc
Marc Velez has joined UCP as senior vice president and head of development, Variety has learned. In addition, Naketha Mattocks has joined Universal Television (UTV) as senior vice president of drama development. In his new role, Velez will report to Jennifer Gwartz, executive vice president of UCP. He joins the studio from Lee Daniels Entertainment, […]
- EntertainmentThe Telegraph
If you’re in the market for a gentle comedy-drama in which nothing bad happens, then Ralph & Katie (BBC One) may be the thing for you. The Ralph and Katie of the title are newlyweds in a charming little town in the Lake District. The show is a spin-off from The A Word, the BBC series about a family living with autism, but don’t worry if you haven’t seen that, because this show stands on its own.
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The Commanders have dropped three straight games following a Week 1 victory, but quarterback Carson Wentz believes there's no sense of panic in Ashburn moving forward.
At Poquoson Animal Welfare Sanctuary (PAWS), all 85 cats are accounted for after the severe weather hit the Peninsula the last few days, thanks to a lot of preparation.
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For the first time, video of a group of orcas killing a great white shark off the coast of South Africa may explain why sharks are disappearing there.
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Carolyn R. Bertozzi, Morten Meldal and K. Barry Sharpless won the Nobel Prize in chemistry. (Oct 5)
October is the new Black Friday. At least that’s the impression some retailers give. Target and Amazon head into the month hot with big discount events this week and next,…
Moscow says a US decision to send more military aid to Ukraine is an "immediate threat" to Russia.
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Bring new style to your closet this fall by shopping this Kate Spade sale, with discounts of up to 65% on select handbags, wallets and more.
- LifestyleCountry Living
Show your support with these thoughtful Mother's Day, birthday, and Christmas gifts for new moms. Our picks include clever products for babies, the best diaper bags, weighted blankets for adults, and more.
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The Toronto-born actress showed off her natural sense of style on a trip to the city of love.
After Niemann earned a shock win over world champion Magnus Carlsen in September, Carlsen had publicly accused Niemann of cheating