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2 hrs ago | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog
Art Menius is an honours history graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a prolific bluegrass writer, and a major administrator in bluegrass and other arts - among many other accomplishments, he was the first executive director of the IBMA and a member of its board; was board member and president of the Old-Time Music Group, ... (more)
5 hrs ago | Examiner.com
This afternoon, Sept. 2, a new paper in the September 2014 issue a of BioScience featuring important research from the Gulf of Mexico went live.
6 hrs ago | RedOrbit
Image Caption: A nine day-old chukar chick righting itself using asymmetric wing flapping and rolling after being dropped upside down.
8 hrs ago | Fox News
Mothers who give birth in areas with higher concentrations of African-Americans are less likely to get breastfeeding support on maternity wards than mothers in other communities, a new study shows.
11 hrs ago | USA Today
The city of Detroit must prove over the course of a bankruptcy trial that starts Tuesday that it has a viable and fair plan to correct the financial mistakes of its past and revitalize services that Detroit makes its case for bankruptcy: What to expect DETROIT - The city of Detroit must prove over the course of a bankruptcy trial that starts ... (more)
UNC study finds World Vision's model of local water committees, usage fees results in nearly 80 percent of wells remaining in use after 2 decades What happens after a well is drilled, fitted with a hand pump, and a community celebrates having access to clean water for the first time? Half of them break down in a year.
Luke Bumm was named Thursday as incoming District Attorney Roger Echols' chief assistant prosecutor.
The BetaBox, a "mobile creativity lab" developed by the startup Betaversity, is the size of a shipping crate and contains a range of high-tech tools to help students develop ideas for products and innovations.
The victim of a violent sexual assault at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill says the university bungled its investigation of the incident and is unlawfully barring her attorney from participating in her grievance proceeding against the school.
The CFPB has announced a senior leadership change and two new new hires. It also announced new appointments to its Consumer Advisory Board, Community Bank Advisory Council, and Credit Union Advisory Council.
It's back to school season and with increasing concern about sexual crimes on university campuses , there's a lot of buzz around a smartphone application that's being rolled at about 100 schools and allows police to monitor students' movement in real-time and access a lot of personal information.
William Larson, American, born 1942: "Figure in Motion," 1966-70; vintage gelatin silver print.
Sudden unexpected death results from a malfunction of the heart and causes a rapid loss of blood flow through the body, leading to death.
The origin of flight is a contentious issue: some argue that tree-climbing dinosaurs learned to fly in order to avoid hard falls.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 02:16 pm
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