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1 hr ago | NutraIngredients-USA
The big three issues for botanicals of identity, adulteration, and solvent residue can be eliminated by controlling the supply chain from seed to shelf, says Ric Scalzo, CEO of Gaia Herbs The company's seed-to-shelf approach, all housed at its 250 acres of organic farm and 45,000 sq.
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5 hrs ago | WITN
Even though we're still more than a week away from its official start, it sure looked and felt like spring.
6 hrs ago | CBS Local
North Carolina health insurance consumers continued to enroll at a steady clip for private coverage sold on a federally run marketplace, a new report released Tuesday said.
9 hrs ago | ABC11
A caravan of people urging the restoration of the Voting Rights Act will join North Carolina activists in Raleigh in a protest.
9 hrs ago | Live Science
The storm smash-up that morphed Hurricane Sandy into a hybrid weather monster left a chemical trail that scientists have decoded with the help of crowdsourced water samples.
10 hrs ago | Burlington Times News
Gov. Pat McCrory said Tuesday he's going to stay out of the debate whether his former employer Duke Energy should be allowed to pass to consumers the costs of closing North Carolina's coal ash ponds.
10 hrs ago | Daily Kos
U.S. Senate candidate and state House Speaker Thom Tillis won't say if he thinks North Carolina should ban contraceptives.
13 hrs ago | Medical Daily
A family from Virginia pleads with the drug company Chimerex for the unapproved medication - Brincidofovir - to save sick son from a serious adenovirus infection.
17 hrs ago | National Geographic
Commonly known as ''rock snot,'' or didymo, this invasive new species coats the river bottom in a layer of thick brown algae.
Over the weekend, as the Conservative Political Action Conference wound down, Michele Bachmann was greeted with a roar of approval when she said this : CPAC showcased that deep divisions remain among Republicans over whether to pursue immigration reform.
Children who attend Georgia's universal Pre-K program have significantly better outcomes on language, math, and general skills , according to a rigorous evaluation by researchers at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.
Yes, they have more bananas. Fruit supply companies Chiquita of the United States and Fyffes of Ireland said Monday they had agreed to merge to create the world's biggest banana supplier.
Duke Energy reported Monday morning that more than 81,000 customers were without service.
Tropical fruit supplier Fyffes is to merge with US-based rival Chiquita in a deal creating the world's largest banana company.
Ballets set to rock music have often proven irresistible to dance fans. The Joffrey Ballet is particularly famous for combining classical dance with rock music by the Beach Boys , Prince and many others.
A device that would make women achieve orgasm with the mere push of a button would soon become available in the market.
The study by FPG Child Development Institute, at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, found that average scores for children that participated in Georgi's Pre-K Program were above the national norm in several subjects.