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  1. College is not for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RecordNET

    Nicholas Wyman's parents pushed him to go to college, but all he wanted to do at the time was learn to cook. His dad, a college professor, was flummoxed when Wyman took a four-year apprenticeship as a chef.

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  2. The Bulls championship hopes this season are goneRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    Friday is a defining day for the Chicago Bulls because their season is on the line for yet another injury crisis. Chicago Bulls superstar Derrick Rose suffered possibility another season ending injury after discovering that he tore the meniscus in his right knee for the second time.

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  3. NC officials warn of new date rape drug on college campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WSOCTV

    There's a warning Thursday night from North Carolina state investigators. They told Channel 9 News a powerful date rape drug may be on college campuses throughout the state.

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  4. Ganatra Family Supports Future of Pediatric Cardiac SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | University of Rochester

    A $1.5 million commitment from the Ganatra family will create the Tansukh, Sarla and Rajesh Ganatra Professorship in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery . The commitment is part of the family's long-time support of Pediatric Cardiology at the University of Rochester Medical Center .

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  5. College is not for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Victorville Daily Press

    Nicholas Wyman's parents pushed him to go to college, but all he wanted to do at the time was learn to cook. His dad, a college professor, was flummoxed when Wyman took a four-year apprenticeship as a chef.

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  6. Insights for Os X Used for Probabilistic Renewable Energy ForecastingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | MacMegasite

    KnowledgeMiner Software today is pleased to announce the remarkable application of their critically acclaimed collection of self-organizing, automated forecasting technologies implemented in Insights for OS X to a set of high-priority probabilistic energy forecasting problems. Based on a 12-week rolling real-world forecasting scenario in four categories - electric load, electricity price, wind and solar power forecasting - for up to 10 sites, Insights' self-learning forecasting skills ended up in top five positions in all categories of the Global Energy Forecasting Competition organized by the IEEE Power & Energy Society and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

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  7. Evolution of early-college high schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | District Administration

    Ninth graders in North Carolina take all their classes on the campus of a major state university. Early-college high school students in Connecticut can gain an inside track to one of the world's largest tech companies.

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  8. Reshuffle debt and buy time on transportation trust fund?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Miami Herald

    New Jersey drivers bracing for a possible increase in the gas tax might be getting a brief reprieve, but not because lawmakers and Gov. Chris Christie have figured out a different way to secure the state's transportation trust fund. Some stakeholders and observers are saying a short-term "fix" aimed at easing pressure on officials and buying time through restructuring debt is becoming increasingly likely.

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  9. UNC-Charlotte Wins Carhartt Bassmaster College ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | FishingWorld

    Andrew Helms and Jake Whitaker, students at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte, made collegiate bass fishing history today by scoring a 2015 Carhartt Bassmaster College Classic title to add to their National Championship title. The anglers from Charlotte brought five bass to the scales weighing 9 pounds, 6 ounces to win the College Classic title.

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  10. N.C.'s infrastructure needs up against shortage of fundsRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Planning

    Feb. 22 --SOUTHEASTERN N.C. -- It's one thing to have a vision. It's another thing to have the money to implement that plan.

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  11. Christie set to reveal 2016 NJ budget planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Cybercast News Service

    New Jersey residents will get a glimpse of how Gov. Chris Christie wants to spend their tax dollars when he lays out his 2016 budget plans before a hostile Democratic-controlled Legislature next week. Christie's sixth budget address comes as he jets across the country considering whether to seek the Republican presidential nomination and as New Jersey faces a transportation trust fund on the brink of insolvency coupled with a public pension system that continues to pile on debt.

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  12. Gas Tax, Population Growth Keep NC Roads In Better Shape Than MostRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    For all the hand-wringing about North Carolina's projected massive deficit between transportation revenues and road-building demands for the next 25 years, there's one solace - the situation could be worse. North Carolina has been recently outpacing most states and the nation as a whole on highway fund access and spending, according to statistics compiled by The Associated Press.

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  13. Data: New Jersey spends more in highways than nationRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | New Jersey Herald

    A child singing "London Bridge is Falling Down." Fuzzy black-and-white images of bridges.

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  14. Study ranks NC highways 20th in nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Robesonian

    For all the hand-wringing about North Carolina's projected massive deficit between transportation revenues and road-building demands for the next 25 years, there's one solace - the situation could be worse. North Carolina has been recently outpacing most states and the nation as a whole on highway fund access and spending, according to statistics compiled by The Associated Press.

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  15. College of Charleston business dean a finalist for Winthrop presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Post and Courier

    Alan Shao, dean of the College of Charleston's School of Business, is a finalist to be the next president of Winthrop University. Alan Shao said he's been preparing his whole life for the chance to be the president of a university.

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  16. UT psychologist's research suggests K-12 teachers leave jobs due to stressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Daily Texan

    Many teachers in the U.S. leave their jobs after only a couple of years, McCarthy said. According to his research, this is because of the accessibility and effectiveness of stress management resources and the demands of the classroom.

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  17. Eye on Development: Stables, trails and nature- Cheval offers it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Union County Weekly

    Nestled in the heart of Mint Hill, less than three miles from Interstate 485, is an emerging equestrian community abuzz with interest and activity, yet secluded and surrounded by nature. Cheval, which prides itself on being "south Charlotte's newest luxury community," has been in the works since mid-2008, when developer Keith Paris, of Paris Projects, approached Diane Austin, Cheval's current broker-in-charge and president, about developing a community on farmland property in Mint Hill.

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  18. Study Maps Travel Of H7 Influenza GenesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Scientific Blogging

    Influenza has a long history of being one of the most deadly diseases to afflict humanity, but what exactly makes it so dangerous? Certainly one reason is that influenza viruses have a history of jumping from other animals to humans, which, when the trans-species virus is new to the human population, generally means that human immune systems have no natural resistance. Another reason is that influenza viruses, with their rapidly mutating single-strand RNA genomes, are highly variable over time.

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  19. Watts-Champion EngagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Star Online

    Mr. and Mrs. Doug Watts of Polkville, N.C., announce the engagement of their daughter, Samantha Hope Watts of Polkville, to Bradley Keith Champion of Shelby.

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  20. Charlotte's greenways lead to nature, active lifestylesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Examiner.com

    Come rain or shine, Charlotte's greenways - linear parks established along creek and river corridors - abound with activity from residents and travelers who favor the great outdoors. Hosts of walkers, some with leashed dogs, stroll leisurely.

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