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2/27 - NEW FCC approves net neutrality rules, in big win for public
2/27 - NEW Drug testing of welfare recipients an utter waste of money, research reveals
2/27 - NEW Finalist for nation's number one teacher resigns; says she can't stand current environment
2/27 - NEW Kansas GOP senator wants to ban 'harmful' books
2/25 - Bobby Jindal says Obama has disqualified self from serving as commander in chief
2/25 - Atlantic: The battle for who should decide whether or not to whitewash US history classes
2/25 - Pat Robertson: Yoga tricks people into speaking Hindu
2/25 - Polio may stage comeback in US, thanks to antivaxxers
2/24 - As Atlantic rises and Norfolk naval yard threatened, Virginia continues in denial
2/24 - Former colleague says Bill O'Reilly is 'completely nutty'
2/24 - UNC system professors afraid, to the delight of GOP legislators
2/24 - ISIS burns 8000 rare books in Mosul
2/23 - Kristof: Gender, racial privilege still alive and well
2/23 - Two House bills propose national legalization of marijuana
2/23 - New study evaluates adverse effects of global warming on world fisheries
2/23 - Food supply, health-care firms getting rich from mass incarcerations in US
2/22 - New AP courses proposed in OK to include Reagan speeches as required reading
2/22 - Law faculty says closure of UNC centers will have chilling effect on free speech
2/22 - NPS finds O'Reilly's new book on Lincoln assassination riddled with errors
2/22 - Prominent climate change denier scientist took millions from fossil-fuel industry
2/21 - Lack of coordination in US mental health care serious problem, report says
2/21 - New research vindicates 'Limits to Growth' hypothesis, timeline
2/21 - NC legislator, alone because of snow, passes all the laws he wants
2/21 - NC institute advocating voter equality targeted for closure by GOP legislators
2/20 - Biodiversity may reduce threat of disease, research suggests
2/20 - FBI investigates claims that suspects in notorious lynchings are still alive
2/20 - Guiliani: My comments weren't racist, since Obama's mom was white
2/20 - Biden in NC: US must rebuild its infrastructure
2/19 - New report brings focus to grim history of lynchings in South
2/19 - Criminal charges in coal ash spill could cost Duke Energy $100 million
2/19 - Research shows sulfur dioxide emissions above Federal levels at Asheville power plant
2/19 - Mission Hospital featured in NPR story about hospital mistreatment of nurses
2/17 - Boehner refuses to say whether he believes Homeland Security will shut down in face of budget negotiation breakdown
2/17 - Greece attempting to sway 'fundamentalist economists' of Germany
2/17 - SC house subcommittee votes to close state's only HBCU
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