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2015-02-11 16:25:49

NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC is shocked by the brutal murders of three Muslim students in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

2015-01-09 12:26:42

GREENSBORO, N.C., Jan. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S.

2014-12-30 23:05:52

Chapel Hill’s Carolina Meadows has been named the Triangle’s largest continuing care retirement community by the Triangle Business Journal, based on total number of residents. Chapel

2014-11-06 12:24:15

Tar Heels are the First Collegiate Athletics Program to Align with REPREVE to Drive Recycling Education CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Nov.

2014-08-14 23:05:52

College classes are back in session, but as a growing number of parents — many of whom were university students in the ‘80s — prepare to send their kids to college, they’ll notice several

cancer classification system
2014-08-10 05:02:57

Researchers released some pretty incredible findings last week about cancer. In a multiple institute study, researchers looked closely at how cancers are classified.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.