News archive from 21 November 2014, page 3

Luke Maye leads Hough to 55-50 victory over Lake Norman

Luke Maye leads Hough to 55-50 victory over Lake Norman

CORNELIUS Hough boys basketball coach Jason Grube had just one thought with less than 40 seconds left in the Huskies' game against Lake Norman. “I was like, ‘Oh boy, we've gotta keep this from become a one-possession game,'...

 

UNC men's soccer beats James Madison 6-0

CHAPEL HILL After some late-season struggles, North Carolina appears to have its offense back on track. Andy Craven notched his second hat trick of the season and added an assist, and Alan Winn had a goal and an assist as North Carolina shut out...

 
Murkowski should help US take steps against climate change

Murkowski should help US take steps against climate change

This week, it’s the sea stars. All along the coast, millions of sea stars have been washing up dead, victims of a new virus in the marine ecosystem. What’s interesting, and rather scary, is that the virus seems to have been present for decades without...

 
Michael Carey: A look back, all the way to the trap line

Michael Carey: A look back, all the way to the trap line

The kid who grew up eating moose meat in the shadow of his father's trapline is a senior citizen. He turned 70 on Nov. 17. He enjoys the geezer rate in museums, on buses and when ordering breakfast at Denny's Friday morning with graying friends. I was...

 
Fast-food pizza hits new heights at 800 Degrees

Fast-food pizza hits new heights at 800 Degrees

Fullscreen Next, each pizza is topped to order with a huge array of high-quality ingredients, about 40 choices in all, plus white pizza and pesto variants. (Photo: Larry Olmsted for USA TODAY) Fullscreen A traditional pizza margherita,...

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Florida woman latest to accuse Cosby of forced sex

Florida woman latest to accuse Cosby of forced sex

BOCA RATON, Fla. A Florida woman who came forward Thursday became the fourth in recent weeks to say Bill Cosby gave her pills that made her feel groggy then forced himself on her sexually. Therese Serignese, now 57 and a nurse in Boca Raton, said the...

 
Staff stressed? Office tweaks can work wonders

Staff stressed? Office tweaks can work wonders

Hello Gladys, I am not an entrepreneur. I'm the manager of a health insurance company. But I believe I have some of the same problems that an entrepreneur encounters, especially when it comes to employees. I run into problems getting my staff to do...

 
Businesses turn to 3-D printing to shorten R&D time

Businesses turn to 3-D printing to shorten R&D time

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Three-dimensional printing sounds like science fiction, but it's being applied to some old-fashioned trades, such as wood carving at Knickerbocker Bench in Congers. "Once I came up with that basic design, I wanted to see what...

 
In speech to industry groups, Walker says he's not their enemy

In speech to industry groups, Walker says he's not their enemy

Gov.-elect Bill Walker continued his efforts Thursday to assure the state’s resource industry that he is not their enemy, this time in a speech to the 35th annual conference of the Resource Development Council in Anchorage. “You can’t be anything but...

 

Elderly S. Korean gets 20 years in jail for arson

SEOUL, South Korea An elderly dementia patient in South Korea has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for setting a fire at a hospital for the elderly that killed 22 people. Gwangju District Court spokesman Han Ji-hyeong says the 81-year-old man was...

 

Chinese journalist tried on state secrets charge

BEIJING A veteran journalist who is one of the best-known intellectuals to have been imprisoned for supporting the 1989 Tiananmen pro-democracy protests has gone on trial in closed-door proceedings in Beijing on new accusations of leaking state...

 
Mecklenburg County District Attorney's office to review cellphone cases

Mecklenburg County District Attorney's office to review cellphone cases

The Mecklenburg County District Attorney's office will review hundreds of criminal cases after a judge unsealed related records that allowed police to secretly track cellphones in their investigations. The records give the fullest account to date...

 

Cosby takes show to Bahamas amid trouble at home

NASSAU, Bahamas Bill Cosby has taken his comedy show on the road in the Bahamas as controversy surrounds him at home. The 77-year-old entertainer performed Thursday in a small theater at the Atlantis resort in a benefit for a women's service...

 
Indian guru in deadly standoff due in court

Indian guru in deadly standoff due in court

NEW DELHI An Indian guru at the center of a deadly standoff with police was set to appear in court Friday after he was arrested at his sprawling ashram for refusing to answer murder charges. Nearly 15,000 supporters of the 63-year-old Sant Rampal were...

 
Tar Heels roll Duke 45-20, end Blue Devils' division title hopes

Tar Heels roll Duke 45-20, end Blue Devils' division title hopes

DURHAM Duke is not going back to the ACC championship game. North Carolina made sure of that. The Tar Heels jumped all over the Blue Devils on the national stage on Thursday night, ending Duke's division title hopes and a rare two-game losing streak...

 

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