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WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 30: Assistant Attorney General Kenneth Wainstein of the National Security Division at U.S. Justice Department testifies during a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee October 31, 2007 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The hearing was focused on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, aka FISA, which set up a secret court of review to oversee classified surveillance. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

8 Fast Facts About The UNC Academic Fraud Scandal

According to an official report by former U.S. Justice Department official Kenneth Wainstein released Wednesday, there was more academic fraud than previously reported by the NCAA or the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.


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Probe Reveals Scope Of Academic Fraud At UNC Involving 3,100 Students

An academic fraud investigation at the University of North Carolina has found that more than 3,100 students were involved in a “shadow” curriculum” that occurred over nearly two decades.


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UNC Allows Former Athletes To Complete Degrees

North Carolina is inviting former athletes who left before completing coursework to return and earn their degrees.


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UNC Asks McCants To Meet Over Academic Allegations

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s compliance director reached out to former men’s basketball player Rashad McCants last month asking to meet and discuss his allegations of academic misconduct at the school.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–07/08/2014

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Blue Cross Gives $3M Gift To Aim For Better NC Food Habits

The foundation backed by North Carolina’s largest health insurer is putting another $3 million into helping more children in child care to eat healthy and exercise.


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Power Out In Chapel Hill After Crash

Some Chapel Hill residents and businesses lost electricity over the weekend when an automobile accident knocked down power lines.


Players walk on to the court before the tip off between the Boston College Eagles and University of North Carolina Tar Heels on Jan. 25, 2006 at the Dean Smith Center in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Ex-UNC Professor Charged Over No-Show Classes For Athletes

Nyang’Oro was chairman of the Department of African and Afro-American Studies. He resigned in 2011 during an investigation into grades awarded to Tar Heel athletes for no-show classes that required very little work.


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VP Biden Visiting NC To Help Sen. Hagan

Vice President Joe Biden has rescheduled his visit to North Carolina for later this week to raise money in part to help Sen. Kay Hagan’s re-election bid.


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East Carolina Rolls Past North Carolina 55-31

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s defense is battling the same struggles from a year ago while its high-scoring offense is misfiring. Now the Tar Heels are in a hole that could get deeper in the coming weeks.


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UNC Coach Roy Williams: “What Made Dean Retire Early Was The Stuff Outside The Court.”

Roy Williams talks with The Drive live from the Wyndham Championship about the PJ Hairston situation in Chapel Hill, the Caulton Tudor piece on Dean Smith retiring too early, and QCB talks with the coach whether or not Roy will wear a Gamecock sticker to the UNC/USC opening football game.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–08/14/2013



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