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Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke perform onstage during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards at the Barclays Center on Aug. 25, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for MTV)

Bar Bans ‘Blurred Lines’ After UNC Student Complained Song Promoted Rape Culture

A bar has banned Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” to be played after a University of North Carolina student complained that the song promoted sexual violence.

04/16/2014

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Study: Fast Food Not Biggest Issue Behind Rise In Childhood Obesity Rates

Researchers have learned that, despite some claims to the contrary, fast food is not the leading cause of rising childhood obesity rates in America.

01/16/2014

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N. Carolina Beats Cincinnati 39-17 In Belk Bowl

T.J. Logan returned a kickoff 78 yards for a touchdown, and Ryan Switzer scored on an 86-yard punt return to help North Carolina beat Cincinnati 39-17 on Saturday for its first Belk Bowl victory in four attempts.

12/28/2013

A majority of Americans do not deal with end-of-life issues, with only about a quarter of US adults having completed a living will. JEAN-SEBASTIEN EVRARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Majority Of US Adults Make No End-Of-Life Plans

A majority of Americans do not deal with end-of-life issues, with only about a quarter of US adults having completed a living will.

12/15/2013

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. (Photo By 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.

12/02/2013

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Study: Greenhouse Gas Reductions Could Stave Off Millions Of Premature Deaths

The findings of a new study indicate that a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions might prevent the premature deaths of millions of people.

09/25/2013

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Hitting To All Fields: Why Hate SEC Football?!?

First and foremost, Welcome Back Travelle Wharton to the Carolina Panthers…Originally drafted by Carolina in 2004, Wharton spent last year with the Cincinnati Bengals…

08/28/2013

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Gun Rights Group Cites On-Campus Sex Assaults In Ads Against UNC Gun Policy

A gun-rights advocacy group is running radio commercials criticizing University of North Carolina system leaders for opposing a bill that would allow students and staff to bring a concealed pistol on campus.

05/28/2013

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Andrew Wiggins And The Tar Heels

By now, most college basketball fans know who Andrew Wiggins is and what kind of impact he will have on the school of his choice.  The best high school basketball player since LeBron James will […]

CBS Charlotte–04/04/2013

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UNC Honor Court Suspends Charges Against Student Accused Of Intimidating Man She Says Raped Her

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s chancellor asked the school’s student-led honor system Tuesday to suspend proceedings against a student it accuses of intimidating the man she says sexually assaulted her.

03/26/2013

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