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NC families struggling, don’t support reopening
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
RALEIGH – A survey of more than 1,300 North Carolina families finds over 60% say they have lost income, or expect to, due to the coronavirus pandemic. Released by ParentsTogether and Down Home North Carolina, the poll also found respondents do not support fully reopening the state's economy now. Gwen Frisbie-Fulton, communications director for Down
 
Police chief: Protests in Raleigh devolved into ‘anarchy’
Monday, June 1, 2020
RALEIGH — North Carolina’s capital city is cleaning up after a night of protests over the death of George Floyd led to what the city’s police chief described as “anarchy.” News outlets report police fired rubber bullets, tear gas and pepper spray at protesters and journalists after an initially peaceful protest that drew more
 
NC capital imposes curfew amid protests
Monday, June 1, 2020
RALEIGH — North Carolina’s capital city is enacting a curfew starting Monday night, after two nights of protests sparked by the latest killing of a black man by police led to street fires, store break-ins, and fireworks being thrown at officers. Raleigh Mayor Mary-Ann Baldwin issued a statement saying the curfew will run each night from 8 p.m.
 
Top ways to reach your target market
Monday, June 1, 2020
An amazing product, a phenomenal business model and a great team may put you on the right path, but, ultimately, they mean little to your chances for success as a business owner if you don't get in front of your target market. Fully understanding your target audience and developing the right methods to reach those consumers can take time, but you can get a
 
George Floyd's ministry friends speak out
Sunday, May 31, 2020
Roaming through the Cuney Homes Projects in Houston, Texas, a predominantly African American neighborhood, pastor Patrick “PT” Ngwolo of Resurrection Houston went looking for disciples. Flyers in hand, he walked the streets promoting a coming concert featuring the Christian rap artists Reconcile and Corey Paul. At the show, one man loomed tall
 
America is sick, with no signs of a cure
Sunday, May 31, 2020
America is sick and wheezing. Its wounds are festering with open warfare on cultural issues and a fractured political system that hasn’t been this ugly since the Vietnam War. On the other hand, that old-time tradition of killing her black inhabitants continues unabated. Notice we didn’t say citizens. We’re subjects, controlled by law but
 
Caylin Newton follows big brother footsteps
Friday, May 29, 2020
Caylin Newton, younger brother of former Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newson, is now an Auburn Tiger. Newton announced on his Twitter page that he was transferring to Auburn, following in big brother’s footsteps. Cam Newton, the 2010 Heisman Trophy winner, led the Tigers to the 2011 BCS National Championship. Caylin Newton was the starting QB
 
NC congresswoman tackles maternal health disparities
Friday, May 29, 2020
During a press conference on April 16, 12th District Congresswoman Alma Adams held up a picture of Kira Johnson, a woman she’d never met but whose tragic death compelled her to act. Johnson, 39, was in exceptional health and had the best prenatal care. In 2016, she had a planned cesarean section for her second child at Cedars Sinai hospital in Los
 
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NC families struggling, don’t support reopening

RALEIGH – A survey of more than 1,300 North Carolina families finds over 60% say they have

Police chief: Protests in Raleigh devolved into ‘anarchy’

RALEIGH — North Carolina’s capital city is cleaning up after a night of protests

NC capital imposes curfew amid protests

RALEIGH — North Carolina’s capital city is enacting a curfew starting Monday night,