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North Carolina students in early elementary education are reading more proficiently today compared to a year ago, according to the results of a new analysis.
North Carolina students in early elementary education are reading more proficiently today compared to a year ago, according to the results of a new analysis.
 
A majority of Americans believe the ongoing crisis at the border represents some level of “invasion,” according to a new NPR/Ipsos poll.
A majority of Americans believe the ongoing crisis at the border represents some level of “invasion,” according to a new NPR/Ipsos poll.
 
Cheri Beasley Said She Would be “Glad” for Joe Biden to Come to North Carolina, but We’re Betting that Rally will Never Happen Because No One Wants to Celebrate Biden/Beasley Policies!
Cheri Beasley Said She Would be “Glad” for Joe Biden to Come to North Carolina, but We’re Betting that Rally will Never Happen Because No One Wants to Celebrate Biden/Beasley Policies!
 
The Biden administration’s Department of Education announced millions of dollars in funding for colleges that train more minority teachers.
The Biden administration’s Department of Education announced millions of dollars in funding for colleges that train more minority teachers.
 
According to sources, local woman Grace Barton committed to reveal her most recent Target receipt to her husband by noon today, but when she submitted the document, almost every word and line item on the receipt was redacted with a thick black bar.
According to sources, local woman Grace Barton committed to reveal her most recent Target receipt to her husband by noon today, but when she submitted the document, almost every word and line item on the receipt was redacted with a thick black bar.
 
The Inflation Reduction Act is poised to reduce after-tax incomes for Americans across every income bracket, according to a report released last week by the Tax Foundation.
The Inflation Reduction Act is poised to reduce after-tax incomes for Americans across every income bracket, according to a report released last week by the Tax Foundation.
 
The group Students for Fair Admissions claims that UNC is using the same arguments as 1950s-era segregationists to defend its race-based admissions policy.
The group Students for Fair Admissions claims that UNC is using the same arguments as 1950s-era segregationists to defend its race-based admissions policy.
 
Daily Wire Editor Emeritus Ben Shapiro warned Americans Friday that the Centers for Disease Control‘s (CDC) announcement of a “shake-up” really just means the agency wants more power.
Daily Wire Editor Emeritus Ben Shapiro warned Americans Friday that the Centers for Disease Control‘s (CDC) announcement of a “shake-up” really just means the agency wants more power.
 
Back in the “bobby-sox 60’s” era Neil Sedaka recorded the song, “Breaking Up is Hard to Do.” I thought about it in contemplating a break-up of my own.
Back in the “bobby-sox 60’s” era Neil Sedaka recorded the song, “Breaking Up is Hard to Do.” I thought about it in contemplating a break-up of my own.
 
Asset management company Vanguard hosted a diversity training in July asking white men to accept “uncomfortable” criticism about their implicit biases, footage obtained by The Daily Wire shows.
Asset management company Vanguard hosted a diversity training in July asking white men to accept “uncomfortable” criticism about their implicit biases, footage obtained by The Daily Wire shows.
 
Local wife and mother of three Hannah Baxter was tired of constantly reminding her husband, Brad, to put his socks in the dirty clothes hamper.
Local wife and mother of three Hannah Baxter was tired of constantly reminding her husband, Brad, to put his socks in the dirty clothes hamper.
 
The North Carolina Supreme Court ruled Friday that a constitutional amendment implementing voter ID requirements may be invalid because the legislature that passed it was racially gerrymandered.
The North Carolina Supreme Court ruled Friday that a constitutional amendment implementing voter ID requirements may be invalid because the legislature that passed it was racially gerrymandered.
 
THE PRESIDENT: Hey, folks. Well, good afternoon. When America made 12 years of public education universal in the last century, we became — not figuratively, literally — the best-educated public in the world and better prepared than any other nation.
THE PRESIDENT: Hey, folks. Well, good afternoon. When America made 12 years of public education universal in the last century, we became — not figuratively, literally — the best-educated public in the world and better prepared than any other nation.
 
An elite all-girls school in Tennessee has announced that it is pausing a policy that would allow students who identify as a girls to enroll, meaning that boys who said that they were girls could have joined the school.
An elite all-girls school in Tennessee has announced that it is pausing a policy that would allow students who identify as a girls to enroll, meaning that boys who said that they were girls could have joined the school.
 
America needs bold action by Republican Senators and Congressman if it is to be saved from the devastation caused by the Democrats/Biden administration.   Half measures will not do.
America needs bold action by Republican Senators and Congressman if it is to be saved from the devastation caused by the Democrats/Biden administration.   Half measures will not do.
 
Alec Baldwin took to social media Friday and hit back against the recent findings in an FBI report about the fatal shooting on the set of his movie “Rust” that left cinematographer Halyna Hutchins dead.
Alec Baldwin took to social media Friday and hit back against the recent findings in an FBI report about the fatal shooting on the set of his movie “Rust” that left cinematographer Halyna Hutchins dead.
 
N.C. legislative leaders argue that state courts' decision to throw out a congressional election map is "irreconcilable" with the U.S. Constitution.
N.C. legislative leaders argue that state courts' decision to throw out a congressional election map is "irreconcilable" with the U.S. Constitution.
 
An exclusive report by RedState found that the campaign to recall Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascón was unsuccessful due to the campaign’s negligence and willingness to turn in invalid petition signatures, mislead donors, and allegedly request workers to break the law.
An exclusive report by RedState found that the campaign to recall Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascón was unsuccessful due to the campaign’s negligence and willingness to turn in invalid petition signatures, mislead donors, and allegedly request workers to break the law.
 
Following a pair of introductory workouts in shorts and helmets, East Carolina moved to the second phase of fall camp donning shoulder pads for the first time as the Pirates completed their third session on Hight Field inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex Friday morning.
Following a pair of introductory workouts in shorts and helmets, East Carolina moved to the second phase of fall camp donning shoulder pads for the first time as the Pirates completed their third session on Hight Field inside the Cliff Moore Practice Complex Friday morning.
 
Half of American business leaders plan to reduce headcounts at their companies, according to a new survey from accounting firm PwC.
Half of American business leaders plan to reduce headcounts at their companies, according to a new survey from accounting firm PwC.
 
New dad Lowell Cherry said that he is recovering well after a trying ordeal in the delivery room for the birth of his fifth child.
New dad Lowell Cherry said that he is recovering well after a trying ordeal in the delivery room for the birth of his fifth child.
 
MR. HASAN: Hi, everyone, this is Abdullah from the White House. Thanks for joining today’s background briefing on the student loans announcement.
MR. HASAN: Hi, everyone, this is Abdullah from the White House. Thanks for joining today’s background briefing on the student loans announcement.
 
What does President Joe Biden’s special climate envoy office led by John Kerry really do as he flies around the globe in gas-guzzling jets?
What does President Joe Biden’s special climate envoy office led by John Kerry really do as he flies around the globe in gas-guzzling jets?
 
Apple has added an exciting new reality show to its streaming lineup which will follow the Clintons around as they murder anyone who might have dirt on them.
Apple has added an exciting new reality show to its streaming lineup which will follow the Clintons around as they murder anyone who might have dirt on them.
 
The third man convicted of kidnapping and burying alive 26 children and their bus driver in 1976 will be released on parole.
The third man convicted of kidnapping and burying alive 26 children and their bus driver in 1976 will be released on parole.
 
Someone asked me yesterday if women have surged relative to men in North Carolina’s voter registration rolls since the Dobbs v. Jackson decision on June 24 overturning Roe v. Wade.
Someone asked me yesterday if women have surged relative to men in North Carolina’s voter registration rolls since the Dobbs v. Jackson decision on June 24 overturning Roe v. Wade.
 
As prices at the pump remain 64% higher than those at the time of President Joe Biden’s inauguration, CNN Business’ front page was emblazoned with the headline: “America got a raise.”
As prices at the pump remain 64% higher than those at the time of President Joe Biden’s inauguration, CNN Business’ front page was emblazoned with the headline: “America got a raise.”
 
Congress is replete with examples such as those cited above where members have knowledge of federal funding and then use that insider knowledge to engage in all kinds of financial business activities that take advantage of their superior knowledge.
Congress is replete with examples such as those cited above where members have knowledge of federal funding and then use that insider knowledge to engage in all kinds of financial business activities that take advantage of their superior knowledge.
 
A family in South Auckland, New Zealand, received the grimmest surprise of their lives when they opened two suitcases they had bought at an auctions last week to discover the bodies of two young children.
A family in South Auckland, New Zealand, received the grimmest surprise of their lives when they opened two suitcases they had bought at an auctions last week to discover the bodies of two young children.
 
Dreamers are part of the fabric of this nation. They serve on the frontlines of the pandemic response. They are students, entrepreneurs, and small business owners. Many serve bravely in our military. They’ve only ever known America as their home.
Dreamers are part of the fabric of this nation. They serve on the frontlines of the pandemic response. They are students, entrepreneurs, and small business owners. Many serve bravely in our military. They’ve only ever known America as their home.
 
Strategic Petroleum Reserve levels have reached their lowest levels in four decades as autumn and winter weather conditions approach, according to data from the Energy Information Administration.
Strategic Petroleum Reserve levels have reached their lowest levels in four decades as autumn and winter weather conditions approach, according to data from the Energy Information Administration.
 
"Whoa, bro. Whoa," said Joe Rogan as he interviewed Mark Zuckerberg earlier this week. "Did... did you just, like, blink your eyes sideways?"
"Whoa, bro. Whoa," said Joe Rogan as he interviewed Mark Zuckerberg earlier this week. "Did... did you just, like, blink your eyes sideways?"
 
Rainbow-colored fentanyl pills resembling candy and sidewalk chalk pouring over the southern border are plaguing cities nationwide.
Rainbow-colored fentanyl pills resembling candy and sidewalk chalk pouring over the southern border are plaguing cities nationwide.
 
It is theoretically possible that our Communist Democrat government just acts in ill-considered ways and is overwhelmed by the unintended consequences of its own actions. But I find that hard to believe. I think they know exactly what they are doing and are doing it on purpose.
It is theoretically possible that our Communist Democrat government just acts in ill-considered ways and is overwhelmed by the unintended consequences of its own actions. But I find that hard to believe. I think they know exactly what they are doing and are doing it on purpose.
 
Multiple people are reported dead after two small airplanes collided in mid air as they were attempting to land at the Watsonville Municipal Airport in Santa Cruz, California, Thursday afternoon.
Multiple people are reported dead after two small airplanes collided in mid air as they were attempting to land at the Watsonville Municipal Airport in Santa Cruz, California, Thursday afternoon.
 
Students have a right to a sound basic education. It is hard to argue with that. But who decides what that looks like in a 2022 action plan for today and tomorrow’s N.C. school kids?
Students have a right to a sound basic education. It is hard to argue with that. But who decides what that looks like in a 2022 action plan for today and tomorrow’s N.C. school kids?
 
Arizona officials are crying foul play after part of the state’s temporary border barrier mysteriously fell over.
Arizona officials are crying foul play after part of the state’s temporary border barrier mysteriously fell over.
 
My latest article for the American Institute for Economic Research finds a flicker of good news amid the blizzard of bad news that has marked the Biden years so far. That good news is the recent Supreme Court ruling in West Virginia v. Environmental Protection Agency:
My latest article for the American Institute for Economic Research finds a flicker of good news amid the blizzard of bad news that has marked the Biden years so far. That good news is the recent Supreme Court ruling in West Virginia v. Environmental Protection Agency:
 
Japan’s National Tax Agency, a government division responsible for collecting taxes, is sponsoring a unique business strategy contest in hopes of enticing more young people to drink alcohol.
Japan’s National Tax Agency, a government division responsible for collecting taxes, is sponsoring a unique business strategy contest in hopes of enticing more young people to drink alcohol.
 
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