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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The leader of the North Carolina House said Tuesday his chamber would seek to address financial worries from Gov. Pat McCrory over a Senate bill that prevents the state from offering or operating optional portions of the federal health care overhaul.
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The happy chatter of children finishing snacks, playing games and working on crafts filled the room one recent afternoon at Friendly House, a neighborhood center on Grafton Hill in Worcester. Volunteer tutors from area colleges were on hand to help with homework, which was next on the after-school program's schedule.
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Devion Allen peers wistfully through a door window at the school he used to attend. Those who live outside his gritty, violence-plagued neighborhood might dismiss this towering brick building as just another failing urban school.
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The Ashes second test and a lineup followed by Nine News, Christmas with the Australian Women’s Weekly and 60 Minutes helped Channel Nine dominate the top five programs and audience share last night, according to OzTam. Saturday’s viewing was also dominated by the cricket with the Australian team looking to press home their advantage against England, […] The post Dominant Australian display in ...