UNC-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol Folt said the university has received thousands of responses from students, faculty, alumni and the public about what should be done with the toppled Silent Sam Confederate statue.
With nowhere to go but home, some Hurricane Florence survivors will get FEMA help making temporary repairs on their storm-damaged houses. The new program will get them out of hotels and friends’ houses and back into their own.
A new study examines how much longer people could live if particulate pollution — such as soot from cars and trucks — was reduced to levels recommended by the World Health Organization. In Fresno, people could live a year longer, on average.