May 10, 2021
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Is Epic Games’ showdown with Apple turning into a mismatch?

In this Saturday, March 14, 2020 file photo, an Apple logo adorns the facade of the downtown Brooklyn Apple store in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File) SAN RAMON, Calif. — If Epic Games hopes to dismantle the fortress surrounding

  • Mitchell enters final round at Quail Hollow up 2 on McIlroy

    Keith Mitchell leads Rory McIlroy by two shots entering the final round of the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte. (Jacob Kupferman / AP Photo) CHARLOTTE — Golf hasn’t had this much noise, this much energy, since
  • Family of Chris Cornell settles with doctor over his death

    FILE – This Sept. 23, 2011 file photo shows musician Chris Cornell in New York. The family of Chris Cornell and a doctor who they alleged over-prescribed him drugs before he died have agreed to a settle a lawsuit. Documents
  • Arizona’s community colleges to offer limited 4-year degrees

    Arizona Republican Gov. Doug Ducey signed into law a bill that allows Arizona’s community colleges to offer limited four-year college degrees, like Phoenix College, part of the Maricopa County Community College system, shown here Tuesday, May 4, 2021, in Phoenix.
  • Pentagon chief calls for ‘new vision’ for American defense

    Adm. John C. Aquilino, left to right, Adm. Philip S. Davidson with U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley participate during at a Change of Command ceremony for
  • House majority leader on the state budget, Emergency Management revamp

    FILE – North Carolina House Speaker Tim Moore, left, R-Kings Mountain, speaks to reporters, with Senate leader Phil Berger, R-Eden, and House Majority Leader John Bell, right, R-Wayne, at a news conference on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020 at state GOP
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Pentagon chief calls for ‘new vision’ for American defense

Adm. John C. Aquilino, left to right, Adm. Philip S. Davidson with U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley participate during at a Change of Command ceremony for

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House majority leader on the state budget, Emergency Management revamp

FILE – North Carolina House Speaker Tim Moore, left, R-Kings Mountain, speaks to reporters, with Senate leader Phil Berger, R-Eden, and House Majority Leader John Bell, right, R-Wayne, at a news conference on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020 at state GOP

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FDA expected to OK Pfizer vaccine for teens within week

FILE – In this April 26, 2021, file photo, East Hartford High School senior Sudeen Pryce, right, center, receives support from classmate Alexia Phipps, left, East Hartford High School Intervention Coordinator Mark Brown, second from left, and EMT Katrinna Greene,

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Hornets lose ground with home loss to Heat

Heat forward Jimmy Butler drives to the basket past Hornets guard Terry Rozier during Miami’s win Sunday in Charlotte. (Chris Carlson / AP Photo) CHARLOTTE — The NBA playoffs are approaching and the defending Eastern Conference champion Miami Heat are

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Nedeljkovic, Hamilton hook up for game-winning OT goal

Hurricanes defenseman Dougie Hamilton celebrates his game-winning overtime goal with teammate Sebastian Aho in Carolina’s 2-1 win Saturday over Columbus at PNC Arena. (Karl B. DeBlaker / AP Photo) RALEIGH — Dougie Hamilton scored a breakaway goal in overtime on

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ERICKSON: Failures to distinguish

Supporters for former Vice President Joe Biden and Black Lives Matter, rally prior to the vice presidential debate Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Jeff Swinger) How many people have died unjustly and unseen, out of mind

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Biden plan for cleaner power system faces daunting obstacles

FILE – People sit at the base of a transmission tower in North Arlington, N.J., Tuesday, April 6, 2021. The Biden White House is amplifying the push for its $2.3 trillion infrastructure package with the release of state-by-state breakdowns that

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MOORE: Unions sell out their own workers for the Biden energy plan

In this April 24, 2015, file photo, pumpjacks work in a field near Lovington, N.M. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File) Another pro-President Joe Biden union just told its rank-and-file members: Sorry, guys; you are all fired.  Last week, the United Mine

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Ted Budd enters 2022 U.S. Senate race

Three-term Republican U.S. Rep. Ted Budd is in. In a campaign video released Wednesday, Budd said, “I believe in freedom, capitalism and putting America first.“ Budd’s entry into the race follows former Gov. Pat McCrory two weeks ago and former U.S.

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PRAGER: The American civil war is over Judeo-Christian values

Dennis Prager attends Politicon at The Pasadena Convention Center on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2017, in Pasadena, Calif. (Photo by Colin Young-Wolff/Invision/AP) Conservatives often speak of Judeo-Christian values and how the current civil war in the United States and the rest