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UNC women’s basketball coach resigns after review finds she made ‘racially insensitive’ remarks

University of North Carolina’s longtime head women’s basketball coach, Sylvia Hatchell, has resigned after a university-commissioned review found she made “racially insensitive” comments, the school’s athletics director and other officials announced. Hatchell also wielded “undue influence” regarding player’s medical issues and pressured them to play, frustrating — but not swaying — the team’s medical staff,…MORE

3 dead as powerful storms barrel through the Deep South

Powerful storms pounded the Deep South with rains and strong winds, killing at least three people and threatening some areas with tornadoes on Good Friday. A tornado watch is in effect for parts of Alabama, Florida and Georgia until 9 a.m. ET., the National Weather Service said. In Mississippi, rains flooded neighborhoods as strong winds…MORE

Kim Foxx’s chief ethics officer and a special prosecutor submit resignations

Two top officials have resigned from the office of Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx. The resignations come from special prosecutor Mark Rotert and chief ethics officer April Perry, and are not related to the Jussie Smollett case, according to the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office. In her resignation letter, Perry said she is leaving…MORE

Pink Moon set to illuminate the skies on Friday

Moon gazers be ready! April’s full moon, known as the Pink Moon, is set to premiere on Friday. The moon will appear larger than average because it will be three days past perigee, the point in its orbit when it is nearest to Earth, according to Space.com. Although the name suggests the moon will appear…MORE

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Dave Says: Don’t go too far

Dave Says: Don’t go too far

Do you think it would be an appropriate real-world exercise if we started charging our 17-year-old son a very small amount in rent each month to prepare him for life when he leaves home?