Bezos had been criticized for not signing the Giving Pledge, a campaign to encourage billionaires to donate the majority of their wealth through philanthropy.
Kim Kardashian wants to "use [her] voice" to help bring justice to children.
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🎧 The hosts discuss various ethical scenarios of three big upcoming holidays.
Talking with teachers about the beginning of the school year has me feeling optimistic. Everyone I talk to reports their students are energized, eager and motivated. This is a welcome change from the way students have been feeling for the past couple of years.
Before the April primary, NC-13 Republican candidate Bo Hines released a commercial that said, “abortion is absolutely murder ...” In late June, Hines said he’d remain “proudly pro-life.” That was the last day he mentioned abortion in a social media post.
Author Barbara Ehrenreich challenged conventional thinking about class, religion and the very idea of an American dream.
The Lynchburg Humane Society has brought a second group of 20 beagles to its Center for Pets as part of thousands being removed from a mass breeding facility following animal welfare concerns.
Twitter's former cybersecurity chief alleges the company is reckless and negligent, warning of grave threats to national security and democracy.
Norway's Directorate of Fisheries said Freya was put down early Sunday “based on an overall assessment of the continued threat to human safety.”
The ability to create embryos from stem cells without eggs or sperm is revolutionary, but for many, it also raises ethical question marks.
The Humane Society of the United States is coordinating the removal of approximately 4,000 beagles that were housed at the Envigo facility in Cumberland County, which bred dogs to be sold to laboratories for animal experimentation.
The next battlefield has been clearly delineated. This time, politicians are going after our right to use birth control.
“Succession” received a leading 25 Emmy nominations Tuesday. Here's the full list of nominees.
1 in 5 North Carolinians is in collections for medical debt. Should lawmakers fix that?
Republican U.S. Rep. Steven Palazzo is facing his largest-ever field of challengers after a congressional ethics watchdog raised questions abo…
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There are politicians and commentators claim that immigrants, and unauthorized immigrants in particular, commit a lot of crime. Are these claims true? The topic is discussed in this week's episode of the Utterly Moderate Podcast.
The succession of Ketanji Brown Jackson, age 51, for Justice Stephen Breyer, 83, will add a shot of youthfulness to the Supreme Court and may present an opportunity for a reset at an institution whose reputation has slipped.
He was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds…
The Burke County Board of Education has scheduled two work sessions for this week. Both meetings are work sessions and no action is scheduled …
They are some of the most intelligent creatures on the planet, but one company wants to start farming them. Veuer’s Tony Spitz has the details.