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Monday, May 8, 2017 at 03:37 PM EDT

Changing Minds: An NBC4 Special Project

Changing Minds: An NBC4 Special Project

NBC4 is shining a light on mental health and mental illness by providing education, information and hope.

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 at 09:00 PM EDT

Amazon Shipping Expired Food, From Baby Formula to Jerky

Amazon Shipping Expired Food, From Baby Formula to Jerky

Amazon’s sprawling marketplace, consisting of millions of third-party sellers, has become a go-to site for many grocery shoppers, especially since the company’s acquisition of Whole Foods over two years...

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 at 03:31 PM EDT

4th Legionnaires' Disease Death Reported in North Carolina

4th Legionnaires' Disease Death Reported in North Carolina

North Carolina health officials say a fourth person has died from Legionnaires' disease. The N.C. Department of Health and Human Resources said in a statement on Friday that its Division of Public Health has...

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 at 03:13 AM EDT

Where You Die Can Affect Your Chance of Being an Organ Donor

Where You Die Can Affect Your Chance of Being an Organ Donor

One man's case illustrates troubling uncertainty in a transplant system run by government contractors that are under fire for letting potentially usable organs go to waste. The Associated Press took a close...

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 08:27 PM EDT

As the Lab-Grown Meat Industry Grows, Scientists Debate If It Could Exacerbate Climate Change

As the Lab-Grown Meat Industry Grows, Scientists Debate If It Could Exacerbate Climate Change

Companies across the world are moving quickly to bring to the market hamburgers and other meat products that are grown from animal cells in a lab. This month, Israeli-based company Future Meat Technologies...

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