Google Fiber is adding more communities to its Triangle network and in Charlotte, won't be making any changes in its TV offering, and is stepping up its commitment to bridging the digital divide, a Triangle exec tells WRAL TechWire.
Increasing pollution worldwide is proving deadlier than war, natural disasters or smoking, according to a new report published in the Lancet medical journal. Based largely on 2015 data from the Global Burden of Disease, the report estimates that at least 9 million premature deaths were caused during the year by diseases from toxic exposure.
Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined.
The Oakland Raiders scored two apparent game-winning touchdowns that didn't count. The Kansas City Chiefs forced incompletions on back-to-back plays that ended with 0:00 on the clock only to have the game extended by penalties.
Scott Darling was brought to Carolina to be the starter. For the first time in four starts he showed why general manager Ron Francis had so much faith in someone who'd never carried around that kind of responsibility.