With the finale looming after 4 suicides, NC State’s students are outlining what needs to change

RALEIGH, NC — Trigger Warning: NC State students struggling with suicide, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, racism, grief It’s graduation week on the North Carolina State University campus and the air is bitter. Bitter partly from the change of seasons. And bitter, partly from the general nostalgia that comes from a semester in which four students … Read more

Texas Rep. Dan Crenshaw proposes a $6,500 bonus for border patrol officers

House Member Dan Crenshaw (R-Texas) introduced legislation proposing a $6,500 “operational bonus” for agents serving along high-traffic areas of the US border. The specific legislation entitled The Customs and Border Protection Crisis Hardship and Service Remuneration Act of 2022 proposes a bonus of $250 per pay period for agents serving “along a border where more … Read more

Tips for communities to track ARPA funding

Funds from the American Rescue Plan Act are intended to help the nation recover from the COVID-19 pandemic and can be used for many purposes. This can make it difficult to track how governments are spending these funds. Since January, the Carolina Public Press has been investigating how western North Carolina’s local governments are spending … Read more

The Flash movie’s release date is pushed up by a week

Once again, Warner Bros. has pushed back the release date for DC’s long-awaited The Flash, only this time it’s been pushed back by a week to June 2023. DC’s The Lightning The film’s release date has been pushed back by a week. The Lightning Directed by Andy Muschietti (mother, It, It: chapter two) and produced … Read more

The search for answers heads into Rivalry Week for Colorado men’s basketball – Longmont Times-Call

SEATTLE — The Colorado men’s basketball team’s struggles have pushed the program into uncharted territory. At least in Tad Boyle’s coaching era. Sunday’s error-filled 73-63 loss in Washington dropped the Buffaloes to 4-5 while going winless in their first two games of the Pac-12 conference. It’s the worst record in the first nine games of … Read more