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April 22, 2018

Fatima Faruq did not go to her high school senior prom. She had a new son back then, 18 years ago, and was focused on saving money for what would be her first apartment.

Now, her son, Nassir Al-Faruq, is a high school senior. In recent months, as his own prom neared, he thought about the sacrifice…


Festivals set stage for youth and the arts

April 20, 2018

The 14th Community Youth Arts Festival will bring 150 visual and performing artists to Greenville on Sunday, leaving some people to wonder how on earth they had never heard of this before.

The newly named festival is actually two celebrations in one. The event combines the ECU Youth Arts Festival…


Train full of NYC sewage raises stink in Alabama

April 19, 2018

PARRISH, Ala. — A stinking trainload of human waste from New York City is stranded in a tiny Alabama town, spreading a stench like a giant backed-up toilet — and the “poop train” is just the latest example of the South being used as a dumping ground for other states’…


Cookie Monster shares cribbed philosophies, and a few recipes, in his first book

April 18, 2018

Like another classic figure in history whose name begins with C: He came, he saw, he conquered. Cookie Monster, at The Washington Post.

Then again, there were no signs of resistance.

The beloved blue Sesame Street character has a new book, you see, called “The Joy of Cookies: Cookie…