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Pediatric Stem Cell Procedure, A Charlotte First
1:00 pm
Wed July 30, 2008

Pediatric Stem Cell Procedure, A Charlotte First

Charlotte's young patients previously had to go to Chapel Hill or Duke to have stem cell tranplants done. But this week, the first stem cell procedure on a child to ever take place in Charlotte is scheduled at a local hospital. WFAE's Simone Orendain reports.

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Staycations and Local Trips
1:00 pm
Tue July 29, 2008

Staycations and Local Trips

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Charlotte Pursues Cabarrus Annexation
1:00 pm
Tue July 29, 2008

Charlotte Pursues Cabarrus Annexation

The Charlotte City Council set in motion last night a process to annex a sliver of Cabarrus County. The proposal has some high-profile opposition. WFAE's Julie Rose reports.

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Cycling Event at LMS
1:00 pm
Tue July 29, 2008

Cycling Event at LMS

Bill Wiseman is president of the Carolina Cycling Time Trial Association, and he says tomorrow's event is the nation's largest time trial for amateur cyclists. He spoke with WFAE's Julie Rose.

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Rising Power, Shrinking Planet
1:00 pm
Mon July 28, 2008

Rising Power, Shrinking Planet

Rising Power, Shrinking Planet
Oil, energy and how it affects the US and the world is our topic today. Michael Klare will join us. He's the author of Rising Powers, Shrinking Planet: The New Geopolitics of Energy. We'll discuss his thoughts on geopolitics and the future of oil.
Since this is an encore presentation, we won't be able to take your phone calls.

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CMS Number 2 Man Leaving
1:00 pm
Mon July 28, 2008

CMS Number 2 Man Leaving

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Deputy Superintendent Maurice "Mo" Green has accepted a position to head Guilford County Schools. Green's been associated with CMS since 1993 and for the past two years, he has been Superintendent Peter Gorman's right hand man. WFAE's Simone Orendain spoke with Green who says it was Gorman - his boss and mentor - who prompted him to pursue the Guilford superintendent's post.

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Taco Truck Owners Concerned Over City Council
1:00 pm
Mon July 28, 2008

Taco Truck Owners Concerned Over City Council Meeting

Charlotte's taco truck owners are worried tonight's city council meeting will not turn out well for them. WFAE's Julie Rose reports.

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Americans and Saving
1:00 pm
Fri July 25, 2008

Americans and Saving

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Hear Dr. Thomas Leitner tell one of his famous
1:00 pm
Fri July 25, 2008

Hear Dr. Thomas Leitner tell one of his famous jokes.

http://66.225.205.104/leitner joke.mp3

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Area Doctor Hosts Vas Bash
1:00 pm
Fri July 25, 2008

Area Doctor Hosts Vas Bash

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Topics that were once taboo are increasingly on the tip of tongues these days. Drugs for erectile dysfunction, birth control and sexually-transmitted diseases are advertised on primetime TV as commonly as breakfast cereal. One Charlotte-area doctor is taking that openness to new heights.
Hear Dr. Thomas Leitner tell one of his famous jokes.
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