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Officials Defend $80M Incentive for Speedway
1:00 pm
Fri August 22, 2008

Officials Defend $80M Incentive for Speedway Motorsports

NC Delegate Talks About Democratic Convention
1:00 pm
Fri August 22, 2008

NC Delegate Talks About Democratic Convention

Dozens of delegates from North Carolina are gathering in Denver for this week's Democratic National Convention. Judy Gilbert is a retired school teacher from Lincolnton, attending her 5th Democratic Convention. This year, Gilbert is an alternate delegate, pledged to Hillary Clinton. WFAE's Mark Rumsey spoke with Gilbert about her feelings heading into this week's convention.

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Cooking 101
1:00 pm
Fri August 22, 2008

Cooking 101

Hummingbirds Up Close
1:00 pm
Thu August 21, 2008

Hummingbirds Up Close

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This is peak hummingbird season in the Carolinas. Thousands of the tiny iridescent birds are on the move and fattening up for a long migration.
Susan Campbell has learned some amazing facts about ruby-throated hummingbirds through her research. For example: They start their migration to Mexico and Central America for the winter on the exact same day and time every year. And despite their miniscule size, their memory of food sources is so vivid that they visit the very same feeders - and even the same flowers - year after year as they migrate.

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NC Attorney General: Air Pollution Fight Will
1:00 pm
Thu August 21, 2008

NC Attorney General: Air Pollution Fight Will Continue Regardless of TVA Lawsuit Outcome

Clueless About Biotech? Here's a Primer
1:00 pm
Thu August 21, 2008

Clueless About Biotech? Here's a Primer

Duke CEO Jim Rogers on Cliffside
1:00 pm
Thu August 21, 2008

Duke CEO Jim Rogers on Cliffside

The head of Duke Energy says critics are unfounded in their claim that a new coal-fired plant at Duke's Cliffside Station would increase pollution. From WFAE's Carolinas Business Bureau, Simone Orendain reports.

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Duke Energy CEO Jim Rogers
1:00 pm
Thu August 21, 2008

Duke Energy CEO Jim Rogers

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Duke Energy CEO Jim Rogers
We visit with the head of Duke Energy on today's edition of Charlotte Talks with Mike Collins. Jim Rogers heads a multi-national company at the heart of energy supply in our region. Recently the corporation released a report looking at a lower carbon future and Mr. Rogers also speaks on climate related issues to the World Affairs Council later today. He also just returned from a trip to China and will have some insights on that country's future energy demands.
Guest
Jim Rogers - Chairman, President and CEO of Duke Energy Corp.

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Bush Proposal Could Bring More Money to Charlotte
1:00 pm
Wed August 20, 2008

Bush Proposal Could Bring More Money to Charlotte Roads

University Presidents Push for Lower Drinking Age
1:00 pm
Wed August 20, 2008

University Presidents Push for Lower Drinking Age

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