The short-sighted politics of sea-level rise in North Carolina

In North Carolina, the 30-year span is a reflection of a toothless coastal management program. But it wasn’t always this way. North Carolina, in the 1980s, led the nation in thinking of future generations by prohibiting beach-damaging seawalls and requiring setback lines controlling shorefront development.

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Meet the Wolfpack

VIDEO: Watch a timelapse video of over 800 images from the portrait sessions for the NC State Wolfpack's men's basketball team during media day at the Curtis & Jacqueline Dail Basketball Complex in Raleigh, N.C., Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016.
Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
Meet the Wolfpack 2:14

Meet the Wolfpack

Gender creative Charlie 1:32

Gender creative Charlie

Mother who went viral for taking her son to Justice speaks about gender creativity 4:23

Mother who went viral for taking her son to Justice speaks about gender creativity

Backstage jam with the Del McCoury and his band 2:32

Backstage jam with the Del McCoury and his band