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Each week we'll run a quiz testing your knowledge of the past week's events. The answers to these questions can be found in The News & Observer issues from last Sunday through Friday.

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Kansas teens fired for discussing unequal pay find new jobs

Two weeks ago, Jensen Walcott and Jake Reed were fired from their summer jobs for discussing wages. The National Labor Relations Board says it’s illegal to fire employees for sharing pay information. Walcott and Reed said Thursday they didn’t expect the story to receive national attention.

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North Carolina quintuplets turn 18 despite warnings from doctors

The Miller quintuplets of Wake Forest, N.C. who are about to turn 18 years old, are thriving, despite the warnings doctors told their parents. Nancy and Kent Miller gave birth to the quintuplets in 1998. At the time they were the only surviving set born in North Carolina.
Jill Knight jhknight@newsobserver.com
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North Carolina quintuplets turn 18 despite warnings from doctors

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