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It’s the kind of news that makes emoji lovers shed a cartoon-like tear: A new study suggests a “smiley face emoji and similar emoticons included in work-related e-mails may not create a positive impression and could even undermine information sharing.”

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  • SCOTT HOLLIFIELD
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It’s the kind of news that makes emoji lovers shed a cartoon-like tear: A new study suggests a “smiley face emoji and similar emoticons included in work-related e-mails may not create a positive impression and could even undermine information sharing.”

  • BY JOHN R. BALL, MD Board Chair WYATT STEVENS Immediate Past Board Chair JOHN F. A. V. CECIL Past Board Chair
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We don't pick any fight lightly, and certainly not with Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC), our state’s overwhelmingly dominant insurer.

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  • SCOTT HOLLIFIELD
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It’s a correction no media outlet wants to make. As the Dallas Morning News put it so delicately on July 17, an American Airlines spokesperson said a multitude of news stories “claiming a flight was evacuated because of fart-related odors are false.”

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  • SCOTT HOLLIFIELD
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On Aug. 21, North America will experience a solar eclipse, a particularly awe-inspiring event for those along or near the path of totality and one that will scare the bejeezus out of those who haven’t been paying attention and are surprised by the world’s unexpected plunge into darkness.

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  • SCOTT HOLLIFIELD
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I was standing in the crowded Charlotte Douglas International Airport, seeing my daughter off on an adventure to the other side of the world and simultaneously looking down at my phone and trying to solve a work-related problem a mere 100 hundred miles away when I heard – or I thought I hear…

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Everywhere I go, which is mainly work, the convenience store and home, people ask me the same questions: What happened to the Monkey Action News Team? Were you disbanded and if so, why? Were you finally kicked to the curb by Fox News after so many years of bombastically twisting the truth?

  • Raging Moderate by Will Durst
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Donald Trump is the political reincarnation of Tina Turner - he doesn't do anything nice and easy. Also, they're both Type A personalities who expend a lot of energy, but hardly move at all. And both are famous for high-maintenance hair.

  • By Dick Polman Distributed by Cagle Cartoons
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When Senate Republicans decided last year to ditch their constitutional duty - by stiffing President Obama's eminently qualified Supreme Court nominee, denying him even the courtesy of a hearing - they took a big political risk. They gambled that the voters wouldn't punish them on election day.