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As NC debates, other states empty coal ash dumps

02/28/2014 8:20am
At the edge of pits containing 1.7 million tons of coal ash at the Jefferies Generating Station, the hydraulic arm of a big orange excavator scooped up the toxic gray sludge and dropped it into the back of a dump truck.

Answering work emails at night can affect productivity the next day

02/28/2014 11:45am
New research says answering emails from bosses can affect sleep and working productivity for the next day.