WRAL: More school nurses among legislative school safety check list
A House subcommittee on Monday approved six recommendations that lawmakers say will help make schools in North Carolina safer, from an app to report potential threats anonymously to putting more nurses in schools.
NEWS & OBSERVER: 'Imagine that entire crowd at a Wolfpack game deceased.' Jeff Sessions says opioid deaths would fill a stadium
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions offered a somber idea to illustrate just how many people die from opioid abuse in this country.
NC HEALTH NEWS: New DHHS map puts communities' needs in sharp relief
Last week, the state Department of Health and Human Services put online a statewide expansion of that mapping, developed by the North Carolina Institute for Public Health in Chapel Hill. The deeply interactive map showing a variety of social determinants for health is available from the Center for Health Statistics at DHHS.
NEWS & OBSERVER: Cary birth center's staff, standards facing third investigation
A third state agency is now pursuing an investigation of staff conduct and safety standards at Baby+Co., the natural birthing center in Cary where four newborns have died since the facility opened 3.5 years ago.