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Aunt Sues Nephew For ‘Negligence and Carelessness’

Today is Wednesday, October 14, 2015.  An aunt sues nephew for being excited about seeing her.  Plastic surgeons are getting a boost to their business because of selfies.  A cheetah cub and a puppy become friends. Aunt Sues Nephew Sean Tarala was excited to see his aunt show up at his 8th birthday party. That was his first mistake. Little Sean jumped off of his new bike and screamed, “Auntie Jen! Auntie Jen!” when his aunt, Jennifer Connell, arrived at the party.  Sean flew at his aunt and she tried to catch him.  Connell could not catch her nephew....

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Pepsi Goes Back to the Future

Today is Wednesday, October 7, 2015.  Pepsi goes back to the future with “Pepsi Perfect.”  Also, a boy and a girl walked down the aisle as the ring bearer and flower girl in a wedding 17 years ago.  Last month, they walked down the same aisle.  As husband and wife.  We also get a peek at what happens when animals wake each other up.  SPOILER: It is adorable. Pepsi Goes Back to the Future October 21, 2015.  Remember that date.  If you are a fan of Michael J. Fox, you may already know it.  That is the date that...

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UNC Football vs Georgia Tech

UNC will face Clemson for the ACC Championship (Smith Cameron Photography) UNC Quarterback Marquise Williams. Photo via Smith Cameron Photography. UNC Quarterback Marquise Williams. Photo via Smith Cameron...

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Santa Claus and Pets With Human Voices

Today is Monday, October 5, 2015.  Pets with human voices and why people give their pets these voices.  Santa Claus is running for office in North Pole, Alaska.  Also, what’s up with skydiving cats?  That is what is trending today on Chapelboro. Pets With Human Voices Do you know anybody who randomly starts talking in their dog’s “voice?”  Do you think you know what your cat would sound like as a person?  Well, this is apparently a thing.  UNC professor Kurt Gray tells Slate, ““The first thing people do is treat their pets like people, so a precondition is that they...

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Under Water

In heavy rain storms, the low lying areas of the Chapel Hill Country Club golf course get flooded. Fortunately, no harm is done. Ducks and other wild life get much more swimming space, but not for long.  The water will drain off quickly.  Usually within a day....

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September Short List Winner – Best Place for Tailgating Food

The votes are in, and it’s official: the winner of the September Short List for “Best Place for Tailgating Food” is WINGS Over Chapel Hill! WINGS Over Chapel Hill is located on 313  E. Main Street in Carrboro.  They boast the fastest, freshest wings available in Chapel Hill and Carrboro.  You order it and they will make it.  Not the other way around. You can get your wings delivered or you can pick them up at their convenient location making it great place to get the food you need for your football tailgate. Not a fan of wings?  They...

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Watch a Baby Lion Roar

Today is Thursday, October 1, 2015.  The Top Trends today range from Bill Cosby to a baby lion roar.  There’s also an interesting story about a bride and a guest who did not show up to a wedding. More bad news for Bill Cosby Three women went public with sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby.  The three women revealed the details of their alleged encounters with Cosby at a press conference at the office of attorney Gloria Allred.  In the past several months, dozens of women have gone public with similar sexual assault allegations against Cosby. Martin Singer, Cosby’s...

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Kim Davis Will Not Go Away

Kim Davis is still here Kim Davis is trending today. You know the name of the county clerk of Rowan County, Kentucky because she defied a federal court order.  Kim Davis refused to issue marriage licenses (an important part of her job).  The federal court order came after the United States Supreme Court decision of Obergefell v. Hodges.  The ruling made same-sex marriages legal in the entire United States.  Kim Davis refused to back down and ended up in jail for five days.  She became a hero to some and a villain to others. Now, Kim Davis is claiming she met...

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Dogs and Cats, National Coffee Day, Food Truck Champions

Pho Nomenal Food Truck A Raleigh based food truck named Pho Nomenal Dumplings took home the title of “Best Food Truck in America” during Sunday night’s finale of the Food Network’s “Great Food Truck Race.”  The chefs are Sunny Lin, a graduate of NC State, and Sophia Woo, a graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill.  As winners of the Food Network’s “Great Food Truck Race,” Pho Nomenal Dumpling won $50,000. The team said they plan to open a brick-and-mortar location with the money. TODAY, is National Coffee Day in the U.S. That means discounts and freebies for everyone looking to grab a cup of joe. Here’s where you should go.  Coffee is good, but free coffee is better. Cruizers tweeted a coupon for free coffee. Dunkin’ Donuts: Customers can get a free medium cup of Dunkin’ Donuts hot or iced dark roast coffee, limit one per person. Krispy Kreme: Customers get a free small coffee and a free original glazed donut. We’re celebrating here at WCHL/Chapelboro. We’re celebrating #NationalCoffeeDay @WCHLChapelboro! pic.twitter.com/nqTvUTQUkD — WCHL & Chapelboro (@WCHLChapelboro) September 29, 2015   Ever wonder what your pets do when you’re away? Then have I got the video for you…What if your dog just barks and barks and barks? Well..you need a cat to get him to shut up already What was trending yesterday?  Donald Trump, a super eclipse, and Batdad....

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Batdad, Trump, Super Eclipse

Daughters.Instagram/Twitter – batdadblake Posted by Batdad on Friday, September 25, 2015 Have you met Batdad?  He has four kids, two dogs, a patient wife…and a Batman mask. Also, trending today is Donald Trump.  Again.  He’s got a tax plan. Some stargazers (in other places without clouds) were treated to a total lunar eclipse combined with a super moon.  Pretty...

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