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NC has a new crime

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The charge of “attempted assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury” — an awkward mashup of seemingly incongruous terms — is now recognized as a felony offense in North Carolina. The development occurred in the case of Corey Floyd, ...

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Here, shut up and play with this (access required)

Back in 2014, when Uber completed a wildly successful round of capital-raising that valued the company at a stunning $17 billion, Sidebar’s crotchety old dad pooh-poohed the dreams of venture capitalists. “All it takes,” the old sage warned, “is one ...

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