Wells Fargo – Opera Carolina’s season sponsor – has an authentic stagecoach (found in a collector’s barn and restored in 2009) at its History Museum on Tryon Street, which is the perfect tie-in with Puccini’s opera about the Gold Rush, card cheats, a love triangle and the Wild West.
A GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb strikes an ISIS-K cave and tunnel systems in the Achin district of the Nangarhar Province in eastern Afghanistan at 7:32 p.m. local time April 13, 2017. The strike was designed to minimize the risk to Afghan and U.S. forces conducting clearing operations in the area while maximizing the destruction of ISIS-K fighters and facilities.
The UNC Charlotte Environmental Health and Safety Office hosted a “simulated burn” of a mock dorm room Wednesday, on behalf of students studying fire safety.
The fire was set in conjunction with the Charlotte Fire Department, UNC Charlotte Fire and Safety Technologists and the Society of Fire Protection Engineers. The latter two are led by students studying Fire Safety Engineering Technology at the university.