The Durham Police Department ended its first day of fair and impartial policing training Wednesday with an expert on biased policing.
To gauge support for a proposed new student fee to help pay for the construction of a new student center, N.C. Central University will hold a student vote later this month.
Three Durham high schools will be recognized Friday by state Superintendent June Atkinson for achieving 100 percent graduation rates for the 2013-14 school year.
Susan G. Komen has awarded more than $2 million in grants for cancer researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Duke University, the breast cancer organization announced Wednesday.
After two years of work, Durham Housing Authority officials are getting ready to send the federal government their plan for redeveloping the McDougald Terrace public housing complex and the area around it.
A Duke University expert on contagions says the American public should not panic over the Ebola outbreak, even though it’s entered the United States.
Duke Medical Center officials are moving into a higher state of alert this week after a patient at a Dallas hospital tested positive for Ebola, the first case of the disease to be diagnosed in the United States.
No Ebola cases have been diagnosed at Duke or the rest of North Carolina, but Duke plans to be ready.
Will Monday's life, season turns tragic as uncle loses batle with cancer, mom is diagnosed with cancer as well and battles on during son's season at Duke.
In what is planned as a 1.7 million-square-foot area of offices, labs, retail and residential space, the first portion of the Durham Innovation District (ID) is nearly in full use.
For 20 years, Tim and Denise Duffy have been finding and recording the artists who carry on Southern music traditions. Many of the musicians are not widely known, although some had previous recording careers. Many of them also have a tough time making ends meet.
Rev. Jimmie Hawkins, pastor of Covenant Presbyterian Church, has taken to the pulpit to preach about ending domestic violence and has rallied other churches to do the same this month. “A Month of Healing and Wholeness” includes congregations taking on the topic with services and events in October.
Nearly 7.4 million doses of expired or unused medicine pills were collected across the state on Sept. 27 Operation Medicine Drop, according to the State Bureau of Investigations.
At the local level, Durham turned in about 570,000 pills. Chapel Hill handed over approximately 173,000 and Carrboro had about 150,500.