No. 25 Duke (8-2, 4-2 ACC) is a six-point favorite against visiting North Carolina (5-5, 3-3) tonight (7:30 p.m., ESPN) hoping to keeps its two-game win streak against the Tar Heels alive and well.
A Durham robbery suspect deserves a new trial because the judge who originally handled his case erred by refusing to let a jury think about convicting him of larceny, a N.C. Court of Appeals panel says.
After the release of the Wainstein report last month on the school’s academic and athletic scandal, UNC-Chapel Hill fundraisers worked to call 750 of the school’s top donors in the next 48 hours, the chief executive of the school’s foundation said Wednesday.
The 11 percent tuition increase that UNC-Chapel Hill’s out-of-state undergraduate students saw in the current academic year “put us very near the edge” of what the university can charge and still attract top students, the provost’s chief academic officer said Wednesday.
DURHAM — Two men who were arrested last week and charged in connection with two gas station robberies have new charges being brought against them.
By Gregory Childress
DURHAM – The school board will be asked to consider an assortment of items from a busy agenda Thursday, including one to start the school day 10 minutes later.
By KEITH UPCHURCH
DURHAM -- A Durham County Superior Court judge on Wednesday sealed police internal-affairs documents related to the shooting of a Durham police officer.
City staffers likely can save taxpayer money by more tightly controlling the use of “take-home vehicles” by the Durham Police Department and other departments, the city’s in-house auditors say.
The Durham Police Department arrested a Durham teen Tuesday in connection with an October homicide on Weaver Street.
A judge is expected to rule Wednesday on an attorney’s request for police internal-affairs documents related to the shooting of a Durham police officer in 2012.
In response to lower-than-projected enrollment, N.C. Central University Chancellor Debra Saunders-White said university officials plan to update the school’s master plan.
The Durham school board is set to join others across the state in adopting a resolution that supports local control of school calendars.
A UNC Chapel Hill Board of Trustees committee is expected to hear from the school’s chief academic officer Wednesday about reforms directed at athletics, advising for student-athletes and independent studies at the school.
Every day when Steven Burke and Randy Campbell walk the halls of their home, they are surrounded by cottages, churches, schools and factories. In every room, the miniature buildings and structures sit proudly on pillars and line shelves – the individual and unique pieces that come together to make their collection of folk art buildings the largest in the country.