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Aug. 29, 2014 @ 12:57 PM

GameDay | Duke and UNC (Ep.1)

Herald-Sun sports reporters Harold Gutmann and Steve Wiseman discuss the opening games for Duke and UNC in the weekly video, GameDay | Duke and UNC.  Check out the video to find out which Duke and UNC players they think are the ones to watch.
Check out GameDay | Duke and UNC every Friday afternoon throughout the season for previews of upcoming games and our own reporters' analysis.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 06:11 PM

Durham native recounts tale of wrongful arrest to NCCU students

Charles Belk was just trying to avoid getting a parking ticket in Beverly Hills last week when he was stopped by the police.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 06:36 PM

Drive containing some patients’ info stolen at Duke

Duke University Health System issued a release Friday about theft of a thumb drive that contained some patient information.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 06:41 PM

Judge: City can look at officer’s CHPD file

A judge has allowed lawyers for the city a look at the employment history with another area police force of a former Durham Police Department lieutenant who’s now suing the city for wrongful termination.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 03:38 PM

Southern vs. Hillside, 7:30 tonight, NCCU's O'Kelly-Riddick Stadium

It's Southern and Hillside tonight (Friday, Aug. 29) at 7:30 p.m. at N.C. Central's O'Kelly-Riddick Stadium — enough said.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 06:23 PM

VA secretary makes medical recruitment pitch at Duke

The U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs told medical students, doctors-in-training and faculty at Duke University’s School of Medicine on Friday that he was there for one reason: to try to recruit them.

Robert McDonald, the former Procter & Gamble chief executive who was confirmed as secretary July 29, spoke at a medical conference that’s held weekly at Duke. McDonald had also visited the Durham VA Medical Center on Thursday and spoke at the American Legion 96th National Convention in Charlotte on Tuesday along with President Obama.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 06:18 PM

Free film series looks at Southern culture

The Southern Culture Movie Series, which features films on the culture and history of the U.S. South, will present three films during the fall. Films will be screened Sept. 4, Oct. 2 and Nov 20.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 06:06 PM

Sanctuary Outreach a ministry for sexual abuse survivors

Sanctuary Outreach Ministry tries to provide just that – a sanctuary, a safe place for women to come who are survivors of sexual abuse. Almost a year old, the nonprofit operates out of Shepherd’s House United Methodist Church on Driver Street. The Rev. Tammy White Rodman, founder and director, talked about her ministry this week at the Religious Coalition for a Nonviolent Durham’s roundtable, which also meets at Shepherd’s House.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 05:51 PM

Incoming DA names chief assistant

Luke Bumm was named Thursday as incoming District Attorney Roger Echols' chief assistant prosecutor.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 05:06 PM

GameDay | NCCU


Aug. 29, 2014 @ 11:16 AM

UNC-Chapel Hill releases new policy on sexual assault, violence

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill released a new sexual assault and violence policy Thursday, more than a year after a task force including students, faculty and staff began working on it.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 11:55 AM

Panel addresses rising costs, consumer health amid changing landscape

Five leaders of some of the largest healthcare insurance providers in North Carolina agreed Thursday morning that healthcare costs would go up over the next three years.

Aug. 28, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Majority of DPD officers live outside Durham

City Manager Tom Bonfield’s report on police issues gave the City Council and key political groups another one to chew on, namely whether enough of Durham’s cops actually live in the city.

Aug. 28, 2014 @ 06:22 PM

Firefighters raise money for muscle disease

Firefighters boot up a campaign today to raise money for children and adults with muscle diseases throughout the Durham area.

Aug. 28, 2014 @ 05:43 PM

Three gun crimes a day

In the first 201 days of the year, 742 crimes were committed in the Bull City with a gun present. That is almost 3.7 crimes a day.