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Oct. 31, 2014 @ 04:47 PM

Driver charged after accident snarls traffic

A tractor-trailer driver has been charged with failing to maintain lane control after he lost control of his vehicle crashed into a bridge guardrail on Interstate 85 North Friday morning.

Oct. 31, 2014 @ 04:28 PM

After murder, DPD offers tips for staying safe

The murder of a Raleigh teen earlier this week sparked concern for those who often use online websites to purchase merchandise.

Oct. 30, 2014 @ 07:37 PM

Glimmers of Duke's Parker in NBA opener

If there’s a basketball game being played involving Jabari Parker, it’s only natural to find him in the starting lineup.

That was the case at Chicago’s Simeon Career Academy where Parker started on four consecutive state championship teams and was the national prep player of the year.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 02:02 PM

Hairston sits the bench in NBA debut

P.J. Hairston’s NBA career started the exact same way his college career at North Carolina ended – with the Greensboro native never getting in the game.


Oct. 28, 2014 @ 04:25 PM

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Oct. 31, 2014 @ 06:25 PM

Jury convicts man of murdering wife

A Durham County Superior Court jury found a man guilty Friday of fatally shooting his wife in the chest. He was sentenced to life in prison without parole.

Travis Lamont Daughtridge, 28, was convicted of first-degree murder and possession of a firearm by a felon in the October 2011 death of 30-year-old Simeka Daughtridge at their home on Spruce Street in Durham.

Oct. 31, 2014 @ 05:56 PM

GameDay | NCCU

N.C. Central vs. Bethune-Cookman (Nov. 1, 2014)

Oct. 31, 2014 @ 12:51 AM

Jury could get murder case today

A jury is expected to begin deliberating today in the first-degree murder trial of a man accused of shooting his wife in the chest during an argument.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 09:09 PM

Greenwell's shooting highlights Duke exhibition win

Redshirt freshman drills six 3-pointers, scores 24 points as No. 7 Blue Devils roll to easy win in warm up.

Oct. 30, 2014 @ 08:57 PM

UNC-Chapel Hill students discuss Wainstein report

UNC-Chapel Hill student Kelly Corish, a member of the swimming and diving team, said Thursday she was “absolutely” shocked about the findings of academic fraud in one university department released last week.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 06:30 PM

County gets another top hire from NCCU

Another administrator from N.C. Central University has moved to a top job in county government, this time to head its Budget & Management Services Department.

The new budget director is Claudia Odom Hager, who was formally re-introduced to County Commissioners earlier this week.

Oct. 30, 2014 @ 05:41 PM

City fields request to honor fallen bicyclist

Former co-workers of a bicyclist who died after being injured in a collision with a pickup truck want city leaders to help honor him by letting them sponsor a bike rack in his memory.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 04:36 PM

Lenovo acquires Motorola Mobility

Lenovo completed its $2.91 billion acquisition of Motorola Mobility Thursday, propelling the company to the spot of the world’s third largest maker of smartphones.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 04:14 PM

UNC has spent $782,000 on outside PR firm during scandal

The University of North Carolina has spent about $782,000 since May to hire an outside public relations firm to help with communications on the athletics and academics scandal, a university spokesman said Wednesday.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 03:13 PM

Carrboro gets creative with costumes

Sid Keith says the various treasures in his shop come from constantly collecting worldwide. He answers a business call and speaks in Russian.