In The Herald-Sun

May. 21, 2015 @ 02:36 PM

Police charge Durham man, 21, in Monday slaying

A 21-year-old Durham man has been arrested in connection to a Monday homicide on Cheek Road. 

May. 21, 2015 @ 01:00 AM

Best Bet: Scott Sawyer and Keith Ganz

Guitarists Scott Sawyer and the Keith Ganz Quintet will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Durham Jazz Workshop/Sharp 9 Gallery, 4608-L Industry Lane. For tickets, visit

May. 21, 2015 @ 12:35 AM

No. 1 seed Louisville tops UNC 7-4 in ACC tournament

The key to beating No. 1 seed Louisville was simple, Mike Fox said following North Carolina's play-in game win against Virginia Tech Tuesday: play a perfect game. 
By starting with a leadoff home run, it appeared No. 8 seed UNC was on track to do just that Wednesday night. But the illusion of perfection can't last forever, and UNC quickly began showing signs that it wasn't capable of putting together the kind of game Fox needed out of his players to take down the best team in the league.

May. 20, 2015 @ 11:14 PM

Red Wings edge Bulls in extra inning

Five runs down, Rochester stormed back to beat Durham.

May. 20, 2015 @ 10:11 PM

Jaguars dominate Franklinton

The Jaguars blanked Franklinton, but their coach said they have to tighten up.

May. 20, 2015 @ 09:21 PM

Kirk leads heading into final day of Carolina Women's Amateur

Katie Kirk soared on a day when many of her competitors struggled.

May. 20, 2015 @ 08:49 PM

Postgame highlights from Curry’s little girl

Plus, it looks like NCCU's volleyball coach is trying to build something really special over there. That and more in "Fanfare."

May. 20, 2015 @ 08:42 PM

Miami tops Virginia 9-5 in ACC tourney

Miami goes against N.C.State on Friday.

May. 20, 2015 @ 07:35 PM

Lori Khan named DPS Teacher of the Year

Lori Khan, an 11th and 12th grade science teacher at Middle College High School at Durham Technical Community College, has been named the Durham Public Schools’ Teacher of the Year for 2016.

May. 20, 2015 @ 07:24 PM

Duke’s Kimel, Blue Devils still fighting

Duke coach Kerstin Kimel has the Blue Devils in the hunt for a national title in lacrosse. She's fighting a more personal battle.

May. 20, 2015 @ 06:16 PM

Police log: Weekend break-ins reported, no arrests made

Thousands of dollars worth of belongings were stolen from two Durham homes, one on Kent Street, one on Bivins Street, over the weekend, according to police reports.

May. 20, 2015 @ 07:01 PM

Old Crown Park Hotel downtown set for new life

Chicago-based AJ Capital Partners has acquired the shuttered Crown Park Hotel for $7.6 million, and plans to renovate it to add another hotel to the downtown Durham portfolio. The company will begin renovations to the 150-room hotel at 600 Willard St., later this year, with plans to have it open by late 2016.

May. 20, 2015 @ 05:52 PM

MORE THAN A GAME: Disabled heroes compete now on playing fields

Laura Root’s brow was dripping sweat as she pulled back hard on a rowing machine Wednesday at Duke University’s Cameron Indoor Stadium. The effort paid off for Root with a third-place showing during the second day of the Valor Games Southeast, a series of adapted sports for emotionally and physically disabled military veterans.

May. 20, 2015 @ 05:41 PM

'Wide net' vowed in search for new UNC chief

Executive-search headhunters in the running to help the UNC system find President Tom Ross’ replacement promised Wednesday to cast a wide net for “non-traditional” candidates from outside academia.

May. 20, 2015 @ 05:21 PM

Florida State knocks off Clemson 3-1

North Carolina gets a crack at Florida State today.