Duke hasn't lost often, but it has had its mettle tested by tough situations and has survived quite nicely
A woman who was wanted on 20 counts of breaking and entering motor vehicles and 20 counts of conspiracy was arrested by Durham Police on Wednesday — two days after she was last arrested.
Duke University is investigating a student’s report of hearing “one person in a group make some racist comments” on East Campus in the early hours of Sunday, Vice President Michael Schoenfeld said.
The Durham-Chapel Hill area has arrived. It’s now No. 100 among the most-populated metropolitan regions in the United States, according to U.S. Census Bureau figures released Thursday.
The Rev. Fredrick Davis urged those attending the funeral of Mr. Willie Bradshaw on Thursday to lobby county officials to rename Durham County Memorial Stadium in honor of the longtime high school coach and athletic administrator.
Before Dean Smith died February 7, he requested in his will that his trust distribute a $200 check on his behalf to each varsity letterman he had coached encouraging the players to have “a dinner out compliments of Coach Dean Smith.”
Slightly more than 2,700 high school seniors from across the country and around the world were to learn Thursday night whether or not they had been accepted to Duke University.
Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky will be a tall order for the Tar Heels.
The Ciompi Quartet will perform compositions by Schubert, Dvorak and Stephen Jaffe at 7 p.m. Saturday at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, 210 St. Mary’s Road in Hillsborough. Advance tickets are $30 ($35 day of event) and include entry to a reception following the concert. Tickets are available at the Hillsborough Arts Council gallery at 121 N. Churton St. or online at www.hillsboroughartscouncil.org. Tickets are also available at Eno Gallery, 102 S. Churton St.
Hits and misses from the Sweet 16 in Los Angeles — UNC style
UNC trustees on Wednesday opened a month-long public comment period on what they should do about Saunders Hall and the “Silent Sam” statue, given their status as relics of North Carolina’s post-Civil War turn toward Jim Crow.
Kennedy Meeks' sprained knee complicates the Tar Heels' plans for guarding Wisconsin big man Frank Kaminsky in Thursday night's West Regional semifinal.
Now that No. 4 Duke is two wins away from the Final Four, and needing four wins for a national championship, the play of Jahlil Okafor and Justise Winslow has become most important for Duke.
After a posting a net loss of nearly $2.36 million in 2013, N.C. Mutual Life Insurance returned to profitability in 2014. Company president James H. Speed Jr. reported a profit of $358,000 for the year to policyholders at N.C. Mutual Life’s 116th annual meeting Wednesday in Durham.