In The Herald-Sun

Dec. 16, 2014 @ 05:03 PM

Northern High student dies from gunshot wound

A 16-year-old Northern High School student who was shot in the head Monday died Tuesday, Durham police said. Police are treating the death as a homicide.

Dec. 16, 2014 @ 04:05 PM

‘Financial toxicity’ can lower cancer patients' quality of life

Doctors who treat cancer are vigilant when it comes to the physical side effects of the therapies they prescribe, but financial stress from accumulating medical bills can also weigh on patients’ health -- even those who have finished their treatments and are cancer-free.

Dec. 16, 2014 @ 10:46 AM

Market Street Coffeehouse closes

The Market Street Coffeehouse on Ninth Street will be closing permanently.

Dec. 16, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Best Bet: Durham Community Concert Band

The Durham Community Concert Band will be performing its Christmas concert along with choral members from the Emerson Waldorf School. This free concert will be held at the Durham Armory Thursday at 7:30 p.m. The Durham Community Concert Band will also perform a second concert at Northgate Mall in front of Macy’s Saturday at 3 p.m. This concert also is free.

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 11:22 PM

2014 All-Conference Performers

These athletes in the Herald-Sun's distribution area were all-conference performers.

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 10:48 PM

Burrell, Nichols lead Memphis past NCCU 81-47

NCCU hosts Barber-Scotia on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 10:10 PM

RIMSHOTS: Before leaving Lexington


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 07:06 PM

Police response to protests gains Council support

City Council members appear pleased with the way Durham police have handled a recent string of protests that have ended with dozens of arrests.

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 10:50 PM

Duke's Okafor too tough for Elon

Jahlil Okafor became the first Duke player since Elton Brand in 1998 to have 20 points and 20 rebounds in a game.

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 09:04 PM

UNC's Paige shooting it better

Tar Heels point guard Marcus Paige shot the ball better against Kentucky, but UNC coach Roy Williams said the preseason All-American can't score all of the team's points.

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 08:01 PM

Price leads Tigers at Beast of the East

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 07:27 PM

Southern's Hinton out of Shrine Bowl

After tremendous success at Southern, an injury will keep Kendall Hinton out of the Shrine Bowl.

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 07:09 PM

UNC's Fedora looking for new defensive coordinator

Vic Koenning officially is out as North Carolina's defensive coordinator roughly two weeks before the Tar Heels play Rutgers in the Quick Lane Bowl in Detroit.

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 06:52 PM

Gift endows Duke Divinity School professorship

A new, $1.5 million commitment will endow a professorship at the Duke Divinity School, according to a university announcement.

Dec. 15, 2014 @ 06:46 PM

Man found shot outside Durham convenience store

A 16-year-old male was transported to the hospital with critical injuries Monday after he was found shot outside of a Durham convenience store.