An alleged rape that took place at Southern School of Energy and Sustainability on Dec. 9 happened more than a month before the suspect was arrested. Anthony Perry, 16, was charged this week with assault by strangulation, first-degree rape, first-degree sex offense, second-degree sexual exploitation of a minor, and third-degree sexual exploitation of a minor.
A 911 call released from the day after an off-campus Duke fraternity party shows that the caller requested a Durham police officer instead of a Duke University officer. It also gives details into injuries the victim sustained during an alleged sexual assault.
Homeowners on the 2500 block of Hopkins Road in Durham County helped law enforcement officials catch a trio of alleged thieves Tuesday. The homeowners were surprised at 7:45 p.m. by three men breaking into the residence. When the three men realized they were not alone they fled.
The Durham Rescue Mission has seen a 31 percent increase since 2013 in the number of people seeking shelter there, the organization reported Thursday. The mission conducted its annual count of residents on Wednesday night, concluding that 489 people stayed there Wednesday night as temperature plummeted into the 20s.
Flames ripped through an apartment complex Thursday, displacing six children and six adults from four units, officials said. No one was hurt.
Stand-up comedian Maria Bamford will headline the 15th N.C. Comedy Arts Festival. Bamford will perform at 8 p.m. Feb. 14 at the Carolina Theatre of Durham.
Duke junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon has been dismissed from the Blue Devils basketball program. He remains in good academic standing and is expected to finish the spring semester.
Taking competitive dance television shows on the road, the “Dancing Pros: Live” brings together dancers from “Dancing With the Stars” and “So You Think You Can Dance” for live competitions with audiences voting on the winners.
On her latest release “Taiga,” Zola Jesus, the musical project of Nika Danilova, has created finely crafted songs and compositions that are sometimes dreamy, but also percussive and danceable. On “Taiga,” synthesizers and drumbeats skillfully interweave with the sounds of a string quartet and brass instruments.
North Carolina has seven games at Kenan Stadium in 2015.
Betsy Polk and Maggie Ellis Chotas will discuss their book "Power Through Partnership: How Women Lead Better Together" today at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St., Durham.
Despite a solid effort from Duke's freshmen, big nights from Notre Dame's seniors helped the Fighting Irish earn the win.
Hundreds of people packed the sanctuary at Duke Memorial United Methodist Church Wednesday night for “Sacred Conversations: Because Black Lives Matter.”
Following reports that IBM would lay off as many as 112,000 employees, the company confirmed Wednesday that it has begun to reduce staff but will also continue hiring. It was unclear how many of the layoffs, if any, would or have taken place in the Triangle area.
A 16-year-old Southern High School student was arrested and charged with assault by strangulation, first-degree rape, first-degree sex offense, second-degree sexual exploitation of a minor, third-degree sexual exploitation of a minor.