Sheriff’s deputies with the Anti-Crime and Narcotics unit have arrested two Durham men after seizing 84 pounds of marijuana and several firearms.
A new exhibit at the Durham Arts Council has drawn complaints about its placement in a gallery next to two dance studios that serve young students.
Autopsy results released in slayings of Walter Tracey Johnson, Mark Antwan Peaks and Holly Martez Lyons
The Durham Police Department’s Special Victims Unit has launched a new campaign to focus on providing a supportive response for sexual assault victims.
The Burroughs Wellcome Fund has announced $1 million gift to the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center to create an endowment fund to support the North Carolina Science Festival and to the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics.
“Disgraced,” a Pulitzer Prize-winning play, and Stephen Sondheim’s musical “Sweeney Todd” will highlight the six-play 2015-2016 main-stage season from PlayMakers Repertory Company. ... The theater will also present three shows in its PRC2 second-stage season.
Routing a new light-rail line along Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard near the Garrett Road intersection will add to the cost of a new light rail line between the two cities, Triangle Transit officials say.
Time Warner Cable (TWC) will be increasing Internet speed by up to six times and transitioning to a digital TV network in the Triangle through its “TWC Maxx” service.
A psychiatrist told a jury Thursday that a man accused of murdering his 4-year-old son could have been sleepwalking and unconscious of what he was doing when he killed the child.
Philosophy lecturer and former Faculty Council Chairwoman Jan Boxill has ended her attempts to keep a job at UNC Chapel Hill after an investigation pegged her as a key player in the “paper classes” scandal.
Doctors educated patients as usual Thursday at N.C. Cancer Hospital, but this time, there was a new component thrown into the mix: a giant inflatable colon.
Following a state trend, the Durham Public Schools saw a 13.1 percent decrease in short-term suspensions for the 2013-14 school year, according to state data released Wednesday. ... DPS saw an 8.7 percent dip in the high school dropout rate for the 2013-14 school year when compared to the previous year.
Police allege Jermaine Bracey, 35, of Sedgefield Street cut a woman in the face with knife during an incident Wednesday.
Automated Insights (Ai) will use data from the NCAA and its Wordsmith platform to write NCAA stories for The Associated Press.
Orange County Schools will close one hour early Thursday because of impending inclement weather.
Professors at N.C. Central University are worried the UNC system’s Board of Governors has started down a “slippery slope” towards micromanaging its 16 campuses, the chairman of NCCU’s Faculty Senate says.