BREAKING: UNC Receives NCAA Notice of Allegations – More To Follow
By Danny Hooley
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    Boxill Gives Up Appeal, Resigns from UNC

    March 6, 2015 at 4:00 pm

    A key figure in the UNC academic scandal has given up appealing the university’s decision, back in October, to fire her.

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    PPP Poll: McCrory Ahead of Cooper, 43-41

    March 3, 2015 at 4:47 pm

    North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper may be gaining some momentum as the Democratic challenger in next year’s race against Republican Gov. Pat McCrory.

  • Brian Williams

    PPP: Brian Williams Scandal Leaves NBC Unscathed, in Polarized Survey

    February 27, 2015 at 6:10 pm

    Recent questions about the credibility of NBC News Anchor Brian Williams – following revelations of apparent war-story fabrications – haven’t done much to hurt the public’s perception of NBC News.

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    NC Senate Passes Bill Allowing Magistrates to Refuse Gay Weddings

    February 25, 2015 at 5:52 pm

    A bill that allows magistrates to opt out of performing weddings for same-sex couples, on religious grounds, passed in the state Senate Wednesday, and will now go to the House.

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    Tragic Gun Crimes in Chapel Hill Haven’t Swayed Lawmakers in Raleigh

    February 21, 2015 at 2:18 pm

    Current gun controls in North Carolina are unlikely to get any tougher, following the recent murders of three college students in Chapel Hill.

  • Carrboro Alderperson Michelle Johnson

    Carrboro Alderpersons Ask CAIC Partners to Start Over

    February 20, 2015 at 2:27 am

    “Reset, not reject.”

    That was the catchphrase at Tuesday night’s Board of Aldermen meeting, as all board members confirmed that they did, indeed, reject the financing proposal for a new Arts & Innovation Center downtown.

  • Robert Poitras, owner and founder of Carolina Brewery.

    Carolina Brewery Turns 20, Celebrates with Chapel Hill

    February 14, 2015 at 1:05 pm

    The owner and staff at Carolina Brewery on Franklin Street have a good excuse to throw a party this month. The establishment just turned 20, as it continues to thrive in a craft beer business that never seems to stop growing.

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    United Muslim Relief VP Remembers Those Killed in Tuesday’s Shooting Rampage

    February 12, 2015 at 4:38 pm

    All around the world, people continue to mourn the loss of UNC dental student Deah Barakat; his wife Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha, who was set to attend UNC School of Dentistry in the fall; and her sister, NC State College of Design student Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha. The loss is felt particularly hard in the Muslim community […]

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    Thousands Gather at UNC to Pay Tribute to 3 Shooting Victims

    February 12, 2015 at 1:01 am

    Thousands filled the Pit at UNC on a chilly Wednesday evening to pay tribute to three young Muslim college students who were gunned down the day before in Chapel Hill – allegedly, over a parking dispute.

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    Carrboro Weighs Green Burial Idea

    February 11, 2015 at 1:46 am

    Carrboro has a reputation for being an environmentally-friendly place. So it’s not surprising that town leaders are considering a plan to give citizens the opportunity to abide by their green-living principles, even after their lives have ended.