Stigma Surrounding HIV Prevalent Following Charlie Sheen Announcement
Actor Charlie Sheen made the announcement this week that he is HIV positive and acknowledged that as treatments have advanced there is still a stigma ...
UNC Town Hall Interrupted By Protest
As the UNC Town Hall meeting on race and inclusion began Thursday evening, a group of protesting students interrupted moderator Clarence Page to make ...
PPP: GOP Presidential Race Down To Four
It's Trump vs. Carson vs. Cruz vs. Rubio - and GOP voters aren't sure whether mosques should be allowed to stay open.
Chapel Hill Police Make Arrest in Pedestrian Hit and Run
Chapel Hill Police have made an arrest in a hit and run from late October. 30-year-old Tyson Kim was extradited to Chapel Hill on Wednesday in connect...
UNC Students Gather for Pitch Party
Students will gather in The Blue Zone in Kenan Stadium on Thursday night, even though the Tar Heels have no more home football games. These Tar Heels ...
Quit Now! “Great American Smokeout” Is Thursday
The American Cancer Society sponsors the Great American Smokeout every November.
Orange County Launches “Dementia-Friendly” Initiative
The county is using a $900,000 grant to launch an initiative to help those living with dementia.
ABC Commission OK’s La Res Penalty
The state Alcohol Beverage Control Commission finalized its punishment against La Residence on Wednesday. La Res will have its alcohol permits suspend...
UNC History Task Force Presents to Trustees
The Task Force on UNC-Chapel Hill’s History presented their plans further discussion about race on campus to members of the Board of Trustees on...
Carrboro Film Festival Arrives Saturday
This weekend, the ArtsCenter in Carrboro is hosting the Carrboro Film Festival, with workshops, special guest speakers, and more than 30 films screeni...
DWI Case for Chapel Hill Town Councilman Continued
Chapel Hill Town Councilman Lee Storrow appeared in court Tuesday morning on a DWI charge. The case against Storrow was continued until December 8, to...
McCrory Asks Obama to ‘Cease Sending Refugees from Syria to North Carolina’
North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory joined a growing list of state heads asking the President to slow or even halt the flow of Syrian refugees across ...
Penny Rich Running for Re-Election as County Commissioner
Penny Rich has announced that she will be running for re-election to the Orange County Board of Commissioners next fall. Rich is seeking a second term...
Stroman On Sports: Stadiums, Safety, And Paris
In the wake of the Paris attacks, what (if anything) should sporting venues do to step up security?
UNC Board of Governors Will Give General Assembly Closed Session Minutes
The Board of Governors met in special session on Friday to consider a request from some members of the General Assembly for a copy of the minutes from...
UNC Students Stand with Peers at Missouri
Emotions ranged from anger to fear to desperation and hit nearly every benchmark in between as hundreds of students and other members of the campus co...
Eshelman Pharmacy School Begins Giving Money From $100 Million Donation
Fred Eshelman donated $100 million dollars in December, 2014 to the pharmacy school which holds his namesake. Nearly a year later, the first round of ...
UNC Assistant Professor Arrested on Sexual Exploitation Charges
A UNC faculty member is scheduled to appear in court Monday after being arrested late last week. 33-year-old Kuohsiung Yang is a research assistant pr...
All UNC Students in Paris Accounted For and Safe
Many families around the world are still grieving the terrorist attacks in Paris, France, late Friday night. A message was sent to the UNC community o...
Orange County Living Wage Project Launches
More than three dozen local employers have already pledged to pay a living wage.