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Hedgepeth Investigative Documents Sealed An Additional 60 Days
The courts are closed Monday in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday, so the Durham County District Attorney asked Judge Michael O'Foghl...
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Rally, March To Mark Martin Luther King, Jr.’s 85th Birthday
Local leaders and community activists will use the remembrance of one of the nation’s most well known civil rights activists to continue their fight...
Mixing It Up: Coach Williams Playing With Lineups Heading Into Virginia
"I may stick with it at Charlottesville, and I may not. But I just don’t want to sit back and not do anything, so we tried to change it up,” Coach...
Tar Heel Take: Boston College
Alex Curley and Rachel Nash take an inside look as the Tar Heels hit the road to recovery with an 82-71 win over the Boston College Eagles. Featuring ...
Poll: Voters Unhappy With N.C. DHHS
In the wake of mounting controversies, fifty percent of voters disapprove of the job that the N.C. Department of Heath and Human Services is doing, ac...
No. 9 Tar Heel WBB Hits The Road To Face Boston College
Diamond DeShields has stepped up her game in the last three outings, averaging 23.3 points and 6.7 rebounds in that span.
Fire Breaks Out At NC Nuclear Plant, No Radioactive Materials Released
Duke Energy officials say no radioactive materials were released when a fire broke out in electrical equipment at Harris Nuclear Plant near New Hill.
UNC Men’s Basketball Avoids First 0-4 ACC Start, 82-71 vs. BC
Marcus Paige led the UNC men's basketball team to an 82-71 win against Boston College Saturday for the Tar Heel's first win in ACC play and avoiding t...
UNC Energy Frontier Research Center Celebrates Research Breakthrough
"...I think of a program like this when it succeeds in terms of national and international reputation, and then the people who get involved in the pro...
Folt attends White House Summit, Flies On Air Force One With President
CHAPEL HILL – UNC Chancellor Carol Folt made a trip to the White House Thursday to meet with visit President Barack Obama for a day-long summit ...
Folt, UNC Leaders Say Whistleblower’s Data/Collection Methods Were Wrong
"Using this data set to say that our students cannot read is a travesty,” Dean said.
McCrory’s Approval Ratings Drop After Three-Month Improvement
"... this month they took a step back from a 42 percent approval in last month to a 37 percent approval rating.”
Tar Heels Attempt To Avoid First 0-4 ACC Start Against Eagles Saturday
In what many are billing as a must-win game, the Tar Heels will carry a 10-5 all-time series lead into the Chapel Hill encounter with the Eagles.
Dunn & Ohai Selected in 2014 NWSL Draft
Crystal Dunn and Kealia Ohai topped the draft board on Friday in a banner day for the Tar Heels.
Mary Willingham’s Research Privileges Suspended
Mary Willingham says her research privileges at UNC have been revoked.
CHCCS Board Votes To Expand Mandarin Program
The district's Mandarin program will expand at Glenwood Elementary next year, but that means 76 families must be moved to other schools.
No. 9 Tar Heels Handily Dispatch Tigers
Diamond DeShields and Allisha Gray powered the Tar Heel offense against an overmatched Clemson Tiger squad.
NC Parks See Record Visitation, Boost State & Local Economies
ORANGE COUNTY - For the third year straight, North Carolina’s State parks and recreation areas had record attendance, with 14.2 million visits ...
NC Deaths Due To Flu Increase To 27
This time last year, the number of deaths was 35. It is pretty much on track as to what it was last year,” McCall said.
Vegas, Baby! Carolina Women’s Tennis Faces Top-Flight Field
The tournament has attracted 12 of the top 50 individuals and two of the top-three ranked doubles teams.