News & Sports Archive
South Africans Mourn, Celebrate Mandela
Mourners also say it is a time to celebrate the achievements of the iconic former South African president and anti-apartheid leader.
Triangle Transit Leader Defends Light Rail Plan
“This system is not aiming at where we are today but where we will be 12, 20 and 30 years from now," King said.
Duke Researcher Produces New Camera 100X Stronger
Researchers at Duke University continue to develop new technologies with versatile uses.
Triangle Fast Food Workers Protest For Higher Wages
"These folks are just really tired of working on their feet 40 to 60 hours a week, and having almost nothing to show for it..."
FSU’s Jameis Winston Not Charged After Sexual Battery Investigation Ends
The sexual battery investigation was closed Wednesday, and Florida State Attorney William Meggs announced no charges would be filed against the Heisma...
Duke’s Coach Cutcliffe Named National Coach of the Year
Cutcliffe led the Blue Devils to a 10-2 record and an ACC Coastal Division title in 2013.
‘Jekyll and Hyde’ Carolina Takes Down No. 1 Michigan State 79-65
It was clear from the outset that the UNC squad that played against Louisville had returned.
McDaniel Leads UNC Women’s Basketball To 75-62 Win Over Nebraska
Strong shooting early and a career night by UNC women’s basketball’s Xylina McDaniel helped the No. 18 Tar Heels past the No. 15 Nebraska Cornhusk...
Pre-K - 12 Education
NC Teachers Could See A Pay Raise In 2014
Governor Pat McCrory said he wants to roll out a public school teacher pay proposal early in 2014....
Lavelle, Kleinschmidt On OC’s Legacy Of “Firsts” For LGBTQ Community
“I’m really proud to be an elected official in Orange County where frankly it doesn’t matter that I’m gay," Lavelle said.
Barber, 11 Others Found Guilty In Moral Monday Protests
WAKE COUNTY – A Wake County judge found North Carolina NAACP President William Barber and 11 other Moral Monday protesters guilty of second-degr...
Carolina Volleyball Primed for NCAA Tourney Run
So what are the ultimate predictors of success in the NCAA Tournament? Coach Sagula says it will all come down to the serve and return.
News Around Town
Former University Inn Proprietor Dies
Long-time Chapel Hill resident and proprietor of the University Inn and Pine Restaurant, Charles Nottingham, died Friday at the age of 94.
Crystal Dunn Vies for Second Straight Hermann Trophy
The MAC Hermann Trophy is the highest individual intercollegiate award presented annually.
Compass Committee Votes To Change Obey Creek Plan
The Obey Creek Compass Committee on Tuesday voted to reject the concept plan for a mixed-use project along South 15-501 unless major changes are made....
UNC Academic Scandal: Ex-prof To Plead Not Guilty
A defense attorney says a former professor at the center of an academic scandal involving athletes at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ...
NC School Safety Panel Holding First Meeting
A panel asked by Gov. Pat McCrory to recommend ways to make North Carolina public schools safer is holding its first meeting.
MBB: No. 10 Duke Beats No. 22 Michigan, 79-69
Quinn Cook had 24 points and nine assists to help No. 10 Duke beat No. 22 Michigan 79-69 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
McCrory To Head To Washington To Discuss Military
Gov. Pat McCrory is scheduled to use a trip to Washington to bring attention to the importance of the military and veterans in North Carolina.
Obama, In Speech, To Focus On Income Disparities
President Barack Obama is renewing his focus on the income gap between rich and poor.