DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Officials in North Carolina have agreed to avert a federal lawsuit by paying $650,000 to the mother of a 17-year-old murder suspect who hanged herself in a jail.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina teen who went by "itslilhotgirl" on Instagram is accused of using the social media platform to sell marijuana.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Tre Jones considers himself the classic tagalong little brother, always wanting a piece of whatever his big brother had.
FBI, Durham County hosts training sessions for EMS, SWAT
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The FBI is joining with emergency personnel in a North Carolina county in a special training session for federal, state and local SWAT and EMS professionals.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — An autopsy says natural causes claimed the life of a North Carolina prosecutor found dead at home last year amid attention over "The Staircase" documentary series.
Top local TV anchor plunged into medical nightmare
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — When Frances Scott left the Triangle's WTVD in early 2012, she was at the top of her professional game, one of the ABC station's most recognizable and beloved...
Coach K: Injured Bolden to miss ACC Tournament
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Coach Mike Krzyzewski says No. 5 Duke won't have injured big man Marques Bolden for this week's Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.
North Carolina sued again over transgender rights
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina is being sued again over its treatment of transgender people, as state employees argue that their health plan violated federal law by dropping coverage of...
Welcome to the ‘agrihood’: Subdivision built around farm
BAHAMA, N.C. (AP) — Around a decade ago, when he was a recent graduate of Duke University, Rick Bagel started drawing up a business plan for what would become Wetrock Farm — a housing subdivision...
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke freshman star Zion Williamson won't play Saturday at third-ranked North Carolina because he's still recovering from a sprained right knee.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Former NBA star Rasheed Wallace is now a high school basketball coach in North Carolina.
Jordan High School in Durham held a news conference Friday to announce the...
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke's Zion Williamson is doubtful to play Saturday against third-ranked North Carolina, though Blue Devils coach Mike Krzyzewski said the 6-foot-7, 285-pound freshman is...
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The estate of a North Carolina woman decapitated by her teenage son is suing the doctor who released him from mental health care.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — No. 4 Duke again didn't have Zion Williamson. The Blue Devils also didn't have their best version of Cameron Reddish — and for a few uneasy minutes also were without Tre...
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke star freshman Zion Williamson will miss his fourth straight game because of a mild right knee sprain.
The school made the announcement about four hours before the...
No. 4 Duke looks to extend streak vs Wake Forest
Wake Forest (11-17, 4-12) vs. No. 4 Duke (25-4, 13-3)
Cameron Indoor Stadium, Durham, North Carolina; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 4 Duke looks for its 10th straight win in the...
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina county's top judges have revised bail and pre-trial release policies in an effort to minimize the use of cash bail.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — After four years, no trial date has been set for the man accused of gunning down his Muslim neighbors in North Carolina.
Barrett, Reddish lead No. 3 Duke past Miami, 87-57
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Jack White took the pass from Tre Jones in the left corner, squared to the basket and launched a 3-pointer.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke star freshman Zion Williamson will miss a third straight game because of a mild right knee sprain.
The school made the announcement about five hours before the...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's largest health insurer said Friday it expects to reimburse about 700,000 customers after administrative and other costs outstripped a limit allowed by the...
Miami looks to knock off No. 3 Duke
Miami (12-15, 4-11) vs. No. 3 Duke (24-4, 12-3)
Cameron Indoor Stadium, Durham, North Carolina; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 3 Duke looks to give Miami its eighth straight...
Black college strips building of segregationist’s name
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Central University trustees have voted to strip the name of a former governor who was a segregationist from the school's main administrative building.
Second suspect arrested in killings of 2 on New Year’s Day
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Authorities In North Carolina say a second person wanted in the deaths of two people has been apprehended in Texas.
Durham police said in a statement that 20-year-old...
Miller, Jr. lifts NC Central over SC State 72-62
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Randy Miller, Jr. had 16 points as NC Central beat South Carolina State 72-62 on Monday night.
Duke’s Williamson to miss 2nd straight game with knee injury
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke freshman Zion Williamson will miss a second straight game with a mild right knee sprain he suffered last week.
Coach Mike Krzyzewski said Monday that the national...
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Lawyer says N Carolina teen is innocent of strangling father
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The attorney for a North Carolina teen accused of his father's mysterious strangulation death says her client is innocent.
SC St., NC Central meet in conference play
South Carolina State (7-22, 5-8) vs. NC Central (14-14, 9-5)
McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium, Durham, North Carolina; Monday, 7 p.m. EST
Miller, Jr. leads NC Central past Savannah St. 78-69
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Randy Miller, Jr. had 24 points as North Carolina Central defeated Savannah State 78-69 on Saturday.
2 North Carolina police officers charged with DUI
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Two North Carolina police officers have been placed on administrative duty after being charged with drunken driving.
Raleigh television station WRAL reports that Durham...
Duke undergrad tuition to increase to more than $55k
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Parents of undergrad students at Duke University will have to dig a little deeper into their pockets next year.
At its regular quarterly meeting and annual planning...
Duke’s Williamson ruled out vs Syracuse with knee sprain
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke says freshman star Zion Williamson won't play against Syracuse because of a mild knee sprain sustained earlier in the week.
Son arrested in developer’s mysterious dog leash death
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The mysterious death of a real estate developer found strangled with a dog leash nearby took an unusual turn Friday when his teenage son was charged with killing...
Zion’s freak injury ripples in basketball, business worlds
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Soon after Zion Williamson's shoe ripped apart, Nike's stock price took a hit.
The freak injury during one of the college basketball season's marquee games immediately...
Duke’s Zion Williamson day to day with mild knee sprain
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — No. 1 Duke says freshman star Zion Williamson is day to day with a mild right knee sprain.
Team spokesman Mike DeGeorge said Thursday night that Williamson is progressing...
Shoe blowout, knee injury leave Zion, Duke to mull future
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke might have to figure out what the Zion Show will look like without its namesake.
And Zion Williamson could have some things of his own to consider, too.
No injuries reported in train’s collision with police car
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A train in North Carolina has hit a parked police cruiser, but no injuries have been reported.
Durham police confirmed to news outlets that the train hit an unoccupied...
Duke star Williamson sprains knee after Nike shoe blows out
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Freshman sensation Zion Williamson was knocked out of the North Carolina-Duke rivalry game with a knee sprain after his Nike shoe blew out during the top-ranked Blue Devils'...
With Zion injured, No. 8 UNC routs No. 1 Duke 88-72
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Zion Williamson blew out his shoe, and then No. 8 North Carolina blew out top-ranked Duke.
Luke Maye took full advantage of a freak injury to the freshman sensation,...
Obama arrives for North Carolina-Duke matchup
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Former President Barack Obama has arrived at Cameron Indoor Stadium for top-ranked Duke's game against No. 8 North Carolina.
Quiet RJ Barrett shines in Zion’s shadow for No. 1 Duke
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — RJ Barrett leads the Atlantic Coast Conference in scoring. He just recorded Duke's first triple-double in 13 years.
And — as long as his roommate Zion Williamson is still...
Barrett has triple-double, No. 2 Duke beats NC State, 94-78
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — RJ Barrett always seems to do it all for No. 2 Duke. This time, it showed up on the stat sheet.
The freshman had the program's first triple-double in 13 years, finishing with 23 points, 11 rebounds and a season-high 10 assists in the Blue Devils' 94-78 victory over North Carolina State on Saturday night.
Zion Williamson scored 32 points on 12-of-16 shooting and Tre Jones added 13 to help the Blue Devils (23-2, 11-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) win their ninth straight.
Syracuse inks DE transfer from Coastal Carolina
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse has signed a defensive lineman from Coastal Carolina.
Orange coach Dino Babers says Thursday that defensive end Jeffrey Gunter, of Durham, North Carolina, has signed a financial aid agreement with the university and will join the program for the 2019 season.
Gunter must sit out next season per NCAA transfer rules and will have two seasons of eligibility remaining.
Latino advocacy groups create legal fund for ICE arrestees
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The arrest of hundreds of people living in the country illegally last week in North Carolina has prompted two Latino advocacy groups to establish a legal fund.
Priest explains why he cancelled speech by black lesbian
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A Catholic priest has defended his decision to cancel a Black History Month speech by a high school's black lesbian alumna as well as his decision to cancel classes that day, saying he had to protect students from planned protests over the woman's views on gay marriage.
Douglas lifts NC Central past Delaware St. 87-52
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Zacarry Douglas registered 19 points and nine rebounds as North Carolina Central romped past Delaware State 87-52 on Monday night.
Randy Miller Jr. had 14 points for N.C. Central (12-13, 7-4 Mid-Eastern Conference). Larry McKnight Jr. added 10 points. Raasean Davis had 10 points and nine rebounds for the hosts.
Kevin Larkin had 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Hornets (4-20, 1-10). Johquin Wiley added six assists. Ameer Bennett had three blocks.
Carrboro plaque to confront town’s tie to white supremacist
CARRBORO, N.C. (AP) — The town will soon hang a plaque by its front door to explain how Carrboro was named for a Durham industrialist and white supremacist, and how his views don't reflect the town's values today.
But a three-paragraph statement approved for the Town Hall plaque will only touch on Julian Carr's history.
Davis carries NC Central over Md.-Eastern Shore 78-53
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Raasean Davis had 21 points and 11 rebounds as North Carolina Central easily beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 78-53 on Saturday.
Zacarry Douglas had 15 points for NC Central (11-13, 6-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). Larry McKnight Jr. added 13 points. Jibri Blount had 12 points for the hosts.
Ryan Andino had 13 points for the Hawks (4-22, 2-9). Gabriel Gyamfi added 10 points. Bryan Urrutia had 10 points and seven assists.