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Velton Thompson, one of the first black firefighters hired by the city of Durham, died Monday after a long illness.
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When the Blue Ribbon Healers hit the road, they don't just come for one show, then load up the car and take off to the next town.
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Like Maya Beiser, the duo 2Cellos and Durham cellist Shana Tucker, cellist Ben Sollee has pioneered new repertoire and styles for his instrument.
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When Aaron Graves began to experience a bad string of migraines about two months ago, he didn't think too much of it.
A Delta Airlines McDonnell Douglas MD-88, registration N959DL performing flight DL-2339 from Washington National,DC to Atlanta,GA with 149 passengers and 7 crew, was climbing out of Washington's Ronald Reagan National Airport when the crew stopped the climb at 11,000 feet due to unknown airframe vibrations and decided to divert to Raleigh/Durham,NC ... (more)
DURHAM N.C. Central University police were justified in shooting a man to death last year after he shot at them and refused to drop a shotgun, Durham County District Attorney A. Leon Stanback says.
Richie Foster assembles an ELF on Friday at Organic Transit's new location at 311 W. Corporation St. The ELF is a cross between a car and bike that runs on a rechargeable battery.
Chapel Hill Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt joins other Triangle area officials, community leaders and moms Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at the Peace and Justice Plaza in Chapel Hill.
Sometimes, it pays to listen to the children. Durham Academy music/drama teacher Elizabeth South has her students to thank for a high-profile contest she just won, Ryan Seacrest Productions’ “March Music Madness.” Using GarageBand, South recorded a version of “Let It Go,” the wildly popular Oscar-winning song from ... (more)
Smithsonian magazine is announcing today that they have brought on New York magazine contributor Matthew Shaer as a staff writer.
You could take the streetcar to the southwest side and ride the merry-go-round, ride a roller coaster, swim in the lake or dance to Joe King's Orchestra.
Distance achieved in the six-minute walk test may be a practical measure of functional capacity that guides selection of therapy for patients with heart failure, according to research published online April 9 in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology .
The Merge Records signing spree continues: Today, the label announced that the rangy garage-rock trio Spider Bags joined the roster.
WUNC's Back Porch Music on the Lawn series is getting back to its roots. The series is moving back to the popular spot under the Lucky Strike tower in the heart of the American Tobacco Campus .
NCCU and Durham police were searching for a robbery suspect Sept. 23, 2013, when they came upon Bost.
Durham-made mead : Durham-based Honeygirl Meadery plans to be making and selling a honey-based alcoholic beverage called mead in Durham.