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Feng Liu had a family, a good job as a research professor in the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Pharmacy and a legion of friends and admirers.
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Now that North Carolina has opened the door to hydraulic fracturing for oil and natural gas, it probably should come as no surprise that landowners are beginning to be approached about selling the rights to any of those valuable commodities that might lie under their land.
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Craven Allen Gallery is presenting "Suddenly and with Joy: Paintings by Linwood Hart and Pottery by Brad Tucker," through Sept.
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From left, Arthur Stanley Nelson laughs as Wool E. Bull high fives Reuben M. O'Neal as they celebrate O'Neal's 98th birthday on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park.
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We are both pastors and active in community service, and the Moral Monday gatherings have become an integral part of our ministries.
A snippet in D. G. Martin's column on our editorial page Wednesday caught my eye, and sent me to his topic - the latest issue of N. C. Data Net - to drill a little deeper.
It's been a year since John Davis started offering a monthly Dungeons and Dragons game day at the Durham County Public Library's main branch.
As far as indoor entertainment venues go, the Durham Performing Arts Center is arguably the biggest draw in the Triangle, bringing both Broadway shows and big-name concerts to the stage since it opened in late 2007.
Durham police investigators took out warrants Friday charging three teens -- Demetrius Walton, 18, of Eva Street, Jaquan Marquise Cobb, 17, of East Main Street, and Christopher Lewis, 18, of Commerce Street - with attempted malicious use of an explosive device to damage property.
UNC professor Feng Liu was viciously beaten to death with a landscape stone, according to warrants for the two men accused of his murder.
Being a movie fan means that you seek film out wherever you can find it. It used to be that if nothing worthwhile was playing in the theater, you were out of luck.
The Decorating Your Small Space blog offers lots of ideas for optimizing storage in tiny spaces.
The human gut teems with bacteria, many of their species still unknown. They help us digest food and absorb nutrients, and they play a part in protecting our intestinal walls.
The weekly show originates from WCOM, Carrboro's community radio station, and is distributed world-wide via podcast.
Governor Pat McCrory signs the Energy Modernization Act of 2014 on June 4, at N.C. State University, Centennial Campus, which lifts the moratorium on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, a method to extract shale oil and gas from rock formations deep below the ground.
Legislation that would alter how counties in North Carolina can raise sales taxes received initial approval from the state Senate on Wednesday following a debate that has reopened the old fault lines between urban and rural North Carolina.
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