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4 hrs ago | Wausau Daily Herald
About six out of 10 uninsured African Americans may be eligible for free or greatly reduced health insurance through Medicaid or the Children's Health Insurance Program, according to a new report the government issued Tuesday.
Do gun control laws need to be more or less strict than they are now?
Should the federal government stop offering subsidized student loans?
8 hrs ago | US News & World Report
Venable LLP opened a second West Coast office in San Francisco. Tom Wallerstein joins the newly opened Bay Area office as partner.
12 hrs ago | News Observer
Within hours, I would go back and that young kid I was talking to is now dead. I saw it so much.” When she moved to Durham and become a deputy in the sheriff’s department, she said, the same students she’d see at the school where she worked as a resource officer were the ones she was arresting at night or seeing on the evening news.
13 hrs ago | Home Channel News
Professional Builders Supply was ranked fifth in the Triangle Business Journal's 2013 "Fast 50" list of fastest-growing companies in the Raleigh-Durham area.
17 hrs ago | WPTF-AM Raleigh
22 hrs ago | A-Infos Radio Project
This week's episode features three, that's right, three whopping conversations. Firstly, we hear from Luke O'Donovan about his case.
The Malcolm X Liberation University was one of the topics discussed during a meet the author session Sunday afternoon with professor and author Richard D. Benson II, Ph.D. Sponsored by the Durham County Library and the Hayti Heritage Center, the session included a preview of Benson's soon to be released book "Fighting for Our Place in the Sun: ... (more)
Stephanie Getchell calms 10-month-old Arie in her arms as they wait in line to get Arie's picture with Santa during the Paws and Claus event Sunday at Northgate Mall.
Adrian R. Anderson, 19, of Wabash Street in Durham, was arrested and charged with assault on a female, simple assault and two counts of communicating threats to incidents dating back to July 12. Anderson allegedly punched and slapped a woman and allegedly punched a man, knocked him to the ground and kicked him in the face.
Clockwise from top left, Jim Holahan, a liver transplant recipient moved from New Jersey to Durham, North Carolina where the competition for organs is less intense.
L to R: Defense attorney Bill Thomas, defendant Julius Nyang'oro, defense attorney Butch Williams and Nyang'oro's wife Alu Nyang'oro walk to Orange County court Tuesday afternoon, Dec. 3, 2013 in Hillsborough, NC.
Alex Jermaine White, 20, of Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham, was arrested Friday and charged with assault on a female and common law robbery.
Alvin Bryant's reflection is seen in the glass frame of an old picture of him and six of his brothers as Bryant talks about his service during World War II on Veterans Day 2004 at Woodlawn Memorial Park.
The Office of Civil Rights is investigating the district after complaints that the district suspends black students and students with disabilities more than others.
Christmas in Durham. Tell me about it. How many Christmases have you spent in Durham? At home? At work? Do you buy your Christmas tree from a Durham lot every year? Or you did, until you bought a pink aluminum tree that one year, then back to the green-grown? Remember that white Christmas in Durham? Which one? Did you march in the parade? Did you ... (more)
Birmingham Mayor William Bell today is headed to Saudi Arabia as part of a delegation organized by the Royal Saudi Arabian Embassy.
For extremely obese women, predictors of cesarean delivery include body mass index , as well as maternal age, parity, and cervical dilation at the time of admission, according to a study published in the December issue of the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology .