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Durham, North Carolina is located in Durham County. Zip codes in Durham, NC include 27706, 27704, and 27722. The median home price in Durham is $185,000 which is roughly $98/per square foot. More Durham information.

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4 hrs ago | HeraldSun.com

Heavy rains cause flooding in parts of Durham

Heavy rains moved through Durham on Monday, dumping between 2 and 2.5 inches of rain in southwestern parts of the city and leading to flash flood warnings on Monday.

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6 hrs ago | Independent Weekly

Durham immigrants charged with arranging fraudulent marriages

Federal prosecutors have charged two immigrants living in Durham with arranging fake marriages in order to stay in the country.

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8 hrs ago | News Observer

Lovette murder trial includes police laying out robbery allegations

Art Holland, a former Durham police detective, testified Monday at the trial of Laurence Lovette, the 23-year-old man accused of murdering Mahato on Jan. 18, 2008.

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9 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Conor Oberst dismisses libel lawsuit against woman who accused him of sexual assault

Singer-songwriter Conor Oberst has dropped his federal libel lawsuit against a woman who accused him of sexual assault in online comments.

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11 hrs ago | Naples Daily News

Use hypnosis instead of anesthesia Bob Dick recently toughed his way...

Bob Dick recently toughed his way through a 90-minute total knee replacement without the aid of anesthesia, choosing to stay awake through the chisel and the buzz of the electric saw.

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16 hrs ago | News Observer

Papa Mojo's, Durham's main club for blues, has closed

This past weekend saw the Triangle's club population contract, with the closing of Papa Mojo's Roadhouse.

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16 hrs ago | News Observer

GE adding 60 jobs in Mebane

GE is expanding its manufacturing capabilities at its operations in Mebane, a move that is expected to create about 60 new jobs by the end of next year.

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18 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Mom asks Craigslist if anyone can shelter her kids

Moshimalee Johnson says she just wanted her kids to be able to stay together - instead they were taken into foster care.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

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Opioid Maintenance Therapy: Questions and Controversies

Opioid maintenance therapy, or using a legal opiate to reduce a person's urge to take illicit drugs, has long generated controversy.

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HeraldSun.com

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A one-man sign campaign against Sheriff Mike Andrews could trigger a move by city officials later this year to rewrite Durham's rules for placing non-commercial messages in public street rights-of-way.

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News Observer

Carolina Friends School in Durham confronts reports of decades-old sexual abuse

A Carolina Friends School middle school student left this handmade poster for the summer on the window of his classroom in the middle school Monday morning.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

HeraldSun.com

Meeting to encourage affordable housing near transit

With light-rail transit on the drawing board following approval of a half-cent sales tax in Durham and Chapel Hill, the Durham City/County Planning Department is co-sponsoring a community meeting to encourage development of affordable housing near rail lines.

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News Observer

Dozens in Durham protest state budget director's conservative policies

Several dozen people showed up for the protest Saturday at the Maxway store at 1000 N. Miami Blvd. to demand fair pay and better conditions for workers across the state.

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News Observer

Bert L'Homme brings fresh faith to Durham schools

When Bert L'Homme agreed to take on the title of Durham Public Schools superintendent, he might have focused on the "super" part.

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News Observer

Seized Corvette to remain in possession of Wake Sheriff's Office

Five years ago, Harrison and Deputy County Manager Joe Durham said the 2007 Corvette Z06 would be used temporarily as a department vehicle after it was taken in a drug raid.

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Chapel Hill News

Friction between bicyclists and motorists mounts in rural Orange County

Bicyclists team up for long countryside rides, pedaling single file or sometimes two to three abreast for exercise and camaraderie.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Chapel Hill News

Durham judge rejects request to dismiss murder case against Laurence Lovette

Hardin, the Durham Superior Court judge presiding over the trial, held a hearing Friday on the defense team's claims that Durham police notes from the homicide investigation were turned over very late in the case.

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HeraldSun.com

Mangum's photos reveal Durhamites from 100 years ago

Four years ago, Sarah Stacke moved to Durham from Brooklyn for graduate school at Duke University.

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Inside Self-Storage

Carroll Cos. to Open New Bee Safe Storage and Wine Cellar in Raleigh, NC

North Carolina real estate developer The Carroll Cos. is breaking ground on a self-storage and wine-storage facility in the Wakefield neighborhood of Raleigh, N.C. The new Bee Safe Storage and Wine Cellar, located on New Falls of Neuse Road in the community of Maystone at Wakefield, is expected to open later this year.

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Independent Weekly

Free shuttle bus to Durham Farmers Market is another reason to eat your vegetables

By the time you've lugged a dozen ears of corn, a carton of farm fresh eggs, flowers, cheese and fragile peaches more than about five blocks, you're likely to have bruised fruit and scrambled yolks mingling in the bottom of your reusable bag.

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