The Wake County school system and Duke University have partnered to provide intensive training to teachers at 16 elementary schools in hopes of increasing the number of students, particularly from underrepresented groups, who are identified as academically...
North Carolinians who have traveled to Cuba this year say the restoration of diplomatic relations with the United States will bring welcome economic and cultural opportunities for both nations.
Protesters arrested during the Dec. 5 demonstrations in downtown Durham made their first court appearance on Thursday. The arrestees, ages 18 to 33, are charged with failure to disperse and impeding the flow of traffic for actions they're accused...
Mayor Bill Bell on Thursday said again that demonstrators in Durham need to abide by protest guidelines the City Council approved last February. The guidelines require marchers using the streets to obtain parade permits; current city policy is not...