The Raleigh City Council was clearly slow to comprehend its misstep on the number of bars allowed. Now it continues to mishandle the problem by a treatment regimen composed of superficial solutions including the vigorous early morning cleanup of bottles, cans and vomit from our public sidewalk. Once again, we are not attacking the disease.
University of North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams talks with reporters about the one-year postseason ban for the Louisville Cardinals men's basketball team amid ongoing investigations into a sex scandal, a decision that stunned coach Rick Pitino.
Giant panda cub Bei Bei ventured outside for the first time on Thursday, alongside his mother Mei Xiang, to climb a few trees and play. After about an hour both headed back inside the panda house at the National Zoo in Washington, D.C. Bei Bei made is first public debut since his Aug. 22, 2015 birth on Jan. 16, 2016.