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Durham school board backs teacher housing plan

The Durham Public Schools Board of Education recently gave a big thumbs up to a State Employees’ Credit Union proposal to build housing for teachers on the former Lowe’s Grove Elementary School site in southern Durham near Research Triangle Park.

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Michael Peterson pleads guilty to manslaughter, victim's family reacts

Michael Peterson entered a plea Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 resolving a murder charge that has lingered for 15 years. Through an Alford plea in which the Durham novelist refused to admit guilt, Peterson pleaded guilty to a manslaughter charge for killing his wife Kathleen Peterson. Lori Campbell and Candace Zamperini, Kathleen Peterson's sisters made emotional statements following the plea.

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Michael Peterson reacts after pleading guilty to manslaughter

Michael Peterson reacted after entering a guilty plea Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 resolving a murder charge that has lingered for 15 years. Through an Alford plea in which the Durham novelist refused to admit guilt, Peterson pleaded guilty to a manslaughter charge for killing his wife Kathleen Peterson.

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Michael Peterson pleads guilty to manslaughter, victim's family reacts

Michael Peterson entered a plea Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 resolving a murder charge that has lingered for 15 years. Through an Alford plea in which the Durham novelist refused to admit guilt, Peterson pleaded guilty to a manslaughter charge for killing his wife Kathleen Peterson. Lori Campbell and Candace Zamperini, Kathleen Peterson's sisters made emotional statements following the plea.
Video by Travis Long, Photo by Chuck LIddy newsobserver.com
Michael Peterson pleads guilty to manslaughter, victim's family reacts 3:10

Michael Peterson pleads guilty to manslaughter, victim's family reacts

Michael Peterson reacts after pleading guilty to manslaughter 6:38

Michael Peterson reacts after pleading guilty to manslaughter

Neighbors opposed Publix development in northern Durham 1:22

Neighbors opposed Publix development in northern Durham

Two Durham cops, deputy injured in motorcycle wreck 1:15

Two Durham cops, deputy injured in motorcycle wreck