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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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DA says Copeland family wanted Suarez held responsible for death of their son

Orange-Chatham District Attorney Jim Woodall talks with reporters following the trial for Alejandro Suarez, he undocumented immigrant worker who left a construction truck unsecured before it rolled downhill, killing 5-year-old Everett Copeland.
Tammy Grubb tgrubb@newsobserver.com
DA says Copeland family wanted Suarez held responsible for death of their son 1:59

DA says Copeland family wanted Suarez held responsible for death of their son

Attorney for Suarez says accident was human error and not related to immigration status 1:40

Attorney for Suarez says accident was human error and not related to immigration status

Runners strip down for Undie Run to benefit tumor research 0:43

Runners strip down for Undie Run to benefit tumor research

Ringling Brothers Circus makes one last stop in Raleigh 1:29

Ringling Brothers Circus makes one last stop in Raleigh