Howard Clement died Wednesday morning, leaving behind a vibrant downtown he strove for and many memories for those he met and helped as an attorney, civil rights leader and longtime Durham City Council member.
Wake Forest police charged a 21-year-old man with 17 counts of financial card theft after arresting him at a Durham Road store where they said he used a bogus credit card to buy cigarettes two days in a row.
N.C. Central Universitys 127th commencement conferred 718 undergraduate degress. U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield Jr. and U.S. Sen. Cory Booker were the speakers at the ceremony held at OKelly-Riddick Stadium in Durham.
FBI agents and U.S. deputy marshals battered down the door of a townhouse to make one of several arrests Tuesday morning of people named in an indictment that accuses them of dealing in cocaine and marijuana and laundering drug money.