The Michigan State Spartans picked up a hard-fought victory over the Texas Longhorns on the road 92-78 on Saturday. Just three days after the unranked Longhorns traveled to Chapel Hill and upset No. 14 North Carolina, it appeared that a scrappy Texas team might be able to keep the momentum going. Show More Summary
Eight-year-old Bella was sad when her great grandmother died last year, “the last day I got to see her, it was a really special day to me, because I knew that she was going to go to Heaven,” she told Chapel Hill, TN’s KLTV. One yearShow More Summary
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine found that two on-the-rise esophagus conditions are so similar that even a biopsy is not enough to distinguish one disease from the other. read more
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina - Shortly after his team’s 82-77 victory over Kentucky, Roy Williams sat before a gaggle of reporters and chuckled. Someone had just asked the North Carolina coach if his team won because it “bullied” the Wildcats. Show More Summary
When Kentucky travels to Chapel Hill to face North Carolina, two of the most decorated programs in college basketball history—and two of the most talented teams in the country this season—will battle for bragging rights. The intangibles may favor the Tar Heels in this contest. Show More Summary
Triangle Transit is advancing plans for a future light-rail line between Chapel Hill and Durham, even as local critics and some experts continue to question the wisdom of spending nearly $30 million on required studies.
In regards to the Tata accusations of luxury: May it please the court of public opinion: The Southern Environmental Law Center concedes that its attorneys work in Chapel Hill offices that might – on certain summer occasions – be regarded as air-conditioned. But as to the charge of latte-drinking: Not...
Earlier today, John posted a quote from NC Transportation Secretary Tony Tata (teehee--he said tata) that referred to "ivory tower elitists' filing lawsuits 'from their air-conditioned offices in Chapel Hill.' This afternoon, a colleague sent me this picture from the ivory tower in Columbus.
Many of the most popular children's movies from recent years feature both "obesogenic" behaviors and weight-related stigmatizing content, a study by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill researchers finds.
A study comparing traditional and “flipped” versions of a pharmacy-school course at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill found that students much preferred the flipped course and got better grades on the final exam. The flipped...Show More Summary
Devouter Records2014 Chapel Hill's music scene never ceases to amaze me. From punk and hardcore to alternative/college rock (and yes, even heavy metal!) this is one area of America that has given us more great music then you could ever...Show More Summary
Julius Nyang’Oro, the former chairman of the Department of African and Afro-American Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has been charged with a felony count of obtaining property by false pretenses. The charge is exceptionally rare because it involves $12,000 that Nyang’Oro received for a summer course that he taught. While […]
When architect Julia Morgan took on the redesign and expansion of the modest, turn of the century columbarium on the hill at the end of Piedmont Avenue in Oakland, she brought with her a small army of local artisans, architectural treasures from Europe, and her trademark eclectic vision. Show More Summary
The North Carolina Tar Heels have loads of talent. Head coach Roy Williams recruits top prospects to Chapel Hill each and every season. However, recently it has seemed as though many of those prospects have failed to develop as fans have anticipated, especially in the frontcourt. Show More Summary
The arrogance and hypocrisy is astounding: “Surveilling a professor’s communications is a really troubling approach to protecting liberty,” the law professors wrote in a letter published Tuesday on the Chapel Hill News website and in the paper’s Wednesday print edition. Show More Summary
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – More than 90 percent of HIV-infected inmates entering prison in North Carolina had previously tested positive for the virus, according to a study published in the November 27 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. read more
The Duke Blue Devils will head down the road to Chapel Hill this Saturday to tangle with the North Carolina Tar Heels in a renewal of this heated in-state rivalry in the ACC. Kickoff from Kenan Stadium is set for 12:30 p.m. ET, and the...Show More Summary
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine, working with cell lines in a lab, have discovered why some of the most aggressive and fatal breast cancer cells are resistant to chemotherapy, and UNC scientists are developing ways to overcome such resistance. Adriana S. Show More Summary
North Carolina has to play like P.J. Hairston is never setting foot on the court again. The reality on Sunday—that Hairston was back in Chapel Hill and the No. 24 Heels were seven days removed from losing to Belmont—made a win over the...Show More Summary
Well this took us by surprise! Clint Eastwood’s gorgeous daughter Francesca Eastwood got hitched last week in Las Vegas at the Simple Wedding Chapel. And the lucky guy was Jonah Hill’s brother Jordan Feldstein! The couple hasn’t been photographed together, and flew under the radar because they’re a new thing! A source said: "They haven't even been dating that [...]