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View from the Hill | Last updated: 08/30 RSS

Raleigh and Washington Politics from a Tar Heel Perspective. Email tips and comments to

From the Press Box | Last updated: 08/30 RSS

From the Press Box presents a collection of in-game and post-game recaps for weekend sports action in addition to notes from practices and other entertaining stories throughout the week.

Returning this year, From the Press Box presents a daily, "Tracking the Tar Heels" post that provides links to the important UNC sports news of the day. On Tuesdays you can find the best tweets from UNC athletes in "Hark the Tweets" and on Thursdays we highlight Tar Heel athletes use of Instagram in "InstaHeels." Assistant Sports Editor Aaron Dodson is in charge of day-to-day operations for From the Press Box.

Pit Talk | Last updated: 08/30 RSS

Campus news and happenings. If you have questions or comments, e-mail Opinions expressed in blog posts are those of the authors, and not of The Daily Tar Heel.

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Town Talk | Last updated: 08/25 RSS

Through the Lens | Last updated: 01/29 RSS

Through the Lens is the photojournalism blog of the Daily Tar Heel, showcasing the best in photography by DTH staff photographers and photo editors.

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Groups pressure McCrory to stop defending gay marriage ban

Gay rights advocacy groups have been fighting the state's ban on gay marriage in court since it was passed two years ago, and now they're demanding that Gov. Pat McCrory stops fighting them back.

Basketball schedule released for 2014-15 season

Today, the ACC released schedules for the 2014-2015 basketball season. For North Carolina, that i...

In Charlotte, Obama unveils new promises to veterans

As the Veterans Affairs scandal continues to taint President Barack Obama's administration, he knew he had a point to prove to an audience of veterans in a Tuesday speech in Charlotte.

Campus safety app now available to students, faculty

The conversation surrounding campus safety has taken a technological turn at UNC by way of a smartphone app.

Tracking the Tar Heels, Aug. 26

Welcome to another edition of Tracking the Tar Heels.

Let's see what the Tar Heels have bee...

Humans of Chapel Hill for Aug. 26

The Daily Tar Heel Staff Writer Kelsey Weekman sat down with Grace Harvey for Town Talk’s weekly Humans of Chapel Hill feature.

Live from Franklin Tweet: Aug. 18 through Aug. 24

Tweets related to the Chapel Hill-Carrboro area from Aug. 18 through Aug. 24 — keep up with your town leaders and neighbors.