The N.C. NAACP held a rally in each of the state's 13 congressional districts on Wednesday. The rallies protested recent laws passed by the N.C. General Assembly. They coincided with and commemorated the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s March on Washington. An estimated 300 people attended the Franklin Street rally, "Taking the Dream Home to Chapel Hill." "Read the full story.":http://www.dailytarheel.com/article/2013/08/energy-from-moral-mondays-fuels-franklin-street-rally
The College Republicans and Young Democrats gathered at local restaurants to watch the results of the 2012 presidential election.
State & National editor Daniel Wiser moderated the first video of the Daily Tar Heel's new "In 10" series which brings together experts to explain current news topics in about 10 minutes. Wiser sat down with UNC journalism professor Ferrel Guillory, Tom Jensen, director of Public Policy Polling, and Mitch Kokai, the director of communications for the John Locke Foundation.
When a professor scans part of a textbook, uploads a video or posts some readings on Sakai, copyright experts say they are stepping into a legal gray area.
Two pairs of UNC graduates took home Emmy awards at the 35th annual awards show this year for their work with The Guardian and National Public Radio.
The Chapel Hill Town Council unanimously voted to extend the town’s extraterritorial jurisdiction to include a portion of the Rogers Road neighborhood during their meeting last week.
UNC employees can now begin enrolling same-sex spouses in the State Health Plan.
North Carolina’s U.S. Senate race remains a virtual tossup between Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan and Republican Thom Tillis — but UNC junior Noah Lieberman believes he has developed a way to predict the outcome.