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Ex-boyfriend charged with Durham teen's murder

Tierra HallPolice on Tuesday charged an ex-boyfriend with murder in the death of a Durham teen found over the weekend outside a vacant house.

Patients clamor for Duke cancer trial after '60 Minutes' report

Dr. Matthias Gromeier, Duke cancer researcherFollowing a televised report Sunday of what some have called a breakthrough treatment in the fight against cancer, researchers at Duke University's Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center have been inundated by calls and emails from cancer patients wanting to take part in a clinical trial.

Gas tax changes head to governor

Pumping gas, gas pump genericLegislation that would cut the gas tax in the short term but raise it in the long run is on its way to the desk of Gov. Pat McCrory.

The Rolling Stones coming to Carter-Finley Stadium this summer

The Rolling StonesThe Rolling Stones will play North Carolina State University's Carter-Finley Stadium on July 1.

House votes for tighter rules for rides

Vortex rideHouse lawmakers gave quick, unanimous approval Tuesday to a bill that would increase the state's penalties for unsafe amusement rides.

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Detailed Forecast

Events

Historic Preservation Commission 4/1/15

Regular City Council Meeting 4/02/15

Planning and Design Review Board 4/7/15

Appearance Commission, 5:15pm

The Appearance Commission also serves as the City’s Tree Board. The Appearance Commission does not meet in July, August, and December of every year.

Regular City Council Meeting 4/16/15

Local events courtesy of City of Wilson.