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What's in today's Durham News

Today's big local story broke too late to get into the print paper but is now on our website.

TAKING DURHAM OUT OF DURHAM REGIONAL: You heard it. Find out why Duke, which manages the regional hospital, wants to change its name. Jim Wise has the story at www.thedurhamnews.com

BELL'S BAIL BOND BILLS: Well, he doesn't have the proposed legislation just yet. But Durham Mayor Bill Bell's push for tougher bail rules for suspects in gun crimes is already running into some opposition. Find out what two local judges think in our story at www.thedurhamnews.com

BAD, BAD MAN: That suspect charged with robbing a Durham bank last month? Police have now charged him with robbing two. Find the link on our home page now at www.thedurhamnews.com or search under the News/Crime page.

Baker, entrepreneur and urban farmer Kifu Faruq has now added teacher to her resume. Find out whom she's educating in today's My View and how you can too. Rev. Barber and the Durham-based state NAACP is urging the General Assembly to resist extremism in the upcoming session (read about an unprecedented proposal to slash unemployment benefits on the front page of today's N&O).

And Glenn McDonald says a former American Idol finalist is coming to DPAC. ... All that and lots more in today's Durham News.

Thanks for reading,
Mark

What's in today's Durham News

Today's big local story broke too late to get into the print paper but is now on our website.

TAKING DURHAM OUT OF DURHAM REGIONAL: You heard it. Find out why Duke, which manages the regional hospital, wants to change its name. Jim Wise has the story at www.thedurhamnews.com

BELL'S BAIL BOND BILLS: Well, he doesn't have the proposed legislation just yet. But Durham Mayor Bill Bell's push for tougher bail rules for suspects in gun crimes is already running into some opposition. Find out what two local judges think in our story at www.thedurhamnews.com

BAD, BAD MAN: That suspect charged with robbing a Durham bank last month? Police have now charged him with robbing two. Find the link on our home page now at www.thedurhamnews.com or search under the News/Crime page.

Baker, entrepreneur and urban farmer Kifu Faruq has now added teacher to her resume. Find out whom she's educating in today's My View and how you can too. Rev. Barber and the Durham-based state NAACP is urging the General Assembly to resist extremism in the upcoming session (read about an unprecedented proposal to slash unemployment benefits on the front page of today's N&O).

And Glenn McDonald says a former American Idol finalist is coming to DPAC. ... All that and lots more in today's Durham News.

Thanks for reading,
Mark

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