Medtronic, Si or No? — Malcolm Berko

Medtronic (MDT-$79) is a conservative, superfine long-term investment. MDT is the world’s largest manufacturer of implantable medical devices and generates revenues from over 120 countries. I’d tell your friend (if I spoke Spanish) to keep his shares.

Waste lays waste to North Carolina – Rondy Elliott

“Those things aren’t lagoons – they’re cesspools,” says Rick Dove, a senior adviser for Waterkeeper Alliance. He has been fighting agricultural water pollution in North Carolina since l993. About that time he was one of the founding members of this group, now a nationally respected environmental organization.

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Demonstrators stop traffic in downtown Durham to protest jail deaths

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Durham mayoral candidate Steve Schewel thanks supporters and his mom

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Silent Sam protesters confront UNC cop who had been undercover in their group

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UNCW researcher discusses findings of sperm whale necropsy at Oak Island NC

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UNC professor burned by fire and explosion, suspect arrested

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Cuban diplomat visits Triangle universities

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Watch: Durham Public Schools custodians want to be DPS employees

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Watch: Wanted burglary suspect hits Broad Street business

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Durham County jail opens mental health pod

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Protesters accused of toppling a Confederate statue may avoid felony charges.

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NC Comicon: Bull City takes over the Durham Civic Center through Sunday, Nov. 12

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Watch: Ex-UNC, NBA player David Noel returns to alma mater as coach

1st-year Southern High basketball coach David Noel back on the hardwood after successful high school, college and pro careers.
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Watch: Ex-UNC, NBA player David Noel returns to alma mater as coach 1:42

Watch: Ex-UNC, NBA player David Noel returns to alma mater as coach

Watch: Bereaved grandmother remembers 16-year-old killed in Durham 0:53

Watch: Bereaved grandmother remembers 16-year-old killed in Durham

Watch: Police use K-9 'officers' to hunt Wells Fargo bank branch robbery 0:25

Watch: Police use K-9 'officers' to hunt Wells Fargo bank branch robbery

Cuban diplomat visits Triangle universities 1:35

Cuban diplomat visits Triangle universities