Young voters went to the polls in record numbers, helping Democrats win big gains in the midterm election. Rep. David Price, who represents Chapel Hill in Congress, prepares for life in the House majority. UNC’s decision on what to do with the Silent Sam statue has veen delayed until December. Thirty-three states have legalized medical marijuana, but North Carolina isn’t one of them. It will take weeks to investigate the cause of the water line break that shut down UNC for two days. A professor turns unusual sounds into even more unusual musical compositions.
Critics say a constitutional amendment on next week’s N.C. ballot could make it harder for students to vote. UNC remembers the victims of last week’s Pittsburgh shooting. Medical School Dean Bill Roper will take over as UNC System interim president. A major gift will build a state-of-the-art center for the School of Media and Journalism. UNC helps preserve the history of a Rocky Mount textile mill. An unconventional class teaches improv skills to business students.