Kitty Kelley, biographer of the rich and famous, is getting ready to release an unauthorized biography on talk show queen Oprah Winfrey.

Toyota Motor Sales USA is recalling 2.3 million vehicles to correct a problem that could cause the vehicles’ gas pedals to stick. This new recall is separate from an on-going recall of 4.2 million Toyota and Lexus vehicles to correct a problem in which the pedals could become stuck under a loose floormat. 2009-2010 Toyota […]

                      Via While following tips about a string of burglaries in the Lochmere Highlands neighborhood, Cary police said Thursday they solved a December theft from a local church. Marcel Jackson, 36, of 10300 Ash Hollow Drive in Raleigh, has been charged with two counts […]

Via Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade is offering free land to displaced Haitians who want to “return to their origins” in Africa: He stressed that Wade had insisted that if a region is handed over it should be in a fertile area – not in the country’s parched deserts. The president is offering voluntary repatriation […]

Via Almost seven years ago David Lamb and his wife Jamillah created and produced the off-Broadway play, Platanos & Collard Greens. The romantic comedy tells the story of two college students, Freeman, an African-American man and Angelita, a Latino woman, both forced to confront and overcome cultural and racial prejudices while defending their bond […]

    Oprah dedicated her show to Haiti yesterday, with performances by Rihanna & Maxwell. Wyclef Jean also joined as a special guest.   Maxwell performed “Fistful of Tears” off his latest album.

Via Quincy Jones and Lionel Richie are putting together a re-recording of the 1985 charity single, “We Are The World.” Plans for the 25th anniversary re-recording were already underway when earthquakes devastated Haiti on January 12th. Richie and Jones are planning the massive recording session, already slated to include Usher, Natalie Cole, and John […]

John Edwards admitted this morning to being the father of Frances Quinn Hunter, the two-year-old daughter of his former mistress Rielle Hunter.

Do you know what you’re cooking for dinner tonight? Planning ahead can be a great way to save time and money but one woman is taking it to a whole new level.

Time is running out for parents to weigh in on a new superintendent for Durham Public Schools.

Stung by criticism that aid hasn’t been getting into earthquake-ravaged Haiti quickly enough, U.S. officials say they are taking steps to rectify the problem and the perception.

Former Hillside High School principal Earl Pappy, 51, died over the weekend, according to current Principal Hans Lassiter.