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Duke overcomes sluggish start to beat Southern 78-61

After coming off a big win over No. 2 Michigan State on Tuesday, the expectation coming into Friday’s game was that the Duke Blue Devils should easily take care of business against Southern, which had lost three games to start its young season. But that wasn’t the case.

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What Donald Trump can learn from Andrew Jackson's reelection

When searching for historical analogues to the Trump presidency, political analysts have landed again and again on Andrew Jackson. For both men, an obsession with personal honor triggers their volatile temperaments. Their political appeal is tied to their opposition to the Washington establishment. And Jackson set the precedent for politicians to use a populist appeal to frame their rhetoric.

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

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

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

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