Opening loss signals more of same from UNC

After one game, we don't know what these Tar Heels are yet. We do know, however, what they aren't: This is not the kind of team that's going to explore new territory for North Carolina football. It may still win an ACC championship, or the Coastal Division, but if Thursday is any indication, eight wins is once again the ceiling.

The struggle to be taken seriously in the age of subtle sexism

Blake Dodge: I have the utmost empathy for my male peers. But for every “pretty and smart” comment I get (and for the ones that aren’t even that flattering), for every patronizing inflection and for every inadvertent power grab at my expense, you perpetuate sexism in environments where it absolutely cannot belong

This week's circulars

Duke's Nasher Museum of Art commissions a mural by abstract painter Odili Donald Odita Video by Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com