Duke president will step down next year

Duke University President Richard Brodhead will step down in June of next year, having ushered in an era of fundraising and expansion after the reputation-battering lacrosse saga a decade ago.

Former Duke safety Jeremy Cash ready to hear his name in NFL Draft

Jeremy Cash, a former Duke safety, has a chance to hear his name called Friday night, during the second and third rounds of the NFL Draft. If not then, expect him to be selected on Saturday, during rounds four through seven. CBS projects Cash to be a third-round pick. NFL.com projects him to come off the board in the fourth or fifth round. ESPN analyst Mel Kiper Jr. has him ranked No. 140 on his big board, and ESPN senior writer Todd McShay has him at No. 110. Cash wasn’t in ESPN’s latest three-round mock draft.

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N&O investigation: Deadly Force

A warrantless entry, an innocent man shot dead. A squad of Harnett County deputies who spread fear south and west of the Cape Fear River. A homicide in jail, caught on tape, yet somehow kept under wraps. Who polices the sheriff's office?
Travis Long tlong@newsobserver.com
N&O investigation: Deadly Force 02:27

N&O investigation: Deadly Force

Men become first same-sex couple to get married publicly in a United Methodist church in North Carolina 00:45

Men become first same-sex couple to get married publicly in a United Methodist church in North Carolina

Happy 100th birthday, National Parks Service 01:02

Happy 100th birthday, National Parks Service

Prescribed Burn includes Bald Eagle Habitat at Jordan Lake 01:35

Prescribed Burn includes Bald Eagle Habitat at Jordan Lake