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North Carolina Coach Roy Williams’ Post Season Press Conference 04:51

North Carolina Coach Roy Williams’ Post Season Press Conference

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Coach K speaks to Duke grads about success and attitude

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Duke's Blair Holliday recovers from near-fatal accident to graduate

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Duke basketball players deliver 'Dogs, Daps and Doughnuts' during exams

Coach K talks about how proud he is of his team 03:16

Coach K talks about how proud he is of his team

Laura Keeley breaks down Duke's loss to Oregon in the Sweet 16 02:06

Laura Keeley breaks down Duke's loss to Oregon in the Sweet 16

Duke's Myles Jones has chance to be role model for blacks in lacrosse 02:29

Duke's Myles Jones has chance to be role model for blacks in lacrosse

Coach K talks Brandon Ingram 01:35

Coach K talks Brandon Ingram

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UNC’s lawyer-up strategy might be working

Carolina has spent millions of dollars and worked aggressively to manage its risk

The university has chosen its words carefully in describing the bogus, no-show classes

A crisis strategy driven by lawyers and consultants has benefits and costs

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Ambassador Chris Stevens’ strong sense of duty

Tripoli, the capital of Libya, is on the Mediterranean Sea across from Sicily. On a clear, beautiful day there in late August three years ago, Randall Williams of Raleigh was eating breakfast at the Corinthia Hotel when he spotted Chris Stevens, the U.S. ambassador, talking with a journalist in the dining room.

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Drescher: Jim Martin’s quick wit served him well

Republicans in North Carolina were feuding. Pat Robertson and George H.W. Bush were running for president in the primaries of 1988. At Republican precinct meetings, Robertson supporters fought aggressively for delegates. At a party convention in Louisburg, Robertson supporters stormed the stage and tried to take over the meeting. Law-enforcement officers broke up the confrontation.

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Police cruiser slams into vehicle during chase in Florida

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Sheriff Donnie Harrison talks about ID cards

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Nashville, NC Police Chief Tom Bashore talks about new drug program

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NAACP calls for full federal investigation of Harnett County Sheriff’s Office

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A forceful stop

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Teddy Marshall gives back to Appalachian Service Project volunteers

Teddy Marshall, a resident of Magoffin County, KY, performs at the contemporary music service at Hayes Barton United Methodist Church in Raleigh, NC.
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Teddy Marshall gives back to Appalachian Service Project volunteers

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Gergen urges Elon grads to 'take North Carolina back'

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"Click it or Ticket" starts off with a bang

"Click it or Ticket" campaign starts off with a bang 00:41

"Click it or Ticket" campaign starts off with a bang