• Is Stephen Miller, a Duke grad, standing in the way of an immigration deal?

    Is Stephen Miller, a Duke grad, standing in the way of an immigration deal?0

    • Duke
    • January 11, 2018

    Here’s one thing even Republicans negotiating an immigration deal agree on: Trump aide (and Duke graduate) Stephen Miller is hurting their chances of getting anything done. They blame him for insisting the administration gets approval for an unrealistic number of immigration policies in exchange for protections for young people brought into the country illegally as children. They

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  • Here’s the latest on the Duke lacrosse accuser

    Here’s the latest on the Duke lacrosse accuser0

    Crystal Mangum, who gained national attention after she accused a group of Duke University lacrosse players of raping her at a 2006 off-campus team party, is back in the news this week. What’s the latest? Mangum, 39, filed a complaint Tuesday alleging malicious prosecution by the Durham Police Department and the Durham County District Attorney’s Office

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  • Duke football finishes season with a flourish

    Duke football finishes season with a flourish0

    • Duke
    • December 27, 2017

    The Blue Devils (7-6) have a winning football season for the fourth time in the last five years. Duke beat Northern Illinois 36-14 on Tuesday in the Quick Lane Bowl in Detroit. Read coverage from the game here.  

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  • Sportswriter’s credentials revoked after racial tweet at Duke basketball game

    Sportswriter’s credentials revoked after racial tweet at Duke basketball game0

    • Duke
    • December 19, 2017

    A Duke University student is accusing a College Insider sports reporter of tweeting a racial comment and attaching a photo of her and her friends without their permission at a Blue Devils men’s basketball game. One tweet reads, “The Asian chick Cameron Crazies behind me are openly swooning over Grayson Allen the way their moms swooned over

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  • Why can’t Duke basketball play good defense? And your other questions

    Why can’t Duke basketball play good defense? And your other questions0

    • Duke
    • December 13, 2017

    Jonathan Alexander, who covers the Blue Devils for The News & Observer, is going to answer your questions about Duke basketball a couple times a month. Read the first batch of questions here. To ask Jonathan questions, tweet him at @jonmalexander, using the hashtag #AskJMA. Or email him at jalexander@newsobserver.com.    

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  • At Duke, why do many women steer clear of computer science?

    At Duke, why do many women steer clear of computer science?0

    • Duke
    • December 12, 2017

    Here’s what happening with women and computer science at Duke University: Many female students take entry-level courses but don’t enroll in more-advanced classes. Women make up 47 percent of CompSci 101, according to The Chronicle, the independent newspaper at Duke. But the number drops to 27 percent for CompSci 230. At the graduate level, female

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