April 24, 2018

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Game theory for your financial life

NEW YORK — The term “game theory” probably makes you think of really hard math – the kind pioneered by U.S. mathematician John Nash, the troubled genius who inspired the Oscar-winning film “A Beautiful Mind.” […]

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  • NC State-ECU baseball showdown washed out by weather
      Top 10 rivals NC State and East Carolina might eventually meet up on the baseball diamond at some point this season.   But it will have to be in an NCAA tournament regional or super regional. […]
  • Nucor beats profit estimates, backs Trump tariffs
    REUTERS – Nucor Corp’s quarterly profit topped Wall Street estimates, and the No. 1 U.S. steelmaker by market value forecast a better second-quarter while praising the U.S. government’s move to impose tariffs on imported steel. […]
  • UNC’s Luke Maye to test NBA Draft waters
    North Carolina has had good luck with players “testing the waters” of the NBA Draft since the rules for underclassmen were relaxed three years ago. Justin Jackson went through the process in 2016, returned to […]
  • Barbara Bush remembered for her dignity and wit at Houston funeral
      HOUSTON – Former first lady Barbara Bush was remembered at her funeral on Saturday as a formidable but caring figure whose devotion to her family was matched only by her commitment to public service. […]
  • Lawmakers study how to add seats to technical training programs
    North Carolina community colleges depend on funding from the state legislature for the majority of their revenue. For several programs crucial to employers — in fields such as health care, construction, manufacturing and public safety […]
  • Peters resigns as Hurricanes coach
    RALEIGH — Carolina Hurricanes coach Bill Peters was fond of saying, “We like our group.” Apparently, he didn’t like it that much. Peters activated the out clause in his contract, voiding the final year of […]