March 24, 2018

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  • Duke survives Syracuse to reach Elite 8
    Marvin Bagley III scored 22 points as second-seeded Duke warded off a series of challenges from 11th-seeded Syracuse in a 69-65 victory in the NCAA Tournament’s Sweet 16 round Friday night at CenturyLink Center in […]
  • Spotify says about 2 million users blocked ads without paying
    NEW YORK — Spotify said on Friday it uncovered two million users of its free service who had blocked advertising without paying, highlighting a potential revenue risk for the soon-to-be public company. In an amended […]
  • Queens denied D2 title game in double OT, Campbell falls in CBI semi
    Queens University missed chances to win and advance to Saturday’s Division II national championship game at the end of both regulation and the first overtime Thursday night. The Royals didn’t get a third chance. Northern […]
  • As trade tensions mount, China soybean buyers devise contingency plans
    BEIJING — Chinese buyers of soybeans, the United States’ biggest agricultural export to the country, are quietly drawing up contingency plans to ensure supplies of critical raw materials in the event of a trade war, […]
  • Skinner, Zykov each score twice in Hurricanes’ win over Coyotes
    RALEIGH — The Carolina Hurricanes have been looking for consistent goal scoring all season. Many suggested they look to the minors, where they had the AHL’s leading scorer. Others said the team’s underperforming players needed […]
  • Film Review: ‘Dear Dictator’
    LOS ANGELES — An audacious conceit in search of a bolder movie, “Dear Dictator” has 85-year-old Michael Caine as a Latin island tyrant whose overthrow improbably lands him in the garage of a suburban American […]