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What If Putin Had Bought Crimea?

the Financial Times
April 7, 2014

Joseph Blocher, Mitu Gulati on selling sovereign territory to resolve disputes

Topics for this story: Global, Law, Opinion

More To Do On NC Health Care Gap

the News & Observer
April 7, 2014

Mark Dakkak: Thousands of NC residents excluded from Obamacare

Topics for this story: Opinion, Politics & Public Policy

'Americanah' Selected for 2014 Summer Reading

April 7, 2014

Novel about love and race by Nigerian author Adichie chosen from 400 recommendations

Topics for this story: Staff

What the Holocaust Doesn't Tell Us About Rwanda

the News & Observer
April 7, 2014

William Donahue: The notion of ethnic unity in Rwanda is a myth

Topics for this story: Global, Opinion

The Cost of Childhood Obesity

April 7, 2014

Over a lifetime, childhood obesity costs $19,000 per child

Take a Duke Course at a Special Rate

April 7, 2014

Employees offered undergraduate courses for $975 per course credit instead of $5,723

Duke to Preserve a Landmark of Haitian Democracy

April 3, 2014

Rubenstein Library to digitize old Radio Haiti programs, make them available to the public

Reckless Human Acts Threaten Global Biodiversity

Beirut Daily Star
April 3, 2014

Stuart Pimm on what steps we should take to protect plant species

Topics for this story: Global, Opinion

Coalition for Preserving Memory to honor genocide victims

April 3, 2014

Events throughout week include concert, name reading ceremony, and panel discussion

Topics for this story: Students

A Bitcoin Primer

April 2, 2014

Fuqua Professor Campbell Harvey breaks down the Bitcoin fundamentals