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Finalist named for Bronko Nagurski award

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Touchdown Club in conjunction with the Football Writers Association of America has announced the finalists for the 2014 Bronko Nagurski trophy given annually to the nation’s top college defensive player.

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NBA’s Silver sends message on domestic violence

In this undated file image released by the Ingham County Sheriffs Department, Charlotte Hornets' Jeffery Taylor is photographed in East Lansing, Mich. The NBA has suspended Taylor for 24 games without pay after he pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic violence assault and malicious destruction of hotel property in October. (AP Photo/Ingham County Sheriffs Department, File)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver wanted to send a strong message on the league’s lack of tolerance for domestic violence.

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NBA’s Silver sends message on domestic violence

In this undated file image released by the Ingham County Sheriffs Department, Charlotte Hornets' Jeffery Taylor is photographed in East Lansing, Mich. The NBA has suspended Taylor for 24 games without pay after he pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic violence assault and malicious destruction of hotel property in October. (AP Photo/Ingham County Sheriffs Department, File)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver wanted to send a strong message on the league’s lack of tolerance for domestic violence.

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NBA suspends Hornets’ Jeffery Taylor 24 games

In this undated file image released by the Ingham County Sheriffs Department, Charlotte Hornets' Jeffery Taylor is photographed in East Lansing, Mich. The NBA has suspended Taylor for 24 games without pay after he pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic violence assault and malicious destruction of hotel property in October. (AP Photo/Ingham County Sheriffs Department, File)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The NBA has suspended Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor for 24 games without pay after he pleaded guilty last month to misdemeanor domestic violence assault and malicious destruction of hotel property.

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No. 25 Duke, UNC meet in key ACC Coastal matchup

Duke quarterback Anthony Boone (7) runs the ball as Virginia Tech's Detrick Bonner (8) reaches to tackle during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Durham, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — All those things No. 25 Duke had done right this season went wrong in its last game.

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