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No. 8 Michigan St. faces tricky task at Indiana

In this Sept. 27, 2014, file photo, Indiana running back Tevin Coleman (6) runs during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Maryland in Bloomington, Ind. Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio has two ways to get his defense’s attention this week. He can put on Tevin Coleman’s game tapes -- or he can show the players Coleman’s stats. Either way, the eighth-ranked Spartans must figure out how to slow down the nation’s top rusher. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Mark Dantonio thought he had endured just about everything in his first 99 games as Michigan State’s coach.

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Review: ‘White People’ is edgy; has memorable cast

In this image released by Roadside Attractions, Tyler James Williams appears in a scene from "Dear White People." (AP Photo/Roadside Attractions, Ashley Nguyen)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A cheeky provocation wrapped in a zingy punchline, Justin Simien’s “Dear White People” recalls other memorably promising debuts — by filmmakers named Spike, for instance, whether Lee or Jonze. An ambitious satire that questions just how “post-racial” America has become, the film is never at a loss for words, but sometimes confuses galvanizing rhetoric for legitimate deliberation.

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