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Tatum goes deep to snatch Skills Challenge

By Eric Frazier
Medill Reports

CHARLOTTE, N.C.– In the battle of who has the best skills in the NBA, Jayson Tatum of the Boston Celtics won the Taco Bell Skills Challenge with a three-pointer from beyond half court.

Tatum beat out Trae Young in the final round with that shot after Young started strong and got out to an early lead in the matchup. Tatum said he learned his lesson after previous rounds when he let his opponent shoot first so he could move closer to the basket.

“I didn’t want to give Trae a chance,” Tatum said. “I honestly didn’t know I was going to hit the shot, but I had to give myself a chance, throw it up there, and it worked out for the best.”
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Obama Rallies in Wisconsin

By Eric Frazier
Medill Reports

President Barack Obama hit the campaign trail in a last ditch effort to get people in Wisconsin to vote. He rallied in Milwaukee on October 26th with Democratic candidates. People lined up for hours in order to get an opportunity to see President Obama. Medill Reports caught up with some of those voters to find out what they want to see on election day.

Photo at top: Obama rallies with Democratic candidates in Milwaukee. (Eric Frazier/MEDILL)