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Day: February 4, 2012

Rose leads Bulls in rout of Bucks

By K.C. Johnson, Chicago Tribune – MILWAUKEE — The questions about Luol Deng’s return were flying, and then came another about how the Bulls’ depth distinguishes them. Finally, Scott Skiles had heard enough.

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Romney expected to clinch Nevada caucases

By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch – SAN FRANCISCO — In this election season’s first Republican presidential caucus in a Western state, Mitt Romney is widely expected to win Nevada and its 28 convention delegates

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Hormel announces retirement of executives

Austin Daily Herald, Minn. – Hormel Foods Corp. announced Thursday the upcoming retirements of Daniel Hartzog, vice president of sales, consumer products sales, and Bruce Schweitzer, vice president of operations, Refrigerated Foods.

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Sander Wins for Cyclone Track in NY

NEW YORK – The Iowa State track and field team concluded its first day of competition Friday at the New Balance Invitational inside The Armory. The Cyclones came away with an event

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Pekovic leads Timberwolves past the Nets

By Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune – NEWARK, N.J. — One suspected there was something strange in the wind before the Minnesota Timberwolves’ 108-105 victory at New Jersey on Friday night when a visitor

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Clippers sign Kenyon Martin to one-year deal

By Broderick Turner, Los Angeles Times – WASHINGTON—The first call Kenyon Martin received came from former Denver Nuggets teammate Chauncey Billups, telling the 6-foot-9 power forward that the Los Angeles Clippers would be

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Nowitzki finds shot, but Mavericks lose anyway

By Dwain Price, McClatchy Newspapers – DALLAS — Dirk Nowitzki finally rediscovered his shooting touch. Unfortunately for him, his Dallas Mavericks teammates are still looking for theirs. Paul George scored a career-high 30

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Iowa DOT issues travel update

AMES, Iowa – Feb. 4, 2012, 4 p.m. – The moderate to heavy snow will diminish late this afternoon before ending later evening and exiting Iowa, according to the Iowa Department of

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UN declares end to Somalia famine

By Michael Logan and Shabtai Gold – NAIROBI, Kenya — The United Nations officially declared an end Friday to the famine that struck parts of Somalia last year, but it warned the

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