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Day: February 17, 2012

Republican image on taxes takes a hit

By Lisa Mascaro, Tribune Washington Bureau – WASHINGTON — Along the way to deciding whether to extend President Barack Obama’s payroll tax cut, something damaging happened to the Republican Party’s once-dominant position on

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MacNider to show film – Rape of Europa

MASON CITY – The Charles H. MacNider Art Museum’s 2012 Winter Film Series, Films in February, Movies in March, continues this Saturday, February 18 at 2:00 p.m. with The Rape of Europa.

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Jets edge Wild, 4-3

By Michael Russo, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – MINNEAPOLIS — The Winnipeg Jets are to blame. In what feels like an excruciating eternity ago, they started the Minnesota Wild’s tumble down the standings on

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By Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES — “Undefeated” presents itself as a look at a single season in the life of a striving high school football team in impoverished North

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US proposes rules targeting distracted driving

By Ian Duncan, Tribune Washington Bureau – WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Transportation wants to employ technology against technology in its campaign against distracted driving. Cars should be designed to refuse to

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