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Day: February 24, 2012

Oscars rehearsals in full swing

By Rebecca Keegan, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES—Before the final touches to the hair and makeup and the red carpet wave comes another crucial rite of Oscar weekend — rehearsal. Dozens of

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Capitol Digest 2-23-12

Rod Boshart, CR Gazette – A roundup of legislative and Capitol news items of interest for Thursday, Feb. 23: CHECKS IN THE MAIL: Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller said Thursday that refund

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Photo of the day: Clear Lake bar ad

Photo of the day submitted by anonymous reader. It was taken outside a bar in Clear Lake, she said. Does anyone know what bar? To send a photo in for publication,

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By Colin Covert, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – “Rampart” is a character study of a very bad character. Woody Harrelson plays Dave Brown, a Vietnam vet and reprehensible cop in L.A.’s notoriously corrupt Rampart

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‘Act of Valor’

By Rick Bentley, McClatchy Newspapers – It was only a matter of time before the popularity of reality TV would lead to reality movies. This scary new genre is not the same as

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Edwards sex tape to be destroyed

By Kyle Jahner, McClatchy Newspapers – RALEIGH, N.C. — John Edwards couldn’t keep his mistress or the child they conceived from becoming public. His mistress has had better luck with their sex tape.

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DJK on life as a Barnstormer

Duane Nollen, The Oskaloosa Herald, Iowa – DES MOINES — Iowa Barnstormers wide receiver Derrell Johnson-Koulianos took some time Tuesday night to talk a little bit about the transition from college football to

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