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Rubio appeals to Latinos on Romney’s behalf

By Maeve Reston, Los Angeles Times – CHESTER TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Marco Rubio took the stage with Mitt Romney and delivered what the presidential candidate wanted — a jolt of energy…

Report finds Mexican immigration to US is at a standstill

By Paloma Esquivel And Hector Becerra, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES — Net migration from Mexico to the United States has come to a statistical standstill, stalling one of the…

Boozer says Bulls are on a mission

By Teddy Greenstein and K.C. Johnson, Chicago Tribune – CHICAGO — The Bulls took some licks last week from Heat players during a visit to Miami. Carlos Boozer said he didn’t…

Roger Clemens ‘trapped’ by deceit, prosecutors say in perjury retrial

By Ian Duncan, Tribune Washington Bureau – WASHINGTON — All-Star pitcher Roger Clemens is tangled in a web of deceit that he made for himself, prosecutors said as they fired their…

ESPN: Saints general manager eavesdropped on opponents

By Sam Farmer, Los Angeles Times – The New Orleans Saints, already reeling from the bounty scandal, were confronted Monday with a different type of explosive allegation. According to ESPN, Saints…

Veteran left tackle Clifton released by Packers

Veteran left tackle Clifton released by Packers

By Tom Silverstein, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – MILWAUKEE — For 13 years, left tackle Chad Clifton anchored the left side of the Green Bay Packers’ offensive line, protecting Brett Favre and…

Red Sox rally past Twins

Red Sox rally past Twins

By Joe Christensen, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – MINNEAPOLIS — The Twins and Red Sox, two teams desperate for a victory, locked horns on Monday night in a game that was filled…

Doyle McManus: A smaller, smarter military

By Doyle McManus, Los Angeles Times – President Obama has called a halt to the decade-long rise in defense spending that began after Sept. 11, and has proposed shrinking the Army…

Not all college coaches on board with a playoff

By Blair Kerkhoff, McClatchy Newspapers – For college football’s everybody-wants-a-playoff crowd, meet Bill Snyder and Bob Stoops. Two of the game’s most respected coaches said Monday that the fewer changes made…

Treasure trove of George Harrison music unwrapped

By Greg Kot, Chicago Tribune – CHICAGO — George Harrison was recording steadily at the studio in his English country estate until nearly the day he died in 2001. “He loved…

US puts sanctions on telecoms in Syria, Iran

By Jim Puzzanghera, Los Angeles Times – WASHINGTON — The Internet and social media helped fuel last year’s “Arab Spring” pro-democracy uprisings. Now, the Obama administration wants to prevent companies from…

Mitt Romney to roll up delegates in 5 GOP primaries

Mitt Romney to roll up delegates in 5 GOP primaries

By David Lightman and Erika Bolstad, McClatchy Newspapers – ASTON, Pa. — Mitt Romney is expected to win all five Republican presidential primaries Tuesday, but Pennsylvania and Connecticut will be watched…

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