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Day: June 9, 2012

No Triple Crown threat this year

By Clark Spencer, McClatchy Newspapers – ELMONT, N.Y. — Spectacular Bid stepped on a safety pin the morning of the race. Pleasant Colony expended precious energy when he was frightened by either

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Twins edge the Cubs in 10 innings

By La Velle E. Neal III, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – MINNEAPOLIS — The Twins on Friday faced a five-man infield twice in the late innings, which means the other team was pretty

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Police: Creflo Dollar choked, slapped daughter

By Christian Boone and Shelia M. Poole, Atlanta Journal-Constitution – ATLANTA — Even before controversial megachurch pastor Creflo A. Dollar Jr. released a statement Friday denying he assaulted his 15-year-old daughter, the

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Iowa Energy Costs Soar To $13.8 Billion

Senator Hogg calls for new state energy policy focused on efficiency and conservation to cut costs National Wildlife leader says Keystone XL pipeline is not a solution and would hurt Iowa’s economy

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ISU’s Nelson strong fourth in NCAA 10k

DES MOINES, Iowa – After earning All-America honors for the third time in the 2011-2012 season, Iowa State distance runner Meaghan Nelson, who finished fourth in Thursday’s NCAA 10,000-meter run at Drake

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Hampton band shell re-dedicated Tuesday

Story by Steve Waechter; photos taken by Barbie Waechter – Hampton, IA – The rededication and Grand Re-Opening of the municipal band shell took place Tuesday, June 5th in Hampton. The festivities

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Start Times for Iowa Football

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The first three 2012 University of Iowa football games will start at 2:30 p.m. CT. Iowa will open its season Sept. 1 against Northern Illinois at Soldier Field

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