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Day: October 15, 2012


Meyer, Hitchens earn football honors

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa junior PK Mike Meyer and junior LB Anthony Hitchens have earned national recognition for their play in Iowa’s 19-16 double-overtime win at Michigan State.  Meyer

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Gangnam style? Not in N. Korea

By Laura Ling, Los Angeles Times – By now, “Gangnam Style” has become part of the pop culture lexicon. The infectious song by South Korean singer Psy broke the Guinness world record for

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October is “Adopt-A-Dog” Month

MASON CITY – October is national “Adopt-A-Dog” month and the Humane Society of North Iowa has plenty of dogs all waiting to find their forever homes. Adopting a dog is a fun,

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Iowa man could get 109 years in prison

Andy Hoffman, The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa – KEOKUK – A Keokuk man is facing 109 years in prison if convicted of numerous drug charges after investigators said they found a “tank of

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Just don’t call it ‘swagger’

Marc Morehouse, CR Gazette – EAST LANSING, Mich. — Whatever you do, don’t suggest to the Iowa defense that it’s developed “swagger.” That word is tired, played out. Even junior high boys

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TV picks for the week of Oct. 15-21

By Dale Roe, Austin American-Statesman – “American Horror Story” is back without any of its first-season characters. Here’s what to watch and what to avoid on television this week. —Monday: “Hawaii Five-0” 9

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Obama crams for second debate

By Kathleen Hennessey, Tribune Washington Bureau – WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — President Barack Obama is hunkered down with aides at a Virginia golf resort, trying to plot his comeback from the lackluster first debate

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