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Day: November 10, 2012


Timberwolves fall to Bulls

By Kent Youngblood, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – CHICAGO — After the game ended at the United Center, Wolves coach Rick Adelman was exasperated, the locker room was quiet and Chase Budinger was

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The new majority has spoken … again

By Ed Morales – President Obama won re-election in large part due to overwhelming support from women, African-American and Latino voters. Obama’s victory in the general election was not by a huge

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Capsule reviews of feature films

The Philadelphia Inquirer – ARBITRAGE 3 stars. Slick and suspenseful financial-world thriller, with Richard Gere as a hedge fund king whose world is collapsing under the weight of a huge accounting scam

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Vikings still hoping Harvin can play

By Mark Craig, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – MINNEAPOLIS — A badly sprained left ankle kept Percy Harvin off the practice field again on Friday, but Vikings coach Leslie Frazier still hasn’t given up

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Timberwolves defeat Pacers at the buzzer

By Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – MINNEAPOLIS — Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic claims he hasn’t cried since he was a little boy, but that doesn’t mean the big fellow with the bed

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US exports rebound in September

By Don Lee, Tribune Washington Bureau – WASHINGTON — U.S. exports rebounded strongly in September and helped narrow the monthly trade deficit to nearly a two-year low — an encouraging sign for the

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Lakers fire Mike Brown

By Mike Bresnahan, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES—The Los Angeles Lakers, long known for making bold moves to remain among the elite teams in the NBA, fired Coach Mike Brown on Friday,

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7 ways to save on 2013 health insurance

By Marcia Heroux Pounds, Sun Sentinel – In choosing health insurance, Cariann Moore used an online spreadsheet tool provided by her employer to compare insurance plans. She found that a high-deductible plan with

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