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Day: November 12, 2012

Steelers tip Chiefs in OT, 16-13

By Adam Teicher, The Kansas City Star – PITTSBURGH — The 1929 Buffalo Bisons are able to rest comfortably again, their NFL record for futility at the start of an NFL season safe

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Heat rockets to victory in Houston

By Joseph Goodman, The Miami Herald – HOUSTON — This one will be remembered for one thing and one thing only: Jeremy Lin’s airball. People will eventually forget that LeBron James tied a

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No one talking after Austin, MN shooting

Matt Peterson, Austin Daily Herald, Minn. – Authorities have little to go on after 5 shot Though another day has passed since a shooting at Lansing Corners Event Center injured five people, those

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Sports

NIACC sports update

MEN’S BASKETBALL What’s next: The NIACC men’s basketball team (4-1 overall) plays at the Waldorf College junior varsity in Forest City at 7 p.m. Wednesday. The Trojans also play at the Dale

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Grammy Museum takes charge of music history

By Randy Lewis, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES — Deep within the high-security Iron Mountain storage facility in Hollywood, where nearly every doorway except for the restroom is protected by a security-card

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Amazon launches online wine marketplace

By Andrea Chang, Los Angeles Times – Amazon.com Inc. is uncorking a new venture. The online retail giant launched a wine marketplace on its website Thursday, with more than 1,000 domestic brands available.

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The 10 best Bond villains ever

By Barry Koltnow, The Orange County Register – “You expect me to talk?” James Bond says with a defiant air, even as he is strapped to a table with a laser beam

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Series takes on history of ‘Mankind’

By David Martindale, Fort Worth Star-Telegram – How’s this for an audacious history lesson? In its new big-event TV series, the History channel will recap the entire story of mankind, covering every

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Obama salutes veterans on their day

By Morgan Little, Los Angeles Times – “After a decade of war, our heroes are coming home,” President Barack said Sunday, marking Veterans Day by highlighting the first such day in 10

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Latham on Veteran’s Day

From Congressman Tom Latham – In the first Veterans Day Proclamation, President Eisenhower stated, “In order to insure proper and widespread observance of this anniversary, all veterans, all veterans’ organizations, and the

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