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Day: November 15, 2012

Cuba journalist convicted of spying

By Juan O. Tamayo, The Miami Herald – MIAMI — A journalist with Cuba’s Granma newspaper was sentenced to 14 years in prison for spying, a charge filed soon after he reported

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Iowa to auction unclaimed valuables on eBay

James Q. Lynch, CR Gazette – CEDAR RAPIDS – Add www.greatiowatreasurehunt.com to your Cyber Monday shopping list. Just in time for Christmas shopping, Iowa Treasurer Mike Fitzgerald will put 100 lots on the online

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Timberwolves fall to surging Bobcats

By Kent Youngblood, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – MINNEAPOLIS — Wednesday’s question to come out of Target Center: Is it better to have come back and lost or never to have come back

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Messages from the River

By Larry Stone, Cedar River Watershed Coalition Were the floods of 2008 trying to tell us something besides, “Gosh! What a lot of rain!”? What about the apparent trend to higher and

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Toyota recalls Prius and Corolla models

By Jerry Hirsch and Ken Bensinger, Los Angeles Times – Toyota Motor Corp. on Wednesday announced two safety recalls for its flagship Prius hybrid and a separate agreement to pay $25.5 million

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Four Preps Sign To Become Lady Cyclones

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State women’s basketball program and head coach Bill Fennelly announced Wednesday the signing of four prep standouts. The four players have signed to play for the Cyclones

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