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Day: November 19, 2012

Best Buy founder, CEO plan rare talk

Thomas Lee, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly will meet with the company’s founder, Richard Schulze, this week in the Twin Cities as Schulze moves closer to making an offer

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A generally nutty choice?

By Celia Rivenbark – The name is Petraeus. David Petraeus. But you can call me “Peaches.” Oh, what is wrong with the nation’s No. 1 double naught spy when he gets caught

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Jochum named Iowa Senate president

Rod Boshart, CR Gazette – DES MOINES — Iowa Senate Democrats retooled some of their leadership team Sunday by naming Dubuque Sen. Pam Jochum to be the chamber’s next president. “Now the

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Obama affirms alliances in Asia

By Kathleen Hennessey, Tribune Washington Bureau – YANGON, Myanmar — President Barack Obama on Monday became the first U.S. president to visit Myanmar, a once-secretive nation emerging from decades of authoritarian rule. Obama

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Sports

Packers rally past Lions, 24-20

By Dave Birkett, Detroit Free Press – DETROIT — The Green Bay Packers made sure there was no fourth-quarter magic for the Detroit Lions on Sunday, and it doesn’t look like the playoffs

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States challenge ‘secret’ campaign money

By Ben Wieder, Stateline.org – WASHINGTON — When an Arizona group called Americans for Responsible Leadership donated $11 million in mid-October to a California political action committee, it aroused the suspicion of California’s

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Mason City School Board to meet Monday

MASON CITY – The Mason City School Board will meet on Monday at 5:30 PM in the Board Room of the School Administration Building. The board will consider a resolution to urge Congress to

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