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Day: November 25, 2012

Sports

Bears capitalize on Vikings’ mistakes, win 28-10

By Dan Wiederer, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – CHICAGO — The questions came at Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier in rapid succession. During a seven-minute postgame press conference Sunday at Soldier Field, Frazier tried

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Falcons hang on in Tampa to go to 10-1

By D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution – TAMPA, Fla. — The Atlanta Falcons call it their “P.Y.P. Attack.” When it comes to covering Atlanta’s talented receiving corps, the opposition has to play

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No. 18 UNLV Defeats Iowa State, 82-70

Courtesy: cyclones.com – LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Anthony Bennett tallied 22 points to help No. 18 UNLV defeat Iowa State (4-2, 0-0 Big 12), 82-70 Saturday night in the consolation game of

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EDITORIAL: Meal gap

By The CR Gazette Editorial Board —- It’s been nearly six months since Gov. Terry Branstad used a line-item veto to erase a $500,000 emergency state appropriation for Iowa’s food banks. We

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NIACC Sports Update

November 25th, 2012 – MEN’S BASKETBALL What’s next: The No. 5 NIACC men’s basketball team (8-1 overall) plays at the Luther College junior varsity in Decorah at 7 p.m. Monday. Next action

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No. 19 Memphis Edges UNI in Bahamas, 52-47

Courtesy: UNI Athletics Communications – PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas – The University of Northern Iowa men’s basketball team could not hang on to a 14-point first half lead and dropped a 52-47 decision to the

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Timberwolves lose fifth game in a row

By Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – OAKLAND, Calif. — Hurry, Ricky, hurry. Timberwolves injured point guard Ricky Rubio flies off to Colorado for a three-day visit he hopes will get him

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Tax reform? We need a revolution

By Bruce Ackerman, Los Angeles Times – For all the brave talk of a fiscal “grand bargain,” President Obama and House Speaker John A. Boehner are playing small ball on a narrow field

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Political cease-fire ends in Israel

By Mark Magnier, Los Angeles Times – JERUSALEM — Soon after the cease-fire took effect this week between Israel and Hamas, another truce ended: The agreement among candidates in Israel’s upcoming elections

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Capsule reviews of feature films

The Philadelphia Inquirer – ARGO 3 1/2 stars. Ben Affleck stars in, and directs, the far-fetched but nonetheless factual tale of a CIA plot to extricate six U.S. embassy workers from Tehran

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