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Day: May 17, 2013

Man shoots self in leg while bowling

JUPITER, Fla., May 16 (UPI) — A Florida man carrying a revolver in the pocket of his shorts accidentally shot himself while bowling, witnesses said. Police said the man, whose name was

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Mortgage rates head higher

WASHINGTON, May 16 (UPI) — Average U.S. mortgage rates for long-term loans rose for the second consecutive week in the week ended Thursday, the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. said. Prior to

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Punter Chris Kluwe signs with Raiders

OAKLAND, Calif., May 16 (UPI) — The Oakland Raiders, a team with a history of colorful players, signed punter Chris Kluwe, noted for his outspokenness in favoring same-sex marriage. Kluwe, 31, was

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Branstad signs three bills into law

(DES MOINES) – Gov. Terry E. Branstad on Thursday signed the following bills into law: Senate File 432 –  An Act relating to the administration of the tax and related laws of the

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Baseball: Iowa beats Purdue, 2-1

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Sophomore Anthony Torres hit a go-ahead RBI single through the left side of the infield in the top of the 11th inning, sending the University of Iowa baseball

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