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Twins Lose To Hot Foe

Billy Butler drove in two runs to lead the Royals to their eighth straight win, 4-3 over the Twins at Target Field.

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Twins Hope To Avoid Sweep

The Twins wrap up their three-game series with the Royals today at Target Field.

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Butera On The Move

The Twins traded catcher Drew Butera to the Los Angeles Dodgers at the trade deadline on Wednesday.

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Royals Add Outfielder

The Royals added some outfield depth before the Major League Baseball trade deadline.

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All Star Logo Unveiled

The logo for the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game is out.

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Twins Seek Bounce Back

The Twins resume their three-game series with the Royals tonight at Target Field.

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Moose Blasts Twins

Mike Moustakas left the yard twice and knocked in four runs to lift the Royals past the Twins, 7-2, in the opener of a three-game set at Target Field.

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Brown Among Honorees

Huskers assistant football coach Ron Brown is getting set to be honored by Nebraska.

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Warner’s Story On Big Screen

The story of Burlington native and former Northern Iowa quarterback Kurt Warner is heading to the big screen.

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Joe Is Back For Twins

The Twins have reinstated catcher Joe Mauer from the paternity list following the birth of his twins.

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Iowa Unemployment Drops

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The state unemployment rate in Iowa dropped in December, and a spokesperson for Iowa Workforce Development says the state is getting close to "full employment."

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Bill Seeks To Prevent Wage Theft

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Four Iowans who say they've been the victims of wage theft testified at the statehouse Tuesday, part of an effort by Senate Democrats to build support for a bill that would require businesses to provide employees with a written record of how they're to be paid.

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Nebraska Concerned About Possible Measles Outbreak

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Nebraska health officials express concern that a measles outbrak that began in Disneyland could spread throughout the country.

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Resolution Would Demand End To US Department Of Education

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The South Dakota House debated a resolution yesterday calling for the abolition of the US Department of Education.

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River Levels Low

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Levels on area rivers are very low at the moment, just weeks before the first official flood predictions of the late winter.