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Thursday, August 1, 201308/01/2013

Butera On The Move

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

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Thursday, August 1, 201308/01/2013

Royals Add Outfielder

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

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Iowa Democrat Debates Entering Race for Governor

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A Democrat who’s had his name on the Iowa’s statewide, General Election ballot eight times is still mulling the idea of running for governor in 2014……

Stethoscope Medical

Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Cyclospora Outbreaks

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State officials say prepackaged salad mix caused the outbreak of cyclospora that has sickened 78 Nebraskans since mid-June……

Money Dollars

Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Senator Johanns Rejects Spending Plan

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Senator Johanns takes to the floor of the United States Senate to object to the spending plan….

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

R CALF To Join In Defense Of Country Of Origin Labeling In Court Case

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Another Agricultural group is joining in the fight to defend Country of Origin Labeling against 9 U.S. and Canadian meat…

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Iowa Cellulosic Ethanol Plant Shows RFS Is Working

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The ethanol industry has been under attack in Congress with legislation introduced in both chambers to repeal the Renewable Fuel…

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

South Dakota Group Raising Funds For SDSU Cow Calf Unit

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A group of South Dakota cattle producers, SDSU foundation representatives and SDSU Extension officials are kicking off a major fund…

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Minnesota Milk President Asks House To Pass Immigration Bill

In Agriculture

Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack says there is a need for comprehensive immigration reform and that lack of action will be…

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

All Star Logo Unveiled

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

Recent Headlines

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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Marijuana Production on the Way for Iowans

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A bill that would legalize the use of marijuana as treatment for certain medical conditions that cause seizures.

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Census Data Says Iowa is Growing

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The U-S Census Bureau released estimates this week showing Iowa's population has increased by two percent since 2010