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    Sleepy Eye 36 CMC 16 1st Quarter was scoreless Sleepy Eye scored early in the 2nd.5 yd TD pass from sophomore Brandon Polesky to Mickey Medrano PAT attempt was blocked. (quarter 2)On the ensuing kickoff …

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    05 Sep 11
  • An anti-Mubarak demonstrator throws stones at a riot police vehicle after clashes with pro-Mubarak demonstrators and riot policemen in front of the police academy where former president Hosni Murbarak is on trial in Cairo September 5, 2011

    Supporters and opponents of deposed Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak scuffled on Monday inside and outside the court staging his trial on charges of corruption and killings of protesters, and a top police officer delivered the first witness testimony.

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    05 Sep 11
  • Vampire fans to sail off Alaska coast next year

    Hundreds of vampire enthusiasts will sail Alaska’s fabled Inside Passage in a summer 2012 cruise tailored to their interests that combines gazing at glaciers with a late-night costume ball, organizers said on Thursday.

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    05 Sep 11
  • Republican gun raffle in Giffords’ county draws criticism

    The Republican Party in Representative Gabrielle Giffords’ home county is raising eyebrows by raffling off a Glock handgun — the same brand handgun with which Giffords, a Democrat, was shot through the head in January.

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    05 Sep 11
  • Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney (R) fist-bumps a supporter at a Tea Party Express rally in Concord, New Hampshire, September 4, 2011

    Presidential contender Mitt Romney tried to win over doubters from the conservative Tea Party movement on Sunday, telling them he was the Republican candidate who can beat back the “heavy hand of government” and create jobs.

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    05 Sep 11
  • European Union flags are seen outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels ahead of an EU heads of state summit, October 27, 2010.

    Concern is mounting over a deterioration in Europe’s long-term growth prospects that, unaddressed, will make it even harder to tackle the banking and debt problems underlying the current life-or-death struggle over the euro.

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    05 Sep 11
  • A man sits on his front porch while flood waters reach outside his house as Tropical Storm Lee slowly makes landfall in Lafitte, Louisiana, September 4, 2011.

    After testing New Orleans’ flood defenses over the weekend, Tropical Storm Lee moved northeast on Monday after weakening to a tropical depression, and threatened to bring heavy rains and flooding to a large section of the Southeast.

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    05 Sep 11
  • China says didn’t know of arms sales talks with Gaddafi forces

    Chinese arms firms held talks with representatives of Libya’s Muammar Gaddafi’s beleaguered forces in July over weapons sales, but behind Beijing’s back, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Monday.

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    05 Sep 11