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    Oct 9 (Reuters) – Minnesota Wild forward Pierre-Marc Bouchard has been suspended for two games without pay for a high-sticking incident in his team’s season opener against Columbus, the NHL announced on Sunday. Bouchard hit …

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    10 Oct 11
  • French President Nicolas Sarkozy (L) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel address a news conference at the Chancellery in Berlin October 9, 2011

    The leaders of Germany and France have promised to unveil new measures to solve the euro zone’s debt crisis by the end of the month, as international pressure builds for bold steps from Europe to avert an economic backlash of global proportions.

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    10 Oct 11
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    The Minnesota Wild received just the offensive jolt they were seeking from their prize offseason acquisitions in Saturday’s season-opening victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets. The New York Islanders wish they could say the same …

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    10 Oct 11
  • A man walks in the hall of the Chengdu East Railway Station in Chengdu, Sichuan province February 10, 2011.

    When China announced a nearly $600 billion package to ward off the 2008 global financial crisis, city planners across the country happily embarked on a frenzy of infrastructure projects, some of them of arguable need.

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    10 Oct 11
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    The Vikings crushed a weak Arizona Cardinals team at home, but their ability to sustain their winning ways will be seriously tested by a four-game stretch that begins in Chicago in prime time on Sunday …

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    10 Oct 11
  • A boy walks past the logo of Belgian-French financial services group Dexia in Brussels in this October 9, 2011 file photo. Belgium will buy the Belgian banking business of Dexia for 4 billion euros ($5.4 billion) and provide the bulk of guarantees to cover leftover assets of the parent group, the Belgian government said on October 10, 2011

    Franco-Belgian bank Dexia agreed early on Monday to the nationalization of its Belgian banking division and secured 90 billion euros ($121 billion) in state guarantees in a rescue that could pressure other euro zone governments to strengthen their banks.

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    10 Oct 11
  • A protester holds a sign during an ''Occupy Wall Street'' rally in New York's Washington Square October 8, 2011

    Growing protests targeting Wall Street and U.S. economic inequality spawned heated rhetoric among politicians on Sunday as organizers planned more demonstrations this week.

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    10 Oct 11
  • Sport Headlines for 10/8/11

    Football Results:
    Waseca 48 New Ulm 13,
    Blue Earth 21 St Peter 0,
    Fairmont 65 St James 13,

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    08 Oct 11