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Flat tire caused dumptruck crash in Linn County

Flat tire caused dumptruck crash in Linn County

| September 2, 2015

A Purdin driver was injured after a tire blew out on his truck in Linn County Tuesday.

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Amazon to let Prime members download videos

Amazon to let Prime members download videos

| September 1, 2015

Amazon is upping the ante in the streaming-video competition with downloadable videos.

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US construction spending reaches highest level in 7 years

US construction spending reaches highest level in 7 years

| September 1, 2015

U.S. construction spending in July climbed to its highest level in more than seven years.

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Democratic field ‘still wide open,’ Biden has time

Democratic field ‘still wide open,’ Biden has time

| September 1, 2015

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka says the Democratic presidential contest is “still wide open.”

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Carrollton resident charged with Rape in the 2nd Degree

Carrollton resident charged with Rape in the 2nd Degree

| September 1, 2015

A Carrollton resident has been charged with Rape in the 2nd Degree for the second time this year.

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US factories grow in August at slowest pace since May 2013

US factories grow in August at slowest pace since May 2013

| September 1, 2015

A private survey finds that growth in US manufacturing slowed last month to the lowest pace in more than two years.

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Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters

Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters

| September 1, 2015

Olympic organizers have promised to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro

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Police hunt for 3 suspects after officer killed

Police hunt for 3 suspects after officer killed

| September 1, 2015

Police in northern Illinois say a manhunt is underway after an officer was shot and killed while pursuing a group of suspicious men.

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Key Democrat: Senate will uphold Obama on Iran nuke deal

Key Democrat: Senate will uphold Obama on Iran nuke deal

| September 1, 2015

A key Democrat is predicting there will be enough votes in the Senate by week’s end to uphold President Barack Obama’s veto of a resolution disapproving the Iran nuclear deal.

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