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Remnant of disappearing Cedar Rapids neighborhood could live on

CEDAR RAPIDS - Built just before the turn of the 20th century, a small house in southeast Cedar Rapids is the remnant of a disappearing neighborhood e ...

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Reuters: Trump says he thought being president “would be easier” than his old life

WASHINGTON - He misses driving, feels as if he is in a cocoon, and is surprised how hard his new job is.President Donald Trump on Thursday reflected o ...

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The rich get richer, the poor get replaced by robots

America's working class is falling further behind.The rich-poor gap - the difference in annual income between households in the top 20 percent and tho ...

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Kirk Ferentz, Tom Brands testify at trial to issues in working with Jane Meyer

DES MOINES - Iowa Head Football Coach Kirk Ferentz often talks about #x201c;doing your job#x201d; when it comes to his football players and coaches.Fr ...

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Farmers market season returns in Eastern Iowa

Farmers market season is back, and Cedar Rapids and Iowa City markets are aiming for greater social responsibility. The Cedar Rapids Downtown Farmers ...

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Camping World-led group wins bankruptcy auction for Gander Mountain

Camping World Holdings Inc and a group of liquidators won a bankruptcy auction for Gander Mountain Co on Friday, according to bankruptcy court filing. ...

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Panel: Autonomous cars will change insurance sooner, not later

DES MOINES - As his vehicle took a turn in "aggressive mode," Josh Whitley's hands hovered near the steering wheel but never touched it. The car, an a ...

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Buchanan County creek an outdoorsman’s paradise

There is a creek in south Buchanan County, along whose banks I have enjoyed some of my finer days, including two this week.It's just a little farm cou ...

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Cedar Rapids bowling tournaments growing

Editor's note: Lane Lafler is a director with the Cedar Rapids USBC Bowling Association board.  The Cedar Rapids USBC Bowling Association had a coupl ...

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Friday Morning Read: Traffic Camera lawsuit, Soules statement, Jane Meyer Trial

Soules Statement - Attorneys for reality TV star Chris Soules, who faces a felony charge of fleeing a deadly Monday night crash, issued a statement Th ...

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Federal judge sentences Dubuque man for selling drugs near school

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Dubuque man was sentenced Wednesday to more than two years in federal prison on a drug charge.Frank D. Washington Jr., 22, was convic ...

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Iowa Republicans inch toward school choice

DES MOINES - A program allowing Iowa parents to use taxpayer money for putting their children in private, parochial or home schools is likely to be pr ...

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Drake Relays: Linn-Mar rallies for sprint-medley title

DES MOINES - Payton Wensel got the baton in third place. The leader was someone she considered "the leading quarter-miler in the state." It's not an ...

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Yellen may see risk in deficit-busting tax cuts

What President Donald Trump giveth to the economy with massive tax cuts, Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen may be tempted to taketh away with hi ...

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Meet The Kernels — Brandon Lopez

l Name: Brandon Lopezl Number: 5l Position: Infieldl Bats/Throws: Right/Rightl Height/Weight: 6-foot-1, 190 poundsl Age: 23l Hometown: Miramar, Fla.l ...

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