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Two Top Cubans Defect for MLB

Two of Cuba’s top baseball players are believed to have defected from Cuba to pursue a career in Major League Baseball. Lourdes Gurriel Jr., 22, and Yulieski Gurriel, 31, who are

Knicks Fire Coach – Are Rudderless

The Knicks are 23-31 in 2016, after going 17-65 in Fisher’s first season in 2015. New York’s current losing contributed to the timing, but the team was already convinced Fisher

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Sports for 2-8

Peyton Manning and the Broncos did it, winning Super Bowl 50 for Denver’s third championship, Manning’s second, and the first for the team since 1999 under John Elway. They beat the

Sports for 2-4

Iowa Hawkeyes thrashed Penn State last night at home 73-49, Jared Uthoff had a double double with 14 points 15 rebounds.

In other college action Western Illinois took down Nebraska-Omaha

Sports for 2-3

In College Basketball action Iowa State fell last night at home to West Virginia 81-76 for their sixth loss of the season and 4th in Big 12 play. Plenty of college hoops tonight as Iowa takes on


Obituaries Monday February 8th

Betty Jane Harsh, age 92 of Burlington and formerly of Morning Sun, died Friday February 5, 2016 at the Great River Klein Center in West Burlington. The daughter of  Earl and

Obituaries Friday 2/5

Carol L. (Ireland)  Dillingham, 62, of Denmark, went peacefully to her Lord and Savior at 4:52 AM Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at her home surrounded by her loving