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Fri June 10, 2011
Middle East

Syrian Army Takes Over Town Near Turkish Border

The Syrian army has moved in to restore security. Earlier this week, Syrian officials said 120 security personnel were killed there.

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Fri June 10, 2011
Sports

Mavericks Are Within 1 Game Of NBA's Championship

The Dallas Mavericks won Game Five of the NBA Finals with a 112-103 victory over the Miami Heat Thursday night. Game Six will be in Miami Sunday night.

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Fri June 10, 2011
Law

Jury Reaches Verdict In Calif. Journalist's Murder

A jury in California has convicted a Black Muslim leader in the murders of three men, including journalist Chauncey Bailey. The news paper editor was gunned down on his way to work four years ago. Bailey had been writing a story about the finances of Your Black Muslim Bakery in Oakland.

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Fri June 10, 2011
Business

The Last Word In Business

Steve Inskeep has the Last Word in business.

3:26am

Fri June 10, 2011
It's All Politics

Mitt Romney To Skip Iowa's Straw Poll

Republicans in Iowa are disappointed that GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney will not participate in the Iowa straw poll in August. It is considered one of the marquee events of the Iowa campaign, and it's by far the most-watched straw poll in the presidential election campaign season.

John Stineman, a long-time Iowa GOP strategist, says the problem for Romney is that the expectations game is far tougher than it is for any other candidate.

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