Today in History

Today is Sunday, Sept. 22, the 265th day of 2013. There are 100 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 22, 1776, Nath…

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Meyer Commits to Iowa

Mason City sophomore basketball player Mackenzie Meyer verbally committed to the University of Iowa Saturday.

Sri Lankan Tamils vote for wider autonomy

JAFFNA, Sri Lanka (AP) — A former political proxy for Sri Lanka’s defeated Tamil Tiger rebels swept the country’s northern provincial electi…

Dream beat Mystics 63-45 to even series

WASHINGTON (AP) — Angel McCoughtry scored 20 points as a controlling first half and dominant fourth quarter led the Atlanta Dream to a 63-45…