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  1. Facebook looks to deploy 100G optical EthernetRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Electronic Engineering Times Asia

    ... as spine networks linking racks of servers in its latest data centres such as a 500,000 square foot facility in Altoona, Iowa. The centre uses 50,000 optical links that put end to end would reach 20,000 miles. It was commissioned in November 2014 ...

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  2. heck, the graph shows 40G doesn't reach $1/G until 2020.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | EETimes

    ... as spine networks linking racks of servers in its latest data centers such as a 500,000 square foot facility in Altoona, Iowa. The center uses 50,000 optical links that put end to end would reach 20,000 miles. It was commissioned in Novermber 2014 ...

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  3. Facebook Likes 100G at $1/GRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | EETimes

    ... as spine networks linking racks of servers in its latest data centers such as a 500,000 square foot facility in Altoona, Iowa. The center uses 50,000 optical links that put end to end would reach 20,000 miles. It was commissioned in Novermber 2014 ...

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  4. Jazz trumpet player with rock pedigree to kick off seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Capital-Journal

    ... the Des Moines Big Band for more than 25 years. The ensemble performs Monday evenings at the Adventureland Inn in Altoona, Iowa. The Greater Des Moines Community Jazz Center inducted Oatts into its Jazz Hall of Fame in 2008, and in 2012, Oatts was ...

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  5. Hyde: A fan, a quest - and a missing Miami DolphinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Garo Yepremian, the former NFL kicker who helped the Miami Dolphins win consecutive NFL championships but is best remembered for a Super Bowl blooper, died of cancer at 70. Garo Yepremian, the former NFL kicker who helped the Miami Dolphins win consecutive NFL championships but is best remembered for a Super Bowl blooper, died of cancer at 70. This is the story of a life-long Dolphins fan in Altoona, Iowa, and an old Dolphins player no one can find. It won't have a happy ending, like a Disney movie reunion, just to get that out of the way before any hopes are raised.

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  6. States raising taxes, fees and debt to pay for road repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Statesboro Herald

    Motorists drive through a construction zone in Altoona, Iowa, in this April 17, 2015, photo.

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  7. States raising taxes, fees and debt to pay for road repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | The Oregonian

    In this April 17, 2015 photo, road signs along a construction zone warn motorists of traffic changes in Altoona, Iowa. About one-third of the states have taken action this year to boost funding for transportation or shore up their road and bridge funds.

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  8. O'Malley lays out goals for his presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Baltimore Sun

    Democratic presidential candidate, former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, speaks during the Iowa Federation of Labor AFL-CIO Presidential Forum, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, in Altoona, Iowa. ORG XMIT: IACN119 Democratic presidential candidate, former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, speaks during the Iowa Federation of Labor AFL-CIO Presidential Forum, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, in Altoona, Iowa.

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  9. Medicaid 'Managed Care' Announcement ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    (Altoona, IA) The Governor hinting the official announcement on which companies have been chosen to privatize delivery of Iowa's Medicaid services is "coming soon". Terry Branstad says about eleven companies have applied to take-over the ...

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  10. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    (Altoona, IA) A national expert in Iowa Wednesday advocating a plan to modify "Obama-Care" for the better. Avik Roy of the Manhattan Institute claims following the Swiss model in amending the Affordable Care Act should appeal to both Republicans and ...

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  11. Hartley NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The Messenger

    ... there will be a family graveside service. Mr. Nelson is survived by his children: son, Toby and his wife Mary of Altoona, IA; daughters, Michelle Hatchwell of Abbotsford, BC Canada, Diana Nelson of Urbandale, IA, and Holly Patch of Johnston, IA; ...

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  12. Martin O'Malley Wants a Safety Net That Covers Uber DriversRead the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | The Washington Post

    ... but wants the company's drivers and others in the gig economy to have benefits. O'Malley sat down with Bloomberg in Altoona, Iowa, where he told an AFL-CIO forum he wants to do something about "shared security" for workers in the "so-called sharing ...

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  13. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A business near Des Moines caught fire late Thursday night. Hawkeye Wood Shavings in Pleasant Hill caught fire, requiring crews from both Pleasant Hill and Altoona to help fight the blaze.

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  14. Top 10 Data Center Stories, July 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Data Center Knowledge

    ... center and the point it comes online and starts crunching numbers. A technician at work in a data hall at Facebook's Altoona, Iowa, data center. (Photo: Facebook/2014 Jacob Sharp Photography) The market is increasingly driven by service-provider ...

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  15. Pleasant Hill Wood Shavings Business Catches FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Crews from Pleasant Hill and Altoona responded to Hawkeye Wood Shavings in the 1500 block of Sloans Way around 11:00 p.m. Firefighters say they were able to see the fire from several blocks away. When they got there they used a new piece of equipment to dump a large amount of water on the building.

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  16. In Iowa, O'Malley and Sanders Say What Unions Wish Clinton WouldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. While Republicans took the stage in waves for a pair of nationally televised presidential debates on Thursday, some of their would-be Democratic rivals were at a much lower-key forum in Altoona, Iowa, offering the state's union leaders words that they wished they could hear from the contender who wasn't there.

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  17. Democratic presidential hopefuls woo labor in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | North County Public Radio

    On the left, former Maryland Governor and current Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley. Photo: Maryland GovPics , Creative Commons, some rights reserved ALTOONA, Iowa Union leaders at a candidates' forum in Iowa are grilling four Democrats but not front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton, who has drawn scrutiny over her positions on trade.

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  18. Read Full ArticleRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    ... going to add up." Smith will receive his award on Sept. 2nd at the Conservation Districts of Iowa annual meeting in Altoona. He will also get a set of keys to a John Deere utility tractor he will have free use of for up to 12 months or 200 hours. ...

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  19. Man involved in high speed chase arrested, faces chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Altoona police arrested Hank Lee Benson, 27, Friday morning after leading officers on nearly a 12-mile chase entering Interstate 80 eastbound. OF TWO CRASHES.

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  20. Global Gaming Expo Adds Top Talent to Leadership TeamRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | Exhibitor Online

    ... He most recently led hotel and conference operations and special events at Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Altoona, Iowa. He has also led the operations for professional sports teams, including the Kansas City Brigade, Chicago Rush and the ...

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