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  1. Through the Looking Glass: Please take me back, I promise to changeRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 22 | Boston Herald

    A man in West Yorkshire, England, told his obsessive girlfriend he was dumping her, so she filed false assault charges against him. When the cops showed up, he begged them to help him escape her clutches, which they did.

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  2. Mastermind of lottery fraud admits he rigged jackpotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | Boston Herald

    Eddie Tipton, the cyber security expert and brainpower behind a lottery rigging scandal that netted $2 million in illegal winnings from five state lotteries pleaded guilty Thursday, June 29, 2017, to a felony charge of ongoing criminal conduct charge at the Polk County Courthouse in Des Moines, Iowa. Tipton and his brother, Tommy Tipton will repay $3 million in prizes they improperly claimed as part of a plea agreement they've reached with prosecutors in Iowa and Wisconsin.

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  3. FBI missed rigged jackpot in 2006 before lottery scheme grewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Boston Herald

    This April 6, 2016, file photo released by the Polk County Jail in Des Moines, Iowa, shows Tommy Tipton. A 2006 inquiry by the FBI into a lottery won by Tiption, a Texas judge, failed to uncover a jackpot rigging conspiracy.

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  4. Mastermind of lottery fraud will tell how he rigged jackpotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Boston Herald

    This April 6, 2016, file photo released by the Polk County Jail in Des Moines, Iowa, shows Tommy Tipton. A lottery computer programmer will tell investigators how he was able to use his position to rig state jackpots for years and he and his brother will repay $3 million in prizes they improperly claimed, under a plea agreement released Monday, June 12, 2017.

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  5. Fran Quinn misses Mass. Open tee time, replaced by son OwenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Someone who travels frequently for business knows all the risks of leaving plans in the hands of the airlines. Fran Quinn knows too well.

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  6. Climate change raises new risk: Are inland bridges too low?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Boston Herald

    This April 17, 2017, photo shows the construction of the new Park Road Bridge in Iowa City, Iowa. After routine flooding in recent years, the city has started a $40 million project to raise Dubuque Street and the bridge, which takes traffic over the Iowa River near the University of Iowa campus.

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  7. The Latest: Ernst leads motorcyclists through IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Gov. Kim Reynolds, left, and Sen. Joni Ernst wave to the crowd as Reynolds takes the stage during the governor's Inaugural Celebration hosted by the Republican Party of Iowa, Friday, June 2, 2017, in Des Moines, Iowa. The unofficial inaugural event raises money for the Republican Party, a strategic move that highlights the GOP's focus on the upcoming midterm election and Reynolds' anticipated gubernatorial run.

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  8. The Latest: Pence says Trump will deliver on economic agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Gov. Kim Reynolds, left, and Sen. Joni Ernst wave to the crowd as Reynolds takes the stage during the governor's Inaugural Celebration hosted by the Republican Party of Iowa, Friday, June 2, 2017, in Des Moines, Iowa. The unofficial inaugural event raises money for the Republican Party, a strategic move that highlights the GOP's focus on the upcoming midterm election and Reynolds' anticipated gubernatorial run.

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  9. Adriana Cohen: High school's apology for patriotism is a step too farRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2017 | Boston Herald

    You know political correctness has gone off the rails - and free speech is under assault - when high school students in America's Heartland can't wear red, white and blue to a basketball game without being called "racist" and "white nationalists." It gets worse.

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  10. Cohen: High school's apology for patriotism is a step too farRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2017 | Boston Herald

    You know political correctness has gone off the rails - and free speech is under assault - when high school students in America's Heartland can't wear red, white and blue to a basketball game without being called "racist" and "white nationalists." It gets worse.

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  11. 3 tank cars remain in Iowa creek after fiery derailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Boston Herald

    In this photo made from a video shot and provided by KTIV, several tank cars burn after a freight train, carrying ethanol, derailed around 1 a.m., Friday, March 10, 2017, near the small community of Graettinger in northwestern Iowa. Environmental experts were checking for ethanol leaks after the freight train derailed and burst into flames as it crossed a trestle bridge over a creek that empties into the Des Moines River.

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  12. NTSB: Fire at Iowa train derailment still burning SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Boston Herald

    In this photo made from a video shot and provided by KTIV, several tank cars burn after a freight train, carrying ethanol, derailed around 1 a.m., Friday, March 10, 2017, near the small community of Graettinger in northwestern Iowa. Environmental experts were checking for ethanol leaks after the freight train derailed and burst into flames as it crossed a trestle bridge over a creek that empties into the Des Moines River.

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  13. Fiery Iowa train derailment has 1 group calling for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Boston Herald

    In this photo made from a video shot and provided by KTIV, several tank cars burn after a freight train, carrying ethanol, derailed around 1 a.m., Friday, March 10, 2017, near the small community of Graettinger in northwestern Iowa. Environmental experts were checking for ethanol leaks after the freight train derailed and burst into flames as it crossed a trestle bridge over a creek that empties into the Des Moines River.

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  14. Derailment prompts call for quicker replacement of old carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Boston Herald

    In this photo made from a video shot and provided by KTIV, several tank cars burn after a freight train, carrying ethanol, derailed around 1 a.m., Friday, March 10, 2017, near the small community of Graettinger in northwestern Iowa. Environmental experts were checking for ethanol leaks after the freight train derailed and burst into flames as it crossed a trestle bridge over a creek that empties into the Des Moines River.

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  15. Safety official wants rail cars replaced faster after fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Boston Herald

    In this photo made from a video shot and provided by KTIV, several tank cars burn after a freight train, carrying ethanol, derailed around 1 a.m., Friday, March 10, 2017, near the small community of Graettinger in northwestern Iowa. Environmental experts were checking for ethanol leaks after the freight train derailed and burst into flames as it crossed a trestle bridge over a creek that empties into the Des Moines River.

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  16. At town halls, GOP caught between Trump, angry votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | Boston Herald

    In this Feb. 21, 2017 file photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks at the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the American Legion Post 34, in Lawrenceburg, Ky. President Donald Trump has been in the White House only a little more than a month and already he's making things awfully uncomfortable for some of his fellow Republicans.

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  17. Donald Trump blames the media for his barrage of tweetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Boston Herald

    TWEETS ABOUT TWEETS: President-elect Donald Trump, shown at a 'thank you' event Thursday in Cincinnati, says his frequent posts on Twitter are brought on by media bias. President-elect Donald Trump blamed the news media for his frequent tweets, arguing their unfair coverage is what drives him to hastily scrawl his 140-character missives at all hours of the day and night.

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  18. 2021 Solheim Cup matches to be played at Inverness ClubRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2016 | Boston Herald

    The 2021 Solheim Cup matches between the United States and Europe will be played at Inverness Club, the LPGA Tour announced Wednesday. Donald Ross-designed Inverness was the site of the U.S. Open in 1920, 1931, 1957, 1979, the PGA Championship in 1986 and 1993, and the U.S. Senior Open in 2003 and 2011.

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  19. Heslam: Latest shooting - just beyond comprehension'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Boston Herald

    Retired railroad worker Jerry Farrell woke up at 5:30 a.m. yesterday, made some coffee and turned on the TV news, where another nightmare involving the tragic deaths of two Iowa police officers was unfolding. This time, two cops - one in Des Moines, the other in nearby Urbandale - had been ambushed in their cruisers, shot to death by a gunman who was still on the loose.

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  20. Clinton tries to quell resurgent email issue late in raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Boston Herald

    For more than a year, Hillary Clinton has been a reluctant participant in the email controversy that has dogged her campaign, responding defensively to inquiries - and often only when there's a political imperative to do so. The email issue flared up unexpectedly just over a week from Election Day, threatening Clinton's lead over Republican Donald Trump.

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