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    An Ottumwa, Iowa, real estate agent was lured to a house showing last Friday by two men, who police say then assaulted the agent at knife point and tied her up.
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    Why Does Everyone Wear Baseball Caps?

    One of the most egregious fashion trends of the past 15 to 20 years has undoubtedly been the proliferation of baseball caps – not just in the United States, but now across much of the world.
  • Deere lays off more workers as demand lags

    Deere & Co , the world's largest farm equipment maker, said on Thursday it would lay off 367 workers at its primary harvester factory in East Moline, Illinois, and idle most of the plant's other employees for a month because of reduced demand for combines.