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Steer sold multiple times at Iowa auction in girl's memory

07/22/2016 12:33 PM EDT
MANCHESTER, Iowa (AP) — When buyers heard that the money from an Iowa steer auction would go toward a scholarship fund named for a young car accident victim, they repeatedly donated the steer back to be resold. 
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Watch it, cowboy: Japan's 9 safety tips for "Pokemon Go"
07/22/2016 05:40 AM EDT - TOKYO (AP) — Aware of the reports of "Pokemon Go"-related mishaps elsewhere, Japan's government-run National Center of Incident Readiness and Strategy for Cybersecurity has issued a flier with these nine public safety tips to keep overly enthusiastic players from getting into trouble. Full Story

How 'Pokemon Go' went from prank to phenomenon
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Why the Pokemon-McDonald's deal in Japan could be big
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Russian balloonist hopes to circumnavigate globe on Saturday
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