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Badgers, Blue Devils head to Finals

Wisconsin stunned Kentucky, ending a 38-win streak while Duke easily handled Michigan State.

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Making headlines this week

A look back at some of the week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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Arkansas, Indiana enact fixes to bill seen as targeting gays

Religious freedom acts drew criticism from rights groups and companies that assailed them as discriminatory against gays.

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Iranians celebrate, Obama hails ‘historic’ nuclear framework

Iranians celebrated in the streets after negotiators reached a framework for a nuclear deal that could bring their country in from the cold.

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Among collegiate millennials, racism a lingering problem

College students and administrators are struggling to deal with racist incidents on campuses across America, despite repeated condemnations.

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10 FOR TODAY: Friday, April 3

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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You can go to Stanford for free

The high cost of higher education just got a little easier to handle.

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‘Framework’ for final deal reached at Iran nuclear talks

The U.S., Iran and five other world powers reached an understanding, allowing further negotiations until a final deadline of June 30.

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Indiana lawmakers announce proposed religious law changes

Lawmakers in Arkansas and Indiana are scrambling to revise controversial religious objection measures as Republican governors in both states try to quell a growing backlash.

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Poll finds rising support for Obama’s Cuba policy

A poll of Cuban-Americans shows support for the White House's new Cuba policy has risen in the three months since it was announced.

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Obama signs order creating new cyber sanctions regime

The move will allow the U.S. to penalize individuals overseas who engage in cyberattacks and cyber spying.

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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, April 2

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

A Tea Party member reaches for a pamphlet titled "The Impact of Obamacare", at a "Food for Free Minds Tea Party Rally" in Littleton, New Hampshire in this October 27, 2012 file photo.

White House hopefuls attack Obamacare, but take money

Several Republican governors likely to run for president have secured funding under Obamacare while working to dismantle it.

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Arkansas governor urges changes to ‘religious objection’ bill

The religious-objection laws have sparked fears that they could allow discrimination.

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Home prices rise modestly, affordability still an obstacle

Few Americans have listed their homes for sale, with the tight inventory keeping prices higher.

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, April 1

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Brew more beer!

Legislatures around the country are passing laws to allow microbreweries with restaurants to increase production of craft beer.

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Iran nuclear talks extended; Russia says deal within reach

Major powers and Iran are closer to a preliminary accord on reining in Tehran's nuclear program.

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Indiana to clarify ‘religious freedom’ law, Georgia, N.C. bills stall

The fight over "religious freedom" proposals are facing increasing criticism from those who call them a license to discriminate.

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in an undated FBI handout photo

Tsarnaev’s lawyers try to show brother in charge of bombing

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are trying to show that his older brother was the driving force behind the 2013 terror attack.

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Ia Veteran Missing Photo

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Efforts to track down a photo of an Iowan killed in the Vietnam War have turned up an image...

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Prom Safety

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Annual high school proms are happening, and a reminder to students to make their's a safe event...

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McCarty Named SBDC State Star

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Kelly McCarty of Spencer has earned the 2015 Iowa "State Star" from the national Small Business Development Center...

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Polaris Acquires Timbersled Products

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Timbersled is an innovator and market leader in the burgeoning snow bike industry...

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SCT Presents: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

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It has been 20 years since the last time this show was performed on the SCT stage...