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Court rejects lawsuit in dispute over Iowa film tax credits

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Supreme Court on Friday upheld the state’s refusal to award the full amount of tax credits claimed by the makers of a 2009 documentary tied to the “Field of Dreams” movie.

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Breeders’ Cup could get a tax break in Kentucky

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Breeders’ Cup could get a tax break in Kentucky after all.

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California bill would ban chewing tobacco at baseball parks

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Anti-smoking advocates are hoping to strike out chewing tobacco at California baseball games.

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Population 7,500, Guingamp takes on the world’s best

In this photo dated Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015,  Guingamp fans hold up scarves during the Europa League soccer match between Guingamp and Dynamo Kiev in the Roudourou stadium in Guingamp, western France.  With one of the puniest budgets in France's top division, Guingamp can't splash the cash like some of the mammoths — Qatar-owned Paris Saint-Germain being the prime example — it competes against and humbles from time to time.(AP Photo)

GUINGAMP, France (AP) — The coaches went to their club president with a modest request: could he buy them a hut, locker or something to store their footballs and equipment?

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Mississippi WMAs get one-year reprieve

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Threatened by federal budget cuts, three popular wildlife management areas will remain open for now.

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