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Brown shines in Cardinals’ loss to Vikings

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Jaron Brown catches a pass over Minnesota Vikings defensive back Chris Crocker (25) during the first half of an NFL preseason football game, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Late in the second quarter of Arizona’s second preseason game, backup quarterback Drew Stanton lofted a pass down the sideline and second-year receiver Jaron Brown out-jumped cornerback Xavier Rhodes to haul in the 35-yard completion.

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Wilder memoir to give gritty view of prairie life

In this 2012 photo provided by the South Dakota State Historical Society Press, an employee at the Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home and Museum in Mansfield, Mo., prepares to handle Wilder’s original manuscript of "Pioneer Girl." The original version, written likely in the late 1920s, was written on tablet paper with lead pencil. The South Dakota State Historical Society Press plans to publish an annotated version of "Pioneer Girl" this fall. (AP Photo/South Dakota State Historical Society Press)

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Laura Ingalls Wilder penned one of the most beloved children’s series of the 20th century, but her forthcoming autobiography will show devoted “Little House on the Prairie” fans a more realistic, grittier view of frontier living.

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Twins hurt by former player in loss to Royals

Minnesota Twins right fielder Oswaldo Arcia makes a futile attempt up the wall for a foul ball by Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez in the first inning of a baseball game, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Twins manager Ron Gardenhire saw that Josh Willingham was hitting the ball better a week ago. On Friday night, that was a bad thing for Minnesota.

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