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Spunky runs during the third heat of a dog race Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, at Canterbury Park, in Shakopee, Minn. Canterbury Park hosted their annual Labor Day Wiener Dog Wars in which dogs competed in seven races on the horse track for the title of Grand Champion. (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Jeff Wheeler)



Government needs to be on the money with forthcoming budget

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Justin Bieber faces new charges after being arrested for dangerous driving and assault following a collision between a minivan and a quad bike that led to a physical altercation.

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