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Target Field In Spotlight

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As the Twins wrap up their seven game road trip in Colorado this weekend, Target Field will be in the midst of All Star frenzy.

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Pino Gets First Win

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Kendrys Morales had a two-run double in the fifth inning to help Minnesota Twins rookie right-hander Yohan Pino earn his first major league victory, 4-2 over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night.

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Tigers Stretch Lead On Royals

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Everybody in Detroit's lineup had at least one hit and scored one run spurring the Tigers to a 16-4 rout of the Kansas City Royals in the opener of their four-game series Thursday night.

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Yankton Gets Another Event

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The National Field Archery Association has announced another national event for Yankton this fall.

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Former Viking Gets League Job

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Former Minnesota Vikings and Baltimore Ravens center Matt Birk was hired Thursday by the NFL as director of football development.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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LeBron James headed back home

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LeBron James is returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers: "I'm ready to accept the challenge. I'm coming home."

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Game of 2 popes: Vatican plays down World Cup rivalry

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With Argentina meeting Germany in the World Cup final, the Vatican brushed aside talk of soccer rivalry between Argentine Pope Francis and his predecessor Benedict, a German.

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Argentina, Germany start final tuning

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Argentina and Germany are both back at work, secretly hatching plans for Sunday's World Cup final.

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Shelly Sterling says husband ‘happy’ with $2B Clippers sale

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The estranged wife of L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling testified that her husband was eager for her to sell the NBA team.

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Game of 2 popes: Vatican plays down World Cup rivalry

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With Argentina meeting Germany in the World Cup final, the Vatican brushed aside talk of soccer rivalry between Argentine Pope Francis and his predecessor Benedict, a German.

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Not sleeping is making your brain older

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Sleeping less will increase the rate the brain ages and speed up the decline in cognitive functions.

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Brazil’s blowout sets Twitter record

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The game Tuesday afternoon has become the most tweeted-about sports event in Twitter history.

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Meet the ‘Duck of Justice’

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A Maine police department has gotten a huge Facebook boost thanks to its crime-fighting feathered friend.

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Seven ways to keep kids hydrated

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Don’t wait for your kids to tell you they’re thirsty before offering them water, experts say.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at this week's newsmakers and the headlines you might have missed.

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Chrysler recalling 900K SUVs

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The recall affects some 2011-2014 models of Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango.

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Government sues Amazon over kids’ purchases

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Amazon faces a lawsuit for allegedly allowing children to run up millions of dollars in purchases while playing mobile apps like "Tap Zoo" and "Ice Age Village."

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Republicans to focus Obama lawsuit on health care

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Republicans say they intend to accuse Obama of overstepping his legal authorities.

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Obama says money low to deal with immigrant crisis

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The Obama administration warned lawmakers that border control agencies will run out of money if Congress doesn't act.

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USDA’s July Supply and Demand Report numbers came in with a bearish tone and the market reacted accordingly. The agency…

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Akron, Iowa Deaths Could Lead to Double Homicide

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Plymouth County authorities are investigating the death of an elderly couple.

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Avera Receiving $8 Million for Facility Improvements

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Avera Health will be receiving over $8 million from the Health Care Innovation Award to fund service improvements.

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Yankton County Officials Identify Bridge Needing Repair

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Yankton County Commissioners are proposing repair costs to the James River Water Development District Board of Directors for bridge repair.

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Possible Higher Incentives for Stream Buffering Projects

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The James River Water Development District will vote on higher incentives for stream improvements in September.

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Highway Trust Funds are Running Out

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The Highway Trust Funds will expire at the end of this month, and Congress is trying to extend that money through next year.

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Nebraska Foundation Establishes Tornado Relief Fund

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The Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation has launched a tornado disaster relief fund to provide emergency help for producers in the…

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South Dakota Grower Defends Biotechnology

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This week, the House Ag Subcommittee held a hearing looking at biotechnology and the importance of it to the ag…

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Farm Bureau Still Hoping For Immigration Reform

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A coalition of leading business groups including the American Farm Bureau Federation are not giving up on trying to get…

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