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22 hours ago in Local Sports

Big Ten Brackets Set

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The Big Ten Conference announced the bracket for the 2016 Big Ten Baseball Tournament, May 25-29 at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb.

22 hours ago in Local Sports

Jacks Earn Playoff Slot

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In a winner-take-all game, the South Dakota State University baseball team scored three times in the top of the ninth for a 7-4 victory Saturday over North Dakota State and a berth in next week’s Summit League Baseball Championship.

22 hours ago in Local Sports

Twins Drop Series To Jays

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Jose Bautista and Josh Donaldson started the game with back-to-back home runs off Phil Hughes in a three-run first inning to lead the Toronto Blue Jays over the Minnesota Twins 3-1 Sunday.

22 hours ago in Local Sports

Royals Nipped By Sox

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Todd Frazier tied for the AL lead with his 13th home run, Melky Cabrera drove in two runs and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Sunday to avoid getting swept for the first time this season.

22 hours ago in Local Sports

Coyote Coach Resigns

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Amy Klyse, the second-most winningest coach in the history of University of South Dakota softball, has announced her resignation following 10 seasons with the team including the last nine as head coach.

National Sports

18 hours ago in Sports

Tom Brady to appeal ‘Deflatgate’ suspension again

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Tom Brady will appeal his four-game suspension by the NFL, seeking a second hearing before the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court.

21 hours ago in Sports

MLS hopes to bridge ‘cultural void’

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Pro soccer in the United States has come far, but more needs to be done at the youth level to develop a "culture" that brings the sport on a par with Europe.

21 hours ago in Sports

Thunder demolish Warriors, grab 2-1 series lead

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Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined to score 63 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder routed the Golden State Warriors 133-105 on Sunday to take a 2-1 in the Western Conference finals.

21 hours ago in Sports

Garcia joins Ballesteros on nine PGA Tour victories

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Sergio Garcia won the AT&T Byron Nelson in Texas on Sunday, matching the late Seve Ballesteros for most career victories by a Spaniard on the PGA Tour.

21 hours ago in Sports

Fearless Hinchcliffe grabs 100th Indy 500 pole

May 22, 2016; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Verizon Indy Car driver James Hinchcliffe holds up a Canadian flag after winning the pole as the fastest qualifier during qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

Canada's James Hinchcliffe turned in a fearless performance on Sunday grabbing pole for the Indianapolis 500 one year after being critically injured in a crash during practice at the famed Brickyard.

Lifestyle

4 days ago in Lifestyle, National

FDA to modify food label guidelines to include added sugar details

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The move comes at a time the United States is staring at increasing childhood and adult obesity and lifestyle diseases such as heart problems.

4 days ago in Lifestyle

Two-thirds of U.S. would struggle to cover $1,000 emergency

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In a country with the most billionaires on earth, two-thirds of Americans would have a difficult time covering a minor emergency.

5 days ago in Lifestyle

Study: Motorcycle deaths up 10 percent

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Researchers say deaths could be cut by restoring mandatory motorcycle helmet laws in 32 states that don't have them.

6 days ago in Lifestyle, Viral Videos

WATCH: Blazing meteor creates light show across New England sky

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A meteor lit up the night sky over New England and eastern Canada early on Tuesday, startling people who saw it including police officers who captured the show on a dashcam.

6 days ago in Entertainment, Lifestyle

Expect virtual reality, artificial intelligence from Google

eople are silhouetted as they pose with laptops in front of a screen projected with a Google logo, in this picture illustration taken in Zenica October 29, 2014.

The three-day Google I/O conference in Mountain View, California, starts today.

National

20 hours ago in National

Major change in U.S. food labels is likely to help healthiest the most

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The biggest overhaul of U.S. food nutrition labels in more than two decades is likely to help improve the diets of the most health-conscious consumers, but others may need more convincing.

20 hours ago in National

Gas prices jump by 5 cents over past 2 weeks, averages $2.32

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The price at the pump has risen 55 cents since late February.

21 hours ago in National

Sanders steps up feud with Democratic establishment

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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders cranked up his fight with party leaders on Sunday, backing a challenger to the Democratic National Committee's chairwoman and accusing the party's establishment of trying to anoint Hillary Clinton as the nominee for president.

21 hours ago in National, World

U.S. lifts arms ban on old foe Vietnam as regional tensions simmer

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The United States announced an end to its embargo on sales of lethal arms to Vietnam on Monday, an historic step that draws a line under the two countries' old enmity and underscores their shared concerns about Beijing's growing military clout.

21 hours ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, May 23

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

News

15 hours ago in Local

Dairy Overlay District May Come Soon to Yankton

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The Yankton County Commission will host a public meeting this week to talk about forming a dairy overlay district.

16 hours ago in Agriculture

GIPSA Funding Included in Senate Approps Bill

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Late last week the Senate Appropriations Committee approved funding for the GIPSA rule, which was left out of the House…

16 hours ago in Agriculture

Appropriators Cut Conservation Funding

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Last week Senate Appropriators cut $303 million of mandatory spending from the Environmental Quality Incentives program. That’s disappointing to Center…

16 hours ago in Local

Yankton Tax Revenues Dropped in April

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One of the most watched revenue indicators for the City of Yankton is slowing a bit.

17 hours ago in Agriculture

USDA Trade Mission to Mexico to Promote Ethanol Exports

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This week, Deputy Ag Secretary Michael Scuse is leading a trade mission to Mexico designed to boost ethanol exports. The…

17 hours ago in Agriculture

SD Stockgrowers Reacts to Effort to Eliminate LIP

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A recent move by the animal activist group Humane Farming Society to petition USDA to end livestock indemnity payments is…

17 hours ago in Local

Trans Canada Plans to Replace Sections of Keystone Crude Oil Pipeline

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Later this summer and into the fall, crews from Trans Canada will be digging up, and replacing sections of the Keystone crude oil pipeline.

18 hours ago in Agriculture

Humane Farming Society Wants End to Livestock Indemnity Payments

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A recent move by the animal activist group Humane Farming Society to petition USDA to end livestock indemnity payments is…

3 days ago in Local

PPRC Hosting Meetings on Eminent Domain

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The group called the Private Property Rights Coalition (PPRC) is hosting free informational meetings on the eminent domain process

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