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Twins Salvage Chicago Win

Scott Diamond pitched into the seventh as Minnesota avoided a three-game sweep by beating the White Sox 4-3 at U.S. Cellular Field.

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Vikings To Face New Look Browns

The Vikings will need to quickly change their game plan against the new-look Cleveland Browns

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Pelini Gets Backing

Nebraska is sticking behind head football coach Bo Pelini.

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Chiefs In Thursday Game

The Chiefs are in Philadelphia tonight to take on the Eagles in this week’s Thursday night matchup.

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Sox Trip Twins Again

Dayan Viciedo had three hits and two RBI as the White Sox defeated the Twins 4-3 at U.S. Cellular Field

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Big 10 Coaches Respond

Big Ten football coaches say there aren’t many places where they can unload frustrations about fans, reporters or anyone else without paying a price.

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Twins Helping Lynx

The Minnesota Twins are stepping up to the plate to support their neighbors across the street.

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GPAC Tabs Weekly Best

The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) has announced its weekly football Players of the Week.

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Jackrabbit Gets Soccer Award

South Dakota State women’s soccer goalkeeper Nicole Inskeep was named Defensive Player of the Week by The Summit League for her performance last weekend.

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Volleyball Honor For Coyote

USD outside hitter Kendall Kritenbrink was named the Summit League’s Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.

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Minnesota Budget Still Under Construction

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State budget negotiations resumed at Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton's residence yesterday afternoon.

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Death Penalty Showdown in Nebraska

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Governor Pete Ricketts has vetoed legislation passed by the Unicameral that would repeal the death penalty.

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Bill to Allow Packer Ownership of Livestock Advances

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Meat packers would be able to own hogs and contract with Nebraska producers under a bill advancing in the Unicameral.

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Service Honors Fallen Omaha Officer

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Funeral services for Omaha Police officer Kerrie Orozco, who was killed in the line of duty, were held Tuesday.

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Blood Donations Needed For Summer

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The upcoming summer season brings with it busier schedules, and LifeServe Blood Center, based in Sioux City, Iowa, finds their blood supply falls low as people take less time to make regular donations.