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Twins Drop Series Finale

Back to back losses to Oakland have cost the Twins another series.

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Huskers Clash With Bruins

The Nebraska Cornhuskers host 16th ranked UCLA Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

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Iowa Rivalry Renewed

The state of Iowa will be divided this weekend when it comes to college football.

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Big Inning Dooms Twins

Jed Lowrie’s foul ball that turned into a two-run double after umpires changed the call highlighted a 10-run fourth inning as the Oakland Athletics pounded the Minnesota Twins 18-3 on Wednesday night.

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Gardy Ejected After Rare Call

Minnesota manager Ron Gardenhire was ejected in the fourth inning of the Twins’ game against the Oakland Athletics after an unusual play.

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Vikes Counter College Claims

Minnesota Vikings Kevin Williams and Charlie Johnson say they never saw the kind of impropriety detailed in a Sports Illustrated report about alleged corruption at Oklahoma State.

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SDSU To Add HOF Class

Four South Dakota State University all-time greats will be inducted into the prestigious Jackrabbit Sports Hall of Fame during on-campus ceremonies Oct. 26.

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Willingham Keys Twins Win

Josh Willingham hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to put the Twins ahead, and they held on for a 4-3 win over the Athletics at Target Field.

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Twins Get 2014 Schedule

The Minnesota Twins will open the 2014 season on the road.

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Timberwolves Introduce GM

Milt Newton says he’s been waiting 22 years to become a general manager of an NBA team

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GOP Retreats On DHS Funding

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Republicans in Congress had to retreat a bit, and pass a so called “clean” funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security.

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Severe Weather Season Approaches

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It is another one of the signs of spring. The beginning of severe weather spotter training classes.

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Weaponized Drones Targeted In Protest

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A candlelight vigil is planned this evening (Wednesday) outside the Iowa Air National Guard base in Des Moines to protest the use of weaponized drones.

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No Speed Limit Change, But Texting Bill Advances

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A bill that would have raised the speed limit on Iowa's interstates has hit a dead end in the Iowa Senate, but legislators are advancing bills targeting those caught texting and driving on Iowa roads.

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Electoral Vote Change Bill Clears Hurdle

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A measure proposing Nebraska revert to the winner-take-all distribution of presidential electors has cleared an important hurdle, yet still faces an uncertain future.