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Augie Adds To Hall

Three All-Americans are included in the 2013 class of five destined for the Augustana Athletic Hall of Fame.

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Twins Lose To Hot Foe

Billy Butler drove in two runs to lead the Royals to their eighth straight win, 4-3 over the Twins at Target Field.

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Twins Hope To Avoid Sweep

The Twins wrap up their three-game series with the Royals today at Target Field.

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Butera On The Move

The Twins traded catcher Drew Butera to the Los Angeles Dodgers at the trade deadline on Wednesday.

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Royals Add Outfielder

The Royals added some outfield depth before the Major League Baseball trade deadline.

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All Star Logo Unveiled

The logo for the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game is out.

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Twins Seek Bounce Back

The Twins resume their three-game series with the Royals tonight at Target Field.

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Moose Blasts Twins

Mike Moustakas left the yard twice and knocked in four runs to lift the Royals past the Twins, 7-2, in the opener of a three-game set at Target Field.

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Brown Among Honorees

Huskers assistant football coach Ron Brown is getting set to be honored by Nebraska.

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Warner’s Story On Big Screen

The story of Burlington native and former Northern Iowa quarterback Kurt Warner is heading to the big screen.

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Congress Left With Few Days to Finalize Budget

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When Congress returns from the August recess after Labor Day, they will have only a few days to work through the budget and keep the government funded into the new fiscal year which starts on October first.

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Death Penalty Petition Continues in Nebraska

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Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts has been holding town hall meetings around the state in the last couple of weeks.

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75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Underway

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Up to a million people may descend on western South Dakota this week to take part in the 75th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

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Mid-American Economy Sees Weak Growth in July

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The Creighton University Mid-America Business Conditions Index for July, a leading economic indicator for a nine-state region stretching from North Dakota to Arkansas, slumped for the month.

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Nebraska Best Burger Contest Underway

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There is a twist in this year's Nebraska Beef Council's Best Burger Contest.