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Break Time For Twins

The Twins enter the All-Star break in fourth place in the American League Central at 39-and-53, 12 games behind first place Detroit.

Hicks Leads Twins Over Yanks

Aaron Hicks smacked a three-run homer as the Twins topped the Yankees 10-4 in the rubber match of a weekend series in the Bronx.

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Perry Wins In Omaha

Kenny Perry shot a 63 on Sunday to win the U.S. Senior Open by five strokes at Omaha Country Club.

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Team USA In Consolation

Team USA picked up a 91-51 win over Norway in the consolation bracket at the World University Games.

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Coyote In Spotlight

University of South Dakota senior linebacker Tyler Starr is one of 20 players named to the 2013 Buck Buchanan Award Watch List

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Heading To The Break

The Twins begin a three-game series against the New York Yankees tonight in the Bronx

Twins Swept By Rays

Luke Scott and Evan Longoria hit back-to-back home runs in the sixth inning to break up a 1-1 game as the Rays beat the Twins 4-3 at Tropicana Field.

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Timberwolves Sign Veteran

The Minnesota Timberwolves and veteran power forward Ronny Turiaf have agreed to a two-year, $3.2 million contract.

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Logjam At Senior Open

The top of the leaderboard is jam packed after Thursday’s first round of the U.S. Senior Open.

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Stanley Cup In Twin Cities

The Stanley Cup has come to the Twin Cities.

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Midwestern Economy Down From August

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The Creighton Economic Forecasting Group released the monthly survey of economic indicators throughout the Midwest.

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Minimum Wage Increase Would Affect More Than Minimum Wage Workers

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A recent analysis of an increase in the minimum wage finds that workers making more than minimum wage could also see upward pressure on their income.

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South Dakota Infant Death Rate Down in 2013

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The number of babies that died during their first year of life was down in 2013.

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El Nino Could Mean More Winter Moisture

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South Dakota State Climatologist Dennis Todey says the coming winter could be a wet one with milder temperatures.

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Changes To Iowa Snap Program

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It now costs Iowa grocery stores and other businesses more to accept payments through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.