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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Sargent Returns To SDSU

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A former South Dakota State basketball standout is returning home.

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Coyote Women Add Recruit

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South Dakota head women’s basketball coach Amy Williams has ed to announced the signing of Emily Smith from Ocean Springs, Miss., to a national letter of intent.

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Twins Lose In KC

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Alex Gordon was 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBI to help the Royals pull out a 5-2 win over the Twins to take two of three in Kansas City.

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Doumit On The Sidelines

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The Minnesota Twins were expected to place catcher Ryan Doumit on the disabled list with a suspected concussion.

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

T-Wolves Rookie Disciplined

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Timberwolves rookie forward Shabazz Muhammad has been sent home from the NBA’s Rookie Transition Program.

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Cyclones In Spotlight

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ESPN announced its college basketball Big Monday 2014 schedule yesterday.

John Thune

Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Republicans Trying To Stop ACA

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South Dakota Senator John Thune says republicans feel they are facing a deadline for derailing the Affordable Care Act.

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Ethanol Coalition Pleased With RFS Volume Requirements Set By EPA

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  The Environmental Protection Agency has released the final Renewable Volume Obligations under the Renewable Fuel Standard. American Coalition for…

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Petition Drive To Increase Minimum Wage

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The details are still being worked out on a potential ballot initiative that would let voters in South Dakota decide on raising the minimum wage.

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Senator Says Its Up To House To Move Farm Bill

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At a stop in Yankton Tuesday, South Dakota Senator John Thune says he’s hoping they’ll be able to complete a…

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Strong Winds, High Fire Danger

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A wind advisory and a fire watch have been issued for our area.

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Huron Man Dies in Single Vehicle Accident

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Huron man dies in a single vehicle accident.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.