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2 hours ago in Local

SD Congresswoman Kristi Noem; Republicans Drop ACA Repeal Attempts for Now

President Obama recently vetoed a bill passed by Congress that would repeal the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare.

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2 hours ago in Local

Lewis & Clark Regional Water System Gets Federal Budget Boost….Sort of…

President Obama released his last budget request this week for the fiscal year starting in October.

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4 hours ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘How To Be Single’ feels the same while trying too hard to be different

"How to Be Single" makes a valiant attempt to send up rom-com clichés but it borrows so much from other, better movies that you start to wonder if the film’s title should be "How to Commit Larceny."

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6 hours ago in National

Wall Street tumbles

Wall Street was off more than 1 percent on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average down 10 percent for the year, as investors jettisoned stocks and scurried toward safer shores.

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6 hours ago in Sports, World

U.S. to hire disease experts ahead of Rio Games

The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) is recruiting two infectious disease experts to advise members of the Rio 2016 team who are concerned about the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil.

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6 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Star Wars’ producers face charges in Harrison Ford’s on-set accident

The "Indiana Jones" star broke his leg when the door of the Millennium Falcon fell on him during filming in 2014.

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7 hours ago in Lifestyle

More Americans turning to Internet to play Cupid

Just in time for Valentine's Day, a survey shows that more Americans are looking for love through online dating, with more than four times as many young adults using mobile apps than in 2013.

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9 hours ago in Agriculture

NFU Hoping Trade Office Could Be Opened In Cuba

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says the United States should open an agricultural office in Cuba and is hoping to get…

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9 hours ago in Agriculture

ICCI Wants Board To Deny Pipeline Permit

Today is the final day for the Iowa Utilities Board to deliberate on the permit request by Energy Transfer Partners…

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9 hours ago in Agriculture

Study Shows Farmers Get High Return From Crop Insurance

An Iowa State University study authored by Economics Professor Bruce Babcock shows farmers getting an annual return of 125 percent…

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10 hours ago in Agriculture

Farm Group Pleased Clean Power Plan Halted By Court

This week, the Supreme Court halted enforcement of President Obama’s sweeping plan to address climate change until after legal challenges…

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10 hours ago in Agriculture

Corn President Concerned At President Calling For Crop Insurance Cuts

The President’s budget plan released this week calls for an $ 18 billion dollar cut to the Federal Crop Insurance…

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10 hours ago in Weird

A reporter’s worst nightmare

That awkward moment when a mugshot looks just like the reporter.

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10 hours ago in Local

SD House Debate on School Funding Bill Halted by Procedural Move

A potential vote on a bill that would raise the state sales tax by a half cent was halted by a procedural move in the South Dakota House yesterday.

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10 hours ago in Entertainment

‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ headed for Broadway debut

Harper Lee's classic novel is coming to Broadway for the first time in a new stage version written by "West Wing" writer Aaron Sorkin.

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10 hours ago in Sports

Fantasy sports companies defend embattled industry

Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable despite a rocky start to 2016.

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11 hours ago in National

Congress likely to give final OK to local Internet tax ban

Congress is a step away from sending to President Barack Obama a bipartisan compromise that would permanently keep state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet.

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11 hours ago in Sports

Vickers to replace Tony Stewart

Stewart-Haas Racing has scheduled a Friday news conference to discuss its plans for the No. 14 Chevrolet.

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11 hours ago in Music

Paul McCartney and Skype make tech history

Paul McCartney is embracing modern technology by teaming up with Skype to launch the first ever audio emojis in time for Valentine's Day.

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11 hours ago in Entertainment

Charlize Theron gearing up for ‘Fast 8’

The "Mad Max: Fury Road" star is in early talks to play the villain in the eighth installment of the hugely successful street racing series.

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2 hours ago in Local

SD Congresswoman Kristi Noem; Republicans Drop ACA Repeal Attempts for Now

Kristi Noem

President Obama recently vetoed a bill passed by Congress that would repeal the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare.

2 hours ago in Local

Lewis & Clark Regional Water System Gets Federal Budget Boost….Sort of…

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President Obama released his last budget request this week for the fiscal year starting in October.

10 hours ago in Local

SD House Debate on School Funding Bill Halted by Procedural Move

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A potential vote on a bill that would raise the state sales tax by a half cent was halted by a procedural move in the South Dakota House yesterday.

13 hours ago in Local

Fargo Police Officer Shot, Not Expected to Survive

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A FARGO NORTH DAKOTA POLICE OFFICER WHO RESPONDED TO A DOMESTIC INVOLVING AN ARMED SUSPECT IN A NORTH FARGO HOME WAS SHOT AND MORTALLY WOUNDED LAST NIGHT.

22 hours ago in Local

Iowa Senators Disagree on Education Funding

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A debate over funding for K-12 education in the Iowa Senate included claims that many schools could be forced to cut their literacy programs.