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University of Nebraska President Calls for Major Impact on Water Resources

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds says the support the university receives from the state attracted him to the position.

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Iowa Lottery Considering Online Gaming

Iowa Lottery officials are monitoring states that are experimenting with the electronic sale of lottery tickets.

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WATCH: The ‘perfect’ body

A blogger and personal trainer takes on the cyber bullies who criticize her appearance, altering herself in response to their comments. But does she like what she sees?

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Yankton Middle School to Add Art Teacher

The Yankton School Board has decided to add a full time art teacher back to the staff at the Middle School.

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Chrissy Teigen is done airbrushing

The model doesn't use technology to cover up her blemishes in photos she posts online because she wants young girls to realize that even classic beauties are not perfect.

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Dakota State University Names New President

José-Marie Griffiths, vice president for academic affairs at Bryant University in Smithfield, R.I., will become the 23rd president of Dakota State University.

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Wimbledon latest sporting event to ban ‘selfie sticks’

Tennis fans: Leave your selfie stick at home.

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Nebraska Senators Support Tax Credit for Wind and Solar Projects

Nebraska State Senators have advanced legislation that is written to provide for a production tax credit for wind farms and solar projects.

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Sandra Bullock’s son has no idea his mom is a superstar

Five-year-old Louis doesn't know his mom is an international movie star.

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Senators Urging for Strong RFS

A group of Senators is urging the Environmental Protection Agency to maintain a strong Renewable Fuel Standard.

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Iowa Farm Bureau Supports TPA Legislation

Iowa Farm Bureau members are hoping that Trade Promotion Authority legislation receives full approval from both the House and Senate.

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Gas Tax in Iowa Receiving Criticism

Iowa legislators criticizing gas tax increase.

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Alfalfa Stands Struggling in Upper Midwest

Winterkill in upper Midwest due to lack of snow cover and cold temperatures.

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Nonsense karaoke with Chris Pratt and Jimmy Fallon

The "Guardians of the Galaxy" star takes on the "Tonight Show" host in a battle of who can best butcher a song.

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Hundreds of cinemas refuse to show ‘Avengers’ film

Theaters in Germany are refusing to show the much-anticipated sequel in a dispute with Disney.

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Boston bomber’s lawyer urges ‘unrelenting punishment’ over death

Convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers are urging jurors to reject the death penalty, saying "no punishment could ever be equal to the terrible effects of these crimes."

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PHOTOS: Nepal earthquake

Rescue and relief efforts are underway after a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday.

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Death toll climbs as Nepal scrambles to organize quake relief

Thousands began fleeing the capital Kathmandu on Monday after two days of powerful aftershocks and shortages of food and water.

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Judge rules Pink is appropriate for kids

A judge rejected a complaint from a father who says his ex-wife abused her parental discretion by taking their daughter to a Pink concert.

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Presley’s planes to remain at Graceland

The Lisa Marie and Hound Dog II, which have been on display at the mansion in Memphis since 1984, were set to be removed.

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University of Nebraska President Calls for Major Impact on Water Resources

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University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds says the support the university receives from the state attracted him to the position.

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Iowa Lottery Considering Online Gaming

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Iowa Lottery officials are monitoring states that are experimenting with the electronic sale of lottery tickets.

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Yankton Middle School to Add Art Teacher

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The Yankton School Board has decided to add a full time art teacher back to the staff at the Middle School.

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Dakota State University Names New President

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José-Marie Griffiths, vice president for academic affairs at Bryant University in Smithfield, R.I., will become the 23rd president of Dakota State University.

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City Budget Process Begins

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The Yankton City Commission has begun the initial work to put together a budget for 2016.