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Meet the NYC garbage guru

New York City's sanitation department has its very own anthropologist-in-residence.

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U.S. considering sanctions over Chinese cyber theft

Suspicions that Chinese hackers were behind a series of data breaches in the United States have been an irritant in relations between the world's two largest economies.

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U.S. Open leading men cheering for a Serena Grand Slam

Serena Williams is on the brink of the grandest achievement in tennis, the single season Grand Slam, and even the leading men at the U.S. Open championships starting on Monday are in her corner.

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Better forecasts may help avert repeat of Katrina disaster

The science of predicting hurricanes has come a long way since Katrina caught New Orleans officials off guard 10 years ago.

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Day wins FedExCup opener The Barclays by six shots

Red-hot PGA Championship winner Jason Day of Australia romped to victory at The Barclays on Sunday, winning the opening event of the lucrative FedExCup Series by a whopping six strokes.

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Dolly Parton teases new TV movie

They hadn't even started shooting the movie, but Dolly Parton had no trouble selling "Coat of Many Colors" to critics. The film, set to air Dec. 10 on NBC, is inspired by Parton's childhood.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Aug. 31.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jimmy Kimmel’s Trump campaign ad

Ordinarily people running for President tell us what they would do if they got the job, but Donald Trump has a much broader approach.

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Iran nuclear deal now backed by 31 senators

President Barack Obama is a step closer to having sufficient backing to ensure the deal stands.

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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Aug. 31

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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‘War Room’ Stuns With $11M, Zac Efron’s ‘We Are Your Friends’ Tanks

The box office underwent a religious conversion this weekend as Christian crowds flocked to "War Room," lifting the low-budget salute to prayer above the Zac Efron drama "We're You're Friends" and the Owen Wilson thriller "No Escape."

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Swift leads winners but West, Cyrus rule the VMAs

Taylor Swift may have won the most Moonmans on Sunday but it was her reunion with rapper Kanye West on the MTV Video Music Awards stage that stole the show, as West declared he will run for the U.S. presidency in 2020.

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Prolific horror filmmaker Wes Craven dead

Craven, who was also behind the 1990s horror hit "Scream," died surrounded by his loved ones at his Los Angeles home after suffering from brain cancer.

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2015 Notable Deaths

A look at the notable people and celebrities we have lost this year.

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Vikings Make Cuts

The first of two big cutdown dates has arrived for NFL teams and the Vikings trimmed their roster to 75 players as of Monday.

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Santana, Twins Trip Astros

Ervin Santana struck out 10 to earn his first home win, Eduardo Nunez and Miguel Sano homered, and the Minnesota Twins survived a ninth-inning rally to beat the Houston Astros 7-5 on Sunday.

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Rays Nip Royals

Brandon Guyer and Kevin Kiermaier homered, and the Tampa Bay bullpen held the Kansas City Royals to one hit over five innings Sunday in the Rays' 3-2 win.

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Mount Marty Names Assistant

Mount Marty College has announced the hiring of Robin Burgard as Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach.

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Jacks Win, Coyotes Fall In Soccer

It was a win for South Dakota State and a loss for South Dakota in separate soccer matches on Sunday.

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SDSU, USD Spiked On Road

South Dakota State and South Dakota came up short in efforts to record opening volleyball wins in tournament action on the road.

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Cooler, Wetter Weather Ahead for the Northern Plains

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It looks like El Nino will have a growing influence on the weather in the northern plains.

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SD Community Foundation Growing Investments

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The South Dakota Community Foundation is the coordinator between giving and receiving.

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SD River District Boundaries To Change

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The River Basin Natural Resource District Oversight Advisory Task Force of the South Dakota legislature held their first meeting earlier this month to begin the process of rewriting river basin boundaries.

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SD Pheasant Count Up Sharply

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It looks like hunters should have better chances of bagging pheasants when they head out in October.

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Mobile Drivers License Software Being Tested in Iowa

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A company that's developed mobile driver's license software is running a test of its product with Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) employees.