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Obama pardons ‘Cheese,’ America’s top turkey

The President pardoned the official Thanksgiving turkey in a tradition that is truly American.

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Watershed Advisory Task Force Creates Framework for South Dakota Waters

The Regional Watershed Advisory Task Force of the South Dakota Legislature agreed on two pieces of legislation Monday.

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Source: Redskins to start Colt McCoy over RG3

The Washington Redskins plan to start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.

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Harrison Ford signs on to ‘Blade Runner’ sequel

The actor will reprise his 1982 role as bounty hunter Rick Deckard.

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Sting, ‘Sesame Street’ set for Macy’s parade

KISS, Miss USA Nia Sanchez, Nick Jonas, and Idina Menzel are also set to take part in the 88th annual parade.

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WATCH: Passengers in Russia’s Arctic give airliner a push

In other countries, you may be asked to push a car stuck in the mud. In Russia, it's a jet.

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg has heart procedure

Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent a heart procedure after reporting discomfort following routine exercise.

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LISTEN: Adam Sandler’s ‘Thanksgiving’ song

The comedian's infamous ode to turkey day!

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Storm threatens to foil Thanksgiving travel for millions

A nor'easter packing rain and snow is posing special challenges and threatening to cancel flights across the country. a

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Santa’s little helpers break world record in Bangkok

Thousands of schoolchildren helped break the world record for the largest gathering of Christmas elves.

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Bon Jovi is ‘hard-pressed’ to let Sambora back in the band

Jon Bon Jovi appears to have severed ties with former bandmate Richie Sambora.

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LSP Analysis Shows Corporations Profiting From Crop Insurance

A new analysis released this week by the Land Stewardship Project shows that corporations are benefitting from federal crop insurance…

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Honeybee Keepers Getting USDA Emergency Aid

Close to 2500 applicants will receive disaster assistance aid through USDA’s Emergency Assistance for Livestock, Honeybees and Farm Raised Fish.…

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Judges overturn gay marriage bans in Arkansas, Mississippi

U.S. judges overturned measures that voters approved a decade ago in both socially conservative Southern states.

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Rounds Prepares To Take Office

South Dakota Senator-elect Mike Rounds is in the process of hiring staff, and finding office space both in South Dakota and Washington.

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Biodiesel Board Pushing For Tax Extenders Legislation

There’s been no movement yet in the Lame Duck Congress on the tax extender’s legislation. Some Senators have indicated it…

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50 years later, skating team claims Olympics bronze

Fifty years after Vivian and Ronald Joseph skated at the Innsbruck Olympics, the American pair officially got their medals.

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Economist Discusses TIF Districts

Tax increment financing districts can be a good tool when used appropriately.

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SPECIAL SECTION: Hot holiday deals, turkey tips, and more

Black Friday ads, travel tips, and more for a fun-filled holiday weekend.

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Messi strikes again

Barcelona's Lionel Messi has set a new Champions League record by scoring his 72nd goal.

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Weather Trend; Mild – Cold – Mild..

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A couple of mild days will be followed by another cold blast.

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Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman Working to the End

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Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says he isn't worried about his next job.

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Worst of the Cold May Be Over for the Northern Plains

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The weather may change a bit, and the worst of the cold may be behind us.

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SD Legislators Prepare for Major Issues

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The 2015 session of the SD Legislature will have some major issues to debate.

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SD Retailers Optimistic About Holiday Shopping Season

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SD Retailers looking for a good end to their year.