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Urban Meyer, ‘trademarked’ coach

Ohio State University is taking steps to ensure the name of football coach Urban Meyer doesn't show up on knock-off apparel.

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Congress heading on vacation, putting off messy decisions

Congressional lawmakers are heading for recess and leaving behind a pile of unfinished business.

Kristi Noem

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South Dakota Congresswoman Against Iran Nuclear Deal

As members of Congress continue to scrutinize and debate the nuclear deal struck with Iran, South Dakota Congresswoman Kristi Noem is in clear opposition to the deal.

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Senate Passes Six Year Transportation Bill Extension

The US Senate passed a six year extension of transportation funding, but there is no guarantee the House will go along.

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Pentagon chief gives nod to arm more troops in U.S. after shooting

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter signaled on Thursday that he would allow more troops to be armed at facilities inside the United States.

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Pallid Sturgeon Confirmed in Missouri River

Information retrieved from some small fish show that habitat in the Missouri River may be helping an endangered species return.

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Tyrese talks ‘Green Lantern’ new talk show

The singer/actor has a talk show with rap music pioneer Rev Run of Run D.M.C.

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Chevrolet the latest car to be ‘hacked’

A researcher is advising drivers not to use a mobile app for OnStar vehicle communications system, saying hackers can exploit a security flaw in the product to unlock cars and start engines remotely.

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Beijing awarded 2022 Winter Olympics

Beijing has become the first city to be awarded both summer and winter Games.

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HBO says 3 more ‘Game of Thrones’ seasons likely

HBO's most-watched series, the medieval fantasy drama "Game of Thrones," will likely continue through three more seasons, as the network defended the show's gritty violence.

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Plane debris on remote island points to breakthrough in MH370 mystery

Plane debris washed up on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean is almost certainly part of a Boeing 777, a Malaysian official and aviation experts said, potentially the biggest breakthrough in the search for missing Flight MH370.

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This is one way to get out of bed in the morning

This is a lot of effort to go to, but it makes ignoring the alarm clock nearly impossible.

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Killing of Cecil the Lion triggers probe by U.S. agency

The killing of Cecil the Lion in Zimbabwe by American dentist and trophy hunter Walter Palmer is being investigated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to see if it was part of a conspiracy to violate U.S. laws against illegal wildlife trading.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady speaks at a news conference in Foxborough, Mass., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 as he addresses the issue of the NFL investigation of deflated footballs.

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Deflategate judge tells NFL, players: Don’t argue. Settle

Tom Brady's effort to void his four-game suspension was set back on Thursday as litigation embroiling the New England Patriots star quarterback was sent to a New York judge, who urged a speedy resolution to the "Deflategate" scandal.

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Rare blue moon to light night sky on Friday

It will be all eyes to the sky as a rare moon makes its appearance.

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Minnesota Test Scores Remain Steady

The latest statewide tests of public school students in Minnesota show average scores in reading remained constant or increased slightly for all grade levels and ethnic groups.

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Demographics of Iowa Prisons Finds Highest Percentage of African American Inmates

A third annual summit on racial disparities in Iowa's prisons, to be held next month in Ankeny, is being expanded to two days.

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10 FOR TODAY: Friday, July 31

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

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories, Friday, July 31.

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Lobbyists Spend $14 Million in Nebraska

Lobbyists spent a record $14 million dollars last year trying to influence the Unicameral.

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Take Back Drug Program Reinstated

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The director of the Iowa Office of Drug Control Policy is applauding a recent decision by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to reinstate its National Prescription Drug Take Back program.

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Search for U of I President Continues

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Sally Mason has stepped into retirement.

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Nebraska Senator Says Change is Needed In Highway Funding

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The fate of the Export-Import Bank could be tied to a long-term transportation bill.

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Congress Left With Few Days to Finalize Budget

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When Congress returns from the August recess after Labor Day, they will have only a few days to work through the budget and keep the government funded into the new fiscal year which starts on October first.

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Death Penalty Petition Continues in Nebraska

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Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts has been holding town hall meetings around the state in the last couple of weeks.