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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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

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Supreme Court rejects challenge to Seattle minimum wage law

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a challenge by business groups to Seattle's law raising its minimum wage to $15 an hour, a move echoed by other locales, in a case focusing on how the ordinance affected local franchises like McDonald's.

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Trump hopes to land decisive blow in Indiana showdown with Cruz

New York billionaire Donald Trump hopes that Indiana's nominating contest on Tuesday will make him unstoppable in what originally had seemed to many a quixotic quest for the Republican presidential nomination.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, May 3

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

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The cicadas are coming …

Billions of cicadas will soon emerge after spending 17 years underground and they have a lot of catching up to do.

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1 day ago in Weird

The brother-sister DUI

A 41-year-old Florida woman defending her younger brother during a DUI arrest also was charged with drunken driving.

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Patterson Slighted By Vikes

The Minnesota Vikings have declined the fifth-year option on receiver and kick returner Cordarrelle Patterson.

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Berrios, Twins Earn Win

Brian Dozier broke out of a slump with three hits and the Minnesota Twins snapped Dallas Keuchel's 17-game home winning streak with a 6-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday night.

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1 day ago in Local Sports

Nats Blank Royals

Gio Gonzalez and the Washington bullpen combined on a five-hitter, Ryan Zimmerman and Daniel Murphy drove in first-inning runs and the Nationals beat the Kansas City Royals 2-0 on Monday night.

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Dakota Wesleyan Continues Domination

The Dakota Wesleyan Tigers shot a final round of 331 on Monday to claim the 2015-16 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Women's Golf Championship with a four round total of 1349.

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Jackrabbit Player Honored

South Dakota State University outfielder Lauren Chirnside has been named Summit League Softball Player of the Week after helping lead the Jackrabbits to a weekend sweep of Fort Wayne in record-setting fashion.

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Vikings Sign Free Agents

The Minnesota Vikings have signed 10 undrafted free agents, including two area prospects: Minnesota defensive end Theiren Cockran and Wisconsin quarterback Joel Stave.

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Coyotes Join NFL Camps

University of South Dakota defensive lineman Drew Iddings signed a free agent contract with the Oakland Raiders while linebacker Keyen Lage accepted an invitation to attend the Kansas City Chiefs’ rookie minicamp, which starts Saturday and ends May 9.

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Vikings Invite Vikings

Running back CJ Ham (Duluth, Minnesota) and 2015 graduate and tight end, Nick Lee (Blue Earth, Minnesota), have both received invites to attend the three-day tryout which starts this Friday at Winter Park in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

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Today in entertainment history: May 3

A look back at some of the biggest headlines in Hollywood history.

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Nebraska Unicameral Approves Infrastructure Bank

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts hopes the 600-mile expressway system can be completed now that the Unicameral has approved creation of the state infrastructure bank.

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Branstad Gives Positive Review of 2016

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad delivered a mostly-positive review of the 2016 legislative session this morning (Monday)

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South Dakota Hits Jackpot in Gambling Addiction

The personal finance website “Wallet Hub” released an in-depth report on the most gambling-addicted states.

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Too much ice in your Starbucks?

A federal lawsuit claims Starbucks regularly overfills its cold drinks with ice instead of using the advertised amount of coffee or other liquid in its plastic cups.

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2 days ago in Local

Map The Meal Gap 2016 Details Hunger in South Dakota

Feeding South Dakota has released the “Map the Meal Gap 2016,” an annual study completed by Feeding America.

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State of SD May Face ADA Violations

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The US Justice Department has notified the State of South Dakota of possible violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act due to lack of community services.

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New SDSU President on a Learning Curve

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The incoming President of South Dakota State University has plenty of home work.

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Nebraska Game and Parks Commission Implements Pheasant Management Plan

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The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is adopting a comprehensive pheasant management plan

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Arson Week in Iowa Kicks Off

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This is "Arson Awareness Week" in Iowa.

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Nebraska Republicans Finally Have a Say

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Nebraska Republicans get their chance to weigh in on the presidential race a week from today (TUE)