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‘Hunger Games’ leads Thanksgiving pack, ‘Creed’ scores

Moviegoers said goodbye to Katniss Everdeen and welcomed back Rocky Balboa, a series of farewells and reunions that powered Thanksgiving box office receipts above last year's holiday.


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Senators call for 20,000 troops in Syria and Iraq

Two senior U.S. senators called for Washington to nearly triple military force levels in Iraq to 10,000 and send an equal number of troops to Syria as part of a multinational ground force to counter Islamic State in both countries.


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World leaders launch bid for climate breakthrough in Paris

More than 150 world leaders arrived at United Nations climate change talks in Paris armed with promises and accompanied by high expectations as they look to hold back the Earth's rising temperatures.


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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Nov. 30

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


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Holiday parodies of the year’s biggest hits

From "Bad Blood" and "Watch Me," to "Uptown Funk," here are the year's hottest songs made fit for the holidays.


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Vikings Take Division Lead

Adrian Peterson ran for 158 yards and a pair of touchdowns, Matt Ryan threw two more interceptions, and the Minnesota Vikings beat the slumping Atlanta Falcons 20-10 on Sunday.


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Cyclones Find New Coach

Matt Campbell, who brings a championship pedigree as both a player and coach, is the new head football coach at Iowa State University.

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Morningside Advances

Morningside is headed to the NAIA Football Championship Series Semifinals for the fourth year in a row after the top ranked Mustangs crushed No. 8 Tabor 51-6 in Saturday's quarterfinal round.

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Coyotes Win On Road

Shy McClelland scored 18 points and South Dakota made its last seven shots to defeat Eastern Washington 77-71 on Sunday.


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Clippers Clip Timberwolves

Blake Griffin scored 12 of his 26 points in the final 6:32, grabbed eight rebounds and dished out seven assists to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to a 107-99 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday.


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Jacks Lose Playoff Outing

South Dakota State’s second-half comeback bid came up short in the first round of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs Saturday afternoon, falling 24-17 at Montana.

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Coyote Football Game Cancelled

University of California, Berkeley has cancelled its Sept. 3, 2016 season-opening game with University of South Dakota.


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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 30

A look at the Hollywood headlines of years past.

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A Dialysis Center Opens at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton.

A new outpatient dialysis center has opened at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton.


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SD Businesses Watching Ballot Issues

There will be eleven ballot issues for South Dakota voters to consider in next November’s election.

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Facade Improvement Program Approved for Downtown Yankton

The Yankton City Commission approved a façade improvement program for the downtown business area at their last meeting.

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Alzheimer’s Cost to Climb in Iowa

A new report projects the expense to Medicaid for people afflicted with Alzheimer’s disease in Iowa and nationwide will increase dramatically over the next decade.


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Anne Hathaway expecting first child

The Oscar winner is expecting her first child, according to reports.


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Jack White launches new Third Man Records store in Detroit

Rocker Jack White has launched his first Third Man Records venture in his native Detroit.


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Trump drops 12 points in poll: Reuters/Ipsos

Donald Trump's support among Republicans has dropped 12 points in less than a week according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.

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Health Care Facilities Put Up Help Wanted Sign

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Health care facilities across the state are among employers not able to find all the workers they need.

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Iowa Farm Land Still Selling High


Despite low agricultural commodity prices, Iowa farmland still seems to be in high demand -- with buyers willing to pay near-record prices.

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Two Killed in Wrong Way Collision on Highway 50

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The Yankton County Sheriff’s office says two people were killed in a head on collision on Highway 50, about five miles east of Yankton.

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SD Counties Look to 2016 Legislature for Financial Help

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While education funding and teacher pay have gotten most of the attention, counties will also be standing in line when the 2016 session of the South Dakota legislature opens in January.

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SD Board of Regents to Consider Alcohol on Campus Policy


The South Dakota Board of Regents will consider a report at their meeting this week that could lead to allowing some use of alcohol on the six state university campuses.