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A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

in Lifestyle

Forget 2-day shipping, Amazon launches 1-hour delivery

You won't get your deliveries in a New York minute, but you might be able to get them in a Manhattan hour.

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in Viral Videos

WATCH: Airman ‘Santa’ surprises 6-year-old son at storytime

Aaron Williams was sad that his dad, stationed in South Korea, wouldn't be stateside for the holidays ... but a little Christmas magic gave him a gift he'll never forget.

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in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here are some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Dec. 19.

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in Sports, Weird

Boy sends $1 allowance to help save UAB football

A 5-year-old boy hoping to save the UAB football program has donated his allowance and a handwritten note.

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in Music

Frank Sinatra app offers indepth look at singer’s life

The downloadable app comes as fans prepare to celebrate Ol' Blue Eyes' 100th birthday at the end of 2015.

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in Sports

Rondo traded to Mavericks

The Dallas Mavericks landed point guard Rajon Rondo in a trade with the Boston Celtics.

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in Sports

Long Todman run helps Jaguars take down Titans

Jordan Todman produced a 62-yard touchdown run to help Jacksonville beat Tennessee.

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Boxing champ Ernie Terrell dead at 75

The former heavyweight boxer, who famously defeated by Muhammad Ali, has died.

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in Local

Cold January Expected

NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center has released the January weather outlook.

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in Local

Johnson Closes South Dakota Offices

It is another good bye, as the state offices of South Dakota Senator Tim Johnson will officially close today.

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in Agriculture

Wind Official Wants Long Term Policy Fix

Utah Senator Orrin Hatch who takes over as Finance Committee chairman early next year plans to take up and pass…

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in Local

Rounds To Wait And See On Cuba Deal

South Dakota Senator-elect Mike Rounds says he will wait and see how relations change between the United States and Cuba.

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in Local

Cuba Relations Not A Partisan Issue

An Iowa State University political science professor says President Barrack Obama's announcement that he is easing economic and diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba won't fit under the normal formula of politics.

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in Lifestyle

American Kennel Club adds 4 new dog breeds

The AKC now recognizes 184 breeds of dogs.

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in Local

Nebraskans Will Be Able To Get Veterans Plates

Nebraska veterans will be able to receive special military honor license plates beginning next year.

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in National

U.S. plans to rate colleges on affordability, performance

The White House released a draft of its plan to tie federal aid to performance as a way to coax institutions to improve.

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in Entertainment

Forget politics, Sony calls ‘The Interview’ ‘desperately unfunny’

Leaked emails show some Sony execs thought the $44 million comedy would have been a "flop."

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in Local

Heineman Accuses Committee Of Rewriting History

Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says a special legislative committee investigating prison sentence miscalculations is trying to rewrite history.

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in Agriculture

US Wheat Associates Excited About Cuba Opening

U.S. Wheat officials say President Obama’s executive order easing trade restrictions with Cuba has great potential for growing the Hard…

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in Entertainment

Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Hart honored by ‘People’

The first-ever awards show honored the year's best in entertainment.

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Education To Be Legislative Session

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There will be a number of education related issues in the 2015 session of the South Dakota legislature, and not all are related to funding.

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Corrections On Nebraska Senate Agenda

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The next session of the Nebraska Unicameral will be asked to help clean up continuing issues in the state Department of Corrections.

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Legislators Prepare For Session

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South Dakota legislators are making preparations for what could be a fully packed legislative session starting next month.

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Use Tax Due

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The Christmas shopping season will soon wind down, and with lots of shopping done online, the South Dakota Department of Revenue is reminding residents that a ‘use tax’ may be due on purchases made on the internet.

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Donated Toys To Be Distributed

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Feeding South Dakota has teamed up with Good 360 to handle a truckload of toys that has been donated by a manufacturer.