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Boy, 5, to be tested for Ebola

A boy who arrived from Guinea will be tested for Ebola in New York, while a nurse held in quarantine will be allowed to go home.

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in Weird

You won’t believe where $70K was stashed

Officials say they arrested a woman carrying more than $70,000 in her stomach.

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in Sports

South African prosecutors appeal Pistorius sentence

The state will appeal the five-year jail sentence handed down last week.

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in Music, Sports, Viral Videos

Aaron Lewis apologizes for National Anthem screw up

WATCH: The country star stumbles over the "Star-Spangled Banner."

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in Weird

Robber’s remorseful return isn’t good enough

A man who robbed a gas station came back hours later to apologize and return the money, but that didn't keep him out of jail.

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in National

Obama plans executive actions to strengthen manufacturing

A series of executive actions aim to strengthen advanced manufacturing, including a $300 million investment to boost industrial competitiveness.

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in National, World

Last international forces airlifted from key base in Afghanistan

A fleet of planes and helicopters airlifted the last U.S. and British forces from a key southern province.

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in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Oct. 27.

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in Entertainment, Sports

Robin Williams’ children throw out first pitch

The "Mrs. Doubtfire" star and loyal Giants fan was remembered in a touching pre-game ceremony.

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in Entertainment

‘Welcome Back, Kotter’ star dead at 66

Marcia Strassman appeared in a number of '70s sitcoms as well as the film, "Honey, I Shrunk the Kids."

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in Sports

Bumgarner shines as Giants stride toward glory

Madison Bumgarner proved his big-game brilliance with a shutout of the Royals that put him into the Fall Classic record books.

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in Agriculture

Senators And Ag Leaders Want Intrepretive Rule Thrown Out

Senate Ag Committee Republicans including South Dakota’s John Thune are asking EPA to withdraw its so called interpretive rule that…

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in Entertainment

‘Ouija’ spells success at the box office

The horror film inspired by the board said to contact the dead, haunted the top of movie charts, collecting $20 million.

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in Local

Nelson Travels For Workforce Ideas

Yankton City Manager Amy Nelson was on the road last week, visiting towns and businesses in northeast South Dakota to get some ideas on workforce development and housing.

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in Sports

Roethlisberger, Brady enjoy vintage performances

The Steelers snapped the Colt's five-game winning streak with a hugely entertaining 51-34 victory.

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in Local

Lawyer Shortage In Rural Areas

While the lack of medical care in many rural areas of South Dakota is seen as a roadblock for development, there is also an evolving shortage of lawyers.

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in Sports

Cardinals outfielder Taveras dies in car crash

Oscar Taveras, considered one of baseball's brightest prospects, was killed in a car crash in the Dominican Republic on Sunday.

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in Local

Workforce Development A Focus

Workforce development was a big topic in this year’s South Dakota legislature, and the focus of a number of summit meetings held around the state this summer.

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in Agriculture

Citizens Group Files Lawsuit Against EPA

Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics has filed a lawsuit against the EPA because the agency failed to produce communication records…

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in Viral Videos

Jim Carrey’s ‘Matthew McConaughey’ Lincoln ads

We've all seen the "Dallas Buyer's Club" star's bizarre car commercials - here is Jim Carrey's take on them!

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in Local

Democrats Trying To Improve Performance

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Democratic activists from across the state are coming together in an effort to better prepare future candidates for election success.

in Local

Yankton Sales Tax Trend Positive

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The positive sales tax trend for the City of Yankton is continuing.

in Local

Rounds Looking Forward To January

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South Dakota Senator-elect Mike Rounds says he is glad the campaign is over, and he is looking forward to January in Washington.

in Local

Noem Opposes President’s Immigration Order

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President Obama told the American people that the time to change the nation's immigration system is now, and he's taking action to make that happen.

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Gas Tax Increase Possible In Iowa

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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says he's open to considering all options that might boost the amount of money available to fix Iowa's roads and bridges.