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Greenhouse Gasses Drop In Iowa

The Department of Natural Resources “2013 Iowa Greenhouse Gas Inventory Report” shows a decrease in greenhouse gas emissions for the second straight year.

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Detroit feels robbed by officials in loss to Dallas

The Lions were left feeling robbed after officials reversed a pass interference call that set the stage for the Cowboys' wildcard win.

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Standup desks coax office workers back on their feet

Advocates of workplace wellness hope 2015 will be the year that standup desks will reconfigure the modern cubicle.

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Climatologist Warns Farmers On Climate Change

A new report on climate change offers a warning for farmers across the Midwest to prepare for significant weather-related challenges in the years ahead.

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Free delivery creates holiday boon for consumers

For top retailers, free delivery is now the norm. That is good news for shoppers, but not so much for investors.

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Department Failed To Use Federal Money

State Auditor Mike Foley says the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services has failed to use all of the federal dollars available to the state.

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Republicans look to challenge Obama on energy, Cuba

Republicans take full control of the Congress this week.

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Senator Blames Governor For Corrections Mess

A state senator says Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman cannot escape responsibility for the prison miscalculation scandal.

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At med school, ‘Seinfeld’ about more than nothing

"Seinfeld" may have been a show about nothing, but a psychiatry professor is using it for much more than that.

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Girl’s remarkable survival after fatal plane crash

A seven-year-old walked through dark woods for help after surviving a plane crash that killed her family.

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Gas station FAIL

This person wins an award for persistence, but misses the mark on critical thinking.

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Longtime ESPN sportscaster Stuart Scott dies at 49

The longtime sportscaster known for catchphases that became part of the lexicon of sports, has died of cancer.

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Jacks Start Summit 0-2

South Dakota State trailed by as many as 21 points on Sunday against North Dakota State, but the Jackrabbits fought back to cut that lead to one point with less than a minute to play, only to see the comeback come up short in a 72-69 loss.

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Coyotes Earn Road Win

South Dakota used a 22-2 run in the second half to flip the script on Denver and held on late for a 74-69 victory Sunday at Magness Arena.

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Bison Surprise SDSU Women

.--The South Dakota State women’s basketball team had two chances in the game’s final seconds to take the lead but the shots would not fall and the Jackrabbits suffered an 83-78 loss to North Dakota State Sunday.

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Iowa Women Top Rutgers

Melissa Dixon scored 21 points, hitting six 3-pointers to give her the school record, leading No. 20 Iowa to a 79-72 win over 16th-ranked Rutgers on Sunday.

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Royals Add Pitcher

The Royals have signed veteran right-hander Ryan Madson to a minor league contract that includes an invitation to spring training.

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Today in entertainment history: Jan. 5

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

FILE- This is a 1967 handout image from Parlophone of The British group, The Beatles,. From left, are: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney; and George Harrison. The woman who as a child was the basis for the Beatles song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" is gravely ill. It was thought by many at the time that the psychedelic song from Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart Club Band was a paean to LSD because of the initials in the title, but it was actually based on a drawing that John Lennon's young son Julian brought home from school. He told his father the drawing was of Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Lucy Vodden, now living in Surrey just outside of London _ drifted apart after schoolyard days, but they have gotten back in touch as Lennon has tried to help Vodden cope with Lupus, a life-threatening disease.

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This weekend in entertainment history

A look back on the headlines that went down in Hollywood history.

Actress Selena Gomez poses during the 2014 March of Dimes Celebration of Babies at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

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Selena Gomez deletes mosque snap after controversy

Selena Gomez has tweeted and deleted a photograph of herself baring her ankle during a visit to a mosque in the United Arab Emirates.

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Lots Of Lobbying On Gas Tax Proposal

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One Iowa State Senator says the lobbying has been intense as the legislature prepares to take up a proposal to increase the state gas tax.

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Sioux Falls Flood Map Discussed

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South Dakota’s Congressional delegation met with the Federal Emergency Management Agency this week to talk about new flood maps for the City of Sioux Falls.

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More Money Requested For Higher Education

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South Dakota legislators will again be asked to provide higher funding levels for the higher education system.

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Gas Tax Increase Could Be Costly

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The leader of a group created nearly four decades ago to lobby for a smaller state government and reduced taxes say Iowa legislators will pay a price in 2016 if they support a gas tax increase in 2015.

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Motorcycle Wrecks Increase With Warmer Weather

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The recent warm weather has allowed Nebraska motorcyclists to go on some rare January rides but with more two-wheelers on the roads, more accidents are being reported, some of them fatal.