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in Entertainment

Christian Bale to play Steve Jobs in new biopic

The "Dark Knight" star will portray the late Apple Computer co-founder.

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in National

Evenflo recalls infant seats to fix sticky buckles

More than 200,000 rear-facing car seats are being recalled.

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

in Weird

Man laid to rest in fireworks funeral

A Missouri man will bid farewell to his father by having his cremated remains mixed with fireworks and launched into the sky.

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in Entertainment, Viral Videos

Zack Galifianakis interviews Brad Pitt on ‘Between Two Ferns’

The comic gets in some good digs at the "Fury" star in this hilariously awkward interview that's crashed by Louis C.K.

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in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Oct. 24.

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in Sports

Lincecum iffy for rest of Series

Giants right-hander Tim Lincecum was sent for an MRI of his back to determine whether he can remain on the active roster.

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in Entertainment

‘Breaking Bad’ star: ‘Florida mom messed it up for everyone’

"Breaking Bad" star Aaron Paul has blasted bosses at Toys 'R' Us, and started his own petition to get the action figures back on store shelves.

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in Local

Wanted: Marina Operator

The current lease for the operation of the marina at the Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area is set to expire at the end of this year, and the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks is looking for someone interested in taking over.

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in National, World

U.S.: Ground offensive against ISIS months away in Iraq

Iraqi forces are months away from being able to start a sustained ground offensive against the Islamic State.

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in Local

Transportation Bill Is Short Term Fix

Before adjourning earlier this month, Congress passed another short term transportation bill. That bill continues the bulk of funding for highway construction projects across the country, but only until next spring.

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in National

Senator wants Internet companies to shun ‘fast lanes’

U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy pressed Internet providers to not strike deals that may help some websites load faster than others.

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in Local

District 40 Candidates Debate

The two candidates for the District 40 Senate seat in the Nebraska Unicameral debated this week in Hartington.

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in Sports

Royals outfielders cram for ‘quirky’ AT&T test

The irresistible talents of the Royals' outfielders may be tested by the inscrutable elements of San Francisco's quirky right field.

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in Local

Raise For Social Security Recipients

Folks on Social Security will see a one point seven percent increase in their benefits starting on January first.

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in Sports

Lakers’ Nash out for season with back injury

The latest setback suggests the two-time NBA Most Valuable Player may have played his final game.

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in Sports

Manning adds to touchdown record as Broncos beat Chargers

Denver QB Peyton Manning added three more touchdowns to his career record as the Broncos beat San Diego.

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in National, World

U.S. weighs passport, border changes in wake of Ottawa attack

U.S. officials are debating whether to tighten controls on the border with Canada following two attacks this week.

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in Agriculture

Iowa Premium Beef Holds Ribbon Cutting In Tama, Iowa

Thursday Iowa Premium Beef held the ribbon cutting for its Tama processing plant. Private investment of $40 million has been…

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in National

Doctor with Ebola in NY hospital after return from Guinea

A doctor who worked in West Africa is the fourth person diagnosed with the virus in the U.S. and the first in its largest city.

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in Agriculture

RFA Officials Tout DDG’s At Export Exchange Meeting

Close to 500 people, half of them international buyers of coarse grains attended this week’s Export Exchange in Seattle, Washington.…

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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.

in Local

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.