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Poll: NFL sponsors should sever ties over scandals

More than half of Americans say brands should drop sponsorship deals with the NFL over its handling of players accused of domestic violence.

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Biotech Official Pleased With General Mills GMO Support

97 Percent of General Mills shareholders have shot down a proposal that would have forced the company to remove genetically…

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South Dakota Tops For Vaccinations

New information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows South Dakota as one of the top states for flu vaccinations.

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Cooperative Official Says Watch Power Lines During Harvest

This week is National Farm Safety and Health Week and with farmers out harvesting, often times power lines and large…

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EB5 Hearing Held

Legislators on the Government Operations and Audit Committee went through piles of questions and responses in an effort to find out more about the EB-5 visa program in South Dakota.

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ASI Executive To Speak To South Dakota Sheep Association

American Sheep Industry Association Executive Director Peter Orwick headlines speakers addressing South Dakota Sheep Grower members at their convention this…

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North Dakota Hosting Southeast Asian Soybean Trade Group

Soybean buyers and processors from five southeast Asian countries are in North Dakota this week meeting with farmers and learning…

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A dog with a job

KLM Airlines uses four paws to reunite lost-and-found items with passengers at the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.

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Pork Chef Winner Named In Contest In Rapid City

A winner was named Sunday in the third annual South Dakota Pork Producers Council Taste of Elegance competition in Rapid…

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Ballmer prizes Clippers, a team tested by adversity

The new owner of the L.A. Clippers says the team and its fans are stronger after going through a nasty public fight over racism.

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Islamist fighters advance in Syria despite U.S. strikes

U.S. and coalition planes pounded Islamic State positions again, but the strikes did not halt the fighters' advance in a Kurdish area.

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Catherine Zeta-Jones & Michael Douglas have the same birthday

PHOTOS: The Hollywood couple share a birthday - September 25 - but they were born 25 years apart. Here's 25 of our favorite pics to celebrate.

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Hughes In Record Performance

Phil Hughes set a single-season major league record for strikeout-to-walk ratio, pitching eight strong innings for the Minnesota Twins in a 2-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on a wet Wednesday afternoon.

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Season Ends For Plouffe

Minnesota Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe's season has ended a few days early, because of a broken left forearm.

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Royals Lose Ground

Yan Gomes hit a three-run homer and the Cleveland Indians stayed in the AL wild-card chase for at least one more day with a 6-4 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.

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Cassel Done For Year

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel is out for the season with broken bones in his left foot.

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UNO Adds To Hall

A class of two men and two women will be inducted into the Nebraska-Omaha Athletics Hall of Fame next month.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 25

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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The City of Yankton’s Sales Taxes Have Turned Around

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After some errors by the state revenue department, the sales taxes for Yankton are looking much better.

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Wanted: Marina Operator

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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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Transportation Bill Is Short Term Fix

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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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District 40 Candidates Debate

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

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Raise For Social Security Recipients

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