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Bumgarner rides to the rescue for World Series win

The Giants won their eighth World Series title and the third in five seasons.

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Royals Bummed Out

Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief and the San Francisco Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Wednesday night in Game 7 of the World Series for their third championship in five seasons.

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SDSU Hosts Basketball Twinbill

Basketball returns to Frost Arena Thursday night with an exhibition doubleheader featuring the South Dakota State men's and women's teams against South Dakota Tech.

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Timberwolves Drop Opener

Marc Gasol scored a career-high 32 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 105-101 on Wednesday night for the franchise's first victory in a season opener since 2000.

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Iowa Playoffs Underway

Iowa prep football playoff action began Wednesday night in all classes.

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Vikings Could See RG3

Robert Griffin III's practice status has been upgraded, but it's still not certain when he will make his first start in his return from an ankle injury.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 30

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

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Troops on Ebola mission face quarantine-like monitoring

All U.S. troops returning from the Ebola relief mission in West Africa face a strict, 21-day monitoring period.

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Phil Collins honored by Alamo Museum

A new museum in Texas will be named after Phil Collins to thank him for donating his multi-million dollar trove of artifacts.

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Use your smartphone to ‘think outside the bun’

Taco Bell debuted a mobile app that allows customers to order, customize their food, and pay from their phones.

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Pete Townshend ‘hates’ The Who

The rocker confessed that he hates his band and isn't looking forward to his upcoming farewell tour.

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Exhibit on Paul Simon’s life to debut at Rock Hall

The exhibit will showcase more than 80 artifacts, including Simon's first acoustic guitar, and handwritten lyrics for "The Boxer."

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in Weird

A zebra walks into a bank …

A man named Bart Augustus allegedly robbed a bank and his name isn't the only thing that's unique.

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Ford, Chrysler recall vehicles over fire hazards

The Ford Edge, Lincoln MKX, Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango models are among those being recalled.

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Feds sue AT&T, say it misled smartphone customers

AT&T allegedly didn't tell customers it would reduce speeds if they went over a certain amount of data use in a billing cycle.

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in Weird

Man busted for illegal ‘potato chips’

Police say they found a kilo of cocaine hidden inside a man's snack bag.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

In addition to the Royals forcing a game 7 in the World Series, here is a look at the other…

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Road Projects Near Completion

Several highway projects will be wrapping up on Highways 81 and 12 in northeast Nebraska.

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Heineman: Corrections Problems Can Be Fixed

Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman is confident the problems that have been rolling through the Department of Corrections can be fixed.

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Sioux Falls Teacher Wins Award

The Milken Educator Award has been described as the Oscar of teaching and rewards teachers across the nation with $25,000 for their outstanding educational talent.

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District 17 Candidates Discuss Workforce Development

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As several industries in communities throughout the state struggle to fill skilled positions, workforce development has gained increased attention in…

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Electoral College An Issue In Senate Race

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A bill that did not pass in this year’s Nebraska legislative session is an issue in the District 40 Senate race.

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District 16 Senate Candidates Spar

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There is a spirited race for the District 16 Senate seat in southeast South Dakota.

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Gant Predicts Low Voter Turnout

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Despite all the noise surrounding the four way Senate race in South Dakota, voters don’t appear to be all that enthusiastic, at least not yet.

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Guardrails To Stay For Now

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The Iowa Department of Transportation is not planning to pull out special ends put on guardrails that are the focus of a Texas lawsuit until they get more information from federal transportation officials.