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Two Choices For Peterson

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer says Adrian Peterson has two choices: He can either play for the Vikings or he cannot play at all.

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Minnesota Bids For Title Game

The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority says Minnesota has submitted its bid to host the College Football Playoff National Championship game in 2020.

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Jacks Set Schedule

South Dakota State head coach Lang Wedemeyer announced the 2015 women's soccer schedule Wednesday.

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Today in entertainment history: May 28

A look at the news that made Hollywood headlines in years past.

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Tracy Morgan settles suit with Walmart over fatal crash

The "SNL" star sued the retail giant over a semi crash that killed one man and left Morgan and two friends seriously injured.

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Baby goat doesn’t care about dog’s nap

Keep on keepin' on, goat. We like your style.

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LiLo is (finally) finishing her community service

The "Mean Girls" star had to log 125 hours before May 28 after a judge rejected her previous effort.

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Minnesota Budget Still Under Construction

State budget negotiations resumed at Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton's residence yesterday afternoon.

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Death Penalty Showdown in Nebraska

Governor Pete Ricketts has vetoed legislation passed by the Unicameral that would repeal the death penalty.

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Bill to Allow Packer Ownership of Livestock Advances

Meat packers would be able to own hogs and contract with Nebraska producers under a bill advancing in the Unicameral.

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Service Honors Fallen Omaha Officer

Funeral services for Omaha Police officer Kerrie Orozco, who was killed in the line of duty, were held Tuesday.

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Bob Barker is a boss at retirement

The former "Price is Right" host and avid animal lover says he is a "complete success" at retirement, and is enjoying his free time.

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Soccer rocked as top FIFA officials arrested in U.S. corruption probe

Seven of the most powerful figures in soccer face extradition to the U.S. after their arrest in Switzerland, where authorities also announced a criminal investigation into the awarding of the next two World Cups.

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Storm death toll rises as Houston remains underwater

Torrential rains and flooding have turned streets into rivers, killing more than a dozen people and destroying hundreds of homes.

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Ford recalls nearly a half-million vehicles

Ford has recalled several models, including the Mustang and Taurus, for a power steering problem.

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Want something sold? Get Liam Neeson to pitch it

The "Taken" star has edged out fellow Irish actor Pierce Brosnan to be named the most effective celebrity pitchman.

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GPS leads alleged drunken drivers straight to police station

A couple driving to a hotel in suburban Philly ended up with a place to stay for the night, though it's not where they were headed.

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Producers React to Walmart Production Guidelines

Walmart is urging U.S. suppliers to curb the use of antibiotics and improve treatment of livestock. They’re asking meat producers,…

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Ethanol Industry Looking at Japan Export Market

Representatives of Growth Energy, the Renewable Fuel Association and the U.S. Grains Council were in Tokyo last week trying to…

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‘The Shining’ cast reunites for 35th anniversary

Members of the cast and crew of classic horror film "The Shining" came together to commemorate the 35th anniversary of its release.

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Plenty of Jobs in Agriculture

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A report recently released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows there are plenty of jobs in ag-related fields.

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Nebraska Attorney General Questions Death Penalty Repeal

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Attorney General Doug Peterson is raising questions about the legality of a section of the death penalty repeal law passed by the legislature.

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Crash Rates Highest for Teens

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A new study finds almost two-thirds of people injured or killed in crashes involving a teen driver are people -other- than the teen behind the wheel.

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Nebraska Lawmakers Override Governor Again

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State legislators have overriden Governor Pete Ricketts again to pave the way for youth brought into the country illegally to apply for Nebraska driver's licenses.

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Minnesota Groups Supports Waters of the US Rule

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A final rule to clarify which water bodies fall under regulations of the Clean Water Act has been released by the EPA.