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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Thursday, May 14.

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Watch Eddie Vedder sing ‘Take Me Out to the Ball Game’

The Pearl Jam frontman entertained fans during the 7th-inning stretch at Wrigley Field.

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Mayweather/Pacquiao knocks out PPV record

Millions of people shelled out lots of cash to see the fight.

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Prosecutor calls Boston bomber ‘terrorist,’ urges death

The jury will determine whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev deserves to be sentenced to death or to life in prison for each of the 17 capital counts of which he was convicted.

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Deflategate investigator defends work

The lawyer who investigated the New England Patriots insists he found direct evidence to show quarterback Tom Brady knew team employees were deflating footballs.

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California golf courses tee up water-saving measures

The average 18-hole golf course in California conservatively uses almost 90 million gallons of water a year -- enough to fill about 136 Olympic-size swimming pools.

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Capitals vs. Rangers: It all comes down to game 7

The Capitals take on the Rangers in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Second Round at Madison Square Garden tonight.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, May 13.

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Olympic gold medalist Amy Van Dyken standing again after quad crash

The six-time gold medalist is inspiring others with her journey on the road to recovery after severing her spine last year.

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NFL suspends Brady, hits Patriots hard for ‘DeflateGate’

The New England Patriots face a $1 million fine, the four-game suspension of their star quarterback, and the loss of draft picks.

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MLB pumps up ball security after ‘DeflateGate’

Major League Baseball says it has placed increased security around those who handle game balls.

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NHL playoff preview: Canadiens vs. Lightning

Montreal takes on Tampa Bay tonight for game six.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, May 12.

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You can study ‘Deflategate’ in college

A sports law professor has crafted the four-credit class for the fall term.

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Boston bomber: ‘No one’ should suffer as his victims

Closing arguments are set for Wednesday. Jurors will then decide whether to sentence convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death or to life in prison.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Monday, May 11.

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Nadal drops out top 5 for first time in 10 years

After a handful of losses, the 28-year-old has dropped to seventh in the ATP rankings.

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WATCH: LeBron James’ playoff buzzer beater from all angles

The game winning shot in the final second tied up the series 2-2.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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Yankton Sales Tax Continues Up

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Sales tax in Yankton continue their strong growth trend.

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South Dakota Public Utilities Commission To Hold Public Comment

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The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission is gathering public comment preceding the formal hearings for Northwestern Energy’s rate hike case.

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South Dakota Senator Critical of Presidential Approach to ISIS

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South Dakota Senator John Thune has been critical of the approach of the Obama Administration to the threat from ISIS.

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South Dakota Board of Regents Names New Executive Director

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The South Dakota Board of Regents has named Michael Rush as their next Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer.

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Iowa Lawmakers Work Ahead of Holiday

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Iowa lawmakers got an extra early start to this Memorial Day weekend.