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NBA’s Taylor pleads guilty in domestic assault

Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic assault.

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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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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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Spurs edge Mavs to open title defense

The San Antonio Spurs raised their championship banner, then elevated their game when it mattered.

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‘Mr. Hockey’ Gordy Howe suffers stroke

Howe, a 23-time All-Star who led Detroit to four Stanley Cup championships, retired in 1980.

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Royals force deciding game 7

The Kansas City Royals woke from their hitting slumber to rout the San Francisco Giants 10-0.

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Fantasy football facts to make you think

WATCH: Here are 11 little known facts about fantasy football.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Oct. 28.

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NBA welcomes more international players than ever

A record 101 international players from 37 countries and territories are on opening night rosters.

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McCoy leads Redskins past Cowboys in OT

Replacement QB Colt McCoy overcame a limping Tony Romo to lift the Washington Redskins to a 20-17 overtime victory.

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Royals return home for last shot at fairytale ending

The World Series heads back to Kansas City tonight and the Royals hope that familiarity will revive their Cinderella story.

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Former NBA star Mookie Blaylock sentenced in vehicular homicide

Mookie Blaylock will spend seven years in prison for killing a woman in a head-on traffic crash last year.

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The only guy who could make The Rock look small

Former WWE star-turned-actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson met what is most likely the only person on the planet that could make him look tiny.

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South African prosecutors appeal Pistorius sentence

The state will appeal the five-year jail sentence handed down last week.

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Aaron Lewis apologizes for National Anthem screw up

WATCH: The country star stumbles over the "Star-Spangled Banner."

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Oct. 27.

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Robin Williams’ children throw out first pitch

The "Mrs. Doubtfire" star and loyal Giants fan was remembered in a touching pre-game ceremony.

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Bumgarner shines as Giants stride toward glory

Madison Bumgarner proved his big-game brilliance with a shutout of the Royals that put him into the Fall Classic record books.

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Roethlisberger, Brady enjoy vintage performances

The Steelers snapped the Colt's five-game winning streak with a hugely entertaining 51-34 victory.

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Cardinals outfielder Taveras dies in car crash

Oscar Taveras, considered one of baseball's brightest prospects, was killed in a car crash in the Dominican Republic on Sunday.

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Water Management Policy is the Focus in Pierre Today

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The Regional Watershed Advisory Task Force of the South Dakota legislature is meeting to discuss water management policy.

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Prison Delays May Cause Legal Action

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Iowa’s top prison official says legal action is likely against the designers blamed for months of delays in opening a new state prison.

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Officials Say Power Transmission Line Would be Good For Nebraska

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Officials say the high-voltage electrical transmission line that's proposed to cut through 220 miles of Nebraska's Sand Hills region is designed to have a positive impact on the entire state's power infrastructure.

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Ricketts To Offer Fresh Perspective On Corrections

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Governor-elect Pete Ricketts promises to bring a fresh perspective to the prison problem in Nebraska.

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Rail Board Busy

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With one major rail construction project on the board and several more possibilities, the South Dakota State Rail Board has become quite active.