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Manafort offered to give Russian billionaire 'private briefings' on 2016 campaign
Finnish president visiting Minnesota this week
Aeronautics panel looks at six projects
September storm smacks Salem
Enrollment up slightly at South Dakota public universities
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Bradford remains game-time decision for non-contact knee injury
Bronx bombed: Gregorius, Judge propel Yankees to sweep of Twins
Division II player dies from in-game injury
Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
Area high school volleyball roundup: Cougars topple Black Panthers
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
WOSTER: Only one sound like Garth
OUR VIEW: The future of journalism
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
September 18, 2017
U.S. to send over 3,000 troops to Afghanistan
WASHINGTONDefense Secretary James Mattis at the commissioning ceremony for the USS Gerald R. Ford at Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia, July...
September 18, 2017 - 3:07pm
U.S. jets drop live bombs in a new, massive show of force aimed at North Korea
The Pentagon deployed a formation of 14 bombers and fighters over the Korean Peninsula on Sunday that also included South Korean and Japanese...
September 18, 2017 - 12:26pm
September 12, 2017
Hero Dogs program enlists pups to help those who served
A new school year is starting. No, not yours. We're talking about the newest class in the Hero Dogs training program. These special pups were...
September 12, 2017 - 12:52pm
September 6, 2017
US military preparations for Hurricane Irma now include four Navy ships and thousands of troops
The U.S. military began preparing in earnest for Hurricane Irma on Wednesday, Sept. 6, readying four Navy ships for potential disaster relief...
September 6, 2017 - 12:39pm
August 31, 2017
Pentagon admits thousands more troops in Afghanistan than previously reported
After months of providing misleading information on the actual number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan, the Defense Department said Wednesday there...
August 31, 2017 - 12:42pm
August 25, 2017
Trump directs Pentagon to implement ban on transgender service members, bans sex-reassignment surgery
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Friday directed the Pentagon to ban the recruitment of openly transgender people, but is leaving it to...
August 25, 2017 - 8:19pm
August 21, 2017
North Korea tirade reignites missile threat against Guam
SEOUL - The Trump administration should be "keeping its eyes and ears open from now on," North Korea has warned in an incendiary new video that...
August 21, 2017 - 10:06am
August 20, 2017
Navy begins probe into collision of U.S. destroyer in Southeast Asia, 10 sailors missing, 5 injured
SEOUL — A U.S. Navy investigation is now underway into how the USS John S. McCain collided with an oil tanker three times its size off the...
August 20, 2017 - 8:51pm
August 18, 2017
ROUNDS: Standing strong against foreign aggression
Today, as threats to the United States continue to grow across the globe, it is important to remind ourselves that we remain the strongest, most...
August 18, 2017 - 10:00am
July 27, 2017
No changes to military's transgender policy yet, top U.S. general says
WASHINGTON - The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Marine General Joseph Dunford, said in a written message on Thursday to military leaders...
July 27, 2017 - 10:35am
July 26, 2017
Here's how many trans people serve in the U.S. military
President Donald Trump's claim that the U.S. military "cannot be burdened with the tremendous medical costs" of transgender service members contradicts...
July 26, 2017 - 3:11pm
Trump bans transgender people from military service; critics call it 'raw prejudice'
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would not permit transgender people to serve in the U.S. military, citing "tremendous...
July 26, 2017 - 10:18am
July 14, 2017
Pentagon says head of Islamic State in Afghanistan killed
WASHINGTON - The head of Islamic State in Afghanistan, Abu Sayed, was killed in a strike on the group's headquarters in Kunar province earlier this week, the Pentagon said on Friday, July 14. Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said in a statement that other members of the Islamic State...
July 14, 2017 - 3:27pm
Amelia Earhart reality check: The Japanese helped the U.S. look for the famed aviator
On July 5, 1937, as the United States was searching the Pacific Ocean for Amelia Earhart's missing airplane, the State Department got a phone...
July 14, 2017 - 8:45am
July 9, 2017
Loss, service, patriotism, resistance: Veterans' tattoos speak loudly
SEATTLE — The American flag, when borne on the shoulder patch of an active-duty soldier, is supposed to be reversed, says Timothy Mangolds....
July 9, 2017 - 7:00am