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Trump administration halts study that was using fetal tissue to find 'cure for HIV'
Recruitment war sets up battle for the sexes
Russians interacted with at least 14 Trump associates during the campaign and transition
After the deadly Camp Fire, a dog waited for his owners to return. They've finally been reunited.
Comey defends FBI and himself in interview with House panels
Tesla may consider buying idle GM plants
US economy adds 155,000 jobs in November, below expectations; unemployment, 3.7 percent
Cupkie Christmas Village is a true holiday experience!
FFA state champions crowned in leadership development events
Smithfield Foods fined over $53K for water quality violations
place a business brief
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
Report details efforts to rescue mother fatally pinned by hay bale
4 things to avoid co-op financial woes: Boards can learn from Ashby, Minn., scandal
Wheeler dealer: Young grain merchant suddenly owes $5M
Field of drains: Record-setting flood year raising interest in tile
Area wrestling roundup: Howard wins home invitational
Area basketball roundup: Menno girls upset No. 4 TDA
MHS gymnasts place second at Aberdeen Central Invitational
With Boudreau concerned, Wild look to pick up pieces of their shattered game
VIDEO: SDSU's Johnston talks Macy Miller closing in on all-time scoring record
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Joseph Philip Wagner
Don F. Garvis
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
LETTER: Let's really look at evolution
Swift: Saving 'Niece-mas' by getting with the program
OPINION: A special day for the Corn Palace
Bursack: People with dementia still sensitive to caregiver's body language
Examining mallards: New technology helping gather information on ducks
Optimism brings more hunters: Pheasant license sales up slightly
Side by side, veteran Minnesota wardens train rookies
Controversial South Dakota deer-hunting license system changes still a possibility
Wardens wrestle deer that crashed into Minn. basement
Charlie & Karen Prickett
Charlotte "Chuckie" Mayer
December 6, 2018
World's first honey bee vaccine seeks to save dying pollinators
A growing number of honey bees die each year due to pesticides, vanishing habitats, poor nutrition and climate change, with potentially disastrous...
December 6, 2018 - 9:46am
November 30, 2018
Near Chicago, multiple, man-made snow plumes
If you happened to glance at the Chicago radar Tuesday morning, Nov. 27, you probably saw something a bit wacky. Although no widespread weather...
November 30, 2018 - 8:45am
October 22, 2018
The eerie song of Antarctica - melting
Research published last week by the American Geophysical Union documents a chaotic, low-frequency hum across the Ross Ice Shelf - a platform...
October 22, 2018 - 12:35pm
October 13, 2018
Hurricane Michael aftermath: Death toll spikes to at least 15
Hurricane Michael is no more. The violent storm that ripped through the Southeast, leaving a trail of death and destruction from Florida to Virginia,...
October 13, 2018 - 8:38am
October 5, 2018
Plastic waste in the world's oceans could double by 2030
The International Energy Agency has a sobering warning about the health of the world's oceans. The total amount of oceanic plastic waste is likely...
October 5, 2018 - 11:37am
July 14, 2018
Now that plastic's passe, tiny Oregon shop is building the straw of tomorrow
Craig Graffius started EcoGlass Straws 12 years ago with three decades of glass-making experience and his vision for an alternative to the ubiquitous...
July 14, 2018 - 11:45am
June 22, 2018
A Girl Scout wrote to companies with a heartfelt request. As a result, they cut down on millions of plastic straws.
Last fall, the CEO of San Francisco-based Dignity Health received an email out of the blue. It was from a 16-year-old Girl Scout named Shelby...
June 22, 2018 - 11:50am
How prepared is the world for next epidemic? Tool shows most countries are not.
Public health officials and business leaders like Bill Gates have long warned that the world is not ready for the next pandemic. Now an initiative...
June 22, 2018 - 10:01am
June 20, 2018
13 bald eagles were found dead in a field. This is what killed them.
The 13 bald eagles were found lifeless on a Maryland farm more than two years ago, many with wings splayed, bodies intact, and talons clenched....
June 20, 2018 - 12:41pm
June 11, 2018
SeaWorld, Ikea and Royal Caribbean are getting rid of plastic straws and bags
Less than two weeks after a pilot whale died off Thailand with 80 plastic bags in its stomach, three major companies - SeaWorld, Ikea and Royal...
June 11, 2018 - 11:18am
June 4, 2018
Volcano erupts in Guatemala, killing at least 25, injuring dozens more, officials say
A volcano erupted in Guatemala Sunday, June 3, spewing ash and sending streams of lava into rural areas, where at least 25 people were reportedly killed, according to the Associated Press and local officials.
June 4, 2018 - 7:23am
June 1, 2018
Facing reassignment under Trump, top Yellowstone official instead retires
A highly respected National Park Service executive who engineered the reopening of the Statue of Liberty after the 2001 terrorist attacks and...
June 1, 2018 - 12:39pm
May 17, 2018
Someone, somewhere, is making a banned chemical that destroys the ozone layer, scientists suspect
Emissions of a banned, ozone-depleting chemical are on the rise, a group of scientists reported Wednesday, May 16, suggesting someone may be...
May 17, 2018 - 9:31pm
Warming planet could mean bigger corn crops for US farmers
An alarming increase in global temperatures from Earth's changing climate could bring an unexpected benefit for U.S. farmers who grow corn, the...
May 17, 2018 - 12:17pm
May 13, 2018
Plogging: A light run with big impact on litter
Bernard Kelly headed out for a Sunday-morning run late last month the same way he often does - with two plastic grocery bags in his hands. By...
May 13, 2018 - 10:42am