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Mitchell burglary suspects sought

On 11-9-18 between 10:45 P.M and 10:55 P.M.,  2 unknown individuals forcibly entered a business in the 900 Block of East Spruce, Mitchell SD.  Stolen during this burglary was a safe containing over $500.00 cash.  The two subject are believed to have been in a white passenger car, unknown model that was seen in the …

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Mitchell man accused of a stabbing death pleads guilty

A Mitchell man accused of stabbing another man to death in August of 2017 now says he’s guilty. 50 year old Anthony Lewis was set to stand trial late this month on murder charges in the death of Quinn Patrick Schleuning in the 100 block of East Second. Lewis agreed to plead guilty to first-degree …

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Amid search for North Carolina 13-year-old Hania Noelia Aguilar, authorities ask residents to check properties for ‘anything unusual’

FBI Charlotte(WASHINGTON) — Authorities are asking residents in North Carolina’s Robeson County to check their properties this weekend for “anything unusual or out of place” amid the ongoing search for kidnapped 13-year-old Hania Noelia Aguilar. “If you see something that doesn’t belong or is not normal, do not touch anything (you could damage possible evidence) …

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Threat of violence at home spurs LGBT migrants on to the border

Robert Zepeda/ABC News(TIJUANA, Mexico) —  A group of LGBT migrants was among the first members of the so-called caravan to arrive in Tijuana this week, seeking asylum from some of the most violent countries in the world where gay and trans people are particularly targeted, according to Amnesty International. “We came with the caravan, and …

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Devastating California wildfires leave 74 dead, more than 1,000 others unaccounted for

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) — More than 1,000 people are unaccounted for in California as deadly wildfires continue to burn at both ends of the state. The two monstrous blazes that both ignited last week have claimed a total of 74 lives while burning a total area of nearly 400 square miles, according to the …

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Smoke blankets San Francisco as residents forced to don masks to breathe

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN FRANCISCO) — Flames from the deadly Camp Fire won’t reach California’s Bay Area, but that doesn’t mean it’s not still wreaking havoc on the region. Smoke from the Northern California fire is leading to record-high levels of air pollution. Masks have become the fashion statement du jour in San Francisco the past few days. …

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West Virginia fraternity suspended after member critically injured in fall

iStock/Thinkstock(MORGANTOWN, W.Va.) — A student at West Virginia University is in critical condition after a fall at the school’s Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity house — leading to the suspension of the chapter pending an investigation. David Rusko, 22, remains in the intensive care unit after the fall on Nov. 10. The school said Rusko appears …

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Argentine submarine found on bottom of Atlantic Ocean after year of searching

iStock/Thinkstock(BUENOS AIRES) — An Argentine submarine that went missing almost exactly one year ago has been found at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean. The Argentine Navy and Defense Ministry confirmed late Friday evening that the remains of the ARA San Juan submarine had been located in the south Atlantic Ocean at a depth of …

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Snow moves into Northern Plains as Midwest, Northeast brace for arctic cold

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Winter weather alerts are in place across nine states on Saturday as a clipper system will deliver snow from the Rockies through the Central Plains into the Great Lakes. Slick travel conditions are to be expected Saturday morning. Snow associated with a cold front is being pushed to the south by …

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Winter Weather Advisory issued November 16 at 7:45PM MST until November 17 at 3:00AM MST by NWS

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CST SATURDAY… * WHAT…Mixed precipitation. Additional snow accumulations of a half an inch to an inch and a half and ice accumulations of a light glaze. * WHERE…Portions of central, east central, south central and southeast South Dakota, northwest Iowa and southwest Minnesota.

Winter-like pattern continues across most of the Heartland

Across the Corn Belt, snow remains on the ground—following Thursday’s storm—from the middle Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley and the lower Great Lakes region, further delaying late-season soft red winter wheat planting efforts. Meanwhile in the upper Midwest, several factors—including locally excessive soil moisture and partially frozen soils—are an impediment to completing corn and …

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Attorney for female GoFundMe suspect claims she, too, was duped

ABC News(NEW YORK) — The attorney for the female member of a New Jersey trio charged with launching a GoFundMe campaign that warmed the hearts of millions and generated more than $400,000 in donations for a seemingly selfless homeless military vet claimed in a new interview with ABC News that she herself was victimized by …

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Alleged Khashoggi killers discussed plot minutes before he arrived: Turkish officials

Chris McGrath/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The team of alleged assassins sent to murder Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi discussed their plan to kill the writer while he was making his way to Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul, a high-level Turkish official familiar with the investigation told ABC News. The exchange, captured on recordings of Khashoggi’s …

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New definition of kilogram ditches old metal object for natural constants

iStock/Thinkstock(PARIS) — Scientists from 60 countries voted in a historic event in Versailles, France on Friday to change the definition of the kilogram, basing it on electric currents rather than a single solid object. The decision, made at the General Conference on Weights and Measurements, will retire the object known as “Le Grand K,” a …

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NCGA says DEMAND its top three goals

When it comes to the U.S. corn industry – corn leaders say it’s about this, “Our #1, #2 and #3 goals are demand, demand and demand,” says Jon Doggett, National Corn Growers’ Chief Executive Officer, interviewed by Brownfield at the 2019 NAFB Convention. NCGA President Lynn Chrisp, a Nebraska corn grower, tells Brownfield things weren’t …

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Florida teen accused of killing mom over a bad grade charged as adult with murder

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A Florida teenager accused of killing his mother over an argument about his school grade has been charged as an adult with first-degree murder. A Volusia grand jury indicted Gregory Ramos, 15, this week on one count of first degree murder — a crime that could be punishable by a life sentence, …

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Slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi remembered in funeral service as controversy over murder continues

Chris McGrath/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Friends and family of slain Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi gathered in the rain at Istanbul’s Fatih Mosque, one of the city’s oldest and most magnificent, to conduct funeral prayers over a bier that remained symbolically empty. More than a month after the writer’s murder inside the Saudi Arabian consulate …

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Is there a Speaker Pelosi 2.0?

Should Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D, CA) be elected Speaker of the House again?  I’ve been asked this question a dozen times in the last few days, with the question almost always followed by the asker’s multiple reasons why or why not Pelosi deserves to control the House. At best, I’m ambivalent.  If I step back, …

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Canada, China strengthen partnership

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada and China are in talks to deepen bilateral trade and work toward an “eventual” free trade agreement. Trudeau spoke with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at the third annual Canada-China leaders’ dialogue. The two leaders also recognized the outcomes of recent meetings including a commitment to double ag trade …

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