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Thai man bloodied but unbowed after intimate attack by snake

A Thai man is recovering from a bloody encounter with a 10-foot python that slithered through the plumbing of his home and latched its jaws onto his penis as he was using a squat toilet.

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Blake Shelton finally tries sushi

Jimmy Fallon takes "The Voice" judge out for a little dinner and a chance to broaden his horizons.

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‘Flags in’ for Memorial Day weekend

The tradition marks the beginning of Memorial Day weekend activities around the nation.

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Orleans Accident

A Spencer woman is injured after brakes in her vehicle malfunctioned.

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Summer Reading Program Kickoff

A main focus of the program is to prevent summer reading loss for students...

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Wednesday Storm Recap

More thunderstorms are likely today through Wednesday...

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REVIEW: ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ is totally pointless, boring sequel

Not even Johnny Depp - reliable as ever inside a fright wig and exaggerated make up - can save this sequel.

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Trump wins the Republican nomination for president

Billionaire businessman Donald Trump has reached the number of delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination for president.

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Wagner

This week features Garrett Wagner of the South O'Brien FFA Chapter in Paullina.

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Soy Quality and How It Is Measured

Seth Naeve of the University of Minnesota talks about factors that impact soy quality and how our local beans stack up to the competition's.

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4 hours ago in Obituaries

Cecil Zahren, 92, of Lake Park

Services for 92-year-old Cecil Zahren of Lake Park will be Saturday, May 28th, at 10:30am at United Methodist Church in…

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Stage is set for toughest National Spelling Bee ever

The final day of the Scripps National Spelling Bee could feature the most difficult words ever used in the competition.

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TSA chief: Help is on the way to address long airport lines

The head of the Transportation Security Administration said the beleaguered agency will add 768 new screeners by mid-June to deal with increasingly long airport security lines that have caused passengers to miss flights even before the busy summer travel season.

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Clay County Sheriff Candidates Meet

Chris Raveling and Brad Hawley are each looking to replace the retiring Randy Krukow...

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Public pools are gross, but you’ll go swimming anyway

A new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says almost 80 percent of public pools fail routine health inspections.

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‘The Fast and the Furious’ racing back to theaters for anniversary run

The first film in the highly-popular franchise was released on June 22, 2001 and will hit theaters again next month for a limited nationwide run.

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Dustin Diamond back in jail in Wisconsin

The former "Saved by the Bell" star reportedly violated the terms of his parole.

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7 hours ago in National

Hundreds protest for $15 minimum wage at McDonald’s headquarters

Hundreds of protesters marched through pouring rain to call for higher wages and union rights at McDonald's Corp on Wednesday, leading the hamburger chain to shut down its headquarters a day before its annual meeting.

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WATCH: ‘Game of Thrones’ creators apologize

They're not sorry for killing off Hodor ... they're sorry for the aftermath.

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Funding battle begins with House bill on regulators, agencies

The first shots in a political battle over funding for a range of federal activities rang out during a congressional subcommittee hearing on Wednesday, as Republicans and Democrats took opposing stances on a budget bill for financial regulators and other agencies.

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Orleans Accident

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A Spencer woman is injured after brakes in her vehicle malfunctioned.

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Summer Reading Program Kickoff

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Spencer Library

A main focus of the program is to prevent summer reading loss for students...

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Wednesday Storm Recap

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More thunderstorms are likely today through Wednesday...

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Clay County Sheriff Candidates Meet

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Chris Raveling and Brad Hawley are each looking to replace the retiring Randy Krukow...

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Storm Lake Theft Arrest

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A theft charge has been levied against a Storm Lake woman .