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Kiefer Sutherland not returning to ’24’

Kiefer Sutherland has officially opted out of returning to his hit show "24," but TV bosses are determined to continue without his character Jack Bauer.

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Improving job market bolsters case for Fed rate hike

U.S. employment rose at a solid clip in July and wages rebounded after a surprise stall in the prior month, signs of an improving economy that could open the door wider to a Federal Reserve interest rate hike in September.

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in Sports, Viral Videos

Amazing! Batter hits home run on backward swing

This could be the coolest home run in history.

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Iowa Beef Industry Council Names New Executive Director

AMES, Iowa (Aug 07, 2015) – The Iowa Beef Industry Council Board of Directors announced the selection of a new…

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Van, taxi latest NYC lodging option for bold, cheap visitors

There's no electricity, no running water, no bathroom. But the latest trend in cheap travel does include a "room" with a view.

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Oh pitches baseball, 8 sports bid for spot at 2020 Olympics

Representatives of new sports are making their case to be included in the 2020 Games.

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Mayweather defends upcoming Berto fight

Floyd Mayweather's latest title defense began outside the ring on Thursday as he fought to validate his upcoming bout against Andre Berto.

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WATCH: Making the Pro Football Hall of Fame gold jacket

Go behind the scenes into the making of the iconic Gold Jacket for the 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame class.

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10 people you see at a college party

We all know at least a few of these people ... and admit it, you might be one of them.

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Giant tortoise makes a great escape

Neighbors called local police after spotting a giant 80-pound tortoise slowly crawling in the streets of Florida.

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Vin Diesel’s fans push him into fantasy

The actor talks about how his fans convinced him to enter the world of fantasy movies in "The Last Witch Hunter" and how hard it is to juggle his busy schedule.

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Shhhh! Secret weddings new vogue for Hollywood

The hush-hush ceremonies are a stark contrast with the lavish celebrity weddings of the past.

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Spieth re-sets goals for year, eyes top spot in rankings

Though Spieth's bid for a calendar grand slam of the majors ended at St. Andrews, he can still add a third leg at next week's PGA Championship while he would become world number one with victory this Sunday at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.

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Arnolds Park Amusement Park to Receive Award

The National Amusement Park Historical Association will be presenting a plaque to Arnolds Park Amusement Park next week.

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Jon Stewart signs off from ‘The Daily Show’ with a look back

Jon Stewart wrapped up his long-running "The Daily Show" on Thursday with effusive tributes to his show's staff, many on hand to see him off while political and media luminaries who served as some of the satirist's favorite targets, from Bill O'Reilly to Hillary Clinton, appeared on tape.

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Okoboji Fourth Grader Leading Clean-Up Efforts

Beach-goers will see some unique boxes on two beaches in the lakes area this summer.

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10 years on, Hurricane Katrina’s scars endure for New Orleans

A decade after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans seems to have found its rhythm again: the French Quarter is choked with tourists, construction cranes tower over the skyline, and hipsters bike to cafes in gentrifying neighborhoods.

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Blows for Obama as key lawmakers come out against Iran deal

U.S. President Barack Obama's hopes of preserving the nuclear deal between Iran and world powers were dealt a setback on Thursday when Chuck Schumer, one of the top Democrats in the U.S. Senate, said he would the oppose the agreement.

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It’s all about Trump at raucous Republican debate

Donald Trump refused to rule out an independent White House bid and bristled at questions about his attitudes toward women, leaving his rivals struggling for attention on Thursday during a feisty first Republican presidential debate.

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in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Aug. 7.

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Estherville Teen Accident

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An Estherville teen is injured after his vehicle struck a tree.

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Highway 60 Project Delayed

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The completion date for the four-lane expansion of Highway 60 from Mountain Lake to Butterfield has been delayed.

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Alta Man Sentenced To Prison

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An Alta man charged in a theft and an armed robbery receives a prison sentence.

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Sutherland Facility Groundbreaking

A groundbreaking ceremony for a new structure in Sutherland is set for Friday.

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Woman Killed After Pickup Runs Through Nursing Home

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The collision killed 88-year-old Anna Dykstra...