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in Sports

What a howler! World Cup teaches U.S. fans new lingo

Fixtures have nothing to do with plumbing, kit means uniform, and clean sheet is a shutout. The World Cup is teaching Americans a whole new vocabulary.

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in Weird

Russia launches ‘swear bot’ to squash foul mouths

Software known as the "swear-bot" will be used to police cursing on the Internet.

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in Entertainment

Robin Williams back in rehab

Williams' rep says the actor/comedian is working on maintaining his sobriety.

in Local

Highway 59 Re-Opened

Highway 59 in Cherokee and Ida counties will open at 1 p.m. today with the completion of stage 1 construction...

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Kiley Miller Named New ILCDC President & CEO

Miller will replace Kathy Evert, who announced her resignation earlier this year...

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Primghar OWI Accident

A Spencer woman faces charges in connection to an OWI accident that landed a Primghar man in the hospital...

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in Music

Dolly Parton sets Glastonbury record

The superstar draws the largest crowd in festival history, organizers say.

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in Local

Child Calls 911

A 3-year-old boy is being credited with calling 911 and stopping the sexual abuse of his mother...

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in National

Judge overturns conviction of ‘cannibal cop’

A former NYPD officer found guilty of plotting to kidnap, cook and eat women has had his conviction overturned.

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in Local

West Nile Confirmed In Clay County

The case involves an adult male aged 18 to 40 who is recovering...

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in Entertainment

Adam Levine starred in ‘Begin Again’ for free

The Maroon 5 frontman and "The Voice" judge is making his big screen debut.

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in National

Food makers feel their way toward online future

Grocery manufacturers are struggling to adapt to the online world.

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in National

GM’s ignition-switch crisis deepens

General Motors' safety crisis over deadly ignition switches deepened on Monday with the recall of 8.2 million more cars.

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in Sports

Sterling’s mental fitness won’t feature at Clippers trial

The trial, set to start Monday, will decide whether Shelly Sterling can become the sole controlling trustee of the family trust that owns the team.

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in Sports

Kidd goes to Bucks after Drew fired

The Brooklyn Nets have allowed coach Jason Kidd to pursue an opportunity with Milwaukee after the Bucks fired head coach Larry Drew.

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in Entertainment

‘Community’ coming back to TV

Fans everywhere are rejoicing as the Internet saves the cult comedy.

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in Entertainment

Could Nick Cannon play Richard Pryor?

Nick Cannon has sparked rumors he is to portray comedy icon Richard Pryor in a new project after dropping a number of hints on social media.

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in National

White House defends pick for next VA chief

The White House on Monday dismissed concerns that he may lack a understanding of issues facing recent war veterans.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, July 1.

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in Viral Videos

‘Superman’ of pants

Why use your hands to get dressed when you can do this no-pants dance?

Local Headlines

in Local

Storm Boat Capsizing

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No injuries were reported in a boat capsizing in Storm Lake ...

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Grassley Visiting NW Iowa

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Senator Chuck Grassley will be holding eight town meetings in Iowa...

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AVHF Named A Top CAH

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Avera Holy Family Hospital Hospital deemed one of the top 20 Critical Access Hospitals in the nation...

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Nursing Home Fined

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North Lake Manor of Storm Lake has been fined more than $31,000...

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Iowa Budget

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Iowa's State Auditor Mary Mosiman is predicting the state budget will remain positive for the next 11 months...