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Stock futures rise but uncertainty remains

U.S. stock index futures were sharply higher on Wednesday, a day after a rally on Wall Street fizzled as concerns about China's economy overwhelmed a bout of bargain-hunting.

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Wilson tributes flow among calls for safety review

Wilson, a seven-time winner in IndyCar racing, died after suffering a severe head injury during a wreck in the closing laps of an IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway on Sunday.

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Day hopes to unseat Spieth as player of the year

Newly-crowned PGA Champion Jason Day sees the FedExCup playoffs as the opportunity for a challenge to world No. 1 Jordan Spieth in the voting for the PGA Tour Player of the Year award.

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Meet the dog who helped bust Jared Fogle

This rambunctious black Lab named Bear is a bloodhound for the digital age.

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Caitlyn Jenner Halloween costume sparks social media outrage

Retailers selling "Call Me Caitlyn" costumes have sparked a social media firestorm from critics who say the get-up insults transgender people and promotes stereotypes.

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Amazon offering ‘Prime’ alcohol

The online retailer is expanding Prime Now, its one- and two-hour service, to Seattle, where the company is headquartered, and offering alcohol deliveries there.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, Aug. 26.

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, Aug. 26

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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We spend a lot of time stuck in traffic

A strong economy and cheap gas have put more motorists on U.S. roads, leading to the worst-ever traffic congestion and forcing the average commuter to waste 42 hours a year stuck in traffic jams.

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What if Daniel is the real ‘Karate Kid’ bully?

In this alternate version of the classic film, Daniel LaRusso is the one who picks every fight in "The Karate Kid."

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Many drivers ignoring new tech features in cars

Carmakers are adding everything from remote car unlocking to self-parking systems in their newest models as they try to make vehicles more connected to the Internet and more automated.

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The $1.5-million fall

Having a bad day? Just remember, it could be worse.

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Today in entertainment history: Aug. 26

A look at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Storm Lake Assault Arrest

A Storm Lake man is arrested after an assault.

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Amy Schumer channels ‘American Gothic’ on Twitter

The "Trainwreck" star takes trolling to the next level, with a little help from J.K. Simmons.

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Not so fast, Big Ben

It's among the most recognizable landmarks in the world but the iconic clock has been telling the wrong time.

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Semi vs Tractor Accident

Spencer, IA (KICD) -- A collision of a semi and a tractor results in injuries to a 14-year old Terril male.

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Child Pornography Distributer to Prison

33-year old James Ney has been sentenced to 13 years in federal prison...

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Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over

This Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over starts today and runs through Labor Day...

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WATCH: Llama drama

"Phantom" the llama lived up to its name, evading animal control officers, neighbors and its owner for close to three hours before being caught.

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SCT Presents: “The Honky Tonk Angels”

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Spencer, IA (KICD)–The Spencer Community Theatre will present a cabaret show this weekend. Executive Director Connie Goeken tells KICD News…

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New Windfarms In Northwest Iowa

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The estimated investment for the two projects is $900 million...

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GOP Picnic Features Presidential Contenders

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Three Republican Presidential candidates spoke at Thursday night multi-county GOP picnic in Okoboji...

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Fatal Accident Near Sheldon

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The Identity of the victim is being withheld pending notification of next of kin...

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Fatal Dirt Bike Accident

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A car versus dirt bike accident has taken the life of a May City man...