Hot Lotto ticket sold in Yankton worth $9K in latest drawing

US Supreme Court rejects appeal by death row inmate Berget

Ducks Unlimited opens Brookings office to expand habitat

South Dakota nun's book on Benedictine history reissued

Proposed ethanol plant in SD would push production westward

Gymnastics coach in South Dakota to retire after 37 years

Faulkton's ed board taking proposals for possible new school

Andover man develops program to help farmers calculate costs

Brookings powerlifter raises money for sick children

House panel passes plan authorizing new games for Deadwood

Company pursuing wind farm appeals rejection of towers

Proposed $25 million solar farm near Sioux Falls shot down

SD seeks comments for Black Hills fisheries management plans

House committee set to take up youth minimum wage measure

Daugaard signs companion bill to balanced budget resolution

Senate kills bill allowing sergeants-at-arms to carry guns

Panel defeats plan to allowed concealed carry without permit

House approves proposal to overhaul conflict-of-interest law

Anti-Common Core plan fails to get full House consideration

SD delegation criticizes Obama's veto on Keystone XL pipeline

House panel buys more time to review transportation funding

Sioux Falls police arrest 3 teens in stolen SUV at school

Director of VA Black Hills Health Care System retiring

Opponents of proposed solar farm near Sioux Falls appealing

Report: Many Dakotas college students go elsewhere to finish

Man gets 5 years in Sioux Falls beating, kidnapping

Pheasants Forever office wants to protect fowls' habitat

SD-based ambulance service to begin petition to change rules

1 injured after 2 semis crash under overpass along I-90

Deadline approaching for land purchase offers on Pine Ridge

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Opinion: Bridge deserves a better name
There were three Selma to Montgomery marches in March 1965, and Rosa Parks had missed the first one. Parks, whose act of civil disobedience sparked the Montgomery bus boycott in 1955, moved to Detroit two years later for safety reasons. Death threats, in Alabama, were too much for her to endure.
'That blow smashed his skull'
C.T. Vivian, Joanne Bland and Clark Olsen recount their experiences during the Civil Rights Movement in Selma, Alabama. Read more at
'Unparalleled': Photos of the civil rights movement
Selma, it seems, is everywhere.
Hundreds snowbound on highway
Florida resident Sue Ellen Kilgallon knew the storm was coming and tried to get out of northern Kentucky. Instead, she got stuck in the snow on Interstate 65 for more than 14 hours.
Plane skids off runway at LaGuardia
An Delta flight skidded off a runway late Thursday morning at New York's LaGuardia airport.
American ambassador attacked
A man opposed to the joint South Korea-U.S. military drills attacked the American ambassador in Seoul, slashing his face and arms as he was about to give a speech Thursday morning.
Fugitive nabbed after taunting on Facebook
A suspect from Ohio learned a valuable lesson this week: Don't taunt authorities on social media, especially when you're a wanted man.
More Americans joining ISIS
One is a 21-year-old California man accused of trying to travel to Syria to join ISIS. The other a 17-year-old Virginia student charged with helping recruit for ISIS.
'Top Gun' ship sold for scrap
The USS Ranger is on its way to be dismantled after efforts to turn it into a floating museum failed.
Police officer killed in 'ambush'
A suburban Atlanta police officer is dead after an apparent ambush while his colleague's life was spared by his radio.
Lion opens car door, terrifies family
A family in South Africa was stunned when a lion in a safari park opened their car door with his teeth.
'Seinfeld' actor dies
Daniel von Bargen, the talented character actor perhaps best known for playing George Costanza's imbecilic boss Mr. Kruger during the last season of "Seinfeld," has died. He was 64.
Navy's newest crew: 'The Three Presidents'
The U.S. Navy doesn't just do stuff "for fun," says the command master chief of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, but what 30% of the ship's crew will be up to over the next year or so can at least be termed pretty cool. And it will certainly be unprecedented.
Feds raid alleged 'maternity hotels'
Ala. Supreme Court: No same-sex marriage licenses
The Alabama Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered probate judges in the state to stop issuing licenses for same-sex marriages.
Heat's Bosh out for season with blood clots
Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh will miss at least the remainder of the season after developing blood clots on one of his lungs, the team announced Saturday.
Jones-Drew calls it quits after 9-year career
Running back Maurice Jones-Drew announced his retirement Thursday after a nine-year NFL career.
Bad break: Pence out 6-8 weeks after HBP
San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence suffered a nondisplaced fracture of his left ulna Thursday and will be out six to eight weeks, the team said.
Kerr: Not our job to promote Curry as MVP
Warriors coach Steve Kerr would like Stephen Curry to win the MVP award, but his focus is elsewhere as his team enters the stretch.
NBA: Harden fouled in final seconds vs. Griz
The NBA ruled Thursday the three officials erred in the closing moments of the Houston Rockets' Wednesday nights loss to the Memphis Grizzlies.
GM: Jeter should be Yankees' last captain
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said on Thursday that no Yankee will succeed Derek Jeter as captain of the New York Yankees any time soon, and maybe, never again.
Source: McGee-Celts deal fizzles over option
Talks between the Boston Celtics and 7-footer JaVale McGee have fallen apart Thursday afternoon, a source told
MLBPA backs Hamilton, looks to squash leaks
The MLBPA sprang to the defense of Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton on Thursday, issuing a statement critical of news leaks that it calls "cowardly" and intended to hurt Hamilton "personally and professionally."
TE Donnell OK after plane skids off runway
New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell was one of the passengers on a Delta Airlines flight that skidded off the runway while landing at New York's LaGuardia airport Thursday morning.
Heavy duty: Baylor to try 410-pounder at TE
The Baylor Bears are having LaQuan McGowen -- all 6-foot-7, 410 pounds of him -- practice at tight end and at H-back during spring practices.
Olsen inks 3-year, $22.5M deal with Panthers
The Carolina Panthers on Thursday signed Pro Bowl tight end Greg Olsen to a three-year extension worth $22.5 million.
Wilfork a free agent as Pats decline option
Veteran defensive tackle Vince Wilfork tweeted Thursday that the New England Patriots have informed him they will not be picking up the option in his contract, thus making him a free agent when the league year begins March 10.
NBPA attorney: Union expects age limit clash
An attorney for the union representing NBA players strongly indicated Thursday that the association will want players to again have the age limit for go pro lowered in the next round of collective bargaining.
NFL: Hardy, on exempt list, OK to sign deal
Carolina Panthers defensive end and soon-to-be free agent Greg Hardy will be allowed to sign a new contract even if he remains on the commissioner's exempt list.
Dockett on new team: 49ers 'hit the lottery'
Defensive end Darnell Dockett will stay in the NFC West next season, signing with the San Francisco 49ers, his agent Drew Rosenhaus announced Thursday on Twitter.