Davis’ Slam, 5 RBIs Carry Orioles Over Twins 9-5
Chris Davis extended his torrid start with a grand slam and five RBIs, and the Orioles used a five-run eighth inning to beat Minnesota 9-5 Friday in their home opener.
Official: Obama Proposes Cuts to Social Security
President Barack Obama's proposed budget will call for reductions in the growth of Social Security and other benefit programs while still insisting on more taxes from the wealthy in a renewed attempt to strike a broad deficit-cutting deal with Republicans, a senior administration official says.
US Economy Only Adds 88K Jobs, Rate Drops to 7.6 pct.
U.S. employers added just 88,000 jobs in March, the fewest in nine months and a sharp retreat after a period of strong hiring. The slowdown may signal that the economy is heading into a weak spring.
Panel: Offensive Names on Reservation Should Go
A South Dakota panel responsible for getting rid of offensive place names has proposed renaming two creeks and three other geographical features on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation to reflect the area's traditional use for deer hunting.
Aberdeen’s Airport Getting Backup De-icer
Aberdeen Regional Airport will be getting backup de-icing equipment next week.
Sturgis Rally to Implement New Vendor Fee System
Some Sturgis Motorcycle Rally vendors are unhappy with new fees being phased in.
Students Battle in South Dakota State Geographic Bee
A hundred students from across South Dakota are taking part in a state-level competition to determine who will represent South Dakota in the 25th annual National Geographic Bee.
Dakotas Grassland Fire About 75 Percent Contained
A fire that scorched nearly 22 square miles on the Grand River National Grasslands in the Dakotas is about 75 percent contained.
Campsites Available for Fort Sisseton Festival
State Game, Fish and Parks officials say plenty of campsites are still available for the annual Fort Sisseton Historic Festival.
Sioux Tribes Gather on Rosebud Indian Reservation
The second of a two-day meeting between several Sioux tribes gets under way Friday on the Rosebud Indian Reservation.