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in Sports

Wambach retires

The leading career scorer in international soccer announced her retirement shortly after the U.S. national team celebrated its Women's World Cup victory at the White House.

Lamar Odom

in Entertainment, Sports

Kardashian not back with Odom despite divorce dismissal

Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom filed a court petition dismissing a divorce filing, but the reality TV star says that doesn't mean they're reconciling after the former NBA star was found unconscious in a Nevada brothel.


in Weird

‘I boo’: Couple gets married at haunted theme park

The bridesmaids wore black and the flower girl showed up in a skeleton costume at a wedding held at a haunted theme park in New Hampshire.


in National

Anemic report card for nation’s school kids

It's a not-so rosy report card for the nation's schoolchildren.


in Entertainment

#FreeBacon sizzles on social media

Bacon lovers took to social media to express disdain over a World Health Organization report that said processed meat is likely to cause cancer.


in National

Senate approves major cybersecurity bill

The legislation is the first serious attempt in Congress to combat computer hacks that have hit a growing number of businesses and government agencies in recent years.


in National

Rivals see chance for opening against Trump, Carson at Republican debate

Seasoned politicians trailing Donald Trump and Ben Carson for the Republican presidential nomination are eager to shift the campaign focus to the economy and policy in Wednesday’s debate.


in National

Paul Ryan: On the path to job he says he never wanted

Republicans nominated Wisconsin's Paul Ryan to replace retiring House Speaker John Boehner, uniting around the party's former vice presidential nominee who has promised more openness in the way the chamber is run.


in National, World

U.S. weighs special forces in Syria, helicopters in Iraq

The United States is considering sending a small number of special operations forces to Syria and attack helicopters to Iraq as it weighs options to build momentum in the battle against Islamic State, U.S. officials said.


in National

Congress aims for fast budget, debt limit passage

A U.S. budget and debt ceiling deal is headed toward quick action in Congress as lawmakers rushed to avert yet another fiscal standoff.


in National

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, Oct. 28

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


in Viral Videos

‘Crying in a Sweater’

Kristen Wiig debuts the trailer for her new, extremely independent movie, on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."

farm house

in Local

Ag Department’s Weekly Crop Report For SD

Farmers are making progress getting late-season row crops in the bin.


in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, Oct. 28.


in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 28

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

‘Mortdecai,’ ‘American Ultra’ among the year’s biggest box office flops


The list of this year's most disappointing box office performers is out.

in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Three ways to curb holiday spending


Ah, the holidays. A time to get together, celebrate with family and make questionable life choices.

in Black Friday, National

History of the holiday: Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.