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Curiosity does in bear cubs after escape from wildlife park.

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Two bear cubs that escaped from a South Dakota wildlife park didn't get far, due in part to their curiosity.

- Billings Gazette - US

Marty Jackley asks Kristi Noem to sign clean campaign pledge.

PIERRE, S.D. — Attorney General Marty Jackley is challenging U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem to sign a clean campaign pledge in South Dakota's Republican primary for governor.

- Billings Gazette - US

Man Jailed for Bringing Guns to Anti-Islam Event.

A South Dakota man who carried guns into an anti-Islam speaking event and livestreamed a Facebook video from outside afterward has been sentenced. Ehab Jaber, of Sioux Falls, pleaded guilty in July to a federal firearms charge. On Monday, US District Judge Lawrence Piersol sentenced the 46-year-old to seven months...

- Newser - US

U.S. Navy Launches Most High-Tech & Stealthy Nuclear Attack Submarine Ever.

Kris Osborn Security, Acoustic Superiority is the goal. The new acoustic superiority' effort is immersed in performing tactical assessments as well as due diligence from an academic standpoint to make sure the service looks at all the threat vectors – whether that be hydrodynamics, acoustics, lasers, among others. The ...

- The National Interest - US

South Dakota man who took guns to anti-Islam event sentenced.

A South Dakota man who carried guns into an anti-Islam speaking event and livestreamed a Facebook video from outside afterward has been sentenced to seven years in prison.

- FOX News - US

The Navy is launching its most high-tech and stealthy attack sub ever.

The Navy is now launching the most technologically advanced attack submarine it has ever developed by christening the USS South Dakota — a Block III Virginia-Class attack submarine engineered with a number of never-before-seen undersea technical innovations. While service officials say many of the details of this new ...

- Business Insider - US

USS South Dakota, Navy's newest attack submarine, christened in Groton.

The USS South Dakota, the ninth Virginia-class submarine built by General Dynamics Electric Boat for the U.S. Navy, was unveiled and christened in Groton on Saturday.

- Stars and Stripes - US

USS South Dakota to be christened at Connecticut shipyard.

GROTON, Conn. — Dignitaries from Connecticut, Rhode Island and South Dakota will be gathering at the Electric Boat Shipyard to help launch a new submarine.

- Billings Gazette - US

South Dakota high school cancels homecoming after 'Go back to the Rez' attack on Native American students.

The homecoming dance, parade and football game at a Sturgis, South Dakota high school have been cancelled after social media showed “Go back to the Rez” painted on a car that was destroyed prior to the scheduled game with Pine Ridge High School for students on the nearby Pine Ridge India...

- The Raw Story - US

2 South Dakota women share their stories of harassment, rape.

A former South Dakota state senator, inspired by the dozens of women publicly accusing film producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment or sexual assault, decided to come forward Friday with … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

2 South Dakota women share their stories of harassment, rape.

PIERRE, S.D. — A former South Dakota state senator, inspired by the dozens of women publicly accusing film producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment or sexual assault, decided to come forward Friday with her own story of being sexually…

- Billings Gazette - US

South Dakota high school cancels homecoming over car-bash controversy

A South Dakota school forfeited its homecoming football game and canceled a school dance after students spray-painted a racist phrase about Native Americans.

- UPI - US

South Dakota school probes racist stunt before football game

A South Dakota high school has launched an investigation after photos posted on social media show students destroying a car with "Go back to the Rez" painted on the side, ahead of a football game against a school from a nearby Indian reservation.

- FOX News - US

38 South Dakota school districts face teacher-pay penalty

- Education Week - US

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