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WATCH: Baby kangaroo rejected by mom gets help from humans.

Staffers at South Dakota's Bramble Park Zoo are caring for the joey, named Olive, and will introduce her to her kangaroo family next month.

- ABC News - US

She tried to divorce him since 2005, had to move out of Mississippi to do it.

Mississippi is one of 2 states — the other is South Dakota — without true no-fault divorce.         

- USA TODAY - US

Making Mount Rushmore.

Mount Rushmore, in the Black Hills of South Dakota, is perhaps the country's most shining monument of both presidential history and American ambition. Mount Rushmore after completion. | Each president was carefully chosen to tell our nation's story: its birth , democratic growth , expansion , and preservation . But creating ...

- The Week - US

Bits: How Tech Policies May Evolve Under Republicans and Trump.

Senator John Thune of South Dakota, who leads the commerce committee that oversees tech and telecommunications, explains efforts to roll back Obama-era actions.

- New York Times - US

#AM_Equality Tipsheet: February 16, 2017.

SD LAWMAKERS ADVANCE BILL TO ALLOW TAXPAYER-FUNDED ANTI-LGBTQ DISCRIMINATION AT ADOPTION AGENCIES: Yesterday, HRC strongly condemned a vote by the South Dakota Senate Health and Human Services Committee advancing discriminatory legislation targeting LGBTQ people and other minorities. Senate Bill 149 would enshrine ...

- Human Rights Campaign - US

S.D. Lawmakers Advance License to Discriminate' Bill For Taxpayer-Funded Adoption Agencies.

Today, HRC and the ACLU of South Dakota condemned a vote by the South Dakota Senate Health and Human Services Committee advancing discriminatory legislation targeting LGBTQ people and other minorities.Senate Bill 149would enshrine taxpayer-funded discrimination into state law by allowing state-funded adoption and foster ...

- Human Rights Campaign - US

US: Don't Cancel Oil Transparency Rule.

Republicans introduced joint resolutions in the United States Senate and House of Representatives today that would gut efforts to carry out a key law for fighting corruption in resource-rich countries, Human Rights Watch said today. Senator Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma introduced the resolution in the Senate, co-sponsored by ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

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