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Republican Sen. John Thune Defends Senate Health Care Bill.

NPR's Kelly McEvers interviews Republican Sen. John Thune of South Dakota, who was one of the people who worked on the Senate health care bill, about the last minute negotiations and the finished product.

- NPR - US

South Dakota Native Americans Struggle With Homelessness.

Webster Allen Two Hawk Jr. had not had a drink in six weeks – one of the conditions for getting a bed at the Rapid City, South Dakota rescue mission. But the 55-year-old Sicangu Lakota artist had received some bad news that cold day in March: All of his artwork had been stolen. In his distress, Two Hawk got drunk with ...

- Voice of America - US

South Dakota man accused of threats pleads to drug charges.

A South Dakota man accused of livestreaming himself brandishing weapons and making threats outside an anti-Islam event in April has pleaded not guilty to drug charges.

- FOX News - US

South Dakota National Guard hosts annual training exercise.

The Golden Coyote training exercise this week includes 30 military units from 13 states, Guam, Canada and Denmark, as well as a handful of service members from Germany and the United Kingdom.

- Stars and Stripes - US

12 facts about Watertown, SD.

Did you know the best pizza is South Dakotan Irish? Read on...

- Matador Network - US

Tip helps nab wanted polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs.

PIERRE, S.D. " Polygamous leader Lyle Jeffs' one-year run from justice was ended by pliers, sharp-eyed pawn shop workers and an astute off-duty detective in a small town in South Dakota.The events leading to Jeffs' capture...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Tip helps nab wanted polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs.

Polygamous leader Lyle Jeffs' one-year run from justice was ended by pliers, sharp-eyed pawn shop workers and an astute off-duty detective in a small town in South Dakota.

- FOX News - US

Raw: Fugitive Polygamist Caught in South Dakota.

Polygamous leader Lyle Jeffs was arrested in South Dakota on Wednesday. He escaped from home confinement in Utah in 2016, before his trial in an alleged food stamp fraud scheme. He's part of a religious sect that believes in polygamy.         

- USA TODAY - US

Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs captured after 1 year.

SALT LAKE CITY — Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs was captured Wednesday night in South Dakota after being on the run for nearly a year after escaping from home confinement in Utah pending trial on food stamp fraud charges.

- Yahoo! News - US

South Dakota pawn shop workers help nab polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs.

Polygamous leader Lyle Jeffs' one-year run from justice was ended by pliers, sharp-eyed pawn shop workers and an astute off-duty detective in a small town in South Dakota. The events leading to Jeffs' capture Wednesday in a lakeside area near the South Dakota-Nebraska state line where he was living...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Pawn shop workers help nab polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs.

Polygamous leader Lyle Jeffs' one-year run from justice was ended by pliers, sharp-eyed pawn shop workers and an astute off-duty detective in a small town in South Dakota. The events … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Fugitive polygamist defendant in food stamp fraud arrested in South Dakota

Lyle Steed Jeffs, a fugitive polygamous congregational leader who fled federal custody amid court proceedings over food stamp fraud has been arrested.         

- USA TODAY - US

'Not a witch hunt, no' says GOP senator of investigation, disputing Trump outright

Donald Trump calls the investigation into his presidency the "single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history;" GOP Sen. John Thune of South Dakota flatly rejected that assertion Thursday morning on MSNBC's Morning Joe: It's not a witch hunt, no,' Thune said. Thune went on to praise special counsel Robert Mueller ...

- Daily Kos - US

Tip leads to arrest of polygamist Mormon sect leader Lyle Jeffs, FBI says

Bishop Lyle Jeffs, leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, was living out of his car for two weeks before his arrest in Yankton, South Dakota, an FBI official said Thursday.

- Billings Gazette - US

Polygamist leader arrested after nearly a year on the run

Lyle Jeffs, a leader of the polygamist Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, was arrested without incident Wednesday night in South Dakota after being on the lam for close to a year. Jeffs, 57, was one of 11 FLDS members charged last year with felony conspiring to defraud the Supplemental Nutrition ...

- The Week - US

Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs captured after 'year on the lam'

Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs was captured Wednesday at a marina in southeast South Dakota after being on the run for nearly a year after ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Fugitive polygamist Lyle Jeffs discovered in South Dakota after nearly a year on the run

Jeffs took over leadership of the FLDS church after his brother Warren Jeffs was sentenced to life for child rape.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs captured in South Dakota after year on run

Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs has been captured in South Dakota while apparently living out of his pickup truck after nearly a year on the run, authorities said Thursday. Jeffs was alone near a lakeside marina and hours away from a compound run by the polygamous group when an off duty police...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

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